What is HD upconverting?

Answer The Home Theater Network explains that Hi-Definition (HD) Upconverting is the process by which content that originated in standard definition resolution is altered to more effectively utilize an HD... Read More »

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What is the deal with upconverting DVD players DVDs do not have HD info inside them.?

The specs you are describing would be for 'true hd.'Basically the dvd player is basically using some neat mathematical 'extrapolation' method to blow up the DVD image to fit on an HD screen. Techni... Read More »

Do I need and upconverting DVD Player?

You can if you want. I would put the money into a Blu-Ray or HD-DVD.The war is still going on and if you choose one or the other... Someone will tell you they think the other is better. But if you ... Read More »

Are upconverting dvd players worth it?

On One Hand: No Need to Change the Format of Your CollectionAdvocates of upconverting DVD players claim they will make your standard DVDs look like high definition Blu-Ray discs on a HD television.... Read More »

Required connection for upconverting DVD?

You need to find out if your DVI connection on your TV is HDCP compliant. Many are! Your owner's manual should tell you.If it is, use HDMI out of your player into the TV with an HDMI/DVI converter ... Read More »