optical audio

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    Question My computer does not support 5.1 audio through optical audio

    I am trying to setup a 5.1 speaker system with a receiver (Sony STRDH590 ) to my desktop. I tried to connect the computer and the receiver together via an optical audio cable. When I turned the receiver on it played music, however the left and right sounds where only coming out. I later found...
  2. Niallr

    Question Hdmi audio extractor voodoo?

    Hi everyone. I have a fire tv cube connected via hdmi to a Sony bravia, and the TV optical audio going to a cheap dac which is feeding an amp+passive sterio speakers. I'd like to be able to play Spotify with the TV off. I was also getting some problems with audio lagging the picture. I decided...
  3. RavenXxXx

    Question SPDIF_O to Optical In. PC to Home Theater

    I brought this from my Local online shop(Shopee Asia), a 3-pin SPDIF Daughter Card(+5v, spdif, gnd) to be specific. then my Motherboard is GA-A320M-DS2(v 1.0), my Home theater is a Samsung DVD Home Theater System C330(HT-C330)Asia. I follow the instruction I found on the seller, my...
  4. ddk0014

    Solved! Soundbar, TV box and Chromecast Issue

    Hi ppl. I am trying to connect my Soundbar to work with Android TV box and Chromecast I have currently plugged in Android TV box and Chromecast via HDMI to TV (not HDMI ARC, TV doesn't have ARC or optical inputs/outputs) but unsure how to connect Soundbar Only option I could think of is to use...
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    Question TV decodes atmos but has 2.1 within the TV, through Optical to soundbar, will it send before down to 2.1?

    I have purchased the 55OLED754 , which will be delivered on 05 Jan 2020. There TV states it has Atmos support and will decode. I'm possibily looking to get a sound bar but the Atmos ones are very expensive. As the TV has already decoded Atmos and I optically link to a soundbar, does the sound...
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    Solved! Soundbar works with Roku but not Blu-ray player audio - how to fix?

    Hi All, I’m having trouble getting my blu-ray player to talk to my soundbar. The soundbar works fine with the Roku, but when I switch to the blu-ray player, the sound only comes through the TV speakers, not the soundbar. I’ve tried messing with the settings and cables but so far, nothing has...
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    Solved! How to connect non HDMI arc TV to a HDMI arc home theatre?

    Kindly help me to connect my TV to the Home theatre. I have VU49D6575 tv without HDMI arc nor optical ports. It has the colourful RCA ports though. I bought a new Sony Home theatre HT-RT3 with HDMI arc and optical ports only. How do i connect both such that i get sound from the home theatre?
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    Solved! How do i connect my logitech z623 speaker to my uhd tv?

    I have a 4k uhd tv which only has a optical audio out and my logitech z623 speaker has RCA and 3.5 mm jack. So i am not being able to connect it to my tv. Please help.
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    Question All I get is static(white noise) when I use optical on my av receiver

    For the life of me I can’t figure out 5.1 won’t work I’ve just installed all new speaker wires to all of the speakers, when I use any analog signal it works perfectly but not Toslink. The things I’ve tried so far are...plugging the Toslink in to my Tv To the receiver (using a fire tv) nothing...