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Old 08-14-2012, 10:32 AM   #9 (permalink)
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Default Re: Monitors

Originally Posted by Mattmatt View Post
if you are using it strictly for gaming. yes it will work. assuming your gaming console has HDMI output.

your laptop have 1 HDMI output
VH242H have 1 HDMI input
gaming console have 1 HDMI output

you will need to manually disconnect and connect either the laptop or the gaming console every time you want to switch. unless you get a HDMI switch.

if you wanted to record your console gaming sessions, make sure you grab the device that will be compatible with the monitor/tv you are getting.
for example, the VH242H will not be compatible with the hauppauge HD PVR. because it utilizes the component cabling instead of HDMI.
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