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    RGB Cable FAQ by DSolomon

    Updated: 09/07/97 | Search Guide | Bookmark Guide

    Date: Sun, 7 Sep 1997 19:29:05 -0400
    From: THE AXLEDENTAL DJ <darrens@erols.com>
    Subject: PSX RGB FAQ!
    8.07.97 RGB FOR SONY PLAYSTATION SCPH-5501 only! 
    Note: Older models or newer models are not tested and if connected to RGB sync 
    to Chip Pin 10 the picture may fade to black. If this happens connect RGB Sync 
    after the 22k resistor spot on IC Video Chip Pin 10.
    Before you solder, turn off the PS!
    Open the Playstation and flip main PCB vertically down (so that
    A/V port is facing you and where joyports were, so it is now on the bottom 
          1  2  3  4  5  6       1 = GREEN OUT          7 = RED OUT
    D   o  o  o  o  o  o   D     D=GROUND          8 = BLUE OUT
    D   o  o  o  o  o  o   D     
          7  8           9       
                 [ ------------]
                 [  chip       ]  ----THIS IS THE SONY IC VIDEO CHIP:                                                          
                 [ ------------]     SONY CXA1645M/714E39K
               1234567 10    
    With the A/V port STILL facing you and where joyports were, so it is now on the 
    bottom LEFT). The IC Video chip is on the surface of the PCB above the A/V port 
    pins and on the Top row of the Chip are the pins..3rd one from the Left is Pin 
    10TH PIN IS RGB SYNC!! Solder at the small round test point spot next to PIN 10.
    You can test the RGB Sync before soldering while the system is ON to see if you 
    got it right. Even without the CD drive installed.
    Becarefull.. Power is on.. you could get a nice shock from the power supply 
    area! I know I did..Now watch and be amazed on how RGB is in Sync and 
    Credits goto:
    Location of the Sony IC Video Chip Pin 10 info and tips Supplied by Steven 
    Tested by Darren S on 8.6.97!

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