Originally Posted by tjreishus
I just received the HDMI cable for Christmas. I just plugged it in and found that I don't get any sound. I have a motorola xoom with the HDMI cable for it and the sound works fine so I know it isn't the TV. It has to be either the cable or my tablet. Are there HDMI cables that don't send sound??? Any thoughts from anyone else who does this.
Let this shed some light on HDMI cables: Why You Should Never Pay More Than $10 For HDMI Cables
Moral of the story - Essentially you get a signal or no signal from an HDMI cable.
I'd suggest messing with the sound output settings on your Nexus 10.