Extron Intros Collaboration Systems with One-Gang Wall Plate Transmitters

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In its second UCC announcement in less than seven days, Extron has introduced the HC 402 Series of Meeting Space Collaboration Systems. They combine video switching, scaling, signal extension, and system control into a one-gang wallplate transmitter paired with a receiver. Wallplate transmitters are available in U.S. decora style and international EU and MK-style form […]

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Extron HC 404 Collaboration System Now Preconfigured for Zoom Room Control

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Extron just announced that the HC 404 Meeting Space Collaboration System is now available preconfigured to extend control capabilities to Zoom Rooms running on an Apple Mac. It provides a one-touch user experience for conferencing, collaboration and AV room control. A single interface on your Extron TouchLink Pro Series touch panel is all you need […]

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Extron Ships Larger Two-Way SoundField Pendant Speaker

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Extron has announced the immediate availability of the Extron SF 26PT, a two-way pendant loudspeaker for program or music playback in high-ceiling and open-ceiling applications. Taking inspiration from modern pendant lighting, the SF 26PT joins the SF 3PT pendant speaker, with an architecturally clean, patent-pending design that complements the aesthetic of contemporary interiors. The SF […]

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2019: The Year of AV-Over-IP — But Don’t Believe the Hype!

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There’s no doubt in my mind that 2019 will be the year we look back on that the industry transitioned from signal routing and distribution via HDMI and so-called “digital-media” to AV-over-IP. Certainly not the entire industry — just most of it. But buyer, specifier, installer and designer beware. Not all AV-over-IP is the same, […]

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Extron Ships New Four-Input 12G‑SDI Switcher for 4K/60 Video

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Extron announced the immediately availability of the SW4 12G HD-SDI, a four-input, two-output 12G-SDI switcher. It switches multi-rate SDI video, embedded audio and other ancillary data between four source devices and delivers simultaneous output signals to a pair of SDI displays or sink devices. The SW4 12G HD‑SDI supports video resolutions up to 4K/60, HDR, […]

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Extron XPA Ultra Amplifiers Are Shipping

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Extron is shipping its new XPA Ultra line of power amplifiers, a breakthrough that provides them with the ability to put more amplifier channels in a smaller space, with less radiated heat than ever before. All XPA Ultra amplifiers run cooler than other Class D amplifiers, extending component life and eliminating the need for ventilation […]

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Extron Debuts XTP HDMI 4K/60 Board with Integrated Dante Audio Output

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Extron just launched the XTP II CP 4o HD AT 4K PLUS, an XTP output board with four HDMI and four Dante digital audio outputs. It is HDCP 2.2 compliant and accommodates data rates up to 18 Gbps for support of video resolutions up to 4K/60 with 4:4:4 color. The Dante output adds the capability […]

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Extron Ships HDMI Optical Cables That Deliver 4K/60 Signals up to 300 Feet

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Extron has announced the availability of the HD Pro Plenum Series of active, hybrid optical-copper cables for high-speed transmission of HDMI digital video and audio signals. They support data rates up to 18 Gbps, video resolutions up to 4K/60 @ 4:4:4, HDR, EDID, HDCP and CEC, as well as all HDMI audio formats. These active […]

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Extron Ships 12G-SDI Cable Equalizer for 4K Video

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Extron announced the availability of the 12G HD-SDI 101, a one-input, one-output cable equalizer for multi-rate SDI digital video signals. It offers an economical solution for sending multi-rate SDI digital video signals over long coaxial cable runs. The 12G HD-SDI 101 supports all common serial digital video data rates up to 11.88 Gbps, while passing […]

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Extron Ships Four-Output 12G-SDI Distribution Amplifier for 4K/60 Video

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Extron is now shipping the DA4 12G HD-SDI, a compact four-output distribution amplifier for multi-rate SDI digital video signals. It supports all common serial digital video data rates up to 11.88 Gbps, while passing HDR, embedded audio and other ancillary data allowed by the SMPTE and ITU standards. Automatic input cable equalization adds up to […]

