New features at a Glance:
4K Support - Enables video resolutions far beyond 1080p, supporting next-generation displays that will rival the Digital Cinema systems used in commercial movie theatres.
-Supports advanced displays with roughly four times the resolution of 1080p.
-Accommodates 3840 x 2160 (24Hz, 25Hz, 30Hz) and 4096 x 2160 (24Hz) display formats.
Audio Return Channel - Allows an HDMI-connected TV to send audio data upstream to an A/V receiver or surround system, eliminating the need for a separate audio cable.
Content Type - Allows a display to automatically optimize its settings to match the content type it's currently receiving, and to switch viewing modes when a new content type is selected. Supports content profles for gaming, movies, photographs, and text.
Automotive Connection System
-HDMI Ethernet Channel - integrated 100 Mb/sec. Ethernet connectivity
-Support for 3D and 4K display technologies
-Audio Return Channel
-Automotive Connection System for in-car distribution of HD content
HDMI ethernet Channel - Adds high-speed networking to an HDMI link, allowing users to take full advantage of their IP-enabled devices without a separate Ethernet cable.
-Supports data transfer speeds up to 100 Mb/sec.
-Allows multiple connected devices to share an Internet connection.
-Accommodates current and future IP-based networking solutions for consumer electronics, including DLNA, IPTV, and UPnP.
-Sharing an internet connection
-Home entertainment networking
3D Support - Adds support for 3D video formats,establishing a foundation for 3D broadcast, movie, and gaming applications.
-Supports resolutions up to 1080p in 3D.