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Old 02-16-2009, 08:18 PM   #1
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Surround sounds question

I have my plasma connected via rca analog cables for audio as of now. My tv has a digital (optical) out but my surround sound i bought has coaxial. Do the optical to coaxial converters work well, or do i have to take this thing back and get another system?

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Old 02-16-2009, 08:24 PM   #2
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your system doesnt have ANY optical inputs?

no cable or dss box?
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your system doesnt have ANY optical inputs?

no cable or dss box?
No the sound system only has two analog and one digital co-ax. I just bought a basic surround system because the speakers on this plasma suck.

Yeah i have a comcast hd box which has optical out. I am going to be switching to directv though on Friday. I'm not sure what their HD box in the back.
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I have used several in the past, no issues for me.
Well then maybe i'll do that. They have them on monoprice for like 11 bucks.

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Another question. Do i need to have digital cables? Will the ones i have hooked up work for dolby (red/white cables)? I can hear from all the speakers right now and it's alright. Will the digital lines make a big difference?
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no answers because it's a dumb question? I know but i don't know these thigns.
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