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will I get a better picture using HDMI or RCA plug-ins on HD

by cgene70 / December 13, 2012 1:38 PM PST

I have a 50" plasma & a 42" plasma. I receive a better picture on the 42" using RCA plug-ins than I do on the 50" using HDMI cable,both HDTV's are panasonic and are on AT&T. Is this possible.

The TV's are 50"1080p and the 42" is 1080i

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by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 13, 2012 2:42 PM PST

You didn't tell.

Composite is handily beat by HDMI but can be equal if the video source is say below 480p.

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(NT) Thanks Bob, I'm using component plugins.any difference now
by cgene70 / December 14, 2012 3:27 AM PST
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Should be equal but Component has a nice edge in one thing
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 14, 2012 5:36 AM PST

Component does not have DHCP so you will not experience any DHCP HANDSHAKE troubles. Please google that if you want to learn more.

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PS. Forgot one thing.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 14, 2012 5:40 AM PST

HDMI looks to have the edge for distance. I won't write all about it but there is some timing technology Intel used in HDMI to let it work well over long cables. Component is analog so you know that issue.

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