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Bitstream or pcm?

I just got a new samsung un65ku6300 4k tv

I have my samsung 5.1 j5500 setup with my xbox one.

Should i have hdmi audio output on the tv as pcm or bitstream?

If i choose Bitstream should i then put dts or pcm as the audio format setting below hdmi audio format?

If hdmi audio format is pcm should i then put the audio format as pcm or or dts neo 2:5?

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My understanding is to use bitstream but...

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your receiver must be capable of handling the decoding.

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My choice has always been

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"What works."

Simple choice for me. Gaming so far is a stereo affair in almost all titles.

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