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DVI Extender with IR and Optional Stereo Audio via One CAT5/6/7

Extend a DVI display and IR signal up to 300 feet

Also known as: DVI extender single CAT5, Media center extender, Set-top box extender, cat6 DVI-D monitor extender, remote digital DVI monitor, DVI IR transmitter/receiver, high definition 1080p extender, extend HDTV video, balun, dvi over cat6 protocol.

HDMI IR Extender - Extend signal up to 300 feet
XTENDEX® ST-C6DVIA-IR-300 (Remote and Local Unit)

Product Highlights

  • Optional Support for Stereo Audio
  • Extend to 300 ft via One CAT5/6/7 Cable
  • Only One Power Supply Required
  • HDMI Extender for use with Digital Signage
  • Designed and Manufactured in the U.S.A.

The XTENDEX® DVI Extender transmits digital DVI video and IR signal up to 300 feet away from a DVI source over a single CAT5/6/7 cable. Each video extender consists of a local unit that connects to a single link digital DVI source and IR emitter, and a remote unit that connects to a DVI display and IR receiver.

The XTENDEX® DVI Extender transmits digital DVI video and IR signal up to 300 feet away from a DVI source over a single CAT5/6/7 cable. Each video extender consists of a local unit that connects to a single link digital DVI source and IR emitter, and a remote unit that connects to a DVI display and IR receiver.

  • Transmits all signals over one CAT5/6/7 cable.
  • Supports HDTV resolutions to 1080p and computer resolutions to 1920x1200 (WUXGA).
  • Available with optional stereo audio.
  • Full IR control of DVI source from remote HDTV using existing source remote control.
  • HDCP compliant.
  • Supports the DDC2B protocol.
  • High quality, rugged steel construction with durable powder coat finish.
  • Only one power supply is necessary to power both the local and remote units.
Local Unit
  • Compatible with a computer or HDTV video source with DVI output.
  • One female DVI-I connector.
    • Signal type: single link digital DVI.
  • IR extension support: one female 3.5 mm port for IR emitter.
  • Optional stereo audio support: 3.5 mm jack
  • One female RJ45 port for sending/receiving high definition video, IR, stereo audio and DDC signals.
Remote Unit
  • Supports HDTV resolutions to 1080p and computer resolutions to 1920x1200 (WUXGA).
  • One female DVI-I connector.
    • Signal type: single link digital DVI.
  • IR extension support: one female 3.5 mm port for IR receiver.
  • Optional stereo audio support: 3.5 mm jack.
  • One female RJ45 port for sending/receiving high definition video, IR, stereo audio and DDC signals.
  • Auto equalization for different lengths of CAT5/6/7 cable.
Optional Stereo Audio
  • Frequency response: 20 Hz to 20 kHz, ±1 dB.
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR): 76 dBA.
  • Total Harmonic Distortion and Noise (THD+N): 0.017%.
  • Stereo crosstalk: -70 dB.
  • Input impedance: 10k Ohms.
  • Line level output; supports multimedia speakers.
  • Maximum I/O levels: 3.1Vp-p (line level).
  • CD quality audio output.
Dimensions
  • WxDxH: 3.09x3.49x1.08 in (78x89x27 mm)
Power
  • Powered from a single power supply attached to either the local or remote unit.
  • Local or remote unit: 100 to 240 VAC at 50 or 60 Hz via AC adapter. (Country-specific AC adapter included.)
  • Power consumption: 10 W.
  • Heat dissipation: 34 Btu/h.
Environmental
  • Operating temperature: 32 to 122°F (0 to 50°C).
  • Storage temperature: -20 to 140°F (-30 to 60°C).
  • Operating/storage relative humidity: 17 to 90% non-condensing RH.
Regulatory Approvals
  • CE, RoHS
Cables
  • Use DVI-IS-xx-MM cable to connect a DVI source or display.
  • Use DVI-HDMI-xx-MM cable to connect an HDMI source or display.
  • Use DPMM-DVIDF-CBL adapter cable to connect a Mini DisplayPort source or display.
  • Use SA-xx-MM cable with units with stereo audio option to connect a stereo audio source or speakers.
  • Use CAT5/6/7 straight through cable for TIA/EIA-568B wiring terminated with standard RJ45 connectors (not included).
  • Use CAT6A-BULK23-BLUE-NPC CAT6a 750 MHz Solid Unshielded Bulk Cable terminated with 6A-PLG-SH-BFA CAT6a Shielded Field Assembly RJ45 Connectors for the best performance at 1080p resolution.
  • IR transmitter/receiver included.
Warranty
  • Two years.

