Top 10 Infrared Extenders
for December 2021

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Infrared Resources 9ft 38-56kHz Dual Band External Universal IR Receiver Extender for Verizon FiOS + Most Cable Boxes, Hotel and DTA Units.

Infrared Resources 9ft 38-56kHz Dual Band External Universal IR Receiver Extender for Verizon FiOS + Most Cable Boxes

Hotel and DTA Units.

by Infrared Resources LLC
What We like

25 years experience manufacturing for the Hotel and Cable industry.

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Product Features

  • DO NOT BUY TO USE WITH AV STEREO RECEIVERS , IR REPEATER BLOCK, OR SMART TV,s. IT WILL NOT WORK
  • LOOK AT SIDE PICTURES TO COMPARE SIZE OF COMPETITORS. Ours is only 1/2in wide. Thinnest available! Perfect size to blend into current flat screen frames.Hide your cable box in a cabinet, down in the basement or A/V rack or room using this small (.53 wide x 1.12 long x .43in tall )IR receiver with 9 ft lead to 3.5mm gold stereo plug.
  • AVOID RETURNS: USE ONLY WITH CABLE BOXES WITH AN ACTIVE IR IN PORT LABELED IR IN OR EXT. IR LOCATED ON THE BACK OF THE CABLE BOX. If the lbox is listed as compatible but does not work when plugged in try unplugging the power from the cable box for 30 seconds while keeping the receiver plugged into the back of the box. The box will reboot.All units are bench tested and working before leaving the factory.
  • COMPATIBLE with Verizon Fios Cable boxes model QIP, CHS,IPC, and VMS series NOT COMPATIBLE WITH QP6xxx and QIP2500, also works with DTA271, DTA50 etc. Will NOT work with SA 4000HDC series,4200/HDC,4240,4250/HDC,8300/HD,8240/8260HDC box, Uverse or A/V Receivers,IR Repeater kits, or port on the back of any box stating Serial. It is for data and technicians use

Avoid returns: use only with cable boxes with an active ir in port labeled ir in or ext. ir located on the back of the cable box. if the lbox is listed as compatible but does not work when plugged in try unplugging the power from the cable box for 30 seconds while keeping the receiver plugged into the back of the box. the box will reboot.all units are bench tested and working before leaving the factory. Look at side pictures to compare size of competitors. ours is only 1/2in wide. thinnest available! perfect size to blend into current flat screen frames.hide your cable box in a cabinet, down in the basement or a/v rack or room using this small (.53 wide x 1.12 long x .43in tall )ir receiver with 9 ft lead to 3.5mm gold stereo plug. Compatible with verizon fios cable boxes model qip, chs,ipc, and vms series not compatible with qp6xxx and qip2500, also works with dta271, dta50 etc. will not work with sa 4000hdc series,4200/hdc,4240,4250/hdc,8300/hd,8240/8260hdc box, uverse or a/v receivers,ir repeater kits, or port on the back of any box stating serial. it is for data and technicians use Do not buy to use with av stereo receivers , ir repeater block, or smart tv,s. it will not work

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BAFX Products (Infrared) IR Remote Control Extender or IR Repeater Kit - Control 1 to 8 Devices (Expandable to 12!)

BAFX Products (Infrared) IR Remote Control Extender or IR Repeater Kit

Control 1 to 8 Devices (Expandable to 12!)

by BAFX Products
What We like

CONTROL With the provided components you can control up to 8 infrared devices (Expandable to 12 devices) from one location with the included IR Receiver (Expandable to 3 receivers). Extra Receivers and transmitters may be purchased separately.

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Product Features

  • IMPROVED! Now compatible with ALL IR controlled devices with better performance, no lag & better ease of use. Now also compatible with Marantz devices! Compatible with all brands of components such as: Uverse, ATT, Cisco, Scientific Atlanta, Yamaha, Sony, Logitech, Verizon, LG, Apple & more!
  • BUILD Create the A/V setup of your dreams with the help of our Infrared repeater kit. Our kit allows you to place any IR controlled device out of sight of the remote control and still be able to control it. Put the cable box, DVD player & Roku in a closet hidden from view, close the door and STILL be able to use the remote control.
  • COMPACT A smaller footprint than many other kits on the market allows the main block to placed just about anywhere along with a new and smaller IR receiver for a more discreet look. With the addition of mounting tabs on either side it can even be affixed to a wall, cabinet or ceiling!

