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Jan 27, 2021

Semtech Corporation, a leading supplier of high-performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, recently announced the designation of Symmetry Electronics as their exclusive professional audio-video (Pro AV) distributor for North America. Symmetry is now offering the full portfolio of both Semtech’s BlueRiver® AVP and AVX lines to support high performance, commercial audio & video applications. Established in 1998, Symmetry Electronics has extensive experience in the Pro AV space and is prepared to offer technical support to guide optimal product selection to ensure compatibility and long-term interoperability for customers.

Semtech BlueRiver AVP - AV over Ethernet

Semtech’s BlueRiver AVP is the foundation of SDVoE technology and is one of the world’s only chipsets that can transport uncompressed, zero-latency Ultra HD/4K HDR over standard Ethernet. Offering a single programmable system on chip (SoC), the BlueRiver can be used to replace traditional AV/KVM extenders, matrix switchers, video wall controllers, and windowing processors.

Semtech AVX - Point-to-Point Extension

A higher performance and cost-effective alternative to HDBaseT, the AVX product suite offers point-to-point extension of uncompressed quality 4K video, audio, Gigabit Ethernet, and control signals between AV equipment. Additionally, the AVX is the world’s only extension chip with built-in scaling and video processing, with bidirectional video support.

Semtech Pro AV Product Key Benefits

A founder of the SDVoE Alliance, Semtech’s Pro AV products leverage the SDVoE technology to deliver the following unique benefits:

  • Pixel perfect uncompressed video up to 4K
  • Ultra-low latency
  • Consistent performance via matured 10G Ethernet
  • Guaranteed interoperability among AV network endpoints through standardized SDVoE
  • Available SDVoE API simplifies AV signal routing and control


Get Started with Semtech’s Revolutionary BlueRiver AVP & AVX Pro AV Products



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Why partner with Symmetry Electronics? Symmetry's technical staff is specially trained by our suppliers to provide a comprehensive level of technical support. Our in-house Applications Engineers provide free design services to help customers early in the design cycle, providing solutions to save them time, money and frustration. Contact Symmetry for more information.


Written By: Savannah Cuthbert


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