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Compare TV, video, IPTV, HDMI, VGA distribution systems
Compare TV, video, IPTV, HDMI, DVI and VGA distribution systems using the comparison tool below to find the best Klicktv distribution system for your requirements.

When choosing a TV and video distribution system to operate over cat 5 cable the principal factors to consider are:

  • Number of sources.
  • Type and number of displays.
  • Resolution of the TV or video image to be distributed and whether it is analogue or digital.
  • Distance between sources and displays.
  • Number and type of cables to each display.
  • The preferred means of selection and control of sources
  • The requirement for handling HDCP protected HDMI sources
  • Immediate or future requirement for expansion and features such as, video recording, archiving, video playback and control of access.

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System
Key benefits
Diagram
Features
Klicktv iptv 25

Digital distribution of an unlimited number of live or pre-recorded TV and video sources as data streams over a LAN/WAN to an unlimited number of TV and PC screens. Video on Demand, recording and archiving, controllable, flexible and scalable. Details here

Klicktv hdmi-cat5 25

Digital distribution of HDMI sources over 100M Cat5e/6 cable to multiple display screens. Supports switching between up to 16 sources and 24 displays with source control from the display. HDCP compliant. Details here

Klicktv hdmi-ip 25
Uses HDMI over IP streaming technology for distribution of multiple HDMI or DVI sources to multiple HDMI input display screens over any distance Cat5 cable/ fibre infrastructure.  Scalable to hundreds of sources and displays. Controllable, flexible and HDCP complaint. Details here
Klicktv RF-cat5 25
The Klicktv RF-cat5 system receives Freeview TV and radio channels from a terrestrial antenna and distributes them to up to 60 standard Freeview ready TV receivers. It requires one screened Cat5e/6 cable per TV and operates up to 70M. Details here.
Klicktv video-cat5 25

Analogue distribution of video/VGA plus audio over 250M Cat5e/6 cable. Single or multiple sources to single or multiple displays. Switching of up to 32 sources to 96 displays with source control from the display. Details here.

Klicktv iptv 25

1. Distributes live and prerecorded TV and video over an existing or separate data network

2. Capacity for hundreds of channels to an unlimited number of network connected TVs / PCs

3. No distance limitations on viewing points with full HD TV support and control over individual viewing

4. Simultaneous recording of multiple live TV channels with archiving and individual playback on demand

5. Customisable user interface with EPG, messaging and information pages

6. Distribute channels over WAN links for viewing at remote sites

7. Highly modular and readily expandable at any stage with compact 19” rack mount Linux based equipment  

Klicktv hdmi-cat5 25

1. Distributes HDMI sources in highest resolution including HDCP protected sources (eg Sky box).

2. Up to 16 sources and 24 display screens.

3. Uses one CatX (Cat5e/6/7) cable per display up to 100M.

4. Compact receiver with HDMI output attaches to the rear of any standard HD display screen.

5. Source displayed is selected by IR handset used at the viewing point or via a web browser interface.

6. The selected source can be controlled from the viewing point.

7. Can be supplied as a fully preconfigured stand-alone system to plug up and start using.  

Klicktv hdmi-ip 25

1. Distributes HDMI and DVI sources up to 1080P resolution including HDCP protected sources (e.g. Sky box). 

2. Supports hundreds of HDMI or DVI sources and display screens. 

3. Uses one Cat5 cable per display and configurable to span any distance.

4. Compact line powered receiver with HDMI output attaches to the rear of any standard 1080P display screen or monitor. 

5. Visually lossless transmission free from video and audio delay with instant switching between sources. 

6. Source selection is controlled by web browser interface with UN/PW protected access. 

7. Highly modular and readily expandable at any stage with compact 19" rack mount Linux based equipment. 

8. Can be supplied as a fully preconfigured stand-alone system to plug up and start using.  

Klicktv RF-cat5 25
1. Distributes the full Freeview TV and radio channel set including HD channels to up to 60 standard Freeview ready TV receivers.
2. Uses one shielded CatX (Cat5e/6/7) cable per display up to 70M 
3. Compact line powered receiver attaches to the rear of TV receiver and connects to TV aerial input.
4.  Uses the TV remote control handset with channel  selection by number or via the EPG 
5.  Up to 4 additional channels can be added to the Freeview channels for individual satellite channels or local inputs such as digital signage 
6.  Site specific installation subject to survey

Klicktv video-cat5 25

1. Distributes SD analogue video + stereo audio sources. 

2. Up to 32 sources and 96 display screens. 

3. Uses one CatX (Cat5e/6/7) cable per display up to 200M. 

4. Compact line powered receiver with either phono or SCART output attaches to the rear of a display screen. 

5. Source displayed is selected by IR handset at the viewing point or via a web browser interface. 

6. The selected source can be controlled from the viewing point. 

7. can be supplied as a fully preconfigured stand-alone system to plug up and start using.  

Klicktv iptv 25
Klicktv IPTV stand-alone package_LR
Klicktv hdmi-cat5 25
Klicktv Matrix schematic - IR_LR
Klicktv hdmi-ip 25
Klicktv Prism for Digital Signage drawing_LR
Klicktv RF-cat5 25
Klicktv Variplex drawing_LR
Klicktv video-cat5 25
Klicktv Connect drawing_LR

Klicktv iptv 25
Klicktv hdmi-ip 25
Klicktv hdmi-cat5 25
Klicktv RF-cat5 25
Klicktv video-cat5 25

Max. sources
No limit
No limit
16
Freeview + 4
32

Image resolution
SD - 1080P
1080i - 1080P
1080i - 1080P
SD - 1080i
SD - VGA

Handles HDCP sources (e.g. Sky)
N
Y
Y
N
N
Max. displays
No limit
No limit
24
60
96

Cable required per point
1x Cat5e/6
1x Cat5e/6
1x Cat5e/6
1x shielded Cat5e/6
1x Cat5e/6

Max. cable length
No limit
No limit
70M or 100M
70M
250M

Share existing net cable
Y
N
N
N
N
Control user access
Y
N
N
N
N
Easily expandable
Y
Y
N
N
N

PC screen viewing
Y
N
N
N
N

Easy moves and changes
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Use existing data network
Y
N
N
N
N
Line powered receiver
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y

Digital picture quality
Y
Y
Y
Y
N

Video on Demand
Y
N
N
N
N

User Interface
IR Remote / browser
Browser
IR Remote
TV Remote
IR Remote
System management
Browser
Browser
N
N
N

System remote monitoring
Y
Y
N
N
N
System record and replay
Y
N
N
N
N
Suitable for self install
Y
Y
Y
N
Y

Low disruption installation
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Quick deployment
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y

Pay Per View option
Y
N
N
N
N

Extendable over WAN
Y
N
N
N
N

TV, Internet and Phone over a single cable
Y
N
N
N
N
 
Klicktv iptv 25
Klicktv hdmi-ip 25
Klicktv hdmi-cat5 25
Klicktv RF-cat5 25
Klicktv video-cat5 25
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