Originally Posted by karan aneja
... i wanted to as oppo is known for its analog, should i connect the avr via hdmi or let the oppo do the decoding and connect it via 7.1 analog.
Originally Posted by teachsac
Best bet is to use HDMI. Let the Marantz do the decoding and apply room correction. You'll lose that using analog.
^+1. HDMI is what the vast majority use Karan, with room correction and ease of connection driving the decision. Analog users may prefer the 105 series because of the superior DAC's included in those Oppo models.
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Last edited by mogrub; 12-26-2014 at 10:05 AM.