What is Dolby® Digital?
(AC-3, 5.1) is the audio standard for DTV. It has 6 separate digital
audio signals, one for each speaker: front left, front right,
and front center; rear left and rear right, and (in a corner)
a subwoofer. This audio signal is capable of providing an outstanding
surround sound experience.
This DTV tip is reproduced from "The ABCs
of DTV" with the permission of Sharp Electronics. Copyright 1998
Sharp Electronics Corporation.