CrystalView EX5 HDMI

CATx Extender - HDMI/USB 2.0 - 330'

  • Extends HDMI video and USB 2.0 up to 330' (100m)
  • Uncompressed video resolution up to 1920 x 1200
  • Supports 36-bit color and CEC/HDCP pass-through
  • Three remote high speed USB 2.0 device ports supplying 500ma power
  • USB 2.0 throughput of up to 30 Mbps
  • Supports audio via HDMI
  • Use USB keyboards, mice, printers, scanners, flash drives, audio devices, touch screens, web cams, game controllers, and others

Typical Application

CrystalView EX5 HDMI application


CrystalView HDMI is designed for the remote viewing and operation of a high definition monitor and associated USB peripherals. A professional product featuring uncompressed HD digital video and support for Deep Color and x.v. Color, CrystalView HDMI is a high performance extender enabling a remote console management workstation to be located at a distance from an HDMI host device. It is compatible with all major operating systems, including Windows, Linux, and Apple OS X.

An HDCP pass-through feature is included allowing digital content from any HDCP compatible device to be transmitted without losing frames or experiencing video corruption. If additional USB devices are required, a USB hub may be connected to expand the number of ports. The high quality video and digital audio extension used in conjunction with USB 2.0 or lower peripherals makes this device unrivalled for in performance and operation for distances up to 330 feet.


Dimensions (W x D x H) 6.9" x 4.4" x 1.18" (175 x 112 x 30 mm)
Weight 2.0 lbs (0.9 kgs)
Power 100-240 VAC 50-60Hz
External adapter, Transmitter: +5V, 3A, Receiver: +5V 3A
Transmitter: 15W
Receiver: 15W
Distance HDMI 1920x1200: 330' (100m)
Connectors Transmitter:
HDMI video: HDMI female
USB host: USB Type B
Link: RJ45 jack
Power: Barrel jack
HDMI video: HDMI female
USB device: Three USB Type A, 500ma each
Link: RJ45 jack
Power: Barrel jack
Controls Unit power: Green LED
Link active: Green LED
Video active: Green LED
USB status: Green LED
Environment Operating temperature: 32°F–104°F (0°C–40°C)
Storage temperature: -4°F–158°F (-20°C–70°C)
Relative humidity: 20%–80%, non-condensing

Part numbers

Kits (transmitter, receiver, and power supply)
CRK-1DTXT-HD5 CrystalView HDMI Extender
Rack Mount Kit Description
RM-CRV-EX/19 19" Rack Mount for standard size server and equipment racks
RM-CRVEX/PLT Cover plate for rack mount