[Wolves] Att: Peter Cannon: Dell S-Video lead for Lug Radio Live

Wayne Morris wayne at machx.co.uk
Thu Jul 20 12:26:08 BST 2006

David Morley wrote:
> Pete I should be able to get the correct lead from Maplins this
> afternoon,  So don't worry right now I will mail you if I can't get
> one.  Adam everything is okay I believe I think it is just the cheap
> lead I bought as it is black and whit on my gp2x aswell which I know
> pumps out colour.
The black and white thing is an 's video' thing.
As I understand it, composite video is just two wires (inner and shield) 
whereas S video is 4 wires, one pair carries picture, the
other carries the colour info.
So if you plug an S video dignal into a composite input you only get 
black and white.

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