You may not be able to get surround sound for WiiU.

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3 years ago#1
I've seen it confirmed that the WiiU only does surround sound using uncompressed PCM. If your amp doesn't support it then its only stereo for you. The WiiU does not support Dolby digital or DTS.
3 years ago#2
monkeyspoon posted...
I've seen it confirmed that the WiiU only does surround sound using uncompressed PCM. If your amp doesn't support it then its only stereo for you. The WiiU does not support Dolby digital or DTS.


Assuming you can't get 5.1 surround using hdmi like you could for years already.
Source?
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3 years ago#3
Not an issue for me, but an odd choice. Source?
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3 years ago#4
Tech specs on Games website. It sounds true as why would nintendo license Dolby or DTS when there are no optical connections.

I have to buy a new amp.
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