Two new Apple toys

From: Vintage Computer Festival <>
Date: Thu Apr 24 22:17:00 2003

On Thu, 24 Apr 2003, chris wrote:

> >It uses ADB mouse and keyboard so if you have that your set. Monitor is
> >probably the only problem. An old mac monitor would probably work.
> No, it probably won't work with a mac montior. The Mac uses a different
> style RGB.

I can factually attest to this since I tried a Mac RGB monitor on a //gs
the other day and it didn't work (wrong frequency it seems).

> But, the IIgs does have composite video as well as RGB, so you can always
> use the composite video in absence of the right RGB monitor.

True. But it makes a difference when you have an RGB display.

> Mac ADB keyboards and mice are fully compatible with the IIgs.


Sellam Ismail                                        Vintage Computer Festival
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