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BetterCablesŪ Silver SerpentŪ RGBEngineered for video excellence. While small in physical size, these 5-channel RGB video cables are GIANT in performance. Perfect for HDTV, video scalers and any situation where signal quality should not be compromised. This cable enables your equipment to reproduce the best color saturation, black level and detail possible. There is not a higher performing cable ANYWHERE at ANY price.
"I use the Silver SerpentŪ RGBs for all my video system connections. These cables are very well made, and compete successfully with far more expensive cables at a fraction of the price. The only compromise here is in the number of 0s in the price tage--in this case, less is more!" (John Kotches - Editor PC-Home Theater, Secrets of Home Theater & High Fidelity)
The cable features Solid 99.999% pure Silver coated copper center conductors, hard-cell high-density foam PE insulation, 75-ohm impedance (with impedance-matched connectors), low 17.3 pF per ft capacitance, and triple shielding for unmatched RF and EMI interference protection. This cable is also NEC CL2 rated for in-wall use.
Installations that use component video require special parameters in the cable design. Chief among them is TIMING. Since the signal is split into red, green and blue primary colors and then reassembled, the signals must arrive at the same time at the destination. The more the timing variance, the less detail can be resolved in the resulting picture. Bettercable?s Silver SerpentŪ RGB video cable design guarantees a maximum of 2.5 nanoseconds per 100 ft. This is ten times better than the broadcast maximum of 40 nanoseconds. What this means is the sharpest, clearest picture available.
Compare this to many RGB video cables which don't specify timing, or where the constituent cables are not even close to 75 ohms. Inexpensive Component Video cables often have only a low-coverage braid shield, minimally effective at low frequencies (below 50 MHz).
CABLES LONGER THAN 3 METERS DO NOT HAVE THE DECORATIVE SILVER MESH APPLIED. The mesh is not shielding and does not affect the signal quality.
Item discontinued, available audio video cable items are located at: Audio Video Cables
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