What is a component video cable?

Answer A component video cable is a video cable that is split into multiple plugs, each of which carries a separate component of the video signal. The most common component video cable splits the signal i... Read More »

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Which is better Monster M1000CV component video cable or Monster THX Ultra 1000 Component Video Cable?

The problem is that Monster refuses to release technical specs on the coax or RCA jacks they use so we cannot really compare how much better or worse each cable is.Monster brags about exotic gasses... Read More »

Which cable delivers a higher quality PICTURE, a component video cable or an s-video cable?

Component is the best choice. Component supports progressive scan and Enhanced Definition (EDTV- 480p) and High Definition (HDTV- 720p, 1080i) S-video will give you a decent picture but it will not... Read More »

What exactly is the difference between using an S-video Cable and the yellow av component cable?

First of all, remember that PS2 doesn't do 1080i or any other flavor of HD - but you'll still get a slick picture on your TV.Color video is made out of red, green, blue, and synchronization signals... Read More »

S-Video or Composite Cable, Component Cable?

To understand this answer you need to know that a video signal is comprised of Luminance (brightness/contrast and sync, abbreviated to Y) and Chrominance (the three colours - Red, Green and Blue, a... Read More »