KanexPro Adds Active Optical Cable to Product Lineup
Optical fiber cable designed to extend 4K /60 Hz HDMI signals with YUV 4:4:4 Color Space with zero loss or latency
Brea, Calif. – January 9, 2017 – KanexPro, an industry-leading provider of connectivity solutions to the IT and A/V markets, announces the launch of Active Optical Cable (AOC), an HDMI 2.0 cable over fiber designed with premium craftsmanship to deliver 18 Gbps bandwidth and UltraHD 4K Video resolutions up to 60Hz. The Active Optical Cable accepts the same electrical inputs as traditional copper cables and instead utilizes optical fiber between the connectors to extend HDMI signals with zero signal loss.
The Active Optical Cable (AOC) from KanexPro delivers uncompressed 4K resolutions with sub-sampling rates of 4:4:4, 4:2:2 and 4:2:0 YUV with HDR and Deep Color, the AOC is resistant to EMI and RF interference to provide users with noise-free video and audio. With HDMI 2.0’s latest specs, it supports 32 audio channels for multi-dimensional immersive audio up to 1536 kHz sample frequency for high-fidelity audio. Available in lengths of 30 meters, 50 meters or 100 meters, the Active Optical Cable has an integrated USB connector to draw power and properly output from any Ultra HD based display performing dynamic synchronization of video and audio streams.. The Active Optical Cable is HDCP 2.2 compliant and supports wide angle theatrical 21:9 video aspect ratio, 3D and full 4Kx2K up to 60Hz.
“Our Active Optical Cables can be used in conjunction with our new HDMI 2.0 matrix switcher and splitter products to provide integrators with true support for HDR and color space needed up to YUV 4:4:4 Chroma Subsampling for transmitting premium audio and video ,” said Kashyap Khetia, product marketing manager for KanexPro. “We’re pleased to announce this launch and we invite those attending ISE 2017 to visit our booth to learn more about our new HDMI 2.0 solutions and Active Optical Cables, as well as many of the other connectivity solutions we provide throughout North America, Europe, Asia and South America.”
Visit KanexPro at Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2017 in Amsterdam from February 7-10, 2017 in stand 14-K142. F or more information on KanexPro, please visit http://kanexpro.com/. Connect with KanexPro on Facebook, Twitter and on LinkedIn for product announcements and news.
KanexPro is an industry-leading provider of connectivity solutions to the IT and A/V markets. KanexPro provides integrators access to top A/V connectivity products that empower the ability to broadcast, extend, split, or multiply HD signal transmissions simply and cost-effectively in any installation environment anywhere in the world. We have a long history of providing state-of-the art connectivity solutions to the A/V industry in education, business, government, entertainment, healthcare and other markets. Our broad line of A/V connectivity products includes HDMI matrix and VGA matrix switchers, HDMI and DVI extender solutions, HDMI splitters and amplifier solutions. Our mission is always to create top-tier technology reliably and affordably.