What is an HDMI to DVI cable?
An HDMI to DVI cable is a special cable that has a DVI connector on one end and an HDMI connector on the opposite end. They are used to connect components that have DVI outputs to displays with HDMI outputs.HDMI DefinitionHDMI stands for High Definition Multimedia Interface. As its name implies, it is a high-definition standard that can transmit audio and video. It is all-digital and can transmit more information than any other video cable.DVI DefinitionDVI stands for Digital Video Interface and it was created as the successor to VGA. It is also an all-digital technology that allows for high resolution on digital displays.FunctionWhile most modern computers have DVI ports, not all have HDMI ports.