Dolby Digital 5.1 passthru?

Will this adapter pass Dolby Digital to an AV Receiver for 5.1 playback?

Lightning Digital AV Adapter

Lightning Digital AV Adapter

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2 Answers from the Community

  • No, in my testing with multiple applications, my media which is encoded with AC3 5.1 audio is passed through as standard PCM stereo.

  • Yes, if that AV receiver can handle audio over HDMI