Add $175.00 for FREE shipping
Learn More!
Connector Type
3.5mm Connectors
IR Repeater Components
Connecting Blocks
IR Emitters
IR Sensors
Compatibility
1/8" (3.5mm) Mini- Jack
HDMI
Infrared (Standard Consumer Electronics)
Features
LED Feedback
Ease of Installation
Beginner (Installs < 10 minutes)
Brand
Vanco International
Other Ways to Shop
In Stock
On Sale
Order the Smarthome Catalog


Add IR Control to your Home Theater Components Over an HDMI Cable
Vanco 280720 IR Transmitter / Sender / Emitter Pigtail with 1.5 Meter Cable
Vanco 280720 IR Transmitter / Sender / Emitter Pigtail with 1.5 Meter Cable
Click for larger image and other views
Sample Applications
Vanco 280720 IR Transmitter / Sender / Emitter Pigtail with 1.5 Meter Cable
Item# 97680
Price: Normally $15.72 
Hot Deal $12.96
Qty:
Free shipping on orders over $175 - See Details

Overview

  • Part of the Super IR Control System that allows for IR Control over any Vanco HDMI Cable
  • Compatible with Vanco‚Äôs HDMI Matrixes, Splitters, Switchers, and Extenders
  • When used with other Super IR components - it is capable of extending IR Signals more than 100 meters (328 feet)

Essential Info

The Vanco 280720 IR Transmitter / Sender / Emitter Pigtail with 1.5 Meter Cable is part of the Vanco Super IR HDMI Control System. All Vanco components having the Super IR HDMI Control capability will communicate with each other. The Super IR HDMI Control components include an HDMI IR Adapter, this IR Transmitter / Sender / Emitter pigtail and an IR Receiver pigtail; each sold individually and separately. The patented HDMI IR Adapter allows the IR control channel to extend to a display, since the adapter is inserted between the display and the HDMI cable connecting to the display.

The Super IR HDMI Control System is 1080p Full HD 3D Ready and will also work with sources, displays and other electronics connected via an HDMI cable. For example, an HDMI Adapter may be installed on both ends of an HDMI cable (an additional adapter is required) connecting the source and the display. An IR Transmitter and an IR Receiver are then connected respectively to the adapters with the toggle switch set to 'IR'. This allows IR commands to travel between the display and the source. This path can also be reversed to allow IR commands to travel between the source and the display, by reversing transmitter and receiver positions on the HDMI cable. Thus upstream or downstream IR communications are possible.

This product is also available as part of a kit that includes:
2x - HDMI Adapters with IR
1x - IR Transmitter / Sender / Emitter Pigtail with 1.5 Meter Cable
1x - IR Receiver Pigtail with 1.5 Meter Cable

What's Included

  • 1x - Vanco 280720 IR Transmitter / Sender / Emitter with 1.5 Meter Cable
  • 1x - Owner's Manual
  • More Info

    Installation Tips
    Connect the Super IR Sender to the HDMI Matrix Selector Switch, HDMI Splitter or HDMI Extender. Install the HDMI IR Adapter between the HD TV HDMI input and the HDMI cable that is normally connected there. Attach the IR Receiver to the HDMI Adapter and move the toggle switch to the 'IR' position. Position the IR Sender (labeled TX) to point at the IR receiver on the source. Position the IR Receiver pointed outward from the HD TV display, so that an IR remote can be used to control the source. You can use an IR remote that comes with the Vanco active electronics to control that device and a universal IR control for the source. This depends on the control that you want to exercise and the control capabilities of the devices in your system. Some of the larger Vanco HDMI devices may also be controlled via the RS-232 control protocol.

    Specifications

    Specifications
    ManufacturerVanco
    Manufacturer Product No.280720
    UPC741835091848


    Important notes:
    Defective exchanges for identical item within 30 days of purchase. After 30 days, please contact the manufacturer.
    Manufacturer contact information: Vanco International, Tel: (800) 626-6445

    Images/Video

    Sample Applications       
    Sample Applications       

    Reviews

    6 Ratings
    5 star: 33%  (2)
    4 star: 0%  (0)
    3 star: 0%  (0)
    2 star: 17%  (1)
    1 star: 50%  (3)
    Average Customer Rating
    (6 customer ratings)
    Share your thoughts with other customers
    JOHN -- elk grove, CA   8/26/2012
    Don't know if IR system works or not - unable to get HDMI extender to work properly.
    MICHAEL -- jacksonville, FL   4/19/2012
    Works great with my Xfinity, Onkyo, Sharp DVD, and Western Digital.
    CLAUDIO -- salinas, CA   11/15/2011
    Very dissapointed. They do not work with the HDMI wallplate extenders product#280725
    DONALD -- belton, TX   11/14/2011
    Limited range and required careful aiming at IR sensor to work.

    Accessories

    Vanco 280703 HDMI Adapter with IR  Vanco 280721 IR Receiver Pigtail with 1.5 Meter Cable     
    Vanco 280703 HDMI Adapter with IR  Vanco 280721 IR Receiver Pigtail with 1.5 Meter Cable     

    Related Items

    Customers Also Bought

    Sign-up for Exclusive Email offers 
    ORDERING INFO
    How to Order Track Your Package Shipping Returns Contact Us Customer Service Retail Store
    MORE INFO
    Getting Started Learning Center FAQ Dealers Customer Testimonials Affiliate Program
    OUR COMPANY
    About Us INSTEON Press Awards Employment Guarantees Security & Privacy
    STAY INFORMED
    Free Catalog Email Newsletter Forum RSS Site Map
    Have questions? Call us at 800-762-7846 (Mon-Fri 5am-7pm and Sat 6am-3pm PT) or send us a message
    Place your order by 3pm PT for same day shipping
    Copyright 1995-2014 SMARTHOME™
    Verisign Secure Site PayPal Acceptance Mark