AVAD Adds bCODA Jak USB Streaming Device to Lineup
Custom electronics distributor offers miniature device to share smartphone contents wirelessly
LOS ANGELES, Calif. – May 2, 2013 – AVAD LLC, one of North America’s leading providers of custom electronics, has announced it now offers dealers access to the bCODA Jak, a portable content streaming device for Android-based smartphones and tablets, with an iOS version coming soon. The wireless plug-and-play tool connects to any device with a USB port to share content such as music, photos and videos, presentations and other data onto a computer, a large screen television or projector, or even through a mobile entertainment system.
Helping smartphone owners get more out of their device and extend content to shared spaces, each Jak is capable of simultaneously connecting up to 20 devices to the linked gadget. Popular applications include live management of several music playlists for a DJ-style entertainment environment, business meetings with multiple presenters or group photo sharing. Capable of streaming full HD (1080p) video and high-quality (mp3) audio, the Jak works with any USB 3.0-enabled host device and is backwards compatible with older USB versions.
“AVAD’s value to dealers as a one stop shop for residential and commercial solutions requires that we offer portable and convenient products for content sharing,” said Hugh Hughes, Director of Merchandising at AVAD. “The reality of technology in the new millennium is that media and data have to be more versatile than ever, and bCODA’s latest technology helps people save time and money while also bridging the gap between formats and viewing platforms.”
The Jak transmits data consistently with no drops or loss in quality and streams only when connected, eliminating concerns about security, bandwidth or file integrity. The device never stores content at any time in the process, therefore even if it is lost or stolen the source data cannot be accessed or controlled. The MultiShare Jak application is available for free in the Google Play app store and there is no need for additional cables, downloading driver software updates, or upgrading hardware.
For more information on the bCODA Jak, visit the manufacturer’s website at http://www.bcoda.com.
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About AVAD LLC
AVAD is an industry-leading provider of solutions to the residential and commercial custom installation markets. As part of the Specialty Solutions Division, AVAD, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ingram Micro, provides integrators access to the industry’s top products and integrated solutions for residential and commercial video, audio, lighting control, content management, whole-home and business automation and control, as well as digital signage and commercial solutions and design services. AVAD offers the broadest consumer electronics and home and business automation portfolio in North America. Further differentiating its services, AVAD invests in the business tools and technical support and services integrators need to grow their businesses. With 23 locations throughout North America, AVAD offers local, hands-on access to the latest products and trainings, as well as free support services including system design and technical support.
bCODA is a division of a leading OEM/ODM company, a primary supplier of Bluetooth devices. The company is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea and its U.S. operations are based in Los Angeles. For more information about the products, visit bcoda.com.