Thoughts on the impending launch of the Matrox Marvel G450eTV : LUSENET : Video CD : One Thread

Do the Guru's on this list feel the Matrox Marvel G450eTV may be a valid contender for svcd's / vcd's? It is scheduled for release this quarter. Review specs at


-- Franklin Phillip York (, March 18, 2001


At this point in time anything with analogue capture only like this Marvel is destined for rapid obsolesence. You will soon want FireWire and so it's better to get something that offers both FireWire and analogue capture now. Matrox themselves have the excellent RT2000, which may be expensive at $999 but if you're really serious about S/VCDs and want to be cutting edge for quite some time it's the way to go.

-- Mehmet Tekdemir (, March 21, 2001.

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