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video card advice plz

Discussion in 'Plasma TVs Forum' started by bluevortex, Feb 9, 2005.

  1. bluevortex

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    I am about to take delivery of a Panasonic PW6 with a Composite/S-Video/Component video board. Is there any additional card etc i should be looking to purchase, or is this the best you can have/ all you need?
     
  2. Mep

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    it totally depends on what you will be connecting to it
     
  3. bluevortex

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    sky, dvd and possibly xbox.
    what are my options on these
     
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    if its dvd recorder you can probably run sky via dvd to screen but JS converter is apparently best result (have ordered mine!)
     
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    Totally agree, the Scart board, for me, gave a poor picture for Sky+, switched over to the JS RGB-VGA box and it was a magnificant improvement.

    The XBOX looped through the SKY box to VGA gives a very good picture but if you have a modded one, switch it to NTSC and turn on the HD resolutions in the MS Dashboard and plug a Microsoft HD component cable into your screen and you will be amazed.

    An alternative to a component switching box is using your amp if you have one and its got the relevent inputs.
     
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    Is there some sort of dual VGA switch box? I have a scart board for Sky+ and would like to upgrade to a JS Box, but I use the VGA port for my computer.
     

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