Imac connection to home theater and LCD TV

Discussion in 'iMac' started by hdsalinas, Sep 22, 2006.

  1. hdsalinas macrumors 6502

    hdsalinas

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    Hi,

    Very soon, I will getting an iMac (20") and I am planning later on to connect it to one of those HTIB (home theater in a box) through the optical output and to a LCD tv.

    What are the main things I should look for in a LCD/plasma tv to be able to connect it to the mac? Is there a optimun screen size or resolution? (I am planning on a 30" screen) What is the best connection? What ports should I look for in the TV?

    Thanks.
     
  2. rogersmj macrumors 68020

    rogersmj

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    A DVI connection would be your best bet. Aside from that, you're going to have to get someone else around here to advise you about HD resolutions...I know there's 720i/p and 1080i/p, but I don't know if you typically find 1080 on 30" screens or not.
     
  3. tipdrill407 macrumors 6502

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