March 19, 2012
MHL Adapter supports high definition video resolution of up to 1080p and digital audio when connecting any MHL-enabled Smartphone, tablet PC or other mobile device to non-MHL-enabled HDTVs, monitors or projectors, through HDMI
Lockbourne, OH - March 19, 2012 - StarTech.com, a leading manufacturer of hard-to-find connectivity parts has announced the release of the Micro USB to HDMI MHL Adapter, which offers the ability to connect MHL-enabled mobile devices such as Smartphones or Tablet PCs to non-MHL-enabled HDTVs, monitors or projectors, through an HDMI port. MHL or “Mobile High-Definition Link” is an industry standard interface for connecting mobile devices to high definition displays. The adapter provides a simple plug-and-play solution for viewing photos, video, presentations and other mobile device content on a large display, while also delivering the accompanying audio content.
The MHL Micro USB to HDMI Adapter supports video output resolutions of up to 1080p, as well as 7.1-channel digital audio, delivering high quality multimedia from MHL-capable mobile devices with no loss of image or sound quality. The MHL adapter also features a Micro USB port that enables the device to be charged while outputting the audio and video, which ensures that the device is always ready to use.
“Our MHL adapter is ideal for anyone who wants to use an MHL-enabled Smartphone or tablet on a big screen and enjoy high definition video and digital audio.” said John Mardinly, Senior Product Manager for StarTech.com’s Audio-Video product line. “Videos, photos, presentations, Internet browsing and even music, can now be output from an MHL-equipped mobile device through an A/V receiver or directly to a larger display, so everyone can view and listen to whatever content you want to show them.”
Features of the new Micro USB to HDMI Adapter include:
- 1080p video output
- Digital audio supported
- Simultaneous mobile device charging, when Micro USB charge cable (not included) is attached
- TV remote control on your mobile device, when used with CEC supporting HDTVs
- Compact and easy to transport
- HDCP pass-through
The Micro USB to HDMI MHL Adapter (part# MHD2HDF) is available for purchase from leading technology resellers including CDW, Newegg.com, Amazon.com, PC Connection, and Insight and will also be distributed by Ingram Micro, Tech Data, D&H and SYNNEX. MSRP for this product is $36.99 (USD) in the United States (street price approx. $28) and $38.99 (CAD) in Canada.
For more information about this announcement, please contact Andrew Stephen at 1-800-265-1844 ext. 1248 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
StarTech.com is an ISO 9001:2000 Registered manufacturer of hard-to find connectivity parts including A/V products, computer parts, cables and server management solutions. Founded in 1985, StarTech.com has locations in the United States, Canada, The United Kingdom, Europe and Taiwan, servicing a worldwide market.