video capture on my MPB?

optimus prime

macrumors regular
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Jul 9, 2007
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i want to capture video such as tv shows and playing video games on my mbp. what will i need? what card/interface will i need? any help?
 

optimus prime

macrumors regular
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Jul 9, 2007
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im not really looking to captuer just tv. i dont want a dvr type thing. i'm looking just to capture the actual output of something. lets say i want to captuer my xbox 360, how can i hook that up to my computer? what kind of converter will i need?
 

kolax

macrumors G3
Mar 20, 2007
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im not really looking to captuer just tv. i dont want a dvr type thing. i'm looking just to capture the actual output of something. lets say i want to captuer my xbox 360, how can i hook that up to my computer? what kind of converter will i need?
Again something like what Habakuk said will do the job. Quality varies hugely though when using the MBP as a monitor for something like the XBox.