The HDMI RS232 Extender sends flawless HDMI, RS-S232 and IR signals over two economical CAT-5 cables.
This product has been replaced by the Gefen GEF-HDCAT5-ELRPOL.
Extending state-of-the-art digital video displays, computer monitors and touch screens has never been easier.
Distances up to 150 feet at 1080p resolution (300 feet at 1080i resolution) are guaranteed to perform beautifully, giving you a reliable method of all-digital extension while streamlining your installation cabling needs.
How It WorksYou simply connect the HDMI RS232 Extender sender unit to your HDMI and RS-232 source using the supplied cables. Your RS232 device and the HDMI display plug into the HDMI RS232 Extender's receiver unit. Two CAT-5 cables connect the sender and the receiver units to each other allowing for up to 300 feet of extension (300 feet at 1080i resolution or 150 feet of extension at 1080p resolution). You can use the optional Gefen IR Emitter cable to extend IR signals.
Note: The HDMI RS232 Extender is HDCP compliant.