SmartAVI

Smart Audio Video Innovation


1 Comment

Video Walls In Business and Corporate Environments

The Video Wall

A Vibrant Video WallFor business owners, creating an indelible first impression is critical to establishing their brand and starting the process to convert random passersby or potential clients into paying customers. Technology plays a big role in that impression and conversion process, but many business owners and managers are unsure of the best ways to implement technology into that process. Instead, they rely on static messaging – like a typical advertisement or static display – and that just doesn’t cut it in 2014.

Businesses need a reliable and user-friendly way of integrating technology. In the age of readily available and inexpensive high definition displays, the easiest answer is to put up a 1080p screen with some unique imagery and advertising and/or marketing content. But think about this: if one screen is good, aren’t more screens better? The answer here, of course…

View original post 201 more words


1 Comment

New 4K HDMI Matrix with Remote Control

4K Matrix: HDMI 4X2-ProOne of the biggest issues with all the new 4K technology that’s coming on the market today is how users are going to properly distribute that 4K content to their incredible high-resolution 4K Ultra HD screens. At SmartAVI, we are continuing to develop our line of 4K/2K products so that systems architects and end users can get the most out of this exciting technology.

For example, SmartAVI released the HDR 4×2-Pro this month, a 4K-ready HDMI switch with four outputs and two inputs. This new box makes it easy to switch the four 4K input sources to any of the connected 4K screens. In addition to Ultra HD, this new device also can handle regular HD sources in 108op. Continue reading


Leave a comment

New Switches From SmartAVI

New Plug-and-Play Switches by SmartAVISmartAVI is continually innovating to deliver the latest in professional A/V solutions at low prices. Today, we’re pleased to announce two new and aggressively-priced products: the HDR 4×2-Pro, an HDMI matrix switch with support for stunning 4K/2K resolution, and the SKM-04, a 4-port KM (keyboard and mouse) switch.

These new plug-and-play switches are easy to implement, and they require no additional computers or software. These products make it easy to manage a wide variety of functions. See below for the features and pricing of each device. Continue reading


2 Comments

New 4K/2K Products from SmartAVI at InfoComm 2014

 SmartAVI is proud to announce that we’ll be at InfoComm 2014! This important trade show highlights all the latest developments in our industry, and we are excited to be sharing our newest products as well.

The focus of this year’s InfoComm, which will be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center from June 18th through the 20th, is digital signage. As our clients and industry professionals know, SmartAVI is a leading manufacturer of digital signage controllers, players and processors. In addition to items like video walls, video matrix routers, KVM switches and more, we’ve developed a number of user-friendly and aggressively priced digital signage devices. From basic entry level products to massive installations, SmartAVI is a renowned and trusted source of quality professional A/V products. Continue reading


Leave a comment

New 2×2 HDMI Video Wall Controller Powered by SmartAVI

The Video Wall

StretcherPro-HDTo display the latest Blu-ray DVDs, watch live televised events in HD, and show personalized video content,the new StretcherPro-HD video wall controller delivers incredible picture quality over four screens. This user-friendly device delivers a top-quality video wall solution for a surprisingly affordable price.

The StretcherPro-HD is easy to implement, and requires no need for computers, software or any prior experience with video walls. With four supported screen configurations, users can select the ideal display mode for their needs. Display options include Wall Mode (2×2), Dual Horizontal (2×1 pair), Dual Vertical (1×2 pair) and Clone Mode (four screens each displaying the entire image).

View original post 77 more words


Leave a comment

Newly Expanded Multiviewers up to 16 HDMI Inputs

HDMV-16X Multiviewer by SmartAVI with 16 HDMI PortsFor a full high definition multiviewing system that incorporates the latest in HD video, the newly expanded line of HDMV multiviewers from SmartAVI delivers 9 or 16 HDMI inputs with crystal clear video. The HDMV-16X allows users to view all 16 inputs at once, or choose to view one, two or four inputs at once. The HDMV-9X offers the same functionality but with nine inputs.

Switching between the inputs is simple with front panel buttons, RS-232 commands, Ethernet control and the user-friendly On Screen Display. With a wide variety of viewing options, systems architects and end users can create the ideal multiviewing scenario, whether it’s in a production studio, security centers, air traffic control rooms and a host of other venues.

