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StarTech.com’s New Wireless HD Extender Kit Enables Wireless High-Definition Connections at Distances up to 100ft/30m

StarTech.com’s New Wireless HD Extender Kit Enables Wireless High-Definition Connections at Distances up to 100ft/30m

Wireless HD Transmitter and Receiver Kit enables users to connect a High-Definition display or projector to an HDMI audio/video source providing ideal solution for boardrooms, classrooms and digital signage

Lockbourne, OH – StarTech.com, a leading manufacturer of hard-to-find connectivity parts has announced the release of a new Wireless HD Extender Kit, which enables users to wirelessly transmit a high definition audio and video signal from an HDMI source device to a High-Definition display or projector up to 100 feet (30m) away.

The extender kit is comprised of a WHDI compliant Wireless HD transmitter unit and receiver unit, as well as an infrared remote control for added convenience. The wireless HD extender delivers full High-Definition video, as well as audio and Infrared (IR), eliminating the need for an expensive cable infrastructure.

“We are excited to bring the Wireless HD Extender Kit to market, as it is able to deliver 1080p video with the same performance as a direct cable connection” said John Mardinly, Senior Product Manager for StarTech.com’s line of Audio-Video products. “WHDI is a standard that works well to deliver wireless high definition content, which is great for environments like boardrooms and classrooms where typical cabling creates clutter. Wireless HDMI is also an ideal solution for digital signage or retail POS applications where cables may get in the way of shoppers”.

Features of the new Wireless HD Extender Kit include:

• 30m/100ft maximum HD extension distance
• Includes both transmitter and receiver units
• Supports Full 1080p High-Definition video resolution (1920×1080), 7.1 digital audio
• Pure hardware design, with no software or drivers to install

MSRP for StarTech.com’s Wireless HD Extender Kit (ST121WHD) is $329.99 (USD) in the USA, $339.99 (CDN) in Canada, £307.99 (GBP excl. VAT) in the UK. The kit is available for purchase from leading technology resellers including CDW, Newegg.com, Amazon.com, PC Connection, and Insight and will also be distributed by Ingram Micro, SYNNEX, D&H, Tech Data and ASI.

Additional information on this product can be found at http://www.StarTech.com/Wireless-HD. For more information on StarTech.com’s full line of Audio-Video products, please visit http://www.StarTech.com/AV.

For more information about this announcement, please contact Andrew Stephen at 1-800-265-1844 ext. 1248 or astephen@startech.com.

About StarTech.com
StarTech.com is an ISO 9001:2000 registered manufacturer of hard-to find connectivity parts including A/V products, computer parts, cables and server management solutions. Founded in 1985, StarTech.com has locations in the United States, Canada, The United Kingdom, Europe and Taiwan, servicing a worldwide market.

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StarTech.com’s New HD Video Capture Cards enables users to capture and convert an HDMI® Audio-Video source with resolutions up to 1080p

Lockbourne, OH – StarTech.com, a leading manufacturer of hard-to-find connectivity parts has announced the release of two new HD Video Capture Cards – a PCI Express Video Capture Card (PEXHDCAP), as well as an ExpressCard Video Capture Card (ECHDCAP). While both cards support full, high-definition (1080p) video capture, the PCI Express Capture Card supports both digital and analog video input support with built-on HDMI and DVI input ports, and includes the necessary adapters for converting and capturing video from VGA or component video sources.

“Both of these capture cards are in demand, because they’re capable of supporting 1080p video capture” said John Mardinly, Senior Product Manager for StarTech.com’s audio-video product line. “The PCI Express capture card offers unique value, because of the DVI and VGA capture capabilities it offers, which make it ideal for a wide range of applications including things like creating training videos or capturing video from a PC to put into training presentations or videos.”

Features of the new HD Video Capture Cards/adapters include:

• Support for full high-definition video capture, from HDMI output devices
• Analog video conversion and capturing (PEXHDCAP only), from DVI, VGA or Component video sources
• Full 1080p video capture
• HDMI audio or 2-channel stereo audio capture support
• Still image capture supported
• MPEG-4 and H.264 encoding
• NTSC and PAL system supported
• 16:9 and 4:3 Aspect Ratio support
• Supports the Adobe Premiere CS5 Plug-in for video editing
• DVI to VGA adapter included (PEXHDCAP only)
• HDCP Compliant

The PCI Express Video Capture Card (PEXHDCAP) and ExpressCard Video Capture Card (ECHDCAP) are available for purchase from leading technology resellers including CDW, Newegg.com, Amazon.com, PC Connection, and Insight and will also be distributed by Ingram Micro, Tech Data, D&H, SYNNEX and ASI. MSRP for the PEXHDCAP is $174.99 (USD) in the United States and $179.99 (CDN) in Canada and for the ECHDCAP it is $198.99 (USD) in the United States and $204.99 (CDN) in Canada.

