BNC, which stands for Bayonet Neill-Concelman, is a type of RF connector used for terminating coaxial cable. BNC connectors are used in a variety of consumer electronics, including radios, video devices and certain Ethernet networks.
VGA, which stands for Video Graphics Array, is a piece of display hardware. The VGA hardware is a 15-pin D-subminiature connector that can be used to connected video input devices to a VGA monitor. This piece of technology is most commonly found in desktop and laptop computers.
BNC to VGA Converter
A BNC to VGA coverter is an electronic device that allows an analog signal to be converted into a digital VGA signal. Common uses of a BNC to VGA converter include:
- Using a VGA monitor with a digital video recorder.
- Converting the composite analog video output from a standard CCTV camera into a VGA compatible signal so that the output from the CCTV camera can be displayed on a VGA monitor.