[mythtv-users] HDMI cable question
yan at seiner.com
Tue Jan 23 22:34:16 UTC 2007
Edgar Sigal wrote:
> Part I
> If I am using the HDMI cable to carry video signal between my cable
> box (SA8300) and my TV, is there any difference between a cheap cable
> and a high priced one.
> My thinking is that since this is a digital signal (and the run is
> short) there should be no difference.
Digital is digital is digital. The signal either gets there or it
doesn't. I am using $9 DVI-HDMI cables with no problem. There's
absolutely no point in paying $100+ for those Monster Cable ripoff
things at Best Buy....
> Part II
> Is the audio signal digital? If so does the same logic appy?
Good question. I don't know. I don't use TV sound as the TV speakers
are crap. I run OK quality analog cables to my amp.
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