HDMI to the TV, from TV to receiver, Optical?

JimShaw

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Denon X7200WA
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Oppo UHD-203
Front Speakers
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Center Channel Speaker
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Sony XBR-75Z9D and LG OLED55E6P
Remote Control
Harmony 1100 and Harmony Elite
My neighbor has a Sony XBR X900F and wants to add a 4K Roku.

The only problem in the link is her receiver which is not 4K.

My thinking is to connect the Roku direct to the TV and run an optical out from the TV to the receiver

Will this do it?

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phillihp23

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My neighbor has a Sony XBR X900F and wants to add a 4K Roku.

The only problem in the link is her receiver which is not 4K.

My thinking is to connect the Roku direct to the TV and run an optical out from the TV to the receiver

Will this do it?

.
Should do the job. Just make sure to change the tv setting too audio out optical.
 

JimShaw

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Location
Menifee, CA
My AV System  
Preamp, Processor or Receiver
Denon X7200WA
Universal / Blu-ray / CD Player
Oppo UHD-203
Front Speakers
SpeakerCraft Aim8 Fives
Center Channel Speaker
SpeakerCraft Aim8 Fives
Surround Speakers
SpeakerCraft Aim8 Fives
Surround Back Speakers
SpeakerCraft Aim8 Fives
Rear Height Speakers
(Wides) SpeakerCraft Time5
Subwoofers
SVS PB13-Ultra
Other Speakers or Equipment
(Two) HSU MBM-12 MK2
Video Display Device
Sony XBR-75Z9D and LG OLED55E6P
Remote Control
Harmony 1100 and Harmony Elite
Should do the job. Just make sure to change the tv setting too audio out optical.

phillihp23

Thanks for the info
 
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