Mac mini 2009 dvi audio

If it were signal quality would this be the fault of the cable 12ft gold-plated belkin hdmi-div or what the mini is sending out? There must be a tradeoff for quality. Anyone noticed anything? All resolution selected are screwed up. Hi — attached Mac Mini Core2 Duo 2. Spent hours fiddling with system settings calibration, TV menu picture settings, etc.

Any suggestions? Would the added menu step noted at the top of this thread help with this issue? Thanks to all. Great thread.

Mini Display Port to HDMI Adapter for APPLE MAC Walk Through + FAQ!!!

Hi Jim — sorry to get you in a panic. Actually, the problem was my own incompetence. I suggest max RAM, and the latest Mini with the core2 duo processor. Bottom line — it works fine,. The VGA specification does not have the bandwidth required for p or p.

Mini Mac late to HDMI TV audio issue | Tom's Hardware Forum

I have the same issue…now. Will report back and will try to include model numbers etc then. Great tip. Here my parameters: I hope they will be useful. In my Mac mini a reboot was not sufficient to apply settings.

Mac Mini till TV - zatzy. How do you know if you were successful doing this. Does that other one without the letter p????? My Vizio reports that it is receiving a P signal. On the other setting, the Vizio reports a i signal. Hi Adam. Sweet setup! The signal is i only, however when I use a vga cable it does p much better quality.

The displays icon is in the menu bar but only shows the i option. My ram is only 1gb could that account for this? All mini can play p files, right?

Yes, You Can Get 1080P out of a Mac Mini

I want to use it as a HTPC. Can you share if the 1. I am considering buying one just for that reason so I would like to be sure. Try increasing Number of recent options to 5, and you should get the duplicates Adam mentioned. Four hours of forums and you were here all along.

All replies

Way to go! BTW It also works on iMacs…. Thanks for the info! You ARE a genius. Such a simple fix. My picture is so much better. My question for people: Thanks for your help!

  • Mini-DVI - Wikipedia.
  • Mac Mini to HDMI TV | MacRumors Forums.
  • warcraft 2 free download full game mac.

Any guesses when the next refresh of the Mini line is? The trick worked for me! Anyways my main problem is that everything is really small and I use my computer from far away.

Does it really matter what resolution you use and will it still remain p? I can base my theory of it being the same quality because each resolution plays the everything bigger but still looks like the same quality. Thank you very much. I switched on the MAC and could see the picture immediately. My MAC Mini displays a number of resolution with a little TV screen icon beside them, as if suggesting those resolutions for use with the Sony. It shows i, p, p, i and p.

Mini DVI to HDMI Adapter

There are also lots of others without TV icons beside them. I swiiched therefore to p and this produces a very comfortable size of text for using the MAC.

Navigation menu

I guess if I tried viewing HD material, there might be some difference, but how much of that material is available on the net right now anyway. In short, I would question why so many people seem so desperate to set the resolution to p.

Mini Mac late 2009 to HDMI TV audio issue

I have that option out of the box but find p to be far preferable so far. Thanks for the info. Can anyone share what the lowest possible configuration is for a mac mini to use it as a full media center? I am curious to set this up but do not like buying the new one from Apple. I spent half an hour, carefully reading this. I used them with XBMC for 3 months, quite happy with it. My problem is a combination of several of the above. The tip to get p works great!

But if I select Overscan in Preferences, the top menu goes off the screen. I bought a Mac mini just yesterday with 2.

The personal blog of Adam Nash

I think the newest Mac mini set p as default resolution, I hope that I can set it back to i. Mac mini with 1gig of ram. Upgraded to Leopard recently. Had to use a small monitor to complete the upgrade of the OS due to resolution issues. BLack screen. Any advice would be appreciated. TV onscreen display says both using p 60Hz.