42" LCD TV as a monitor Tags: Tuner Cards LCD Monitors Graphics Last response: September 4, 2009 8:11 PM in Graphics & Displays Share jeriejr September 4, 2009 5:11:59 PM I am going to buy a new computer and was wanting to make my 42" Phillips LCD 1080p HDTV my monitor. Is this possible, and what graphics card would I need? More about : lcd monitor drums101 September 4, 2009 7:50:38 PM Well it really depends on the TV u have.....If your tv has a dvi input on the back any graphics card would work...but if you can only hook it up via s-video u need a card with an s-video out which is most cards now a days anyways daship September 4, 2009 8:09:29 PM My 42" Vizio http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZLQV_OsBX58 Ati 4870 via HDMI, sound and video on same cable. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer FallenSniper September 4, 2009 8:11:28 PM If your TV has an HDMI input that you're not using that's a possibility as well. Are you planning on doing a lot of gaming with this new computer? It makes a huge difference on what card you need. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved42" Hitachi LCD TV as monitor - Resolution question Forum SolvedWould a 40-42 in LCD TV be good for a computer monitor? Forum LG 42LD450 42" LCD TV (as PC monitor) Forum Using 42" LCD TV as Monitor Forum Best 30" to 42" TV/LCD monitor Forum Solvedgaming card for 42 inch lcd tv 1920x1080p? Forum Thin vertical green lines on Philips 42" LCD TV Forum SolvedHD 6950 build for 42' LCD TV, comments and suggestions? Forum I got an American LG LCD tv,42" model Cs560,when connected to an stb locally the video output is black and white,the tv has a Forum SolvedDual Monitor + 42'TV will problem occur when playing on both? Forum Solveddoes a large tv work well as a gaming monitor?(vizio 42in led 240hz)(3d tv) Forum Solved42" TV as monitor, how can I read the screen better? Forum Samsung 42"lcd tv Forum Toshiba 42" LCD TV screen blacks out with HDMI Forum Dell Inspiron 1545 VGA to Dynex 42" LCD TV VGA. Won't Connect! Forum Solved23'' monitor to 42'' TV Forum Best led 42 or lcd tv for pc gaming Forum Connecting a Mac G4 Power Mac to a 42 inch Plasma or LCD HD TV Forum I5 shut down after a while after i connect a 42inch lcd tv to it Forum 22 inch lcd OR 42 inch tv? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !