Originally Posted by betterdan
While what you are saying is correct I don't think that was the original posters question. I believe most people understand that upconversion cannot be done over component (except for a very few dvd players that were put out but I think this has been corrected). I believe the question is whether the upconversion looks any better than watching the non converted video coming from the component hookup.
There is also another thing to consider, if your tv upscales all formats to a native format, then is your tv internal scaler better than the dvd player scaler? If so then you would get better video not using the upconversion feature of a dvd player.
I was just clarifying about up-converting since I didn't see anyone mention the point previously.
Good point about the TV as well.