[mythtv-users] PVR-250 or PVR-350: Is it worth it for the TV-out?

jose rubio debian at nc.rr.com
Mon Jan 19 13:47:16 EST 2004

On Mon, 2004-01-19 at 12:32, Michael Starks wrote:
> Albert Santoni wrote:
>   > Is it worth it to get a PVR-350 over a 250 for the improved TV-out
> > quality (and MPEG decoder)?
> Disclaimer: I've never tried anything other than the 350 TV out...
> I can say that the TV out on the 350 in most cases looks at least as 
> good as the tuner on my TV.  The reds and oranges seem to be over 
> saturated in scenes where they are uniform, such as when someone has a 
> red shirt on, but that may be addressable.  I haven't looked into it 
> yet.  Also, when there are grid lines, like a vent or something, it has 
> a weird shimmering effect.  Overall, though I think it's very good.  I 
> watched the Noah's Ark special on discovery last night and it looked great.
> ----
I think the tv-out is great.  I have not experienced any of the problems
you've specified above.


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