C2G Announces Wireless USB to VGA Kit

Connect A Computer To A Remote Display Up To 10 Metres Away


TELFORD, UK — 11 April 2009C2G, the preferred provider and trusted expert of high performance cabling and connectivity solutions, today announced a wireless VGA solution for connecting a computer to a monitor or projector. The TruLink® Wireless USB to VGA Adapter Kit, certified by the USB Implementers Forum (USB-IF), enables users to wirelessly display video content from a computer to a remote monitor, projector or television up to 10 metres away.

The Wireless USB to VGA Adapter Kit utilizes Ultra-Wide Band (UWB) technology, which provides a highly secure wireless connection ideal for classroom or conference room presentations or to display content from a laptop to a home entertainment system. It is based on the Wireless USB industry standard for compatibility with other Wireless USB products.

"We have seen a huge demand for a wireless VGA solution in training, classroom and conference room settings where customers want simple connectivity from anywhere in the room that easily supports multiple users," said Bill Diederich, president of Lastar, parent company of C2G. "The Wireless USB to VGA Adapter is a demonstration of C2G's ability to provide quality connectivity solutions that are both wired and wireless."

Additional features of the Wireless USB to VGA Adapter Kit from C2G include:

  • Transmit high-resolution UXGA and WSXGA video up to 10 metres.
  • Wireless display connection can be shared by up to six computers.
  • Video streaming up to 720p resolution.
  • Supports extended desktop and dual monitor screen modes.
  • Supports native mode for playback of high-resolution video.

The Wireless USB to VGA Adapter kit is based on chipsets from Realtek and DisplayLink, which provide premium performance and reliability.

"C2G's Wireless VGA Adapter is an innovative and very promising product that brings exciting new functionality, performance and ease of use to consumers," said Frederic Battaglia, director of marketing at Realtek. "The Wireless VGA application showcases the many strengths of Wireless USB and the underlying ultra-wideband radio technology, leveraging the wired USB ecosystem and providing high wireless data rates.

The TruLink Wireless USB to VGA Adapter Kit will be available through C2G partners in June 2009 and will be on display at Channel Expo in Booth 453 at the NEC in Birmingham. For more information about C2G please visit www.c2g.com.

About C2G

C2G, a brand of Legrand, is a global leader in Audio/Video and PC cabling and connectivity solutions since 1984. C2G delivers connectivity solutions renowned for superior quality, value, and innovation—all backed by an uncompromising commitment to customer service. C2G is widely known as the cabling and connectivity supplier of choice for industry leading integrators, technology resellers, and distributors across North America, EMEA, and Asia. In 2019 C2G joined Legrand | AV, a leading provider of innovative connectivity, mounting, racks, and display solutions for various audio video technologies. For more information, please visit C2G.

Telford-based C2G opened its UK operations in August 2008 and then officially launched at Channel Expo in May 2009. Working with value-added distribution partners, Tech Data UK, TDMaverick, and Tech Data Europe. C2G has quickly established a strong and extensive community of networking and A/V specialist partners in the UK and Europe.

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