Austria –HARMAN’s AKG introduces
the new CSX IRS10 infrared language distribution system. Ideal for conferencing,
tour guide and assistive listening applications, the CSX IRS10 offers 10
channels of digital infrared transmission and uncompromised security.
The next-generation AKG CSX IRS10 is based on a 10-channel
PPM (Pulse Phase Modulation) technology, ensuring absolute security. The system
is easily expandable to any room size. PPM also always uses the whole LED
panel, regardless of whether someone is using one or 10 channels, which leads
to the same radiation power and coverage area even if one is changing the
number of needed channels.
The heart of the system is the CSX BIR10 breakout box. It
takes either the channels of an AKG CS5 system or any other 10 channels fed to
it and modulates them on the infrared carrier. Two new radiators transmit the
IR light into the room. The two radiators (CSX IRT3 and CSX IRT4) differ in
terms of radiation angle. AKG now offers a floodlight for lower ceilings and a spotlight
to cast the IR signal a greater distance, making it the ideal solution for any
kind of room.
The receivers offer two jog dial selectors to select the
requested channel and to adjust the output level to the headphones. Both
functions, as well as battery status, are shown on the OLED display. A standard
3.5mm stereo jack plug enables connection to headphones. A charging/storage
case for 50 units is available to charge the 2700mAh NiMh rechargeable
batteries (up to 20 hours operation time).
designs, manufactures, and markets a wide range of infotainment and audio
solutions for the automotive, consumer, and professional markets. It is a
recognized world leader across its customer segments with premium brands
including AKG®, Harman Kardon®, Infinity®, JBL®, Lexicon®, and Mark Levinson®
and leading-edge connectivity, safety and audio technologies. The Company is
admired by audiophiles across multiple generations and supports leading
professional entertainers and the venues where they perform. More than 25
million automobiles on the road today are equipped with HARMAN audio and
infotainment systems. HARMAN has a workforce of 14,800 people across the
Americas, Europe, and Asia and reported sales of $4.7 billion for the last
twelve months ended December 31, 2013.