Extron today introduced the TLP Pro 300M 3.5-inch portrait wall mount TouchLink Pro Touchpanel.
The TLP Pro 300M is “designed to control video, audio, lighting, shades, HVAC, security and other systems within virtually any environment,” according to the Extron press release.
This touchpanel is equipped with a 320×480 resolution capacitive touchscreen built with scratch- and smudge-resistant Corning Gorilla Glass. The TLP Pro 300M also features Power over Ethernet, which allows it to receive power and communication over a single Ethernet cable.
It mounts in a one-gang junction box without the need for additional mounting hardware. The TLP Pro 300M is “ideal for any environment requiring a wall-mountable, portrait touchpanel with a fully customizable interface,” according to the Extron press release.
“We are always looking for new ways to integrate our Pro Series touchpanel technology into new spaces for even more control options,” said Casey Hall, VP of worldwide sales and marketing for Extron, in the company announcement.
“Our compact TLP Pro 300M is our first touchpanel with dedicated portrait orientation; it can be used in countless applications for simple, stylish AV and environmental control,” he said.
Inside the Extron TLP Pro 300M
The TLP Pro 300M works with any Extron IP Link Pro control processor or HC 400 Series system and is “designed for use in AV system applications that require complete, interactive control of a broad range of source devices,” according to the company announcement.
TouchLink Pro touchpanels operate using standard network infrastructure and install with Ethernet cable. All TouchLink Pro touchpanels can be customized using Extron GUI Designer software. This interface design software offers ready-to-use templates for a wide variety of rooms and presentation environments.
These designs may be used as is or customized for the application by changing individual graphic elements.
Extron introduced the TouchLink Pro with built-in control processors in May, calling them “complete AV control solutions that combine a TouchLink Pro touchpanel with an integrated IP Link Pro control processor.”