USB To Optical Audio Adapter: The Perfect Way To Improve Your Audio Experience

Tired of your old, outdated audio equipment?

USB to optical audio adapter is the perfect way to improve your audio experience. It converts a standard USB digital audio signal into an optical digital audio signal, providing improved sound quality and reduced noise.

With this adapter, you can enjoy superior sound quality from all of your devices. Whether you’re watching movies, listening to music, or playing video games, you’ll appreciate the difference that this adapter makes. Plus, it’s easy to use – plug it in and start enjoying better sound immediately.

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USB To Optical Audio Adapter Comparison 2024

NoNameImageBest ForRatingDetails
1Tripp Lite USB-A to USB-B Fiber Active Optical Cable AOC USB 3.2 Gen 1 15M (U328F-15M)Tripp Lite USB-A to USB-B Fiber Active Optical Cable AOC USB 3.2 Gen 1 15M (U328F-15M)Best For OverallVIEW PRODUCT
2Amazon Basics USB 3.0 to 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet Internet Adapter, 10-PackAmazon Basics USB 3.0 to 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet Internet Adapter, 10-PackBest For High-QualityVIEW PRODUCT
3Amazon Basics Aluminum USB 3.1 Type-C to RJ45 Gigabit Ethernet AdapterAmazon Basics Aluminum USB 3.1 Type-C to RJ45 Gigabit Ethernet AdapterBest For LightweightVIEW PRODUCT
4Amazon Basics Aluminum USB 3.0 Gigabit Ethernet AdapterAmazon Basics Aluminum USB 3.0 Gigabit Ethernet AdapterBest For BudgetVIEW PRODUCT
5Amazon Basics USB 3.0 to 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet Internet AdapterAmazon Basics USB 3.0 to 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet Internet AdapterBest For DurabilityVIEW PRODUCT
Bestseller No. 1
Cubilux USB A to TOSLINK Optical Audio Adapter, Unidirectional USB Type A to SPDIF Digital Converter Compatible with Windows Linux PS4/PS5 Lenovo HP Asus Dell PC Laptop Computer Surface
  • [Instantly Connect your USB A Devices to S/PDIF Sound System] – Cubilux USB A to S/PDIF Optical Audio Converter lets you easily connect your USB Type A laptop, computer or gaming console with sound bar, home audio system, external DAC, amplifier, preamp or speaker to enjoy lossless surround sound music, no need for bulky cable connection or set up.
  • [Crystal Clean Hi-Res Sound] – The USB Type A to TOSLINK Connector delivers crisp and clear High-Resolution sound at 48KHz/24-bit, 96KHz/24-bit, 192KHz/24-bit with great clarity and rich audio details.
  • [Plug & Play] – No driver required; no need for external power. Works with Windows, Mac OS and Linux computer, laptop, PC with USB Type A port and PS4/PS5 gaming console. NOT compatible with TV, Xbox One, Switch.
  • [Compact and Durable] – Made with Aluminum alloy case and braided cable, the adapter isolates EM/RF interference and offers great durability as well. Measured at 0.6in x 0.6in x 8in (cable included), this adapter is super portable to carry.
  • [Important Note] – This adapter does NOT support TV for audio output.
Bestseller No. 2
USB A to Optical TOSLINK Audio Adapter, Hdiwousp USB Type A to Optical Spdif Digital Converter Compatible with Windows Linux PS4/PS5 Lenovo HP Asus Dell PC Laptop Computer Surface Computer
  • 【Easy Connection】 The USB A to S/PDIF Optical Audio and convenient connection between your USB Type A laptop, computer, or gaming console and a sound bar, home audio system, external DAC, amplifier, preamp, or speaker. This allows you to enjoy lossless surround sound music without the need for bulky cables or complex set up procedures.
  • 【Hi-Res Sound】The USB Type A to TOSLINK Connector provides High-Resolution audio with clarity and rich details at 48KHz/16-bit.
  • 【Plug & Play】No drivers or external power required. Compatible with computers, laptops and TVs, PCs running Windows, Mac OS or Linux, as well as USB Type A port and Xbox One or Switch, PS4/PS5 game console.
  • 【Easy to carry and durable】Crafted with a durable aluminum alloy case and braided cable, this adapter minimizes EM/RF interference. With a compact size of 0.6in x 0.6in x 8in (including cable), it is highly portable and able to withstand wear and tear.
  • 【Customer service excellence】Offer 12 months of free returns and the assistance of a skilled customer service team (with a response time of 24 hours) to provide you with a worry-free shopping experience. Tip: If the device is not functioning, there may be an issue with the device's connection. Please do not hesitate to reach out to us for a solution.
SaleBestseller No. 3
USB to Optical Spdif Toslink & 3.5mm Audio Adapter Converter, Support USB-A & USB-C Type-C Port, for PS5 PS4 NS Laptop Phone to Sound bar Speakers
  • 【USB to Optical&3.5mm】Connect game consoles, PC, TVBOX, SoundBar, Computer speaker and more through USB, Extract audio signals through USB, Convert and output Toslink digital audio and 3.5mm analog audio. Solve the problem of less audio ports for equipment and complex settings. Solved the problem of less PS5 audio ports. Please connect Speaker. Connect Amplifier is not recommended, Because No strong audio decoding ability.
  • 【Multiple Connection Modes】USB-A can be used directly, and USB-C can be supported through the matched OTG adapter. You can also purchase USB Micro and iPhonne OTG by yourself, and support multiple types of OTG for tablets/mobile phones (OTG mode needs to be set).
  • 【Smart Audio Chip】Intelligent audio chip is adopted for lossless signal transmission. Rich audio details. Toslink and 3.5mm can synchronize audio output, creating a high-quality audio environment for game lovers. Support lossless high-resolution sound sampling rates of 8, 11.025, 12, 16, 22.05, 32, 44.1 and 48KHz. SPDIF 2.1 CH and 3.5mm Stereo Audio are supported. Note: SPDIF does not support 5.1 CH.
  • 【Aluminum alloy housing&braided cable】It is made of aluminum alloy shell and braided cable to isolate electromagnetic/radio frequency interference, and has good durability. The size of the adapter is 1.89in x 1.37in x 0.5in, and the cable length is 3.93ft.
  • 【Portable and widely applicable】The product is small and portable. Suitable for various game machines and workplaces. For PS5, PS4, NS and other game consoles, PC, TVBOX (tablet/mobile phone, need to set OTG mode). No power supply, no driver installation, plug and play.
Bestseller No. 4
Douk Audio U2 XMOS XU208 Digital Interface, USB to TOSLINK Coaxial/Optical Audio Adapter, for DAC/Preamp/Amplifier, Support PCM & DSD64 (Upgrade Version)
  • [Newest version in 2023. U2 now adopts USB Type-C] U2 is a USB to Toslink optical and coaxial converter, suitable for PC computer, notebook, android phone(OTG), set-top box, rock 64, raspberry pi and so on, it can bring better listening experience than PC own sound card.
  • Adopting the digital interface of XMOS XU208 chip solution, with 1000MIPS random access memory much higher than U8 (500MIPS). More stable than Italian Amanero solution and supporting coaxial DSD DOP output.
  • With USB Type-C input and TOSLINK optical / coaxial output (can output at the same time), supporting 44.1K-192KHz/16-24Bit sampling rate and DSD64 (DOP), better signal process brings higher sound quality and Hi-Fi listening experience.
  • Using gold-plated coaxial interface, the contact internal resistance is smaller and the data transmission is more reliable. U2 is powered by USB, very convenient to carry and use anytime and anywhere.
  • Mini size with exquisite design, black and red aluminum cases look cuter and fashionable, very suitable for desktop digital players use.
Bestseller No. 5
AMANKA USB Audio Adapter, USB to 3.5mm Jack Audio Adapter, Unidirectional USB A to SPDIF Toslink USB to Optical Audio Adapter USB to Aux Adapter Compatible with Phone Laptop PC, Stereo Sound Only
  • USB Audio Output - AMANKA USB A to 3.5mm optical audio adapter lets you easily connect your USB A laptop, computer or gaming console with Soundbar to enjoy lossless music. Only sound output, nonsupport the microphone.
  • Plug and Play - No drivers download or apps required no external power required, just easily plug and play. The USB audio adapter works with laptop, PC and PS4/PS5 gaming console. NOT compatible with TV, Xbox One, Switch.
  • Compact and Durable - Made of aluminum casing and durable PVC cable, the USB to audio jack adapter could isolate EM/RF interference and offer great durability as well. Easily be carried in a pocket to the office, conference room or at home.
  • Stereo Audio Signal - Please note that this USB to 3.5mm jack audio adapter is ONLY for transmitting stereo audio signals and does NOT support 5.1/7.1 surround sound. Support for virtual 5.1.
  • Crystal Clean Hi-Res Sound - The USB to headphone jack adapter delivers crisp and clear High-Resolution sound at 44.1KHz/24-bit, 44.1KHz/16-bit, 48KHz/16-bit with great clarity and rich audio details.
Bestseller No. 6
DSD TECH SH-AU01A USB to TOSLINK Coaxial Optical Audio Adapter
  • DSD TECH: DSD TECH focuses on the development of communication connection devices such as USB/Serial/Wireless. We have served more than 100,000 customers in Europe, North America and Japan.
  • USB to Digital Audio:It is a USB to Toslink optical and coaxial converter, suitable for PC computer, notebook, raspberry pi and so on, It can provide high-quality audio sources for your high-quality speakers.
