Gefen HDMI Cat5 Extreme Extender



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The Gefen EXT-HDMI-CAT5X is a HDMI CAT-5 Extreme Extender.  This HDMI extender extends your HDTV display up to 200 feet away from your HDTV source using two CAT-5 cables. It is equipped with HDMI (high definition multimedia interface) connectors and is capable of supporting DVI (digital visual interface) equipment when used with a HDMI to DVI Adapter, providing greater flexibility and options when integrating several home theater components.

How the Gefen EXT-HDMI-CAT5X works:

The HDMI CAT-5 extender sender unit sits next to your computer, set-top box or DVD player source. Cables supplied with the HDMI CAT-5 Extreme connect your DVI or HDMI source to the send unit. The HDMI CAT-5 extender receive unit sits next to your HDTV display - up to 200 feet away. The display plugs into the back of the HDMI CAT-5 Extreme-R receiver unit. Two CAT-5 cables the sender and the receiver units to each other.

Gefen EXT-HDMI-CAT5X Features:

  • Extends high definition displays up to 200 feet (60 meters) from the source at 1080i
  • Extends high definition displays up to 150 feet (45 meters) from the source at 1080p
  • Improved compensation for cable skew
  • Eliminates equipment noise in the viewing environment
  • Supports resolutions up to 1080p, 2K, and 1920 x 1200
  • Audio and video are transmitted digitally over the CAT-5e cable for zero signal loss
  • HDMI compliant
  • HDCP compliant

Gefen EXT-HDMI-CAT5X Package Includes:

  • HDMI CAT-5 Extreme-S
  • HDMI CAT-5 Extreme-R
  • One HDMI to HDMI 6 foot cable
  • Two 5VDC Power Supply

Gefen EXT-HDMI-CAT5X Specifications:

Height 1.25 in. (3.17 cm.)
Width 3.25 in. (8.25 cm.)
Depth 3.4 in (8.6 cm.)
Shipping weight 3 lbs. (1.3 kg.)
Supply 5V DC
Consumption 20 watts (max)
HDMI type A 19 pin female
Link RJ-45 Shielded
Input Signal  
Video 1.2 volts p-p
DDC 5 volts p-p (TTL)
Video Amplifier Bandwidth 1.65 Gbps
Single Link Range 1080P/1920 x 1200