Incoming President Requests DTV Cutover Delay
will7777r at earthlink.net
Thu Jan 22 15:31:33 CST 2009
Some questions -
On Jan 10, 2009, at 1:00 AM, Alex Fraser wrote:
> ...I had to look up the HDMA connectors and was pleased to see that
> they are DVI compatible and converters are available for computer
> monitors. The catch is that the monitors must have speakers and
> circuitry so you can hear the sound. Has any one made a break out
> box and device to pull off the digital audio and pump it through a
> decoding device? Will it go into a digital input on a computer
> sound card? ...
When you mention units which "are DVI compatible and converters are
available for computer monitors" are these the digital TV converters?
-the ones where the govt rebate card works? All I've found locally
have coax outputs plus a RCA jack with (presumably) analog TV video.
Also, there are a number of TV receiver/decoder units which plug into
a USB 2.0 port, but they are pricy (and the rebate is not applicable).
My interest is not only in saving a relatively recent analog TV, but
also being able to project it with a (non HD) projector which accepts
DVI inputs. Even when I purchase a new digital TV, these applications
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