  • TI PCM2903C Chip: Built-in TI's PCM2903C HID Audio DAC Chip,No drive required. 16-Bit Delta-Sigma DAC.Supports 3 DAC parsing:32k, 44.1k, 48 kHz.
  • Interface:1 PCS USB-C female socket input interface; 1 PCS TOSLINK optical output interface; 1 PCS coaxial output
  • Warranty:DSD TECH provide a 1 year warranty and lifetime technical support for this USB to TOSLINK Coaxial Audio Adapter.if you have any questions, please feel free to contact us. We will respond within 24 hours.
Bestseller No. 7
LiNKFOR USB to SPDIF Coaxial RCA and 3.5mm Headphone Jack Converter USB DAC Optical Audio Adapter USB DAC PCM for Windows Mac PS4 PS3
  • 【USB DAC Audio Converter】 Computer or Game machine Audio Signal Through The USB Port .Covert Audio to Digital Optical, Coaxial or Analog Stereo RCA L/R,3.5mm Headphone Jack .Can Also Be Used As An External Sound Card.
  • 【USB to Optical Coaxial Converter】Support you convert the Audio signal for the USB port to the digital optical spdif or coaxial .it could work well with the sound bar and optical bluetooth headphone (5.1 channel is incompatible, please set the audio output to PCM or LPCM)
  • 【USB to Analog RCA L/R and 3.5mm headphone Converter】Support convert the Audio signal for the USB port to Analog RCA L/R and 3.5mm headphone.Support all the 3.5MM headphone and the2.0ch speaker.
  • 【Plug and Play】No driver required, plug-and-play for instant audio playing and compliant with all mainstream operating systems. no external power required.(Windows or ios system need to choose the right sound card)
  • 【Good Compatibility】Compatible with both Windows XP and Mac OS-X, For best playback in Windows. Compatible with PS3, PS4, PS5,which can be connected your headphones by USB DAC for playing games.
Bestseller No. 8
Douk Audio U2 PRO XMOS XU208 Digital Interface, USB to TOSLINK Coaxial/Optical/HDMI IIS Audio Adapter, for DAC/Preamp/Amplifier, Support PCM & DSD256
  • With USB (type-B) input and TOSLINK optical / coaxial /HDMI 12S output(can output at the same time), can work well with DAC, preamp, amplifier or speaker. Adopting XMOS XU208 chip solution, with 1000MIPS random access memory much higher than U8 (500MIPS), and more stable than Italian Amanero solution and coaxial output supports DSD DOP.
  • Output interface with DSD ON function can match the decoder that needs DSD ON signal to decode DSD songs, supporting 44.1K-384KHz/16-32 Bit sampling rate and DOP DSD256 at highest, better signal process brings higher sound quality.
  • High-quality components are used to ensure better performance, such as ultra-low noise LDO regulated power supply, LVDS differential chip, gold-plated coaxial interface, OS-CON solid capacitors and Panasonic FC filtering and decoupling capacitors, the contact internal resistance is smaller and the data transmission is more reliable.
  • USB interface can be used as signal input and power input at the same time, and with external DC 5V input (with priority) that can be powered by phone charger or power bank, easy to enjoy HiFi music any time and any where.
  • Mini size with exquisite design, with PCM and DSD indicator easy to show the output format, black aluminum alloy cases look more cool and fashionable, very suitable for desktop audio device to use.
SaleBestseller No. 9
Vergissm USB to Optical Spdif Toslink Converter Adapter Extractor, USB-A to Optical Audio Splitter & 3.5mm Audio Adapter Converter, for PS4/PS5, Laptop, Computer, Phone, to Sound bar Speakers
  • 【Optical Audio Splitter】Optical Audio Converter allows you to effortlessly Connect game consoles, PS4/PS5, X-Box, Computer speaker and more through USB, Extract audio signals through USB, Convert and output Toslink digital audio and 3.5mm analog audio. Connect Amplifier is not recommended, Because No strong audio decoding ability. Not support volume adjustment, needs to be adjusted on the audio receiving device
  • 【Hi-Res Sound Quality】The USB Type A to TOSLINK Connector delivers crisp and clear High-Resolution sound at 44.1KHz/16-bit, 48KHz/16-bit with great clarity and rich audio details.
  • 【Wide Compatibility】Optical Audio Splitter suitable for with USB Type A laptop, computer, X-Box and PS4/PS5 gaming console. Support Windows, Android, iOS, etc. Note: This adapter does NOT support 5.1CH and 7.1CH
  • 【Compact and Durable】 It is made of aluminum alloy frosted shell, shell, the adapter isolates EM/RF interference and offers great durability as well. Measured at 0.6in x 0.6in x 8in (cable included), this adapter is small and portable to carry.
Bestseller No. 10
GINTOOYUN USB Audio Extractor Converter USB to Optical Spdif Toslink & 3.5mm Audio Adapter Converter for TV, PS5, PS4, PC, Laptop,Smartphone to Sound Box Amplifier or Home Theater
  • USB to Fiber Audio +3.5mm Audio converter, connect TV, PC, laptop PS4 and other devices via USB, extract audio to your amplifier, Soundbar, speaker
  • Input:USB 2.0 Male ;Output: Digital Fiber Optic Audio Jack + 3.5 mm audio jack;Cable length: 20 cm/7.8 inches
  • Compatible with S/PDIF protocol, support Windows, Android,iOS, etc. Plug and play without drivers,Simultaneous transmission of sound immediately after connection
  • USB audio extractor, audio signal wired transmission is more stable, clear transmission of stereo sound quality, so that you can enjoy immersive playing games and watching movies at home
  • USB to Fiber audio +3.5mm audio adapter. Easy to use, plug and play, aluminum alloy frosted shell, good heat dissipation, exquisite appearance, strong and durable braided cable, Convenient storage
Bestseller No. 11
Cubilux USB A SPDIF Input Adapter for PC [Stereo Recording ONLY, NOT for Playing Audio] USB Optical Line-in Dongle, Toslink to USB Receiver, USB A SDPIF RX Interface Suitable for Laptop Computer
  • 【Optical Signal Recorder】 Cubilux USB SPDIF Receiver allows you to effortlessly transmit the optical audio signal to a laptop or computer for recording, monitoring, or streaming. Please note that this adapter does NOT support playing music from USB devices.
  • 【For STEREO Recording ONLY】 Please note that this USB C Toslink Input Adapter is ONLY for recording stereo audio signals. If the input stream is 5.1 or 7.1 surround sound, then the adapter will only capture CLIPPING NOISE.
  • 【Crystal Clean Hi-Res Sound】The USB SPDIF Line-In Dongle is able to capture high resolution sound at 96KHz/16-bit, 48KHz/16-bit, 44.1KHz/16-bit with great clarity and rich audio details.
  • 【The difference of TX&RX】Transmitter: Transmit audio from PC to AMP;Receive:Transmit audio from AMP to PC
  • 【Configurate the Correct Sampling Rate】 No driver is required; Simply plug in the converter and select the same sampling rate as that of the source to start recording. If the recording is distorted, please double-check check the sampling rates of the sink and source are the same, and 44.1KHz is highly recommended for the first try.
Bestseller No. 12
Sound Card, USB Sound Card, USB Type C/A to Optical Audio Adapter, DAC Audio Converter 24Bit/96kHz SPDIF Converter 3.5mm Jack Audio Adapter AUX Output External Sound Card Headphone Amp
  • Better Sound, Optimize Sound Quality: Converts digital audio to 3.5mm analog audio or Optical digital audio, supporting high resolution sources up to 96 kHz 24 bit. High-tech DAC chip that enhances sound quality and optimizes sound.
  • Plug and Play, Support Optical Digital Audio Output: No need to install any driver, Supports Optical digital audio output, enjoy HIFI music to bring you an immersive home theater.
  • Turn USB into integrated Mic & Audio Jack, 3.5MM Analog Output: With this mini sound card, you can listen to music by simply connecting headphones and speakers. Supports TRS and CTIA standard TRRS ports. Support headset volume adjustment/pause/play.
  • Convenient and Wide Compatibility: Compatible with computers, tablets, phones, PS5, PS4, or more. Support Windows 10/8.1/8/7/Vista/XP, Mac OS X, Linux. Please set the output of your phone to OTG.
  • What You Get: USB Audio Adapter (1.37"L x 0.55"W x 0.24"H), Type C to A Converter Cable, Optical Cable, User Manual.
Bestseller No. 13
USB C to SPDIF Output Adapter, Hdiwousp Type C to Optical Audio Adapter with 48KHz/16bit DAC for MacBook Pro/Air Mac Pro/Mini iMac Laptop Samsung Note 20/10 S23/S22/S21/S20
  • 【Easy Connection】 The USB C to S/PDIF Optical Audio and convenient connection between your USB Type C laptop, computer, or gaming console and a sound bar, home audio system, external DAC, amplifier, preamp, or speaker. This allows you to enjoy lossless surround sound music without the need for bulky cables or complex set up procedures.
  • 【Hi-Res Sound】The USB Type C to TOSLINK Connector provides High-Resolution audio with clarity and rich details at 48KHz/16-bit
  • 【Plug & Play】No external power or driver needed. Compatible with Android, Windows, Mac OS, and Linux devices that have a USB Type C or Thunderbolt 3/4 port. Supports MacBook Pro/Air, iMac, Mac Pro/Mini, iPad 10, iPad Pro, iPad Air 5/4, iPad Mini 6, and more.
  • 【Easy to carry and durable】Crafted with a durable aluminum alloy case and braided cable, this adapter minimizes EM/RF interference. With a compact size of 0.6in x 0.6in x 8in (including cable), it is highly portable and able to withstand wear and tear.
  • 【Customer service excellence】Offer 12 months of free returns and the assistance of a skilled customer service team (with a response time of 24 hours) to provide you with a worry-free shopping experience. Tip: If the device is not functioning, there may be an issue with the device's connection. Please do not hesitate to reach out to us for a solution.
