Vanco HDMI™ Extender Over Cat5e Cable

Extend Your HDTV Display Capabilities Over 2 Times The Distance

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What's special about this extender?

  • Inexpensive way to extend your HDTV display up to 200 feet from your HDTV output by using two Category 5e cables
  • Audio and video signals are transmitted digitally over the Category 5e cable for zero signal loss so you are watching the picture as you were meant to
  • Reduces the amount of EMI/RFI so you can enjoy home theater clearly
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The Vanco HDMI Extender over Cat 5e Cables makes it possible for you to run your HDTV display up to 200 feet from the output source using Category 5e cable connections. This product consists of a transmitter and a receiver.



VAN-280502 Vanco HDMI™ Extender Over Cat5e Cables (includes Transmitter and Receiver) 1 lb 1.8" H x 2" W x 3.25" D

The transmitter is the connection between the HDMI audio/video device and the HDMI connection. The receiver is placed close to the HDTV display source (HDTV, monitor) and connected to the display source with a HDMI connection. The two components are then connected together with two Category 5 cables that transmit a clear high definition signal between the A/V device and the HDTV display up to 200 feet away.

  • The unit will support high-definition resolutions 1080p, 1080i, 720p, and standard video format
    • Reaches an additional 200 feet at high definition 720p resolution
    • Reaches an additional 165 feet at high definition 1080i resolution
    • Reaches an additional 100 feet at high definition 1080p resolution
  • HDCP (High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection) Compliant means the signal quality is high and there is no breach in security
  • Increase versatility with the addition of a DVI Adapter (not included) which broadens the range of connector possibilities
  • 1-year manufacturer warranty


Specifications Section
Item Value
Video Amplifier Bandwidth 2.25 Gbps
Single Link Range 1080p
Input Video, Signal 0.5 - 1.0V p-p
Input DDC Signal 5V p-p (TTL)
Input/Output Connector Type HDMI (19 Pin - Tye A) Female
Link Connector RJ45 Shielded
Power Consumption 0.12 Watts (Max)
Power Supply 5V DC
Dimensions 3.25" D x 2" W x 1.88" H
Weight 1.001 lb

How to Set up the Vanco HDMI Extender over CAT5e Cables

cable setup of hdmi extender via cat5e
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This HDMI to CAT5 extender can be used with the following devices:

  1. High definition satellite receivers with HDMI outputs
  2. High definition digital video recorders with HDMI outputs
  3. Any high definition cable receiver with HDMI outputs
  4. Any "Over The Air" (OTA) high definition receiver with HDMI outputs
  5. HD DVD and Blu-ray DVD players
  6. Any video game console with HDMI outputs
  7. Any up-converting DVD player with HDMI outputs
  8. Any DVHS VCR with HDMI outputs
  9. Any PC video card with HDMI outputs
  10. A/V surround sound receiver / preamp with HDMI switching and other similar devices.






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