Selected Knoll current events and news.

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February 2016 For the first time ever we have a problem solver that can extract analog stereo audio and digital 5.1 surround sound without changing the HDMI signal in any way.
Need an easy way to get a stereo analog and 5.1 digital audio (optical) signal from any HDMI source? AUTO DETECTABLE AND AUTO SELECTABLE there are no buttons to push and all outputs work at the same time! Perfect for the latest Apple TV, Chromecast or any HDMI device! Content that is normally confined to the home theater or TV room can now be heard in other rooms and even throughout the whole home!

Click here for more information www.knollsystems.com/mr388.html or call 604-940-1689, or toll free 800-566-5579.

December 2015 Holiday LightsHappy Holidays!
Happy Holidays to one and all! We wish to extend our best wishes to you and yours for the upcoming holiday season! We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for continued strong support throughout the year - our 30th year of making exceptional products for you. THANK YOU, THANK YOU!



December 2015 Simple way to extract or de-embed digital audio or analog stereo from HDMI.
Need an easy way to get a stereo analog or 5.1 digital audio (optical) signal from any HDMI source? Our newest problem solver does just that. Perfect for the latest Apple TV, Chromecast or any HDMI device! The MR288 provides an easy way to extract a 5.1 digital or analog stereo signal from an HDMI source. Content that is normally confined to the home theater or TV room can now be heard in other rooms and even throughout the whole home!

Click here for more information www.knollsystems.com/mr288.html or call 604-940-1689, or toll free 800-566-5579.

November 2015 Seriously upgraded our projector selection.
We now offer seven projector models. Six are new. Everything from entry level to high output, ultra-short throw, multiple lens options, even a led model with 25,000+ hour use without maintenance. Check 'em out.

Click here for more information www.knollsystems.com/projectors.html or call 604-940-1689, or toll free 800-566-5579.

August 2015 TB-1000 and BIB Bluetooth receivers can be special ordered with 5 different passcodes.
This allows multiple TB-1000's inwall Bluetooth receivers to be installed next to each other or nearby and the user can pair with the desired Bluetooth receiver. Perfect for apartments, hotel rooms, operating rooms, etc. The default pairing code is "0000". Passcodes can only be factory installed and cannot be reprogrammed in the field.

Click here for more information www.knollsystems.com/trublue.html or call 604-940-1689, or toll free 800-566-5579.

July 2015 Fall 2015 Show Schedule
CEDIA 2015, Dallas Texas, USA October 15-17, 2015. We would like to extend an invatation to you, our valued customers and colleagues, to visit our booth 1412. We will have displays and demonstrations that our staff and reps will be proud to show.  See ya'll in Dallas!

For more information, e-mail: sales@knollsystems.com, or call 604-940-1689, or toll free 800-566-5579.

February 2015 Tablet and smartphone stereo gain booster.
The iBoost is brand new to Knoll’s product line up. It is a stress free stereo gain booster to use with tablets, smartphones, MP3 players, and computer sound cards. Certain jurisdictions mandate that the headphone outputs be limited to low volumes to help prevent long term hearing problems. The iBoost corrects for these low volume restrictions. It features full 20-20kHz response, gold RCA output jacks, 3.5 stereo input and output, with a 12VDC wall adaptor. A selector switch selects between a gain boost of 10 or 20 dB.

Click here for more information www.knollsystems.com/iBoost.html

For more information, e-mail sales@knollsystems.com, or call 604-940-1689, or toll free 800-566-5579.

February 2015 Inwall HD Bluetooth streaming is here!
Knoll’s eighth generation Bluetooth receiver is available inwall (decora style)with a balanced cat5e line. The cat5e is run (up to 1000' or 330 m) to the included BSR unbalancing module. The TB1000 is simple to use with one tap pairing. It allows you to connect any Bluetooth source device such as an iPhone, iPad, iTouch, Smartphone, laptop, etc. Installation is easy. The TB1000 is the first of a series of truBlue wireless solutions from Knoll.

Click here for more information www.knollsystems.com/trublue.html

For more information, e-mail sales@knollsystems.com, or call 604-940-1689, or toll free 800-566-5579.

January 2015 MX6120 amplifier is the perfect choice when sound quality is a specific requirement.
The Knoll MX6120 is a high current six channel class A/B amplifier. Producing 120 watts per channel of clean undistorted sound, it can effortlessly peak at 180 watts. Designed specifically for 6-16 ohm speakers it cannot be connected to impedances less than 6 ohms. Each of the 3 stereo inputs feature a selectable local input or bus input so "Y-cords" are not needed. This amplifier is in stock and shipping.

Click here for more information www.knollsystems.com/mx6120.html

For more information, e-mail sales@knollsystems.com, or call 604-940-1689, or toll free 800-566-5579.