Improved! now compatible with all ir controlled devices with better performance, no lag & better ease of use. now also compatible with marantz devices! compatible with all brands of components such as: uverse, att, cisco, scientific atlanta, yamaha, sony, logitech, verizon, lg, apple & more! Build create the a/v setup of your dreams with the help of our infrared repeater kit. our kit allows you to place any ir controlled device out of sight of the remote control and still be able to control it. put the cable box, dvd player & roku in a closet hidden from view, close the door and still be able to use the remote control. Compact a smaller footprint than many other kits on the market allows the main block to placed just about anywhere along with a new and smaller ir receiver for a more discreet look. with the addition of mounting tabs on either side it can even be affixed to a wall, cabinet or ceiling!

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Inteset 38 kHz Infrared Receiver Extender Cable for HD DVR's & STB's- Check Compatibility

Inteset 38 kHz Infrared Receiver Extender Cable for HD DVR's & STB's- Check Compatibility

by Inteset Technologies
What We like

Works with all Universal Remotes and many cable boxes with an IR IN jack. Be sure to see the exceptions listed below.

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Product Features

  • Highly Reliable with high sensitivity for wide range. Works great with our INT-422 Remote
  • Please check your device to be sure you have a 3.5 mini input jack labeled "IR IN".
  • 6 ft shielded cable, 3.5 mini plated stereo plug. Tip-VCC 5V, Center-Data, Lower-Ground.
  • 30 ft range from remote control to IR receiver. High Immunity to ambient light and noise

Please check your device to be sure you have a 3.5 mini input jack labeled "ir in". 6 ft shielded cable, 3.5 mini plated stereo plug. tip-vcc 5v, center-data, lower-ground. Highly reliable with high sensitivity for wide range. works great with our int-422 remote 30 ft range from remote control to ir receiver. high immunity to ambient light and noise

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Infrared Resources 9ft External 38-56kHz Universal IR Receiver Extender for VERIZON FIOS, SA/Cisco Explorer, Comcast, Samsung,PACE,Motorola,Arris,

Infrared Resources 9ft External 38-56kHz Universal IR Receiver Extender for VERIZON FIOS

SA/Cisco Explorer, Comcast, Samsung, PACE, Motorola, Arris,

by Infrared Resources LLC
What We like

23 Years Experience Manufacturing And Supplying The Cable And Hotel Industry

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Product Features

  • LOOK AT SIDE PICTURES TO COMPARE SIZE OF COMPETITORS. Ours is only 1/2in wide. Thinnest available! Perfect size to blend into current flat screen frames.Hide your cable box in a cabinet, down in the basement or A/V rack or room using this small (.53 wide x 1.12 long x .43i tall )IR receiver with 9 ft lead to 3.5mm gold stereo plug.
  • Works with VERIZON FiOS, Comcast, Scientific Atlanta Explorer,Cisco,PACE,Motorola,Arris, and DTA Set Top Boxes Will NOT work with SA 4000HDC series,4200/HDC,4240,4250/HDC,8300/HD,8240/8260HDC box, A/V Receivers,TVs or IR Repeater kits
  • AVOID RETURNS: USE ONLY WITH CABLE BOXES WITH AN ACTIVE IR IN PORT LABELED IR IN OR EXT. IR LOCATED ON THE BACK OF THE CABLE BOX. If the lbox is listed as compatible but does not work when plugged in try unplugging the power from the cable box for 30 seconds while keeping the receiver plugged into the back of the box. The box will reboot.All units are bench tested and working before leaving the factory.
  • REPLACES Cisco/Scientific Atlanta IR Extender 1004648,4029013,4022323

