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Metra ethereal CS-CVHDM

Component video + stereo audio to HDMI converter

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Overview

Our take on the Metra ethereal CS-CVHDM

Component video is becoming the forgotten high-def connection. As we've shifted from analog HD to digital HD, and now 4K, equipment makers have cut back on or eliminated component video connections on many A/V receivers and other gear. This audio/video adapter from Metra ethereal lets you connect your game console or other gear to your HDMI-equipped A/V receiver or TV.

Remember the Analog!

Component video is becoming the forgotten high-def connection. As we've shifted from analog HD to digital HD, and now 4K, equipment makers have cut back on or eliminated component video connections on many A/V receivers and other gear. This audio/video adapter from Metra ethereal lets you connect your game console or other gear to your HDMI-equipped A/V receiver or TV.

The CS-CVHDM accepts video resolutions from 480i to 1080p. It takes that video signal and stereo RCA audio signals and converts them to HDMI-ready digital signals. The CS-CVHDM requires AC power to function, and includes an AC power adapter.

Product Highlights:

  • accepts component video + stereo audio signals and converts them for transmission over an HDMI cable
  • supported video resolutions include 480i, 480p, 720p, 1080i and 1080p
  • AC-power is required — AC adapter is included
  • HDMI cable and component video/audio cables are not included
  • warranty: 60 days
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee

What's in the Box:

  • Component video/stereo RCA-to-HDMI converter
  • AC power adapter (attached 44" DC cord)
  • User Manual
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Metra ethereal CS-CVHDM Reviews

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Metra ethereal CS-CVHDM

William from Yulee, FL on 11/21/2017

Crutchfield Customer Review (What's this?)

I connected this unit to my 2004 BOSE 3 2 1 series II GS, which only has component out and needed the converter to convert to HDMI to connect to my new Samsung 65 in TV. The item doesn't work and Crutchfield is sending me a replacement. If it works then I may increase my rating of this product.

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Not working for me.

Bill from Mill Creek, WA on 7/3/2017

Crutchfield Customer Review (What's this?)

This was intended for use with my 400 disc Sony player, but unfortunately the rendering was very bad.

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Metra ethereal CS-CVHDM

Michele from NY on 4/10/2017

Crutchfield Customer Review (What's this?)

Bought 4k tv,needed to convert my component audio and video to work with 4k. My tv set up installer didn't think it would work,but it did. This helps me to buy time till i can afford new 4k receiver, blue ray

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Features

Component AV to HDMI Converter: The HELIOS CS-CVHDM is a component AV to HDMI converter. It takes a component video signal/stereo RCA audio signal and converts it over to HDMI at the same resolution (there is no resolution upscaling).

Analog AV Inputs: The CS-CVHDM is equipped with a female component video input (red/blue/green) and a female stereo RCA audio input (L/R). Component video and stereo RCA cables sold separately.

HDMI Out: The CS-CVHDM is equipped with a female full-size HDMI 1.3 output. HDMI cable sold separately.

Supported Video Resolutions: Supported video resolutions include 480i, 480p, 720p, 1080i, and 1080p. The input video signal's resolution is not upscaled and remains at the same resolution from the component video input to the HDMI output.

AC Power Adapter: The HELIOS CS-CVHDM comes with an external AC power adapter which must be plugged into an AC wall outlet or surge protector.

Note: The CS-CVHDMI will not function without AC power.

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To hook up a Wii to my new TV that has only HDMI inputs [ Glenn  Dec 15, 2017 ]
Your adviser Harley told me this item will convert output from my BOSE 3 2 1 system to HDMI [ William  Nov 07, 2017 ]

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If you purchased the product from Crutchfield, feel free to contact our Tech Support team. Our toll-free Tech Support number is printed on your invoice, and is also available under the "My Orders" tab in the "My Account" section of our website. If you did not purchase the unit from Crutchfield, then you may want to contact the manufacturer, or try our online support center: http://crutchfield.custhelp.com/app/answers/list/kw/. [ Krissy  Jan 05, 2018 ]  Staff
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