Toslink cables can carry digital audio from your Plasma, LCD or LED TV to your Home Cinema Amp or Receiver. It can be used with your Sony PS3, Xbox 360, Blu-ray player, DVD player, Sky HD or Virgin HD box. They are also known as Digital Optical Cables and can be used to carry Dolby Digital, DTS Digital Surround, Dolby Surround Pro-Logic, Dolby Digital EX, THX Surround EX, DTS-ES Matrix, and DTS-ES Discrete 6.1. VDC 5 Metre Toslink Cable is manufactured to rigorous tolerances and feature a highly flexible and well-protected POF (Plastic Optical Fibre) Cable. The optical connectors are housed in tough metal shells.