How to Split an SDI Signal and Why It Is the Professional Standard

An SDI splitter takes an audio/video signal and “splits” it into many. SDI splitters distribute AV signals to multiple displays over long distances retaining maximum quality and providing minimal degradation. There are multiple SDI signals: 3G, 6G, and 12G. These are the bit rates of video. 3G transfers 3 Gbit/s of video data while 12G transfers 12 Gbit/s. 3G-SDI is […]

Why Do I Need an HDMI Extender?

HDMI extenders solve a common dilemma of trying to connect HDMI sources to TVs far away in different rooms or offices. This is because HDMI cables max out at about 50 feet before signal degradation kicks in. Ever experience your display lagging, pixelating, or even completely going out? You may just need an HDMI extender.     HDMI extenders are […]

The Best Value Video Switcher for Live Streaming

Professional video switchers for film and TV cost upwards of tens of thousands of dollars. For the majority of people and applications, that’s way out of budget and simply unnecessary for all that production power. BZBGEAR has a perfectly balanced video switcher providing broadcast-quality audio and video, yet is markedly affordable. Introducing the BG-HDVS42U.   BG-HDVS42U Overview The BG-HDVS42U is […]

Set-and-Forget Auto Tracking PTZ Camera Is the Ultimate Cameraman

Look ma, no hands! The exciting BZBGEAR® LVUPTZ series cameras with auto tracking are surely making video crews worldwide envious. With no need for an operating cameraman, the LVUPTZ series automatically pans, tilts, and zooms to follow the presenter as they move around their environment. The set-and-forget programming renders the need for an operator obsolete, making sure auto tracking is […]

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Stem Audio Debuts Complete Conference Room Ecosystem

Stem Audio, the new subsidiary of Phoenix Audio, debuted their revolutionary conference room solution in the Stem Audio Ecosystem at InfoComm 2019. The Stem Audio Ecosystem is tout to be a complete toolbox of five networkable devices that can be mixed and matched into any meeting environment. The system design aims to relieve the hardships experienced by IT professionals and […]

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ATEN VP2730 Enables An Intuitive Connection Experience

YT Liang, product manager at ATEN, showed off the VP2730 at InfoComm 2019. The VP2730 is a multi-in-one presentation switcher that combines a video matrix switch with scaler, streaming, HDBaseT extender, audio mixer, and analog-to-digital converter functions into a single compact unit. The VP2730 allows for larger meetings and enables collaboration between local and remote participants in lecture halls, video […]

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PTC-140, RMC-300C Are The Perfect Camera Control Combo

Rob Read, director of business development at Datavideo, showed us their HD PTZ camera and control solutions in the PTC-140 and RMC-300C at InfoComm 2019. Stunning Full HD resolution with simple multi-camera control makes this the perfect combo for live video productions, conferences, and more.     The PTC-140 is a low-cost SDI/HDMI PTZ camera featuring a 1/2.8 inch CMOS […]

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HuddlePair Is The Ultimate Duo In Video Conferencing

At InfoComm 2019, Paul Richards and HuddleCamHD introduced the HuddlePair—the newest member to their line of video conferencing solutions. The HuddlePair combines the industry’s leading wireless USB speakerphone, the HuddlePod Air, with a new wide angle USB camera. This tag team makes for one heck of a collaboration for your collaborations. This webcam and speakerphone duo is awesome for video […]