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ahx (format)

Amiga .AHX
token - ahx

points - Chipist

file types - .ahx

max filesize - 48.0kb

description - recommended player for playback - XMplay with AHX plugin
  1. Tools
  2. Render to MP3
  3. See also
The ahx format is the format used by AHX Tracker.

This format supports four channels of synthesized sound similar to the Commodore 64's SID chip. Please note that this format does not actually emulate or play back on a real SID chip, it only attempts to sound like it.


Recommended editors
-AHX Tracker (Amiga)
-HivelyTracker (Windows; be aware that not all functionality is allowed!)

Recommended Players/Converters
-xmplay plugin
(Windows) [dead link]
-command line player
(Linux/SDL) [dead link]
-command line player v1.8
(Windows, Amiga OS4, Mac OSX)
-HVL2WAV command line converter
(Windows, Amiga OS4)

Render to MP3

-HVL2WAV command line converter
(Windows, Amiga OS4)

Use your converter of choice to convert the output from WAV to MP3.

See also

AHX Tracker
Commodore 64
sid (format)