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ProAVNews: Extron XTP Systems 8K Boards Now Include Dante Support

The Extron XTP II CrossPoint® Series modular matrix switchers feature a 50 Gbps backplane to deliver a future-proof AV infrastructure that supports convenient growth and upgrade without needing to replace equipment. The newest board to join the XTP Systems® family is the XTP II CP 4o HD AT 8K, an XTP® output board with four HDMI and four Dante® digital audio outputs. It is HDCP 2.3 compliant and supports HDMI 2.1 performance at video resolutions up to 8K/30 HDR video with 4:4:4 color sampling at data rates up to 40.1 Gbps. Dante output adds the capability to take any four stereo audio signals that are routed through the XTP® system and transport them as Dante audio over a network using standard Internet protocols. This XTP output board supports convenient integration as part of a complete ...

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ProAVNews: Vaddio Introducing the EasyIP TableMIC D with Dante Networked Audio

Key FeaturesThe EasyIP TableMIC D microphone is an excellent choice for improving the audio quality in videoconferencing rooms.Designed to reduce distracting noises that arise in the conference room, the microphone's solid metal base construction and engineered feet diminish table vibration noise that other table microphones experience.The top of the EasyIP TableMIC D features a capacitive touch control surface for silent button operation and a VU meter. The ability for AV Integrators to enable and disable button functionality during configuration can further simplify the end user's videoconferencing experience.With 360-degree coverage from three unidirectional condenser microphone elements, a single EasyIP TableMIC D microphone provides excellent coverage for a small meeting room. Pair up...

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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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ProAVNews: Extron Now Shipping! The Ideal Dante Amplifier for Our SF 10C SUB Subwoofer

The Extron NetPA U 8001 SUB is now shipping. This ENERGY STAR qualified subwoofer amplifier delivers 800 watts in a plenum-rated enclosure and mounts directly to our SF 10C SUB in‑ceiling subwoofer. Dante Domain Manager and AES67 support ensure wide compatibility with enterprise configurations and other network audio devices. With its integrated DSP for essential processing, the NetPA U 8001 SUB amplifier is the perfect companion to our SF 10C SUB subwoofer. This powerful combination meets the requirements of complex, decentralized systems with a complete space-saving solution. Key FeaturesReceives audio from the Dante audio network and from analog line level inputs800 watts rms mono output power at 8 ohmsENERGY STAR qualified amplifier with selectable auto-standby and fast wake upMounts d...

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ProAVNews: Extron Now Shipping! Our Most Powerful NetPA Ultra Amplifier Offering 2 x 200 Watts, Dante, and DSP

Extron is now shipping the NetPA U 2002 SB, an ENERGY STAR qualified, Dante-enabled audio power amplifier with flexible outputs that can drive 8 ohm, 4 ohm, 70 volt, or 100 volt loads. This half rack width, convection cooled amplifier has a plenum rated enclosure and includes rack mount hardware. The bridgeable outputs can deliver two 200 watt channels into low impedance systems or one 400 watt channel into low or high impedance systems. Onboard audio DSP includes a 6x6 mix matrix, filters, and dynamics. Four mic/line inputs and two line outputs can be utilized as Dante endpoints or as additional inputs to the onboard DSP. System monitoring provides detailed amplifier status via the Dante connection. The NetPA U 2002 SB features Extron's patented highly efficient Class D amplifier design w...

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