High-Definition Multimedia Interface

proprietary audio/video interface for transmitting uncompressed video data and compressed or uncompressed digital audio data
(Redirected from HDMI)

The High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) is an audio/video interface for transmitting uncompressed digital data. The main use of an HDMI cable is to connect components such as a DVD player to a High-definition television (HDTV). HDMI is the uncompressed, all-digital standard used for High-Definition (HD) quality for consumer electronics and PC products using a single cable. It transmits digital video, multi-channel surround sound, and control data through a single cable. It replaces up to eleven older cables with a single connection. It uses the same technology as DVI but is more commonly used, especially for consumer electronics and laptops.[1]

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  1. March 2020, Alex Blake 09. "HDMI vs DVI: A no-nonsense guide". Creative Bloq. Retrieved 2020-04-07.