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Is this good for 1080p gaming? Fast enough without adding screen tear?
http://www.scan.co.uk/products/10ft-pny-102gp-s-hdmi-smart-active-hdmi-to-mini-hdmi-(atoc)-cable-70-thinner-than-passive
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The cable itself won't make a single iota of difference. Cheap works just as well as expensive.
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The cable itself won't make a single iota of difference. Cheap works just as well as expensive.

Thank you.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by 2thAche View Post

The cable itself won't make a single iota of difference. Cheap works just as well as expensive.

Agreed. I bought a cheapo cable just like that one off a near computer store, and drives my monitor perfectly.
   
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Agreed. I bought a cheapo cable just like that one off a near computer store, and drives my monitor perfectly.

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Yep, since the signal is digital it either gets there or it doesn't. All hdmi cables are the same quality. I'm using some that I got for $2 and they work perfect.
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Yep, since the signal is digital it either gets there or it doesn't. All hdmi cables are the same quality. I'm using some that I got for $2 and they work perfect.

I'm not sure if I would go as far as saying that a $2 cable is just as good as a $80 cable. I do agree that there is no reason to ever buy a $80 HDMI cable.
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post #8 of 8
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Originally Posted by XCII View Post

Yep, since the signal is digital it either gets there or it doesn't. All hdmi cables are the same quality. I'm using some that I got for $2 and they work perfect.

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Originally Posted by Ragsters View Post

I'm not sure if I would go as far as saying that a $2 cable is just as good as a $80 cable. I do agree that there is no reason to ever buy a $80 HDMI cable.

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