Hdmi question

 

New member
Username: Angelo

New york

Post Number: 7
Registered: Mar-06
whats the best way to get the best sound quality optical or hdmi I know that hdmi is the best for vidio but I heard that optical is better for audio
also should I hook up my cable box to the tv with hdmi and optical from the cable box to the receiver for audio will that work or the hdmi will just cancell out the optical connection I'm confussed please help
cable box has 1 hdmi out 1 optical out
receiver has 2 hdmi in 1 outs and a lot of optical connections
tv has 2 hdmi inputs
 

Bronze Member
Username: Westcott

League City, Texas

Post Number: 75
Registered: Oct-05
If your receiver supports HDMI audio, use it and forgo an extra cable. Audio differences between the two formats would be negligable.
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