[mythtv] TV-Out on a big screen TV
Wed, 06 Nov 2002 19:11:26 -0500
> TV Out quality sucks. Get a breakout box that converts VGA -> component=20
> video and you will have much better picture.
So, if I'm going to be outputting the signal to an HDTV display, I'll
need a transcoder to convert the signal from VGA to component video for
PC -> video card -> transcoder -> HDTV =3D)
However, some video cards will do the job of getting the signal to the
transcoder better, right? A card with more memory will be capable of
transmitting a signal at a higher resolution to the transcoder.
I'm not sure how the requirements for MythTV translate into recommended
specifications for the various components. Do I need a beefy video
card? Is a GeForce2 MX 400 suitable?
Is anyone else watching MythTV on an HDTV display?
P.S. I think it'd be cool to have a page on mythtv.org devoted to user
setups, so we can show off our MythTV (boxes | boxen).
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