[mythtv-users] MythTV and 3D ?

Andy Burns mythtv.lists at burns.me.uk
Sun Oct 16 21:06:28 UTC 2011

On 16 October 2011 21:54, Simon Jones <sijones2010 at gmail.com> wrote:

> 3D wasn't included in the 1.3 spec, it's a hardware spec for the HDMI
> port, has nothing to do with Myth.
> You will need a graphics card that supports the 1.4 spec, so a newish
> Nvidia card, and then the tv to support it, I believe the 2 picture
> are fed side by side and then you tell the tv it's 3D.
> I think it's the refresh that is higher for 3D and that's why it
> changed from 1.3

The newer HDMI would be needed for full frame 3D, but in the UK I
think 3D is transmitted as side-by-side (i.e. reduced horizontal
resolution) but at the same refresh rate, so nothing special would be
required ither than a 3D TV, I don't know where the O/P is located
though ...

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