A cable’s performance, signal strength and distance are important traits when shopping for a cable. But the cable’s protective jacket is as crucial in determining the cable’s quality. The cable jacket protects it from the elements (moisture, UV, heat, fire) as well as from mechanical and chemical aspects. The jacket shields the conductors inside the cable. Continue reading “Cable Jacket Material”
HDMI (High Definition Media Interface) cables are the interface between any audio/video source. They have become, over time, the standard for transmitting high definition audio & video signals. With today’s constantly developing technology, the good old familiar copper HDMI cable, is struggling to support true 4K signal over 50 feet.
The internet has changed the way we shop. It is, at times, easier, faster and more economical to shop online rather than at a store. Comparing prices is more readily available with many stores’ websites at our fingertips. Availability and shipping speeds are easy to search and the trip to the store(s) can be eliminated. Win-win. Continue reading “Avoiding Counterfeit Cables”