CVBS (6-pin DIN 45323)
This page was last modified 23:17, 15 July 2019 by Mars2000you. Based on work by Rderooy.



Almost all European Sony MSX computers have a female 6-pin DIN 45323 connector, labelled as a Audio/Video connector.

It supports composite video out with separate audio. Note that even though the connector has both left and right audio channels, the MSX will always output in Mono.


Pin Name Description
1 +12V
2 Video Out Composite PAL
3 GND Ground
4 Audio Left Left Audio Out
5 N.C.
6 Audio right Right Audio Out

Systems with this connector

Options sold for use with this connector

  • Sony RK-140 - Male 6 pin DIN to BNC video + RCA/Cinch Audio
  • Sony VMC-262M - Male 6 pin DIN to two RCA/Cinch connectors (video+audio)
  • Sony VMC-366 - Male 6 pin DIN to Male 6 pin DIN