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Probably a weird question but...anyway to output a GTX 770 to an S-video CRT TV?

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1 year ago#1
The only reason I ask is because I would like to use my PC once and awhile for emulation type stuff and give it that authentic look like classic CRT TV playing (4:3, and that style of pixel density)

Since 770s only have hdmi or DVI, any adapters that can convert that over to S-video? Crazy I know. But i hate how 4:3 content looks on a widescreen display.
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1 year ago#2
I dunno if you're still able to find them this easily, but I had a vga - s-video converter I found at radio shack for 15 bucks.
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1 year ago#3
DVI -> VGA -> S-video
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1 year ago#4
http://www.amazon.com/Keedox%C2%AE-Composite-S-video-Converter-Adapter/dp/B00GGFY6LW/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1397361013&sr=8-1&keywords=hdmi+to+svideo

I guess i would need something like this, whew, kinda pricey though.
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1 year ago#5
Or maybe this, much cheaper.

http://www.amazon.com/Generic-PC-to-TV-Converter/dp/B00351VWKI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1397361149&sr=8-1&keywords=vga+to+svideo+converter
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1 year ago#6
wheepitup posted...
http://www.amazon.com/Keedox%C2%AE-Composite-S-video-Converter-Adapter/dp/B00GGFY6LW/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1397361013&sr=8-1&keywords=hdmi+to+svideo

I guess i would need something like this, whew, kinda pricey though.


Nope

This(http://www.amazon.com/StarTech-DVI-Cable-Adapter-DVIVGAMF/dp/B000067SOH) then this(http://www.amazon.com/S-video-Converter-Adapter-Cable-Laptop/dp/B000P3UB24)

wheepitup posted...
Or maybe this, much cheaper.

http://www.amazon.com/Generic-PC-to-TV-Converter/dp/B00351VWKI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1397361149&sr=8-1&keywords=vga+to+svideo+converter


Yeh, that'll prob work.
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1 year ago#7
ITT: someone who doesn't know how to enable scanlines and other post-processing "retro" effects in his emulators
1 year ago#8
Clouddx posted...
http://www.amazon.com/S-video-Converter-Adapter-Cable-Laptop/dp/B000P3UB24


Oh hmm, i wonder if there's any advantage to it being in a actual box, maybe not. That's a good price though. Just wanna play classic games how they were meant to be played, on an old school CRT, kinda a purist when it comes to that.
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1 year ago#9
Solemnity posted...
ITT: someone who doesn't know how to enable scanlines and other post-processing "retro" effects in his emulators


ITT: Someone who doesn't know that's not the same at all.
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1 year ago#10
wheepitup posted...
Solemnity posted...
ITT: someone who doesn't know how to enable scanlines and other post-processing "retro" effects in his emulators


ITT: Someone who doesn't know that's not the same at all.


Yeah, I concur its nothing similar.

But do you have integrated graphics with VGA? I'd just turn that on and use that. It should work for everything minus Dreamcast and maybe PS2.
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