HDMI versions

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HDMI versions

Following are the specifications for each HDMI version. See HDMI.

           Band   ColorHDMI       Width  Depth    MaximumVersions  (Gbps)  (bits)   Resolution

 1.1, 1.2    4.95    24    1920x1200 60p

 1.3       10.2     48    2560x1600 60p

 1.4        10.2     48    4096x2160 30p

 2.0, 2.0a  18.0     48     4096x2160 60p

HDMI Version 2.0a (2015)
Added support for high dynamic range (HDR) meta-data. See HDR.

HDMI Version 2.0 (2013)
HDMI 2.0 increased 4K frame rate without needing new cables. Support added for 32 audio channels, two simultaneous video streams, the Rec. 2020 color space, 3D at 25 fps and a super-wide 21:9 aspect ratio. See ITU-R HD standards.

HDMI Version 1.4 (2009)
HDMI 1.4 added major home theater enhancements, including 4K resolution, 3D, Blu-ray 3D, Ethernet sharing and the audio return channel (see HDMI ARC). See HDMI 1.4.

HDMI Version 1.3 (2006)
HDMI 1.3 boosted resolution, colors (see deep color) and gamut (see xvYCC). It added lip sync, surround sound modes (see True HD and DTS) and cable categories (see HDMI cable types).

HDMI Version 1.0 (2002)
HDMI 1.0 supported the first high-end digital TV standard (1920x1080). Versions 1.1 and 1.2 added DVD-Audio and SACD audio formats.