View Full Version : HDMI to S-Video?

Sep 26, 2010, 11:34 AM
Hello everyone. I'm new to the whole AppleTV thing but at $99 I am really wanting to give it a shot. I have an older TV that doesn't have an HDMI port but it does have an S-Video port. Is there a somewhat affordable cable out there that I could use? I did a quick forum search and a quick Google search but had no luck. Thanks!

Sep 26, 2010, 11:44 AM
Cable no, convertor box yes, however thay are expensive and most don't support HDCP so are unable to convert protected content. By the time you've found a convertor that works with protected content and given the fact that converting a Hi-Def HDMI signal to a Std-Def S-Video signal will result in a massive loss of quality then it will probably be chaper and easier to buy a new telly with a HDMI connector.