10 Best Hdmi Audio Extractors With Passthrough – Of 2022

If you are looking for a product that can help make your life simple, you have come to the right place. The market is filled with different types of products that vary in features and specifications. Choosing the right hdmi audio extractors with passthrough can be a hassle. The following guide will help you choose the hdmi audio extractors with passthrough that best suit your needs.

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10 hdmi audio extractors with passthrough: Editor Recommended

10 hdmi audio extractors with passthrough Review:

1. J-Tech Digital 4K 60HZ HDMI Audio Extractor Converter SPDIF + 3.5MM Output Supports HDMI 2.0, 18Gpbs Bandwidth, HDCP 2.2, Dolby Digital/DTS Passthrough CEC, HDR10 [JTD18G-H5CH]

Features :

  • π€π”πƒπˆπŽ π„π—π“π‘π€π‚π“πˆπŽπ – Extract the digital HDMI audio signal from the HDMI input and convert it to 2 channel analog stereo output or multi-channel Audio (SPDIF) output. **NOTE: This unit will only pass Dolby Digital/DTS audio formats, it will NOT decode these formats for the analog output. If using the analog output, make sure your HDMI source is set to PCM audio.
  • πŸ’πŠ 𝐔π₯𝐭𝐫𝐚 𝐇𝐃 𝐰𝐒𝐭𝐑 π‡πƒπŒπˆ 𝟐.𝟎 | πŸπŸŽπŸ–πŸŽπ πŸπŸ’πŸ’π‡π³ | πŸπŸŽπŸ–πŸŽπ πŸπŸπŸŽπ‡π³ – Supports the highest video resolution to 1080P@144Hz, 1080P@120Hz, 4K 50/60HZ (YUV444). Supports HDMI 2.0b (18Gbps) HDCP 2.2 and DVI compliant; Supports HDR10(We suggest using HDMI 2.0 certified cable to get HDR10 compatibility)
  • π€π”πƒπˆπŽ π„πƒπˆπƒ π’π„π“π“πˆππ†π’ – 2CH for L/R or SPDIF stereo output; 5.1CH for SPDIF Output, Supports uncompressed audio such as LPCM. Supports DTS Digital / Dolby Digital pass through (Our device does not decode the digital audio, you will still need an end display that is compatible with those formats) ; DOES NOT SUPPORT ARC FUNCTION.
  • 𝐀𝐃𝐕𝐀𝐍𝐂𝐄𝐃 𝐅𝐄𝐀𝐓𝐔𝐑𝐄𝐒 – Supports HDMI HIGH Bit Rate(HBR) audio pass through; Audio sample rates up to 192kHZ;10 Bit HDR pass through.; Supports CEC bypass
  • 𝐅𝐑𝐄𝐄 π‹πˆπ…π„π“πˆπŒπ„ π“π„π‚π‡ππˆπ‚π€π‹ π’π”πππŽπ‘π“ – All J-Tech Digital products include a One-Year Manufacturer Replacement Warranty and free lifetime technical support from our customer support team located in Sugar Land, TX. Support is available from 9AM – 6PM CST, Monday through Friday. Contact information available on our seller page.

Additional Info :

Item Dimensions
Height 0.6
Width 2.6
Length 2.9
Weight 0.55

2. 4K Audio Extractor HDMI by OREI, UltraHD 4K @ 60Hz 18G HDMI 2.0 Audio Converter SPDIF + 3.5mm Output HDCP 2.2 – Dolby Digital/DTS Passthrough CEC, HDR, Dolby Vision, HDR10 Support (HDA-912)

Features :

  • HDA-912 Audio Extractor – designed to extract audio from any HDMI compliant source and converts it to Optical S/PDIF or high-quality stereo 3.5 mm audio output | Input: 1x HDMI, Output: 1x HDMI, 1x L/R Audio Out, 1x Optical Out (S/PDIF)
  • Supported Resolution: Video Pass-through Up to 4K @ 50/60Hz (YUV4:4:4), 4K @ 30Hz, 1080P @ 120Hz and 1080P 3D @ 60Hz. Supported Audio: LPCM 2/5.1/7.1CH, Dolby Digital, DTS 5.1, Dolby Digital+, Dolby TrueHD, DTS-HD Master Audio, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X
  • Supports HDMI High Bit Rate(HBR) audio pass through & CEC Bypass| HDMI 2.0b (18Gbps), HDCP 2.2 and DVI compliant, NO ARC SUPPORT
  • Heavy-duty cool metal enclosure protects the insides and keeps the unit cool by aiding in quick heat absorption and dissipation; Compact in size for easy plug & play installation
  • Includes 100-240 50/60 Hz auto switching power supply for use anywhere in the world, HDA-912 Audio Extractor with User Manual, Lifetime OREI Tech Support & 12-Month Manufacturer’s Warranty

