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HELP: component cable colours don't match

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by 02abarks, Dec 4, 2010.

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  1. 02abarks

    02abarks Thread Starter

    Sep 16, 2008
    i have a set of male component connectors with audio cables
    and a set of female component connectors with audio cables

    but the colours are different on the male side i have ( red / yellow / blue / green / black ) in that order with no separation for audio cables (cable is HDMI to Component from Hong Kong)

    on the female is the normal R/G/B and the red and white for audio clearly separate from the video cables

    but i don't know which one goes in which

    ps: i would just keep tying them in different orders but i currently dont have a hdmi output to test it on as my ps3 got YLOD yesterday and im waiting for a new one

    + i am now starting to think that maybe the male connectors are RGB + composite + single black audio
    and as this cable is the cause of my confusion here is the description from the website
    HDMI Male to 5 RCA RGB Audio Video AV Cable.
    HDMI to RCA Cable support 480i, 480p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p.
    HDMI to AV Component Cable with high definition video output.
    Golden plated connectors.
    Thick and flexible PVC jacket with color coded connectors for easy connection.
    Color: Black.
    HDMI to RGB Cable Length: 1.5m
    Weight: 143g
    Package content:
    1 x HDMI to 5 RCA Cable
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    Sep 10, 2006
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