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High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMi) Splitters

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  • HDMI
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Last response: in Graphics Cards
May 12, 2013 8:36:24 PM

Hello, okay to clarify, i have heard that HDMI has Copy protection to prevent people from recording stuff off their TV's Is this true? If it is true then how the fack do these work: ?

Reason im asking is because i want to copy my computer monitor onto a TV (going through a surgery coming up next year and am thinking i might be able to do basic stuff, like watching movies and such while lying in bed not looking to steal anything from my cable provider)

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May 12, 2013 8:45:04 PM

You will be fine with this product considering both the monitor and the television are HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection)-compliant.

It should just filter the image to the devices and they will take care of the "handshaking" that is needed.

The reason this device exist is because it is a real-world scenario that people have (needing to mirror a display) and it doesn't infringe on or attempt to copy digital content. It is just mirroring it.
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May 12, 2013 9:48:18 PM

Splitters are not necessary anyway, just hook the TV up to your gpu and clone the display