XBOX 360 and PC monitors

  gabber82 13:09 10 Jan 2008
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i'm considering buying a xbox 360. at present, i don't have enough room for a TV so i was thinking about connecting the xbox to my computer monitor.

i've read that it won't work for all computer monitors, how do i find out if it will work with mine?

i've got a gnr 19" flatscreen that support resolutions up to and including 1280x1024

  Alan-Petrie 18:45 10 Jan 2008

You can buy a cable from game that connects the xbox to a pc monitor if your monitor can manage any of these itl work

640x480
848x480
1024x768
1280x720
1280x768
1280x1024
1360x768

  Gamer555 18:51 10 Jan 2008

Your monitor needs an HDMI socket. Or if its DVI, you need a DVI to HDMI adaptor. I don't think analogue monitors work with the 360.

  Hazman 18:55 10 Jan 2008

im pretty sure a regular monitor will work with your xbox. But instead of cashing out on the official Microsoft VGA cable, i would suggest buying one of these.

click here

With this you can simply plug the male VGA cable from your monitor and it shouold work.

  gabber82 19:07 10 Jan 2008

thanks.

i think i'm sorted.

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