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Can You Trust 48G Cable Specs?

Going from 18Gbps to 48Gbps is nothing to take lightly, so can you trust these cables to live up to their specs? DPL Labs' Jeff Boccaccio weighs in on the issue.

Oct 10, 2019

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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.

Aug 08, 2019

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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.

Jul 03, 2019

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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.

Jun 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.

May 17, 2019

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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.

Apr 17, 2019