Extron Introduces HDMI Audio Embedder with Support for 4K

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Extron just introduced the HAI 100 4K, an audio embedder that embeds two-channel analog audio or digital two-channel S/PDIF audio onto the HDMI output signal. The HAI 100 4K includes an HDMI input, analog stereo audio and S/PDIF audio inputs, as well as an HDMI output. It is HDCP compliant, supports data rates up to […]

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AptoVision Announces BlueRiver 400, a 4K to IT Chip

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AptoVision (known by most of you for their BlueRiver NT stuff that companies use to send HDMI and RGB via the network) has announced BlueRiver 400, an integrated chipset for processing and extending  4K/60/4:4:4 AV signals. The new chipset incorporates Plethora, AptoVision’s newly engine for advanced audio and video signal processing, and claims to deliver […]

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MediaWall V 4K UHD Display Processor Adds Multiple Wall Capability

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RGB Spectrum’s MediaWall V 4K UHD video wall processors can now do multiple walls. The multiple wall option lets you operate up to 3 independent walls from a single MediaWall V processor. This option is designed for security operations centers (SOCs), emergency operations centers (EOCs), control rooms, and other applications where you have more than […]

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Zytronic Intros 85″ 4K Capacitive Touch at ISE

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Zytronic will be showing an 85” 4K touch screen, an innovative curved multi-touch kiosk, and demonstrating a new object recognition function for touch tables. Without doubt the 85” 4K monitor will be the most eye-catching feature of the Zytronic stand at ISE. Retailers and other users are increasingly seeking larger and larger screens to create […]

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Analog Way NeXtage 08 at ISE 2016

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Analog Way’s NeXtage 08 is the company’s newest seamless switcher designed for live events. It includes eight inputs (four HDMI, six DVI-D and two DisplayPort — each with its own scaler) and two outputs (independent seamless mix layers for each). The switcher is capable of input resolutions up to 2560×1600, and outputs can be scaled […]

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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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ZeeVee to Launch New Video Distribution Products at ISE 2016

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ZeeVee (Zv) will be demonstrating its new video distribution solutions, ZyPer4K CATx  and ZyPerMX at the ISE 2016 Show in Amsterdam, February 9 – 12 in hall 10 at stand N151, at the Amsterdam RAI. The new ZyPer4k CATx expands upon the ZyPer4K platform, the only solution today that switches and distributes uncompressed Ultra-HD (4K) […]

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PrimeView Launches 32″ 4K Display

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Primeview USA has introduced a 32″ UHD LED LCD monitor to the market. The new display expands the company’s 4K UHD (3840×2160) line to under 40 inches (also going up to 98 inches diagonal) to fit a vast range of budgets and size of space in control rooms, medical environments, gaming, museums and digital signage. It’s specified as having 10-bit color. […]

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Wolf to Debut Two 4K-Ready D-ILA Home Cinema Projectors at CES

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Wolf Cinema will release upgrades to four existing home theater projectors as well as two new projector and processor ensembles, built around sixth-generation, three-chip D-ILA light engine technologies. According to Wolf, the existing four platforms – models SDC-8, SDC-10, SDC-12 and SDC-15 – have been upgraded to provide for compatibility with Ultra HD/4K consumer video content.  Starting at […]

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Extron XTP Fiber Optic Receiver With Vector 4K Scaling Ships

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Extron is now shipping its XTP SFR HD 4K, an XTP scaling receiver for extending video, audio, bidirectional control, and Ethernet over one fiber optic cable. It accepts signals from XTP Fiber transmission products, and incorporates the Extron’s new Vector 4K scaling engine, specifically engineered for 4K applications. For streamlined integration, it features on‑screen menus, […]

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Vivitek Takes Aim at Barco ClickShare With New Collaborative NovoPRO

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Vivitek Corporation today announced it’s shipping the $799 NovoPRO — taking aim at Barco’s ClickShare product. Vivitek’s NovoPRO collaborative and interactive wireless BYOD “system” offers the same advanced feature set as the bestselling NovoConnect, but on a Quad-Core processor. Equipped with UltraHD 4K support (Buyer Beware: no color bit-depth specified thus, it likely doesn’t do 4K @ 60Hz or […]

