Gefen Intros DisplayPort 1.2 Fiber-Optic Extender at ISE

 from Core Brands today introduced the EXT-DP-4K600-1SC extender that claims to allow systems integrators to place 4K 600 MHz DisplayPort 1.2 sources and displays up to 660 feet apart with full optical isolation. 

The EXT-DP-4K600-1SC extends HDCP 2.2, HDCP 1.4 and DPCP compliant DisplayPort 600 MHz 4K audio/video over fiber. WQUXGA (3840×2400), 4K Ultra HD (3840×2160), and 4K Cinema — DCI (4096×2160), up to 60 Hz frame rate and 4:4:4 Chroma sub-sampling are supported. The AV signal can be extended up to 200 meters or 660 feet, over a single strand of SC-terminated 50/125 µm OM3 or better multi-mode fiber-optic cable. 

The EXT-DP-4K600-1SC provides full electrical isolation between the sender and the receiver, meeting the stringent safety and EMC requirements for critical applications. When used with a pair of Gefen EXT-PS52AU-M-1.3-6-AL power supplies, this extender is compliant with medical safety and EMC standards EN 60601-1 and EN 60601-1-2. The EXT-DP-4K600-1SC can be powered from sources and displays featuring powered USB ports, or by using external power supplies.

The Gefen EXT-DP-4K600-1SC is available now, and lists for $2,199. Here are the details.