Ormond Beach, Fla. - DPL Laboratories said it's expanding its Digital Performance Level HDMI cable testing and certification program.
Products that are approved under the DPL Program will now feature a "Seal of Approval" insignia on their packaging. The program is said to conduct brand-blind testing in an independent laboratory.
DPL, which also announced the launch of a new Web site (
), bolstered the announcement with the news that PPC, the cable and connector manufacturer of the Perfect Path line, will join the company's Seal of Approval program as a participating member.
"Partnering with DPL Labs is a great match for PPC," said Eric Bodley, VP and general manager, consumer products for PPC, in a statement. "With DPL's commitment to helping bring superior HDMI solutions to the market, as well as educating dealers and installers about advanced technologies and techniques, DPL couldn't be more perfectly aligned with core principles enthusiastically embraced by the whole team at PPC."