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Is there any difference between HDMI and DVI?

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2 years ago#1
I'm on a 1920x1080 monitor, running a GTX 660 Ti (2GB).
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2 years ago#2
Video is the same but HDMI carries audio too
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2 years ago#3
DVI has no audio output.
2 years ago#4
HDMI carries audio so if you monitor has speakers it would be one fewer cable. Don't think there's any difference in quality at 1080p, but that is the max resolution for HDMI.
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2 years ago#5
HDMI has more display latency
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2 years ago#6
gsf4lyfe posted...
HDMI carries audio so if you monitor has speakers it would be one fewer cable. Don't think there's any difference in quality at 1080p, but that is the max resolution for HDMI.


HDMI can do ultra it just requires that all inputs match. If you're monitor does not have the high speed hdmi input you'll only get enough bandwidth for that type of input.

If I recall high speed hdmi can put out up to 340hz single abs 680Hz dual link.

The issue is knowing if your display supports the higher bandwidth through hdmi. Everything must match up or it will choose the lowest common denominator.
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2 years ago#7
gsf4lyfe posted...
1080p, but that is the max resolution for HDMI.


No it's not...
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2 years ago#8
If you scroll down to Version Comparison.......

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HDMI#Version_1.4


.....it says that the maximum resolution supported is 4096 x 2160.
2 years ago#9
They make 4k HDMIs
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2 years ago#10
DVI-D can do above 60hz.
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