surround sound

  1. C

    Mac mini optical sound output to sound bar

    I have an old Mac mini with optical output (2014). I would like to connect it to a sound bar but am not sure it will work or be the quality needed for the full audio experience. I know it will not transfer formats like Dolby Atmos, but I don’t want to transfer just a 2.0 stereo signal. I want...
  2. D

    2017 iMac 5.1 surround sound?

    Hey! We have just upgraded from a windows PC to a 2017 27" iMac, we've been using these speakers with the PC - https://www.trust.com/en/product/21738-gxt-658-tytan-5-1-surround-speaker-system These are the connections on the back, and the cables that went to to computer - I was wondering if...
  3. ApexPredator

    BOOM: Dolby Atmos Streaming vs Physical Disk

    My favorite part of surround sound is the deep bass that fills the room, as the action scene intensifies. I am researching how to build my collection moving forward and am looking for some feedback. I am leaning towards buying the physical disk for all my action movies and buy the rest from...
  4. B

    Surround Monitoring, USB Hardware Solutions?

    Using Premiere (and Audition) CC 2018 on macOS High Sierra 10.13.2 (Mac Pro 5,1 and MacBook Pro). Curious what current hardware solutions people are using to monitor and mix surround and multi-channel audio? Looking for USB 2 or USB 3 solutions (not Thunderbolt) that would allow mapping to...
  5. Hassan69

    Surround sound on iMac 2017

    Hi, I would like to know if it's possible to connect the following speakers to my mac. Cambridge SoundWorks MegaWorks THX 5.1 550. These were given to me by Creative years ago. These were connected to my old 2009 imac but in stero but would like to try and get 5.1 on the mac and also on Windows...
  6. F

    How do I enable surround sound on my Mac Mini (Late 2012)?

    Hi guys. I just bought an LG OLED B7 TV and I have my Mac Mini (Late 2012) hooked up to it. For 5.1 surround sound I have a Pioneer VSX 1131. I have my Mac Mini connected with HDMI to the TV, and the TV connects with an optical cable to my Pioneer receiver. This very same setup lets me get...
  7. tbrass84

    Best Wireless for Apple TV 4?

    Looking for suggestions for surround sound or even just a couple external speakers that work well with the Apple TV 4. In the past I had a system that had an Optical Audio port, but as the newest Apple TV nixed that, it wouldn't work with it. What do you find that works well with the Apple TV...