Distances and Resolutions for CAT5e/CAT6 and CAT7 Cables
Cable Distance Maximum Standard Resolution
CAT5e Solid 100 feet (30 meters) 1080p/24Hz
1920x1200/60Hz feet
1080i/60Hz/12-bit feet
720p/60Hz/12-bit feet
CAT5e Stranded UTP 100 feet (30 meters) 1280x1024/60Hz
720p/60Hz/12-bit feet
CAT6 Solid UTP 50 feet (15 meters) 1080p/60Hz/12-bit
1920x1200/60Hz feet
75 feet (23 meters) 1080p/60Hz/10-bit
1080i/60Hz/12-bit feet
1920x1200/60Hz feet
150 feet (46 meters) 1080p/60Hz/8-bit
1600x1200/60Hz feet
1080i/60Hz/12-bit feet
200 feet (61 meters) 1080p/24Hz
1360x768/60Hz feet
1080i/60Hz/12-bit feet
720p/60Hz/12-bit feet
250 feet (76 meters) 1080p/24Hz
1360x768/60Hz feet
1080i/60Hz/8-bit feet
480p/60Hz/12-bit feet
300 feet (91 meters) 480p/60Hz/12-bit
800x600/75Hz/8-bit feet
CAT6a Solid UTP 50 feet (15 meters) 1080p/60Hz/12-bit
1920x1200/60Hz/8-bit feet
75 feet (23 meters) 1080p/60Hz/10-bit
1920x1200/60Hz feet
1080i/60Hz/12-bit feet
100 feet (30 meters) 1080p/60Hz/10-bit
1920x1200/60Hz feet
1080i/60Hz/12-bit feet
200 feet (61 meters) 1080i/60Hz/12-bit
1360x768/60Hz feet
720p/60Hz/12-bit feet
250 feet (76 meters) 1080i/60Hz/8-bit
1024x768/60Hz feet
480p/60Hz/12-bit feet
300 feet (91 meters) 480p/60Hz/10-bit
1024x768/60Hz feet
Flat CAT7 Stranded STP 50 feet (15 meters) 1080p/60Hz/36-bit
1920x1200/60Hz feet
100 feet (30 meters) 1080i/60Hz/36-bit
1920x1200/60Hz feet
CAT7 Solid STP 200 feet (61 meters) 1080p/60Hz/8-bit
1024x768/60Hz feet
1080i/60Hz/12-bit feet
279 feet (85 meters) 1080p/24Hz
1024x768/60Hz feet
1080i/60Hz/8-bit feet
480p/60Hz/12-bit feet

Application Drawings

  • DVI Extender with IR and optional Stereo Audio via One CAT5/6/7
    DVI Extender with IR and Stereo Audio Options via One CAT5/6/7
    How to connect a DVI source such as a set-top box to a HDTV display up to 300 feet away.

DVI Extenders via One CAT5/6/7

NTI Part # Supported Features Price Quote Buy
ST-C6DVI-IR-300 DVI + IR $420.00
ST-C6DVIA-IR-300 DVI + Stereo Audio + IR $485.00

DVI-I Male to Male Single Link Extension Cable

NTI Part # Length Price Quote Buy
DVI-IS-3-MM 3 feet $6.50
DVI-IS-6-MM 6 feet $10.35
DVI-IS-10-MM 10 feet $13.70
DVI-IS-15-MM 15 feet $16.60

Mini DisplayPort Adapter

NTI Part # Description Price Quote Buy
DPMM-DVIDF-CBL Male Mini DisplayPort to Female DVI-D Cable $23.00

Flat CAT7 Stranded STP Cable

NTI Part # Length Price Quote Buy
CAT7-FLT-50-GRAY 50 ft $64.00
CAT7-FLT-100-GRAY 100 ft $115.00 NA

Stereo Audio Cables – Male to Male

NTI Part # Length Price Quote Buy
SA-3-MM 3 ft $0.85
SA-6-MM 6 ft $1.10
SA-10-MM 10 ft $1.25
SA-15-MM 15 ft $2.25
SA-25-MM 25 ft $2.50
SA-35-MM 35 ft $4.70
SA-50-MM 50 ft $5.00
SA-100-MM 100 ft $12.00

CAT6a Solid Unshielded Cable, 750 MHz

NTI Part # Length Price Quote Buy
CAT6A-BULK23-BLUE-NPC 1000 ft $340.00

CAT6a Shielded Field Assembly RJ45 Connector

NTI Part # Price Quote Buy
6A-PLG-SH-BFA $30.00