Yes, this converter will convert your PAL signal from your cable through the wall to NTSC so it can be displayed on the US TV.
This converter simply converts broadcast signal from PAL to NTSC. It is required when you are using an NTSC TV in a country where PAL or PAL G is the broadcast signal. You need a TV antenna and a receiver or decoder as the source for this device. See XD-1190 for built in TV tuner.
There are no cooling vents on the unit. Unit does not get very hot at all and if you are worried about using it where there is no ventilation, I wouldn’t be worried about that at all. The “wall-wort” (detachable low voltage power supply) does get warm (as every one I’ve ever seen does), but… Read More »
Make sure the Audio setting on your TV is set to PCM sound format, if your TV doesn’t support PCM format this audio converter will not work.
This device converts digital sound (optical or coaxial) coming out of your tv to analog sound. If you don’t have any audio out from your tv then you don’t have anything to connect to the input side of the device. So no, this device cannot help you. Sorry.