5.1 optical in, 2 channel rca analog out without down mixing (just take L & R channels from the 5.1 source) - AVS Forum | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews
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post #1 of 2 Old 11-28-2012, 04:43 PM - Thread Starter
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What hardware could I use to achieve this? I have an old Denon 1804 receiver that has optical in and analog rec out but I suspect it would down mix the 5.1 signal... the manual is unclear.

One possibility is that the AVR has A & B front speakers. Could I connect the B speakers to a speaker to line level converter? Does such a device exist that would not compromise the sound quality?
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If your player and receiver support 5.1 analog, you could have the player do the decoding and only attach cables the L/R channels.

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