[mythtv-users] Cable Quality component DVI HDMI ?

Brad DerManouelian myth at dermanouelian.com
Tue Dec 12 03:04:49 UTC 2006

On Dec 11, 2006, at 6:53 PM, Edgar Sigal wrote:

> Hi All
> Is there a quality difference when using component video cables vs  
> DVI vs HDMI?
> I saw an HDMI cable package that claims it had a better picture  
> quality over the other two methods.
> Are they not all carrying the same signals?
> Are the signals Digital such that there should be no signal loss?
> thanks
> Edgar Sigal
I don't have any experience with component, but DVI and HDMI carry  
the same signal. HDMI just happens to carry audio in the same cable.  
I believe component is the analog version of those digital signals  
and you would be hard pressed to actually see any difference between  
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