At Digital Signage Expo Gefen announces a new Wireless HD Extender for resolutions up to 1080p. This device is capable of sending full HD 1080p content to any display for up to 75ft, and immune to line-of-sight requirements, delivering video and audio through walls. These features make this extender suitable for applications where running a cable would be a hassle. Instant one-to-one transmission and high definition reception further enhance this new device’s performance.
Installation of this device is very simple and requires a dongle-type transmitter to be connected to the audio/video source, and a small receiver to be connected to the remotely located display. The system delivers high definition audio and video in the HDMI format from source to display using 5 GHz radio frequency. Additional two-channel audio is supported by RCA outputs at the receiver module.
The Wireless HD Extender for 1080p by Gefen supports all high definition devices using HDMI format, that include Blu-ray players, set top boxes and gaming consoles. This next generation extender’s value in enhanced by the ability to transmit signals through walls with no line-of-sight requirement applicable. Its guaranteed 75-foot range for transmitting full HD 1080p signals makes this device a valuable solution for digital signage installations in entertainment venues, educational facilities, bars and restaurants. Video source can be located out of sight while the HD video and audio is wirelessly sent to display.