Originally Posted by bluedevils
I have not been able to get audio through the lightning cable (I was able to get sound from an iphone4 and the old cable). From what I think I understand is that I shouldn't be able to because the cable is digital only. My understanding is that the lightning to 30 pin adapter will be able to provide sound because of a built in DAC. This contradicts the quote below. Can someone confirm? BTW I have the adapter on order
You should be able to get audio with the lightning cable. If you connect the iPhone 5 via Bluetooth audio, can you hear anything?