THESE Plugs Are Really Cool

30. 04. 2021
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  • I still have several devices with scart in my house lol

    Alex StoneAlex StonePřed 2 hodinami
  • Any amphanol connector ?

    nitroboy2nitroboy2Před 2 hodinami
  • I like the MOLEX connectors mostly for the name. It's a cool-sounding word that rolls off the tongue nicely.

    Samuel KarlssonSamuel KarlssonPřed 3 hodinami
  • I don't know what material or structure is it that gave SCART connector pins very specific odor. Like do those blades oxidize in specific way or what.

    ImmyImmyPřed 4 hodinami
  • Aaaw... nothing about YPbPr Component Video?

    kdotckdotcPřed 4 hodinami
  • I still use Scart because I only have a CRT TV with a Digitizer.

    PovilazPovilazPřed 4 hodinami
  • I used to make the 25pin to Amphenol (Centronics) printer cables.... Oh the joy!!

    Andy HarrisonAndy HarrisonPřed 4 hodinami
  • Is everything alright, Anthony? Strangely hiding your left hand in the pocket there...

    vbddfy euuytvbddfy euuytPřed 4 hodinami
  • Pls, tell everybody that rj-45, isn't actually a name for ethernet connector

    Валерий КоваленкоВалерий КоваленкоPřed 5 hodinami
  • DMS-59. i hate that piece of crap

    NopebroNopebroPřed 5 hodinami
  • Péritel can handle 1080p.

    YugoYugoPřed 6 hodinami
  • It felt weird when the words " legacy " and "obscure" where used to describe my current setup... Oh god i didn't knew 😳

    RevautRevautPřed 6 hodinami
    • pure garbage, and it needs to go away yesterday.

      vbddfy euuytvbddfy euuytPřed 4 hodinami
  • Only component video cable was better than SCART/PERITEL on a television, but they came in the early 2000s. In the 80s in North America we had shitty RF / Composite cable, and at this time SCART was really advanced. S-Video in the 90s was just barely superior to RCA Composite. SECAM/PAL was also better than NTSC (FPS was better on NTSC but the resolution / colors was far better over the 2 others standards)... We had shitty standards in North America in this era :p.

    Alexandre BouvierAlexandre BouvierPřed 6 hodinami
  • I do miss SDI and RGBHV :D

    Lau JovoLau JovoPřed 6 hodinami
  • BNC is another I still use today. Pretty much locking COAX

    Aaron BrenkusAaron BrenkusPřed 6 hodinami
  • Didn't SCART also enable control features similar to HDMI CEC?

    Micah NightwolfMicah NightwolfPřed 7 hodinami
  • Silicon Graphics. WTF. :) And Apple... HD-45 and ADC.

    Francis SaffellFrancis SaffellPřed 7 hodinami
  • SCART: The only consumer level connector which you 100% need to see the socket with both eyes to have even the remotest of chances of getting the plug in.

    Mr_HatbeardMr_HatbeardPřed 7 hodinami
  • SCART, where you had to remove one of the pins on a lot of devices to stop ghosting

    PseudocodePseudocodePřed 7 hodinami
  • SCART is all fun and game till you have to confect one alone with your welder. Gosh, the worst moment in my AV class.

    0nion0nionPřed 7 hodinami
  • How about Binc connectors

    BluDragon ProjectBluDragon ProjectPřed 7 hodinami
  • take an R out of SCART and you got yourself a good time.

    check out my soundcloudcheck out my soundcloudPřed 8 hodinami
  • I guess SCSI and MIDI connectors were covered earlier? :-)

    Helge MouldingHelge MouldingPřed 8 hodinami
  • No mention of 5xBNC for separate red, green, blue, vsync and hsync connections? You could actually just swap the R G B pigtails around to swap colors!

    szegaszegaPřed 9 hodinami
  • Was that a Wii RCA Connector?!

    Sean MacMillanSean MacMillanPřed 9 hodinami
  • As long as we can all agree that DisplayPort the THE WORST video connect ever, we can be friends. Don't @ me with its specs. If you use DP with more than one monitor, your computer will constantly forget how many monitors are attached, blank displays out, require power cycles, and cause your OS to frequently select the wrong audio outputs. It's pure garbage, and it needs to go away yesterday.

    bradleypariahbradleypariahPřed 10 hodinami
  • Honestly people getting confused with scart makes me chuckle, I'm pretty sure everyone in England has a old tesco bag full of scart leads in the loft.

    ItIsArisItIsArisPřed 10 hodinami
  • I had this old laptop which had a scuzzy port. Never understood what it was for, or how to get a hold of a connector for it to attach it to something else. I originally mistook it for a printer port but yeah, way bigger than a printer port.

