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Understanding EDID: An Introduction to AW EDID Editor

Analog Way
Written by Warren Kelly | Published in
First published: 27-08-2014
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Create DateOctober 3, 2014
Last UpdatedApril 20, 2015

An EDID contains information such as the manufacturer name, the product ID, the input type (analog or digital), the supported timings, the display size and the luminance characteristics. The goal is to optimize the use of the display and to make interoperability easier for displays with VGA ports (optional), as well as DisplayPort, HDMI, and DVI ports (compulsory).

As consumer displays with HDMI ports require more information (capabilities for audio, 3D, color bit depth), EDID extension blocks were created and standardized as ANSI/CEA‐861 by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA).

 


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Understanding EDID: An Introduction to AW EDID Editor