Works with verizon fios, comcast, scientific atlanta explorer,cisco,pace,motorola,arris, and dta set top boxes will not work with sa 4000hdc series,4200/hdc,4240,4250/hdc,8300/hd,8240/8260hdc box, a/v receivers,tvs or ir repeater kits Look at side pictures to compare size of competitors. ours is only 1/2in wide. thinnest available! perfect size to blend into current flat screen frames.hide your cable box in a cabinet, down in the basement or a/v rack or room using this small (.53 wide x 1.12 long x .43i tall )ir receiver with 9 ft lead to 3.5mm gold stereo plug. Avoid returns: use only with cable boxes with an active ir in port labeled ir in or ext. ir located on the back of the cable box. if the lbox is listed as compatible but does not work when plugged in try unplugging the power from the cable box for 30 seconds while keeping the receiver plugged into the back of the box. the box will reboot.all units are bench tested and working before leaving the factory. Replaces cisco/scientific atlanta ir extender 1004648,4029013,4022323

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BAFX Products - Extra IR Receiver for BAFX Products IR (Infrared) Repeater Kit/Remote Control Extender Kits

BAFX Products

Extra IR Receiver for BAFX Products IR (Infrared) Repeater Kit/Remote Control Extender Kits

by BAFX Products
What We like

IMPORTANT This IR Receiver is not designed to be plugged directly into a devices IR port. Doing so will not work and may cause undesirable operation of your device.

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Product Features

  • COMPATABILITY Compatible with the BAFX Products Single Zone IR Repeater / Remote Control Extender Kit ONLY! May not work with other brands of Infrared Repeater Kits! Does NOT work with BAFX Products Triple Zone or Wireless Kits!
  • EXPAND Increase & Expand the reach of your current Single Zone BAFX Products IR Remote Control Extender kit! Add more receivers to more rooms to control your cable box, receiver, media player and more from more locations in your home, office or business.
  • FUNCTIONALITY Our IR sensors can receive signals from 25 away and up to a 45 angle from the remote control. Can be used with any IR remote controls. Cable is 5 long from tip to tip with actual cable length of 4 10. Works with any Make model of remote controls as long as they use Infrared technology.

Compatability compatible with the BAFX Products single zone ir repeater / remote control extender kit only! may not work with other brands of infrared repeater kits! does not work with BAFX Products triple zone or wireless kits! Functionality our ir sensors can receive signals from 25 away and up to a 45 angle from the remote control. can be used with any ir remote controls. cable is 5 long from tip to tip with actual cable length of 4 10. works with any make model of remote controls as long as they use infrared technology. Expand increase & expand the reach of your current single zone BAFX Products ir remote control extender kit! add more receivers to more rooms to control your cable box, receiver, media player and more from more locations in your home, office or business.

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CERRXIAN Infrared Remote Control Extender Cable, IR Repeater Hidden Cable with IR Signal Receiver & IR Emitter & USB Power Cable (2M/6.5ft)

CERRXIAN Infrared Remote Control Extender Cable

IR Repeater Hidden Cable with IR Signal Receiver & IR Emitter & USB Power Cable (2M/6.5ft)

by Lemeng
What We like

EXCELLENT SIGNAL RANGE - 180 degree IR receiving angle provides enough space for your remote control to get the right angle. The remote control signal receives a real-time response and moves forward quickly without delay.

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Product Features

  • WIDE BAND TECHNOLOGY - 20-60KHZ,works on most infrared control devices(not RF)! Suitable for infrared remote control, infrared extender, DVD player, STB box,Cisco,DirecTV,Roku, Sony, Yamaha,etc.
  • EASY TO USE - Plug the USB into your TV, set top box or a 5V wall adapter(adapter not included) for supply power, then paste the IR emitter(small end) using it's own adhesive over on the device with an IR sensor you wish to control(up to 10cm/3.9inch).Lastly, place the IR receiver(big end) end in the line of sight of your remote control (up to 10m/ 32ft).
  • HIDDEN DEVICES - Devices that require remote control must be placed where you cannot directly control your remote control. Otherwise, the signal from the remote control and the forwarded remote control signal will be sent to the set-top box at the same time. Signals out of sync can interfere with each other and cause them to stop working.
  • IR REMOTE CONTROL - Simplify your entertainment center by hiding your cable box, receiver, amp, Roku & other IR controlled devices hidden behind cabinet doors and a wall. No more boxes placing on the shelf or leaving cabinet doors open when your watching TV just so you can use your remote control!This was a very economical and effective way to make it happen.

