Atlona Ships 4K HDR-Capable HDMI Audio De-Embedder and Downmixer

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Atlona is now shipping its new AT-HDR-M2C audio converter. Designed for commercial or residential playback of multi-channel source content via displays, distributed audio systems, and whole-house audio systems, the AT-HDR-M2C extracts, decodes, and downmixes multi-channel PCM, Dolby and DTS audio from HDMI sources. The AT-HDR-M2C delivers stereo downmixed audio over HDMI, analog unbalanced audio, and TOSLINK digital audio outputs. It also simultaneously passes through the HDMI input with no downmixing. The successor to Atlona’s popular AT-HD-M2C and AT-UHD-M2C-BAL, the AT-HDR-M2C […]

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Atlona to Expand OmniStream AV-over-IP Capabilities 

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Atlona has announced a firmware update to its OmniStream AV-over-IP platform that will add 4K and HDR compatibility, video wall processing, HDCP 2.2 compliance and AES67 audio over IP interoperability.Topping the list of new features is the addition of encoding and decoding of UHD @ 60 Hz 4:4:4 (8-bit color) chroma sub-sampling. This feature will be available as an optional licensed upgrade for the OmniStream 111 (AT-OMNI-111) single-channel […]

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Atlona to Debut HDR-Capable 4K HDMI-Over-HDBaseT Extender Kit at InfoComm

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  Atlona will unwrap its newest HDBaseT extender at InfoComm 2017 this week aimed at both residential AV applications and commercial installations. The AT-HDR-EX-70-2PS transmitter/receiver kit is spec’d to extend 4K/UHD HDMI signals over HDBaseT with support for High Dynamic Range (HDR) formats. Using what they term as “visually lossless” compression with no latency, the AT-HDR-EX-70-2PS uses HDBaseT to support sending 4K/UHD at 60 Hz with 4:4:4 chroma sampling via CAT6a or CAT7 cable up to 130 feet (40 meters). The AT-HDR-EX-70-2PS supports […]

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Atlona Enters USB-based PTZ Camera Market with an Average Product

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Atlona will use InfoComm 2017 to launch the company’s first PTZ conferencing camera. Built for use with Atlona’s HDVS-300 Series soft codec conferencing solution, the AT-HDVS-CAM, coupled with the AT-UHD-HDVS-300-KIT, are designed to form a collaboration solution including auto AV switching, USB and HDMI extension, and display control for PC-based conferencing using software and cloud-based […]

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Atlona to Unveil HDMI and USB-C HDBaseT Wall Plate Switcher

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Atlona will introduce its new AT-HDVS-210U-TX-WP 2×1 wall plate switcher and HDBaseT transmitter at InfoComm 2017. The company says this is AV industry’s first HDBaseT switcher/transmitter with both USB-C (think Apple MacBook connector) input support, the AT-HDVS-210U-TX-WP — which also supports HDMI connectivity.The AT-HDVS-210U-TX-WP enables video up to 4K/UHD at 60Hz with 4:2:0 chroma subsampling to be transmitted over 328 feet (100 meters) with embedded audio, control and Ethernet signals. It has one HDMI and one […]

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Atlona Ships Color-Matching, Two-Input Wall Plate Switcher Aimed at Small Rooms

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Atlona is now shipping a new black version of the AT-HDVS-200-TX-WP-BLK 2×1 wall plate switcher for HDMI and VGA inputs with HDBaseT output. Designed for small systems, the AT-HDVS-200-TX-WP-BLK combines auto-switching with built-in automatic display control (simple control of basic functions like on/off, input switching, etc.) and the single-cable simplicity of Ethernet-enabled HDBaseT signal transmission. The AT-HDVS-200-TX-WP-BLK features one HDMI input, one VGA input and one always-on 3.5-millimeter […]

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Atlona Prepares North American Debut of AV Innovations in Collaboration and Control at InfoComm 2017

