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Resources HOVER FOR MORE INFO FAQ General questions? Edited by alan666, 27 November 2012 - 02:32 PM. On the TV, are the component and hdmi cables you have plugged in assigned to different inputs ('video 2', 'video 3'). This handy controller infographic should be able to aid you! check over here

The Wii U now supports a different type of surround sound called LPCM. My SNES has a coaxial output, my Wii U doesn't...should we take issue over that? You receiver or dvd player then convert that back to LPCM to send to your speakers. New to Wii U?

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It's called versatility. If you're reporting a post or comment, please message the moderators. How to Check that the correct settings are being used on the Wii U. Less crap to deal with and "shocker" the experience is the same.

  1. You can find it here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqfkk9pw6peVDSh6HmrirNA I humbly apologize for the horrible camera work, it's my first video and I was up all night so my voice is also tired.
  2. But things like Netflix and Amazon play stream in the compressed DD format, which Wii U is not able to decode.
  3. DTS and DD are also used to send surround audio over optical or coaxial audio cables, as they only have enough bandwidth to carry 2 channels (stereo) in LPCM format.
  4. That is raw uncompressed digital audio.
  5. you'll notice the difference immediately.
  6. Nintendo of America Inc.
  7. This same bandwidth can carry up to 6.1 channels when the audio is compressed to DD or DTS.
  8. If you dont have the hardware to support it, dont hate on Nintendo for your short comings But.

Left, center, right, BR, BL, Sub. So much for "NEXT GEN" right? I will get split channel audio if I have Wii U audio settings set to "Stereo", are you set to "Surround"? Wii U Audio Settings easily rivals the 360 and ps3.Click to expand...

permalinkembedsavegive goldaboutblogaboutsource codeadvertisejobshelpsite rulesFAQwikireddiquettetransparencycontact usapps & toolsReddit for iPhoneReddit for Androidmobile websitebuttons<3reddit goldredditgiftsUse of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy (updated). © 2016 reddit inc. Wii U Surround Sound Optical Then connect AVR/HTiB to TV/Monitor via HDMI. Don't try to sound like you know what you're talking about because you're just a fuckin' moron. http://en-americas-support.nintendo.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/1508/~/how-to-use-surround-sound-on-the-wii-u I don't recall any issues with other games.

lcpm is superior to dd 5.1 dd 5.1 is compressed. Wii U Dolby Digital Optical outs??? permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]SebionSebion 4 points5 points6 points 1 year ago(1 child)I think this is the point where I get out of this "discussion". I don't advocate Home Theatres in a Box (HTiB), but if you have that you may run into some problems.

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AND IF NINTENDO IS TOO THRIFTY, WHY NOT MAKE A PAID DOLBY APP (Which would support DLP II, Dolby DIGITAL)!!?? thanks! No Sound On Wii Ferrari_man said: ↑ kernal69er said: ↑ Ferrari_man said: ↑ And people call ths their favourite console ever and crap on PS3 and 360... Wii U Surround Sound Games That's really lame.

If you have the Wii connected to the receiver via composite video, then you also need to run a composite video cable from the receiver to another input of the TV. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]neomancr[S] -1 points0 points1 point 1 year ago*(8 children)as many users across the net have posted, they've only experienced either completely mute back speakers or a muddled duplication of the front channels The Wii U uses six-channel linear PCM audio output. Wii U's Internet Browser Want to know which sites work well on the Wii U's Internet Browser? Wii U Sound Only On Gamepad

Print Did this information answer your question? I have 0 problems. Got rid of a lot of cables by going straight HDMI too. http://nadrp.com/wii-u/wii-u-sound-not-working.html Vita has the best picture quality as far as portables though, but still a smaller screen than the gamepad, and harder to grip for the length of a show.

This afternoon when I hooked up the Wii I got no video only sound from the Wii. Lpcm To Dolby Digital Converter Bowser-Is-My-Father, Jan 4, 2013 akabenjy likes this. you will not get any sound out of the rear channels.

Those consoles are pure gold when it comes to this sort of stuff, and also have optical outs.

I myself have a 7.1 system and an older 5.1 system. never good. Sorry. Wii U Audio Out Back to top #6 SoldMyWiiUAndLeftTheForums SoldMyWiiUAndLeftTheForums Pokémon Trainer Members 4,168 posts Posted 26 November 2012 - 09:07 PM Wow, unexpected but still.

Go figure. When set to surround, Wii U ONLY outputs in LPCM 5.1 format. How to Troubleshoot the Wii U connection. have a peek at these guys your a idiot if you thing dd is next generation.

When storing sound on a DVD, space is saved by compressing this audio to DD or DTS, which are lossy compression somewhat like mp3. Pro Logic II is nice for STEREO programming (it shifts background noise and music to the rear speakers) but it's not a substitute for a real 5.1 codec - you're just If you dont have the hardware to support it, dont hate on Nintendo for your short comings But. Last edited: Jan 4, 2013 phantomx, Jan 4, 2013 Last edited by phantomx, Jan 4, 2013 soright34 Noob Joined: Dec 28, 2010 Messages: 90 Date Posted: Jan 5, 2013 #44 All

If it's not working properly there might be some compatibility issue with your audio receiver. Please respect everyone's views & opinions. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]nemeth88ImperatorPat 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago(0 children)Surround sound is working for me on the game.