07.05.12

Extron introduces DisplayPort switcher and amplifier

Extron Electronics has introduced the SW2 DP two input DisplayPort switcher, and the DP DA2 two output DisplayPort distribution amplifier.

Both units are HDCP compliant, and support data rates up to 10.8 Gbps and computer resolutions up to 2560x1600 @ 60 Hz, including HDTV 1080p/60. The SW2 DP and DP DA2 feature EDID Minder, Extron’s proprietary technology designed to maintain continuous EDID communication between connected devices for reliable video content display.

The DP DA2 also features Key Minder to continuously authenticate HDCP encryption between all devices. Additionally, dual-mode support on the DP DA2 allows source signals to be distributed to multiple HDMI, DVI, or VGA display devices with appropriate adapters.