What's the point of HDMI?

Answer Your facts are wrong. Cable companies are not willing to broadcast in 1080p or even 780p at this point. They send a signal which is 480i/p which is technically HD. The box then up converts that sig... Read More »

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HDMI 1.4 or HDMI 1.4a Whats the difference?

HDMI 1.4 supports 3D, deep color (10 and 12 bit) 4k resolution, ethernet, and return audio, so no worries. Just make sure everything in the chain that you own supports 1.4 or things won't work.

Whats the difference between ypbpr and hdmi?

Component cables are capable of carrying a full bandwidth 1080p signal, so with all things being ideal, a component cable and a HDMI cable can bring you the same level of quality. Component Cabl... Read More »

Whats wrong with my HDMI swtich?

First is to understand why its doing what its doing. All HDMI cables have to sync digitally with the components there connected to this is called a digital handshake or more technical terms, HDCP.... Read More »

Whats the better quality connection,hdmi or component?

Whew, lots of opinions on this issue. Guess I'll add mine. Anyone who's acquired some knowledge of analog circuits knows that any time you add a component (like a resistor or transistor etc.) to a ... Read More »