1. wayneh71's Avatar
    Hi, I've had a quick look through the forums and cannot see any specific answer to this.

    I've just purchased my first BB device, a 32Gb playbook. It's quite an impressive piece of kit but after transferring across a couple of avi files I cannot get any sound. A bit of googling leads me to believe that this is probably because the PB does not play ac3. I realise I can convert but don't want to do this for my whole film collection. Will the new OS 2 work with ac3?

    Many thanks
    02-11-12 06:51 AM
  2. pigdude's Avatar
    From what I've read about the beta, the support still is not there.
    02-11-12 07:20 AM
  3. FF22's Avatar
    I've got a few videos from a digital camera that are the opposite - they play the sound but the pb will not show the video.

    But so far there is no indication that that Dolby (I think) standard will be supported. I don't know if anyone has added that support to a 3rd party Android app that will work under OS2.
    02-11-12 09:16 AM
  4. wayneh71's Avatar
    Ok guys thanks.
    02-11-12 09:37 AM
  5. narci's Avatar
    Rim and Dolby did settle thier dispute last september...so who knows..maybe?

    RIM, Dolby Settle Patent Dispute for Reported $15 Million | News & Opinion | PCMag.com
    02-11-12 09:54 AM