Using legacy video-out adapters with new ipads?

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    I use ipads as playout devices for videos via the older 30-pin RCA connector adapters (the adapters with left & right Audio RCA jacks, plus a single video RCA). Can anyone confirm that these will work with the new ipad Lightning connectors when using the apple lightning-30 pin adapters? The 30-pin ipads output essentially analog video, but the new ones presumably are HDMI-compliant digital, so my fear is that even if the old adapters can physically connect, the actual content will not be exportable (analog vs digital)

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    Yeah, I've tried getting video with the Lightning adapter cable and the Apple component video and it didn't work.

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