Direct Stream Digital

Definitions

Electronics

  • An encoding format with a sampling rate of approximately 2.82 MHz, utilized for converting analog audio into a digital signal. Direct stream digital provides a frequency response that extends from 0 Hz to over 100 kHz, a dynamic range of over 120 dB, and information for multiple independent channels. Used, for instance, in SACDs. Its abbreviation is DSD.
  • acronymDSD
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