[vcf-midatlantic] ZX81/TS1000 with a modern TV

Bill Degnan billdegnan at gmail.com
Mon May 23 23:58:56 UTC 2022

THe Sinclair is much simpler/more primitive.

On Mon, May 23, 2022 at 7:57 PM Ethan O'Toole via vcf-midatlantic
<vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
> > I have no experience with Sinclair but didn’t they have a built-in RF
> > modulator? That would put out an old style UHF or VHF signal that a
> > modern digital TV can’t decode. I believe you’d need an older TV to test
> > these…
> I plug Ataris and C64s into my ~3 year old Sony HD flat panel via RF.
> There is some noise, but I was kind of amazeballs at the fact that it
> worked.
> Later tonight when I am not being lazy I will dig out the ZX81 and plug it
> up and see what it does.
> I think it's in the TI-99/4A and Atari 800 bin.
>                                 - Ethan

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