Originally Posted by tigeraudio2007
In my opinion and experience, it doesn't really matter which one you use. I use the DVI/HDMI adapter because I'm not always certain about the length of cable I am going to need. I picked up an HDMI/DVI adapter for about $12 that is solidly built and works great.
I think I paid about $20 a year or so ago when they upgraded my HD Direct TV receiver. The DVI cable was there already but needed HDMI for the new receiver. Thanks!