Does ARC work with HDMI Splitter?
Splitters can NOT support ARC (audio return channel) and HEC (HDMI over Ethernet) as the properties of these features require that the source device be dedicated to a single TV. Splitters can generally be used up to 50ft from the splitter location to the TV providing that high-quality HDMI cables are used.
What is HDMI splitter ARC?
Can you use an HDMI splitter for soundbar?
Conclusion. You can use HDMI splitters on the soundbar. In addition to assisting your sound system, the equipment also helps split the HD data into different sources.
Can you use HDMI HDMI for ARC?
Most HDMI cables should work with ARC. Plug one end of the HDMI cable into the ARC-capable HDMI input in your TV and the other into the ARC-capable output on your soundbar or receiver.