Press Releases and News

Press Releases and News



Comprehensive Introduces New 4K Certified 18G Commercial HDMI Cables for Systems Integration Up to 50ft
Comprehensive’s Pro AV/IT Certified 18Gbps 4K (End to End) HDMI cables are unlike any other cable on the market today as they were created specifically for the demanding needs of systems integration and commercial applications. HD18G series cables feature heavy duty, all commercial construction, Comprehensive’s exclusive ProGrip® connector, & SureLength® indicators right on the connector head. Read more >



Comprehensive Introduces New Full 4K 18G HDMI Splitter Family
Comprehensive Connectivity Company, the tested and trusted connectivity solutions manufacturer to the Pro AV/IT markets for more than 40 years, launches their new family of Pro AV/IT 18G 4K HDMI Splitters. Read more >



Comprehensive Introduces New 4K60 4:4:4 18G Commercial Plenum HDMI Over Fiber Cables for Systems Integration
Comprehensive Connectivity Company, the tested and trusted connectivity solutions manufacturer to the Pro AV/IT markets for more than 40 years, launches their new Pro AV/IT HD18G series of 4K60 4:4:4 18G HDMI over Fiber Plenum Cables for System Integration and other demanding commercial applications. Read more >



Comprehensive Introduces the CSW-HD442-4K60 - HDMI 4x4 True Matrix Switcher Splitter with IP Control
Comprehensive’s HDMI Matrix Switcher routes any four sources to be shown on any of the four displays, simultaneously, while supporting 4Kx2K@60Hz (YCbCr4:2:0) for true high definition resolution results. Multi-channel HDMI digital audio sources can be easily selected through on-panel buttons, IR remote controller, RS-232 port or IP control. Read more >



Comprehensive Introduces the CSW-HD455KM – 4x4 Multi-Input Seamless Matrix with Video Wall Function and Control
Comprehensive’s Multi-Input and Output Matrix with video wall display function is an ideal wall controller and video matrix for large screen displays with various image configurations and powerful enough to seamlessly run HDMI, DVI and analog video signals. Read more >



Comprehensive Introduces the CSW-HDBT300M - Multi-Input Switcher to HDMI with HDBaseT Up to 330ft – Transmitter and Receiver with IP Control
Comprehensive Connectivity Company, the tested and trusted connectivity solutions provider to the Pro AV/IT markets for more than 40 years, unveils the high performance Multi-Input Switcher to HDMI with HDBaseT that extends signals for distances up to 330ft over a Cat6/7 cable (CSW-HDBT300M). Read more >



Comprehensive Introduces the CHE-HDBT300U - HDBaseT 2.0 Extender with USB - Transmitter and Receiver
Comprehensive offers the latest, full featured HDBaseT 2.0 Extender with USB that can transmit your uncompressed HDMI signal distribution up to 330 feet to a compatible display using a single Cat5e/6/7 cable – minimizing cable setup and installation flexibility. Read more >



Comprehensive Connectivity Launches and Exhibits New Pro AV/IT 4K Products at InfoComm 2016 in Las Vegas
Comprehensive Connectivity Company, the tested and trusted connectivity solutions provider to the Pro AV/IT markets for more than 40 years, will be an Exhibitor at InfoComm 2016. InfoComm 2016, the largest professional AV trade show in North America, will be held on June 4-10 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV, and the vendor exhibition will be open daily beginning on June 8th. Read more >



Comprehensive Introduces: Series of Splitters Up to 8 Ports with 4K HDCP 2.2 - Perfect for Display Solutions
Comprehensive’s series of HDMI Splitters (CDA-HD220EK, CDA-HD420EK, CDA-HD820EK) provides the user the ability to split a single HDMI source for connecting to up to 8 simultaneous HDMI output displays while supporting Ultra High Definition (UHD), which has four times as many pixels as 1080p. Read more >



Comprehensive Introduces New HDMI Switchers - Connect Multiple HD Sources to a Single Display with Less Clutter
Comprehensive’s series of high performance HDMI Switchers (CSW-HD301K, CSW-HD501K) allows the capability for a HDMI signal from any three or five sources to be routed to and projected on a single HDMI display. Read more >



