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amigo

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#21194 18-Apr-2008 12:24
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Are any of the Freeview channels (or programmes) broadcasting in 5.1 surround sound?

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  #124714 18-Apr-2008 12:27
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It appears that Underbelly is and is possibly the only show doing so. At the start it has had the "In HD were available" logo and then followed by a "Dolby Digital" logo. During the show an AC3 audio track was also present along with the AAC audio.

I actually have sample that cokemaster recorded for me but had some trouble getting it to play back and haven't had time this week to look into it.

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  #124770 18-Apr-2008 15:03
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Based off the MHEG-5 EPG the following TV3 programs are supposed to be airing with Dolby Digital

  • Underbelly
  • Bones
  • Prison Break
  • CSI: New York
  • Boston Legal

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