Apple Mini-Port to Video (S-Video) for monitoring

Hi All,
Do Apple mini-port video (or s-video) out to consumer LCD TV c'ld be a monitor for editing? Will this still a Progressive out as what DVI or VGA out?

That type of connection will merely turn your TV into a second computer monitor, complete with computer color space and gamma.
To connect a TV as a monitor for editing, use something like this: http://www.matrox.com/video/en/products/mac/mxo/  Or, if you're editing DV, you can connect a Firewire cable to a qualified DV device (DV camcorder, VTR or converter then connect the DV device's analog outputs to the TV.
-DH

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