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sapphire radeon 9200 tv out - flickering, please help

Discussion in 'ATI' started by g, Aug 7, 2003.

  1. g

    g Guest

    I'm running s-video to a sony wega and find the picture has a constant
    slow-motion kind of flicker. Actually "flicker" isn't right, I don't
    know how to describe it... I guess it's more like a pulse with weird
    colour ghosts around the images. Anyway, I've played with the TV out
    settings and resolution and nothing seems to work. Kind of
    disappointing 'cause I went with a shitbox tv for a long time and
    finally saved for a good one. Sure would be nice to play Wolfenstein
    or watch an avi movie without this problem. Any suggestions? Should I
    try a different video card? I was using a trusty old Matrox G400 dual
    head with great results but it died.

    Any suggestions would really be appreciated.

    g, Aug 7, 2003
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  2. I have to the same thing, only my g400 is still alive, the refreshrate is to
    low at 60hz and i cant change it whatever i do.

    Btw what do you think of the imagequality in staed of the matrox g400? I
    must say the colors of the matrox are still unbeatable.
    Dick van Drie, Aug 8, 2003
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  3. g

    g Guest

    Yeah, the g400 did pretty well before it quit on me... it would run
    fine for a short while then lose all color and run in black and white.
    Maybe I should have purchased another one instead of the radeon.

    g, Aug 9, 2003
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