In one of a series of recent announcements, Extron Electronics, a world leading manufacturer of audio visual solutions, revealed that they are now offering a new series of 4K/60 HDMI Distribution Amplifiers.
Named the DA HD 4K PLUS Series, the new audio products are described as one input, multiple output distribution amplifiers for HDMI signals at resolutions up to 4K/60 @ 4:4:4 chroma sampling. According to Extron, they are also HDCP 2.2 compliant, and support data rates up to 18 Gbps, HDR, Deep Colour up to 12-bit, 3D, and HD lossless audio formats.
‘Integrator friendly features’, too, are included as part and parcel of the new distribution amplifiers, and include automatic input cable equalization, automatic color bit depth management, and selectable output muting via RS-232.
Available in two, four, and six output sizes, the DA HD 4k PLUS Series distribution amplifiers are ideal for installations that require the distribution of a 4K/60 HDMI source signal to multiple displays. That makes them a high performance option suitable for a multitude of uses, in the opinion of Extron vice president of worldwide sales and marketing, Casey Hall:
‘We are pleased to introduce the next generation of Extron HDMI distribution amplifiers, meeting the increasing need for 4K video distribution…With 18 Gbps data rate capability, the DA HD 4K PLUS series provides the performance required to distribute 4K/60 signals at 4:4:4 chroma sampling, ensuring pristine performance for the most demanding applications.’