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No dolby digitaL ON BLU-RAY FIMLS played thro a ps3,

When i play blu-ray films thro my ps3,it wont come up as dolby digital,just prologic digital??? yet put a game on the ps3 and it comes up and locks onto dolby digital,im so confused with this ,Denon AVR-3801 7.1 Channels...
this happens all the time with normal dvds that are 5.1.dolby digital..
im wondering if its the platstation 3 capabilites,,can anyone help

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  • stephenchamb Nov 28, 2008

    OK many thanks for that, just not the same when the speaking comes out all the speakers instead of the center,its constent and not split up the like i get on dolby digital..Sorry forgot to add i have full 5 speaker set up,well 6 with the sub,,,one more thing ,whats neo 6 , i can put that on and it sounds not so crowded if you no what i mean...cheers steve

  • sherris Jan 12, 2009

    My ps3 also will not play Blu ray's in dolby digital . Ps3 games and Normal Dvd's play in dolby digital 5.1 with no problems.The sound is much better playing dvd's than it is when playing Bluray.

  • Anonymous Feb 07, 2009

    MY PLAYSTATION 3 WILL PLAY GAMES AND DVS IN 5.1 ON MY CINEMA SURROUND BUT NOT BLUE RAY DISCS

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Prologic is a form of dolby digital, the 4.0 or 5.1 (versions I and II respectively) to be exact. the type of dolby version is determined by the source disk. the reciever may expand a dolby digital signal into 7.1 but it is actually a 5.1 standard, as is prologicII

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