Originally Posted by Frank_VisionHD
You are correct! Technically, yes, you can only sync on optical or coax (which is basically 5.1 AC3 or DTS, or 2.0 Dolby Digital), but 7.1 formats contain either the "core" DTS stream (5.1), which can be sent via the coax or optical links in the case of DTS-HD, or must contain the AC-3 audio track in the case of Dolby TruHD optional Blu-ray codec...
Good point. May be better to say that unless you have a BD player that can output both HD audio and lossy audio at the sime time, you will be limited to the legacy soundtracks. The Blu Ray Standard requires the disks to have the lossy track so folks don't have to check for that..
Last edited by thxman; Today at 01:56 PM.