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Cracking the Case of Noisy CEC Hindering AOC

DPL Labs noticed some intermittent interoperability problems in one cable provider’s active optical cable (AOC), leading the lab to dig deep to find the root cause of the problem.

Jeff Boccaccio · September 30, 2021

HDMI Cable Power May Finally Give Active Devices a Boost

There is little doubt that HDMI Cable Power will positively impact AV integration of active devices, but those wanting to take advantage of this spec need to read labels carefully.

Jeff Boccaccio · June 07, 2021

The HDMI 2.1 Performance Revolution Is Finally Ready to Begin

The new specification has extended the operating envelope substantially for 8K cabling, leading to an increased number of features becoming available.

Jeff Boccaccio · May 28, 2021

DPL Labs Augments 48Gbps Testing with True Image Testing

The recently released HDMI 48G 8K/10K resolution offerings introduce the highest level of image quality ever in the history of consumer television. The latest initiative from DPL Labs to validate cabling claims, the company has announced its True Image Testing. DPL Labs explains that testing along with these high resolutions comes a litany of features […]

Robert Archer · May 11, 2021

DPL Labs Begins 48G Reference Standard Beta Testing

Issues in the 8K gaming community have shown the need for advanced cable testing, and now the 48G Reference Standard beta is available from DPL Labs.

CE Pro Editors · February 24, 2021

48G Testing for Active & Passive HDMI Cables Gets Complex

As integrators prepare for all of the new and exciting features 48G has to offer, it is important to research what exactly cabling companies are testing.

Jeff Boccaccio · November 24, 2020

HDMI Corner: Examining Emissions & Excessive Noise on the Inside

DPL Labs has been noticing issues with HDMI signals, but instead of it being a channel issue, it seems the cables could be the culprit.

Jeff Boccaccio · October 19, 2020

CEDIA Expo Virtual Preview: Future Ready Solutions Offers ‘Ask the Experts’ Program

Future Ready Solutions has heads of Kordz, Cleerline, AVPro Edge, Hibersense and DPL Labs on hand to answer integrators’ questions.

Jason Knott · September 08, 2020

Pre-Tests, Design Reviews Critical for 48G HDMI Cables

While many companies are claiming 48G throughput, DPL Labs has seen mixed results so far in its testing.

Jeff Boccaccio · September 03, 2020

Be Mindful of Link Training When Installing 48G

Link Training may not mesh as well with 48G as the industry initially hoped, and some systems may suffer for it. Here’s what you need to know.

CE Pro Editors · July 08, 2020