Connecting home theater with laptop Tags: DVD Players Laptops Home Theatre Last response: April 7, 2012 1:19 AM in Home Theatre Share akashbets April 3, 2012 3:11:19 AM using a 3.5mm to RCA will give a true surround sound (theater typ), or dere will be degradation of sound quality. how about connecting a 5.1 channel sound card???...will dat make a great difference?? More about : connecting home theater laptop | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove americanaudiophile April 3, 2012 10:37:06 PM Best option is to use a soundcard with digital audio output to your surround sound system. If your surround sound has HDMI inputs then you can get a card and connect sound and picture with one cable. | Report abuse robertnewton April 7, 2012 1:19:43 AM Agreed | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Home Theatre>Connecting home theater with laptop> Related ressources: ForumConnect Laptop Video to HDTV audio to 5.1 Channel Home Theater ForumHow do i connect a laptop to my home theater ? ForumWhats the best way to connect my motherboard to my home theater system ForumUsing laptop as a monitor for home theater system ForumLaptop/Home Theater /HDTV Interface ForumDell 1558 hdmi to philips home theater hts5530 ForumHome theater ForumBuilding a home theater /gaming computer ForumSony Home theater - 5.1 Not Working with SPDIF Forum$1500 Home Theater Setup? ForumHome Theater Packages ForumAudio receiver or home theater system ForumWhere to start home theater system? ForumWhat's better, TV or Monitor? ForumConnecting 3.5mm to RCA - no sound Forum[Solved] Will my cable box work with over the air signals ForumConnecting speakers to PC ForumHDTV no sound with HDMI cable ForumAnyone Experienced In Dealing With Multiplexers? ForumWhy are my own home movies on VHS copy protected More resources Read discussions in other Home Theatre categories Digital TV DVD Players Set-Top-Box HDTV ReplayTV Satellite TV Tivo !