Re: That NTSC/PAL 1084 monitor thing...

From: Larry Anderson (
Date: 1998-10-03 09:11:15

Geoff Oltmans wrote:
> I remain one of the folks CONVINCED that 1084s came in either PAL OR
> NTSC and NOT both. Sure, the Amiga has a PAL mode, but it does PAL
> resolutions through the RGB port. The Amiga will also do PAL type
> refresh through the composite video out, but the color encoding is still
> NTSC so that doesn't count. :) I have a feeling that this is what the
> people that claim their 1084's will do both are experiencing here.
> *Geoff!*

If you want a good test, use a Plus/4, I got some programs from a guy in the
UK a while back and most activate the Plus/4's PAL mode which make it truly
unviewable on an american monitor.  I think that may serve as a decent test. 

Larry Anderson - Sysop of Silicon Realms BBS (300-2400bd) (209) 754-1363
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