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Peripherals What HDMI cable?

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by Kronos, 18 Jun 2013.

  1. Kronos

    Kronos Multimodder

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    As the title, I am looking for around 7m in length which is easy enough to find,CPC have them but there seems to be a choice. I am connecting HTPC to TV so am I looking for anything special or will anything pretty much do?
     
  2. GeorgeK

    GeorgeK Swinging the banhammer Super Moderator

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    Anything will do mate - as it's a digital signal the actual cable itself makes no difference. Don't fall for the 'gold plated super expensive cable' being better - it's just a con :thumb:
     
  3. phoenixck

    phoenixck What's a Dremel?

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    Indeed cheapest one you can get, digital signals are either 1 or 0 . Word of warning make sure the build quality is good. Though this isn't dependent on price.
     
  4. mrbungle

    mrbungle Undercooked chicken giver

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    Id avoid "super super" cheap cables for a 7m run though tbh
     
  5. Kronos

    Kronos Multimodder

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    Great guys. Thanks.
     
  6. flame696

    flame696 Terminating People Since 1980....

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    I picked up a 10 metre hdmi cable from eBay and it's working fine no issues what soever and it cost me £7
     
  7. Taniniver

    Taniniver Minimodder

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  8. jinq-sea

    jinq-sea 'write that down in your copy book' Super Moderator

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    The Cablesson IVUNA range are decent - well made cables and reasonable price :)
     

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