Accell Introduces Next Generation DisplayPort Active Adapters

Accell's DisplayPort 1.2 to HDMI 2.0 active adapter connects DisplayPort supported PCs to an HDMI enabled UHD display

Fremont, Calif. - December 15, 2015 - Accell, a provider of premium power products, computer and mobile device accessories, today announced the latest addition to company's ever-expanding product lines with its new DisplayPort 1.2 to HDMI 2.0 active adapters. Manufactured to the DisplayPort 1.2a and HDMI 2.0 specifications, Accell uses advanced technology to deliver an active adapter capable of 4K UHD at 60Hz video performance and color format support of up to YCbCr4:4:4.

"The new active adapters support up to 4K Ultra HD, and a 60Hz frame rate" stated Michael Weizer, director of product and marketing, Accell. "They offer the highest performance available, ideal for those interested in high level computing, gaming and graphics."

The DisplayPort 1.2 to HDMI 2.0 active adapter, also available in a Mini DisplayPort version, enables a DisplayPort enabled computer to actively connect to an HDMI display. The adapters are available at an MSRP of $37.99.

"Accell has played an important role in the support of the AMD graphics cards and our Eyefinity ecosystem," stated Roy Taylor, vice president of content and alliances, AMD. "These new adapters will convert DisplayPort 1.2 to HDMI 2.0, supporting up to 4K at 60Hz in the living room, making GPUs like R9 Nano the ultimate HTPC experience with an HDMI 2.0 HDTV, something our customers will value."

Accell's UltraAV DisplayPort 1.2 to HDMI 2.0 active adapter features the following:

• Resolution support up to 4K Ultra HD @ 60Hz
• Compliant to HDMI 2.0 and DisplayPort 1.2a
• Supports content protection HDCP 1.4 and HDCP 2.2
• HDMI 2.0 data rates to 18Gbps, DisplayPort 1.2a to 5.4Gbps/lane
• Supports RGB to 12 bpc, YCbCr4:4:4 -4:2:2 -4:2:0 up to 12 bpc

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About Accell
Accell Corporation is focused on the design, manufacture and delivery of affordable, high quality accessories for the audio/video, mobile device and computer markets. Accell combines the low cost benefits of a global manufacturer and the design capabilities of a Silicon Valley based engineering and marketing team. For more information, please visit our Web site at and find us on Facebook at @AccellCables.


Press Contacts:
Megan Saulsbury
Canyon PR for Accell Corporation
(408) 857-9527

Michael Weizer
Accell Corporation
(510) 770-8284

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