Originally Posted by TrendSetterX
Denon and Marantz number their poets opposite from Yamaha - as a result, users often end up plugging in their higher-bandwidth/more-HDCP-strict devices into input ports farthest from the output port(s). The Marantz/Denon HDR and HDCP troubleshooting guides specifically call out checking for this scenario and instruct to switch the devices to closer ports for the reasons I listed in my prior post. I apply the same logic to troubleshooting Yamaha HDCP issues.
Curious, I've never noticed/observed any difference in the performance of the HDMI ports on any of my many Yamaha receivers or prepros.
1) JVC DLA-NX7 & Sony 65Z9D, Yamaha CX-A5200, Outlaw Audio 7900 & 7700, UDP-203, DP-UB9000, UBP-X800M2, Roku Ultra
2) Sony 75Z9D, Yamaha RX-A3080, 2xOutlaw Audio 2200s, UDP-203, UBP-X800M2, Roku Ultra
3) Sony 75X940E, Yamaha RX-A2080, UDP-203, UBP-X800M2, Roku Ultra