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Is an upconverting home theater reveriver woth it?
Posted 28 May 2005 - 09:45 PM
Posted 30 May 2005 - 03:15 AM
Posted 31 May 2005 - 01:47 PM
By the way, I bought mine for about $225, with shipping, as "B" stock (meaning refurbished). Since HDMI switching and upconversion will be showing up on affordable receivers in the near future, I couldn't see dropping a bunch of cash on something I'll replace in a year or so.
Posted 12 July 2005 - 02:48 PM
My 811 does not make enough difference to tell as I have it hooked to my Toshiba 40" RPTV with component and s-video. I can switch back and forth and they both look very good, but I cannot tell the difference on a SD channel. (I certainly can on an HD channel)
Bottom line, even though I'm thinking about upgrading the audio, I won't spend extra to get the upconvert.
Posted 12 July 2005 - 07:39 PM
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