    George MooreGeorge MoorePřed 10 hodinami
  • Anthony is great

    Affra JamAffra JamPřed 11 hodinami
  • There's this one video connector on a projector, somethingM. I had to order a specific adapter to make it work. It LOOKS like a DVI plug, but with much more connections.

    AC3AC3Před 13 hodinami
  • Every time I see the amount of different Connection Cables/types we had for Printers and all kinds of different Peripheral Devices back in the Day (and remember the Difficulties setting them up in Windows...), I'm really happy about the existence of USB once again.

    TheRealCrisisTheRealCrisisPřed 14 hodinami
  • Thumbnail.. title... well I'm out of here..

    Marcel SMarcel SPřed 14 hodinami
  • Hand in pocket the whole video. Unprofessional.

    Craig MarshCraig MarshPřed 15 hodinami
    • Who cares? He got the information at hand to the viewers in a professional manner, you're just cherry picking.

      HexalonHexalonPřed 5 hodinami
  • my gf said plugs would make the nights double the fun. i will buy one but didnt really get what she will do with one of these.

    Furkan ÜnsalFurkan ÜnsalPřed 15 hodinami
  • My TV still uses scart cable for my satellite box

    Re-MecsRe-MecsPřed 16 hodinami
  • Isn't DVI another video plug? I remember using DVI plugs/cables around the same time VGA was popular.

    Some guy who does not get the jokeSome guy who does not get the jokePřed 16 hodinami
    • Yes, DVI is a (D)igital (V)isual (I)nterface. Sort of like a predecessor to HDMI.

      HexalonHexalonPřed 5 hodinami
  • I use CAT5 for my modem to ps4 connection. And a little jealous of all these young kids that will never know the struggle of the dreaded UHF switch/connection.

    MrShuntkingMrShuntkingPřed 16 hodinami
  • You made that genuine interesting. Thanks!

    WinsuckerWinsuckerPřed 17 hodinami
  • Thiccc'😍

    MATHEOO !MATHEOO !Před 17 hodinami
  • HDBaseT is crap in my opinion. It doesnt have a proper error correction and a sharp kink in the cable can already bring you outages... I spend so many hours fixing this stuff at work that i just hate it. So glad that there is AVoverIP standard now, which you can integrate in your existing ethernet network... And has error correction...

    JKJKPřed 17 hodinami
  • Fun fact: while SCART is a French acronym, if you find an old VCR manual and look at the French language instructions it's almost always called a Euroconnecteur instead. Pretty much only English speaking countries call it SCART

    James ScholesJames ScholesPřed 17 hodinami
  • If you have an old Wii, Playstation 2 or original Xbox that you retro game on (either native games or emulators) do youself a favor and invest the $16 in a set of component video cables for your old console. Video quality will be noticably better. You can buy component cables for the Gamecube but they're so rare prices are a joke and for what those cost you'd save money buying a Wii with compoment cables and playing Gamecube games in compatability mode.

    MonsucoMonsucoPřed 17 hodinami
  • I just love DIN plugs. They're even still used today in MIDI.

    seeni gztyseeni gztyPřed 18 hodinami
  • my mom said youre fat

    p_ potatochipsp_ potatochipsPřed 18 hodinami
  • I used scart during my childhood

    LucLucPřed 18 hodinami
  • There are some pretty cool connectors in av. Look up true1 or powercon or NL8’s. There’s also some pretty cool snakes that can send like 100 channels of analog audio that terminates to one connection. Also the connections for motor control are pretty sweet. Not sure what they’re called though

    Joey MorrisonJoey MorrisonPřed 18 hodinami
    • which meant having to dig behind your heavy CRT TV to try and find which SCART had come loose. HDMI WAS A GODSEND.

      seeni gztyseeni gztyPřed 17 hodinami
  • Hey we use HDbaseT at work. all of our screens have an encoder and decoder attached to them. Kind of great if you want to watch something on another rooms screen since the encoders just blast data across our network 24/7

    CrusadeCrusadePřed 18 hodinami
  • 1:47 No thanks, I'm going to call you Bizzaro-DVI!

