The Studiospares RED507 Toslink S/PDIF - AES/EBU is a professional quality digital converter unit.
The RED507 allows the simultaneous transfer of two channels of digital audio in either format in either direction. The unit converts between AES/EBU (XLR) and S/PDIF (TOSlink fibre optic) and all transfers are made without leaving the digital domain.
The RED507 is manufactured from die-cast aluminium, which showcases the high specification build quality that the RED500 series is famous for. With metal endplates that have the connectors mounted, this unit like everything else in the RED500 series will be ready to withstand any treatment thrown it’s way, whether that be in the recording studio or out on the road.
Some applications the RED507 would be ideal for is connecting CD player sources into your recording chain, allowing you to extract audio from a CD or other S/PDIF sources. The front of the RED507 features 1x Input and 1x Output TOSlink fibre optic connectors and a DC power input. Moving to the back of the unit. The RED507 houses 1x Input and 1x Output AES/EBU (XLR) connectors.
The accepted sample rates of the RED507 are: 44.1 | 48 | 88.2 | 96 kHz. Additionally, the accepted bit depths for the RED507 are: 16 and 24 bit. The RED507 requires power when using the unit and comes with an included power supply upon purchase.