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Digital Audio cutting out

I have a DCX 3200 HDMI cable box, feeding into a brand new Yamaha RX-V1065 receiver into a Polaroid 42" HDTV.

I also use a Samsung BD-P1600 Blu-Ray player connected to the receiver that never has any problems.

Since getting the new cable box, all digital audio sources (HDMI and RCA digital output) cut out intermittently when connected to the recevier. I also sometimes get video tiling or momnetary blank screen.

I have replaced HDMI cables, swapped to the other HDMI port that works flawlessly for the Blu-Ray player, and even swiched to component video (analog) with digital audio output to the receiver, still getting audio cut-outs.

If I switch to Analog RCA output (video and audio) from cable box to receiver, I have no problems.

If I connect the cable box directly to the TV via HDMI, no problems.

I suspect an HDMI 1.2/1.3 version problem when all 3 devices are in the mix. I can't find info on whether the DCX3200 s 1.3 or 1.2.

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I have this problem also with my older yamaha receiver with both digital outputs on the DCX3200 (spdif and coaxial)
very anoying ! The cable company replaced my DCX3200 with a new one. still the same problem !

Posted on Jun 03, 2010

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I have the same problem with my RX-V565 receiver. Did you get this fixed?

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Posted on Dec 21, 2009

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    Same problem whats the fix?

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