Question about Spherex Xbox 5.1 Surround Sound System Computer Speakers

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You don't need it, but you probably want it if you have an xbox adapter with a digital/optical connection. They are pretty inexpensive particularly if purchased online. Here is an example:

Posted on Nov 30, 2008

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  • lingenfr Jan 05, 2014

    Obviously the link above is no longer available. If you want to see the type of adapter I was talking about, do a search on X08-25261 and you will see the M$ Xbox Advanced AV Cable.

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    MeAndMe May 31, 2014

    You obviousely didn't read the title to this question. It's about the "OUTPUT" optical line that goes to the Spherex Xbox 5.1 Sound System. Not to the TV. READ, before you answer someones question.

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    MeAndMe May 31, 2014

    Your answer is not even related to the question in the title. The person was wanting to know if they need the "OUTPUT" optical line that goes from the Xbox unit to the Spherex Xbox 5.1 Sound System. READ the question and understand it before you answer.


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To answer your question correctly.

Yes, you need the optical OUTPUT cable that goes from the Xbox to the Spherex Xbox 5.1 Sound System. It is a bidirectional optical cable that is needed. Most computer electronics and music electronics supply companies carry the bidirectinal optical cable.

Posted on May 31, 2014

  • lingenfr May 31, 2014

    Wow, you probably need to dial it back sport. First, there are a number of ways to connect, optical is just one, so you don't need it. My answer was correct, but after 6 years, I expect the original poster's Spherex like mine, is in the box in the garage. You can be smart, without being a douche.


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