[mythtv-users] vga to component converters
tom at redpepperracing.com
Mon Sep 26 14:56:54 UTC 2005
Jason Temple wrote:
> Greetings All,
> I was wondering what most of you HD guys use to connect your front
> end to your tv. I don't have a fancy flat panel tv with vga imputs
> unfortunately, but my Samsung tube can do 720p through it's component
> connector. I've seen a number of converters anywhere from $150-$300
> that will take a vga signal and output component...my questions are:
> Are they any good? Are there any issues with X (Xorg supports them?
> Any issues with modelines, clocks?). Are they all pretty much the
> same? Although I'm planning to set this up with 720p, I want it to
> support 1080i for future sets. Any input would be greatly apprectiated!
I've heard only good things about the Audio Authority A960. I bought one
for a different reason, but it doesn't work in my setup (standard TV
only). I'd be willing to sell if it you decide you want one. I think I
paid $100US for it. Do some more research, and let me know if you want mine.
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