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Philips DVP5960 Upscale issue w/Syntax 30" LCD

by spinn / September 15, 2006 6:15 AM PDT

I just picked up the DVP5960 to try and utilize the upconversion feature with my Syntax Olevia 30" LCD. The Philips utilizes a HDMI interface and my LCD utilizes a DVI interface. I'm using a DVI-D cable with an HDMI male connector adapter to plug into the player. The player is supposed to support 480i, 480P, 720P, and 1080i (and another scale for PAL conversion). I can only get 480P with this configuration. Would getting an actual HDMI-DVI cable enable me to upconvert to 720P or 1080i? Or am I SOL because I don't have a HDMI connection on my LCD?

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