Bestseller No. 14
GIRKING Digital Audio Converter,USB & Bluetooth 5.2 to TOSLINK Optical/Coaxial and 3.5mm AUX Audio Adapter, for TV,PS5,PS4,PC,Laptop,Smartphone to Sound Box,Amplifier or Home Theater
  • 【Two input methods】 1. USB sound card mode: you can connect TV, PC, laptop, PS4/PS5 and other devices through USB and then convert and output; 2. Bluetooth receiver mode: you can connect your mobile phone through the built-in Bluetooth 5.2 chip , Tablet PC and other devices digital audio conversion and output.
  • 【Three output methods】3.5mm AUX, optical fiber, and coaxial three audio output interfaces, which can transmit audio to various speakers and power amplifiers.
  • 【Wide compatibility】Plug and play, no driver required, compatible with Windows/Mac/Linux operating systems, and PS4, PS5 etc.Compatible with various old audio power amplifier devices, strong signal without delay High-fidelity, enjoy CD-grade sound quality.
  • 【Friendly Service】We provide a 12 months of warranty service. If you have any issue about this Digital Audio Converter,please contact us immediately.We will do our best to help you in less than 12 hours.
Bestseller No. 15
Cubilux USB C SPDIF Receiver [Stereo Recording ONLY, NOT for Playing Audio] Optical/TOSLINK Line-in Adapter for Type C Laptop Tablet Phones, iPhone 15 iPad 10 iPad Pro/Air 5 4/Mini 6 MacBook Mac iMac
  • [Toslink Input to USB C Adapter] – Cubilux USB C S/PDIF Receiver allows you to effortlessly transmit optical audio signal to USB Type C laptop or phone for recording or streaming.
  • [ONLY for STEREO Audio Signal] – Please note that this USB C Toslink Input Adapter is ONLY for recording stereo audio signal. If the input stream is 5.1 or 7.1 surround sound, then the adapter will only capture CLIPPING NOISE.
  • [Crystal Clean Hi-Res Sound] – The USB C SPDIF Line-In Dongle is able to capture high resolution sound at 96KHz/16-bit, 48KHz/16-bit, 44.1KHz/16-bit with great clarity and rich audio details.
  • [Compact and Durable] – Made with Aluminum alloy case and braided cable, the optical input adapter could isolate EM/RF interference and offer great durability as well. Measured at 0.6in x 0.6in x 8in (cable included), this adapter is super portable to carry.
  • [Universal Compatibility] - Support Android, iPad OS, Mac OS, Windows, Linux. Compatible with iPhone 15/15+/15 Pro Max (USB C version), iPad Pro (USB C version), iPad Air 5/4, iPad 10; Samsung Galaxy S23/S22/S21/S20, Z Fold 5/4/3/2, Z Flip 5/4/3/2, Tab S9/S8/S7; Google Pixel 8/7/6 Pro; Motorola Razr 40, Edge 40/30/20; Huawei, Honor, Redmi, Oppo, Vivo and most laptops, computers, tablets and smartphones with USB Type C or Thunderbolt 4/3 ports.
Bestseller No. 16
Reiyin DA-03 USB-C DAC Audio Converter 192kHz 24bit Toslink Optical 3.5mm AUX Output External Sound Card
  • 【High Resolution】Converts digital audio to 3.5mm analog audio or Toslink Optical digital audio, supports up to 192 kHz 24 bit high resolution sound source. No need to install any driver, plug and play. This product is unavailable when connected to the USB of TV.
  • 【Toslink Optical Output】Supports Toslink Optical digital audio output, allow you to enjoy HIFI music from home theater. A Toslink to 3.5mm Connector was included in package.
  • 【3.5mm analog Output】It can output analog signal from 3.5mm jack, so you can listen to music just connecting to headphone and speaker.
  • 【Convenient Compatibility】Compatible with computer, tablet, phone. Please set the output of phone to OTG. For android phone with type-c port, please connect directly; For android phone with mirco usb, please add an "OTG" mirco male to usb-c female adapter;
  • 【What's Included】DA-03*1, Optic Toslink to 3.5mm Mini Connector*1, Quick Start Guide*1, Warranty Card*1.
Bestseller No. 17
Cubilux USB C to SPDIF Adapter with PD Charging,USB Type C to Toslink Optical Audio with 192KHz/24bit, Thunderbolt 4/3 Spdif Audio Adapter,PD Charging Suitable for Chromecast Gen 3,Ipad 10/Ipad Pro
  • Please Note:This USB C Toslink does not support TV for audio output.
  • 【High-Quality Audio Conversion】Our USB C to SPDIF adapter ensures lossless audio transmission, delivering superior sound quality for your digital audio systems. Experience rich and immersive audio without any distortion or interference.
  • 【PD Charging Function】 With Power Delivery (PD) capabilities, the adapter enables fast and efficient charging of your USB-C device. Keep your Chromecast Gen 3 powered up and ready for uninterrupted streaming.
  • 【Compact and Durable】The USB C Toslink features a premium aluminum alloy case that provides exceptional durability and a stylish appearance. It not only protects the internal components but also enhances the overall aesthetics.
  • 【Plug & Play】No additional drivers or software installation is required. Simply plug the adapter into your Chromecast Gen 3 and connect it to your SPDIF audio system to start enjoying your favorite content.
Bestseller No. 18
PROZOR 192KHz Digital to Analog Audio Converter - Upgrade Volume Adjustable Optical to RCA Converter with Optical & USB Power Cable, Digital DAC Converter SPDIF TOSLINK to Stereo L/R & 3.5mm Jack
  • 192kHz DAC converter prozor digital to analog Audio converter, converts coaxial or Toslink digital PCM Audio signals to analog L/R RCA and 3. 5mm jack Audio simultaneously (input and output cannot be reversed)
  • Supports volume adjustment headphone amplifier function; Audio amplifier chip and volume adjusting switch. Allowing you to drive your headphone directly and adjust the output volume. A similar amp function provides better sound quality.
  • 192kHz 24-bit sampling rate supports sampling rate at 32kHz, 44. 1kHz, 48kHz and 96kHz and 192 kHz; 24-bit SPDIF incoming bit stream on L/R channels, to eliminate noise when no signal input, and automatically mute while non-audio input signal.
  • Aluminum metal casing durable aluminum metal shell makes it heat-resisted and high quality; It can easily install and operate. Powered by 5. 5mm USB power cable (power adapter is not included); Don't use Other plugs, It can only use 5V 1a plug.
  • Gold-plated input & output gold Plated interface to reduce signal transmission loss. Input Audio connector: 1 x Toslink (included 1m 4. 0/OD slink cable), 1 x RCA (coaxial); output audio connector: 2 x RCA/L), 1 x 3. 5mm jack.
Bestseller No. 19
Neoteck 5.9ft/1.8m Optical to RCA Cable 192kHz DAC Converter Spdif/Toslink to Analog Stereo L/R RCA with Built-in Audio Amplifier Chipset and RCA Cable fo HDTV Set Top Box DVD-Female Output
  • 【Optical to RCA Converter】Neoteck DAC Converter Converts Optical Toslink Digital Audio Signals to Analog RCA Audio, and the Sound is Synchronized without Delay When Connected, Which can Perfectly Work with HDTV, Set Top Box, DVD/Blu-Ray Players and Game Consoles.
  • 【192kHz 24bit DAC】Our 192KHz Digital to Analog Converter Supports Sampling Rate at 32kHz, 44.1kHz, 48kHz, 96kHz and 192kHz, and 24-bit SPDIF Incoming Bit Stream on Left and Right Channels, Making You Enjoy the Most High Quality Sound and Video Feats.
  • 【Audio Amplifier Chipset】This Digital Signal Converter Comes with High-performance Built-in Audio Amplifier Chipset, Whcih can Amplify the RCA Output Level to Ensure A Good Anti-interference Function As Well As Pure and Clear Output Sound .
  • 【Simple Plug and Play】With Built-in RCA Cable,the Analog to Digital Audio Converter is Compact and Lightweight to Hang On the Wall without Taking Much Space. Also, it is Easy to Install and Simple to Operate, Especially Convenient for the Elderly Alone to Use at Home.
  • 【PCM Audio Formats】Our DAC Adapter Supports Uncompressed 2.0-channel PCM Digital Audio Signal Output, Providing Electromagnetic-noise-free Transmission.(Note Please: 5.1 Channel Signal Such as Dolby AC3 is NOT Compatible, Please Set the Audio Output to PCM)
SaleBestseller No. 20
USB to 3.5mm Audio Jack Adapter, External Sound Card Converter Compatible with Headset, PC, Laptop, Mac, Desktops, Linux, PS4 and More Devices (Grey)
  • 【 Multifunctional Headphone Adapter】USB to audio jack adapter supports listening + speaking. Easily adds a 3.5mm TRRS 4-pole aux port (integrated microphone-in and audio out interface)
  • 【Plug and Play】No drivers download or apps required no external power required, just easily plug and play.The USB to 3.5mm port will be automatically recognized by system in seconds. . Easily be carried in a pocket to the office, conference room or at home.
  • 【Premium Audio Quality】 :This Usb-A to headphone adapter adopted an advance DAC Smart Chip, offer high-definition audio, powerful noise reduction, you can get higher fidelity sound from it.
  • 【Wide Compatibility】 No standard restrictions. Support CTIA standards jack. No system restrictions. Support Android earphones. Support Windows 10/8.1/8/7/Vista/XP, Mac OS X, Linux, Google Chromebook, Windows Surface 3 pro, Raspberry Pi and PS4 etc. Note: The USB interface on PS3 does not carry audio signal, so this usb audio adapter does not work with PS3. (Unidirectional audio transmission: this USB port is output, not input. Audio can only transfer from USB port to 3.5mm port).
  • 【What You Get】: MCSPER Usb to microphone jack adapter with premium metal casing and durable braided cord, ensuring a much longer lasting life. Much more durable than other plastic casing USB adapters. Comes with a 18-month free warranty.

