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Control Drivers Now Communicate With and Command Klipsch and Jamo Amplifiers

by February 12, 2018
Klipsch KDA-1000

Klipsch KDA-1000

Klipsch® and Jamo audio companies and wholly-owned subsidiaries of VOXX International Corporation (NADAQ: VOXX),  announced that IP Ethernet network control drivers from Control4, Crestron, and RTI now communicate with and command its powerful DSP amplifiers for seamless control and optimal sound.

The new control driver provides two-way communication between the Klipsch or Jamo brand DSP amplifiers and the control system, allowing command issuance for full control of input/output routing and selection through the control system, as well as channel gain setting and muting. Feedback from the amplifier can be visualized on the control system’s display, giving the end user a convenient way to fully control and optimize their audio experience. Additionally, the driver allows programmed automation events to control the amplifier and react to audio commands, all via the Klipsch or Jamo amplifer's RJ-45 port.

The Klipsch KDA-1000 and KDA-500 DSP, and Jamo JDA-500 amplifiers offer class G power and performance in a sleek, high-tech, one rack unit solution for any residential or commercial installation. Sound optimized EQ presents for most Klipsch and Jamo commercial and residential speakers, low impedance and 70V/100V compatibility with distributed line applications, and balanced and unbalanced I/O that can be matrixed make the Klipsch and Jamo DSP amplifiers some of the most flexible and easiest to install power solutions available today.

Control drivers for Control4 and Crestron are available at the Klipsch.com/custom. The RTI driver is available at RTI’s Dealer site.

Visit the Klipsch and Jamo in booth #14-C160 at the Integrated Systems Europe 2018 tradeshow or Klipsch.com/custom and Jamo.com for more information.

About Klipsch Audio

In 1946 Paul W. Klipsch, inventor, acoustics pioneer and maverick, founded Klipsch Audio with the sole purpose of bringing the power, detail and emotion of the live music experience into his living room. Through the use of highly efficient speaker designs, handcrafted cabinetry and a thirst for real engineering breakthroughs – Klipsch, the great American loudspeaker company, was born in Hope, AR. Today, our diverse range of quality audio products includes speakers and headphones for almost any consumer and professional application – including cinema, whole-house, wireless, home theater and portable offerings. Honoring our founder’s legacy, Klipsch continues to be the legendary high-performance brand of choice for audiophiles and aficionados around the world. We are the Keepers of the Sound®. Klipsch Group, Inc. is a VOXX International Company (NASDAQ: VOXX).

About Jamo Speakers

Since 1968, Jamo, a high-tech collaborative, has utilized resources from around the globe while honoring its Scandinavian roots. Innovative Jamo loudspeakers seamlessly blend into any living environment. Operating in more than 80 counties is designed for life, delivering contemporary style and integrating high-value audio that reflects the different ways the world listens. Jamo is owned by Indianapolis, Indiana-based Klipsch Group, Inc. Klipsch Group, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of VOXX International Corporation (NASDAQ: VOXX). Jamo is a trademark of Klipsch Group, Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.

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