External Video Output   

You can output PSP™ system video to a TV using a video output cable (sold separately).  Select a video output cable that is compatible with the TV and the PSP™ system model in use.

Video output cable types

Cable type Input connector on the TV Image Quality *1
Component AV cable
Component VIDEO IN connectors
S VIDEO cable
S  VIDEO connector
AV cable
VIDEO IN connector (composite)
*1

The number of stars indicates the quality of the video output (more stars indicate better quality). Actual image quality will vary depending on the TV and the method of use.

*2

S VIDEO cable is not available for the PSP-N1000 series systems.

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Outputting to a TV

1.

Connect the PSP™ system to the TV using a video output cable (sold separately).

 

Example: Connecting the PSP™ system to a TV with component video input connectors

 

2.

Adjust the video input setting for the TV.
Set to the input connectors in use.

3.

Turn on the PSP™ system, and then press and hold the display button on the system for at least 5 seconds.
Video from the PSP™ system will be displayed on the TV.

Clearing video output

To clear video output, press the display button again.

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