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Atlona will debut several key new innovations at InfoComm 2017 in Orlando, with a focus on emerging trends in collaboration and control across commercial AV environments. Cloud-Based Control Atlona will present live demonstrations at Booth 3961 to showcase several technological advances and industry firsts. This includes the North American debut of Velocity, Atlona’s all-new AV system control platform for Atlona and third-party […]

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Atlona Brings New HDR-Compatible 4K AV Devices to Market

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Atlona’s new 4K capable JunoX Series switcher and two Rondo Series video distribution amplifiers are shipping. All three products support 4K/UHD (up to 3840×2400) video @ 60 Hz with 4:4:4 chroma sampling (8-bit color) and HDMI data rates up to 18 Gbps. The JunoX Series (AT-JUNO-451) is a 4×1 HDMI switcher that meets the HDMI 2.0a specification, and passes metadata for HDR content. In addition, its HDCP 2.2 compliant, supports HDMI Audio Return Channel and includes a […]

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Atlona Ships AT-HDR-M2C Audio Converter

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Atlona is now shipping its AT-HDR-M2C audio converter to extract, down-mix and convert multi-channel HDMI source audio to two-channel HDMI, TOSLINK and analog audio. The HDR-M2C has an HDMI input with pass-through capability and also strips multi-channel PCM, Dolby and DTS audio and outputs 2.0 stereo signals over HDMI, two-channel analog unbalanced audio and TOSLINK digital audio outputs. The HDR-M2C audio converter includes EDID management features as well as audio volume and bass / treble controls, all available via Ethernet […]

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Atlona Launches New Program for Education Market 

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Atlona is strengthening its support and partnership initiatives in the education market through its new Atlona Education Program (AEP), which will simplify how K-12 and higher education institutions acquire, implement, manage and maintain AV technology solutions on campus.To build Atlona’s partnerships in the education market and nurture the program, Atlona has promoted its former southeast regional sales manager, Joel Carroll, to the newly created position of business development manager, education markets.The AEP was created to partner with education technology managers, […]

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Atlona Starts to Ship OmniStream AV-over-IP Products 

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The Atlona OmniStream product line is their first foray into the its first line of AV-over-IP products. The OmniStream family consists of five products to integrate and distribute 4K/UHD video (@60Hz 4:2:0 Chroma Sub-sampling), audio, and RS-232 control over Gigabit Ethernet networks — albeit compressed. The OmniStream line has dual-channel encoding and decoding, redundant AV networks and streams, encrypted content distribution, broadcast-quality 4K video compression (if you […]

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Atlona Ships 4K HDR EDID Emulator

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Atlona is now shipping its Etude Sync (AT-ETU-SYNC) EDID Emulator, specifically for video format compatibility, signal integrity and EDID communication in commercial and residential AV systems. It supports HDR (high dynamic range) video as well as 4K/UHD @ 60 Hz with 4:4:4 chroma sampling and provides EDID emulation and Hot Plug Detect communication between HDMI […]

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New Atlona Velocity Is Cloud-Based AV System Control

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Atlona introduced Velocity today — basically it’s a cloud-based control system. Velocity is comprised of three elements: Velocity Control Suite, Velocity Control Gateway and Velocity Touch Panels. The Velocity Control Suite is the cloud-based service to create and manage AV control projects by client, client sites, and specific locations such as rooms. An integrator accesses […]

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Atlona Debuts New 4K HDR Devices at ISE

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Atlona will introduce two new products for addressing AV integration-related challenges at the forthcoming ISE 2017 show, both specifically for AV systems with HDR (high dynamic range) video as well as 4K/UHD @ 60 Hz with 4:4:4 chroma sampling. To be presented at Stand 5-S92 at the Amsterdam RAI from February 7-10, the new Atlona […]

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Atlona Launches Universal AV Switching for Wired and Wireless Sources with AT-UHD-SW-510W

