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I have an xbox set up to my monitor, and audio works through the "line in" on my computer.

I have a friend who wants to use the HD VGA cable, but does not have a computer. He just has a monitor to use for playing. If he were to buy a female RCA to female 3.5, would he be able to plug his headphones in, or is that not possible?
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Yeah it should work.

or he can just plug in speakers instead of headphones.

also, there may be some sound quality lose...I'm not 100% sure.
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It's possible but you'd need a headphone amp to boost the signal. I've done this with my 360 and sennheiser HD555 headphones with a headphone amp built by someone from ebay, like this http://cgi.ebay.ca/Micro-Cmoy-headph...QQcmdZViewItem
It even sounds better than when played though my soundcard's line-in.
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What do yo use to convert the Xbox cables to VGA? I need help finding a way to play Xbox on my monitor.
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What do yo use to convert the Xbox cables to VGA? I need help finding a way to play Xbox on my monitor.
Google "Xbox VGA cable"
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Retrospekt View Post
Google "Xbox VGA cable"
LMAO! Yes! +rep

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