    RagnarokRagnarokPřed 19 hodinami
  • scart sounds so neat! but it also sounds like a really nasty word. Like some accident that happened in the bathroom. "Oh boy, dont go in there, someone scarted all over"

    Lan SterLan SterPřed 20 hodinami
  • tell us why there is only one centronics connector on your favorite cable

    hippynurdhippynurdPřed 20 hodinami
  • Scart also had a signal for automatic (anamorph) analogue widescreen switching.

    telochotelochoPřed 21 hodinou
  • I saw him on Linus Tech tips Sick

    ItsadrianyayItsadrianyayPřed 22 hodinami
  • The 13 w3 connector I've seen personally on corporate and private jets for the monitors I remove interior so I've seen these before

    philly Failphilly FailPřed 22 hodinami
  • The only hdbaseT I've ever seen in the wild is Extron XTP DTP 24, worked great though

    WickedFalsehoodWickedFalsehoodPřed 22 hodinami
  • What about DVI?

    Johan HøckJohan HøckPřed 23 hodinami
  • scart is the official connection of home arcade people

    Brianna CluckBrianna CluckPřed 23 hodinami
  • Fun Fact, one of the most popular 4K DCI Cinema Projectors used two VHDCI cables to connect the media block to the optical assembly. Essentially delivering 4 DVI Signals to make a 4K picture. It was all housed in a secured box, so it was unencrypted video. Could have been based on an NVIDA QuadroPlex VCS - Never really got the change to tear one apart. If you cracked open the video processing section of the Media Block, it would self destruct.

    BRHSpartansBRHSpartansPřed 23 hodinami
  • I think SCSI connectors are pretty cool!

    Anwar SaleebyAnwar SaleebyPřed 23 hodinami
  • more video like this

    Yugan shankarYugan shankarPřed dnem
  • I love dsub but my tv and laptop have hdmi but no hdmi cable

    Dodot SubiyantoroDodot SubiyantoroPřed dnem
  • SCART WAS HORRIBLE. If they had locking latches it would have been okay but the fat cable caused the damned plug to pop out in the middle of a tv show that was nearly over... which meant having to dig behind your heavy CRT TV to try and find which SCART had come loose. HDMI WAS A GODSEND.

    NeoMorph WTHNeoMorph WTHPřed dnem
  • You forgot the D-Terminal or D-tanshi cable connections, I had one for ps3 and xbox 360.

    Alice MyaAlice MyaPřed dnem
  • Also : Atari joystick connectors (which was a standard for YEARS), PCB border connectors (currently not used anymore but for expansion cards like PCIe / PCI, but were used as expansion slots directly on motherboards for old 8 bits computers like the Amstrad CPC), plain old BNC connectors when they was the rule for networks, and my preferred (while not AT ALL for public): "MIL-DTL-38999 connectors" and "ARINC 600 connectors" (for avionics, search what is between quotes on the net to see what they are).

    Mac LAKMac LAKPřed dnem
  • Came across a digital audio port recently that uses a standard HDMI cable to save cost. It’s called I²S, pronounced eye-squared-ess.

    Brian SuBrian SuPřed dnem
  • As a French, SCART is so common here for so many years that even on my brand new LED TV, there is still one present... Near ALL video devices were using it: VCR, DVD players, cameras, all 8/16 bits consoles, and even some 32 bits consoles too. It was common to see a console shipped with a cable equipped with a little box in the middle to output native SCART signal - which was a packaged RCA->SCART convertor, in fact, but "hidden" - when the console wasn't directly built with a native SCART-compatible output (European versions of these consoles, not surprisingly). My Sega Genesis (Megadrive here) have an adapter on its output cable, while my Nintendo SNES (Super Nintendo here) have a native SCART cable. My TurboGrafx, Japan import, have RCA connections. It's even funny to see that our TV were often lacking RCA or SVHS inputs, but a SCART was a normal, expected thing - my last cathodic TV even had THREE scart inputs! We were often very upset when a device (an import console, for example) had only RCA connectors... So I still have a SCART plug with 3 RCA female connectors to adapt them - still plugged to my TurboGrafx, in fact. Since HDMI is a common thing, we rely mostly on little conversion boxes to handle all these "old" connections... I have one, which can take VGA, RCA, SVHS, SCART, antenna and convert them to HDMI, so pluging an old device is extremely easy even on an extremely modern TV. Without any surprise, it don't make picture better (antenna signal is still a mess, while VGA or consoles SCART output is very clear), but it handles resolution and aspect ratio automatically.

    Mac LAKMac LAKPřed dnem
  • 40 pin scsi. Mmmmmm

    Ecospider5Ecospider5Před dnem
  • i have always wanted 3dfx widlcat .. once it was already in finland but ° ¢ ^ ° $ °: for customs .. sometimes ago, my friend .. sometimes .. I would have a relatively perky lineup for it. Only Wildcat if somewhere: /

    Janne JohanssonJanne JohanssonPřed dnem
  • Speaking of dip-switches, I LOVED the snes controller with dip-switches.