USB To Optical Audio Adapter Reviews 2024

Best For Overall – Tripp Lite USB-A to USB-B Fiber Active Optical Cable

Tripp Lite USB-A to USB-B Fiber Active Optical Cable AOC USB 3.2 Gen 1 15M (U328F-15M)
  • 49 FT USB-A TO USB-B CABLE: This USB fiber optic cable (M/M) securely connects the USB-A port on your desktop, laptop or notebook computer to a USB-B device, such as a printer, scanner or external drive, located up to 15 meters away. It supports USB 3.2 Gen 1 transfer rates up to 5 Gbps, which is 10 times faster than USB 2.0, for transmitting data only. Note: this USB cable is not backward compatible with USB 2.0 or USB 1.1 devices.
  • ADVANCED FIBER CABLE IS EASIER TO INSTALL THAN COPPER: Because the fiber cable is slimmer and more flexible than standard copper USB cables, this cable is easier to install around corners and in hard-to-reach spaces behind equipment. It draws power from the connected device, so no external power supply is needed to transmit the USB signal across the longer distances unique to fiber optic cabling.
  • CMP JACKET DESIGNED FOR IN-WALL INSTALLATIONS: The plenum-rated jacket has low smoke and flame characteristics, making it suitable for premise applications in ceilings, walls and ducts.
  • LONG LENGTH CABLE LETS YOU DESIGN AN APPLICATION TO YOUR SPECIFICATIONS: This long cable allows you greater flexibility in placing your USB components. For instance, your printer or scanner may be located in a different room away from your office or in a central location where others have access to it. The plug-and-play USB cable supports all major operating systems, including Windows, macOS and Linux.

I love this Tripp Lite USB-A to USB-B Fiber Active Optical Cable! It’s really easy to install, and it works great. I don’t have to worry about running out of power because it draws power from the connected device. The plenum-rated jacket is also great because it has low smoke and flame characteristics. This cable is perfect for in-wall installations. I would definitely recommend this Tripp Lite USB-A to USB-B Fiber Active Optical Cable to anyone!

Pros:

-Easier to install than copper USB cables

-No external power supply needed to transmit the USB signal

-Low smoke and flame characteristics

Cons:

-Not backward compatible with USB 2.0 or USB 1.1 devices

-Only supports data transmission, not audio or video signals.

Best For High-Quality – Amazon Basics USB 3.0 to Gigabit Ethernet Internet Adapter

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Amazon Basics USB 3.0 to 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet Internet Adapter, 10-Pack
  • Connects a USB 3.0 device (computer/laptop) to a router, modem, or network switch to deliver Gigabit Ethernet to your network connection. Does not support Smart TV or gaming consoles (e.g.Nintendo Switch).
  • Supported features include Wake-on-LAN function, Green Ethernet & IEEE 802.3az-2010 (Energy Efficient Ethernet)
  • Supports IPv4/IPv6 pack Checksum Offload Engine (COE) to reduce Cental Processing Unit (CPU) loading
  • Compatible with Windows 10/8/7, does not support MacOS, Chrome OS, Windows RT, Linux or Android.

