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Old February 11th, 2002, 04:43 PM   #1
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Analog Input on XL1

Is it possible to input analog video into the XL1? And if so, how?

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Old February 11th, 2002, 04:55 PM   #2
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No analog video input on the XL1. You may be able to input it via firewire if you pass the analog video through a converter sucah as the SOny DA2 or a Dazle Hollywood Bridge.

Believe that the new model XL1s has analog vidoe input capability.
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Old February 11th, 2002, 05:33 PM   #3
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You can indeed use an external firewire converter like the Sony box to input "analog" video into the XL1. That's how I do it. The XL1s does have this ability built in, thankfully.
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Old February 11th, 2002, 05:36 PM   #4
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Does anyone know how much these conversion boxes sell for?

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Old February 12th, 2002, 02:39 AM   #5
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Canopus have one that retails for around $300
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Old February 12th, 2002, 06:08 PM   #6
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They all run in the $250 to $350 range.
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