Author Topic: 1080p file through component output?  (Read 1395 times)

March 10, 2010, 10:49:59 PM
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av_roller

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I'm thinking of buying a WDTV Live. My question is can I play 1080p files when connected with component cables. I know I can't get a 1080p picture but will I get 1080i or nothing?

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March 11, 2010, 06:10:41 PM
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2Caras

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I'm thinking of buying a WDTV Live. My question is can I play 1080p files when connected with component cables. I know I can't get a 1080p picture but will I get 1080i or nothing?

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you can get 1080p with the component cables.

March 15, 2010, 04:11:28 PM
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vn33

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Component cables can carry only 1080i (interlaced)

You need HDMI to get 1080p