TVs & Home Theaters forum

Question

Yamaha RX-V757 and HDMI Conversion

by scarruth67 / September 2, 2011 8:46 PM PDT

I am in the market for a Home Theater Receiver. I have recently discovered a floor model at a local vendor that is a really good price. Tooling around the internet, I find that this was quite an excellent unit in its day 6 years ago. I am wondering if this receiver will work well with HDMI inputs and outputs to a 1080P HD TV. The only true HD input I will have is a cable TV feed. DVD has HDMI output, but is not blue ray. The Yamaha has S Video ins and outs. Can I use a HDMI converter and achive quality picture?

Discussion is locked
You are posting a reply to: Yamaha RX-V757 and HDMI Conversion
The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates

If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

You are reporting the following post: Yamaha RX-V757 and HDMI Conversion
This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.
Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Please try again now or at a later time.
If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.

All Answers

Collapse -
Answer
Maybe something like this;
by ahtoi / September 3, 2011 3:10 AM PDT
Collapse -
Answer
TX-V757
by 3coursedinner / September 3, 2011 3:48 AM PDT

How long has this been a floor model running 24x7?
HDMI converter for what? The Yamaha doesn't have HDMI. A HDMI converter doesn't give you HD -- simply connects component or DVI or whatever to HDMI. Do you already have the DVD player connected to the HDTV via HDMI? The Yamaha will not give you a better picture. If I misunderstood you post let me know

Collapse -
Answer
Skip it, buy a newer receiver (n/t)
by Pepe7 / September 3, 2011 1:56 PM PDT

n/t

Popular Forums
icon
Computer Newbies 10,686 discussions
icon
Computer Help 54,365 discussions
icon
Laptops 21,181 discussions
icon
Networking & Wireless 16,313 discussions
icon
Phones 17,137 discussions
icon
Security 31,287 discussions
icon
TVs & Home Theaters 22,101 discussions
icon
Windows 7 8,164 discussions
icon
Windows 10 2,657 discussions

CNET FORUMS TOP DISCUSSION

Help, my PC with Windows 10 won't shut down properly

Since upgrading to Windows 10 my computer won't shut down properly. I use the menu button shutdown and the screen goes blank, but the system does not fully shut down. The only way to get it to shut down is to hold the physical power button down till it shuts down. Any suggestions?