    TokilaTokilaPřed dnem
  • .How about SCSI - Small Computer Systems Interface?

    Paul EmmonsPaul EmmonsPřed dnem
  • His voice is the most calming thing about this pandemic lol.

    virtue3virtue3Před dnem
  • I kinda miss the 13-W3s from my days at SGI, where they were used extensively.

    David LindesDavid LindesPřed dnem
  • You asked what you missed? DVI and all its variety between single link, dual link etc. Also the predecessor to vga, the venerable EGA and CGA connectors

    Chuck van der LindenChuck van der LindenPřed dnem
  • Anyone else remember using the SVideo

    Alex TarrAlex TarrPřed dnem
  • DVI connectors would have been a nice insert before VGA! But love this video brings me back to building my early PCs!

    jojohaj1087jojohaj1087Před dnem
  • My old IBM CRT had the sun connector, and my PVM has glorious BNC connectors.

    Lynn TrisinsciusLynn TrisinsciusPřed dnem
  • My mum's TV and DVD player still uses SCART

    F7INF7INPřed dnem
  • SCART was huge in UK and so good with Amigas

    VictoriaWood (as seen on TV)VictoriaWood (as seen on TV)Před dnem
  • I've got lots of graphics cards with 13w3 output from my old Sun workstations. But I only use them headless over network and serial.

    Beardy McBeardfaceBeardy McBeardfacePřed dnem
  • I did the DiCaprio point meme IRL when I saw the HDBaseT. It's like I'm back at the office!

    Jars BudreauxJars BudreauxPřed dnem
  • Talks about Europe, only includes south Europe. :(

    NoksusNoksusPřed dnem
  • Literally used a SCART cable last week, plugging in my old dvd player to watch some boxsets I don't have access to via streaming (and because the dvd player in my TV is ridiculously loud). Image quality was pretty good, considering I'm so used to HD content over the last few years. Excellent cable for its time.

    TriggerHappyTriggerHappyPřed dnem
  • best plugs are Harting han modular

    hausaffehausaffePřed dnem
  • I had a few Cornerstone DualPage 92/20 monochrome monitors that would take Windows 95 up to 1600x1200 on a fixed frequency monitor.

    Paul RouxPaul RouxPřed dnem
  • Super video cable, been using it for years 😁

    tullguttentullguttenPřed dnem
  • IEEE488 is also an obscure connector

    Lukas MaierLukas MaierPřed dnem
  • There Is a some TV with SCART in Europe, like: Sony KDL-32WD755 Sony KDL-32WE615 Hyundai FLP 32T343 Sharp LC-24CHF4012EW Etc..

    mandel99mandel99Před dnem
  • I've used DMS-59 before...

    ctuesday11ctuesday11Před dnem
  • 13W3 was used on Sun, SGI, and IBM workstations through the 90s because at the time it supported higher resolutions and refresh rates

    stereotypicalLamestereotypicalLamePřed dnem
  • I don't know why but i expected DVI to be on here

    Rom 1324Rom 1324Před dnem
  • Today I learned: SCART was apparently not a thing in America. I still use SCART to this day, even my Wii came with an RCA to SCART adaptor.

    The KnaveThe KnavePřed dnem
  • No DVI?

    Alan KingAlan KingPřed dnem
  • there are a few more to add, but one that stands out is SDI / BNC

    Joshua KerekesJoshua KerekesPřed dnem
  • Scart is actually very common even today.

    Abyss StriderAbyss StriderPřed dnem
  • 9 pin joystick port!.........................where is my Amiga 1200 shoutout at Anthony!

    Rob HRob HPřed dnem
  • RIP 3.5mm jack

    AdamBG02AdamBG02Před dnem
  • I known to watch that HDBaseT, when linus and anthony did a review back at 2019 about a weird GPU Called Advoli, forgot which month and the title of that video.

    Jonathan CecilioJonathan CecilioPřed dnem
  • Ah, Scart. The plug was angled, so if the cable points in the wrong direction, the connection would come loose. Or sometimes just because the cable was too heavy. And all this stress would mean that the plug would just fall apart after a while. Good times.

    kuscheckkuscheckPřed dnem
  • what f Linus how did you score a deal with I fix it this is boring linus jays one is MMMMUUUUCCCCHHH MMMMOOOOORRREEE BETTER STILL BORING DUDE

    John-Paul TolczykJohn-Paul TolczykPřed dnem
  • well, we europeans got screwed over bad by poor ports from NTSC to PAL. atleast we got video quality...

    doomsaier1doomsaier1Před dnem
  • we r using this :D

    Samet KozSamet KozPřed dnem