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Extron Introduces Ethernet Connected and Fully Customizable AV Control

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Extron just announced the NBP Series Network Button Panels, a new product family that brings control to a broad variety of AV applications. Network Button Panels connect to a control processor using standard Ethernet. These customizable, easy-to-use control panels work in conjunction with an IP Link Pro control processor, HC 403 or HC 404 to […]

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New Extron eBUS Button Panel Is AV Control in a Rack

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Extron just introduced the EBP 108 RAAP Rack Mount eBUS Button Panel. The EBP 108 RAAP is a fully-customizable AV system control interface designed for use with Extron eBUS-enabled control systems. This control panel connects to an IPCP Pro control processor to perform a wide variety of AV system functions such as power On/Off, input […]

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Extron Ships Four eBUS Button Panels with Field-Labelable Buttons

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Extron announced the availability of four new eBUS button panels with dual-color, field-labelable, backlit buttons. The EBP 50, EBP 103 D, EBP 104 EU and the EBP 104 MK are customizable and integration-friendly AV system control interfaces that work with any IPCP Pro control processor. A single eBUS button panel can be used as the […]

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Extron Ships IP Link Pro Control Processor With AC Power and Device Control

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Extron is now shipping the IPCP Pro PCS1 IP Link Pro control processor with AC power and device control. This control processor combines a variety of AV control ports and the ability to supply and manage device power. Featuring IEC power connectors and rated for 100-240 VAC, 50/60 Hz operation, the IPCP Pro PCS1 provides […]

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New Extron XPA Ultra Line of Amplifiers

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Extron just introduced a new line of XPA Ultra line of power amplifiers that provided the ability to put more amplifier channels in a smaller space, with less radiated heat. All XPA Ultra amplifiers run cooler than other Class D amplifiers, extending component life and eliminating the need for ventilation rack space. The XPA Ultra […]

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Extron Ships 7″ Touchpanel Built Into a Cable Cubby

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Extron is already shipping its TLP Pro 725C, a 7″ Series/2 Cable Cubby TouchLink Pro Touchpanel with a flip-up touchscreen built into an all metal cable access enclosure. Extron redesigned this latest TouchLink Pro touchpanel inside and out with a quad-core processor, eight times more memory and a higher resolution, 1024×600 capacitive touchscreen built with […]

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Extron IN1804 Series of 4K/60 Seamless Scaling Switchers Ships

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Extron is shipping the IN1804, a series of four-input scalers that provide video scaling, switching and new integration features. They support HDMI 2.0 data rates up to 18 Gbps and incorporate the company’s Vector 4K scaling engine with 4:4:4 chroma sampling and 30-bit internal video processing. Offering a host of features including seamless switching effects, […]

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Extron Intros 10″ Room Scheduling Panel

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Extron has announced the TLS 1025M, a 10″ panel for Extron Room Scheduling systems. This 10″ stand-alone TouchLink Scheduling panel connects directly to a variety of popular calendar services and requires no additional scheduling software or external processors. It’s has an integrated native 1280×800 capacitive edge-to-edge Gorilla Glass touchscreen that is scratch and smudge-resistant. The […]

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Extron Announces New Functionality for DMP 128 Plus Digital Matrix Processors

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Extron has announced firmware version 1.02 for the DMP 128 Plus Digital Matrix Processors. With this free firmware update, the four DMP 128 Plus C models support up to 12 independent channels of high performance AEC, up from eight channels, with no hardware changes. The three DMP 128 Plus AT models now also support Dante […]

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Extron Ships TLS 525M 5″ Scheduling and Room Booking Panel

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Extron is shipping its TLS 525M 5″ wall mount TouchLink scheduling panel. This stand-alone room scheduling panel connects directly to a variety of calendar services and requires no additional scheduling software or external processors. It uses a 800×480 capacitive edge-to-edge Gorilla Glass touchscreen that is scratch and smudge-resistant. The TLS 525M also features PoE (Power […]

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New Extron 10″ Wall Mount Touchpanel Has Gorilla Glass

