Tuesday, April 5, 2011

DVI Extender: Helps to Develop Connection at Remote Locations

Depending on the length of the fiber optic cables there are several models available. One is single link DVI Fiber Optic Extender and the other one is DVI Dual Link Fiber Optic Extender. These can help to transmit via fiber optic cable high resolution digital video. These devices vary in the resolutions supported by them.

DVI Extender is used to transmit the digital video signals over long distances is via Cat5 / Cat6 UTP cable. The other option to transmit to even greater distances is through fiber optical cable. It comprises of a transmitter adjacent to the DVI source and a unit near the remote LCD monitor. It is available with in 2, 4 or 8 port versions and it can help us to connect to DVI monitors located at remote locations.
Cat 5 DVI Extender exists in 2, 4 and 8 port splitter units. The power adapters which are already available help in remote connectivity. Many other varieties of this extender unit are also available on the market today including the single link DVI over fiber and DVI dual link fiber optic extender. CAT5 DVI Extender unit is compatible with all OS. LEDs are integrated in it which indicates the DVI signal activity and helps to operate at a video amplifier bandwidth of several GHz.


  1. I was in search of this kind of product to fulfil the purpose of transmitting the digital video signals over long distances. The DVI KVM Extender is perfect for production and training services, military, industrial and profitable environments and digital signage applications.