Which is better: optical or rca cable?

Answer On One Hand: Optical for 5.1 or 7.1 SoundRCA cables are analog and can provide stereo audio at best, which consists of two channels: one for the left speaker and one for the right speaker. Optical ... Read More »

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Are there audio optical cable adapters, or multi-pronged audio optical cables of some sort?

doesn't your tv have optical out? which would solve plugging in directly to the sound inputs on the sound bar so the tv inputs would get redirected to the sound bar

What is the difference between the coaxial cable & the Optical cable, and whats better for a surround system.?

Optical transmits audio information in the form of a beam of light, digital coax uses an electrical impulse. There are differences, and you'll hear arguements for and against both, but they are so ... Read More »

Which is better, your audio from a optical cable or a hdmi cable?

Digital is digital; as long as the signal is getting from one end of the cable to the other, it's as good as it can be. Many people here are are confusing a digital audio signal with an analog aud... Read More »

What is an optical cable used for?

"Optical cable" is a synonym for fiber optic cable. These are cables used in communications and broadband information transfer. Optical cables transmit light. They can be used in place of, or in ad... Read More »