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Old 04-09-07, 03:52 PM   #6
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Default Re: Resolution with S-Video

Originally Posted by rerushg
My card, 7900GS (EVGA), came with an S-video/component splitter
Even though your component cable connects to the same connector as the S-video cable, the component signal is not split from the S-video signal.
The connector on the card contains both S-video and component outputs, that are partly independent.

Still, this splitter uses the output of the tvout encoder. Best quality can always be obtained directly from the videocard (DVI/VGA output) instead of via the tvout encoder.
Of course you need a display with DVI/VGA input for this. Some TV sets do have such an input.
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