Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: S-Video LCD?

  1. #1
    Unregistered User ODYSSEY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2001
    Location
    Raleigh, NC USA CarPC Ver3: [▓▒▒
    Posts
    1,568

    Post S-Video LCD?

    Are there any LCD that use S-video inputs instead of RCA? To my understanding S-Video is better then RCA inputs. I haven't seen any on ebay. All I can find are RCA input LCDs. Suggestions/Comments

    ODYSSEY
    ODYSSEY

    Quote Originally Posted by Tidder View Post
    Hey, as long as it's not any particular race I'm offending, I can stand to be a pedophile.
    All information expressed in this post is my opinion, and should not be regarded as a statement of fact.
    Digital-Car UK|

    (\__/)
    (='.'=)
    (")_(")

  2. #2
    Newbie
    Join Date
    Apr 2001
    Location
    United Kingdom
    Posts
    12

    Post

    S-video is "better" than a standard composite input. S-video splits the Chromiance and Luminance channels before transmission down the line, where composite (RCA) systems transmit all the data down a single coax.

    Having said this, I haven't seen any out of the box solutions which include an S-video input.

    The best system to drive any LCD is with an LVDS digital drive such as PanelLink but this can work out to be costly.

    The best of the rest is the standard sVGA output with RED GREEN BLUE with either seperate Horizontal and vertical syncs or composite sync on green. but again panels with this kind of A-D decoder card built in are expensive.

    I am personally a beleiver in using what you can lay your hands on easily and an NTSC display will give you the best "bang per Buck"

    Hope this helps

    Twin
    System under development (Just need to fit to car).
    10" DTSN flat screen with Microtouch touch overlay, 233Mhz Pentium MMX on a PICMG single slot proc card, 10 slot passive backplane (3 PCI 7 ISA), Custom Chassis, HARD Mounted HDD 6GB, Rand McNally GPS, SB Live 1024 Sound Card, Custom AC PSU, Jump it 300W Inverter, old ISA RS422/232/485 card, WinME:-(, WinAmp, AutoRoute 2001.

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •