About the Austere III Series Premium HDMI Cable
Austere HDMI cables are designed for performance and durability. These cables meet the highest standards of 4K specifications to maximize the picture and sound quality from your audio/video gear.
Kevlar-reinforced windings and a WovenArmor jacket ensure flexibility and strength. Austere's gold-plated shield and contacts create connections you can count on for years. The cable's slim housing is visually appealing, and flexible for tight installations — these are the most flexible HDMI cables we've seen.
The creators of HDMI technology developed a rigorous cable testing and authentication process: The Premium HDMI Cable Certification Program. Cables are tested to make sure they support the full 18 Gbps bandwidth provided by the HDMI 2.0 specification. Plus, an EMI test ensures that cables minimize interference with wireless signals. Finally, every length of every model line must pass the tests to receive certification.
The certification program also includes a special authentication label placed on every certified product. It's a response to all the counterfeit and no-name cables on the market that claim performance that they don't actually deliver.
Should you get a Premium HDMI cable?
At lengths of a few meters or less, any well-made "high-speed" HDMI cable should work fine in most 4K applications. But if you're connecting an Ultra HD Blu-ray player to a 4K TV — especially a longer run — a Premium HDMI cable will guarantee flawless performance.
- latest HDMI version 2.0 features:
- full 4K HDR support (meets or exceeds 18 Gbps bandwidth)
- supports up to 32 channels of audio, and up to 1536 kHz audio sampling rate
- ARC (Audio Return Channel) for sending Dolby® Digital sound from a TV back to an A/V receiver
- supports bi-directional Ethernet communication with compatible components
- slim design with durable, flexible WovenArmor jacket
- gold-plated contacts have an extra-thick 15 micro-inch gold layer to resist corrosion
- warranty: lifetime
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
- MFR # 3S-4KHD1-1.5M
What's in the box:
- 4.9' HDMI cable (terminated by a male HDMI type-A connector on each end)
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3-Series HDMI Cable: Incorporating Austere's aDesign philosophy, the 3-Series HDMI cable is designed with innovative technologies and materials for audio/video performance and long-lasting durability. The HDMI cable's pure-gold connectors remove the worry of oxidation occurring - giving you a long-lasting, high-performance AV experience. In addition, the 3-Series HDMI cable uses Kevlar reinforced windings and a WovenArmor jacket for super flexibility and greater strength.
HDMI 2.0b: The 3-Series HDMI cable meets HDMI version 2.0b specifications with support for 4K/60Hz and HDR (High Dynamic Range) video at 18Gbps maximum bandwidth, as well as high-resolution multichannel audio. It also supports bi-directional Ethernet communication and ARC (Audio Return Channel).
aDesign Philosophy: Austere's aDesign philosophy begins with a passion to create products with purpose and style. Dedicated to much more than just value and functionality, it's a commitment to create products that are designed with intent, from the superior materials to the injection of colors. aDesign is the consistent standard upon which the Austere design team honors and respects those core values.
Lifetime Guarantee: Austere creates products that perform to the highest expectations every single time and are backed with a lifetime guarantee to never break and never fail, ensuring Austere products perform to your expectations every time.
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