The HDMM50CMHS 0.5-meter High Speed HDMI Cable with Ethernet supports the advanced capabilities of the High-Definition Multimedia Interface, including Ethernet data inter-connectivity with compatible HDMI-enabled products, and is fully backward compatible with older HDMI-capable devices. The cable features gold-plated HDMI (male) connectors which help to ensure a high quality digital connection capable of transmitting high-definition video and multi-channel audio between devices such as Blu-Ray Disc players, HDTVs, DVD Players, DVRs, stereo receivers and more. All StarTech.com High Speed HDMI Cables are expertly designed and constructed of top quality materials to deliver dependable high-definition performance, and are backed by Lifetime Warranty. Gold-plated connectors help prevent corrosion, to ensure a high quality HDMI connection. Durable construction delivers dependable performance. Combines high-definition video and multi-channel audio into a single cable, saving the expense and cable clutter of individual cables for both audio and video. Quick-connect single HDMI cable replaces multiple audio and video cables, reducing clutter and hassle. Connecting high-definition A/V devices such as Blu-Ray Disc players, HDTVs, DVRs, etc. Connecting HDMI-equipped devices such as DVD players, game consoles, etc. Enables multiple devices to share an Internet connection (where applicable, device must support High Speed HDMI with Ethernet).