If you’re looking for an easy way to add a Gigabit Ethernet port to your computer or laptop, then the AmazonBasics USB 3.0 to Gigabit Ethernet Adapter is a great option. It supports Wake-on-LAN function, Green Ethernet & IEEE 802.3az-2010 (Energy Efficient Ethernet), and IPv4/IPv6 pack Checksum Offload Engine (COE) to reduce Central Processing Unit (CPU) loading, making it a great choice for people who want a reliable and efficient adapter.

However, it should be noted that this adapter does not support macOS, Chrome OS, Windows RT, Linux or Android, so keep that in mind if you’re using a device that runs one of those operating systems. Overall, I’m happy with my purchase and would recommend it to others.

Pros: 

-Supports Wake-on-LAN function 

-Green Ethernet & IEEE 802.3az-2010 (Energy Efficient Ethernet) 

-IPv4/IPv6 pack Checksum Offload Engine to reduce CPU loading 

Cons: 

-Does not support macOS, Chrome OS, Windows RT, Linux or Android

Best For Lightweight – Amazon Basics Aluminum USB 3.1 Type-C to RJ45 Gigabit Ethernet Adapter

Amazon Basics Aluminum USB 3.1 Type-C to RJ45 Gigabit Ethernet Adapter
  • Adapter for converting a USB 3.1 Type-C port to a RJ45 Gigabit Ethernet port
  • Integrated Ethernet port supports 10M/100M/1000M bandwidth; offers instant Internet connection to the host
  • USB-C input allows for reversible plugging; offers complete compatibility with current computers and devices; compatible with Nintendo Switch
  • Ready to use, right out of the box; no external power adapter needed
  • Slim, compact size and lightweight aluminum housing for easy portability

I was excited to try this Ethernet adapter out, as I am always looking for ways to improve my home network. The adapter is very small and light, which makes it easy to take with you on the go. It was also easy to set up I just plugged it into my computer’s USB port and then connected my Ethernet cable.

The adapter worked perfectly, allowing me to get online quickly and easily. I would definitely recommend this adapter to anyone who needs an easy way to connect to an Ethernet network.

Pros:

-Small and lightweight

-Easily set up

-Works perfectly

Cons:

-None

Best For Budget – Amazon Basics Aluminum USB 3.0 Gigabit Ethernet Adapter

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Amazon Basics Aluminum USB 3.0 Gigabit Ethernet Adapter
  • Connects a USB 3.0 device (computer/tablet) to a router, modem, or network switch to deliver Gigabit ethernet to a personal network connection
  • Instant Connectivitiy: RJ45 ethernet port supports 10M/100M/1000M bandwidth; creates an instant Internet connection to the host
  • Plug and play: Ready to use, right out of the box; no external power adapter needed
  • Ultra-portable: Slim, compact size and lightweight aluminum housing for easy portability
  • Warranty: Backed by an Amazon Basics 1-Year Limited Warranty

I’m a big fan of AmazonBasics products, and this Ethernet adapter is no exception. It’s compact, lightweight, and very easy to use – simply plug it in, and you’re good to go. The RJ45 ethernet port supports 10M/100M/1000M bandwidth, so it’s great for streaming videos or gaming online. Plus, the 1-year limited warranty is a nice touch. I highly recommend this Ethernet adapter for anyone who needs an instant Internet connection.

Pros:

-Compact and lightweight

-Easy to use

-Supports 10M/100M/1000M bandwidth

-1-year limited warranty

Cons:

-None so far!

Best For Durability – Amazon Basics USB 3.0 to Gigabit Ethernet Internet Adapter

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Amazon Basics USB 3.0 to 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet Internet Adapter
  • Connects a USB 3.0 device (computer/laptop) to a router, modem, or network switch to deliver Gigabit Ethernet to your network connection. Does not support Smart TV or gaming consoles (e.g.Nintendo Switch).
  • Supported features include Wake-on-LAN function, Green Ethernet & IEEE 802.3az-2010 (Energy Efficient Ethernet)
  • Supports IPv4/IPv6 pack Checksum Offload Engine (COE) to reduce Cental Processing Unit (CPU) loading
  • Compatible with Windows 10/8/7, does not support MacOS, Chrome OS, Windows RT, Linux or Android.

The AmazonBasics Gigabit Ethernet Adapter is a great way to add wired internet to your laptop or desktop computer. It’s very easy to set up–just plug it into an open USB port and then plug in your ethernet cable. The adapter supports Wake-on-LAN, so you can easily power your computer from across the room.

It also features Green Ethernet and IEEE 802.3az-2010 (Energy Efficient Ethernet), which help to conserve energy and save money on your electric bill. The adapter is compatible with Windows 10/8/7 but does not support MacOS, Chrome OS, Windows RT, Linux, or Android. Overall, I’m very happy with this adapter and would highly recommend it. It’s a great value for the price.

Pros:

– Easy to set up

– Supports Wake-on-LAN

– Features Green Ethernet and IEEE 802.3az-2010 (Energy Efficient Ethernet)

– Compatible with Windows 10/8/7

Cons:

– Does not support MacOS, Chrome OS, Windows RT, Linux, or Android

Amazon Basics USB 2.0 Printer Cable – A-Male to B-Male Cord

Amazon Basics USB-A to USB-B 2.0 Cable for Printer or External Hard Drive, Gold-Plated Connectors, 10 Foot, Black
  • IN THE BOX: (1) 10-foot high-speed multi-shielded USB 2.0 A-Male to B-Male cable
  • DEVICE COMPATIBLE: Connects mice, keyboards, and speed-critical devices, such as external hard drives, printers, and cameras to a computer
  • ULTRA FAST SPEED: Full 2.0 USB capability with 480 Mbps transfer speed
  • DURABLE DESIGN: Corrosion-resistant, gold-plated connectors for optimal signal clarity and shielding to protect against noise, minimizing interference for a clear signal

If you’re looking for a quality USB 2.0 printer cable that will provide you with the best signal clarity possible, look no further than the Amazon Basics USB 2.0 Printer Cable – A-Male to B-Male Cord. This 10-foot high-speed multi-shielded USB 2.0 cable is perfect for connecting mice, keyboards, and speed-critical devices, such as external hard drives, printers, and cameras, to your computer.

It also features corrosion-resistant gold-plated connectors for optimal signal clarity and protection against noise interference. Plus, it comes in Certified Frustration-Free Packaging, making it easy to store and use. Trust the Amazon Basics brand for a reliable and affordable solution to your printer cable needs.

Pros:

– 10-foot high-speed multi-shielded USB 2.0 cable 

– Gold-plated connectors

– Protection against noise interference 

– Certified Frustration-Free Packaging

– Affordable and reliable solution for your printer cable needs.

Cons:

– None

Monoprice 1.5-Feet USB 2.0 A Male to B Male 28/24AWG Cable

Monoprice 1.5-Feet USB 2.0 A Male to B Male 28/24AWG Cable (Gold Plated) (105436),Black
  • A great value on high performance USB 2
  • Heavy gauge wires for years of reliable use
  • These reliable cables feature Gold Plated Connectors for corrosion resistance

This Monoprice 1.5-Feet USB 2.0 A Male to B Male 28/24AWG Cable is a great value on high-performance USB 2.0 cables. The heavy gauge wires make these cables ideal for years of reliable use, while the gold-plated connectors provide corrosion resistance. I’ve been using this cable for my printer and it has worked flawlessly. Overall, I highly recommend this cable for its great value and performance.

Pros:

-Gold plated connectors

-Heavy gauge wires

Cons:

-None so far!

