Originally Posted by gary cornell
Connection question - do i connect the Dolby Digital coaxial output for older discs with just DTS or Dolby Digital 5.1 or will these formats play correctly just using the 5.1 analog outputs from the Marantz?
I would use the coaxial connection instead of 5.1 analog for two reasons:
1st you need to connect only one cable-not 6 cables
2nd audio signal going in via 5.1 analog does not get processed by the receiver's Audyssey or eq. It just goes straight thru.