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HD View Receiver, 2-Port, Daisychainable Long-Range

Your CATx-based solution for extending high-def video, stereo audio, and full serial control.


Please call 877-877-2269 for a replacement product or part.

Product Features

  • Perfect for reaching LCD and plasma screens over dedicated CATx runs.
  • Ultimate control and distribution for digital signage—from the media player to the screens!
  • Full, bidirectional RS-232 control. Turn screens on/off to extend life.


  • Plug-and-play and modular. Installs quickly without any unnecessary hardware.
  • Supports high-definition video resolutions of 1080p (1920 x 1440 at 60 Hz).
  • Features second CATx port for daisychaining an additional segment.
  • System supports distribution to as many as 256 screens.
  • Offers distances of up to 1000 feet (304.8 m).
  • VESA-standard mounting options for discreet installation.

  • Designed for high-end multimedia applications, the HD View™ is a truly modular transmission system for extending video, audio, and serial control over CAT5, CAT5e, CAT6, or proposed CAT7 cable.

    The HD View system includes transmitters, receivers, and line splitters for delivering single or multiple channels of high-def video and stereo audio to remote plasma/LCD screens, which makes them great for distributing media in digital signage setups.

    Mix and match HD View units to send video at varying distances to one or more areas of your AV distribution or digital signage application.

    The 2-port, daisychainable, long-range receiver featured here installs at the screen, communicating across the CATx link to the system's 1-, 8-, or 16-port transmitter located up to 1000 feet (304.8 m) away. You can also use it to receive signals from the CATx output on an HD View 8-Port Line Splitter (the splitter installs at the end of the CATx cabling run from the system transmitter). Plus, because it has a second RJ-45 port, you can use it to link to a second remote screen, as well as daisychain another segment.

    The HD View system even enables you to set up an elaborate configuration with multiple HD View receivers linked to multiple splitters and as many as 128 screens up to 1000 feet (304.8 m) away.

    The HD View family also has support for DDC, which gives you optimal player-to-screen configurations.

    Out-of-band management frees the network for video transfer, and with RS-232 control, you can use simple commands to turn one or more screens on and off, preserving your screens and maximizing your system's life.

    We also offer a tuning unit (AC3006A), which you can connect to a remote splitter or long-range receiver and optimize video settings using preset or unique tuning parameters.

    NOTE: A transmitter and receiver are both required for operation, and the maximum possible distance for remote end video is 1000 feet (308.4 m). For help ordering HD View components for your application, talk to one of our Tech Support experts.

    Tech Specs

    cUL 0
    UL 0
    CE Approval Yes
    Connectors System in: (1) RJ-45; System out (daisychain port):?(1) RJ-45; Video out: (1) HD15 F; Audio out: (3) jacks (L, R, L&R); Serial out: DB9 M; Control: RJ-11 (for connecting AC3006A tuning unit)
    DDC Complies with VESA DDC-2 specification
    Distance (Maximum) 1000 feet (308.4 m)
    Input/Output Video Signals Analog signal RGB; 0.7v p-p; 75 ohm
    Power External, 5 VDC, 1 A
    Resolution (Maximum) 1920 x 1440 at 60 Hz (depending on the cable length)
    RoHS Yes
    RS-232 Connection Full serial = RXD, TXD, DTR, DSR, RTS, CTS
    Serial Baud Rate 57 kbps
    Size 1"H x 5.8"W x 5.7"D (2.5 x 14.7 x 14.5 cm)
    Skew Compensation (Maximum) 63 nsec
    System Cable CATx UTP/FTP, 24 AWG solid conductor

    This product works with:
  • HD View Transmitter, 1-Port (AC3000A)
  • HD View Transmitter, 8-Port (AC3008A)
  • HD View Transmitter, 16-Port (AC3016A)
  • HD View Line Splitter, 8-Port, Standard (AC3001A)
  • HD View Line Splitter, 8-Port, Long-Range (AC3002A)
    For convenient fine-tuning of video linked to a splitter or the long-range receivers, order:
  • HD View Video Tuning Unit for the AC3001A–AC3002A, AC3004A–AC3005A (AC3006A)
    Questions? Contact our FREE Tech Support.

    Also available:
  • HD View Receiver, 1-Port, Standard (AC3003A)
  • HD View Receiver, 1-Port, Long-Range (AC3004A)
  • HD View NEC Integrated Receiver, Long-Range (AC3004A-NEC)
  • HD View NEC Integrated Receiver, Standard (AC3003A-NEC)

    * Technical specification weight is the unit weight. It is not the packaged shipping weight. For shipping weight, please contact Black Box customer service at 877-877-2269.

  • Warranty

    Double Diamond Warranty Diamond

    Double Diamond™ Warranty (Standard)

    Take the risk out of equipment purchases with the Double Diamond™ Warranty from Black Box Network Services.

    The Double Diamond Warranty is our warranty that protects your Black Box® brand products* from accidental damage, including drops, water, and power surges.

    The HD View Receiver, 2-Port, Daisychainable Long-Range comes with a standard None already included.

    During the warranty period, Black Box Network Services will repair or replace your damaged equipment within one week of receipt at NO CHARGE!*

    Plus, get an Extended Double Diamond Warranty.

    You can also extend your warranty or protect a previously purchased Black Box® brand product** for an additional year—for only 10% of the purchase price! Or, extend your coverage for a full three years for only 20% of the purchase price!

    Ordering an extended warranty is easy: When viewing a product in your shopping cart, just select the one or three years of additional coverage in the dropdown menu under “Warranty Options.” For details, contact Customer Service at 724-746-5500.

    * Warranty subject to certain exclusions and limitations ** Certain products may not be eligible.

    What’s more, we also have a 45-day return policy. Simply call Customer Service for a Return Authorization (RA) number, return your product in new condition and in the original package, and receive a full refund.