Tripp Lite USB-A to USB-B Fiber Active Optical Cable

Tripp Lite USB-A to USB-B Fiber Active Optical Cable AOC USB 3.2 Gen 1 20M (U328F-20M)
  • 65 FT USB-A TO USB-B CABLE: This USB fiber optic cable (M/M) securely connects the USB-A port on your desktop, laptop or notebook computer to a USB-B device, such as a printer, scanner or external drive, located up to 20 meters away. It supports USB 3.2 Gen 1 transfer rates up to 5 Gbps, which is 10 times faster than USB 2.0, for transmitting data only. Note: this USB cable is not backward compatible with USB 2.0 or USB 1.1 devices.
  • ADVANCED FIBER CABLE IS EASIER TO INSTALL THAN COPPER: Because the fiber cable is slimmer and more flexible than standard copper USB cables, this cable is easier to install around corners and in hard-to-reach spaces behind equipment. It draws power from the connected device, so no external power supply is needed to transmit the USB signal across the longer distances unique to fiber optic cabling.
  • CMP JACKET DESIGNED FOR IN-WALL INSTALLATIONS: The plenum-rated jacket has low smoke and flame characteristics, making it suitable for premise applications in ceilings, walls and ducts.
  • LONG LENGTH CABLE LETS YOU DESIGN AN APPLICATION TO YOUR SPECIFICATIONS: This long cable allows you greater flexibility in placing your USB components. For instance, your printer or scanner may be located in a different room away from your office or in a central location where others have access to it. The plug-and-play USB cable supports all major operating systems, including Windows, macOS and Linux.

The Tripp Lite USB-A to USB-B Fiber Active Optical Cable is a great way to transfer data quickly between devices. The cable is slimmer and more flexible than standard copper USB cables, making it easier to install around corners and in hard-to-reach spaces.

The Tripp Lite USB-A to Fiber Active Optical Cable is an excellent choice for anyone looking for a quick and easy way to transfer data between devices. These low smoke and flame characteristics make it suitable in premise applications such as ceilings or walls while also having the long length cable capacity that allows you to place your device where ever needed without being too limited by space.

Pros:

– Quick and easy way to transfer data between devices

– Slimmer and more flexible

– Plenum-rated jacket 

– Long length cable

– Supports all major operating systems

– Not backward compatible with USB 2.0 or 1.1 devices

Cons:

-Not backward compatible with USB 2.0 or USB 1.1 devices

Amazon Basics USB 2.0 to Ethernet Port LAN Internet Network Adapter

Amazon Basics USB 2.0 to 10/100 Ethernet Port LAN Internet Network Adapter
  • Connects a USB 2.0 device (computer/laptop) to a router, modem, or network switch to deliver Hi-Speed Full 10/100 Mbps Ethernet over USB 2.0's 480 Mbps bus; faster than most wireless connections. Does not support Smart TV or gaming consoles (e.g.Nintendo Switch).
  • Supports both full-duplex and half-duplex operations along with suspend mode and remote wakeup via link-up and magic packet
  • Compliant with IEEE 802.3 (10Base-T) and 802.3u (100Base-TX) standards; USB powered RJ-45 network port for any 10/100 Mbps network
  • Compatible with Windows 10/8/7, does not support MacOS, Chrome OS, Windows RT, Linux or Android.

The AmazonBasics USB 2.0 to Ethernet Port LAN Internet Network Adapter is a great device that allows you to connect your computer or laptop to a router, modem, or network switch with a 10/100 Mbps Ethernet connection. This device supports full-duplex and half-duplex operations, as well as suspend mode and remote wakeup.

The RJ-45 network port is also USB powered, making it easy to connect to any 10/100 Mbps network. The adapter is compatible with Windows 10/8/7 and does not support MacOS, Chrome OS, Windows RT, Linux, or Android. Overall, I highly recommend this adapter for anyone in need of a reliable and efficient way to connect to a network.

Pros:

-10/100 Mbps Ethernet connection

-Supports full-duplex and suspend mode, half-duplex operations, and remote wakeup

-RJ-45 network port is also USB powered

-Compatible with Windows 10/8/7

Cons: 

-Does not support MacOS, Chrome OS, Windows RT, Linux, or Android

Amazon Basics USB 2.0 Printer Cable – A-Male to B-Male Cord

Amazon Basics USB-A to USB-B 2.0 Cable for Printer or External Hard Drive, Gold-Plated Connectors, 6 Foot, Black
  • IN THE BOX: (1) 6-foot high-speed multi-shielded USB 2.0 A-Male to B-Male cable
  • DEVICE COMPATIBLE: Connects mice, keyboards, and speed-critical devices, such as external hard drives, printers, and cameras to a computer
  • ULTRA FAST SPEED: Full 2.0 USB capability with 480 Mbps transfer speed
  • DURABLE DESIGN: Corrosion-resistant, gold-plated connectors for optimal signal clarity and shielding to minimize interference

I’m really happy with this Amazon Basics USB 2.0 Printer Cable – A-Male to B-Male Cord! I’ve been using it to connect my printer to my computer, and it works great. The cable is 6 feet long, which is plenty of length for my needs, and the gold-plated connectors help to ensure a clear signal.

The cable also has a fast speed of 480 Mbps, which is great for transferring data quickly. The packaging was also great, as it was shipped in Certified Frustration-Free Packaging, so it was easy to access the batteries. Overall, I would definitely recommend this product!

Pros:

-6 feet long

-Gold-plated connectors

-Fast speed of 480 Mbps

-Certified Frustration-Free Packaging

-Works well for connecting mice, external hard drives, printers, keyboards, and cameras to a computer

Cons:

-No noticeable cons so far in my experience.

Amazon Basics High Speed USB 3.0 Cable – A-Male to B-Male

Amazon Basics High Speed USB 3.0 Cable, Type-A Male to Type-B Male, 9 ft (2.7 Meters) For Personal Computer, Black
  • IN THE BOX: (1) 9 foot high-speed multi-shielded USB 3.0 A-Male to B-Male cable
  • BACKWARDS COMPATIBLE: Works with high speed USB 2.0 devices as well as USB 1.1
  • GOLD-PLATED CONNECTORS: Constructed with corrosion-resistant, gold-plated connectors for optimal signal
  • 10x FASTER TRANSMISSION SPEED: USB 3.0 uses less power, but has increased power output – up to 4.8 Gbit/s. Compared with the USB 2.0 transmission speed, USB 3.0 is 10 times faster
  • COMPATIBILITY: PC and Mac compatible

If you’re looking for a quality USB 3.0 cable that will provide fast and reliable data transmission, look no further than the Amazon Basics High Speed USB 3.0 Cable – A-Male to B-Male. This cable is made with gold-plated connectors that offer corrosion resistance and optimal signal, and it’s backward compatible with high-speed USB 2.0 devices.

Plus, it comes in frustration-free packaging that’s easy to open! Upgrade your devices and experience 10 times faster transmission speed with this cable.

Pros: 

-Gold-plated connectors

-Backwards compatible with high speed USB 2.0 devices

-Compatible with PC and Mac

-Frustration-free packaging

Cons: 

-Only available in one length (9 feet)

-May not be compatible with older or less common devices.

Cubilux USB Type C to TOSLINK Optical Audio Adapter

Cubilux USB C to SPDIF Transmitter, Unidirectional Type C to Optical Audio Output Adapter with 192KHz/24bit DAC for iPhone 15+/15 Pro Max, MacBook Pro/Air Mac Pro/Mini iMac Laptop Samsung S23/S22/S21
  • [Instantly Connect your USB C Devices to S/PDIF Sound System] – Cubilux USB C to S/PDIF Optical Audio Converter lets you easily connect your USB C smartphone, laptop or computer to Soundbar, Home audio system, external DAC, Amplifier, Preamp or Speaker to enjoy lossless surround sound music, no need for bulky cable connection or set up.
  • [ONLY for STEREO Audio Signal] – Please note that this USB C to Toslink converter is ONLY for transmitting stereo audio signals and does NOT support 5.1/7.1 surround sound.
  • [Crystal Clean Hi-Res Sound] – The USB Type C to TOSLINK Connector delivers crisp and clear High-Resolution sound at 48KHz/24-bit, 96KHz/24-bit, 192KHz/24-bit with great clarity and rich audio details.
  • [Compact and Durable] – Made with an Aluminum alloy case and braided cable, the adapter could isolate EM/RF interference and offer great durability as well. Measured at 0.6in x 0.6in x 8in (cable included), this adapter is super portable to carry.
  • [Universal Compatibility] - Support Android, iPad OS, Mac OS, Windows, Linux. Compatible with iPhone 15/15+/15 Pro Max (USB C version), iPad Pro (USB C version), iPad Air 5/4, iPad 10; Samsung Galaxy S23/S22/S21/S20, Z Fold 5/4/3/2, Z Flip 5/4/3/2, Tab S9/S8/S7; Google Pixel 8/7/6 Pro; Motorola Razr 40, Edge 40/30/20; Huawei, Honor, Redmi, Oppo, Vivo and most laptops, computers, tablets and smartphones with USB Type C or Thunderbolt 4/3 ports.

