Can VGA to HDMI cables work as HDMI to VGA?

Answer Unfortunately VGA to HDMI cables are kind of a scam. The problem is VGA is an analog signal and HDMI is a digital signal. A cable is not capable of converting something from analog to digital or th... Read More »

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Is there a difference between expensive hdmi cables and cheap hdmi cables?

Mostly the difference is just durability. More expensive cables can have better features, such as better surround sound and communication features. Other than those, a cheap HDMI cable can usually ... Read More »

Can an HDMI to DVI then DVI to HDMI adaptor work to remove HDCP from HDMI sources?

It won't work .. or at least not in HD.HDCP requires the end device to be HDCP compatible and to prove it to the originating device (verizon cable box). By converting HDMI to DVI you are a) not ch... Read More »

Monster HDMI cables vs. $39 Philips HDMI - will I really notice a difference?

NO - fancy HDMI cables are a scam.HDMI carries data, not signal. Gold is used in speaker cables that carries a signal that can degrade. HDMI is like USB or firewire and you don't get 'fancy' variet... Read More »

What is the difference between HDMI and Xbox HDMI cables?

If you are attempting to plug an Xbox 360 into a flat-panel television, you may have noticed that Microsoft sells its own branded cables. You may be wondering: What is the difference between those ... Read More »