The HD-PVR does not support VGA out, unfortunately. You will need a component to VGA or HDMI so you can hook it up to your monitor.
VGA can certainly display 256 colors--if the display adapter in question has enough memory for it. A lot of old VGA display adapters didn't display more than 16 colors simply because they didn't have sufficient memory for the higher color depth--it had nothing to do with VGA
16 million possible colors.
yes it does
A VGA camera is a digital camera that takes images at approximately the same color and resolution level as a VGA monitor (640x480x256 colors). Since this is extremely low quality, it is found on only the cheapest "toy" digital cameras these days.
Yes if your computer and your television support VGA or HDMI
For VGA normally uses 0.3 mega pixels