Sky Digital - Dolby Digital

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jon_sharp

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I have a home cinema audio system and I'm looking to get a Dolby Digital feed from Sky.

Sony have released a digibox (760) with a digital optical audio output which would give me the right connectivity. However, would I also need to upgrade my LNB to the quad type as supplied with the new Sky + system?

Secondly, does anyone know if I need to upgrade my subscription to Sky + in order to get the digital audio feed?
 

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Hi Jon,

If the optical output is available on the Sony standard Digibox then the existing LNB will suffice. At the moment there are not many programmes/channels transmitting the above, but I'm sure it will improve as time goes by.

This standard should be available without Sky+

Rolf
 
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