For more information about this announcement, please contact Andrew Stephen at 1-800-265-1844 ext. 1248 or astephen@startech.com.

HDMI®, the HDMI Logo, and High‐Definition Multimedia Interface are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC in the United States and other countries.

About StarTech.com
StarTech.com is an ISO 9001:2000 registered manufacturer of hard-to find connectivity parts including A/V products, computer parts, cables and server management solutions. Founded in 1985, StarTech.com has locations in the United States, Canada, The United Kingdom, Europe and Taiwan, servicing a worldwide market.

Lockbourne, OH – July 26, 2012 – StarTech.com, a leading manufacturer of hard-to-find connectivity parts has announced the release of two new HD Video Capture Cards – a PCI Express Video Capture Card (PEXHDCAP), as well as an ExpressCard Video Capture Card (ECHDCAP). While both cards support full, high-definition (1080p) video capture, the PCI Express Capture Card supports both digital and analog video input support with built-on HDMI and DVI input ports, and includes the necessary adapters for converting and capturing video from VGA or component video sources.

“Both of these capture cards are in demand, because they’re capable of supporting 1080p video capture” said John Mardinly, Senior Product Manager for StarTech.com’s audio-video product line. “The PCI Express capture card offers unique value, because of the DVI and VGA capture capabilities it offers, which make it ideal for a wide range of applications including things like creating training videos or capturing video from a PC to put into training presentations or videos.”

Features of the new HD Video Capture Cards/adapters include:

• Support for full high-definition video capture, from HDMI output devices
• Analog video conversion and capturing (PEXHDCAP only), from DVI, VGA or Component video sources
• Full 1080p video capture
• HDMI audio or 2-channel stereo audio capture support
• Still image capture supported
• MPEG-4 and H.264 encoding
• NTSC and PAL system supported
• 16:9 and 4:3 Aspect Ratio support
• Supports the Adobe Premiere CS5 Plug-in for video editing
• DVI to VGA adapter included (PEXHDCAP only)
• HDCP Compliant

The PCI Express Video Capture Card (PEXHDCAP) and ExpressCard Video Capture Card (ECHDCAP) are available for purchase from leading technology resellers including CDW, Newegg.com, Amazon.com, PC Connection, and Insight and will also be distributed by Ingram Micro, Tech Data, D&H, SYNNEX and ASI. MSRP for the PEXHDCAP is $174.99 (USD) in the United States and $179.99 (CDN) in Canada and for the ECHDCAP it is $198.99 (USD) in the United States and $204.99 (CDN) in Canada.

For more information about this announcement, please contact Andrew Stephen at 1-800-265-1844 ext. 1248 or astephen@startech.com.

HDMI®, the HDMI Logo, and High‐Definition Multimedia Interface are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC in the United States and other countries.

About StarTech.com
StarTech.com is an ISO 9001:2000 registered manufacturer of hard-to find connectivity parts including A/V products, computer parts, cables and server management solutions. Founded in 1985, StarTech.com has locations in the United States, Canada, The United Kingdom, Europe and Taiwan, servicing a worldwide market.

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New HDMI®/HDMI® Micro to VGA Adapter Enables Users to Connect HDMI/HDMI Micro-equipped Smart Phones or Tablet Computers to a VGA Monitor/Projector

Video adapter saves the users the expense of upgrading existing displays by connecting tablets or smartphones to a VGA monitor or projector, supporting resolutions up to 1080p

Lockbourne, OH – StarTech.com, a leading manufacturer of hard-to-find connectivity parts has announced the release of the MCHD2VGA – an HDMI®/HDMI® Micro to VGA Adapter, which enables users to connect an HDMI or HDMI Micro-equipped mobile device, such as a tablet computer or Smartphone to a VGA display or projector. The adapter provides a convenient and cost-effective alternative for users who need to integrate their mobile multimedia source to existing display devices, eliminating the expense of equipment upgrades.

The HDMI/HDMI Micro to VGA adapter includes an HDMI to HDMI Micro cable required for connecting HDMI Micro devices to the adapter which interfaces with the VGA display/projector. The adapter supports full 1080p output, which allows users to suitably display their high-definition or high-resolution content, as it was meant to be shown.

