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How can I connect the new Vizio E-series 4K to a Dircetv

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how can I connect the new Vizio E-series 4K to a Dircetv receiver model D12-500mfr,
Submitted: 8 months ago.
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Hello....can you answer my question ....please,
Expert:  Thomas replied 8 months ago.

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There will be no way to connect this television to this receiver as the TV only has high definition connections, while the DirecTV receiver only has standard definition connections. If it were me, I would upgrade my DirectTV to get high definition so you can take advantage of your big new TV. Otherwise, your only option to make this receiver work is by purchasing a converter that will change the HD connection to a standard connection. This would work: