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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

AV Pro Edge Bravas DFW CE Pro 100 Bullet Brands

AV Pro Edge Answers Call for Extensive Video Distribution

Bravas DFW in Dallas-Fort Worth specializes in big custom projects with large-scale and varied video systems, and leaves nothing to chance using CE Pro 100 ‘Bullet Brand’ AV Pro Edge.

Arlen Schweiger · June 26, 2020

Klipsch The Fives Heritage Wireless

The Fives Heritage Wireless Loudspeakers

Venerable audio company Klipsch has added The Fives powered monitors to its Heritage Wireless series. The Fives are the first powered monitors to feature HDMI-ARC to connect directly to a TV, Klipsch says, producing high fidelity sound from dedicated right and left speakers. Made with luxury materials such as real wood veneer and tactile switches and […]

Arlen Schweiger · June 18, 2020

HDMI Rev 2.0 Cables Are Unlikely to Pass Rev 2.1 Tests

Integrators would be wise to question how HDMI Rev. 2.1 will affect their businesses, especially with preliminary tests showing inconsistencies between manufacturers.

Jeff Boccaccio · May 20, 2020

Metra Home Theater Group ISE 2020 products

Metra Makes 8K, 48G, Multi-Screen Installs Easy at ISE

Metra Home Theater Group brings its latest HDMI infrastructure solutions such as fiber cables, extenders, switches and more to Integrated Systems Europe 2020.

Arlen Schweiger · February 10, 2020

Where is HDMI 2.1 Spec? Time Domain Tests May Hold the Answer

Are AV professionals looking at a repeat of what happened when HDMI Rev. 2.0 was released? Jeff Boccaccio of DPL Labs weighs in.

Jeff Boccaccio · January 15, 2020

HDMI Announces Mandatory Testing Certification Program

A new mandatory certification program is being put in place for any length of Ultra High Speed HDMI cable designed for 4K, 8K, HDR, VRR, eARC, and all other HDMI 2.1 features.

CE Pro Editors · January 06, 2020

Can You Avoid Ripping Out Older HDMI Cabling?

While it may not be possible to salvage old HDMI cables, Jeff Boccaccio believes new solutions are on the way.

Jeff Boccaccio · December 10, 2019

Do You Know the Differences in AOC Fiber Types?

Jeff Boccaccio details the differences between Discrete AOC (DAOC) and Wave Division Multiplex AOC (WAOC) so integrators know what they are buying and installing.

Jeff Boccaccio · October 28, 2019

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.

Jeff Boccaccio · October 10, 2019