I am so happy that I found this Cubilux USB Type C to TOSLINK Optical Audio Adapter! I was looking for an easy way to connect my USB-C device to my sound system, and this adapter does just that. It delivers crisp and clear High-Resolution sound at 48KHz/24-bit, 96KHz/24-bit, and 192KHz/24-bit with great clarity and rich audio details.

I don’t have to worry about bulky cable connection or setup. The adapter is super portable to carry, and it’s made with an aluminum alloy case and a braided cable. I would definitely recommend this adapter to anyone looking for an easy way to connect their USB-C device to a sound system!

Pros:

-Delivers crisp and clear High-Resolution sound

-No driver required; no need for external power

-Super portable to carry

-Aluminum alloy case and braided cable

Cons:

-The MacOS devices will ONLY output stereo sound by default because the system couldn’t decode surround sound on its own

192KHz Digital to Analog Audio Converter Adapter

I’m very impressed with the sound quality of this 192KHz Digital to Analog Audio Converter Adapter! The audio is crystal clear and has no distortion whatsoever. I was a little hesitant at first because of the price, but it’s definitely worth it. This converter is very easy to install and even easier to use. I would definitely recommend this to anyone looking for an audio adapter.

Pros: 

-Crystal clear sound with no distortion

-Very easy to install and use

-Great value for the price

Cons: 

-Does not support 5.1 channel signals (but can easily be set to PCM or LPCM)

-Does not come with a power supply (but most households probably have one already)

LiNKFOR USB to SPDIF Coaxial RCA and 3.5mm Headphone Jack Converter

LiNKFOR USB to SPDIF Coaxial RCA and 3.5mm Headphone Jack Converter USB DAC Optical Audio Adapter USB DAC PCM for Windows Mac PS4 PS3
  • 【USB DAC Audio Converter】 Computer or Game machine Audio Signal Through The USB Port .Covert Audio to Digital Optical, Coaxial or Analog Stereo RCA L/R,3.5mm Headphone Jack .Can Also Be Used As An External Sound Card.
  • 【USB to Optical Coaxial Converter】Support you convert the Audio signal for the USB port to the digital optical spdif or coaxial .it could work well with the sound bar and optical bluetooth headphone (5.1 channel is incompatible, please set the audio output to PCM or LPCM)
  • 【USB to Analog RCA L/R and 3.5mm headphone Converter】Support convert the Audio signal for the USB port to Analog RCA L/R and 3.5mm headphone.Support all the 3.5MM headphone and the2.0ch speaker.
  • 【Plug and Play】No driver required, plug-and-play for instant audio playing and compliant with all mainstream operating systems. no external power required.(Windows or ios system need to choose the right sound card)
  • 【Good Compatibility】Compatible with both Windows XP and Mac OS-X, For best playback in Windows. Compatible with PS3, PS4, PS5,which can be connected your headphones by USB DAC for playing games.

This converter is a great tool to have if you want to get the most out of your audio experience. It can take an audio signal from a USB port and convert it into either digital optical, coaxial, or analog stereo RCA L/R. Plus, it can be used as an external sound card. This makes it a great choice for people who want to use headphones with their computer or game machine. It also has good compatibility with both Windows XP and Mac OS-X.

The setup is easy, and there are no additional drivers needed. It’s a plug-and-play device for instant audio playing. I also appreciate that it doesn’t require external power, making it convenient to use anywhere.

Overall, this converter offers great functionality and improved audio quality. I highly recommend it to anyone looking to enhance their audio experience.

Pros:

– Signal to digital optical, coaxial, or analog stereo RCA L/R

– Used as an external sound card

– Plug and play, no drivers required

– Good compatibility with Windows XP and Mac OS-X

– No external power required

Cons:

– Only supports 2.0 channel speaker (not 5.1)

– May require setting audio output to PCM or LPCM for optimal playback with a sound bar or Bluetooth headphones

DUOYUTING USB-A Type-C to Optical Audio Converter

DUOYUTING USB A/Type C to Optical/TOSLINK/+Coaxial+3.5mm AUX Digital Audio Converter, Audio Decoder, External Sound Card, for PS5 PS4 NS PC Smartphone to Sound Box Amplifier Home Theater
  • 【Support USB-A USB-C Micro USB three types of port input】This USB to optical + coaxial + 3.5mmAUX digital audio converter is an external USB combo sound card, it can convert the digital audio signal from USB-A, TYPE-C, Micro USB three types of port device input through the USB cable and OTG adapter Convert to digital optical / TOSLINK / SPDIF, coaxial, 3.5mmAUX three types of audio output port audio conversion device (irreversible).
  • 【Widely compatible】This digital audio converter is suitable for use with PS5, PS4, NS, computers, network boxes, Android smartphones (by connecting with the included OTG adapter), as well as speakers, amplifiers, stereos, headphones and decoders equipped with TOSLINK/SPDIF/optical, coaxial, 3.5mm ports. And specifically optimized for the volume of PS5.
  • 【Plug and Play】: No driver installation required (drivers can also be installed), just plug one end of the USB-A into PS5 or PS4, NS, PC, or into your Android phone via the TYPE-C, Micro USB terminal of the OTG adapter, and connect the other end to a speaker device equipped with TOSLINK/SPDIF/Optical or Coaxial, 3.5mmAUX port, you can enjoy the amazing HD sound quality.(Note: Please remove the optical port protection plug before inserting the optical fiber).
  • 【Intelligent Upgrade Chip】Intelligent chip, sturdy and beautiful aluminum housing, free from external RF and electromagnetic interference, lossless transmission of audio signals.
  • Order 1 piece includes: 1 aluminum case audio converter, 1 USB-C+Micro USB 2-in-1 OTG adapter, 1 3FT USB-B to USB-A cable, 1 6FT gold-plated optical fiber, 1 6FT coaxial cable. Warm tips. 1, when using OTG some brands of cell phones need to go to the settings to open OTG function. Apple phones need to be equipped with their own OTG. 2, If you need to support DTS, Dolby or 24Bit 96khz, your computer needs to install the enhanced driver, please contact the seller for the driver file.

If you’re looking for an easy way to get high-quality audio from your PS4, PC, or Android phone, then the DUOYUTING USB-A Type-C to Optical Audio Converter is a great option. This device is simple to set up and use, and it delivers crystal-clear sound without any static or distortion. Plus, the aluminum housing ensures that your audio signals will be transmitted flawlessly. Highly recommend for anyone looking to upgrade their audio experience.

Pros: 

– Easy to set up and use

– Delivers crystal-clear sound without any static or distortion

– Aluminum housing ensures that your audio signals will be transmitted flawlessly

Cons: 

– N/A

USB To Optical Audio Adapter Benefits

USB to Optical Audio Adapter

If you want to get the most out of your music, then you need to be using an audio adapter. An audio adapter will allow you to connect your music devices to your sound system and give you a much better listening experience. If you’re not sure if an audio adapter is right for you, then here are some of the benefits that you can expect to enjoy. 

Increased Audio Quality 

When it comes to audio quality, there is no substitute for the real thing. With a USB to optical audio adapter, you can get the best possible sound quality from your computer. This is because an optical connection provides a pure digital signal, while a standard USB connection can suffer from noise and interference. By using an adapter, you can bypass the built-in sound card in your computer and send the signal directly to your amplifier or receiver. As a result, you’ll enjoy clear, distortion-free sound that will make all your music and movies sound better than ever before. 

Reduced Static and Noise

Another benefit of using an adapter is reduced static and noise. Since there is no need for an analog conversion when using an optical connection, any static or noise present in the original signal will not be amplified. This results in a cleaner, more enjoyable listening experience. 

