Remember when the only acronyms you needed for entertainment were AM, FM, CD or TV? These days, it’s HDTV, DVD, DVR, 1080p, 3D. And somehow all of these devices need to talk to one another to get the most out of today's high-resolution digital media. But just what is the best cable to use when connecting your source components – like a DVR, Blu-Ray player or set-top box – to your TV? What if the connections on your TV and source components don't match?
Setting up your home entertainment system with the best video component connections will give you the best image possible on your screen. First things first, HDMI – High Definition Multimedia Interface – is the best connection to use when connecting your high-definition components to your digital TV.
There are several advantages to HDMI including: