Any Advantage in Running HDMI Straight to Display Instead of through a Receiver? - AVS Forum
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post #1 of 5 Old 10-03-2013, 05:10 PM - Thread Starter
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If I run the video signal from my blu ray player to a receiver and then to my display, aren't I running some risk of degrading or changing the signal in some way? Seems like the purest method would be to run it straight to the display, no?
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The audio makes no difference to you? Or do you have dual hdmi outputs on your player? Personally I just use pass-through on my avr as far as video processing is concerned as my tv does a great job.

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I would run separate HDMI audio and video cables to preserve HD audio.

Passthrough means the signal is untouched?
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