Hidden devices - devices that require remote control must be placed where you cannot directly control your remote control. otherwise, the signal from the remote control and the forwarded remote control signal will be sent to the set-top box at the same time. signals out of sync can interfere with each other and cause them to stop working. Ir remote control - simplify your entertainment center by hiding your cable box, receiver, amp, roku & other ir controlled devices hidden behind cabinet doors and a wall. no more boxes placing on the shelf or leaving cabinet doors open when your watching tv just so you can use your remote control!this was a very economical and effective way to make it happen. Wide band technology - 20-60khz,works on most infrared control devices(not rf)! suitable for infrared remote control, infrared extender, dvd player, stb box,cisco,directv,roku, sony, yamaha,etc. Easy to use - plug the usb into your tv, set top box or a 5v wall adapter(adapter not included) for supply power, then paste the ir emitter(small end) using it's own adhesive over on the device with an ir sensor you wish to control(up to 10cm/3.9inch).lastly, place the ir receiver(big end) end in the line of sight of your remote control (up to 10m/ 32ft).

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USB IR Repeater - Infrared Remote Control Extender Repeater Hidden IR Repeater System with 1 Emitters 1 Receiver (3M/ 10 FT)

MAXZONE USB IR Repeater

Infrared Remote Control Extender Repeater Hidden IR Repeater System with 1 Emitters 1 Receiver (3M/ 10 FT)

by MEIBANG
What We like

Easy Setup: This IR Repeater System is easy to use and sets up in minutes

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Product Features

  • Control Audio Video Components in Entertainment Cabinets or Equipment Closets using Existing IR Remote Controls
  • 5V USB Power Supply(Adapter not included)
  • Allows IR signals to pass through solid doors or walls, line-of-sight to the components is not required Confirmation LED built-in to the IR receiver acknowledges receipt of IR commands
  • High sensitivity: Remote control signal receiving real-time response to fast forward without delay

High sensitivity: remote control signal receiving real-time response to fast forward without delay Allows ir signals to pass through solid doors or walls, line-of-sight to the components is not required confirmation led built-in to the ir receiver acknowledges receipt of ir commands 5v usb power supply(adapter not included) Control audio video components in entertainment cabinets or equipment closets using existing ir remote controls

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USB IR Repeater - Infrared Remote Control Extender Repeater Hidden IR Repeater System with 1 Emitters 1 Receiver (3M/ 10 FT)

St !GIANTMAN USB IR Repeater

Infrared Remote Control Extender Repeater Hidden IR Repeater System with 1 Emitters 1 Receiver (3M/ 10 FT)

by Giantman
What We like

Easy Setup: This IR Repeater System is easy to use and sets up in minutes

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Product Features

  • High sensitivity: Remote control signal receiving real-time response to fast forward without delay
  • Allows IR signals to pass through solid doors or walls, line-of-sight to the components is not required Confirmation LED built-in to the IR receiver acknowledges receipt of IR commands
  • Control Audio Video Components in Entertainment Cabinets or Equipment Closets using Existing IR Remote Controls
  • 5V USB Power Supply(Adapter not included)

5v usb power supply(adapter not included) high sensitivity: remote control signal receiving real-time response to fast forward without delay allows ir signals to pass through solid doors or walls, line-of-sight to the components is not required confirmation led built-in to the ir receiver acknowledges receipt of ir commands control audio video components in entertainment cabinets or equipment closets using existing ir remote controls

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Infrared Remote Extender Cable -ir Extender for Cable Box Hidden IR Repeater System with 1 Emitters 1 Receiver (10FT)

Supxing Infrared Remote Extender Cable -ir Extender for Cable Box Hidden IR Repeater System with 1 Emitters 1 Receiver (10FT)

by Supxing
What We like

{UNIVERSAL COMPATIBILITY} with most A/V equipment with infrared sensors (not RF); 180 degree IR Receiver angle provides plenty of leeway to get the right angle with your remote.Remote control signal receiving real-time response to fast forward without delay

