DV79 Diva DVD Player - resolution

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  1. MJeeves

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    Feb 15, 2001
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    I am hoping to get a Sim2 Grand Cinema RTX55-H DLP Rear Projection display and wondered if the Arcam DV79 Diva DVD player would be a good match.

    The Sim2 uses 1280 x 720 pixel resolution and a Fajoudja FLI2310 chip. Here are the rest of it's stats:

    RTX 55H: Technical features

    Light engine
    DLP™ Type: 1 chip DMD (HD2+ chip)
    Resolution: True 16:9 (1280 x 720 pixels)
    Lens: High quality, high resolution improved optics for higher contrast and better black level with both motorized zoom and focus adjustments
    Lamp power consumption & life time: 120W UHP; 8000 hours (*)

    Picture size: 55 inches diagonal
    Aspect ratio: 4:3, 16:9, Anamorphic, Letterbox, 3 custom-user (H&V) adjustments, panoramic and pixel-to-pixel

    Horizontal & vertical scan freq.: 15-80 KHz / 48-100 Hz (max horizontal freq. corresponding to UXGA, 60 Hz)
    Video standards and graphic resolutions: PAL B,G, H, I, M, N, 60, SECAM, NTSC 3.58 & 4.43 automatically selected; HTDT ATSC (480p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p) + 1080i 50 Hz; PC graphic standard up to UXGA (1600 x 1200 pixels).
    Contrast ratio (full ON / Full OFF): >2000:1
    Deinterlacer & processing: On-board DCDi™ by Faroudja (FLI2310)
    Colour temperature: 3 preset colour temperatures + a RC user adjustment acting directly on each colour (R, G, B)
    Special video adjustments: noise reduction, high and low brightness, fleshtone regulation, gamma correction, Microvision Anticopy Pulses Cleaner, Image panning and zooming.

    General Specifications
    Control: control software upgradable via RS232 serial interface
    Power Consumption: 170W
    Mains voltage range: 120-240 Vac, +/- 10% (48/62Hz)
    Weight: 85 Kg
    Cabinet dimension (WxHxD): 1495x1218x421 mm

    Remote DigiOptic™ Image Processor featuring a wide choice of inputs-linked to the RTX via fibre optics (ø 3.5 mm-0.14"). Cable available up to 500 m (1600 ft)
    DigiOptic™ Image Processor
    2 x composite video via RCA connectors
    2 x S-VHS via mini Din-4 pin
    2 x RGB via DB15 HD connector
    3 x RGBH/V YCrCbH/V via RCA connectors
    1 x RGBH/V YCrCbH/V via 5 BNC connectors
    1 x DVI via DVI-D connector
    1 x HDMI™-HDCP
    1 x optical S/PDIF audio output from HDMI™
    2 x 1394 Firewire (optional to DVI - AVC protocol compliant)
    2 fibre optics links via RJ-45 type LC connectors
    1 x RS232 on Dsub 9 pin connector
    2 x jack 12V power outputs
    Cabinet dimensions (WxHxD): 435x55x285 mm

    Supplied Accessories
    DigiOptic™ Image Processor & cable (20m – 49,2 ft)
    AC power cords EU, UK and USA); length 2 m (6,5 ft)
    User standard remote control with batteries
    Installation and user manual
    Backlit Remote control
    HDMI™ cable, DVI-HDMI™ cable

    Please let me know if the Arcam DV79 would work well or not in HDMI mode. Thanks, M.J.
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