Amiga Audio Peripherals


SoundStage

> Company: Applied Magic, USA
> Date: 1996
> Amiga: A3000, A4000
> Interface: Zorro III
> Autoconfig ID: ID16708 / 0

Features
Developed To Operate In Conjunction With The Broadcaster Elite And The Broadcaster32 Non-Linear Video Editing Cards
Requirements:
Broadcaster Elite Or Digital Broadcaster 32 Video Card
32 Bit SCSI Device (For Example Phase5’S Fastlane Z3)
SuperBuster 11
AmigaOS 3.X

Processor
Texas Instruments TMS320C30 @ 40 MHz DSP
20 MIPS, 40 MFLOPS

Memory
256 KB SRAM Audio Sample Memory Expandable Up To 4 MB With Two SIMMs
32 KB High Speed Dual Ported SRAM Program Memory

Audio Support
Crystal CS4225 16 Bit Audio Codec (Quad Channel Version Of The CS4215)
16 Internal 16 Bit Audio Channels (With At Least 2 MB SRAM)
Sample Rates: 32, 44.1, 48 KHz
Realtime Volume Envelope Control (I.E. No Rendering)
Realtime Pan Control – Place Sound Anywhere In The Room
Audio Effects: Compression, Noise Gating, Reverb
Audio Scrubbing

Video Effects Support
Also Serves As A Transition And CG Rendering Accelerator
Accelerates Transition Rendering Times To 4-10x Faster Over A Stock A4000
More Complex Transitions And Video Effects Such As 3D Page Turns With Realistic Rendering Time

I/O
Inputs
2 Balanced +4 DBu XLR Analog Inputs
1 (Stereo Pair) Digital Input (AES / EBU Format)
Outputs
4 Balanced +4 DBu XLR Analog Outputs (Ie. Surround Capable)
1 (Stereo Pair) Digital Output (AES / EBU Format)
Digital I/O Also Supports The SP/DIF Standard

Images

Amiga SoundStage

Front: SoundStage front view