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Delvcam Introduces 4K UHD Multi-Format, Quad-View Broadcast Monitor

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Delvcam today launched its new broadcast-quality 4K UHD 28-inch monitor that offers full screen, split screen, and quad viewing options as well as inputs for 3G‐SDI, HDMI, VGA, DVI and audio. The monitor is designed for in-studio and in-field ENG news crews or live event’s monitoring for TV stations, production studios and directors for live […]

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Extron Ships 4K HDMI Matrix Switchers with Audio De-Embedding

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Extron is shipping its DXP 1616 HD 4K and DXP 168 HD 4K, the first two models in a new series of high performance HDMI matrix switchers for resolutions up to 4K (capable of 4096×2160 @30Hz at 4:4:4 and 4096×2160 @60Hz at 4:2:0). They are HDCP compliant, and support data rates to 10.2 Gbps, Deep Color […]

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New Crestron DigitalMedia I/O Cards Enable Distribution of HDCP 2.2 Protected 4K Content

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Crestron is now shipping five new HDCP 2.2 compliant DigitalMedia input and output cards, making it possible to upgrade DM systems to distribute HDCP 2.2 protected 4K content (color bit depth up to 4:4:4 @ 30Hz and 4:2:0 @ 60Hz). To add HDCP 2.2 sources, systems integrators need only switch out the currently installed DM […]

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RGB SPectrum’s New MediaWall V Video Wall Processor Ships

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RGB Spectrum’s MediaWall V display processor now includes a second, larger chassis and expanded features bringing more flexibility and capability to the product line. The new Model 550 MediaWall V wall processor offers more inputs and outputs in high definition (HD) and 4K/ultra high definition (UHD) formats (but, no specification for color bit depth). Input […]

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Comprehensive Announces Pro AV/IT 1×4 4K HDMI Splitter with CEC System

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Comprehensive just debuted its Pro AV/IT 1×4 4K splitter with CEC system reset and EDID capability. Dubbed the CDA-HD400EK, it is designed to distribute 4K video (12-bit color capable) to four simultaneous HDMI outputs from a single HDMI input. Comprehensive says it also supports 3D with resolutions up to 4Kx2K at 30Hz. With selectable EDID settings the source unit responds […]

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Pyramid Claims Its Polytouch 55″ 4K Is World’s First Multi-Touch UHD Display

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The Freiburg based Pyramid Computer GmbH is introducing its new polytouch 55 4K monitor for digital signage applications. With a native 4K panel (3840x2160px), the polytouch 55 4K is integrated with interactive multi-touch. The polytouch 55 4K is available in two versions: Either as all-in-one multi-touch system with integrated panel PC or as stand-alone multi-touch […]

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CEDIA Report Finds New Connected Home Technologies and Rising Consumer Confidence Will Translate to Record Growth for its Members

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As more American homeowners purchase high-end home entertainment, lighting control, whole home control and security systems, the professionals they turn to for help in selecting and installing the components are reaping the rewards. The residential electronic systems industry will realize a third straight year of growth, according to a new report issued today by CEDIA […]

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SunBriteTV Intros 4K/UHD Outdoor 84-Inch TV

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At CEDIA, SunBriteTV has announced its entry into 4K UHD with two new outdoor televisions. The rugged 84-inch Pro Series model (SB-8418UHD), with the company’s largest screen size to date, and the slimmer 55-inch Signature Series unit (SB-5574UHD) are among the first 4K-enabled weatherproof televisions available on the market. The 84” makes it two outdoor […]

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Crestron Ships Wall-plate Tx/Rx for 4K HDMI

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Crestron is shipping a new 4K wall plate transmitter (DM-TX-4K-100-C-1G) and receiver (DM-RMC-4K-100-C-1G) pair integrated with built-in serial and IR ports control. Both are direct replacements for the DM-TX1-C-1G and DM-RX1-C-1G and are HDBaseT compliant. Available in black or white single-gang, decors-style plates, Crestron says they are low-cost 4K transmitters that can be powered using […]

