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Composite vs S-video vs Component

Component CablesI’ve heard that component cables provide higher picture quality than s-video and composite cables but I wanted to find out if this was true and if so, to what extent.  I tried all 3 cable types on a DVD player, Wii, and PS2.  The cables fed into a 32″ LCD HDTV.  I played the same test image on all 3 devices.  I photographed the TV screen with a digital camera on a tripod with a timer so that there would be no shake.  Read on…

Updated: 13 December 2010 (Wii Sports Resort Golf images added)

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