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Atlona will introduce the AT-UHD-SW-510W, the latest member of its five-input SW Series of 4K/UHD integration solutions for AV signal switching and extension, at the forthcoming ISE 2017 show (February 7-10, Amsterdam RAI, Stand 5-S92). Atlona says the SW-510W is the first product of its kind to integrate switching for both wired and wireless AV […]

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Atlona Ships 4K Matrix

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Atlona announces the debut of the AT-UHD-CLSO-840, an eight-input, four-output 4K HDMI and HDBaseT matrix switcher built for videoconferencing, multi-screen presentations and divisible room installations. The CLSO-840 offers both local and remote inputs and outputs for flexibility across AV formats and connectivity options, aimed at classroom, corporate and hospitality environments. The new matrix has five […]

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Atlona Intros Flagship 4K Matrix Designed for Videoconferencing, Presentation, and Education

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Adding a new member at the top of its line of commercial market AV matrix switchers, Atlona introduced the AT-UHD-CLSO-840 (4K @60Hz 4:2:0), an eight-input, four-output 4K HDMI and HDBaseT switcher designed for applications including videoconferencing, multi-screen presentations and divisible room installations often specified for classroom, corporate or hospitality environments. The new matrix is equipped […]

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NYDSW: NEC Display Partners Introduce Their Signal Processing Solutions at the New York Showcase

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At the New York Digital Signage Week, several manufacturers presented their signal processing solutions and integration with NEC at the NEC New York Partner Showcase. Green Hippo showed off its AViary range of dedicated installation products. Datapath introduced the iolite controller and and wall control software. Atlona talked about their soft codec integration transmitter and […]

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Atlona Adds Backlit Keypad

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Atlona just introduced an eight-button network keypad, Model AT-ANC-108D, for Atlona IP-controlled AV switchers equipped for single channel output, including single channel mirrored output components. Designed for remote configuration, the keypad uses Power over Ethernet technology a single CATx cable handles both signal and power. Combined with Atlona IP-controllable switching products for huddle spaces, classrooms […]

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Atlona Ships 4K Collaboration System Using HDBaseT

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Atlona announced that it is now shipping its AT-UHD-HDVS-300-KIT, an HDBaseT-equipped collaboration system that provides 4K AV switching, USB and HDMI extension, and system control for PC-based conferencing using Skype for Business, WebEx, and GoToMeeting cloud services. The AT-UHD-HDVS-300-KIT consists of the AT-UHD-HDVS-300-TX, which serves as the conferencing hub, video switch and HDBaseT transmitter, and […]

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Atlona Intros 4K AV Extender with HDR

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Atlona 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 […]

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Atlona Ships Eight-Output 4K/UHD Distribution Amplifier

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Atlona announced it is now shipping its eight-output 4K/UHD distribution amplifier that features HDMI-to-HDBaseT distribution of 4K/UHD @ 60 Hz (4:2:0 Chroma sampling) video, HDBaseT transmission up to 70 meters, HDCP 2.2 support, and Power over Ethernet (PoE). The AT-UHD-CAT-8 also provides EDID management and advanced display control functions through Consumer Electronics Control (CEC) for […]

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Atlona Ships Latest UHD HDMI to HDBaseT Distribution Amplifiers

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Atlona is now shipping three new products aimed at both residential and commercial markets, the AT-UHD-CAT-4 and AT-UHD-CAT-4ED HDMI to HDBaseT distribution amplifiers and AT-HDVS-150-RX HDBaseT receiver with built-in scaling. The AT-UHD-CAT-4 and AT-UHD-CAT-4ED (extended distance) 4K/UHD HDMI to HDBaseT distribution amplifiers both models include Power over Internet (PoE) for powering remote receivers, pass-through HDMI […]

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Atlona Unveils OmniStream, IP-Based AV Distribution Line with Dual-Channel 4K/UHD Encoder and Decoder

