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can early ALIS screens display HD?

Discussion in 'Televisions' started by poggs, Oct 6, 2005.

  1. poggs

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    I ask as I have a perfectly working hitachi 42pd3000 plasma.

    Can i get a sky hd box when they're out and connect the components to my screen?

    It has 1024X1024 screen the same as the new ones.

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  2. scarty16

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    does it support 720p at 50 hz and 1080i at 50hz

    either on component or HDMI/DVI and does it support HDCP encryption on DVI/HDMI?
     
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    It will work with first generation Sky HD boxes for non-copy protected content IF it supports 50Hz HD video inputs via its analogue HD component inputs. Not clear if it would have to support both 1080/50i and 720/50p - as it may be that the Sky box will cross-convert and allow you to run at a single output resolution.

    For full compatibility it will need 50Hz support via an HDMI or DVI digital input with HDCP encryption.
     

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