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It's for Dolby Digital and/or DTS surround (or just PCM stereo). Yes, it better than red/white analog audio connections. Also... it accomplishes the same task as "optical".
Obviously, you also need an audio receiver that has digital audio inputs to take advantage of the better sound/audio.
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