Additional Info :

Color Black
Item Dimensions
Height 0.8
Width 2.5
Length 3
Weight 1
Release Date 2021-03-04T00:00:01Z

3. Avantree HAX04 HDR HDMI ARC Audio Extractor with Optical and Analog Audio Output Supporting lossy and Lossless Surround Sound, UHD 4K @ 60Hz, HDMI 2.0, HDCP 2.2, Pass-Through CEC with EDID Management

Features :

  • The HAX04 HDR HDMI Audio Extractor lets you take the audio portion of your content’s HDMI video and audio input signal and send it to external speakers. Perfect device for anyone trying to have their movie room double as a music room, integrating an analog receiver with a new TV, or using a video-only display in your home theater system.
  • Supports the following audio formats: DTS HD Master Audio, DTS HD, DTS, Dolby Digital (AC3), Dolby TrueHD, and DSD. To help make sure the device providing the audio and the home theater equipment broadcasting the audio are aligned, you need EDID management. The HAX04 incorporates EDID management and your audio system’s configuration (soundbar, 2ch, 5.1ch) determines the EDID setting you select.
  • If your content source delivers HDR10 and UHD 4K/60HzIt the HAX04 passes it through to your output device for stunning imagery. Supports the latest HDCP 2.2 copy protection, so connecting to Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire, or other streaming devices is a snap. It connects to the newest gaming consoles (PlayStation 5 and XBOX Series X and S), Blu-ray players, and set-top boxes.
  • HDMI ARC capable, reduce the number of audio cables when configuring your system. Use ARC and a Bluetooth transmitter to send your audio to wireless headphones. Additionally, depending on the year and brand of TV and sound system, you might be able to use CEC (Consumer Electronics Control). IF all components are HDMI 1.4 or higher, then they should all support CEC.
  • Avantree’s HAX04 is a quality-built feature-rich HDMI audio extractor. Its intuitive design helps you easily connect your input and output cables. Built-in LED lights clearly show you what type of connection is used and if the unit is powered and receiving audio signals. Lightweight so it can be easily moved and mounted, its sleek black finish lets it blend into your surrounding equipment.

Additional Info :

Item Dimensions
Height 1.0629921249
Width 2.362204722
Length 4.1732283422
Weight 0.18125
Release Date 2021-08-31T00:00:01Z

4. HDMI Audio Extractor Converter, 4K@60Hz HDMI to Toslink SPDIF + RCA(L/R) Stereo Analog Out, Audio EDID Management, HDR10, HDCP 2.2, 18Gbps Bandwidth, AV Access HDMI 2.0 Audio Splitter

Features :

  • 【4K@60Hz HDMI 2.0 Audio Extractor 】 Professional 4K@60Hz audio convertor supports audio extraction from HDMI signal and converts it to Optical Toslink SPDIF audio output or a high quality analog 2-Channel stereo output. It outputs analog 2CH 3.5mm stereo or digital S/PDIF 2.1/ 5.1CH surround sound.
  • 【Audio EDID Management】HDMI to HDMI and Audio convertor supports audio EDID mangement, there are 3 options to choose, audio of HDMI out, audio of SPDIF out and audio of audio out.
  • 【Professional Configuration】Audio splitter supports high resolution up to 4k@60Hz (YUV 4:4:4 8bit). It supports standard HDMI 2.0 with HDR10 and 3D effect. It supports HDCP 2.2/1.4. It allows CEC passthrough.
  • 【Fantanstic Audio Passthrough】Supports fantastic audio passthrough, it supports atoms, True HD, Digital, DTS Digital, DTS HD Master, DTS 7.1&5.1CH. It simply extracts audio from HDMI and drive it through 2CH stereo or AV receiver without connecting television.
  • 【Certification and Protection】HDMI audio extractor splitter is certificated by FCC and CE. It provides built-in Surge/ Lightning Protection and Superior ESD Protection: +/- 8KV (Air-gap discharge) +/- 4KV (contact discharge) to prevent thunder strikes. 1-Year-Warranty for all customers and 3-Year-Warranty for business customers and technical team are always available.

