Incorporated in 2010, the HDBaseT Alliance was founded by LG Electronics, Samsung Electronics, Sony Pictures Entertainment and Valens to promote and standardize HDBaseT™ technology for whole-home and commercial distribution of uncompressed HD multimedia. HDBaseT enables a single LAN cable to replace multiple cables and connectors in the home entertainment and business environment.
The cornerstone of HDBaseT technology is 5Play™, a feature set that converges uncompressed full HD digital video, audio, 100BaseT Ethernet, power over cable and various control signals through a single LAN cable.
HDBaseT is optimized for video applications and can connect all the entertainment devices in a setting by providing the 5Play convergence of uncompressed full HD digital video, audio, 100BaseT Ethernet, power over cable and various control signals.
Members supporting HDBaseT technology play a vital part in defining the future of digital connectivity in the consumer electronics, professional AV and content provider industries.