Seems every so often I see this particular chip regarded as the best ever made. I myself have heard it implemented several times over the years. 14 Apr The TDA is a very good chip. Even newer designs came back to the TDA I have not kept up with DAC converters, so I do not know if. Find great deals for Philips Tdaa S1 Crown Dual bit DAC Tda Shop with confidence on eBay!.

Author: Gora Tygolar
Country: Maldives
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Travel
Published (Last): 23 July 2012
Pages: 344
PDF File Size: 15.57 Mb
ePub File Size: 13.86 Mb
ISBN: 250-5-50369-467-4
Downloads: 51483
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Guran

Philips TDAA d/a converter –

Add to watch list. Read more about the condition. Implemented well in the Maganvox CDB as well. Please note the delivery estimate is greater than 8 business days. In other words, the unit was engineered on the premise that the signal output from the Txa1541 player would be completely linear and receive no phase correction.

Philips TDA1541

Measuring bandwidth is 20 kHz. My friend still has one so I do not have to rely only on memory for this comparison. For a twenty year old classic to be so good was a revelation. The positive slope of the latch enable signal is used to tdda1541 the end of the data input action td1a541 to determine the moment at which the outputs change their sample values. This arrangement was almost identical to the position of the cones under the 94 mk2. I discussed the design of the system in detail in June Vol.

Philips TDA1541A d/a converter

tdaa1541 In order to obtain a low capacitive feedthrough the data input is in a serial mode which requires only four input pins. See other items More The four currents are interchanged during equal time intervals controlled by an internal shift register. To minimize timing errors the converter contains on-chip data latches. Even newer designs came back to the TDA The S versions are guaranteed by Philips for this performance, but that does not mean that non S grades can not match the same performance level.

The vocal was solid, clear and very real sounding. A lazy modder dream.

From tdda1541 audiophile point of view, the TDAA S1 was a unique experiment that tested the performance limits of current device technology. Please enter a number less than or equal to 2.

The artificial forwardness that some CD players produce was absent and a wholly coherent, indeed organic sound filled the room. The 10k resistors will give uA which gives the required drive. At about the same time, Philips, who was manufacturing the devices, proposed a special “select” version of the TDAA that had a particularly high rate of conversion precision. All-in-one, easy to take-the-buffer-to-the-dustbin, and built-in power supply: The principle uses emitter scaling of transistors and is based on the basic statistical rule that the relative accuracy improves with the square root of the numbers involved, assuming an uncorrelated distribution between the transistor matching.

I was tempted to listen to the whole album but disciplined myself and placed Slovo in the tray of the Marantz CD7. If there is a non-linearity here, we can measure this as crossover distortion if the error has a fixed phase with the test signal. This item will ship to United Statesbut the seller has not specified shipping options.

Learn More – opens in a new window or tab International shipping and import charges paid to Pitney Bowes Inc. Report item – opens in a new window or tab. There are 63 items available. Whatever else you do.

This input format is especially suited for those cases in whi;h the circuits in front of the DAC use a tda15411 serial format. The result was an ingenious digital filter that combined 4x-oversampling and noise-shaping—the latter is effectively a digital feedback loop, the error produced when the filtered digital data are truncated to 14 bits being fed back to the beginning—to give a digital system with full bit resolution.

Why all the love for the TDA? | Audiogon Discussion Forum

The TDA is a very good chip. Yes, my password is: All in all Being You was so good I listened to this track again. Have one to sell? In actual fact, the secret to the excellent tra1541 produced by the Philips SAA digital filter incorporated into the TDA is not obvious at first.

The CD with the slide out controls drawer was my very first CD player. What grades does the TDAA have? Your guess is as good as mine.

On mine, the light bar above tda151 main control buttons lights up in blue. This however was not utilized in any Marantz CD players. All of the listening was done with this setting in place and with the display switched off; it sounded a tad better this way. Any international shipping and import charges are paid in part to Pitney Bowes Inc.