Kramer Electronics Introduces 1:2 HDMI Distribution Amplifier

Jerusalem, Israel – November 7, 2006 –Kramer Electronics, a worldwide supplier of innovative and reliable signal management products, is pleased to announce the introduction of the VM-2HDMI 1:2 distribution amplifier for HDMI signals with the ability to store and recall EDID information. The VM-2HDMI is a compact and high quality 1 input, 2 output distribution amplifier for HDMI signals from tuners, set top boxes, DVD players and other HDMI equipped sources. The unit supports up to 1.65Gbps bandwidth to ensure compatibility with all HDTV standards including 1080p/60 signals. It will allow the connection of one HDMI source to 2 HDMI equipped display devices. The VM-2HDMI features a default EDID setting for fast and efficient connection of the unit. With a default EDID setting, you can turn on the distribution amplifier and source device without first connecting and powering on any of the displays. The VM-2HDMI can also store and recall an EDID setting from either connected display device. The VM-2HDMI is housed in a compact Kramer DigiTOOLS® enclosure and is fed from an external 100-240 VAC universal switching power supply. The VM-2HDMI is now available through Kramer Electronics sales offices worldwide.