General introduction – HVD2085 User Manual

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General introduction

Thank you for purchasing your new HELIOS HVD2085 HD Upscaling DVD Player.

The HVD2085 is integrated with the latest cutting edge video technology. The main

feature of this player is to upscale standard DVD titles to high definition resolution.

In addition, the HVD2085 offers a large selection of high definition video modes and

connection options.

The player supports the following video modes and connection outputs:

Component video output:

480i / 480p / 576p / 720p/ 1080i / 1080p

HDMI video output:

480p / 576p / 720p / 1080i / 1080p

VGA output:

VGA (640 x 480) / SVGA (800 x 600) / XGA (1024 x 768) / SXGA (1280 x 1024)

How will I benefit from the HVD2085’s high definition video output?

If you own a HDTV (or any other high definition display device), you will only be able

to play standard DVD titles to as high as 480p (NTSC progressive scan) or 576p (PAL

progressive scan) resolution video input. However, your HDTV actually has the capacity

to show images much greater than 480p or 576p. Therefore, you are not getting the

most out of your HDTV’s high definition resolution.

The HVD2085 Upscaling DVD Player allows you to upscale standard DVD titles to

as high as 1080p resolution. With its range of resolution options, you are able to

select from a large number of resolutions in order to get that right match with your

HDTV’s native resolution. The result is a noticeably sharper and clearer image on the