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?!?!?! 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 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumXbox 360 And PS3 Aux Sound Issue ForumPC - Xbox 360 Sound Issue ForumSolvedhow can I get gaming sound from my xbox through my pc headset? ForumSolvedFans and temperature issue " Loud sound " ForumSolvedheadset sound issue. 1 side only ForumSolvedMotherboard sound issue ForumSolvedSound issue 5.1 ForumSolvedMajor Sound Card Issue Please Help ForumSolvedAMD 7970 No sound issue ForumSolvedI have a related issue: picture but no sound (PN43F4500 Samsung plasma). Changed the HDMI cable, had TWC remotely reset the c ForumSolvedSound issue after CPU overclock ForumSolvedP9x79, Sound Blaster Zx sound issue with Sennheiser PC 363D headset ForumSolvedHp envy M6-K025dx crackling sound issue ForumSolvedLoud buzzing sound when playing original xbox. Opinions? ForumSolvedSound Blaster Issue, extensive details inside. ForumSolvedPSU sound issue ForumXbox 360 Controller Issue While PC Gaming ForumSolvedBackward Compatibility Issues with Xbox 360 ForumXbox one how can i get sound on my pc monitor ? ForumXbox one kinnect mic issue 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 !