does this cable has the ability to carry 5.1 audio?

i would like to connect my mac to an amplifier via HDMI, now i know new mac book pros do support audio out from the mini DP, however, i need to know if it support 5.1 audio system.

Moshi Mini DP to HDMI Adapter with Audio Support

Moshi Mini DP to HDMI Adapter with Audio Support

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    It certainly does and it sounds terrific.5.1 and 720p look great, I am using netfix looks and sounds wonderful!