De-embed Audio from an HDMI or SDI Stream into HAL

Often, the audio sources feeding HAL System inputs originate inside an HDMI stream from a video server or Blu-ray player. There are a few products that remove, extract, split or de-embed the HDMI audio so it can feed a HAL, RAD or EXP input. Typically, these devices include an HDMI output that passes the video content onto a display, and the audio is left in the HDMI output stream in case the display also wants to output the audio.

Take a deep breath, and keep repeating: "Us audio folks love HDMI..."

Take a deep breath, and keep repeating: “Us audio folks love HDMI…”

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