How to Connect a Wii to HD TV

Two Methods:Composite to HDMI converter cableWii HDMI converter

This is a simple way to get your Nintendo Wii working with your HDTV.

Steps

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    Buy either:
    • A composite to HDMI Cable adapter (about $25 on Ebay)
    • A Wii to HDMI Converter (about $20 on Ebay)

Method 1
Composite to HDMI converter cable

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    Plug in your HDMI cord to the cable.
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    Plug it into your TV's HDMI input.

Method 2
Wii HDMI converter

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    Plug it into your wii's AV Composite Output instead of putting in the Composite cord that comes with the Wii.
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    Plug your HDMI cord (assuming you have one) into the converter and your TV.

Tips

  • Amazon is a great source for electronics too.
  • Go to your local electronics store (such as Best Buy) before searching on eBay. You never know what prices you will find compared to the internet.

Things You'll Need

  • an HDMI cord
  • either of the following:
    • HDMI Wii Adapter
    • Composite to HDMI Converter Cable

Article Info

Categories: Cabling and Wiring Connection | Nintendo Wii