Originally Posted by Rhythmx /forum/post/0
I believe that with the True HD tracks and DD+ tracks already on the disc, it would be up to the player to send those tracks to the receiver to be decoded instead of being decoded and sent as PCM to the receiver. This is a player issue. All the player would have to do is send out the TrueHD track or DD+ track to the receiver for it to decode.
That is one of the benefits of HDMI 1.3. The HDDVD player would no longer have to decode the audio, and the receiver would do all the work.