AudioQuest Diamond was designed with today's advanced audio/video gear in mind ” it can handle everything from 3D TV to Internet connectivity, thanks to its "High Speed with Ethernet"rating. Connecting your components with AQ Diamond is a great way to prepare your system for the most cutting-edge features available today, as well as what's on the way. Plus, AudioQuest's superior build quality ensures excellent high-def picture and sound. To transfer full-resolution 1080p video requires using the HDMI interface. Component video outputs are limited to 720p or 1080i. - Standard Speed HDMI cable will at-minimum transfer 1080i, 720p, 1080p/30Hz source material. - High Speed HDMI cable will in addition transfer 1080p/120Hz, 4K, 3D video. - With Ethernet HDMI cable (with HEC) includes conductors for bi-directional Ethernet communication. Ethernet capability is independent of Speed capability.