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post #1 of 7 Old 05-08-2012, 03:37 PM - Thread Starter
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Just wanted to know whether or not optical audio supports DD+?
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It supports Dolby digital 5.1
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DD Plus is supported by HDMI 1.3 and higher.
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I know it supports DD. I asked about DD+
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I know it supports DD. I asked about DD+

Please go to the DD Plus link I had in my post above.
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The issue is not truly one of "support." TOSLINK optical has the bandwidth to carry two channels of 24 bit 96 kHz audio (~4.5 Mbps), so it could carry most Dolby Digital Plus bit streams. But Dolby Digital Plus does not allow S/PDIF output, only HDMI 1.3 output.

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How will the avr decode the netflix stream of dd+ when connected via toslink? In dd 5.1? Would I even get audio? Thanks guys!
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