Metra Home Debuts Innovative Line of Passive HDMI Cables

DPL Certified, high-end Passive HDMI Cable transports data up to 8 meters

HOLLY HILL, Fla. – September 12, 2016 – Metra Home Theater Group, a leading provider of home theater products and accessories, announces their new Velox Passive HDMI Cables, providing integrators with a reliable, high-end cable for transmitting 18 Gbps data for 8 meters’ standalone and up to 21 meters with the HDM-GA1. Metra Home Theater Group will display the new cables in their booth (#3005) during CEDIA 2016 in Dallas, Texas from September 15th to 17th, 2016.

The new Velox Passive HDMI Cable from Metra Home Theater is available in various lengths, and provides custom integrators with reliable digital transmission technology for almost any project size. Through a new proprietary design, Metra Home Theater’s product team has incorporated In-Visions Technology Quiksilver Transmission Line™ into the high performance Passive HDMI Cable for integrators wanting the best for their clients. Supporting 18 Gbps, 4K/60, 4:4:4 and HDR transmission for 8 meters, the Velox Passive HDMI Cable removes the potential future speed cap created by integrated electronics that are in active cables. For integrators looking to transmit data for over 8 meters, the new Velox Passive HDMI Cable Line can be utilized in conjunction with Metra Home’s Gigabit Accelerator (HDM-GA1) to transmit up to 21 meters at a full 18 Gbps.

“Many of our dealers have expressed interest in a high quality passive HDMI cable, which led us to design our new Velox Passive HDMI Cable,” said Jessy Crabb, general manager of Metra Home Theater Group. “. We invite those attending CEDIA 2016 to visit our booth to learn more about our Velox cables, as well as many of our other solutions, and sign up to take part in our of Lunch N’ Learn events with Jeff Boccaccio.”

For CEDIA 2016 attendees, Metra Home Theater Group is offering a two-part Lunch N’ Learn series, “Making the Jump to 18 Gbps” and “Making the Jump to Fiber,” both available for technologists interested in learning about High Dynamic Resolution (HDR), 4K Deep Color and the lengths they can take fiber. Jeff Boccaccio, president of DPL Labs, will again host the sessions, which focus on issues integrators face and the best way to resolve them. The Lunch N’ Learns will take place in booth #3005 on Thursday, September 15th and Friday, September 16th at 12:00 p.m. Early registration is recommended as seating and lunches are limited. To register for the Thursday or Friday Lunch N’ Learn, visit https://metrahometheater.com/cedia.html.

Metra Home Theater Group will showcase their Velox Passive HDMI Cable, along with their entire product lineup, at CEDIA 2016 in Booth #3005, held September 15th– 17th, 2016, in Dallas, Texas. Connect with Metra Home Theater Group on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn to stay up to date on the latest news. For more information, visit Metra Home Theater Group online at http://www.metrahometheater.com.

 

About Metra Electronics / Metra Home Theater Group
Metra Home Theater Group is a division of Metra Electronics which has been the world leader and “The Installer’s Choice™” for vehicle installation kits and car audio accessories for over 65 years. Headquartered in Florida, Metra Electronics strives to create innovative, high quality products to satisfy and astonish our customers. Metra’s brands include: Axxess®, The InstallBay®, Shuriken®, Raptor®, Ballistic®, Ethereal®, Helios®, T-spec ®, InstallBay Safety®, and Spyclops®. For ordering information and pricing, visit Metra Home Theater Group online at http://www.metrahometheater.com or call 800.221.0932.

 

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