Discussion in 'XBMC' started by vpeter, Jun 28, 2015.
What is the multi-channel audio like using the HDMI connector? 5.1? 7.1?
I did some research on the iMX6 and found the HDMI output is version 1.4a. Which suggest it has HEC(Ethernet over HDMI), ARC(Audio return channel), CEC(Consumer Electronic Control), up to 8 channels of digital audio(LPCM/192Khz/24 bit audio), and various flavors of video formats. So does the UDOO Quad and OpenELEC output at least Blu-Ray quality video and audio? i.e. 1080, 5.1 audio at least, I'm hoping for 7.1 audio!
Any updates about this topic? I would like to have openelec (not to mention kodi) running on udoo quad. I've dowloaded and flashed the OpenELEC-imx6.arm-5.95.3-udoo_quad-v01 but it doesn't boot (for instance, android booted with the same uSD card). I've tried to download the OpenELEC-imx6.arm-5.95.2-udoo_quad-v01 but i land on a 404 page. Any chance to have a media player SO for the udoo quad? Tks.
You can try http://vpeter.libreelec.tv/imx6-solidrun-kernel-3.14/LibreELEC-imx6.arm-8.2.3-udoo-3.14-sr.img.gz
Many thanks, it boots!
You are welcome.
There will be no more recent images because support for imx6 was removed in Kodi. Maybe it will be back in 2020.
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