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Tv-Out via the 3.5mm jack

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1st October 2010, 09:11 PM   |  #1  
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I'm curious about if the option to Tv-Out via the 3.5mm jack will ever come to the HTC Desire and whether this is possible (if audio/visual jack).
I guess then it will need a some kind of port of the Galaxy S ROM.
Although I've also read somewhere the HTC Nexus and HTC Desire are hardware limited, and will not be able to output to Tv, which kinda sucks...
So has anyone heard more about this?

Samsung Galaxy S outputting video via 3.5mm jack:



And please do NOT post comments about how good it is to have a Galaxy S i9000 that can output video to Tv, you're just being a pain in the ass for no good reason.
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no one?
2nd October 2010, 04:07 PM   |  #3  
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It aint possible.. tried with my cable which came with my old nokia.. but no display on the tv.. just sound..

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What the hell? I didn't even know that was possible! I would be greatly interested as well, so I suppose I'll bump this one...
3rd October 2010, 04:09 AM   |  #5  
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No that is not possible because Desire hardware doesn't support it
The Desire's 3.5mm audio jack only have Audio output ,No video output.
to have video output... 3.5mm jack should have extra pins for video..!!!
So this makes it impossible
8th October 2010, 07:01 AM   |  #6  
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May be they might try to make a USB to HDMI cable.. :-p
8th October 2010, 08:13 AM   |  #7  
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could be possible maybe something like this via USB

http://code.google.com/p/androidscreencast/

only 4-5fps though and no sound but maybe with a bit more development it could be something
8th October 2010, 09:20 AM   |  #8  
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Seriously??

The Desire is a PHONE - it's not a media streamer...when will people stop wanting everything from one device???
8th October 2010, 09:45 AM   |  #9  
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Just by one of these instead.

http://www.ebuyer.com/product/175291

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