Lately, we’ve probably heard a lot about HDMI. We know we need to find HDMI cables if we’ve bought and HDTV, a PlayStation3, an HD-DVD or a Blu-ray player. When you look at the HDMI slots on your advanced devices, how much do you know about HDMI Cables (HDMI to HDMI) ?
Let’s start from the very beginning…or a little bit before the beginning. Before the HDTV (high-definition television), most TVs displayed standard definition pictures, whose resolution was about 704 x 480 pixels. But HDTV, is digital with higher resolution – currently up to 1920 x 1080 pixels. Now, since the whole world watch HDTV, we’ll surly need HDMI cable.
You can easily find definition of on Wiki: HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) is a compact audio/video interface for transmitting uncompressed digital data. HDMI connects digital audio/video sources (such as set-top boxes, DVD players, HD DVD players, Blu-ray Disc players, AVCHD camcorders, personal computers (PCs), video game consoles (such as the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and Wii U), AV receivers, and mobile phones) to compatible digital audio devices, computer monitors, video projectors, tablet computers, and digital
televisions. To make the connection, just put one end of the HDMI cable into the HDTV’s HDMI input slot and put the other end into the device’s HDMI output slot. If you want to make it really simple, HDMI Cable is a cable which can make your home theater much less complicated by handling both images and sound.
But facing the different standards, 1.2 vs. 1.3 vs. 1.4, some difficult to understand words in specification and the prices varied considerably, are you about to give up? Actually, you can’t give up as devices with HDMI are taking away everything in the market and, you shouldn’t give up as comparing with other types of cables, HDMI Cables can deliver the best image quality and it’s the winner of audio quality as well. Don’t worry, let’s give you a little hint. (To be continued…Please check A Quick Guide For How to Buy HDMI Cable Part II)