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Topic # 23179 20-Jun-2008 23:33
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Hi
just wanted to ask if anyone has used this cable
http://www.rapalloav.co.nz/products.php?cat=1&sub=31

this is going to my projector via an amp which only takes component, do you think this can achive 720P? my projector is able to handle it.




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  Reply # 139543 21-Jun-2008 10:18
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What video card do you have?







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  Reply # 139558 21-Jun-2008 12:37
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probably look at x264 video accelration capable as suggested to me in this forum.




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  Reply # 139566 21-Jun-2008 13:41
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OK check what comes with the one you are getting. Some come with cables that allow attaching to Component and svideo. They connect via a PS2 type connector to the card. This is a better way to do it then getting a aftermarket cable which may or may not work with your card.










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  Reply # 143311 6-Jul-2008 07:40
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Nety: OK check what comes with the one you are getting. Some come with cables that allow attaching to Component and svideo. They connect via a PS2 type connector to the card. This is a better way to do it then getting a aftermarket cable which may or may not work with your card.





will this give me atleast 720P resolutio if i connect it the way you said./?




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  Reply # 143332 6-Jul-2008 12:14
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I've put 720p Component over a 10m cable from one of those adapters no problem.

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  Reply # 143351 6-Jul-2008 13:38
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It will support 1080p. It will not support HDCP but that is only a problem if you are playing blueray and even then can be overcome.







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  Reply # 143417 6-Jul-2008 18:35
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awesome!. Now for those people who this has worked for, do you guys own a Nvidia Graphic card?. i see netty owens 8500Gt what about exDee?.




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