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Will using a KVM switch degrade my VGA picture?

mickrick

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I have my Sammy 40" ordered and I will be hooking my Xbox (not 360) up to it using an X2VGA (no official hidef pack here yet - I'll be looking one on these forums before long though :) ). I will also be hooking my Toshiba Satellite Pro M30 laptop up by VGA for 1080i stuff. I have a Belkin 4-port KVM switch and was wondering if I could use this for both devices, saving me having to bugger around with cables all the time.

I've no doubt the signal will pass through ok, but I'm concerned it could be degraded due to the switching stage of the KVM. The switch, incidentally, can be either powered or passive.
 

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