updated 04:00 pm EDT, Wed April 28, 2004
Gefen HDTV Extender
Gefen has announced its new , a new high definition video extension solution that transmits audio and video data up to 150-feet over CAT-5 cable. It supports multiple resolutions up to 1080i and multi-channel digital audio at distances up to 150-feet, making the HDTV Extender over CAT-5 cable an economical alternative to fiber optics or copper cables for medium length installations. The HDCP compliant system is available with either DVI or HDMI interfaces and includes sender and receiver units (powered by a single 5-volt external power supply). The HDTV Extender is $500 (cables extra) and will ship in 6-8 weeks.