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ProAVNews: Extron Pure 4K/60 4:4:4 Transmission. Uncompressed. Zero Latency

Meet the DTP3 Series of digital twisted pair products that extend HDMI with optimal image quality. DTP3 products support 4K/60 4:4:4 HDMI signals and are HDCP 2.3 compliant. Video with embedded audio, control, and power can be sent up to 330 feet (100 meters) over a shielded CAT6A cable. To maximize image quality and eliminate latency, all supported video resolutions are transported without compression. The DTP3 T 202 transmitter includes an HDMI loop-through for local monitor use, and the DTP3 R 201 receiver provides audio de-embedding for convenient installation in professional environments. DTP3 Series products are backward compatible with the entire DTP® ecosystem and ideal for presentation venues, esports applications, and wherever needed to meet application requirements. Extron XTP D...
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ProAVNews: Extron Now You Can Extend SuperSpeed USB Devices with Our Latest Extenders

Extron is pleased to introduce the UCS 900 Series of fiber optic SuperSpeed USB extenders that extend USB data signals from peripheral devices to a host computer over fiber optic cable. These extenders are compatible with all USB standards up to USB 3.2 including previous standards, and support data rates up to 5 Gbps. The UCS FTR 900 Kit includes a transmitter, receiver, 10m (32.8 foot) multimode fiber optic cable, power supplies, and ZipClip® mounting brackets for easy, secure mounting of the transmitter and receiver in furniture, behind a display, or under a desk. The transmitter features a USB-C host connection and can be powered by the host computer. The receiver features a two-port USB hub for connecting remote peripherals. The UCS 900 Series easily extends USB cameras, conference sy...
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ProAVNews: Extron Full-Featured Annotation Processor with 4K Scaling and USB Extension

The Extron Annotator 401 is a high performance, hardware-based annotation processor that enables users to draw, point, or type over live presentations. It is HDCP 2.3 compliant and supports HDMI signals from 480i up to 4K/60 with 4:4:4 color sampling. Duplicate HDMI outputs can be configured to drive multiple displays with selectable annotation, menu, and cursor visibility. The on-screen menu allows for quick and easy annotation, which can be can done using any combination of local or extended touch displays, keyboards, or other HID devices. It supports 32 total device connections. Annotated images may be printed or saved to internal memory, a USB flash drive, or a network location. Engineered for professional environments, the Annotator 401 is your ultimate 4K/60 solution for dynamic, mul...
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ProAVNews: Extron Our First Ultra-Wide Touchscreen Puts Everything Within Reach

Extron is excited to introduce our first ultra-wide touchpanel, the TLP Pro 1230WTG. Featuring a vibrant 12" 1920x720 resolution touchscreen, the ultra-wide format enhances user experiences since it allows multiple tasks to be seen and managed at the same time. The TLP Pro 1230WTG provides ample screen space to simultaneously display full AV system controls, video preview and annotation controls. The TLP Pro 1230WTG features an HDMI video preview input that supports high resolution HDCP compliant video from an HDMI source. It also supports annotation when used in conjunction with an Extron Annotator. The sleek, low-profile design minimizes visual obstructions and improves collaboration engagement in a wide variety of applications. Key Features12" ultra-wide capacitive touchscreen with 1920...
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ProAVNews: Extron Now Shipping! 800 Watt Dante Amplifier with DSP Designed Specifically for Subwoofers

The NetPA U 8001 SUB is a Dante-enabled, ENERGY STAR qualified, subwoofer amplifier that delivers 800 watts in a half rack, 1U, plenum rated enclosure. With its integrated DSP, the NetPA U 8001 SUB includes essential signal processing for systems that include a subwoofer. Dante connectivity offers the ability to meet the requirements of complex, decentralized systems while Dante Domain Manager and AES67 support ensure wide compatibility with enterprise configurations and other network audio devices. Exceptional thermal design provides the ability to install units without using rack spaces for ventilation, conserving precious rack space. The NetPA U 8001 SUB is a highly efficient advanced Class D amplifier that features selectable auto‑standby with fast wake up and our patented CDRS – Class...
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