Two New High Definition Extension Solutions from GefenTV Support HDMI v1.3 Displays with Cost -Effective Cable Options

Connectivity solutions provider Gefen introduces EHX attendees to two new signal extenders for flat panel displays and projectors using the expanded HDMI v1.3 format. Both deliver 1080p full HD resolutions with deep colors and Dolby TrueHD.


Long Beach, CA - Booth 715 - The tiny GefenTV HDMI v1.3 Repeater (MSRP $199) sits between two standard HDMI cables, transmitting the full scope of HDMI v1.3 from the source, over the cables with the Repeater to the display, resulting in a perfect signal delivery, and no delays. It is effective in boosting the HDMI signal up to 90 -feet making it ideal for in -room and small venue applications. Resolutions up to 1080i may be extended even further. When cascaded up to four levels, the GefenTV HDMI v1.3 Repeater can extend HDMI v1.3 a maximum distance of 180 -feet. It works with standard HDMI cables and comes with a Mono -Lok function that guarantees HDMI cables are secured to the Repeater for a steady signal transmission.

The GefenTV HDMI v1.3 over CAT -6 Extender (MSRP $599) delivers HDMI v1.3 from Blu -ray players, set -top boxes or game systems over two CAT -6 cables up to 150 -feet in distance to the remote hi -def display. Enabling industry standard, cost -effective CAT - 6 cables to transmit HDMI video and audio allows installers to curb installation costs with an effective alternative. With support for deep colors, Dolby TrueHD and DTS Master Audio, the GefenTV HDMI v1.3 over CAT -6 Extender is perfect for homeowners seeking innovative methods of signal distribution.

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