HDMI and DVI Leads
What Is HDMI?
HDMI stands for High Definition Multimedia Interface. At the moment HDMI gives the best connection of all. It is the new digital Scart lead and will probably eventually mean the demise of the Scart lead. HDMI leads carry both pictures and sound. HDMI cables are designed for connecting high definition video source to digital display screens such as plasma screens, LCD screens and high quality video projectors.
What Is DVI?
DVI stands for Digital Video Interface. DVI leads look a lot like VGA leads but they are slightly larger. DVI cables are designed to create a digital to digital connection between a video or data source and a screen. It is sometimes used to connect computers to a external screen. DVI leads carry pictures only and do not carry sound.