Kicking off the fall season, Integra has introduced four new products to bolster its selection of custom installation solutions.
At CEDIA 2017 in San Diego, the A/V brand announced its HDB-RX1 4K HDBaseT Receiver, DRC-R1.1 11.2-Channel Network A/V Controller, DRX-R1.1 11.2-Channel Network A/V Receiver, and the DRX-7.1 9.2-Channel Network A/V Receiver as part of its CEDIA 2017 Expo activities.
Integra explains the products add to its Dot 1 series, and they offer integrators technologies such as 4K HDBaseT signal transmission, Dolby Atmos and DTS:X object-based surround sound, wireless options that include built-in ChromeCast and DTS Play-Fi, and Google Assistant voice control.
Here's a closer look at each of Integra's new products:
HDB-RX1 4K HDBaseT Receiver: Integra states this product is certified to transmit uncompressed 4K 60Hz 4:4:4 video that includes HDR10 and Dolby Vision content with 18Gbps throughput. The 4K HDBaseT receiver also offers IR control and RS-232 pass-through for home automation, and it also includes Power over Cable (PoC) and IP control options.
DRC-R1.1 11.2-Channel Network A/V Controller: The THX-certified DRC-R1.1 features everything from copper screws for its modular circuitry blocks, and double-skinned insulated frame, to floating circuit boards, and multiple 32-bit DSPs and DACs. The controller supports 4K HDBaseT and object-based surround sound in configurations that include 7.2.4.
DRX-R1 11.2-Channel Network A/V Receiver: Integra states the DRX-R1 is a flagship THX-certified A/V receiver that deliver 140 watts at 8 ohms into two channels driven. The company notes the receiver also offers a similar level of A/V processing as the DRC-R1.1 A/V controller, and to aid its amplification, it incorporates a custom-shielded power supply.
DRX-7.1 9.2-Channel Network A/V Receiver: The THX Certified-Select A/V receiver includes many of the features offered in the DRX-R1.1, including object-based surround sound and 4K HDBaseT.
Integra Dolby Vision Firmware Updates
In addition to the launch of the four new models, Integra has also announced Dolby Vision HDR firmare updates for these existing products:
- DRC-R1 11.2-Channel Network A/V Preamplifier
- DRX-R1 11.2-Channel Network A/V Receiver
- DRX-7 9.2-Channel Network A/V Receiver
- DRX-5 7.2-Channel Network A/V Receiver
- DRX-4 7.2-Channel Network A/V Receiver
- DRX-3 7.2-Channel Network A/V Receiver
- DRX-2 7.2-Channel Nework A/V Receiver