Originally Posted by mathog
Well, I'm not entirely sure that review is for this card, since in the same paragraph it refers to a 9600GT. The specifications for the card don't say anything about S/PDIF, and the pictures on Newegg don't show a header, although there is a place on the circuit board for one.
Anyway, I have the analog sound working now, and it is good enough.
Well, if you're still interested in digital, here's a closer look:
Though I must admit 8400gs lacks a little power with 1080@24p output. Eventually, I'm stuck with software (using C2D E8500 CPU) decoding of high def contents like that, since it's the only way I don't get stuttering issues.