View Full Version : Definitive HDMI output? G74SX

02-22-2012, 09:08 PM
While it appears I have a toslink, I am curious as to whether anyone has gotten 5.1 successfully from their HDMI port. I have installed the newest drivers from NVIDIA's site as well as updating all the other drivers on the computer. However, my HDMI is still outputting a stereo signal. It seems that I'm not alone but all of the threads I have seen are dead ends.

To note, under Control Panel-->Sound--->NVIDIA High Defintion Audio, it does in fact show 6 channels. This is being tested on a Pioneer Elite SC57 which can handle just about ANY input.

02-25-2012, 03:08 AM
No one, eh?

04-12-2012, 03:01 AM
Same problem also would like this solved whats the point of running fiber to my amp if its not 5.1

04-12-2012, 03:43 PM
JC, his problem was with getting 5.1 out of HDMI because he didn't want to run fiber. If your optical isn't working then that's a different problem.