THESE Plugs Are Really Cool

30 apr. 2021
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  • More anthony please

    Cody RzepkaCody RzepkaUur geleden
  • Feel like SDI or Triax should be on this list somewhere... Or maybe those funky DMS-59 connections they used on old dell desktop gpus

    SanztrackSanztrackUur geleden
  • Wait you guys don't have scart what

    Scutoid StudiosScutoid Studios5 uur geleden
  • My vote goes out to DB-23 :)

    Remon PelRemon Pel10 uur geleden
  • Ah, "obscure" _laughs in Matrox breakout connector_ If you want TRULY obscure, come take a look at our storage rooms full of broadcast gear (some still in active duty) and some of the wildest microsoldered D-types you've ever seen :D

    Christopher WoodsChristopher Woods12 uur geleden
  • The SCART did actually pretty widely standarize in Europe, but it was known by another name, in Spain at least: Euroconector. So much so, that if you ask the average user what a SCART is, you probably won't get an answer.

    Zazu RadiantZazu Radiant13 uur geleden
  • SCART was the single worst thing the French came up with

    canonip3000canonip300016 uur geleden
  • Where's S-Video?

    Mo Jo's Bizzare AdventuresMo Jo's Bizzare Adventures16 uur geleden
  • Throughout all the video I thought he's going to pull out some coolest plug, from his left hand. I thought he was hiding the best for last.

    mohammed waseemmohammed waseem18 uur geleden
  • 13W3 was used on Sun SPARCstations and NeXT machines.

    Charles HowarthCharles Howarth19 uur geleden
  • I use 13w3 with my Sun Sparcstation 20. It's got dual 85MHz(!!) processors and kicks ass.

    Steve DonkersSteve Donkers22 uur geleden
  • It's funny how everyone at my place just called scart "euro"

    backmasking klocucha12backmasking klocucha1223 uur geleden
  • Love those printer connectors! Free di/o for projects on older mobos.

    Chris LaneChris LaneDag geleden
  • parallel cables.... loolllololo

    jjolmyunjjolmyunDag geleden
  • how could you forget about dvi and dvi-d

    It’s_Robbie TimeIt’s_Robbie TimeDag geleden
  • How is it possible that DVI is not mentioned as a video plug that is still currently used?

    Sean RiveraSean RiveraDag geleden
  • I finally threw out my box of SCART cables and adapters a few weeks ago

    KuleRucketKuleRucketDag geleden
  • I had NO IDEA that ethernet cable could handle video and audio! that's wild!

    GutsRageGutsRageDag geleden
  • I remember SCART needing some elbow grease to get this bad boy plug in.

    Dark GTDark GTDag geleden
  • I always hated SCART...great from a technical POV, but they were bulky and annoying to fit in confined spaces behind equipment.

    Chris CrowtherChris CrowtherDag geleden
  • i would watch / listen Anthony talk about literally anything.. idk what it is with him, but i love the guy!

    Attila KosAttila KosDag geleden
  • God the CRT clunk at 2:35 takes me back!

    TizzyDTizzyDDag geleden
  • I never realised SCART wasn't used outside of Europe.

    Dan PhillipsDan PhillipsDag geleden
  • S-Video, Composite

    michael woodmichael woodDag geleden
  • My 8 bit Nintendo graphic looked so much better with Scart then basic thing thing that came in the box.

    c5onc5onDag geleden
  • Watching this on a 2003 VGA HP Pavillion monitor, 4:3, 1280x1024, VGA thicc bezels and radiating heat because of the significant power draw. This thing used to be the shizz back in the day. Still looks better than cheap modern monitors IMO.

    Chris de WolfChris de WolfDag geleden
  • Thanks Anthony, very cool.

    Cryptid Dating SimCryptid Dating SimDag geleden
  • I think everything should be replaced with USB, including HDMI and network. Superspeed USB is more than enough to transmit 4k60fps video and that's with a very naive approach (basically transfer raw, uncompressed RGB frames), with compression you could probably fit it into USB3 connection.

