Display interface off: HDMI vs DVI vs DisplayPort
Posted on January 14, 2017 by KVMG-CMS | 0 comments
Whether it's digital signage or a home theater, you're constantly dealing with a display interface. But how well do you understand each output? Here's a quick rundown on the three most common standards: DVI, HDMI, and DisplayPort ...read more.
Posted on November 15, 2013 by KVMG-CMS | 0 comments
High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI®) was originally launched in 2002 to replace the ageing and bulky SCART connection.
Hitachi, Matsushita Electric Industrial (Panasonic/National/Quasar), Philips, Silicon Image, Sony, Thomson, RCA and Toshiba – the founders of HDMI, came together on April 2002 to create an audio/video (AV) connector that was backward-compatible ...read more.
Video – Analog vs. Digital
Posted on June 24, 2013 by KVMG-CMS | 1 comments
Video is a big deal. Your computer probably has a DVD drive and the software to play DVD video. It might even have a Blu-ray drive. You could have bought the latest, most detailed game on the market. Your computer can send those high-definition (hi-def) signals to a monitor ...read more.
Connecting computers with a mix of DVI and VGA video to one KVM switch may prove challenging. The reason: VGA video is analog, while DVI video – as the name (Digital Visual Interface) implies – is digital. Analog video and digital video are incompatible and cannot be mixed.
Additionally, the (one) monitor connected ...read more.