Key Digital Offers Versatility with HDBaseT Extenders

Key Digital's KD-CATHD250Lite and KD-CATHD250POH HDBaseT extenders can be used by electronics professionals for a variety of audio/video installations. The company backs the products with limited lifetime warranties.

Key Digital Offers Versatility with HDBaseT Extenders
Key Digital's new KD-CATHD250Lite and KD-CATHD250POH HDBaseT extenders are capable of transmitting 1080p at 60Hz, as well as 1920x1200 and 3D signals as far as 210 feet using Cat-5e cable.
Robert Archer · April 23, 2014

Mike Tsinberg, founder and president of Key Digital, has extensive experience with digital video technologies. Through his leadership, his company has developed an expansive line of digital signal management solutions that was recently augmented by the KD-CATHD250Lite and KD-CATHD250POH HDBaseT extenders.

Part of the company’s FatCAT series of products, the new extenders are engineered to provide electronics professionals with a versatile choice of solutions that can be used in residences and commercial buildings. The products are compatible with consumer formats such as 1080p at 60Hz and computer resolutions such as 1920x1200. Utilizing the HDBaseT format, the Key Digital products are designed to transmit full HD, 3D, 4K, IR and RS-232 signals over a single Cat-5e or Cat-6 cable distances of more than 200 feet depending on the resolution.

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The KD-CATHD250POH incorporates power over HDBaseT to eliminate the need for a power supply at the receiver end of the transmitter/receiver combination. The N.Y.-based manufacturer backs the products with limited lifetime warranties.

Dealers interested in learning more about the products and the rest of the Key Digital product can visit the company at the upcoming InfoComm show (booth #C9322) in Las Vegas during the week of June 14-20.

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Bob is an audio enthusiast who has written about consumer electronics for various publications within Massachusetts before joining the staff of CE Pro in 2000. Bob is THX Level I certified, and he's also taken classes from the Imaging Science Foundation (ISF) and Home Acoustics Alliance (HAA). Bob also serves as the technology editor for CE Pro's sister publication Commercial Integrator. In addition, he's studied guitar and music theory at Sarrin Music Studios in Wakefield, Mass., and he also studies Kyokushin karate at 5 Dragons in Haverhill, Mass. Have a suggestion or a topic you want to read more about? Email Robert at [email protected]

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