Wire And Cable

Chromis Fiberoptics Targets Resi Market with Plastic Optical Fiber

By Jason Knott · March 19, 2018 • Long-time OEM Chromis Fiberoptics moves to the forefront with its own branded GigaPOF active optical cables with tight bend radius and 100lb pull strength.

Legrand Active Copper HDMI Cables Carry 4K Up to 50 Feet

By Robert Archer · March 16, 2018 • Legrand's Active Copper HDMI cables support the transmission of formats such as 4K, HDR and Audio Return Channel as far as 50 feet.

Monster to pay $10M+ for Super Bowl Ad Depicting Life of Noel Lee

By Jason Knott · February 2, 2018 • Monster is paying millions for a 60-second Super Bowl commercial featuring the life of founder Noel Lee to launch a new line of headphones and speakers. Rock, pop, country and hip hop artists are featured.

FIBBR Ultra 8K Fiber Optic HDMI Cable Claims 56Gbps 8K HDR

By Jason Knott · January 17, 2018 • At CES 2018, FIBBR unveils Ultra 8K, an ISF-certified fiber optic HDMI cable, claiming 56Gbps bandwidth up to 50 meters.

Metra Ethereal 4K HDMI Cables Offer 18Gbps Data Rate, HDR Support.

By Robert Archer · December 20, 2017 • Metra Home Theater Group's new Ethereal MHX and MHY cables employ new design concepts that enable the products to carry 4K signals over longer distances.

Strip Virtually Any Wire with Just One Hand using Platinum’s New Self-Adjusting Strippers

By CE Pro Editors · December 18, 2017 • Installers can strip virtually any wire, no matter the gauge, with a single hand using the new self-adjusting Minim and Maxim wire strippers from Platinum Tools.

Metra Explains ‘Truth’ about HDMI 2.1

By Jason Knott · December 1, 2017 • Calling some manufacturers claims ‘flat-out lies,’ Metra Home Theater Group addresses HDMI cable length for transmitting 4K signals in white paper and video.

HDMI 2.1 Spec Officially Released: A Primer

By Robert Archer · November 29, 2017 • HDMI 2.1 spec calls for 48Gbps bandwidth supporting HDR, wider color gamut, 8K @ 60Hz, 4K @120Hz and 10K for commercial applications.

Wireworld Debuts HDMI 2.0 Cables Up to 65-Feet in Length

By CE Pro Editors · December 29, 2016 • Wireworld Cable Technology unveils six levels of HDMI 2.0 cables in lengths ranging from 1 foot to 65 feet.

HDMI Over USB Specification Released

By Jason Knott · September 1, 2016 • New HDMI 'Alt Mode' for USB Type-C connectors enables delivery of native HDMI 1.4 signal to 4K/UltraHD displays with no adapters or dongles.

CEDIA Tease: Future Ready Solutions Recruits Connectivity ‘Dream Team’

By Jason Knott · August 26, 2016 • Future Ready Solutions brings together a Dream Team of connectivity experts from Cleerline Technology Group, Kordz, Celerity, Transparent Audio and others to assist technologists with wire, cable and fiber solutions.

Structured Cable Products Acquires Current Audio

By Jason Knott · August 5, 2016 • SCP purchases architectural loudspeaker manufacturer Current Audio, which will maintain its brand name. Principals Sean McDermott and Ron Maurer will continue to oversee sales. Products will be shipped and administered via SCP's headquarters in Florida.

#TBT: The 10 Worst Wiring Jobs Cleaned Up

By Steve Crowe · June 19, 2014 • For this edition of Throwback Thursday, look back at photos of the worst wiring jobs after they've been cleaned up and see how they turned out.

10 ‘Go To’ Tools Every Technician Needs (and Why)

By Jason Knott · January 22, 2013 • Whether it's a multifunction tool or one for an individual special need, there are certain often-overlooked 'A-level’ tools for measurement and termination that every datacomm technician must have.

Klein Device Illuminates Fishing Expeditions

By Robert Archer · November 16, 2012 • Klein's new illuminated fish rod tip shines a bright light to help electronics professionals see when pulling wire and cable.

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