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Extron Electronics just announced the availability of the TLP Pro 1025M TouchLink Pro Touchpanel – a 10″ wall mount with a quad-core processor, eight times more memory and a 1280×800 capacitive touchscreen built with scratch and smudge-resistant Corning Gorilla Glass. The TLP Pro 1025M connects PoE. The TLP Pro 1025M works with any Extron IP […]

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Extron Enters AV-Over-IP Market With Both 1-Gigabit and 10-Gigabit Systems

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Extron just launched itself into the AV-over-IP market with a family of products that distribute and switch video, audio and USB 2.0 signals over standard Ethernet networks (and they can send it over a network at 40 Mbps all the way up to 10-gigabit) — it’s called the NAV Series. Utilizing Extron’s patented PURE3 codec, NAV delivers […]

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Extron Ships HD CTL 100 to Automatically Turn On and Control Displays

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Extron debuted and is already shipping the HD CTL 100, marketed as an easy-to-use workspace controller. The Extron HD CTL 100 is designed for automatic display control in small meeting rooms and huddle spaces. With no remotes or buttons to press, when an active signal is connected to the HDMI input, the HD CTL 100 […]

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Extron Ships New 5″ Wall Mount Touchpanel

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Extron is shipping its TLP Pro 525M 5″ wall mount TouchLink Pro touchpanel. Redesigned, it uses a new quad-core processor with eight times more memory and an 800×480 capacitive touchscreen built with scratch and smudge-resistant edge-to-edge Corning Gorilla Glass. The TLP Pro 525M also features PoE which allows it to receive power and communication over […]

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Extron Launches ShareLink Pro 1000 Wireless and Wired Collaboration Gateway

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Extron just introduced the ShareLink Pro 1000 Wireless and Wired Collaboration Gateway, which enables anyone to present content from their computers, tablets or smartphones onto a display. And, its 4K 4096×2160 output (4:4:4 8 bit color) and wireless compatibility will differentiate them. Some unique features include something called WebShare, in which a technology displays slide images on attendee’s personal […]

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Extron Ships Compact Modular 4K Videowall Processor

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Extron has announced the availability of the Quantum Ultra 305, a 3U, 5-slot card frame that supports any combination of Quantum Ultra input and output cards. The Quantum Ultra 305 features a high-speed video bus with the same Extron HyperLane technology and real-time performance as the 6U, 10-slot Quantum Ultra 610. A single card frame […]

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Extron Expands Pendant Speaker Line with New Larger Two-Way Model

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Extron has introduced the Extron SF 26PT, a two-way pendant loudspeaker for high performance program or music playback in high-ceiling and open-ceiling applications. The SF 26PT is available in black or white, but is also paintable to fit in with any décor. The included Extron-exclusive PendantConnect speaker cable combines the speaker wires and steel support […]

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Extron Intros 12G-SDI Distribution Amplifier

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Extron has introduced the new DA4 12G HD‑SDI, a compact four‑output distribution amplifier for multi‑rate SDI digital video signals. It supports all common serial digital video data rates up to 11.88 Gbps, while passing HDR, embedded audio, and other ancillary data allowed by the SMPTE and ITU standards. Automatic input cable equalization adds up to […]

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Extron Intros IN1808 Series 4K/60 Presentation Switchers

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Extron just introduced the new IN1808 Series of eight-input seamless presentation switchers with 18 Gbps support and 4K/60 @ 4:4:4 video scaling. They feature the Extron’s Vector 4K scaling engine with 30-bit internal video processing and inputs like DisplayPort, HDMI and DTP2 along with an assignable input loop-through and simultaneous HDMI and DTP2 outputs. These […]

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Extron Debuts Larger 4K/60 HDMI Switchers with Ethernet Monitoring and Control

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Extron has introduced two new high-performance HDMI switchers that support data rates up to 18 Gbps and signals up to 4K/60 with 4:4:4 color sampling. The six-input SW6 HD 4K PLUS and the eight-input SW8 HD 4K PLUS are HDCP 2.2 compliant and support HDR, 12‑bit Deep Color, 3D and HD lossless audio formats. The […]

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