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can i buy a HDTV Tuner on my PC and put teh XBOX 360 so i geT HDTV on my monitor computer monitor cable into it? basically im asking, can i get a HDTV Tuner on my PC and hook up Xbox 360 to it so i can play XBOX 360 on my computer monitor or do i have go go out and buy a HdTv? thanks.
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I think theres some way to just adapt it to your computer so it plays just like a pc game.
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would it be as good as HDTV?
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Probably not but itll play. lol
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i wanna make it as clear as i can get it ( even if i need hdtv)

how can i do that?> will the TV TUNER work?
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Well if you have an LCD monitor capable of HD resolutions then you will get HD quality otherwise you wont get full HD quality.
post #7 of 31
That depends on your monitor. However, I am willing to bet that your LCD monitor will give you an increase in quality over your TV, which I am guessing is a standard CRT design.

Apple sells an adapter to go from DVI to S-video, can't remember if the 360 has S-video out though.


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i wanna make it as clear as i can get it ( even if i need hdtv)

If you want the best quality you can get from your 360, you need a LCD HDTV, somthing at least in the 20" range.
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just go out and buy the microsoft vga cable for the xbox 360. http://froogle.google.com/froogle?q=...Search+Froogle

Then your 360 will plug into your lcd monitor and that will be in hi def.
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just go out and buy the microsoft vga cable for the xbox 360. http://froogle.google.com/froogle?q=...Search+Froogle

Then your 360 will plug into your lcd monitor and that will be in hi def.
thats exactly what i was lookin for thanks man

mY LCD is 17' max res 1280. is that really good for 360?
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Quote:
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thats exactly what i was lookin for thanks man

mY LCD is 17' max res 1280. is that really good for 360?
yes it is.. if you can get 1280x720 that will be the same as 720p and some lcd moniters look better then the hd tvs..
    
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