“The HDMI to HDMI Micro Adapter is the perfect solution for connecting your mobile HDMI-enabled devices to a VGA display or projector, especially users who are on the go who may not want to carry a full-sized laptop to do a presentation” said John Mardinly, Senior Product Manager for StarTech.com’s Audio-Video product line. “The product is compactly designed and is very light, which makes it easy to carry, and it includes a USB power adapter for scenarios where the mobile device is not able to output power.”

Features of the new HDMI to VGA Adapter include:

• Includes HDMI to HDMI Micro Cable, for connecting to mobile HDMI devices
• Supports a maximum resolution of 1920×1080 (1080p)
• Includes an AC to USB Wall Adapter (required for use with HDMI Micro-equipped mobile devices, such as smartphones and tablet computers)

The MCHD2VGA HDMI®/HDMI® Micro to VGA Adapter is available for purchase from leading technology resellers including CDW, Newegg.com, Amazon.com, Tiger Direct, PC Connection, and Insight and will also be distributed by Ingram Micro, SYNNEX, D&H and Tech Data. MSRP for this product is $78.99 (USD) in the United States and $80.99 (CDN) in Canada.

For more information about this announcement, please contact Andrew Stephen at 1-800-265-1844 ext. 1248 or astephen@startech.com.

About StarTech.com
StarTech.com is an ISO 9001:2000 Registered manufacturer of hard-to find connectivity parts including A/V products, computer parts, cables and server management solutions. Founded in 1985, StarTech.com has locations in the United States, Canada, The United Kingdom, Europe and Taiwan, servicing a worldwide market.

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Triple Head DisplayPort to DVI Multi Monitor Adapter Expands Desktop Across Three DVI Monitors

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The SP123DP2DVI DisplayPort to DVI Triple Monitor Desktop Expansion Module clones or spans the video output from a single DisplayPort video card across three DVI monitors, delivers an optimized viewing environment for a broad range of applications

Groveport, OH – StarTech.com, a leading manufacturer of hard-to-find connectivity and technology parts has announced the release of the SP123DP2DVI Triple Head DisplayPort to DVI Multi Monitor Adapter, which expands the video output from a DisplayPort video card/source across three DVI-D monitors. more

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StarTech.com’s DS Series Digital Signage Broadcaster and Receiver Offer Simple Audio/Video Distribution, Control over LAN and Serial Connections

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New Digital Signage Broadcaster System supports daisy-chained installation for audio/video distribution to up to 80 monitors/displays; features Java-based utility that delivers system control over LAN and Serial control for A/V devices.
Groveport, OH – StarTech.com, a leading manufacturer of hard-to-find connectivity and technology parts has announced the release of the DS Series Digital Signage Broadcaster (DS128) and Digital Signage Receiver (DSRXL), which can be used to extend high resolution VGA video and stereo audio over Cat5 Ethernet cable at distances up to 300m (900ft). The broadcaster and receiver also provide centralized operation of connected devices such as A/V receivers and display panels, over a serial connection extended to each monitor/equipment location. The release of the DS Series broadcaster and receiver coincides with and will be on display at InfoComm 2010 Exhibition (June 9-11, 2010). more

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Turning Technologies Unveils ResponseWare™ Web—a Web-based Polling System

YOUNGSTOWN, OH – Turning Technologies LLC, a leader in the audience response industry, today announced the domestic availability of ResponseWare™ Web, its next generation and most ubiquitous response system yet. ResponseWare Web is a web-based polling application that allows participants to submit responses to interactive PowerPoint® questions via Internet-connected devices including: Apple® iPhone® and BlackBerry® smartphones, other cell phones and mobile devices, laptops, or a standard desktop computer. Turning is working with telecomm carriers to accelerate access to the new product. Currently, ResponseWare Web is certified on the AT&T® wireless network. more

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New Extenders and Splitters from StarTech.com Provide a Convenient Way to Narrowcast VGA and Audio Content to Remote Locations Using Cat 5 Cables

video-extenders-st124utpea.jpgStarTech.com’s Converge A/V VGA Video and Audio over Cat 5 System Offers a Convenient, Cost-effective Digital Signage Solution

Groveport, OH – StarTech.com, (www.startech.com) a leading manufacturer of A/V and digital signage connectivity solutions, has launched four new products in its Converge A/V line, designed to work as part of an overall system of extending and splitting VGA video as well as the corresponding audio, from a single source, using a single Cat 5 cable between the transmitting and receiving units to each display. more

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