What do you think it would cost for a good MAME set up? Rough estimate. you can use your arcadevga card with groovymame (or a number of other So I am looking for peoples opinions on this as for the price of less than one legit cave PCB I can get a Jamma compatible 15khz MAME Machine. DO NOT restart the system when W7 prompts you to do so, let the Setup program finish, allow it to set TEST mode on. 2b (Catalyst 9. . 137. uk/forum/forum_posts. Any dual core above 2. I used one of the Sep 11, 2016 I don't see how it's in any way comparable to a proper 240p screenshot taken from real hardware with accurate scanlines that match up to the xrgb or a broadcast CRT like my JVC. I thought about doing a MAME but then I would need to find all the files and a good donor cab. 5, 9. CRT Emudriver is a modified version of Catalyst 6. Running at 1024x768 so that Hyperspin looks fairly good. Posted by Beefing up power wires. Onboard Motherboard GFX = Intel G33/G31. For an LCD, you need to be looking at HLSL settings. An ATI card supported by CRT_Emudriver - suggest picking up one of the recommended chipsets from that link. So I'm still not sure. Setup: Windows 7 Pro SP1; ATI HD4550 512MB; Dell Optiplex 980; Download CRT Emudriver 1. Logged So do we need to update modes created with old VMM with new VMM now then? Logged DO NOT restart the system when W7 prompts you to do so, let the Setup program finish, allow it to set TEST mode on. Older cards with VGA only rather than DVI are preferred. A decent PC. 5/9. Win7 x64. 3/13. CRT Emudriver is a patched version of Catalyst 6. This is what it looks like. With AA turned off via an action replay code, Mario 64 on my RGB 64 looks near identical on my JVC to the shot mega posted. 5 GHz, whatever minimum ram Win7 requires and a compatible ati card are more than enough for what your looking to do. 1 ATI Drivers, for ATI Radeon cards and Windows XP 32/64-bit and Windows 7-64-bit operating systems. I've seen tons of misleading advice on different groups about connecting a Windows PC to an SD consumer CRT TV, professional CRT like a PVM, or Arcade Monitor. jammaplus. I didn't have MVS games set up, but the arcade games I did test with Groovy Mame and CRT Emudriver looked and played perfectly as far as I could tell. Feb 16, 2016 I dubbed this hobby project "GroovyCube" as a shorthand, but really there is nothing special about it versus any other PC with this software setup. Based on the pictures, I'm not sure if this thread is serious anymore. 1 for ATI/AMD video cards, and Windows XP (both 32/64-bit) and Windows 7 (64-bit), by Calamity which improves its . Its purpose is to improve some features related to low resolution video modes and their use in emulation on CRT screens, TV and arcade After downloading the files, I restarted my PC then went into the bios to make my main GPU the onboard one (My main one is a GTX 560 TI card) restarted again with only the CRT TV plugged in, and carefully set them up by the directions of one of the tutorial and was going the "Super res" route since I was Mar 17, 2014 I don't know the cause of pcb vs. This is a better option than HLSL for those who have a display that can switch refresh rates (like my VGA-CRT). Mame 0. 3) for Windows XP-64 + VMMaker + C R T E m u d r i v e r. But since then I have I did also repair a new System 11 arcade board which turned out to be a Soul Edge Ver II which is better than the soul Edge Ver I I had been using. mame differences but most of what has been mentioned like the dirty fading happens on the real hardware. The only thing tempting me into a Win7/CRT EmuDriver setup are the newer versions of demul (NAOMI emulation) which are only DX10 I believe. That cabinet looks funny The look and feel of the original isn't really there. - CRT Emudriver for W7 doesn't boot in 15 kHz automatically after restart. My computer / PC setup is a Pentium IV with Soft15khz installed, running Mame32. The fact One of the easiest and cheapest ways to achieve good emulation is with a small pc, groovymame, and the crt emudrivers. I got a I added in a pico psu for £13, and set the whole thing up with 64bit groovyarcade to extract maximum performance. With a other GFX Card (Like ATI Radeon HD7750, low Profile) and in combination with CRT Emudriver it is also possible to play these Games on the Interested in how this setup works if you get this stuff more cheap, then it would be nice if you could give me a better adress than i have (Amazon). smooth with NO lag. Based on my own research, it seems that I should get one of those DVD drives for Namco System 256 along…Jun 16, 2016 I mentioned before that I had experimented with crt emudriver and groovymame. Its purpose is to improve some features related to low resolution video modes and their use in emulation on CRT screens, TV and arcade May 7, 2015 4 new CRT's, and some game play as well, scan line shots, various info, demonstrations of all of them running various games, etc. . CRT = Sony G520. I have a few questions, . co. 3. It's what I have for the time being. You must find an AMD graphics card that's compatible with CRT Emudriver, so take a look at the official compatibility list on the site and find the one that's right May 16, 2013 This is for using Groovy stuff on a real CRT. The results are a bit softer than they should be, but they still look good. 3 and 13. Jan 3, 2016 New CRT Emudriver/VMMaker/Arcade OSD download, documentation and discussion site. Hello there, My ultimate goal is to either build a machien or modify a machine to play Namco System 256 games along with running a MAME emulator. Feb 1, 2017 This thread is for the spirited discussion of CRT displays - Televisions, monitors and projectors used for the playing of retro games! >Try to keep it /vr/-related: Nothing Honestly this doesn't look any better than my setup right now, I've seen the RGB mods in person and I'm not that impressed. 4. You must find an AMD graphics card that's compatible with CRT Emudriver, so take a look at the official compatibility list on the site and find the one that's right Oct 30, 2015 GroovyMAME is a fork of MAME designed primarily for CRT monitors but also useful for LCD displays, especially for those models which are capable of . I'm really happy with the entire set-up and would struggle to change front ends now after experiencing how good it looks and performs. May 16, 2013 This is for using Groovy stuff on a real CRT. Could easily C R T E m u d r i v e r. I am running that into a JPAC, Jan 17, 2015 Then I think about it and since the release of CRT Emudriver several years ago I've been fighting with issues directly related to this frontend, and I'm a bit tired of it. Anonymous. - Remind to always run VMMaker with ADMIN Feb 16, 2016 I dubbed this hobby project "GroovyCube" as a shorthand, but really there is nothing special about it versus any other PC with this software setup. i am doing) is switching to groovymame and crt emudriver (dont bother with soft15khz). That cabinet looks funny So on the arcade monitor, I just use the same resolution and apply an antistropic filter. I got a I added in a pico psu for 13, and set the whole thing up with 64bit groovyarcade to extract maximum performance. (i agree, it's nice be be able to have a quick look to see if switchres is ok and all is well with the setup). Hardware requirements. asp?TID=68409&title=jamma-multigame-board-alternativesThe look and feel of the original isn't really there. on "AM2R" ("Another Metroid 2 Remake"), which can be played in native 240p via CRT Emudriver / Soft15KHz, or still looks pretty good at VGA/480p. You need to manually enable a 15 kHz mode from Arcade OSD. Ha , Once I get the work finished to the floor in the game room I'll be getting a few crts set up too :) So if that 31output monitor can make 15output games still look good then  JAMMA Multi-Game Board Alternatives - JAMMA+ Forums - Page 1 www. Questions about Super resolutions work to circumvent most of these issues, and look the same if not better than plain old 320x240p. Sep 13, 2016 I can definitely see clarity in the picture (there's very little blur, and it's noticably better than S-Video), but the over-saturation means I'm missing the colour