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Supporting 3D signals via audio/video receivers

by pbrookstx1 / November 14, 2013 7:51 AM PST

I have a HarmanKardon AVR1700 (about 1 yr old new). Really like it. Recently I was considering a 3D Tv purchase but then i stopped to think about whether or not this receiver would work with it. I don't see anything in its manual about 3D - am I just out of luck??? Or is there a way to make it happen?

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Amazon seems to list 3D
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 14, 2013 8:04 AM PST
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No the AVR doesn't have to be 3D compatible...
by Oldartq / November 14, 2013 9:41 AM PST

for you to enjoy 3D tv. With 3d avr you might connect the equipments a certain way but without it you do it some other way. I talk like this because I don't know the exact details, hehe. But in any case the AVR do not need to be 3d. However, the BDplayer has to be 3D compatible though.

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Oh, when you go get that 3d tv,
by Oldartq / November 14, 2013 9:57 AM PST

Get one that has the 2D to 3D conversion. It may save you a little bit of money of buying 3d discs all the time.

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