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Atlona today launched OmniStream, its first line of networked AV products designed for integrating and distributing 4K/UHD video, audio and RS-232 control over Gigabit Ethernet networks. Consisting of five products, the OmniStream line features high density, dual-channel encoding and decoding; redundant AV networks and streams; encrypted content distribution; network error resilience; broadcast-quality 4K video compression […]

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Atlona Ships 4K Switcher Featuring HDMI/HDBaseT Inputs

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Atlona announced that its new premier commercial-market 4K switcher, the AT-UHD-SW-5000ED, is now shipping.  The five-input switcher includes two HDBaseT inputs and mirrored HDMI/HDBaseT outputs, offering integrators more flexibility in designing boardroom, classroom and other AV presentation systems. The SW-5000ED supports 4K/UHD@60 Hz, 4:2:0 video (10.2 Gbps) and transmits AV signals along with Ethernet, Power […]

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Atlona to Debut OmniStream, IP-Based AV 4K/UHD Encoder and Decoder at InfoComm

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Atlona this week launched OmniStream, its first line of networked AV products line that’s spec’d to allow 4K/UHD video, audio and RS232 control over Gigabit Ethernet. Consisting of five products: AT-OMNI-111 Single-Channel Networked AV Encoder AT-OMNI-112 Dual-Channel Networked AV Encoder AT-OMNI-121 Single-Channel Networked AV Decoder AT-OMNI-122 Dual-Channel Networked AV Decoder AT-OMNI-232 Dual-Channel Dante Networked Audio […]

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Atlona Ships 4K/UHD Switcher

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Atlona’s new 4K/UHD AV switcher, the AT-UHD-CLSO-612ED, is a six-input switcher featuring built-in 4K scaling (up to 30Hz 4:4:4), mirrored HDBaseT and HDMI outputs and AV signal extension up to 100 meters. Featuring display control and automatic input selection, the new switcher can act as a central component for a fully automated boardroom or classroom […]

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Atlona Expands 4K Switcher Line Featuring HDMI/HDBaseT Inputs

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Atlona today expanded its commercial-market SW-5 Series of five-input 4K switchers with the AT-UHD-SW-5000ED. The new switcher includes two HDBaseT inputs and mirrored HDMI/HDBaseT outputs. The SW-5000ED supports 4K/UHD@60 Hz, 4:2:0 video (10.2 Gbps) and transmits AV signals along with Ethernet, Power over Ethernet, and control over a single cable to displays up to 328 […]

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Atlona Intros 4K Switcher with Ethernet Support for HDBaseT Transmitters and Receivers

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Atlona has introduced the AT-UHD-CLSO-612ED, a six-input switcher features built-in 4K scaling (converts any resolution up to 4K @ 30 Hz to any common resolution), mirrored HDBaseT and HDMI outputs, and AV signal extension with Ethernet support. It’s aimed at the educational and small conference room markets. The UHD-CLSO-612ED is equipped with two HDBaseT inputs, […]

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Atlona Unveils 4K Collaboration System For Cloud-Based Conferencing Services

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Atlona has introduced its first HDBaseT-equipped collaboration system providing 4K AV switching, USB and HDMI extension, and system control for PC-based conferencing using Skype, WebEx and GoToMeeting cloud services. The two-piece system, the AT-UHD-HDVS-300-KIT, uses a single category (CATx) cable connection between a conferencing hub and a 4K display with USB camera. The HDVS-300-KIT consists […]

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Atlona Ships HDVS-200 Series Switcher and Scaler with HDMI and VGA over HDBaseT

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Atlona started shipping its HDVS-200 Series of auto-switching extension and scaling products for Ethernet-enabled HDMI and VGA content via HDBaseT. There are two new models, the three-input AT-HDVS-200-TX switcher/transmitter and AT-HDVS-200-RX receiver/scaler. Used in tandem for huddle space systems, the HDVS-200 Series components offer an extensive array of AV system features, including auto switching for […]

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