xbox hdmi/surround sound issue Tags: Pioneer Xbox 360 HDMI Xbox Graphics Last response: April 12, 2013 10:04 AM in Graphics & Displays Share farksha87 April 12, 2013 9:30:24 AM I just purchased the pioneer hts-gs1 for my xbox 360 slim. I already have an hdmi cord but how do i hook up the optical cable so i get 5.1 sound???? The av cable that came with my xbox doesnt have a optical connection. please help. More about : xbox hdmi surround sound issue farksha87 April 12, 2013 9:35:30 AM Hmmm... new to this and may have answered my own question. I did just look up the spdif that is in the back of the xbox.. is that where i plug in the optical cord from surround sound?!?!?! m 0 l thently April 12, 2013 10:04:32 AM Your making this harder than it is. The 5.1/7.1 surround is in the HDMI cable you don't need any other connections. This is assuming your stereo supports video and audio on HDMI. Thent m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Xbox 360 And PS3 Aux Sound Issue Forum PC - Xbox 360 Sound Issue Forum Solvedsurround sound with laptop through xbox one pass through Forum Solvedhow can I get gaming sound from my xbox through my pc headset? Forum SolvedAsus Z97-A Sound Issue Forum SolvedASRock z87 Extreme4 sound issue Forum Connecting Xbox to monitor using HDMI to DVI Adaptor No Sound Forum SolvedSound issue with intel dx38bt motherbord Forum SolvedLoud buzzing sound when playing original xbox. Opinions? Forum SolvedPCI slot voltage for ASUS Z87-K sound card issue Forum SolvedSound Issue - works only after using something with audio-playback Forum SolvedFans and temperature issue " Loud sound " Forum Xbox connected to monitor but no sound from fiber optic Forum SolvedHelp with Sound Card/Issue Forum Solvedheadset sound issue. 1 side only Forum xbox one display & sound Forum SolvedMotherboard sound issue Forum SolvedSound issue 5.1 Forum SolvedMajor Sound Card Issue Please Help Forum SolvedAMD 7970 No sound issue Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !