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by liam_abrown
Wed Aug 09, 2017 10:46 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Is this monitor good for retro gaming?
Replies: 4
Views: 102

Re: Is this monitor good for retro gaming?

The PS1 should give you a decent picture with S-video. At least it'll be a whole lot better than you'd get with a composite lead. All else being equal I'd still prefer an RGB SCART over it, but the difference would be very slight. The things you really want RGB for are the computers and consoles wh...
by liam_abrown
Wed Aug 09, 2017 9:42 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Is this monitor good for retro gaming?
Replies: 4
Views: 102

Re: Is this monitor good for retro gaming?

It really depends on what you're intending to plug into it. If they're systems that output in either composite or S-video, it should do the job. However, the lack of any sort of RGB input would make it a firm no for most of the ones I'm interested in. Pretty much a no then as I want the best pictur...
by liam_abrown
Wed Aug 09, 2017 8:25 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Is this monitor good for retro gaming?
Replies: 4
Views: 102

Is this monitor good for retro gaming?

As the subject says. I don't think it will be due to the connections. I need expert opinions!!
by liam_abrown
Tue Aug 08, 2017 4:09 pm
Forum: Article Suggestions & Pitches
Topic: Good TV for PS1?
Replies: 6
Views: 185

Re: Good TV for PS1?

Either of those should be fine. Trinitrons are always highly regarded but B&F is a high end product anyway. You'd really need to get two sets together to compare, but unless you're a complete videophile you probably wouldn't notice the difference. The only thing I'd suggest is sticking with a 4:3 r...
by liam_abrown
Tue Aug 08, 2017 9:13 am
Forum: Article Suggestions & Pitches
Topic: Good TV for PS1?
Replies: 6
Views: 185

Good TV for PS1?

I'm new to the retro scene and after some advice. I have a PS1 ATM and I want a good setup to run it. I have a composite cable so will buy an RGB scart. I need a CRT and have been looking at Sony Trintron or Bang and Olufson, I prefer the later as it's less bulky but, which one would be better? Any ...
by liam_abrown
Tue Aug 08, 2017 8:16 am
Forum: Article Suggestions & Pitches
Topic: RGB cable from eBay?
Replies: 2
Views: 117

RGB cable from eBay?

Would there be much difference between a PS1 RGB scart off eBay and the ones sold on retro gaming cables site which cost 4 times more?