Additional Info :

Color 1

5. Monoprice BlackbirdTM 4K Series 7.1 HDMI Audio Extractor

Features :

  • Compliant with HDMI, HDCP 1.2, and DVI 1.0 HDMI audio sampling rates up to 192 kHz; Digital Optical S/PDIF (Toslink) audio sampling rates up to 192 kHz;
  • HDMI supports High-Bit-Rate (HBR) audio; No HDMI output connection is required to receive audio at the analog and optical outputs; Features 4x 3.5mm TRS jacks for analog multi-channel audio output
  • Supports built-in audio EDID switching between LPCM 7.1CH, TV (external) EDID, and Bitstream audio (raw digital audio); Supports CEC pass-through; Supports 4K (3840x2160p) resolution and 3D video signals

Additional Info :

Color Black
Item Dimensions
Height 2.3
Width 7
Length 9.5
Weight 0.05

6. gofanco Prophecy HDMI 2.0 Audio Extractor Converter & Repeater, HDMI to Optical Toslink + 3.5mm Stereo Analog Output – 4K 60Hz, HDR, HDMI 2.0a, HDCP 2.2, EDID, CEC, ARC, De Embedder, TAA Compliant

Features :

  • βœ” AUDIO EXTRACTION – Extracts audio from an incoming digital HDMI signal and converts it to a Optical S/PDIF Toslink audio output and/or a high quality analog 2-channel stereo (3.5mm) audio output. Capable of splitting audio to all three outputs. *Note: Does not convert/decode Dolby Digital 5.1/7.1 HDMI audio source to 2-channel Stereo audio
  • βœ” HDMI 2.0 REPEATER with ARC & CEC – Supports ARC via Toslink (S/PDIF) & CEC pass-through. Supports HDMI Input & Output up to 4K @60Hz (YUV 4:4:4 8-bit), HDR 4K @60Hz (YUV 4:2:0 10-bit). Compliant with HDMI 2.0a, HDCP 2.2/1.4, 18Gbps bandwidth
  • βœ” AUDIO FORMATS – Toslink (S/PDIF) Out: (PCM 2, Dolby 5.1, DTS 5.1); Stereo Out: (PCM 2); HDMI Out: (PCM 2/5.1/7.1, Dolby 5.1/7.1, DTS 5.1/7.1). Supports uncompressed LPCM and compressed audio such as DTS and Dolby Digital, plus ARC function.
  • βœ” EDID Management – Easily configure to the correct audio output using EDID DIP switch settings to have your system running the way you envisioned.
  • βœ” Made in Taiwan and HIGH QUALITY COMPONENTS – Sturdy metal enclosure provides durability and minimizes EMI/RFI noise interference. FCC, CE & RoHS compliant. Our products are backed with a 1-year limited warranty and experienced tech support team in Silicon Valley. If you have any questions or concerns, visit our gofanco website or click on our name in the buy box and select “Ask a Question”.

Additional Info :

Color Black
Item Dimensions
Height 0.9
Width 2.6
Length 3.5
Weight 0.31

7. U9 ViewHD HDMI 1×2 Splitter & Audio Extractor | HDMI v2.0 | 4K@60Hz | 4K to 1080P Scaler | HDR & Dolby Vision | 3.5mm / Optical & HDMI Receiver | Best Multi-Functional 1×2 on Earth | Model: UHD1X2SA

Features :

