I have the below specs , and would like to utlise the Optical out from this motherboard while playing back BlueRay discs in my HTPC via BlueRay DVD DRive.
My question is , is the Optical out 5.1 Surround ? or only Stereo ?
AudioRealtek® ALC 892 8-Channel High Definition Audio CODEC
- Supports : Jack-detection, Multi-streaming, Front Panel Jack-retasking
Audio Feature :
- Blu-ray audio layer Content Protection
- DTS Surround Sensation UltraPC
- Optical S/PDIF out port(s) at back panel
I currently use the sound via video out via HDMI to my Samsung 32" TV
THoughts anyone ?