hi all merry xmas. i have just got the denon 1730 dvd player and cambridge audio hdmi cale all in cost £180 and to my eyes its no better than my old packard bell dvd player over component which only cost £50,also i feel the build quality of the denon is pants . i was going to take it back for the pioneer dv696 was wondering if its any better or can you guys recommened one for no more than £200. hope im not slagging the denon if i have no set it up properly but tryed it via component and hdmi with no im provement over my old set up,on hyundai a310. cheers.