CES 2017: HDMI 2.1 upgrade supports up to 8k video playback
The new HDMI specification not just supports higher resolution video formats, but comes with features which can enhance your gaming experience as well
HDMI forum, a body formed by 83 companies to develop new versions of the HDMI connectivity specification, has announced a new version of HDMI called the HDMI 2.1 at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES). The new specification is a lot more advanced than its predecessor HDMI 2.0. It is going to be backward compatible which means that a device based on HDMI 2.1 spec will work with another device based on the older HDMI 2.0 spec.