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Old 10-05-2013, 11:37 AM   #1
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Netflix question

Does Netflix output Dolby or DTS audio when streaming? If so, will a basic Roamio detect and output it to an A/V receiver?

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Old 10-06-2013, 06:44 PM   #2
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Some Netflix titles have Dolby Digital Plus 5.1 sound. I know that TiVos will bitstream that over HDMI but I'm not certain whether they will convert it to basic DD 5.1 for output over S/PDIF or to AVRs which can't decode DD+. Since TiVo has to license Dolby tech they probably do.

There's no filter or even indication on Netflix's site of which titles have DD+ sound; there are some Netflix search sites which do have filters for 5.1, such as TVandMoviesNow.com (that link has the 5.1 filter on it).

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Old 10-07-2013, 12:21 PM   #3
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if the title is listed as 5.1, then it should be in DD+. At least that is how it has always worked on any title I've watched. Every title I've viewed that is in 5.1 audio, uses the DD+ codec.

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