  • This U9 ViewHD model UHD1X2SA is the latest most advanced multi-functional and versatile 4K@60Hz 18Gbps HDMI 2.0 HDCP 2.2 1×2 splitter on planet earth
  • [I/O] one HDMI input two HDMI outputs, one Optical Audio output, one 3.5mm analog audio output. To avoid confusion it does not support CEC. Does not bypass HDCP
  • [4K to 1080P scaler] HDMI out2 port has 4K to 1080P scaler for user to enjoy 4K video from HDMI out1 and use 1080P TV with HDMI out2 at the same time. Best compatibility
  • [The most advanced HDMI 1×2 splitter] support HDMI 2.0B 18Gbps 4:4:4, HDCP 2.2, HDR & Dolby Vision,. Audio extraction supports Optical receiver, 1080P and 4K HDMI receivers and 3.5mm stereo headphone. YES, it has special AVR mode to support HDMI 1080P or latest 4K HDMI receiver for audio with HDMI out2 port, while use HDMI out1 port for the latest 4K HDR or Dolby Vision video.
  • [A powerful HDMI audio extractor] UHD1X2SA is also an advanced HDMI audio extractor with three Audio outputs HDMI and optical digital Audio outputs and stereo 3 5mm analog output for headphone HDMI audio output supports all HDMI V2.0 audio formats, Optical audio output supports all audio formats up to DD/DTS5 1CH and DD+; 3.5mm audio output supports incoming HDMI stereo audio format. When used as an audio extractor it can support both elder 1080P generation and current HDMI v2.0 4K HDMI receivers.
  • [8 custom pre-programmed settings] to enable various audio and video applications versatile and multi-functional, unmatched flexibility and multi-functional at an unbeatable price.
  • [Top quality] full metal jacket construction, one year with free upgrade option to 2 full years, free lifetime technical support, easy firmware update with the Micro-USB port
  • [Package Includes] UHD1X2SA Splitter 100V-240V to DC 5V1A Power Adapter and User Manual
  • Please always contact technical support / seller, before initiating a return request, so we can have the opportunity to help.

Additional Info :

Color 1×2 with Audio
Item Dimensions
Height 0.55118
Width 2.44094
Length 4.7244
Release Date 2019-08-07T00:00:01Z

8. OREI eARC 4K 60Hz Audio Extractor Converter 18G HDMI 2.0 ARC Support – HDCP 2.2 – Dolby Digital/DTS Passthrough CEC, HDR, Dolby Vision HDR10 Support (HDA-927)

Features :

  • Audio Extractor: Extract full HDMI audio from any HDMI source signal and pass-through 4K or HDR the video to a compatible display/TV and output HDMI Audio to AV Receiver with HDMI input.
  • 4K Ultra HD Support – HDMI 2.0 (18Gbps), HDCP 2.2 compliant, supports resolutions up to 4K @ 50/60Hz (YUV 4:4:4) HDR, DVI Compliant
  • Dedicated HDMI Audio only output to connect to an AV Receiver supports Dolby True HD, Dolby Digital, DTS Digital, DTS HD Master, Dolby/DTS 7.1&5.1CH, PCM7.1&5.1&2.0 stereo audio)
  • eARC Mode Support – extract the audio return from ARC or eARC port on TV/Display and send HDMI audio only to a non-ARC AV Receiver for full audio experience

Additional Info :

Color Silver
Item Dimensions
Height 2
Width 3
Length 3
Weight 0.04
Release Date 2021-05-12T00:00:01Z

9. 4K 60Hz eARC Audio Extractor Converter by OREI – Soundbar 18G HDMI 2.0 ARC Support HDCP 2.2 Dolby Digital/DTS Passthrough CEC, HDR, Dolby Vision HDR10 Support Dolby Atmos

Features :

  • Extract Audio from HDMI Source (Apple TV, Roku etc) to HDMI or through eARC to eARC (Dolby Atmos) Compatible Soundbar – Auto eARC detection when using the TV’s App or external devices.
  • 4K Ultra HD Support – HDMI 2.0 (18Gbps), HDCP 2.2 compliant, supports resolutions up to 4K @ 50/60Hz (YUV 4:4:4) HDR, DVI Compliant, Three Modes Selection Audio Format Settings (2ch/5.1ch/7.1ch)
  • Audio Extractor: Extract full HDMI audio from any HDMI source signal and pass-through 4K or HDR the video to a compatible display/TV and output HDMI Audio to AV Receiver with HDMI input.
  • Supports – DTS HD, Dolby TrueHD (via HDMI), Dolby Atmos Compatible, Supports CEC ( Use the TV RC to Adjust the Soundbar Volume and CEC Connecting device power on/off)
  • Full 1 Year Warranty from OREI, Includes: User Manual, 100-240V Power Adapter, HDA-931 Audio Extractor

Additional Info :

Item Dimensions
Height 1
Width 3.5
Length 7

10. HDMI Audio Extractor Splitter 4K hdmi to hdmi 3.5mm Audio Adapter Converter with AUX(RCA L/R) Stereo Audio Output Support 1080P 3D Compatable for PS4 Fire Stick Blu-Ray Player etc.

