Media Solutions launches first touchscreen HDBaseT tester7 September 2016
Media Solutions, a design house for media distribution solutions for the smart home and the AV industry, has announced the availability of the MS-TestPro, the first touchscreen test device for HDBaseT networks.
The MS-TestPro provides a handheld solution for in-field testing of HDBaseT-based systems and cabling. With its built-in monitoring, logging, and diagnostics capabilities, installers and integrators have access to efficient analysis and troubleshooting, simplifying AV installs.
The MS-TestPro brings HDBaseT Tx, Rx, and PoH (Power over HDBaseT) functionality, providing an efficient testing platform for HDBaseT source and sink devices, powered devices, and up to 100m of Cat5e (or higher) cabling.
There are two MS-TestPro testers currently available, the Touchscreen Model, with built-in 3.5in touchscreen, and the Mobile App Model, with built-in 3.5in touchscreen also managed via a mobile application.
“Testing of AV networks is an essential step in the implementation of any system, and the ability to do so effortlessly on the spot is a major advantage to installers and integrators,” said Eliran Toren, CEO, Media Solutions. “The MS-TestPro is an affordable handheld device that further simplifies the installation of any HDBaseT network. It saves time and money, without compromising performance or quality.”
“We are happy to welcome Media Solutions as a new HDBaseT Alliance member,” said Ariel Sobelman, president, HDBaseT Alliance. “The company brings a valuable tool for installers and integrators, in that it allows them to work more efficiently with existing and brand new HDBaseT installations. The MS-TestPro enriches the HDBaseT ecosystem of AV products, and we wish them success.”