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    X-fi Fatality connection to Z5500s

    All, am looking to improve my connection between the x-fi fatal1ty soundcard and my Z5500s.

    I am currently using the 3 jacks plugs for the 6 channel sound...but would like to move to a digital connection. How can I make the connection? My speakers can take it but the sound card doesn't have a digital out port?


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    The X-Fi has a SPDIF jack (the electrical kind, not optical), you might need some kind of bridge if your 5.1 system only takes an optical input.
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    Just remember that if you do use the SPDIF jack from the X-Fi you lose all your 2.0->5.1 CMSS-3D upmixing capabilities..since afaik the X-Fi can only upmix and output an upmixed CMSS-3D signal over analogue..

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