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post #1 of 4 Old 07-27-2013, 02:33 AM - Thread Starter
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Basically I need to connect Bose companion 5 to my TV via Bose\s USB input
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not gonna work. Bose Companion 5 is a computer speaker and needs a USB connection. TV's don't have USB outputs and I've never heard of a Optical to USB converter. One could exist but I've never heard of it.

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Everything I'm seeing is USB in, TOSLINK out. Not the other way around.

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Agreed. If the Bose Companion 5 are new, return them and order the Emotiva Airmotiv 4. Much better speakers smile.gif

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