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SurCode DTS-HD Decoder for QuickTime

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This product must be downloaded from the Manufacturer's website. You should receive the license code to complete your order within 1-3 business days. Orders placed on Weekends or Holidays are processed the next business day.

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You Pay: $49.00
Product Highlights
  • Playback of DTS Stream Types for QC
  • Up to 7.1 Channels
  • Mac OS X

SurCode Decoder for DTS-HD for QuickTime from Minnetonka offers QuickTime users the ability to playback DTS stream types for quality control and sync check, prior to disc authoring. All encoded DTS file types can be played back, including DTSHD Master Audio, DTS-HD High Resolution, DTS Digital Surround, DTS Express, and DTS Music Disc streams utilizing the familiar QuickTime Player application.

The application is included with every license of SurCode Encoder for DTS-HD for Compressor, but is also available for purchase separately. This makes it easy to add additional playback systems for production.

Fully certified audio decoder for QuickTime for quality control and sync check prior to disc authoring
Plays back all DTS and DTS-HD file types, with up to 7.1 channels, within the QuickTime player
Real-time decode and play back of .dtshd, .cpt, and DTS-encoded .wav files
File attribute display
Share your own audio productions with other users of the SurCode Decoder for DTS-HD with bit for bit accuracy
Listeners can enjoy lossless DTS-HD Master Audio straight from their Mac
Technical Specifications for Decoder
Plays back the following stream types:
  • DTS-HD Master Audio, lossless "bit for bit" variable bit-rate - identical to the studio master
  • DTS-HD High Resolution Audio at constant bit-rates from 2046 kbps up to 5760 kbps
  • DTS Digital Surround at constant bit-rates up to 1509 kbps for Blu-ray Disc, DVD-V and DVD-A, 1234 kbps for DTS Music Discs
  • DTS Express for Blu-ray Secondary Audio offering mono, stereo and 5.1 stream types. Data rates range from 48 kbps to 256 kbps, depending on the channel count

Channel Layout Support

  • Up to 7.1 discrete channels for Primary Audio for Blu-ray Disc
  • Up to 5.1 discrete channels for DTS Express for Blu-ray Disc
  • Up to 6.1 discrete channels for DVD-V and DVD-A
  • Up to 6.1 discrete channels for DTS Music Disc (CD)
  • Downmixes with QuickTime

  • 7.1 or 6.1 to 5.1 channels
  • 5.1 to 2.0 channels (stereo)
  • Sample rates (file type):
    • 48kHz for Blu-ray Disc (.dtshd)
    • 48kHz for Blu-ray Disc Secondary Audio (.dtshd)
    • 48 and 96kHz for DVD-V and DVD-A (.cpt)
    • 44.1, 88.2kHz for DTS Music Disc (.wav)


  • Accepts Broadcast WAV, AIFF and WAV files
  • Time code rates: 23.976, 24, 25, 29.97 Drop and Non Drop, 30 fps
  • System Requirements Intel processor, Core 2 Duo 2.2GHz or higher
    OS X 10.4.11 or higher
    2GB RAM (4GB recommended)


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