Can I connect both HDMI and component cables Tags: HDTV Connection Components HDMI Cable Home Theatre Last response: July 9, 2012 4:54 PM in Home Theatre Share Ebo Sarpong June 27, 2012 2:40:50 PM Please can I connect both HDMI and component cables at the same time? More about : connect hdmi component cables jcoultas98 June 27, 2012 3:23:52 PM This depends on the components. DirecTV receivers allow simultaneous HDMI and Component operation. Dish Network does not. The only way to know is to try it. americanaudiophile July 9, 2012 4:54:39 PM Most HD components will automatically shut off the component output when the HDMI is used. Also bluray players made recently do not output HD at all through component output. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumAre component (RGB) cables really necessary? Cheap solution ForumPS3 Component AV Cable versus HDMI cable in HDTV ForumHooking up the Dell U2711 to a Wii with Component Cables or Composite ForumHDMI cable prob (related to both ATI & Nvidia) ForumUsing component cables for hdtv ForumHow to get a ps3 connected with hdmi cables only ForumHDMI Cable vs HD Component Cables ForumHDMI Cable vs HD Component Cables ForumHDMI vs. Component - What's The Difference? ForumHDMI > Component on CRT HDTV? ForumCan I use both HDMI and DVI at the same time with my GTX 560 Ti? ForumHDMI >TV video, both screens IDENTIFY as 1 ForumHDMI or Component ForumHDMI and Component cable ForumWhat's better, TV or Monitor? ForumComponent cable and hdmi cable ForumHow to connect smart LG TV to F&D HOME THEATRE ForumHdmi looks bad ForumHdmi on set top box dvi on tv no audio ForumCan anyone help More resources Read discussions in other Home Theatre categories Digital TV DVD Players Set-Top-Box HDTV ReplayTV Satellite TV Tivo !