From HD television feeds to Blu-ray players to live cameras, the HDMV series of multiviewers enables users to manage it all from one location. With inexpensive DVI-D video converters, users can also attach any DVI-D source, as well.   Continue reading


Leave a comment

New HDMI and DVI Matrix Switches for Long-Distance Routing

HDMI Matrix

MXcore Series of HDMI and DVI-D Matrix Switches At SmartAVI, we’re continually improving and expanding our line of high-quality video matrix switches. We’re proud to announce our newest matrixes that deliver the ultimate in HDMI and DVI-D extension, giving our users more flexibility than ever.

The MXCore-UH and the MXCore-UD use HDBaseT technology to route HDMI and DVI-D video signals hundreds of extra feet. Expandable up to configurations of 32×32, these new matrixes deliver the utmost in video quality while giving users the additional routing distance they need.

And with the optional IR-Blaster, users can control switching functions on the matrix remotely. With all of these fantastic features, end users and systems architects can create the ideal set up for nearly any video routing and switching needs.

Visit our site now to learn more about the MXCore-UH HDMI Video Matrix and the MXCore-UD DVI-D Video Matrix! Contact us info@smartavi.com or 818-503-6200.

View original post


Leave a comment

Boost Sales and Entice Customers with Digital Menu Boards

The Digital Menu Board Revolution

When you’re looking to boost sales at your restaurant, you have lots of options. Raising awareness with advertising and marketing to get new customers is always great goal, but you should also consider if you’re maximizing sales from the customers you already bring in the door.

Most restaurants, especially smaller operations, have a difficult time increasing their average per-ticket revenue, but we’ve got a great solution!

Informing your customers about special items, including daily or time-based specials like lunch or happy hour, is a great way to please eaters and get them to try new dishes. Making those specials look appealing is critical to boosting sales, and nothing accomplishes that quite like a digital menu board!

View original post 134 more words


Leave a comment

2×2 Video Wall Hardware with Stunning 4K Resolution

The Stunning 4K-Wall From SmartAVI

To create an incredible 4K video wall with no need for software or computers, you need the newly released 4K-Wall from SmartAVI. This high-definition video wall hardware controller is the most useable and easy-to-manage 4k resolution product on the market, thanks to its intuitive, hardware-only design. This flexible hardware-only solution also features all of the capabilities of a 4×4 HDMI matrix

The 4K-Wall provides impressive flexibility and customization for users who need a unique and vibrant video wall/digital signage display. A key aspect of the 4K-Wall is the way users can customize the way they display their video content, from one large image over four screens, to four images sent to each screen, and more. With programmable blending and positioning of all four sources, eye-catching formats can be generated and reconfigured instantly.

Features:

  • Complete hardware solution – no need for a PC
  • Plug-and-play ready
  • Four HDMI inputs and four HDMI outputs
  • DVI-D up to 1920×1200 input
  • Learns any EDID and features internal EDID database
  • Multiple configurations
  • On Screen Display, Integrated Web Server and IR source switching
  • HDCP and HDMI 1.4 compliant
  • Supports IR and RS-232
  • 4K2K/3840×2160 total (with 1920×1080 monitors)

For more information, Click Here!

HDR4X4


Leave a comment

HDR4X4 – HDMI Router

The HDR4X4 switches multiple resolutions up to 1080p and digital audio from any four HDMI sources to four HD displays.

  •  4×4 non-blocking, single-link HDMI matrix switch
  •  Switch offer any inputs and any outputs for HDMI sources
  • Distributes any of the four inputs to any or any combination of the four HDMI output displays
  • Maintains high resolution video up to 1080p
  •  Supports IR remote
  • Serial RS-232 remote port
  • Individual push button for switching HDMI source to each display
  • Comes with easy to use SmartControl software
  • HDMI 1.3 compatible
  • HDCP compliant

HDR4X4_diagram

 

HDR4x4 can be used anywhere high-definition video applications are used. You will find HDR4x4 in Digital Signage, Commercial installations and in home theaters.