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I was wondering how you would go about better audio on consoles. On computers, you get a better sound card, but what would you do for consoles?
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They automatically output HD sound don't they? At least the PS3 does i think.

IF you have a decent surround sound set up or speaker set up it should improve the quality. Wait for some more answers though.
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I don't know what console you have, but with my 360 the connector has an optical output and I just plug that into my Harman/Kardon receiver and let that make beautiful sound.

I also run my computer in to the same receiver with an optical cable its just a nice way to go for me.
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They automatically output HD sound don't they? At least the PS3 does i think.

IF you have a decent surround sound set up or speaker set up it should improve the quality. Wait for some more answers though.
i am thinking along the same lines as you. a good amp/reciver(with dolby and all that jazz) and a eq
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I don't know what console you have, but with my 360 the connector has an optical output and I just plug that into my Harman/Kardon receiver and let that make beautiful sound.
What type of wire is used for an optical output?
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What type of wire is used for an optical output?
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A optical cable.
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What type of wire is used for an optical output?
Umm, an optical cable .
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Umm, an optical cable .
I knew that, I just didn't know if that was the technical term or whatever.
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