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connect home theater to pc

tofime

Standard Member
i have my hdtv connected to my pc via hdmi and i bought a cheap home theater(panasonic sc-xh150) it has optical and rca inputs. i have a xonar dg sound card. do i connect the ht to the pc or the tv? do i use the optical cable or the rcas?
 

markoneswift

Established Member
Depends - if the TV you have can pass through digital audio you should be able to connect the TV to the cinema system. Some TVs only pass through 2 channel audio, so you need to know for certain what it can / cannot do. HTH
 

tofime

Standard Member
in the manual it says "This jack provides Digital Audio Output for your audio device that is RAW and PCM compatible"

so its better to connect to the tv than to the pc sound card???
 

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