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Boccaccio: HDMI Extenders Suffer from Manufacturing Inconsistencies

While HDMI extenders can be very useful, integrators should be careful because any lingering cable deficiencies can limit their effectiveness.

Jeff Boccaccio · August 8, 2019

When High-End Products Limit Low-End Results

According to Jeff Boccaccio, integrators that buy high-end products expecting them to be “better” can be left disappointed if the products are not properly tested.

Jeff Boccaccio · July 3, 2019

What’s the Deal with AOC Failures?

Active optical fiber (AOC) failure rates can largely depend on crude testing that does not account for increased distances after adding passive HDMI extenders.

Jeff Boccaccio · June 11, 2019

Boccaccio: Don’t Leave Test Results of Eye of the Beholder

Jeff Boccaccio of DPL Labs discusses the testing procedures available for HDMI 2.1, including the self-testing going on right now.

Jeff Boccaccio · May 17, 2019

Power vs. Data Rate: Is There a Compromise?

Jeff Boccaccio says the balance between power and data rate in HDMI cables is something integrators need to keep an eye on.

Jeff Boccaccio · April 17, 2019

Why Distributors Are Digging Deeper Into HDMI Education

Distributors that utilize educational advantages and put forth extra effort in servicing their accounts can become a major resource for custom integrators.

Jeff Boccaccio · April 2, 2019

All the Lab Testing in the World Won’t Catch HDMI Interop Issues

Even the best HDMI lab testing can’t catch the cable interoperability issues that dealers discover in the field. Share the data!

Jeff Boccaccio · January 4, 2019

Kordz Kevlar Reinforced HDMI Cable to Debut at CEDIA Expo 2018

The new Kordz PRS3 AOC HDMI cable supports UltraHD 4K, HDR and high-frame rates to work with the latest video technologies.

Robert Archer · August 24, 2018

Transformative Engineering HD-4K Extender Receives DPL Certification

The third-party testing facility DPL Labs has certified Transformative Engineering’s HD-4K HDBaseT solution.

Robert Archer · April 11, 2018

HDMI Corner: How to Prepare for 48G and Fend Off False Marketing Claims

How can anyone legitimately claim their HDMI transmission lines (cables, fiber, wireless, etc.) are ready for the HDMI Rev 2.1 48G?

Jeff Boccaccio · October 3, 2017

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