Does anyone here uses a capture card to play

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Jul 25, 2007
  1. test84
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    if yes, what card do you use/recommend? is it external or internal? is it better to get an external card and pay a little more money?
    do you prefer it over a second hand 14" tv? my monitor is a 17" CRT and i can buy a second hand 14" tv at like 70$ and a capture card around 35~40$, which one is better a option?
    i want it mainly for PS2 and maybe later Wii.
     
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    Well I have a Happauge WinTV blablabla capture card, and I often have to sacrifice quality for speed.

    The best solution for me so far was the GameBridge, its like 11$ at amazon. Not the best quality but the response time is great.
     
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    If you're talking about the delay time, you can get around that by using some different programs other than the one you're provided it with. I use Media Player Classic with my ATI Theater 650 and get zero delay. The picture quality is another matter though.
     
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    its too much expensive.
    does anyone knows MSI tv anywhere 8606 ?
     
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    anyone?

    so what do u think is best for me and for future PS3/Wii ?

    1- getting a cheap capture card like the msi
    2- x2vga
    3- gamebridge

    ?

    one other thing is, if i get a usb capture card, is it possible to play Ps2 on my laptop? via usb?
     
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    Yes, it is possible on the laptop(with a gamebridge anyway)
     

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