High Definition Multimedia Interface is now common place with all video devices, the scart has served a purpose but has now taken its place in the analog archives.
Digital Video signals are piped through the HDMI cable 19 pins along with all the various advanced digital audio codecs. How long the HDMI will be with us, who knows? its certain to be for a while yet though. Choose a cable that suits your need, pocket and system.
A well selected cable ensures viewing is maximised and gives you that confidence that every single ounce of detail will be displayed.