PC dual screen; HDMI HDTV with secondary vga monitor why does the monitor look better than the hdtv?

Answer Tv's usally only support HD formats natively. 1600x1080 is not a native HD format as far as I know, so it is probably scaling to fit which usually looks very bad. Set the HDTV to either 1920x1080p ... Read More »

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Can i connect my pc to a secondary monitor (hdtv) via a hdmi to dvi cable?

yeps it will work, i have done the same..brought the cable from ebay. you will also need to go into properties on windows and change the config settings for the monoitors.

Can you get HDTV over the air broadcast on a HDTV monitor with a standard TV antenna or do you need a converter?

Answer Yes, you can use the old antenna. However, some new antennas are specially designed to better capture digital TV signals. And the direction, angle, distance, and type of digital signals in y... Read More »

HDTV Vs. PC Monitor?

High-definition televisions (HDTVs) and computer monitors generally are similar in terms of inputs, resolution and overall picture quality. The primary difference between the two is available sizes... Read More »

Can I use an HDTV as a monitor?

HDTVs can easily become computer monitors if your computer and HDTV have compatible connections. Connect the computer to the monitor via an HDMI, VGA or DVI cable. If your screen is large and the t... Read More »