SCART plug


SCART plug

A SCART plug (short for Syndicat des Constructeurs d'Appareils Radiorécepteurs et Téléviseurs, French for "Television and Radio Manufacturers' Union") is a 21-pin audio/video cord for connecting video devices (including TVs, videotape and DVD players, and game consoles) to one another.

The SCART plug is used for sending analog video and audio signals (in stereo) through a multi-wire cable.

SCART plug

Pins for composite video

Pin number Function
1 Right Audio Output
2 Right Audio Input
3 Left Audio Output / Mono
4 Audio Ground
5 Blue Ground
6 Left Audio Input / Mono
7 Blue
8 Switch Function
9 Green Ground
10 Data 2
11 Green
12 Data 1
13 Red Ground
14 Data Ground
15 Red
16 Contrôle RVB
17 Composite Video Output Ground
18 Masse Contrôle RVB
19 Video Composite Output
20 Video Composite Input
21 Common Ground

Pins for Y/C video components

Pin number Function
1 Right Audio Output
2 Right Audio Input
3 Left Audio Output
4 Audio Ground
5 Ground
6 Left Audio Input
7  
8 Switch Function
9 Ground
10 Data 2
11  
12 Data 1
13 Ground
14 Data Ground
15 Chroma Ground
16  
17 Video Ground
18  
19 Video Composite Output
20 Luminance Input
21 Common Ground
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Latest update on October 16, 2008 at 09:43 AM by Jean-François Pillou.

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