Tag Archives: HDMI

HDMI Extender–sending Foxtel HDMI output to bedroom over Cat-5 network cable

One approach to distributing AV around the house is to use HDMI.  HDMI cables however have a length limit.  15m for the higher quality cables (according to Wikipedia), but I have heard others saying more like 5m.  There are different HDMI distribution technologies like splitters and matrixes that I might write up separately, but my […]

Watching TV – How hard can it be?

I have been trying to work out the best way to get the TVs set up at home.  New standards have come along, such as DLNA, but I still have an existing DVD library of kids DVDs that I would love to be able to get onto a hard disk so the kids cannot scratch […]