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Hi

Are there any LCD monitors out there that can be used as a TV without using a TV card?
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post #3 of 9
Like regular analog tv? If so, your need a monitor with a built in TV-tuner.

I know the 24" Dell's have component inputs so you could run HDTV from a converter box.

Or if you have a digital cable box, some of them have composite jacks on the back. Find a monitor that allows composite inputs.
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post #5 of 9
Also the viewsonic 27" has a built in tv tuner. Its amazing. I just got it today and it plays games and everything perfectly. Plus, its huge and pretty cheap $715
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post #6 of 9
Mine does that but I never use it, I will get you the model number when I get home but they are about £750
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post #7 of 9
or you can buy a lcd tv that has pc input
i have a 15" widescreen tv that has pc input....i use that as my 2nd monitor
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post #8 of 9
arh mine might be that but tv built in? its got 3xscart, 2xVGA, D-sub, DVI and a bunch of other ports which I dont quite know what they do????
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post #9 of 9
You can buy thingies on ebay for this... composite/svid to VGA converters, for viewing TV on a monitor. Usually with a tuner. They are expensive though.
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