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Old Dec 12, 2012, 12:42 AM   #1
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Stanton T92 Turntable Digital Output to iMac connection


I have a Stanton T92 Turntable that I would like to connect to my iMac (Mid-2011 Edition) so that I can listen to some records.

My turntable has a coaxial digital output as seen here:

I am aware that I need an optical mini-plug for the back of my iMac such as this:

but I am confused on which converter I need to connect to my turntable.

I need to buy either a

Coaxial to Optical Digital Audio Converter


Optical to Coaxial Digital Audio Converter

Which one is the correct one?

Also, do I plug the toslink mini-plug into the audio line in jack and then configure the sound settings?

The other option: Could I totally by-pass the digital input/output and just connect a Y-cable splitter from turn turntable to the iMac?

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Old Dec 18, 2012, 09:39 PM   #2
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I would just use the y cable but buy a good monster cable one instead of buying all that other stuff. Honestly worth the money spent.
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