TV Inputs and Cables… If you are wondering what all the inputs, ports, and connectors are on the back of your flat panel TV or computer monitor, here is an informative list to let you know what each connector, input, or port is called on your TV or Monitor. There are inputs on the back of your TV or computer monitor for Audio, Video, and more. This list will show you all the types of cables and inputs and the names of each. This list will also show you what the inputs on the back of your TV are called and what they are used for. See below for the chart and an explanation of each cable, port, input, and connector.
How to Make HDTV Audio and Video Connections
Understand the different jacks, ports, and wires including Firewire and HDMI
jacks to give your plasma or LCD HDTV the best audio and video quality
Display connectors like HDMI, DisplayPort, VGA, and DVI can be confusing.
What are the differences?
Which one should I use?
What is the name of each cable and connection?
HOW TO Understand Your TV Inputs
There are many different cable connections you can attach to your TV with several different cables
Find out how to connect to the best image
Explaining Display Connectors
An explanation of the different methods of connecting a display to a computer, including VGA, DVI, HDMI and DisplayPort
How to Connect an HDTV to Your Sound System or Home Theater
Connecting your HDTV television to your home theater or other sound system
The step-by-step instructions show you which cables to connect to what ports on your TV