r1lee Wrote:Just got my setup up and running with the 3500, and all i can say is OMG. It's damn fast and smokes the E350 in every possible way. When Bluray stated the E350 was sluggish, i totally understand what he means now.With faster core, it should be faster and better performance as expected.
r1lee Wrote:I'm hoping when it goes into the receiver tonight/tomorrow that it doesn't give me this problem.You can connects it this way when you are ready to connect it to AVR: HTPC-->AVR-->HDTV via two HDMI cables and set AVR to pass-through video. You should be able to see HDMI option in W7 control panel and XBMC audio output, and you should be able to bitstream too.
If you want to bitstream HD audio with external player, you can use this guide- Another External Player Code, but Very Simple to Setup.