|2010-03-05, 05:07 PM||#1|
Join Date: Dec 2001
HDMI v1.4a Specification for 3DTV announced
HDMI Licensing, LLC, the group responsible for overseeing the HDMI standard, announced this week the release of specification version HDMI 1.4a featuring key enhancements for 3DTV.
The latest HDMI Specification features the addition of two more mandatory 3D formats for broadcast content called "Side-by-Side Horizontal' and "Top-and-Bottom".
The group says that mandatory formats facilitates interoperability among home theatre devices, allowing them to speak a common 3D language when transmitting and receiving 3D content.
The mandatory 3D formats are:
In addition, the group has made it mandatory for all displays, content sources (i.e./ Blu-ray and media players) and repeaters (i.e. switching devices) must support all mandatory formats for v1.4a certification.