Problems With Long HDMI Cables?

Answer High definition multimedia interface allows a single-cable connection to a HDTV set from a variety of signal producing sources such as cable and satellite receivers, DVD players, game consoles and ... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Problems With Long HDMI Cables

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 »

Do long HDMI cables cause delay?

No. Digital signals, like electricity in general, travel at close to the speed of light (light is, after all, electromagnetic radiation that is visible). 20 feet will be imperceptible.Crosstalk is ... Read More »

Which has better sound output: hdmi cables or optical cables?

Optical cables (and digital coaxial cables) are capable of all the audio formats supported by DVD-Video.That includes 1.5 Mbps dts, 448 Kbps Dolby Digital and Linear PCM stereo tracks up to 24-bit/... 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 »