A German Company Will Be at InfoComm With 8K Transmission System, Claims Six Miles

Germany-based Guntermann & Drunck GmbH and its subsidiary G&D North America Inc. is debuting at InfoComm 2017 an 8K resolution (7680×4320) capable KVM product.

One of these 8K solutions is the KVM extender DP1.2-VisionXG. The KVM extender system consists of a computer module and a user module. It allows users to operate their computers remotely while benefitting from the pixel-perfect, uncompressed transmission of high-resolution DisplayPort videos over distances up to 10,000-meter (6.2 miles). The device is available in variants with up to four video channels. KVM extender DP1.2-VisionXG-MC4 for is designed for video transmission of 4K and 8K at 60 Hz (4:4:4 Chroma sub-sampling).

The DP1.2-VisionXG uses optical fibers for the dedicated transmission. Thus, the system provides enough bandwidth for uncompressed, high-resolution DisplayPort 1.2 video signals, keyboard/mouse, RS232, USB2.0 and audio.

With a network port, a web interface, monitoring, syslog, SNMP, screen freeze function and a redundant power supply, the DP1.2-VisionXG offers numerous features designed for mission-critical applications.

Here are the tech specs.