|Nov 23, 2010, 09:15 AM||#1|
Hooking up TV and stereo...possible?
I'm thinking about getting the Apple TV and I was wondering if it's possible to connect both my TV and stereo to it simultaneously. If I use the audio from my TV I would just then need to connect the HDMI cable and I'll be all set for the TV? Would that then allow me to connect my stereo to the Apple TV so I could stream from my computer to it? I see from the tech specs that there is an optical audio port. Are there any optical audio to RCA converters? Thanks...
|Nov 23, 2010, 09:35 AM||#3|
|Nov 23, 2010, 09:46 AM||#4|
Wirelessly posted (Mozilla/5.0 (iPhone; U; CPU iPhone OS 4_2_1 like Mac OS X; en-gb) AppleWebKit/533.17.9 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/5.0.2 Mobile/8C148 Safari/6533.18.5)
You'll need to convert the digital signal coming from the ATV optical output to an anolog signal to feed into your stereo. So you'll need a digital to anolog converter...
I solved the problem by connecting the speakers to the analog audio output of my tv, so the tv is doing the DAC for me... It means having to turn on the tv to listen to music though obviously.
21.5" iMac with fusion drive, iPhone 5 32GB, iPad rMini 16GB, Canon 40D 24-105 F/4 L
www.fabandyou.com - my portfolio!
Last edited by fabian9; Nov 23, 2010 at 09:46 AM.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Hooking up to TV||Squirrelflight||MacBook Pro||3||Mar 21, 2013 01:52 PM|
|Hooking up 2 or 3 monitors||chan-man||Mac mini||2||Nov 29, 2012 12:06 PM|
|hooking up iMac to HDTV||bobright||iMac||3||Aug 10, 2012 01:27 PM|
|Question on hooking up Apple TV||28Gauge||Apple TV and Home Theater||4||Aug 6, 2012 07:38 AM|
|Hooking up a Macbook to a TV||kazam92||MacBook||3||Jul 24, 2012 04:42 PM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:10 AM.