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What cable do you need to connect reciever to hdtv?

I recently obtained an old Receiver and i am wondering how do i connect to the hdtv? Thank you

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R-V905 doesn't appear to be HD compatible. It would need to have HDMI or component connections but the amp only has composite.You can only connect using the yellow video cable.

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