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What is the best/easiest/least expensive way to export my Samsung home entertainment center's digital audio output to analog audio (RCA) input to my wireless Sennheiser headphone set up?
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Assuming the digital output is in Dolby Digital, you'll need an external DAC that supports both PCM and Dolby Digital 51 as input formats. Here's a no-name one:

http://www.rakuten.com/prod/spdif-coaxial-digital-5-1ch-to-analog-rca-l-r-audio-decoder-converter/243751766.html?listingId=251674577

If the output can be changed to always be 2-channel PCM, you can get away with a $20 DAC from Monoprice:

http://www.monoprice.com/products/product.asp?c_id=104&cp_id=10423&cs_id=1042302&p_id=6884&seq=1&format=2


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