Jbl sb 400: trouble with Sony blu ray player outputting sound - AVS Forum | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews
Baselworld is only a few weeks away. Getting the latest news is easy, Click Here for info on how to join the Watchuseek.com newsletter list. Follow our team for updates featuring event coverage, new product unveilings, watch industry news & more!

Forum Jump: 
Thread Tools
Old 01-16-2013, 03:36 AM - Thread Starter
macmd's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2007
Posts: 61
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 10
Not sure if anyone has this soundbar. It has 3 hdmi inputs and hdmi out to tv. Connected my Xbox, Apple TV and Sony bluray to soundbar, then connected hdmi out to tv. No prob with sound/video with Xbox and Apple TV, but when I try playing blu ray (ie Ted, sound of music) picture has no prob, but no sound.

Tried switching the consoles to different hdmi connections on soundbar and Xbox/apple tv worked on all inputs but no sound from blu ray on all three connections. Is it because the blu rays are dts hd and according to specs on soundbar state only Dolby digital decoding.

The sound by the way sounds great with good bass and dialog/voices sound crisp and clear. and Bluetooth works great with IPhone playing music.

There are aux input as well as optical input

When I tried playing dark knight rises, I was able to get sound when I went to audio options on disc and chose 2.0 but Ted only gave me the option of dts hd and I was not able to get any sound.

Help, and thanks in advance.
macmd is offline  
Sponsored Links
Old 01-16-2013, 07:08 AM
AVS Special Member
eljaycanuck's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Ottawa, Canada
Posts: 7,025
Mentioned: 8 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 661 Post(s)
Liked: 1023
Set your BD player to decode* audio and output LPCM to the soundbar.

(*Hopefully your player can decode lossless (DTS-HD MA / Dolby TrueHD) as well as lossy (DTS / DD) audio.)
eljaycanuck is offline  
Sponsored Links

Jbl Cinema Sb 400 Plug N Play 2 X 60 Watt Soundbar System
Thread Tools

Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off