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09-07-2016, 01:11 PM   #1
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Can a TV be used as a monitor for the K-50 in movie mode?

I know you can connect the USB cable to a computer for a K-50, how about use a modern TV as a monitor? Some of the newer flat screens have USB inputs, but if not there are AV inputs. In movie mode can you use a flat screen as the monitor? Would you recommend powering the camera separately? thanks.

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The K-50 has no HDMI out AFAIK, so unfortunately that's not an option.

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If you have the Pentax USB AV cable with the yellow RCA connector and the flat screen has a yellow RCA input you should be able to connect that way. There is also a sound out connector which I believe is white.

I don't think the USB is wired for video and sound out but I could be wrong.
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Just take your card out of K50, put it in laptop and HDMI laptop to TV.


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