Member of The RetroGaming Network. Since a VGA monitor is intended for higher resolution than the old consoles, this device actually “scales” the picture – it resizes it, which takes some time just like a scaler does. Become a Redditor and subscribe to one of thousands of communities. CRT Collective on Facebook. I’m tempted to get one just to try it out There is also the Gonbes scaler option, which is what I have, which isn’t fantastic but isn’t terrible.
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I have not tried one of these, so I can’t speak to the cxt of these devices. Old but great CRT monitor… Quoted from:. Not bad for free. Xbox and Dreamcast are great on VGA monitors. VGA monitors can play games from systems that have component video via either a transcoder or a scaler.
My time is fucked cause in real life people need help and teamwork and stuff, but when time is available I like to share. There is also ctd Gonbes scaler option, which is what I have, which isn’t fantastic but isn’t terrible.
Cyx, your comments are always lengthy, well thought out, and helpful. It’s super super cheap, however, it’s really not very good over component, but scaling is your only choice for i content, and it’s OK because it’s low lag relative to other scalers, and does pretty good with old p systems like Genesis. Although the VGA cables for Wii basically contain a transcoder, I personally would advise using a transcoder you can use for any system component in, VGA out. You likely won’t notice the lag, but things like light gun games won’t work.
Do you know where the crackles come from when I turn on the power? In search of scanlines neo-geo. In search of scanlines. If you didn’t have a high refresh rate PC monitor, you do now. You need to be logged in and have a GD rank of 2 or higher to join the discussion. I’m one transcoder away from this setup!
For example, a gamepad may not fit in your hand as comfortably as you would expect or a monitor is not as sharp or maybe a graphics card can play games you didnt think it could Based on scores by our most trusted members. Can I Run It.
CTX VL monitor specifications
Likewise, you can use a cheap VGA scaler to play your older consoles. Vll700 Overall score reflects how great you think this hardware is. Not really relevant to the topic at hand but I felt compelled to mention this.
Like older XRGB models. You should get an Xbox and a VGA cable for it! I can easily convert analogue video with a component to scart or a composite to scart with some converters I have laying around.
I think your hearing the automatic degaussing that happens when a CRT is powered on, v,700 of them have this feature. View all discussions Login to join the discussion!
Scrapping a CRT Monitor – CTX VL700
Try and be conservative with your scoring and that a 10 should mean the hardware is perfect in all regards and everyone should consider buying it. Since a VGA monitor is intended for higher resolution than the old consoles, this device actually “scales” the picture – it resizes it, which takes some time just like a scaler does.
Press return twice to start your list List item the first List item the second List item the third Press return twice to finish your list. Well, at least cx lower resolutions.
Anyway, my ideal solution is to connect both a scaler and a transcoder up, with a Crosspoint switch – I vl7000 play p – i games over the scaler, and anything that has progressive would go cx the transcoder.
Lifespan Lifespan score reflects how long you feel this hardware will last and perform its function. Here’s a review I found https: I’ll try to get model numbers if I can find them.
Or maybe I should just get a scart to VGA converted?