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Anyone using DanteAV for video distribution?

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Tim Weaver:
Just wondering what products you are using at the endpoints. So far to get an HDMI output at a TV the cost averages around 2 grand per drop! I could cut back to one HDMI drop per room, then distribute that to all the TV's in that room, but thats not as flexible as I'd like it to be.

Robert Healey:

--- Quote from: Tim Weaver on October 24, 2023, 11:26:16 AM ---Just wondering what products you are using at the endpoints. So far to get an HDMI output at a TV the cost averages around 2 grand per drop! I could cut back to one HDMI drop per room, then distribute that to all the TV's in that room, but thats not as flexible as I'd like it to be.

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There are very few manufacturers currently on board with DanteAV, but I have been using various AVoverIP systems for years. I used to use SVSI products but the Samsung years have not been kind to AMX and they stopped innovating the product line several years ago. Since then I have had plenty of successful systems with Crestron DM NVX. They come in at much less than $2k an endpoint if you are willing to max out at 1080p. I find most systems don't need 4k.

Aside from Crestron, I would also look at AV Pro Edge and Visionary Solutions. Visionary integrates well with Q-Sys.

John Walsh:
Late to the game on this, but Wyrestorm NHD end point, especially their newer 120 series (which a wall plate will be out soon for) has been awesome. More advanced spaces we use the 500 series.
QSYS plugin is also available which is nice.

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