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Old August 16, 2011, 04:24 PM
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Originally Posted by lowfat View Post
Plus the fact that SPDIF is heavily compress for 5.1.
I think this is what Slik is all hung-up over.

SPDIF can only do 2 channel lossloess. Multichannel on SPDIF is compressed in a lossy format like AC3.

Only HDMI can do 6+ channel uncompressed LPCM.
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