AudioQuest Pearl HDMi Cable (0.6 metres)
The HDMI standard was created to transfer uncompressed digital audio and video. HDMI cables many internal conductors include communication channels, which allow automatic display and source matching for resolution, format and aspect ratio.
To benefit from full-resolution (1080p) video when viewing High Definition sources, a quality HDMi cable is required. Analogue component video outputs are limited to 720p or 1080i resolution.
Standard Speed HDMI cables will at-minimum transfer 1080i, 720p, 1080p/30Hz source material. High Speed HDMI Audioquest cables will in addition transfer 1080p/120Hz, 4K, 3D video. The expansion of 3D screens and games consoles means that it is imperative that a good quality HDMi cable is used.
Ethernet HDMI cables include conductors for bi-directional Ethernet communication, this is completely independent of Speed capability.
Features of the Audioquest Pearl HDMi Cable :
Solid LGC (Long-Grain Copper) conductors eliminate inter-strand distortion and reduce jitter.
HD Polyethylene composition optimized to ensure critical signal-pair geometry.
Fifth twisted-pair for Ethernet and to enable additional Audio Return Channel options.
1.0m, 2.0m, 3.0m, 5.0, 8.0 and 12.0 metre versions also available.
Price is for retail boxed version