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Product Features

  • {HOME THEATER ACCESSORY} repeats the IR signal to a DVD player, STB box, Receiver or other A/V source with an infrared sensor; Route the cable out of sight with a wall mounted HDTV; Install the IR Transmitter end in a concealed equipment closet to hide a CATV box and control it remotely
  • {IR REMOTE CONTROL} cable extends the signal to a video source like a Blu-ray player so it can be controlled from your HDTV; Red LED in IR Receiver bulb verifies the signal transmission(Operating range:20-60HZ)
  • {SIMPLE INSTALLATION} of this lightweight IR cable; Locate the IR Blaster near the source sensor to repeat the signal to the source; Place the IR Receiver in a convenient location with line of sight of your hand-held remote; IR Tx and Rx cables have adhesive circles on the back for mounting
  • {USB POWERED IR }extension cable has an integrated 6 foot Y-cable to receive 5V USB power; Connect to an HDTV USB port or to a USB wall charger(Tip: Devices that need remote control must be placed in a place where your remote control cannot be directly remotely controlled. Otherwise, the signal from the remote control and the remote control signal after forwarding will be sent to the set-top box at the same time. The signals are not synchronized and will interfere with each other and cause them

{home theater accessory} repeats the ir signal to a dvd player, stb box, receiver or other a/v source with an infrared sensor; route the cable out of sight with a wall mounted hdtv; install the ir transmitter end in a concealed equipment closet to hide a catv box and control it remotely {usb powered ir }extension cable has an integrated 6 foot y-cable to receive 5v usb power; connect to an hdtv usb port or to a usb wall charger(tip: devices that need remote control must be placed in a place where your remote control cannot be directly remotely controlled. otherwise, the signal from the remote control and the remote control signal after forwarding will be sent to the set-top box at the same time. the signals are not synchronized and will interfere with each other and cause them {simple installation} of this lightweight ir cable; locate the ir blaster near the source sensor to repeat the signal to the source; place the ir receiver in a convenient location with line of sight of your hand-held remote; ir tx and rx cables have adhesive circles on the back for mounting {ir remote control} cable extends the signal to a video source like a blu-ray player so it can be controlled from your hdtv; red led in ir receiver bulb verifies the signal transmission(operating range:20-60hz)

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Cable Matters Infrared Remote Extender Cable, IR Repeater Cable - 10 Feet

Cable Matters Infrared Remote Extender Cable, IR Repeater Cable

10 Feet

by Cable Matters
What We like

UNIVERSAL COMPATIBILITY of IR extender cable with most A/V equipment with infrared sensors (not RF); 30 degree IR Receiver angle provides plenty of leeway to get the right angle with your remote

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Product Features

  • USB POWERED IR extension cable has an integrated 6 foot Y-cable to receive 5V USB power; USB cable on the IR remote extender cable connects to a TV USB power port or to a USB wall charger
  • SIMPLE INSTALLATION of this lightweight IR cable; Locate the IR Blaster near the source sensor to repeat the signal to the source; Place the IR Receiver in a convenient location with line of sight of your hand-held remote; IR Tx and Rx cables have adhesive circles on the back for mounting
  • HOME THEATER ACCESSORY repeats the IR signal to a DVD player, STB box, Receiver or other A/V source with an IR sensor; Route the infrared remote control extender cable out of sight with a wall mounted TV; Install the IR Transmitter end in a concealed equipment closet to hide a CATV box and control it remotely
  • IR REMOTE CONTROL cable extends the signal to a video source like a Blu-ray player so it can be controlled from your TV; Blue LED in IR Receiver bulb verifies the signal transmission

Home theater accessory repeats the ir signal to a dvd player, stb box, receiver or other a/v source with an ir sensor; route the infrared remote control extender cable out of sight with a wall mounted tv; install the ir transmitter end in a concealed equipment closet to hide a catv box and control it remotely Simple installation of this lightweight ir cable; locate the ir blaster near the source sensor to repeat the signal to the source; place the ir receiver in a convenient location with line of sight of your hand-held remote; ir tx and rx cables have adhesive circles on the back for mounting Usb powered ir extension cable has an integrated 6 foot y-cable to receive 5v usb power; usb cable on the ir remote extender cable connects to a tv usb power port or to a usb wall charger Ir remote control cable extends the signal to a video source like a blu-ray player so it can be controlled from your tv; blue led in ir receiver bulb verifies the signal transmission

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