Intended Use(s): Home Theater | Computer A/V | Digital Signage
The HDMI IR Extender sends flawless HDMI and IR signals over two economical CAT-5 cables.
Extending state-of-the-art digital video displays, computer monitors and IR control signals has never been easier.
Distances of up to 150 feet at 1080p resolution (300 feet at 1080i resolution) are guaranteed to perform beautifully, giving you a reliable method of all-digital extension while streamlining your installation cabling needs.
How It Works
At the A/V source end, you connect the HDMI IR CAT-5 Extender Sender unit to your HDMI source and its IR blaster to your devices IR eye using the supplied cables. At the remote end, your HDMI display connects to the HDMI IR Extender's Receiver unit. Two CAT-5 cables connect the Sender and the Receiver units to each other, allowing for up to 300 feet of A/V source extension. Power-cycle all equipment and you will experience remote HDTV extension with full IR control of your HDMI source.
For a sleeker appearance of your A/V equipment and greater installation flexibility, optional Gefen IR eye (EXT-RMT-EXTIR) can be used to completely hide the HDMI IR Receiver. Note:
The HDMI IR CAT-5 system is HDCP compliant.