With all the technology associated with HDMI or other digital signal transmissions, many elusive terms come into play. One term that comes up frequently is EDID (Extended Display Identification Data). EDID is the information that the digital source and the digital display uses to work correctly with each other. To put it simply, EDID refers to the method your devices use to “talk to each other”.Read More »
The USB Promoter Group recently announced the pending release of the USB 3.2 specification. While this is an incremental update, it turns out it is a very important one as it opens the door for multi-lane operation between USB 3.2 devices. What does this mean to you? Speeds of up to 20Gbps per second or the doubling of data capacity and speed of current USB Type-C™ cables.Read More »
As technology trends continue to fuel the demand for higher speed and more bandwidth, computer networks and network infrastructure are more critical than ever before. Video conferencing, 4K video streaming and the Internet of Things are all fueling the demand for reliable high speed, high bandwidth networks.
As you may already know, HDBaseT™ has become the industry standard for the transmission of Ultra HD video & audio, Ethernet, controls, USB and up to 100W of power over a single, long-distance, cable.
If you own a PC, smart phone, tablet, or nearly any electronic device requiring electronic communication or electrical charging, you are undoubtedly very familiar with USB type A and have likely dealt with the frustration of incorrectly orienting the connector when connecting the cable to a device. This all too familiar struggle is about to come to an end as a new USB connector takes aim to become the king of connectors.Read More »
In the AV industry, the newest trend is always the best trend…And, the future seems to always be wireless HD technology – from Wireless HDMI then to 802.11AD, now. For years the experts have been saying that everything will be wireless in the home, and we have seen that to a degree in 2016 – with cutting the cord, from a wired cable line coming into the house to bringing in Media and content over the network IE sling TV and PS Vue. But, any integrator worth his salt will always choose a wired connection and infrastructure over a wireless one and today we will briefly talk about the advantages of doing that.