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No Sound from the Digital Audio Out Port of the Android TV When Dolby Digital Plus Is Selected

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Dolby Digital Plus™ doesn't use the Digital Audio Out (Optical) port on the Android TV™. To enable Dolby Digital Plus on a Home Theater System, Sound bar, or A/V Receiver, connect an HDMI® cable to the HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) port on your TV.

To use the Digital Audio Out (Optical) port, set Dolby Digital Plus to Off.

  1. On the supplied remote, press the HOME button.
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Select Sound or Display & Sound.
  4. Select Sound Adjustments.
  5. Select Advanced Settings.
  6. Select Input Related.
  7. Select Dolby Digital Plus Output.
  8. Select Off.

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How to use the Audio Return Channel (ARC) Feature