Category Archives: The Cables

SDI vs. HDMI – How Do These Connections Differ?

How do you output audio and video signals to a streaming device from a video source? There are a lot of ways to do that. The most common method, though, is the use of either SDI or HDMI. The question is, ‘which one should you use?’ In this SDI vs. HDMI post, you will find out the differences… Read More »

SPDIF vs. HDMI: What’s the Difference

Because HDMI cables can deliver audio as well as video, they’re also used for connecting media sources to AV receivers and the like, making it a viable competition against S/PDIF or SPDIF and optical/TOSLINK cables as well. HDMI cables are all-around devices that can outdo its SPDIF counterpart in certain respects, but you shouldn’t underestimate the value of… Read More »