Features :

  • 【4k HDMI Audio Extractor】One HDMI input to one HDMI+ AUX(RCA L/R) Stereo Audio output with 3.5mm to RCA stereo Audio Cable,Audio allow output separately to audio receiver without powering on or off your HDTV/Monitor.(Note: Please set the sound output of the signal source to PCM format.)
  • 【High Resolution】HDMI audio Extractor Support 4K2K@30Hz/3D /1080p /1080i /720p/576i/480p/480i. Support video color format: 24bit/deep color 30bit,36bit with sync sound. Support HDMI V1.4,DVI Displays.PLEASE NOTE: If the screen does not display, try adjusting the input device resolution to 1080P or below.(PS4Pro and XBOX360 do not have 4K2k@30hz output and can only use 1080p.οΌ‰
  • 【Without Signal Loss】 Resolution max support up to 4K@30HZ, bandwidth up to 10.2Gbps to achieve the synchronization of audio and video signal, there are no signal loss or data transmission problems.Audio EDID Settings,automatically detect the EDID of the signal source and display to achieve the best link effect.
  • 【Convenient】Easier to install,Smaller size. No external power adapter required for normal. Plug and play.For some devices with low power HDMI ports(Such as PS4, PS4 Slim and other Sony Device), Please use USB adapter or other device’s USB port to charger it (Free USB Cable in package).
  • 【Wide Compatibility】Suitable for various HDMI source devices like Roku or Chromecast without dedicated audio output as well as Blu-ray/ DVD/ HD player, cable/satellite box, PS3/4, PS4 Pro, Xbox, PC/laptop, HD camera, HD DVR etc.

Buying Guide: What To Look For When Select hdmi audio extractors with passthrough:Β 

If you want to purchase products, follow a buying guide. Some features need to tick your products before buying. Let’s take a look at them:

  • Product Quality: The product must be of high quality. If the product is not of high quality, it will break down quickly and need repairing.
  • Price: The price of the product should be reasonable. The product must be within your budget so that you do not have any financial constraints while using it.
  • Brand reputation: The brand name should be well known in the market and has been around for a long time so that its reputation can be trusted and its quality can be ensured.

hdmi audio extractors with passthrough: Tips for Buying Online Safely

Online shopping has become a part of our everyday lives. The convenience of purchasing items from anywhere at any time is hard to beat. But it’s not all roses and sunshine. There are some real concerns when buying hdmi audio extractors with passthrough from online:

1. Use a Secure Wifi or Internet Connection

Although it is comfortable and easy to browse and buy through public networks, malls or stores, the truth is that these networks are often unreliable. Hackers and cybercriminals can easily capture the information packets transmitted over public connections. For this reason, we recommend you go through a secure network to make purchases or transactions in which you transfer personal information.

2. Keep Your Computer Updated and Protected

Online shopping is one of the processes in which more personal and dangerous information is transferred. Therefore, before shopping, ensure your computer is secure, updated and equipped with a good antivirus product.

3. Buy on Known and Reputable Websites

Searching the internet for the best offers can take you to the unknown and unreliable. Stay away from them. Check that the URL of the web site matches where you think it is, and its address begins with https. Shopping at trusted and reputable websites can prevent identity theft or data victims.

4.Β  Find and Review Privacy and Return Policies

Before buying from an online store, ensure that their Privacy Policy is easily located on the site and up to date. Do you know what to do if your gift is not right? How can you return it? These are also aspects to consider when choosing where to shop.

5. Only Share Personal Information That is Necessary and Only on a Secure Form

If it surprises you that they ask you for some personal information (mobile, relatives’ name, place of birth …) to carry out the purchase, do not do it, and it checks that you are in the correct place. In addition, tools such as the virtual keyboard of Panda Security can avoid data theft if your computer is infected with some virus spyware.

6. Avoid Links in Emails and Ads

Is the offer you received in an email too good to be true? Then, it probably is. During this time of year, e-mails and ads with offers and big discounts are a tool widely used by cybercriminals. Avoid phishing.

7. Periodically Check Your Credit Card Transactions

After making several purchases online, check that all charges on your account are known and controlled. If you find any suspicious activity, contact your bank. Maybe you’ve been a victim of identity theft.


There are many brands in the global and local market to choose from, but not all of them will offer you the hdmi audio extractors with passthrough. The key is finding a good brand that offers quality and value for your purchase. When choosing a good brand, critical considerations include customer reviews about their products, warranty policy, how long they’ve been around, and what other customers have said about their service record. We hope this post may help you narrow down your search so that now making an informed decision on which one to buy should be much easier!


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