With the introduction of 4K and HDR (High Dynamic Range), the AV industry has been flooded with various signal types that may not be supported by your distributed system.
Does your device say 4K60Hz, yet still no signal?
Is you device “full 4K”?
The truth is, some devices cannot handle higher bandwidth 4K (4K60Hz 4:4:4 8Bit/18G or 4K60Hz 4:2:2 12Bit/18G). Using a 4:2:0 Chroma manufacturers can produce “4K60Hz” devices that are only handling 50% of the color information, as well as not displaying full HDR (4K60Hz 4:2:0 8 or 10Bit/(9G). Leaving customers with a choice to use only a few select 4K formats. For years manufacturers have been hiding behind this vague specification affecting switches, extenders, and even HDMI cables. Looking for specs that include 18Gbps or 4K60 4:4:4 with HDR, help notate a wide open, high bandwidth 4K signal. AVPro Edge provides many 18Gbps solutions, including all of our 444 extenders and AUHD products, that ensure the best video quality for your customers. Murideo, trusted in HDMI testing and troubleshooting, also provides tools to help confirm correct signaling with the Fox & Hound Testing and Troubleshooting Kit and the SIX-A Analyzer & SIX-G Generator Test Suite.
The Imaging Science Foundation continued its international training, this time making a stop in Australia. ISF teamed up with AVPro and AVD to put on a display calibration course down under. Jason Dustal ISF Level III Instructor, taught this class and he had this to say:
"ISF along with our partners at AV Distributors recently hosted the first Australian ISF class in a couple of years! The class was attended by a wide variety of people including experienced calibrators, medical professionals, post production professionals, and some who are brand new to calibration! We spent time talking about 18Gbps distribution and how to troubleshoot HDMI issues. Lots of hands on activities with both flat panels and projectors gave the attendees a glimpse of what to expect in the real world when servicing clients! We'd love to see you at the next class, cheers mate!"
ISF hosts classes all year long around the world, if you are interested in becoming an ISF certified calibrator register for class today.
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