[mythtv-users] Will this video card work easily for TVOut?

list at onnow.net list at onnow.net
Mon Sep 11 19:49:18 UTC 2006

Nvidia 5200 is a know working one with Svideo out.  I have had very  
good luck with them.


Quoting James Pifer <jep at obrien-pifer.com>:

> Can anyone confirm if this card will work EASILY for TVOut on FC5?
> http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16814130186
> I would like to get a new dedicated machine for this purpose, but it
> probably won't happen (wife will overrule!). So I need to use my backend
> so I can use the PVR350's IR receiver. Problem is it has no PCI Express
> or AGP! PITA! The system has a 1 Ghz Athlon with 768Meg RAM. I use a 250
> and 350 for recordings, so I think it has enough horsepower to act as my
> frontend too.
> I guess my second option would be:
> http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16814140027
> Lots of talk about the 5200 so I assume this one would be easy.(one of
> the reviewers says it runs hot though, little scary).
> Maybe I should go this route anyway, since it also has DVI?.?.?.?
> Any help or suggestions is appreciated.
> James
> _______________________________________________
> mythtv-users mailing list
> mythtv-users at mythtv.org
> http://mythtv.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/mythtv-users

More information about the mythtv-users mailing list