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Old 07-25-2009   #2
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Default Re: Question about Using a Y cable on two surround backs

Since in most all cases, 7.1 is really 6.1 where the rear surround channel is split into 2 channels I seriously doubt there would be an audible difference. That is unless the source is in fact a true 7.1 soundtrack which would then require a receiver capable of decoding said 7.1 channels.

What this means to you is, no I don't see where using a Y adapter to feed the rear surrounds would do anything to improve your sound. One speaker or two, it's still the same material...
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