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A52Codec is a CoreAudio component that can decode stereo and 5.1 surround sound from A52 and AC-3 audio. This type of audio is often found in DVD movies.

From the Developer:" I'm no longer maintaining this app as a separate download; Instead you need to download Perian to get the latest version."

What's New in A52Codec

Version 1.7.6:
  • Allow the setting of dynamic range. Can make soft sounds louder.
  • AC3 passthrough. This is a hidden pref since it requires special conditions. It is best set by the application after it has completed such setup.
  • Fixed bug with badly packetized data
  • Fixed a case where the audio was being clipped
  • Fixed an incorrect assumption about sample rates.

  • More...

Requirements for A52Codec

  • Mac OS X 10.4 or later
  • QuickTime 7.0.1 or later
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A52Codec User Discussion

4.6 6
Current Version (1.x)
Downloads 258,304
Version Downloads 244,330
License Free
Date 02 Jul 2007
Platform OS X / PPC 32 / Intel 32
Price Free
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