PC hardware forum: HDMI output on graphics card

by: BoonBeen April 19, 2009 7:37 PM PDT

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HDMI output on graphics card

by BoonBeen - 4/19/09 7:37 PM

While researching recommended hardware for AVCHD editing on a PC, I came across a recommendation that the graphics card should support HDMI (I suppose having an HDMI output).
My question is, what are the advantages of having an HDMI output on the card? I know some folks like to connect an HDTV to the computer, but why else would you need this output?

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