Austin, TX — VizionWare, manufacturer of active HDMI and DVI products, has signed a distribution agreement with Smarthome Inc. to offer VizionWares entire line of digital interconnects and accessories. As part of the agreement, VizionWares complete product line, including its Hi-Wirez Series HDMI interconnects, will be available for purchase through Smarthomes extensive sales catalog and online store.
We are excited to secure this distribution agreement with Smarthome, said Ben Jamison, vice president of sales and marketing at VizionWare. As one of the worlds largest home electronics distributors, Smarthome provides a perfect outlet to distribute VizionWares entire line of active digital HDMI and DVI products and accessories which offer the best high-performance, high-definition cabling solutions.
Headquartered in Irvine, Calif., Smarthome, a SmartLabs Inc. company, is one of the world-wide leaders in affordable electronic home improvement and home automation product distribution.
We are delighted to be working with VizionWare, said Laurie Maroni, vice president of marketing for Smarthome. With the growing need for high quality interconnects we believe VizionWares unique and industry leading solution for delivering digital data over HDMI and DVI cabling will be the perfect solution for Smarthome’s highly technical customers.”
Among the products offered through Smarthome will be VizionWares entire series of award-winning HDMI interconnects, including the all-new Hi-Wirez 2250 Series Advanced Digital HDMI Interconnects as well as the highly acclaimed Hi-Wirez 1650, 1650LD and 3400 Series.
Available in lengths from 4-25 feet (1-7 meters), the all-new Hi-Wirez 2250 Series is designed specifically for home theater, high definition television and high performance gaming applications. Featuring a compact cable-head design, the Hi-Wirez 2250 Series offers the ultimate single-cable solution for flat panel displays. The Hi-Wirez 2250 Series utilizes VizionWares proprietary Active HDMI technology to meet HDMI 1.3 specifications, including Deep Color up to 10 bits per channel and lossless high-resolution audio.
VizionWares Hi-Wirez 1650 Series, available in lengths up to 98 feet (30 meters), passed both the ATC and SimplayHD Labs testing qualifications and have been granted the prestigious SimplayHD certification of compliance. Sporting a versatile slim-head design with Intelligent Power Management (IPM) technology, the 1650 Series features a light-weight flexible cable for custom installation ease. Its embedded power management technology provides an improved hot plug detector to prevent cable or equipment damage. VizionWares exclusive IPM implementation enhances hot plug detection capabilities and automatically powers off the cable when not in use to conserve energy and prevent damage.
The 1650LD Series provides the perfect solution to the challenge of sending HDMI signals over extremely long distances, allowing installers to transmit 1080p HDMI at lengths over 328 feet (100 meters) with no data loss. And because VizionWares optical modulation technologies result in pristine digital signals at extremely high data rates, the 1650LD Series enables the latest features of the HDMI Specification including Deep Color.
VizionWares Hi-Wirez 3400 Series provides the best in HDMI technology and innovation delivered at blazing speeds. With technology advancing at an exceedingly high rate, installers can now integrate 3400 Series interconnects into the home for future innovations. Compliant to HDMI Type A, Category 2 standards, these interconnects provide transfer speeds up to 10.2Gb/sec and support for Deep Color and lossless audio, ensuring that wires installed today will support tomorrows technology. VizionWares 3400 Series interconnects are available at lengths up to 65 feet (20 meters), allowing installers to make their current installations future ready for the consumer.