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    new surround sound question

    Hello everyone
    just bought a PhillipsHTB3510 cine surround sound system to go with the new Sony tv I bought yesterday(old tv went pop)
    not being a technophobe it has taken me most of the afternoon to set up.
    Playback with dvd ok but only getting 2.1 sound when just listening to tv, is this correct or should i still get full 5.1?
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    Dear philglos,

    if the Sound settings are on Auto it is normal to have 5.1 audio only with DVD and 2.1 from the TV because this setting maintain the original sound format from the source.

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    Thanks Sarka

    Bit disappointed but at least I know its not me!
    happy Christmas

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    There is still possibility to set the option for 5.1 audio when watching TV. But it depends on what you are watching because the surround quality can vary (i.e. TV shows or news will have very bad quality).

    Merry Christmas to you too.

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    Just found that out after connecting with optical lead one film in hd (tv)played back in ful surround sound!
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    Hello participants of the thread and forum members in general!

    Hopefully your issue was dealt with and you are no longer facing it. Since the thread has been silent for some time now, I will proceed by closing it. If you still have the same question about the same issue or any similar issues arise feel free to start a new thread or contact one of us moderators to open this thread again.

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