The new HDMI 2.1 cable from Xiaomi is a product of the company that has expanded the extensive catalog of accessories for the “gaming world”.
The cable is ideal for connecting PlayStation 5 or Xbox Series X consoles. It has a bandwidth of 48 Gbps and is 1.5 meters long. Its price in Europe is 14 euros.
The accessory, called Xiaomi 8K HDMI Ultra HD Data Cable, supports 4K 120fps and 8K 60fps streaming. This makes it suitable for consoles such as PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X.
HDMI 2.1 cable
The Xiaomi cable also supports other features such as Variable Refresh Rate (VRR), High Dynamic Range (HDR), and Auto Low Latency technologies. In addition, it also supports fast frame streaming, improved audio return channel, and more.
In terms of physical specifications, the HDMI 2.1 cable that Xiaomi sells has two nickel-plated connectors. They are able to resist corrosion and have high strength.
The Xiaomi 8K HDMI Ultra HD data cable shell is made of wear-resistant and environmentally friendly PVC materials.
HDMI 2.1 from Xiaomi
Its three shielding layers ensure a much stronger structure and stable data transmission without interference. According to the manufacturer, the HDMI 2.1 cable is compatible with versions 2.0, 1.4, 1.3, 1.2 and 1.1. It complies with all international standards and is technically licensed by HDMI.
International gamers will have to wait a bit to get Xiaomi’s new HDMI 2.1 8K cable. For now, it’s only available in China for 99 yuan ($14). It is likely that very soon it will appear on platforms such as AliExpress.