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So I have a 24 inch iMac and a 20 inch tube TV and I'm gonna get a Wii soon. I want to get rid of the tube TV so bad but once I get the Wii I'm going to need it to play. So is there any way to hook up the Wii to my Mac?
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A few people have used the Elegato TV tuner devices. I use one to both watch tv and to run my PS2.

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why not buy a new tv? like a lcd.
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I could do that, but I rather save space and just run everything through my Mac. Anyone else have any suggestions?
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If you have a digital video camera that can accept analog input, you could feed it to the digital video camera then into the computer via Firewire.
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As I already said, you can use one of the EyeTV tuner cards. They have a game mode that specifically doesn't record the signal and has almost no lag.

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The pinnacle HD stick works well too.

http://www.pinnaclesys.com/PublicSit...c+HD+Stick.htm

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yea, a tvtuner card is the best way to go about this, i believe 2 brand names have already been mentioned. it allows the wii (or any other device with the same connections) use the imac as a display (such as a tv).
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The pinnacle HD stick works well too.

http://www.pinnaclesys.com/PublicSit...c+HD+Stick.htm
I have that HD Stick and it works GREAT for TV recordings but it won't allow me to connect the Wii. Can you guys be ever so kind and provide a link to the product you're mentioning?
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http://www.elgato.com/elgato/na/mainmenu/home.en.html

Either of the products on the main page.

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http://www.elgato.com/elgato/na/mainmenu/products/hybrid/product3.en.html

So that one will work right? I just want to make sure before I drop $150 on it.
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http://support.elgato.com/index.php?...articleid=1063

Short answer, yes. Check out that FAQ.

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Awesome!!!

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No problemo!

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