[Coco] Has anybody connected
johnguin at hotmail.com
Sat Nov 17 23:13:30 EST 2007
Question for Bruce on this (and yes, this is sort of nitpicky): When you
mention the 1/2 second delay, do you mean a "true" 500 ms, or are you giving
a ballpark figure to describe the latency?
The reason I am asking is that I am considering this method of hooking my
Coco to a PC. I could live with a small latency like 50 ms, but 500ms would
quickly drive me up a wall when typing.
Thanks for any clarification.
And has anyone tried a cheaper card?
From: coco-bounces at maltedmedia.com [mailto:coco-bounces at maltedmedia.com] On
Behalf Of Benoit Bleau
Sent: Friday, November 09, 2007 5:00 PM
To: CoCoList for Color Computer Enthusiasts
Subject: Re: [Coco] Has anybody connected
tim lindner wrote:
> Bruce W. Calkins <brucewcalkins at charter.net> wrote:
>> A CoCo to a PC using a TV tuner card?
>> And how well did it work?
> The picture was nice. But there was a 1/2 second latency in the video.
> It made playing games almost impossible.
That is also my problem. I have a hauppauge Wintv pvr-250 card with an
integrated mpeg encoder, and the latency
was truly annoying. Maybe you could try one of the cheaper cards that
have no encoders, like the Sabrent TV
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