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What happens if the HDMI cable not working properly or broken?

HDMI cable brokenHDMI stands for High Definition Multimedia Interface which is found on the different products of the latest model consumer electronic video o audio equipment. The features of the single cable assisting HD video with the uncompressed audio is enticing and also eliminating the wire nests behind the equipment stacks.

At the same time, the HDMI cable tolerances are usually pretty tight causing the noticeable signs of distress on screen if the cable is going somewhat bad.

Things to be considered when HDMI cable goes bad:

  • Sparkles – The sparkles are also known as the shooting stars which are white & multi-colored dots which clear on screen if the cable is slightly over or at its tolerance. This is an absolutely normal condition which happens when the lower gauge HDMI cable is asked in order to carry the signal 75 feet or more. When there is the short cable and it causes sparkles, it is then probably because of the stressed connector or pin inside the connector of the cable which is damaged or slightly bent. This condition is usually the most common issue and also sneak sign which there is a bad HDMI cable or simply it has the poor quality to do the different things.
  • Lack of control – CEC (Consumer Electronics Control) of the HDMI cable is in fact the most common feature which allows HDMI enabled equipment in order to communicate with each other. This specific option wipes out or reduces the requirement to create the manual settings between the televisions, receivers, and sources as such devices will become aware of some other’s capabilities once they are powered on. When you have this particular option enabled in your certain equipment, you have to turn on or off all the system devices with the help of the given power button on any one of such devices in the remote locations.


Some other considerations about bad HDMI cables:

When the hdmi cable go bad at any situation, the following are also the most important considerations.

  • Blank screen – Turning on the display or a source device should defer an image of some type given the HDMI cable is correctly functioning and you are giving the correct input on your television device.
  • Solarization – The particular phenomenon which is solarization usually presents as odds itself and ill defined coloring of the pictures. This solarization process usually looks like the blue, pink and also light green tinge or border on the things which should not have them. The on screen items which have a wide range of the blended colors such as flesh tones are obviously when the broken hdmi cable is having any problems.



All these aspects are very important to be considered when there is any problem with your HDMI cable or there is a bad/broken cable. If you are going to the cheap hdmi cables, they will give you such kinds of issues. This is why it is highly suggested going to buy only certified and high quality HDMI cables for your heavy duty connectors.