KanexPro Adds Active Optical Cable to Product Lineup

kanexpro-logoBrea, Calif. – January 23, 2017 – KanexPro, an industry‐leading provider of connectivity solutions to the IT and A/V markets, announces the Active Optical Cable (AOC), an HDMI 2.0 cable with Ethernet designed with premium craftsmanship to deliver UltraHD up to 18 Gbps. The Active Optical Cable accepts the same electrical inputs as traditional copper cables and instead utilizes optical fiber between the connectors to extend HDMI signals with zero loss or latency.

The Active Optical Cable (AOC) from KanexPro delivers uncompressed 4K resolutions with 32 audio channels for multi‐dimensional immersive audio with up to 1536 kHz sample frequency for high‐quality audio. Available in lengths of 30 meters, 50 meters or 100 meters, the Active Optical Cable has an integrated USB connector to draw power from the display and dynamic synchronization of video and audio streams. Supporting sub‐sampling rates of 4:4:4, 4:2:2 and 4:2:0 YUC with deep color and HDR, the AOC is resistant to EMI and RF interference to provide users with noise‐free video and audio. The Active Optical Cable is HDCP compliant and supports wide angle theatrical 21:9 video aspect ratio, 3D and 4Kx2K.

“Our Active Optical Cables provide integrators with a reliable, robust solution for transmitting high‐ quality audio and video,” said Kashyap Khetia, product marketing manager for KanexPro. “We’re pleased to announce this launch and we invite those attending ISE 2017 to visit our booth to learn more about our Active Optical Cables, as well as many of the other connectivity solutions we provide throughout North America, Europe, Asia and South America.”

Visit KanexPro at Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2017 in Amsterdam from February 7‐10, 2017 in stand 14‐K142. F or more information on KanexPro, please visit http://kanexpro.com.