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Old 11-04-02, 10:57 PM
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Whats the best RCA to VGA adapter?

Just like the title says Whats the best RCA to VGA adapter? I need one to connect my dvd to my monitor. thanks
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Old 11-05-02, 03:33 AM
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I'm guessing you mean YPbPr component to VGA transcoder. If so, the key digital is the best, followed by the audio authority model.
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Old 11-05-02, 08:50 AM
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Huh? Can you restate that in English.
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Old 11-05-02, 09:25 AM
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Your DVD player should have three different video outputs. Composite (RCA) is the worst quality, so using it for your monitor is a bad idea.

S-Video is better. Component (YPbPr) is the best quality, so you should get a Component->VGA converter.

gotapex recommends converters from Key Digital and Audio Authority.
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Old 11-05-02, 12:35 PM
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I don't think that's what he's looking for. I'll bet it's a composite to VGA.

RyoHazuki7, do you only have one video connector coming from your player? And then you want to plug it into a computer monitor?

Do you have any other types of output from your player? Composite isn't very good.

If you only have composite, maybe a video cheesebox will do this. I'll have to look it up. You would probably be better off with a video capture board though.
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I was using my xbox to watch dvds. I could buy an svideo thing for the xbox but what about the audio?
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Old 11-06-02, 11:13 AM
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Originally posted by RyoHazuki7
I was using my xbox to watch dvds. I could buy an svideo thing for the xbox but what about the audio?
I would purchase the High Definition AV Pack with component outputs. Hook that to a Component->VGA converter. The HD AV pack comes with an optical digital audio output.

What kind of inputs does your receiver have?
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I wasnt using a reciever. The thing I used to use had a headphone jack on it.
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That's 4 down, 6 to go.

Your turn, Miss Francis.
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