What is Dolby 5.1 surround sound?

Answer Surround sound uses different channels of sound to immerse the listener or movie viewer in sound, much as would happen in a movie theater. Dolby Digital 5.1 is a form of surround sound using techno... Read More »

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What is 7-1 dolby surround sound?

Dolby surround sound creates an immersive effect whereby the movie seems to come to life around you: a plane soars overhead, gunshots whiz right past your ear and other realistic sound effects. The... Read More »

Who invented Dolby surround sound?

Dolby surround sound was invented by the research team at Dolby Laboratories Inc. The company was started by Ray Dolby in 1965 when Dolby began manufacturing noise reduction systems aimed at making... Read More »

How to Preserve Dolby Surround Sound When Ripping DVDs?

One of the selling points of commercially produced DVDs, along with the high-quality video, is the Dolby 5.1 or higher channel digital audio that enhances the viewing experience when the player is ... Read More »

How do I hook up my PS3 to my HDTV and my Bose Dolby Digital Surround Sound Media Center?

If you want true 5.1 surround sound, DO NOT use analogue red/white stereo cables. Use a digital connection (digital coax, optical, hdmi). These outputs should be on your ps3.