    Jagielski GamingJagielski GamingDag geleden
  • We use HDBaseT at work all the time. I really wish it was more affordable, because it would be so useful in so many situations. Even just in your home AV setup, it could take the place of so much complicated cabling AND you can run it through a switch and route it wherever you want!

    Jamator tJamator tDag geleden
  • Dvi and s-video are the only two i'm aware of the were not named

    icyphilippeicyphilippeDag geleden
  • is RS-232 the same as SCART?

    Marcus IrelandMarcus Ireland2 dagen geleden
  • I have a whole box of SCART cables and adapters. Gimme your address (and the shipping expenses) and it's yours.. :)

    EliFanEliFan2 dagen geleden
  • As a french i never heard the term scart before Only peritel

    AnthonyAnthony2 dagen geleden
  • Im still using VGA in my monitor

    Krystian WojtasKrystian Wojtas2 dagen geleden
  • I love how youtube notifies me 6 days later after the vid was posted

    dolita windodolita windo2 dagen geleden
  • “THICC”

    ODNUODNU2 dagen geleden
  • scsi cables

    MikeazyMikeazy2 dagen geleden
  • We used SCART last chrismas to play a DVD on some old dvd player :D Unsurprisingly, the picture wasn't that good ^^ That said: my ~5isch old smart TV still has a SCART connector :-o edit: And regarding obscure ones... Mini DVI Not sure why Apple had to use that crap on their macs in 2008 or so

    Noch_ein_KamelNoch_ein_Kamel2 dagen geleden
    • Anthony the reason why I watch Linus videos

      dolita windodolita windo2 dagen geleden
  • Lol i have so many scart cables, somebody wants to buy some :)

    RomanRoman2 dagen geleden
  • I see Anthony, I click. Never had those RCA things, always used SCART here in Europe for TV stuff. But I still do have some VGA and DVI setups running. You didn't mention the plug the Amigas had though. 3:59: Yeah, Centronics! But TBH, I don't miss those.

    Rainbow DashRainbow Dash2 dagen geleden
  • With the advent of streaming, it's cheaper overall just to use wifi to stream directly to the tv you're watching. The video preloads into RAM, so there's no lost quality over wiring.

    Midnight MechanicMidnight Mechanic2 dagen geleden
  • Honestly I don't exactly know what it is about Anthony, but I would listen to that lad read a phone book. Maybe its just how knowledgeable he has proven himself over and over. He always has something amazing to add to the conversation

    Robert DillaneRobert Dillane2 dagen geleden
  • i wish he talked about the DVI, DVI -, DVI +

    CalebCaleb2 dagen geleden
  • 1:00 ''It allowed bidirectional communication'. And one day you hooked up two VCRs to copy a tape and spent some time trying to find out why it is not working. It worked only one way, because you grabbed a cheap undirectional cable.

    Chem Busta RhymesChem Busta Rhymes2 dagen geleden
  • if you had a ps1 you know Scart or even like vhs I believe

    Sgt.ShadowsongSgt.Shadowsong2 dagen geleden
  • You forgot BNC connector cables from NEC Multisync

    vmoutsopvmoutsop2 dagen geleden
  • Anthony in the thumbnail = instant like.

    Daniel AndradeDaniel Andrade2 dagen geleden
  • I associated the 13W3 connectors with Sun gear (and another variant with 4 coax connectors for monochrome). DVI was a sort of predecessor to HDMI, with a chunkier connector (in a few variants, for digital, analog, and combined: the digital variant is the same signalling as HDMI). There was also a welter of other weird ones, like the DE-9 monochrome that PCs used, or the DIN-13 monochrome used by Atari. Commodore had a nonstandard size 23-pin D-sub style connector as well.

    John RehwinkelJohn Rehwinkel2 dagen geleden
  • BNC

    Sebastian SmithSebastian Smith2 dagen geleden
  • SCART? In Poland that thing in most cases is/was called eurozłącze (translated roughly to Euroconnector)

    XeitXeit2 dagen geleden
  • Somebody in a cheesy hacking scene: "CTRL-Alt_Delete..." *mashes keys* "Matrix Code..." *mashes keys* "13W3 cables...IM IN!"

