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Kramer KDS-EN7

High-performance, highly-scalable, AV over IP Encoder

4K60 4:2:0 or 4K30 4:4:4 over 1G network, USB Host, Unicast and Multicast support

£552 (£662.40 inc. VAT)
Availability: In stock

Kramer KDS-EN7 (60-000590)

The Kramer KDS-EN7 encoder is an advanced transmitter for streaming 4K video signals via Ethernet over copper cable. It encodes and streams over an IP network from HDMI input, and transmits the USB, IR, RS232, or CEC signal over IP network.

See also: Kramer KDS-DEC7.

Kramer KDS-EN7 Key Features

  • Rich set of inputs and interfaces
  • Easy–to–use KM/KVM — Searchable OSD Menu for KM and fully configurable KVM roaming
  • Large scale video wall — up to 16x16
  • Switching time — 1 second
  • Highly scalable — 999 channels build in support
  • State of the art management device
  • Rich set of management capabilities — Standard P3K Open API , LCD screen for configuration
  • Enterprise IT–grade security — 802.1x and HTTPS/TLS
  • Security certification — OWASP Top 10 certificate
  • Separate ETH ports for optimal security and experience
  • New HW architecture that enables robust FW update
  • Cost–effective from day one
  • Full product range for any site, any application
  • Plug–and–play with Netgear M4250 AVoIP switches, Kramer Control, KDS–USB2, etc.
  • Using PoE switch — up to 13W consumption
  • Alternative sources/destinations —
  • HDMI Loop–Through on Encoder and HDMI Input on Decoder
  • Embedding and De–embedding
  • Control gateway — Through P3K control/communicate with IR, RS232, or CEC to the connected devices
  • Through P3K control/communicate with IR, RS232, or CEC to the connected devices
  • 7 year warranty (Click Here for details)
  • Order Code: 60-000590

Kramer KDS-EN7 Downloads

4K 4096*2160 and 3840*2160 Resolution
Ethernet Pass-Through
HDMI 2.0
2K 2048*1080 Resolution

Kramer KDS-EN7 Specifications

USB Features

Integrated USB Hubs 1-layer USB Hub when connecting to KDS-DEC7


Multicast Through RTSP (Real Time Streaming Protocol): IGMP snooping non-blocking, Layer 2
Unicast Through RTSP (Real Time Streaming Protocol)
Bitrate Peak: 850Mbps, 4K average: 350Mbps, 1080p average: 250Mbps


Compression Standard JPEG based, private stream
Max Resolution 4K@30Hz 4:4:4

Video Streaming

Compression Standard JPEG2K based, proprietary stream
Max Input Resolution 4K@60hz (4:2:0)
Max Output Resolution 4K@30hz (4:4:4)
Max End-to-end Resolution 4K@30hz (4:4:4)
Scaler Yes
End-to-end Latency 33msec
Switching Time 1sec
Supported Resolutions 4096×2160@60Hz, 1600×1200@60Hz, 1280×960@60Hz, 848×480@60Hz, 3840×2160@60Hz, 1600×900@60Hz, 1280×800@60Hz, 800×600@60Hz, 1920×1200@50Hz, 1440×900@60Hz, 1280×768@60Hz, 720×576@60Hz, 1920×1080@60Hz, 1400×1050@60Hz, 1280×720@60Hz, 720×480@50Hz, 1856×1392@60Hz, 1366×768@60Hz, 1224×768@70Hz, 640×480@60Hz,

1792 × 1344@60Hz, 1360 × 768@60Hz, 1152 × 864@70Hz, 640 × 400@85Hz, 1680 × 1050@60Hz, 1024 × 768@60Hz, 640 × 350@85Hz


Supported Formats LPCM, Dolby, DTS
Lpcm LPCM upto 7.1/24-bit/192kHz
Dolby Dolby AtmosTM, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital PlusTM, Dolby Digital EX, Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2/0 Surround, Dolby Digital 2/0
Dts DTS-HD Master AudioTM, DTS-HD, DTS-ES Discrete 6.1, DTS-ES Matrix 6.1, DTS Digital Surround 5.1

User Interface

Indicators LINK, NET and ON LEDs, front panel LCD Display
Controls Restart and factory reset rear panel button, embedded web pages, P3K API commands via Ethernet, front panel navigation buttons
Security HTTPS, 802.1x, OWASP-10, AES-128 encryption of AV streaming with changeable key


Power Poe (power Over Ethernet) Operating voltage range 37V~57V, max power 13W
Optional Power Supply 24V DC, 5A
Operating Temperature 0 to + 45°C (32 to + 113 °F), 10% to 90%, non-condensing
Storage Temperature -20 to +70°C (-4 to + 158 °F), 10% to 90%, non-condensing
Humidity 10% to 90%, non-condensing
Product Dimensions 18.90cm × 14.50cm × 2.76cm
(7.44" × 5.71" × 1.09" ) W×D×H
Product Weight 0.7kg (1.5lbs) approx.
Shipping Dimensions 31.20cm × 17.90cm × 7.60cm
(12.28" × 7.05" × 2.99" ) W×D×H
Shipping Weight 0.9kg (2.1lbs) approx.

Kramer KDS-EN7 Usage Diagram

Kramer KDS-EN7 Usage Diagram

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