How does apple tv work with a home theater system?

I want to hook the apple tv to my home theater system so I can use the full capabilities for audio and video.

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  • Best Answer:

    The Apple TV has optical audio out which I use to feed sound to my 5.1 sound system. Alternatively, if your receiver has HDMI input you can pass the feed through the receiver and then out to the TV.

    • Answered by Gerard P from Lake Forest Park
    • 25-Feb-2013