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Retro Consoles on a Modern TV - AV Cable Options Explained

Posted by Sean Mactaggart on

Over time technology has progressed, every new games console is more powerful, built with better graphics and alongside that, TV's have kept pace moving from analogue signals to almost lossless digital. In over 40 years of games console history starting with the Magnavox Odyssey up to the Nintendo Switch there have been a confusing array of differing video cables and connections. 

Below we'll take a look at the most common cables, explaining the differences and give you a good idea of the best options for hooking up your beloved retro console to your fancy high definition TV.

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Retro is King at MOSI Manchester

Posted by Sean Mactaggart on

The resurgence of retro gaming culture is clear to see but it was never more evident than the recent "Power Up" event at the Museum of Science & Industry (MOSI) in Manchester this August.

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