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BTX Announces Fiber-Based Plenum HDMI Assemblies for 4K Video Up to 100 Meters

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BTX Technologies announced today that it is introducing HDMI cables (fiber-based) for 4K applications in a variety of lengths from 5 meters to 100 meters. These new fiber-based assemblies are considered lightweight and work in tight spaces, like floor boxes, and include EDID transmission.  They support high definition (1080p) and ultra-high definition (4K) video, deep […]

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Extron Ships Three New 4K Switchers for DisplayPort, HDMI, and VGA

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The Extron DTP T DSW 4K 233 and DTP T DSW 4K 333 are three-input switchers for sending DisplayPort, HDMI or analog video, audio and control over a shielded CATx cable to Extron DTP-enabled products. The DTP T DSW 4K 233 extends signals up to 230 feet (70 meters), while the DTP T DSW 4K […]

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Atlona Ships 4K HDMI Matrix Switchers

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Atlona has begun shipping its two new 4K HDMI-to-HDMI switchers, the AT-UHD-H2H-88M, an 8×8 matrix, and the 4×4 AT-UHD-H2H-44M. Introduced in June at the InfoComm show, both switchers are specified for 4K/UHD video @ 60 Hz and support content with HDCP 2.2 copy protection. Ideal for professional HDMI signal routing where a number of AV sources must be shared among four or eight […]

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Christie Demos World’s First 4K OmniDirectional 3DLP Projector Running 120Hz

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Christie is introducing the Christie Mirage 304K projector featuring 120Hz and omnidirectional capabilities June 24-26 at IVR, Japan’s largest 3D and high definition image technology exhibition. Delivering 30,000 lumens and 3DLP technology, the Christie Mirage 304K is designed for 3D applications and advanced visualization for industries including automotive, location-based entertainment, government, military, oil and gas, […]

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Atlona Unveils Lineup of Switchers and Scalers With HDMI and VGA Transmission Over HDBaseT

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Atlona introduced two new series of switchers and scalers, the HDVS-150 Series and HDVS-200 Series, with four new switchers. Designed to expand the input capabilities of the company’s UHD-CLSO-824 matrix switcher, the HDVS-150 series includes the AT-HDVS-150-TX, a three-input HDBaseT switcher and AT-HDVS-150-TX-WP, a two-input HDBaseT wall plate switcher, that extend cable runs of both […]

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Kramer Announces New VIA Releases

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Kramer last week launched three new VIA products: VIA PAD, an instant-present USB touch device,VIA Site Management (an IT software solution for VIA administrators) and collaboration software enhancements for VIA Collage and VIA Connect PRO. VIA Collage is Kramer’s wireless BYOD meeting solution for any size meeting space. VIA Connect PRO offers wireless BYOD solutions […]

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Panasonic Debuts 4K Projector That’s Really 5K

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Panasonic just introduced at InfoComm the PT-DZ21KU, the company’s first beyond 4K screen resolution projector. The PT-DZ21KU projector was shown performing image projection mapping onto a Tesla Model S (here’s the video we shot of it at InfoComm). The PT-DZ21KU 4K+ Projector With 4K+ screen resolution (5,120×3,200) and Quad Pixel Drive technology and they say […]

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Crestron Adds Microsoft Surface Hub Meeting Room Packages

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Crestron has extended the meeting room experience for Surface Hub users by natively integrating Microsoft’s large format collaboration device with Crestron control technology. The solution is available in two complete turnkey packages, plus optional accessories. Built on the Crestron .AV Framework platform, these packages designed for Surface Hub deployments can be configured from Crestron’s TSW […]

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ATOMOS Racks the 4K/UHD Shogun Studio

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Harnessing the latest recorder, monitor and playback technology with class leading Atomos usability and affordability, the Shogun Studio reinvents what is capable within a 3RU rack product. Designed from the ground up with the rack environment in mind, the Shogun Studio has an extensive recorder, monitor and playback deck feature set, making it perfect for […]

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