• New Patreon Tier and Early Access Content available. If you would like to support AVForums, we now have a new Patreon Tier which gives you access to selected news, reviews and articles before they are available to the public. Read more.

Home Cinema Sound problem...

Jedwards

Standard Member
Hi,

I'm trying to hook up my Philips dvd recorder, & my Sky+ box, to my Sony home cinema. However, though i've bought an optical splitter, the dvd player only broadcasts in 5.1 when the Sky box is turned off. When I turn it back on it overides the dvd, & broadcasts the sound from the Sky+ box.

Does anyone know whether there is anyway of getting round this, or whether there is an optical splitter I can buy that can alternate between the two signals, & broadcast only the sound of what i'm watching?

Many thanks!

J
 

Dfour

Well-known Member
What usnits are you using??

Do you have coaxial digital outputs on any of the units and inputs on the sony??
 

The latest video from AVForums

Fidelity in Motion's David Mackenzie talks about his work on disc encoding & the future of Blu-ray
Subscribe to our YouTube channel
Support AVForums with Patreon

Top Bottom