Lenovo® ThinkCentre M58 Small Form Factor HDMI® Output
Role of HDMI output in Lenovo ThinkCentre M58 Small Form Factor
HDMI (High Definition Multimedia Interface) is used as an interface for audiovisual equipment such as High Definition (HD) television and home theater devices. HDMI output in Lenovo ThinkCentre M58 Small Form Factor provides entertainment on a big screen by connecting it to the High Definition (HD) TV. When the HDMI signals are electrically synchronized with the signals in DVI (Digital Visual Interface), signal translation is not suggested and there would be no loss of audio or video output. HDMI is not capable to transmit the closed header information like subtitles for translating. These headers should be decoded and fixed as an image stream before transmitting through the cable. Lenovo ThinkCentre M58 Small Form Factor is powered by Intel Pentium Dual Core E5400 processor and Windows 7 Operating System.
Common issues with the HDMI output of Lenovo ThinkCentre M58 Small Form Factor and the tips to resolve are:
- Trouble with audio output
- Fading of HDMI signal
- Problem due to incompatibility
Trouble with audio output
One of the most familiar issues that could arise with the HDMI output of Lenovo ThinkCentre M58 Small Form Factor is the failure of audio system, when the cable is coupled to the HD TV. As a consequence of this, audio system could not output the sound. This issue might be removed by replacing the HDMI audio drivers and then rebooting Lenovo ThinkCentre M58 Small Form Factor.
Fading of HDMI signal
Transferring of high speed HDMI signals from Lenovo ThinkCentre M58 Small Form Factor is a complex process, when the frequencies of the signal are high. As the frequency increases, attenuation also increases due to the effect in the signal. Attenuation might also come in to action, when the connected cable length increases. When connecting from HDMI output to a TV, utilize a cable of small length. User could take the benefit of the HDMI Extender, which could be connected to the display end to repair any faults caused by the lengthy cables.
An additional issue with the HDMI output of Lenovo ThinkCentre M58 Small Form Factor is incompatibility. Sometimes, the transmitted signal would not get supported by the HDTV. This is one of the problems with the variation of compatibility in Lenovo ThinkCentre M58 Small Form Factor and the HDTV. When the color settings are not modified as required, this trouble might take place. User could solve this problem by decreasing the resolution of the system than that of the TV.