DisplayPort is a digital display interface developed by the Video Electronics Standards Association (VESA). The interface is primarily used to connect a video source to a display device such as a computer monitor. Supporting a whopping 8.64 Gbit/s data transmission rate, this next generation audio/video cable is perfect for connecting your computer to your HDTV. DisplayPort v1.1a technology allows for up to 2560x1600 video with 10-bit color, 8-channel 24-bit audio and a 1 Mbit/s bi-directional auxiliary data channel all in one cable. This cable features heavy-duty PVC construction, sleek, a snag-free over mold and corrosion resistant, gold-plated connectors to help deliver years of entertainment content.