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Mint Presents The Truth About HDMI Cables

Discussion in 'Off-Topic' started by cimousa, Mar 31, 2010.

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    now i know why the big box stores try to sell you the top brand cables for the new model flat screen tvs when you buy them ..
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    lol, I use to work at a computer store and the markup is crazy on cables. You would make more $$ off a USB cable then off of a printer with a whole lot less support.
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    There are several good online vendors for high quality inexpensive cables. I usually use Blue Jeans Cable. Never had a problem with any of them. Now since the Ipad doesn't have any connectors, ......
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    Best prices for hdmi cables is through monoprice.com
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    I thought I did my research when I bought my cables, but in reality I was just reading Marketing Hype. Thanks for this post.
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    Great post...I had a similar experience with DVI cable, purchased at TigerDirect Store for $30 found a longer cable from the same company (cables to go) on Amazon for $14 and it was twice as long...it's a ridiculous margin.
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    I second monoprice, their stuff is awesome. I got all new cables for my speakers and HDMI inputs from them when we got our new receiver.

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