January 2015 Eco friendly exceptional sounding MX2275e stereo amp.
Knoll is delighted to announce that after months of engineering and design work that the MX2275e is in stock and awaiting your orders. This stereo amplifier produces 275 watts per channel at 4 ohms and 205 watts per channel at 8 ohms. Furthermore, it offers unparalleled reliability, power and sound quality with a Knoll exclusive Eco-System™ circuit. This patent pending circuit determines when sound is not required and noiselessly shuts off power amp saving energy.
Available versions:
MX2275e Defeatable Eco-System™ stereo amp with rear panel adjustable gain
MX2275v Defeatable Eco-System™ stereo amp that includes wall mount decora rotary volume control connected by a single cat 5e wire. (Special order only).
MX2275rs Eco-System™ stereo amp with RS232 control including volume, bass, treble, balance and power on/off. (Special order only)

Click here for more information www.knollsystems.com/mx2275e.html

For more information, e-mail sales@knollsystems.com, or call 604-940-1689, or toll free 800-566-5579.

October, 2014 Introducing Knoll’s No-Wire™ Wi-Fi music receiver model WE1-DAC. This music receiver is simple to install and connect. Now listening to your favorite music streaming service or music downloaded on your smart phone, tablet, laptop or other devices is effortless. Unlike other brands of Wi-Fi music receivers the WE1-DAC does not require connection to the internet to work if you stream music stored to your music device. It receives high quality stereo Wi-Fi from up to 250 feet or 75 meters or more even through walls. High quality DAC gives superb full frequency response with unheard of 106dB SNR.

Click here for more information www.knollsystems.com/we1-dac.html

For more information, e-mail sales@knollsystems.com, or call 604-940-1689, or toll free 800-566-5579.

August, 2014 Knoll is thrilled to announce the addition of Distinct Distributors as our exclusive distributor in Canada. They joined us July 1 of this year and already are making a positive impact on sales.

There are two offices to serve Canadian customers. If you are located in Ontario or east of there, you can contact Mark Langley by calling (905) 986-0839 or e-mailing mark@distinctdistributors.ca. For Western Canada including Thunder Bay you can call Len Gerling at (778) 772-0499 or by e-mail at len@distinctdistributors.ca.

You can also visit their newly minted website www.distinctdistributors.ca.


August, 2014 Adaptive code filtering. This process is brand new. A very fast analysis of the infrared signal is performed to establish if it is a real infrared signal. If it is not and it’s just noise it is rejected. If it is real, it is processed and repeated. Just makes for the most reliable and trusted infrared repeater system ever made…

For more technical information on all the technology incorporated in the IR440 click here www.knollsystems.com/ir440.html

When hiding electronics in a cupboard or cabinet the IR440 allows complete remote control functionality when the cabinet doors are closed. It also allows the use of an infrared remote control in one room to control components in other rooms. The IR440 is compatible with infrared remote controlled consumer electronic components including A/V receivers, Bluray players, TVs. satellite boxes, cable boxes and media players. The IR440k kit includes everything required for easy installation. 

For more information, e-mail info@knollsystems.com, or call 604-940-1689, or toll free 800-566-5579.

July, 2014 You ask, we listen. When customers make suggestions or ask us to make improvements we go back to the drawing board and produce them. In this case, our dealers wanted extendable wire for easy crimping or cutting in Knoll’s IR kits. We are delighted to announce that all of our IR kits now include 4 single IR1 emitters with 10ft (3m) of easy extendable wire, instead of 2 dual emitters ensuring that installations are stress free!

In fact all four of our non-blocking single and dual, visible and non visible emitters have been upgraded to include 10 foot (3m) cuttable wires with yellow jacket plugs.

Click here for more information www.knollsystems.com/emitters.html

For more information, e-mail sales@knollsystems.com, or call 604-940-1689, or toll free 800-566-5579.

July, 2014 Free Smartphone and Tablet GUI's are now available online. Knoll Systems has been busy developing free 2 way Graphic User Interfaces (GUI's) designed to allow smart phones and tablets to control various models of our stereo controller-amplifiers without the hassle of having to learn programming.

iKontrol™ works with iPhone, iTouch, iPad and Android devices. The first GUI's are all Bitwise based. Still in the works and coming soon are Global Cache, iRule, and On-Control. Visit our website often for information as it becomes available.

For more information, e-mail info@knollsystems.com, or call 604-940-1689, or toll free 800-566-5579.

February, 2014 HDP2150 3D Projector is now shipping. Knoll is delighted to announce the availability of our first 3D projector the HDP2150 designed with all the bells and whistles.

Features of this extraordinary projector include full 3D ready via DLP-Link and BluRay movie playback, native 1080p (1920x1080) resolution, brighter than bright 2500 ANSI video optimized lumens for vibrant dazzling images and darker than dark titillating 10,000:1 contrast ratio for vivid picture quality. One of the features we are most proud of is DLP® DarkChip™ and BrilliantColor™ technologies from TI and Maxplay™ HD processor with Knoll calibration.