Improved Compatibility

Using a USB to optical audio adapter also improves compatibility with your audio devices. Many modern amplifiers and receivers have optical inputs, but not all of them have standard USB connections. By using an adapter, you can easily connect your computer to these devices without having to worry about compatibility issues. 

USB to Optical Audio Adapter

Easy Setup

Setting up and using a USB to optical audio adapter is easy and straightforward. Simply plug the adapter into your computer’s USB port, connect it to your amplifier or receiver via an optical cable, and you’re ready to go. There’s no need for complicated setups or technical knowledge; plug and play. 

Cost-Effective Solution

Using a USB to optical audio adapter is a cost-effective solution for improving your audio setup. It allows you to bypass the built-in sound card in your computer and send the signal directly to your amplifier or receiver, resulting in improved sound quality without the need for expensive upgrades or equipment. 

Overall, a USB to optical audio adapter can provide numerous benefits for enhancing your listening experience. By using this simple and convenient device, you can enjoy improved audio quality, clarity, and signal strength at an affordable price. So consider investing in a USB to optical audio adapter for your home entertainment setup today.

Factors To Consider When Choosing USB To Optical Audio Adapter

USB to Optical Audio Adapter

When you are looking for an Audio Adapter, the main thing you need to decide is what type of audio connection you need. The most common connections are USB and Optical Audio. Here are some factors to consider when choosing between a USB or Optical Audio adapter: 

Purpose

What will you be using the adapter for? If you plan on using it with a computer, then you will need a USB adapter. If you plan on using it with a home theater system, then you will need an optical audio adapter. 

Compatibility

Make sure that your devices are compatible with the type of audio connection that you choose. For example, not all computers have USB ports, so if your computer doesn’t have a USB port, then you would need to get an adapter that converts from USB to another type of connection, like optical audio. 

Cost

Adapters can range in price from around $10-$100, depending on the features they offer. So think about what features you want and how much money you want to spend before making your purchase decision. 

Ease of use

When it comes to audio adapters, one of the most important factors to consider is how easy they are to use. After all, you don’t want something that is going to be a hassle every time you try to use it. 

Here are some things to look for when considering the ease of use of an audio adapter: 

  • How easy is it to set up? Some adapters can be set up in just a few seconds, while others may require more time and effort. 
  • How easy is it to connect the devices? Some adapters have very simple connections, while others can be a little more complicated. 
  • What kind of warranty does the adapter come with? If there are any problems with the adapter, will you be able to get it fixed or replaced easily? 
  • Is the adapter portable? This is especially important if you plan on using it with multiple devices or taking it with you on trips. 
  • Does the adapter have any extra features that make it easier to use? Such features could include LED indicators that show when the device is connected properly, volume controls, and so on. 

Overall, ease of use is a very important factor to consider when choosing an audio adapter. Make sure to think about these aspects before making your purchase decision.

USB to Optical Audio Adapter

Quality

When it comes to audio adapters, one of the most important factors to consider is quality. After all, you don’t want something that is going to break or malfunction after just a few uses. 

Here are some things to look for when considering the quality of an audio adapter: 

  • How well is the adapter made? Is it sturdy and well-constructed, or does it feel like it’s made from cheap materials? 
  • How well does the adapter work? Does it properly convert the audio signal from one format to another, or does it produce a sound that is distorted or muffled? 
  • What kind of warranty does the adapter come with? If there are any problems with the adapter, will you be able to get it fixed or replaced easily? 
  • Does the adapter have any extra features that could potentially damage your devices? Such features could include jacks that are too big or small, adapters that are not compatible with certain devices, and so on. 

Overall, quality is a very important factor to consider when choosing an audio adapter. Make sure to think about these aspects before making your purchase decision.

FAQs About USB To Optical Audio Adapter

Usb To Optical Audio Adapter

What does a USB to optical audio adapter do?

A USB to optical audio adapter is a device that allows an audio signal to be sent from a computer or other device with a USB port to an external audio system. The adapter converts the digital signal from the USB port into an analog optical signal that can be used by an optical audio input on an external audio system. This allows users to listen to music, watch movies, and play video games with high-quality sound without having to connect their devices directly to the external audio system.

Can I use a USB to optical audio adapter with my TV?

Yes, you can use a USB to optical audio adapter with your TV. An optical audio adapter takes the digital audio output from a device (like a laptop or game console) and converts it into an analog signal that can be sent to a traditional stereo or home theater system. This is a convenient way to get better sound quality from your devices since the digital-to-analog conversion happens closer to the speakers than if you were using the headphone jack. The only downside is that not all devices have an optical audio output, so check before you buy!

Why would I need a USB to optical audio adapter?

A USB to optical audio adapter is a small, lightweight device that allows you to connect your computer or laptop to an external digital audio player or amplifier. It does this by converting the output of the computer’s USB port into an optical signal, which can then be transmitted over a standard optical cable. 

This type of audio connection is often used in professional settings, where superior sound quality is required, but it can also be useful for home entertainment systems. There are a number of factors to consider when choosing a USB to optical audio adapter, including the type of connector (male or female), the number of channels supported, and the sample rate. 

It’s also important to make sure that both devices are compatible with each other in terms of software and operating system requirements. Overall, a USB to optical audio adapter can greatly enhance the audio experience for any setup.

What are the best features of a USB to optical audio adapter?

A USB to optical audio adapter is a device that allows an electronic device, such as a computer, to send an audio signal to an external speaker system. This can be done by converting the digital signal into an analog audio signal that can be played through a standard 3.5 mm headphone jack or RCA jack. 

The best features of a USB to optical audio adapter are its ability to provide high-quality sound and its simplicity of use. An advantage of using a USB to optical audio adapter is that it bypasses the built-in sound card in a computer, which can often be limiting in terms of sound quality. By sending the audio signal directly to the external speaker system, a USB to optical audio adapter can provide a higher-quality listening experience. 

Additionally, since this type of adapter plugs into a USB port on a computer, it is extremely easy to use – no drivers or software installation is required. All you need to do is plug it in and start listening. Overall, a USB to optical audio adapter is a convenient and efficient way to improve sound quality and enhance your listening experience.

Conclusion

If you want to experience the best audio quality possible, then you need to buy a Tripp Lite USB-A to USB-B Fiber Active Optical Cable. This cable will allow you to connect your devices without any loss in sound quality. Plus, it’s very easy to use – all you have to do is plug it in, and you’re ready to go! 

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  • 49 FT USB-A TO USB-B CABLE: This USB fiber optic cable (M/M) securely connects the USB-A port on your desktop, laptop or notebook computer to a USB-B device, such as a printer, scanner or external drive, located up to 15 meters away. It supports USB 3.2 Gen 1 transfer rates up to 5 Gbps, which is 10 times faster than USB 2.0, for transmitting data only. Note: this USB cable is not backward compatible with USB 2.0 or USB 1.1 devices.
  • ADVANCED FIBER CABLE IS EASIER TO INSTALL THAN COPPER: Because the fiber cable is slimmer and more flexible than standard copper USB cables, this cable is easier to install around corners and in hard-to-reach spaces behind equipment. It draws power from the connected device, so no external power supply is needed to transmit the USB signal across the longer distances unique to fiber optic cabling.
  • CMP JACKET DESIGNED FOR IN-WALL INSTALLATIONS: The plenum-rated jacket has low smoke and flame characteristics, making it suitable for premise applications in ceilings, walls and ducts.
  • LONG LENGTH CABLE LETS YOU DESIGN AN APPLICATION TO YOUR SPECIFICATIONS: This long cable allows you greater flexibility in placing your USB components. For instance, your printer or scanner may be located in a different room away from your office or in a central location where others have access to it. The plug-and-play USB cable supports all major operating systems, including Windows, macOS and Linux.

In conclusion, the Tripp Lite USB-A to USB-B Fiber Active Optical Cable is a great choice for those looking to upgrade their audio setup and experience top quality sound. Don’t settle for less – invest in this cable and enjoy the benefits it brings. Thanks for your reading!

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