Does RCA video out cause extra heat? Tags: Graphics Cards Heat Video RCA Graphics Last response: October 22, 2009 4:50 PM in Graphics & Displays Share mkenyon2 October 22, 2009 2:05:30 PM I'm using an ASUS Radeon X300SE w/ 128Mb in my HTPC. I'm using the RCA video out on it to connect to my TV. Will this cause excessive strain and/or heat in my system? More about : rca video extra heat skolpo a b U Graphics card October 22, 2009 4:46:20 PM AFIAK, the type of adapter you use, analog or digital, have no direct effect to the production of heat on the card. m 0 l daedalus685 a b U Graphics card October 22, 2009 4:50:19 PM Unless the card has an independant DAC for the composite connection then it wont make any differenc at all. Even with an independant DAC you would need hundreds of dollars of temperature monitoring equipment to tell the difference m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWould this build need cooling? Might over heat & cause them to fry out Forum SolvedDoes my overclocked graphics need a extra heat sink? Forum SolvedDoes simply pulling out the pendrives/ flash drives cause harm to it? Forum Does an air cooler cause other components in the case to heat ? Forum SolvedAfter Market Heat Sink That Does Not Require Taking Mobo out of Chasis? Forum Help with Picking out hardware to play several different video files (4-6) Output needs to be analog rca. Forum SolvedDoes amd processor cause heating problem? In terms of longevity which is better amd a10 or core i5 pls help.... Forum Does overclocking alone cause heat/damage? Forum Does an OCed CPU produce extra heat even when it's idle? Forum S video to rca , does not show colour on tv Forum SolvedI hear usb plug in or out sound all the time with no reason, does somebody what is causing that? Forum SolvedCockroach poop on my graphics card blacked out video - removal caused video to return courrupted. Forum SolvedDoes overvolting causes damage even without heating? Forum Black screen interrupts. Caused by out-dated video card? Forum what causes AMD/ATI video drivers to stop working, and can I uninstall them or does my computer need them to run propley? Forum Does OC cause loss of video signal???? Forum SolvedDoes converting videos causes RAM or graphic card to go faulty? Forum When does video card memory matter? (Help me out deciding) Forum Does onboard video out still use a video card? Forum Why does jumbotron type display look washed out on video? 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 !