Comprehensive Unveils the New Pro AV/IT HDBaseT 4K HDMI 4x4 Matrix Switcher & Extender Up to 330ft
Comprehensive’s CSW-HDBT44K330 Pro AV/IT HDBaseT 4K@60 (YUV420) 4x4 Matrix Switcher/Extender (CSW-HDBT44K330) not only offers options to switch up to four HDMI Input and Output sources, but extends the uncompressed audio/video and data sources over a Cat5e/6/7 cable at a distance up to 330 feet away. Read more >



Comprehensive Connectivity Introduces New Pro AV/IT Lightning Cables – The First Pro Grade, Durable, Reinforced Lightning Cables with Length Markers!
Comprehensive Connectivity Company, the tested and trusted connectivity solutions provider to the Pro AV/IT markets for more than 40 years, announces their new Pro AV/IT Lightning Cables [LTNG-USBA-XPROBLK] with professional grade construction that guarantees fast connections whenever in use with Apple® devices. Read more >



Comprehensive Connectivity Announces: Pro AV/IT 1x4 4K UHD HDMI Splitter with CEC System and EDID Selection
Comprehensive Connectivity Company, the tested and trusted connectivity solutions provider to the Pro AV/IT markets for more than 40 years, announces their Pro AV/IT 1x4 4K with CEC System Reset and EDID (Extended Display Identification Data) Selection. Read more >



Comprehensive Connectivity Introduces: MicroFlex Pro AV/IT CAT6 Snagless Patch Cables – Up To 40% Smaller than Standard Cat6 Cables
Comprehensive Connectivity Company, the tested and trusted connectivity solutions provider to the Pro AV/IT markets for more than 40 years, announces their new MicroFlex Pro AV/IT Snagless Patch Cables which are up to 40% smaller than standard Cat6 cables. Read more >



Comprehensive Connectivity Signs Distribution Agreement with Ingram Micro Latin America
Comprehensive Connectivity Company is pleased to announce it has signed a partnership agreement with Ingram Micro Latin America to distribute Comprehensive’s wide range of professional grade solutions including 4K UHD Pro AV/IT HDMI & Cat6 Cables, HDBaseT Extenders, Switchers, Splitters, Connectivity Kits, Plates and Panels and much more. Read more >



Comprehensive Connectivity Introduces New CHE-HDBT200 Pro AV/IT HDBaseT Extender over CAT5e/6/7 up to 230ft
Comprehensive Connectivity Company, the tested and trusted connectivity solutions provider to the Pro AV/IT markets for more than 40 years, announces their new Pro AV/IT CHE-HDBT200 HDBaseT HDMI Extender over a CAT5e/6/7 cable up to 230 feet. Read more >



Comprehensive Connectivity Introduces New CHE-HDBT300 Pro AV/IT HDBaseT Extender Over CAT5e/6/7 with Transmitter and Receiver
Comprehensive Connectivity Company, the tested and trusted connectivity solutions provider to the Pro AV/IT markets for more than 40 years, announces their new Pro AV/IT CHE-HDBT300 HDBaseT HDMI Extender Transmitter and Receiver over a single CAT5e/6/7 cable up to 330ft. Read more >



Comprehensive Connectivity Introduces New CHE-HDBT322 Pro AV/IT HDBaseT Extender Over CAT5e/6/7 with Dual HDMI Outputs
Comprehensive Connectivity Company, the tested and trusted connectivity solutions provider to the Pro AV/IT markets for more than 40 years, announces their new Pro AV/IT CHE-HDBT322 HDBaseT HDMI Extender over a CAT5e/6/7 cable with dual HDMI outputs that can extend and split your uncompressed data up to 330ft. Read more >



Comprehensive Connectivity Introduces New Pro AV/IT Active Optical Plenum HDMI Cables Extending Signal Usage Up to 330ft!
Comprehensive Connectivity Company, the tested and trusted connectivity solutions provider to the Pro AV/IT markets for more than 40 years, announces their new Pro AV/IT Active Optical Plenum HDMI Cables [HD-HD-XXPROPAF] that feature all the latest HDMI features including Ultra HD 4K x 2K Resolution that can extend your signal up to 330ft. Read more >



Comprehensive Cable Rebrands as Comprehensive Connectivity for 2015
Comprehensive Cable and Connectivity Company, the tested and trusted connectivity expert to AV and IT professionals for more than 40 years, announced today that it has re-branded as simply "Comprehensive Connectivity". Read more >



