Yearly Archives: 2010

Version 1.4 HDMI cables

HDMI 1.4 provides resolution to 4K × 2K (3840×2160p at 24 Hz/25 Hz/30 Hz and 4096×2160p at 24 Hz, which is means it is viable for use for digital theatres). 1.4 has an an HDMI Ethernet Channel (HEC), which means … Continue reading

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Version 1.3 HDMI cable

HDMI 1.3 increased the single-link bandwidth to 340 MHz (10.2 Gbit/s).It has the ability to support Deep Color, with 30-bit, 36-bit, and 48-bit xvYCC, sRGB, or YCbCr, as opposed to 24-bit sRGB or YCbCr in earlier HDMI cables. It has … Continue reading

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Version 1.0 to 1.2 HDMI cable

HDMI 1.0 is a single-cable digital audio/video connector interface with a maximum TMDS bandwidth of 4.9 Gbit/s. It supports up to 3.96 Gbit/s of video bandwidth (1080p/60 Hz or UXGA) and 8 channel LPCM/192 kHz/24-bit audio. HDMI 1.1 provides further … Continue reading

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HDMI Cables – the specifics

HDMI cables are built in particular way which means that they are only made up to certain lengths so that they work optimally. Category 1 cables (standard) provide resolutions like 720p60 and 1080i60. Category 2 (high speed) cables provide resolutions … Continue reading

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The History of HDMI

The founders of HDMI are as follows: Hitachi, Matsushita Electric Industrial, Philips, Silicon Image, Sony, Thomson, and Toshiba. HDMI is supported by motion picture producers Fox, Universal, Warner Bros., and Disney. HDMI began its task on April 16, 2002, to … Continue reading

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Digital Visual Interface (DVI) is a video interface standard. DVI supplies high visual quality to digital display devices. It’s inception is interesting in that it was developed by an industry consortium (the Digital Display Working Group (DDWG)). It’s arrival replaced … Continue reading

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Digital Visual Interface (DVI) is a technology that supplies high visual quality across all digital devices including computer, HDTV, LCD and any unit that has a display screen. The most usual DVI purpose is inter-connecting two monitors so you can … Continue reading

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What is an HDMI cable?

An HDMI cable (High-Definition Multimedia Interface cable) is a condensed audio/video interface which sends uncompressed digital data. It is a digital alternative to analogue, for example radio frequency coaxial cable, composite video, S-Video, SCART, component video, D-Terminal, or VGA. An … Continue reading

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