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Topic: Arduino to a Dream Sound Synthesis chip? (Read 1 time) previous topic - next topic


Jul 13, 2009, 09:30 pm Last Edit: Jul 14, 2009, 06:03 pm by RevAaron Reason: 1
Just curious if anyone has played with anything from Atmel's Dream Sound Synthesis family?

From Atmel's product page (http://atmel.com/dyn/products/product_card.asp?part_id=4142):

The ATSAM2195 is a complete, single-chip, low-cost MIDI sound system. It requires only input of standard MIDI signals by its serial or parallel input and provides stereo audio output. It includes state-of-the-art sound synthesis using a full GM sound set together with a range of compatible effects.

Datasheet for the ATSAM2195

To me, it looks like a great way to get some neat sound capabilities into an Arduino project. I'm going to order a few of the ATSAM2195s, but just thought I'd see if anyone else has used these yet...



Looks a great chip, it's only 3v3 so there is a bit of fiddling to get it to work with 5V systems.
However, who stocks them in Europe?


No clue! I'm requesting some samples from Atmel- if you're willing to help take a look at it and you'd like me to send you one drop me a PM.

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