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The disc says Dolby Digital. Why do I get 2-channel surround audio?

Dec 30th, 2009by dvdxplayer 1,662 views |Comments Off

Some discs (many from Columbia TriStar) have 2-channel Dolby Surround audio (or plain stereo) on track one and 5.1-channel audio on track two. Some studios create separate sound mixes optimized for Dolby Surround or stereo, and they feel the default track should match the majority of sound systems in use. Read More »