    KuGinhKuGinh2 dagen geleden
  • What about sdi and svideo

    Joshua KilmerJoshua Kilmer2 dagen geleden
  • Anthony the reason why I watch Linus videos

    Gerald FountaineGerald Fountaine2 dagen geleden
  • Scart was horrible

    pklongutoobepklongutoobe2 dagen geleden
  • I see Anthony I click

    Will FabricantWill Fabricant2 dagen geleden
  • Ah SCART! In my home nearly every electronic used scart plugs.

    gioyu comigioyu comi2 dagen geleden
  • You missed MDA/CGA/EGA, which all used a DE-9 connector,

    HudsonGTVHudsonGTV2 dagen geleden
    • So glad you called it correctly DE-9 instead of DB-9.

      Remon PelRemon Pel10 uur geleden
  • 13w3 is more of a monitor protocol used on workstations than one specific to macs.

    HudsonGTVHudsonGTV2 dagen geleden
  • Anyone have memories of scart just being a pain in the butt? I swear they were always extremely awkward to plug in (like usb but 100 times worse) and the angle on the cables always went the wrong way causing an extreme bend. Plus the cables were always very short.

    rastas _rastas _3 dagen geleden
    • What about DVI

      gioyu comigioyu comi2 dagen geleden
  • SCART isn't strange for Europeans at all haha

    JeeBeeMJeeBeeM3 dagen geleden
  • They are not plugs... They are leads or cables.

    David ManderDavid Mander3 dagen geleden
  • i remeber growing up with scart it would allways come lose on one side and the picture would go funny lol

    Infamous potatoInfamous potato3 dagen geleden
    • @Un Named Channel huh

      Infamous potatoInfamous potatoDag geleden
    • Did it ever do stand up comedy ?

      Un Named ChannelUn Named ChannelDag geleden
  • How about the M1 cables used for the old projectors?

    10wuebc10wuebc3 dagen geleden
  • Me, a french person who grew up with péritel: yeah that's just a basic TV connector. Wait am I _that_ old?

    lairlair2lairlair23 dagen geleden
  • Is that an old Hauppage WinTV card? I've got one I use for VHS archiving using an old IBM Netfinity 5600 and the original Win2k software. You should check out Commodore Video as it's one of the earliest implementations of S-Video.

    Commodore1702Commodore17023 dagen geleden
  • I'm still using SCART

    Viorel Nicolae StrimtureanViorel Nicolae Strimturean3 dagen geleden
  • t h i c c

    OddyOddy3 dagen geleden
  • Where are my DVID bros at

    mksmks3 dagen geleden
  • 1394 lol

    Jamie JukesJamie Jukes3 dagen geleden
  • Yeah for me Andrew is not for Tech (I am sorry)

    PalestinoPalestino3 dagen geleden
    • I am referring the voice

      PalestinoPalestino3 dagen geleden
  • both of my monitor only use vga connectors, now i know that vga can cause boot problems

    Litron6Litron63 dagen geleden
  • PS/2 connectors rule!

    Marcel89Marcel893 dagen geleden
  • While it was a (somewhat) common computer interface (especially on Apple devices), it is less widely known that Firewire / i.Link / IEEE-1394 was used for transporting compressed SD and HD video signals between video devices. This is how I was able to record and play back ISDB-T and ISDB-S programs on D-VHS deck and RCA Scenium HDD deck from/to my (JDM) Sony TV circa 2005-2010. In the U.S., some cable boxes supported Firewire for a period of time if I remember correctly. DV camcorders also supported the interface.

    Jason FloodJason Flood3 dagen geleden
  • What about DVI

    Entertainment To GoEntertainment To Go3 dagen geleden
  • Anthony, can you do a video about Lord GabeN.

    Dari DownDari Down3 dagen geleden
  • DVI

    loutripeloutripe3 dagen geleden
  • Anthony! Love these

    doire aintudoire aintu3 dagen geleden
  • Working AV i love my DVI. Just for the screw on connection making it bomb proof if equipment has to be moved during production. That DP is locking is its only grace, but i can not get over how many times there is a problem with hand shakes getting missed. But our newer mixer all come with DP for bigger resolution. Nice informative video!

