Author Topic: what kind of Toslink cable?  (Read 3149 times)

March 10, 2010, 07:03:53 PM
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2Caras

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hello guys!!i just get a WDTV Media Player and im trying to connect my sony DAV S300 Home Theater with Optical Output to the WDTV Media Player and i just want to know if a can use any optical cable or the cable need to be Toslink to optical something like this http://www.cableuniverse.co.uk/catalog/toslink-to-mini-3.5mm-optical-cable.html or this one http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&Item=150416757785&Category=14965 i guess is the same cable,thanks in advance guys.
 
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March 10, 2010, 08:12:54 PM
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Toslink=optical
Any 'normal' one will do (both ends like this):

March 10, 2010, 08:19:19 PM
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Toslink=optical
Any 'normal' one will do (both ends like this):


so Toslink is the same like an optical cable,why this cable look different? http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&Item=150416757785&Category=14965

March 11, 2010, 09:08:08 AM
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can i use this one too?


March 11, 2010, 02:08:59 PM
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update: i just went to radioshack to buy this cable...



http://www.monstercable.com/productdisplay.asp?pin=1600

i hope this one work.

March 11, 2010, 08:40:16 PM
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^ As long as it's like that on both ends...
That's the one I use :D

March 12, 2010, 12:13:51 AM
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^ As long as it's like that on both ends...
That's the one I use :D

well the optical cable that i bought in radioshack did the job,thank you very much for your help.

P.S now im getting DTS sound yeaaa baby ;D