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Metra ethereal MHX-ST1

Ultra Slim Toslink optical digital audio cable (1 meter/3.3 feet)

Item # 120MHXST1

This optical cable's ultra slim cable and low-profile connector are ideal for installations where space is limited.

This optical cable's ultra slim cable and low-profile connector are ideal for installations where space is limited.

Item # 120MHXST1

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About the Metra ethereal MHX-ST1

This optical cable's ultra slim cable and low-profile connector are ideal for installations where space is limited. It still uses the finest quality optical fiber, so you can count on a distortion-free connection between your digital audio source components — CD players, Blu-ray or DVD players, TVs — and A/V receivers, DACs, and even some sound bars. The cable has full-size Toslink connectors at each end.

Product highlights:

  • ultra-slim cable with low-profile connectors to fit tight spaces
  • full-size Toslink connectors with gold-plated terminations to resist corrosion
  • warranty: limited lifetime
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee
  • MFR # MHX-ST1

What's in the box:

  • 3.2' Slim optical digital cable (with Toslink connectors on each end)

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Slim Optical Digital Audio Cable: The Metra Ethereal slim optical digital audio cable uses the finest quality optical fiber and gold-plated terminations for maximum resolution and resistance to common noise sources. This cable is available in a 3.2', 6.5', and 9.8' length.

Note: Remove the plastic protectors on the optical cable and on your equipment. Insert the connectors; they are "keyed" and will only fit one way.

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Very good cable, for clear audio [ RAYMOND  Jun 13, 2019 ]
it was not included in the open box purchase [ Don  Dec 30, 2018 ]
My cable box works best with optical cables based on past experience. [ Daniel  Dec 01, 2019 ]
High ratings for low cost. [ Douglas W.  Aug 26, 2019 ]
Connect a Samsung TV to a JBL sounder my TV had both 3.5mm stereo , RCA Audio and digital optical so I picked this as likely the highest quality connection. [ GREGORY A.  Aug 10, 2019 ]
older equipment [ darryl  Jan 04, 2019 ]
Good quality modest price [ Ronald  Nov 28, 2018 ]
To facilitate equipment setup. [ Edward  Nov 22, 2018 ]
I needed this cord after I moved my TV. The output on my TV and the input on my receiver was futher than I expected. This cord will will more than solve the issue. [ John  Nov 06, 2019 ]
The associate recommended the item to use to plug in to my Denon cvr s530 bt. System. If this is not correct , please contact me before shipping [ Rona  Nov 23, 2018 ]
Needed [ Travis  Nov 02, 2018 ]

1 question already asked

Will I be able to hook my RCA sound bar up to my Samsung Smart TV?
[ Thomas  Jul 31, 2019 ]
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If you have an optical output/input on device...sure. This is a nice small connector.
[ Gary  Aug 07, 2019 ]
Thomas, yes, if your TV has an optical out and the RCA sound bar has an optical in, this cable will work well. I would assume both do, but you should make sure before the purchase. The great folks at Crutchfield can verify.
[ DAMON  Aug 07, 2019 ]
yes but you must use the remote from rca remote
[ Edward  Aug 07, 2019 ]
If your RCA Soundbar has an optical out, that should work. Check if your TV has an optical in.
[ Victorio  Aug 07, 2019 ]
You need to have your soundbar hooked up to your receiver and the digital audio cable goes from your receiver to your Samsung Smart TV.
[ Bob  Jul 31, 2019 ]

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