    TheerolisTheerolis3 dagen geleden
  • As an audio engineer, don't even get me started on audio connections.. I feel ashamed when I have to solder two male ends together because I need it NOW and can't wait for another adapter to be delivered.

    TomosTomos3 dagen geleden
    • More about HD Base T ... I want for a long time to move my pc away in some closet or garage ( like the Linus did with thunderbolt ) but i have to do grater distance... Tnx :D

      doire aintudoire aintu3 dagen geleden
  • What is in his pocket! Am I the only one that is concerned that his hand has hidden the whole time?

    D BD B3 dagen geleden
  • I am fond of both displayport and DVI. I also like firewire, although it has fallen out of fashion.

    John George Bauer-BuisJohn George Bauer-Buis3 dagen geleden
  • DMS-59 - why does everybody forget that this exists?! It was so freaking sweet when it came out.

    Knyte TechKnyte Tech4 dagen geleden
  • Coolto know something like these

    kirby march barcenakirby march barcena4 dagen geleden
  • I'm in the UK, everything had this

    Retro PlusRetro Plus4 dagen geleden
  • Missed connectors? The DVI! The best cable for monitor usage for 1080p and lower down than HDMI ever will be. Dual link allows you more bandwidth than the ever classic and very standard HDMI 1.4 standard gives you, so if you had spent your DP ports, having a spare DVI-D would do better than a HDMI in a computer situation anyway... And they never fall out on their own either with the screwed connections.

    CMDR SweeperCMDR Sweeper4 dagen geleden
  • First lan experience I had was on 2 pcs connected with LPT cable

    Bananaman XBananaman X4 dagen geleden
  • I love how youtube notifies me 6 days later after the vid was posted

    BreadBread4 dagen geleden
  • Laplink cables were the shiz back in my day. so handy

    RobertRobert4 dagen geleden
  • bro, lose weight.

    dedsertdedsert4 dagen geleden
  • Reminded me Techmoan video

    Daniil KharkovDaniil Kharkov4 dagen geleden
  • Man I have a centronix cable right here. It came from my parents' old HP printer. Which still works btw. I found a centronix to USB adapter and windows 10 just recognizes that 20 year old printer. There are still ink cartridges being sold too.

    Redmar KerkhofRedmar Kerkhof4 dagen geleden
  • That RCA cable is for a Wii :) You aint gettin that past me lol

    BadWallabyBadWallaby4 dagen geleden
  • Tipe c

    ישראל פתחובישראל פתחוב4 dagen geleden
  • More about HD Base T ... I want for a long time to move my pc away in some closet or garage ( like the Linus did with thunderbolt ) but i have to do grater distance... Tnx :D

    Da VuckoDa Vucko4 dagen geleden
  • DVI is also a fancy VGA connector in essence.

    JohnnyVVlogJohnnyVVlog4 dagen geleden
  • SDi, BNC, HDi, serial 9 and 25 pin...most still in use today

    Richard GarlandRichard Garland4 dagen geleden
  • RF master race

    VampirerockstarVampirerockstar4 dagen geleden
  • I feel like VGA cables were under utilised. Why weren't they used instead of component, composite, SCART, etc for analogue AV equipment in the 90s. The amount of fiddling about and investing in quality cables to deal with analogue signals we had to do back then. But there was this VGA cable that didn't have to be expensive that did an amazing job. Even now it's capable of 1080p 60Hz. It would have been perfect for pre HDMI DVD players way back. I only realised how good they were when I recently started using an old VGA lcd screen I had knocking about.

    HScarletHScarlet4 dagen geleden
  • SCART was great. Advanced VCRs even had multiple SCART sockets so you could daisy-chain devices (e.g. consoles, or even DVD players) as earlier TVs usually only had one SCART. That also let you rip DVDs to VHS, or copy VHS tapes between two VCRs, etc. The downside of SCART was that the pins were wobbly and flexible. The amount of SCART cables I've had with pins that fell out or bent because they wobbled out of position while trying to insert it... In the UK, both of my Samsung smart TVs still support SCART input.

    MikeMike4 dagen geleden
  • SCART FTW!

    Linux BoiLinux Boi4 dagen geleden
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