JPEG2000 AV over IP 4K60 Encoder & Decoder with NHD Pro Controller

With WyreStorm’s AV over IP range of solutions continuing to lead this technology in the AV market, WyreStorm adds another powerful and flexible product to their JPEG2000 AV over IP System, the NHD-500-TX & RX. With the majority of Ethernet ports available worldwide are 1GbE, WyreStorm created the best in industry NHD product to deliver the highest possible AV signal over this infrastructure. Designed and built to be a more flexible replacement for the NHD-400-TX & RX, the new upgraded and more powerful 500 series is equipped with several unique connectivity and video quality benefits. Combine that with the new Pro Controller, NHD-CTL-PRO, for an entirely upgraded yet sleek deployment, setup, and management experience for the NHD-500 series.

NHD-500-TX & RX

The NetworkHD 500s series is an HDMI 2.0 AV over IP solution. The newest technology is capable of encoding up to 4K60 4:4:4 @8bit over 1Gbps Network, including Dolby Vision, HDR10 and HLG content. Equipped with both Ethernet and Fiber outputs, the 500 series offers flexibility for any installation for distances up to 300m using OM3 Fiber Cabling. Ultra-low latency encoding and incredibly fast matrix switching speeds enhance the experience. A powerful routing engine allows audio, video, USB and control signals to be discretely sent to any endpoint. Create captivating video walls up to an outstanding 256 screens or 16×16 tiles, and control them with the tap of a button in the amazing NetworkHD Touch control app or with the Pro Controller’s web interface. The 500s provides an extremely low-latency transmission of 16ms over the network making it ideal for high-end collaboration environments. PoE Power, multi-channel audio passthrough, flexible image scaling capability, and CEC bidirectional IR or RS-232 are features which make the new NHD-500s one of the preferred applications in the residential, hospitality, education, and corporate markets. The latest security protocols including SSH, TLS, HTTPS and end-to-end encryption makes it ideal for government and military environments as well.


Along with the new NHD 500 series, WyreStorm CTL-PRO is being released as a brand-new concept for controlling NetworkHD components. The CTL-PRO offers an entirely inclusive setup environment with better tools and a modern UI design. The new controller is accessible through the IP address which opens the web interface, offering an intuitive and clear guidance to installers as they setup their NetworkHD system. It gives a step-by-step wizard making it fool proof to configure a system. The new 1RU device occupies minimal space in the rack and unifies all aspects of a NetworkHD environment into a single management interface. Combine the power of the NHD-500 with the NHD-CTL-PRO flexibility to create the ultimate AV over IP solution. The NHD-CTL-PRO will be compatible with NetworkHD 500 components at launch and will expand its compatibility with other NHD products via Firmware Updates.

Envy the Experience

The new NHD-500 series takes what you know and love about the NHD-400 series and improves it in almost every single way! The NHD-CTL-PRO elevates the deployment process for every AV integrator, saving them time, effort, and money, and therefore increasing their profitability. Both components combined is a solution that goes above beyond to create the next generation AV over IP System. With WyreStorm’s NHD-500s and NHD-CTL-PRO, you will “Envy the Experience”!”

The NHD-500-TX & RX and the NHD-CTL-PRO were released on May 10th in ISE2022 Barcelona and are available for immediate shipping. Contact your local distribution partner for further information.