Comprehensive Connectivity Introduces New Pro AV/IT CAT6 Heavy Duty Snagless Cables
What Comprehensive did for HDMI they have now done for networking. Following up on the huge success of Pro AV/IT HDMI cables, Comprehensive introduces Pro AV/IT CAT6 Heavy Duty Snagless Patch Cables. Read more >



Comprehensive Signs Distribution Agreement with Almo Professional AV
Comprehensive Cable and Connectivity Company announced the signing of a distribution partnership with Almo Professional AV. Scott Schaefer, President of Comprehensive, explained: “Comprehensive is very excited to be partnering with Almo Professional A/V. Read more >



Comprehensive Cable and Connectivity Celebrates 40 Year Anniversary
This September marks the 40th year anniversary for Comprehensive Cable and Connectivity Company. In 1974, the professional audio visual market was just emerging and the new small businesses across the country known then as “audio visual dealers” had a problem: Whom do they go to get the connectivity, accessories and supplies they need for the equipment they are selling to local media, schools and businesses? Lucky for the AV industry, Comprehensive had the solution. Read more >



Comprehensive Introduces New 4K x 2K Matrix 4x4 Switcher with IP Control
Comprehensive Cable & Connectivity company just released the CSW-HD444K Matrix Switcher. The CSWHD444K is a 4x4 HDMI 4K x 2K Matrix Switcher which allows a HDMI signal from any of their four sources to be routed to and displayed on any of four connected HDMI displays simultaneously. Read more >



Comprehensive Introduces New ACTIVE Pro AV/IT USB Extender Cables in PVC & Plenum with lengths up to 75ft.
Comprehensive recently introduced a complete line of Active USB Cables which allows the extension of a USB signal up to 75ft. Comprehensive Pro AV/IT Active USB cables are professional grade, heavy duty construction for commercial and B2B applications. Read more >



Comprehensive Cable & Connectivity and Anixter Wire & Cable sign Distribution Agreement
Comprehensive Cable and Connectivity Company is pleased to announce it has signed a distribution agreement with Anixter Wire & Cable to distribute Comprehensive professional connectivity solutions including cable assemblies, bulk wire, switchers, extenders, adapters, plates, panels and more. Read more >



Comprehensive Introduces New ACTIVE Pro AV/IT HDMI Cables with ProGrip connectors, Redmere® Technology and SureLength Indicators.
Comprehensive just introduced a new ACTIVE version of their extremely popular Pro AV/IT HDMI cable line featuring commercial grade construction, ProGrip® HDMI connectors and SureLength® length indicators. Read more >



Comprehensive Introduces New Microflex Pro AV/IT HDMI Cables with ProGrip in Seven Colors.
Fairfield, NJ: Following on the heels of it's extremely successful Pro AV/IT HDMI Cables with ProGrip technology, Comprehensive just introduced a new Microflex version for racks, surface access boxes and other tight spaces. Read more >



Comprehensive Introduces New Microflex Pro AV/IT HDMI Cables with ProGrip in Seven Colors.
Fairfield, NJ: Following on the heels of it's extremely successful Pro AV/IT HDMI Cables with ProGrip technology, Comprehensive just introduced a new Microflex version for racks, surface access boxes and other tight spaces. Read more >



Comprehensive Introduces New Plenum CL2P Rated Pro AV/IT HDMI Cables with ProGrip connectors and SureLength Indicators.
Comprehensive just introduced a new Plenum CL2P rated version of their extremely popular Pro AV/IT HDMI cable line featuring ProGrip HDMI connectors and SureLength length indicators. Plenum Pro AV/IT HDMI Cables are the only CL2P rated plenum HDMI cable on the market to feature both ProGrip technology and SureLength indicators specifically for commercial and residential systems integrators and installers. Read more >



Comprehensive Announces First Pro AV/IT HDMI Cables Specifically Designed For Commercial and Residential System Integrators
Comprehensive is pleased to introduce their new Pro AV/IT series of HDMI cables that are specifically designed for professional systems integrators. These new Pro AV/IT HDMI cables not only deliver the exceptional performance and reliability Comprehensive is known for, they also include new and helpful pro-friendly features for the commercial and residential installation markets. Read more >



Comprehensive Introduces New Thunderbolt and Lightning Cables
Comprehensive is happy to introduce new Thunderbolt and Lightning Cables for use with the latest Apple devices and peripherals. With more and more Apple devices being used in a Pro AV or enterprise environment, these cables are a must have for almost everyone. Read more >



