The Control4 EA-1 PoE controller is designed to be installed behind televisions throughout the home, enabling entertainment and automation experiences in every room.
The EA-1 delivers a beautiful, intuitive, and responsive on-screen user interface with the ability to create and enhance the entertainment experience for any TV in the house. The EA-1 can orchestrate a wide range of entertainment devices including Blu-ray players, satellite or cable boxes, game consoles, TVs, and virtually any product with infrared (IR) or serial (RS-232) control. It also features IP control for TVs, Apple TV, Roku, AVRs, and other network-connected devices, as well as secure, wireless ZigBee control for remotes, lights, thermostats, smart locks, and more.
For entertainment, the EA-1 also includes a built-in music server that allows you to listen to your own music library or stream from a variety of leading music services or from your AirPlay-enabled devices using Control4 ShairBridge technology.
- Compact size can be easily installed behind televisions using the included wall-mount bracket.
- Integrated Power over Ethernet (PoE+) offers single-cable installation for power and network and saves you time, space, and money.
- PoE+ enables remote reboot through Pakedge Ethernet switches and BakPak
- Integrated 2-port Ethernet switch connects the EA-1 PoE and television to the home network without the need to pull an additional network cable or install an Ethernet switch
- Includes the I/O you need to control entertainment equipment, including four IR and two serial outputs, plus HDMI for on-screen display and streaming music
- Advanced multi-core processor delivers the speed and performance needed for instantaneous, interactive on-screen control and access to lighting, security, music, and video solutions
- Elegant, low-profile design for flexible, simple installation with an included mounting bracket that allows easy mounting to the back of a TV, on the wall, or to a standard wall box
- Integrated music server with native support for popular streaming services, including Deezer, Pandora, Rhapsody, TIDAL, TuneIn, SiriusXM, SOUNDMACHINE, and iHeartRadio
- USB port enables connection to external hard drives for easy access to local music content