If you have a large area in your restaurant where you need to display your restaurant digital menu board but do not want to run an extremely large amount of cable, then the use of the HDMI over Dual Cat5 patch cables is a great solution.
The cost of cables is not the only expense. Labor and additional construction for running cable is also factors to consider. Using the HDMI over Cat5 could actually save you money.
The Short Range HDMI over Cat5 Extender is a solution for extending an HDMI signal up to 50 meters (164 feet) over two Cat5 patch cables. This solution is ideal for applications where an HDMI monitor needs to be placed further than the average 15 meter HDMI cable limitation. Driving an HDMI signal over Cat5 allows for utilization of Cat5 cable infrastructure already installed for a cost-effective and reliable in-wall installation.
This Short Range HDMI over Cat5 solution from C2G is ideal for applications where an HDMI-compatible display placed in a remote location. This is common in digital signage applications typical in retail stores, houses of worship, classrooms, and boardrooms where a video presentation is in one room but the source needs to be out of sight and in a safe and secure environment.