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436XDE Connections Help



novice needing help please,

New Pio arrives on Sat, after a fruitfull visit to the Dixons site, with full discount codes found here, Thank You! :clap:

I've got Sky+ and an old tatty DVD player. I've been looking at the Denon 500SD as a suitable upgrade, roughly £380 online.

Trouble is how do I connect it all together, is this suitable?

Sky to Denon via Optical Cable for Audio
Sky to Pio via Scart (any scart input?) Audio/Video
Denon to Pio via Video Component or Scart, Audio/Video

Your help appreciated, I'm getting confused now :(


Established Member
Ooooh another 436 owner.....Yay..

the connections look ok....
Sky to Denon via Optical Cable for Audio........:smashin:
You may also want to run an optical feed from the 436medis box
to the Denon for terrestrial/Freeview broadcasts if there is a spare
The sky needs to go to Line1 on the 436 media box...set it to RGB
if your sky box can support it too...
Component from Denon to media box....:smashin:

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