Comprehensive Introduces CSW-VGA440A 4x4 VGA High Resolution Matrix Switcher with Stereo Audio
The CSW-VGA440A routes high resolution VGA video and stereo audio from any of four VGA and audio sources to any of four VGA displays and audio receivers. Four outputs give you the choices of sending audio and video signals up to four displays in any combinations. Resolution up to 1920x1200 and 1080p make this the perfect switcher for any VGA application. Read more >



Comprehensive Announces New High Definition BNC to BNC Cables
These broadcast quality Pro AV/IT series cables support SI, HD-SDI and 3G-SDI and meet all the requirements for 3 Gbps signal / data serial interface transmission. They are constructed with a specially formulated, digital ready, heavy duty 18Awg RG6 cable that is 100% shielded and terminated with True 75 ohm nickel over brass BNC Connectors, for proper impedance and minimum signal reflection. They come in multiple lengths and are covered under our famous Lifetime Warranty. Read more >



Comprehensive Releases VGA 1x2 and 1x8 Extenders over Cat5/6 with Audio Extending VGA Signals Up To 300 Meters
The CVE-TRX02A and CVE-TRX08A extend VGA and Stereo Audio over a Cat5 or Cat6 Cable. These amazing units can extend VGA signals up to 300 meters or 984 feet. With resolution of up to 1920x1200, these units are perfect for today's demanding commercial and residential integration environments. Read more >



Comprehensive Cable and Connectivity Products Now Available From Ingram Micro!
Comprehensive Cable and Connectivity Products will now be available from the world's largest technology distributor, Ingram Micro. Ingram has chosen Comprehensive's legendary connectivity products including the largest selection of True Professional Grade HDMI Cables, VGA Cables, Plenum Cables, DisplayPort Cables, Splitters, Switchers and more, to be offered to their 190,000 resellers . Read more >



Comprehensive introduced new Microflex Low-Profile HDMI DVI Cables for Surface Access Boxes, Racks and Other Tight Spaces
Comprehensive recently announced at Infocomm 2012 three new exciting additions to the MicroFlex series of extremely flexible and small diameter cables. In addition to VGA, Comprehensive will now offer three new Microflex HDMI and DVI cables that are a must have for the commercial and residential systems integrator. Read more >



Finally Charge Your iPad Direct From Your Computer With New USB Charger
Since 1974, Comprehensive Cable has offered unique solutions to the Pro A/V industry but their latest may appeal to many others as well, namely anyone who owns an iPad and a current PC or an older Mac using USB. Since standard USB ports cannot provide enough power, many iPad owners have been forced to rely on a wall charger to charge them. Read more >



New HDMI Matrix Switcher with Cat5/6 extension and RS232
Comprehensive introduces the CSW-HD440 HDMI 4X4 True Matrix Switcher and the CSWHD440EXT HDMI 4x4 Matrix Switcher. The CSW-HD440 is a true Matrix Switcher, which routes high definition video in multiple resolutions up to 1080p, plus multichannel digital audio from any of the four HDMI sources to displays. Read more >



Comprehensive Announces PlateMasters CAD
Comprehensive Cable and Connectivity Products will now be available from the world's largest technology distributor, Ingram Micro. This tool was built expressly with the designer, architect and engineer in mind. Compatible with all versions of CAD, from 2005 to AutoCAD 2011, the Platemasters CAD tool offers the ability to add wall plates, rack panels and nema panels to the overall design. Read more >



Comprehensive Becomes Crestron Certified Partner
We are pleased to announce that Comprehensive is now a Certified Crestron Integrated Partner. This partnership certifies Comprehensive's products will operate seamlessly within a Crestron systems environment. We are very proud of our work with Crestron and we consider it an honor to be a Certified Crestron Integrated Partner, said Scott Schaefer, President of Comprehensive. Read more >



Comprehensive Announces Addition of HDMI-EZ Termination System!
The revolutionary HDMI-EZ HDMI termination system is the latest game changer from connectivity leader Comprehensive Cable. For the first time ever, installers can quickly and easily terminate HDMI 1.4 capable assemblies (4k x 2k, 3D, Deep Color, 1080p and more) to custom lengths in the field using Comprehensive's exciting new HDMI-EZ termination system. Read more >