For a detailed list of all the features of this new remarkable projector, please click on the following HDP2150

January, 2014 Q450 Four Zone Multiroom Controller Amplifier is now shipping. Knoll is thrilled to announce the Q450 is in stock and ready to go! This powerful multiroom amp is designed to be concealed when space is at a premium or you merely want to hide the AV system from view. A keypad and infrared remote control the Q450. Some of its many features include 50 watts RMS per zone, local and balanced line inputs, line level controlled outputs. It ships with a safety certified 100-240 VAC power supply (50/60 Hz). For more information on the Q450 , please visit our website.

January, 2014 Q450rs controller amp can be yours now!  The Knoll Q450rs is a multiroom amp designed to be hidden away when space is at a premium or you merely want to hide the AV system from view. Highlights of Q450rs are amazing 50-watt power amplifiers, screw down terminals, and is controlled via RS232 from whole home controllers, laptops, tablets and smart-phones. For more information or to place and order, simply call 1-800-566-5579. For more details on this amazing piece of equipment, click here .

January, 2014 MR189 COAX and Optical/Toslink to Analog Stereo Adaptor. This brand new product from Knoll allows you to hear your TV on speakers that are more powerful (or with a subwoofer). The MR189 works with almost any content including Dolby and DTS. It extracts a line level stereo signal from almost any coaxial or optical (SP/DIF) signal direct from the TV or source. The extracted stereo signal is routed to a stereo or multiroom amplifier and speakers, giving top quality stereo sound in locations anywhere needed. MR189 connects to a subwoofer for more “beefy” TV sound. Call Knoll at 1-800-566-5579 if you have any questions, or would like to place an order.

January, 2014 DC-8BT is now shipping. It's hard to believe but our 8th generation Bluetooth docking station is here. Knoll’s newest Bluetooth docking station/receiver features high definition Bluetooth for the clearest, best sounding music quality possible! We have added an 8-hour battery and power switch for use in portable locations. The DC8BT is equipped with the latest "one tap pairing" to your music source (iPhone, tablet, laptop, etc.) so connection could not be easier.

December, 2013 Knoll is exhibiting at the ISE Amsterdam Show. The Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) is the world’s best-attended tradeshow for the professional AV and electronic systems industry and we are delighted to announce that we are exhibitors this year. Visit us at the Radial, Primacoustic, Knoll booth 7C-220 from February 4 to 6. See you then!

December, 2013 Knoll is showing at the NAMM show for the first time ever. The National Association of Musical Merchants show takes place in the Anaheim Convention Center from January 23 to 26. To see Knoll products, drop by the Radial, Primacoustic, and Knoll booth Hall A #6959. The NAMM show brings together people from nearly 100 countries to see the latest musical products from 1500 exhibitors.

November, 2013 MX855 and MX1255 Upgraded!!! The Knoll MX1255 12-channel and MX855 8-channel amplifier is our fourth generation high current amplifiers that we upgraded so that you can bridge two channels together for a 180-watt output, which is perfect for subwoofers. We managed to do this without changing the model number or price.

November, 2013 MR188 HDMI to stereo line level converters are now shipping. This problem solver allows the extraction of an analog stereo line level signal from a HDMI 5.1 or 7.1 feed without altering the HDMI in any way. Perfect for listening to music services from Chromecast, Apple TV or any HDMI source throughout the whole home, not just in the home theater.

November, 2013 IR320k and IR350k infrared kits are now being shipped with point of sale four color packing that makes it easier for customers to know the kit contents and functionality. Both models feature the widest bandwidth repeaters available anywhere allowing them to repeat control functions with virtually anything including cable TV and satellite boxes.

November, 2013 CI6 and GRS44 firmware upgrade. Version 3.18 is available and can be installed in the field from a PC. Issues with muting channels and other minor problems have been addressed. Contact our tech department for details.

October, 2013 New HDMI balun kits with ultra wide IR are now shipping. The idea for these came straight from our dealers installing balun kits in spec homes. None of the traditional balun kits with IR work with selected TV cable boxes. Available in decora and black box style they feature the widest IR bandwidth on the planet combined with a 2 wire cat 5 HDMI balun. Models UD-HDMI-IR (decora) and U-HDMI-IR (black box) are shipped with send and receive modules, wired infrared receiver, single emitter and power supply.  

October, 2013 Savant Systems, LLC announced the addition of Knoll Systems to their PARTNERS IN EXCELLENCE cooperative program, in October. This initiave is targeted to achieve global compatibility between Savant's control systems and a diverse group of best-in-class manufacturers from the audio, video, lighting control, HVAC and security industries, as well as value-added partners from many related markets.