Atlona Intros 4K AV Extender with HDR

AT-CENT-301-CEAs-0816Atlona is introducing the Centum Series AT-CENT-301-CEA, a 4K AV extender with HDR (high dynamic range)that delivers 4K/UHD video @ 60 Hz (or 60FPS) with 4:4:4 chroma sampling and HDMI data rates up to 18 Gbps up to 330 feet.

The AT-CENT-301-CEA is HDCP 2.2 compliant and provides HDMI transmission up to 330 feet (100 meters) over category cable with embedded multi-channel audio. HDR and 4K/60 4:4:4 video extension are made possible through the use of VESA Display Stream Compression (DSC). This extender also supports Ethernet pass-through, RS232 and IR control and Power over Ethernet — the receiver is powered by the extender. EDID management features ensure proper audio formats and video resolutions are provided to the AV system.

The extender pair also supports the HDMI Audio Return Channel, with the ability to transmit digital audio from a television back to the transmitter, and then to an AV receiver via HDMI or a TOSLINK digital audio output. This allows easy integration of audio from over-the-air TV broadcasts and smart TV apps.

The AT-CENT-301-CEA is configured and managed by the company’s Atlona Management System (AMS) and will be available March 2017 for $1,499.99. Here are all the specs.