How to connect your SEGA Genesis – Model 1, using an RCA or Composite AV cable

This video will show you how to connect or hook-up your original SEGA Genesis – Model 1 to any CRT, Tube, HDTV or Flat Screen TV, using RCA or Composite Cables. (Red, White & Yellow).

The Original Genesis does not output sound in Stereo from the back AV OUT port. So many RCA AV cables will only have 1 audio plug (Red, or White) not both. In this case you should plug the audio cable (regardless of color) into the White port on your TV, as most TVs will recognize you only have 1 sound cable plugged in (mono) and still output the sound from both left and right speakers, which is better than having it only come out of one side of the TV.

This video will also show you have to get true stereo sound from the original Genesis by using the headphone jack in the front.

For written instructions you can visit gametrog.

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11 Comments

  1. Found Oasis on December 25, 2020 at 10:30 pm

    Only 28 subs wow? Your vids seem high quality

  2. Josh Adkins on December 25, 2020 at 10:32 pm

    Your voice is very soothing 😂 reminds me of my school counselor

  3. BendyInk Machine0 on December 25, 2020 at 10:37 pm

    Mine inputs black and white coloring and the audio seems fine but the color isn’t

  4. Vincent Molinell on December 25, 2020 at 10:39 pm

    This was incredibly helpful

  5. Nugget's clips on December 25, 2020 at 10:52 pm

    you should do a video with the sega cd

  6. thehatter 03 on December 25, 2020 at 10:55 pm

    So the genesis comes with the white and yellow cable? Is it ok when the red port is empty?

  7. Noodlemations on December 25, 2020 at 11:04 pm

    Thank you for making this video 😀 I just got sonic 2 (NFR version) for my birthday and when I saw that you were using the same console and the same type of copy of sonic 2 I was like "It can’t be…"

  8. chrisophter roberts on December 25, 2020 at 11:10 pm

    Can you help me,i have a panasonic hdtv and i was trying to hookup my model 1 gensis to it but no matter what input i was trying to plugged it to it wouldn’t display any video nor audio,i was using a double av cable yellow and white,i got it to work before but it won’t do it out of the blue.

  9. rywilson4 on December 25, 2020 at 11:16 pm

    Thanks for this, where would you recommend buying that type of AV cord? Thanks.

  10. Frenzy - TLOPO on December 25, 2020 at 11:20 pm

    One of the most beautiful consoles ever made

  11. Croutendo on December 25, 2020 at 11:26 pm

    This was very helpful, thank you so much! I was about to give up on my genesis

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