Cables and Connectors

AV Cables and Connectors

Amber Technology has a wide selection of quality audio visual cables and connectors for any type of AV applications. Our brands invest in research and development and are always developing new stock to add to their popular ranges. From speaker cables, video cables, data cables to music instrument cables, for a variety of budgets and uses, the brands Amber distributes meet the needs of audio visual cable and connector requirements.

Not all AV cables are the same. In the following paragraphs is a description of the different types of cables and connectors available.

Audio signal cables: Audio signal cables are screened, meaning the outer conductor wraps around the other conductor(s) to shield them from electromagnetic interference. Amber Technology’s range of audio signal cables from AmberTec, Australian Monitor, Canare, HDAnywhere and Liberty AV are available in a range of lengths of up to 100 metres.

Speaker cablesWe offer a selection of speaker cables and audio visual cabling from Accent Audio, Australian MonitorLiberty AV and Van Damme with lengths of up to 300 metres for a range of audio equipment speakers setups. You would use speaker cables when setting up your home stereo system.

Auxiliary or aux cables are a type of universal audio cable used to transmit audio. You can use aux cable for tv, smartphones, tablets, portable speakers, and headphones.

Video cables: Choose from our wide selection of video cables from Australian MonitorWyrestorm, Canare and Liberty AV in varying lengths of up to 100 metres. We offer high-speed ethernet cables, 4K video cables, active EQ, active HDMI, coaxial video cables, active optical cables, fibre optic male to male cables and more.

In addition to cables that are specifically designed to transmit audio or video, you can buy an audio video cable that can transmit both types of signals (colloquially you might refer to this as a composite av cable).

How do av cables work? AV cables can be of various types, depending on the number of sound channels, how many video channels and the amount of control signals. AV cables are used to connect display sources to output like TV or speakers.

Data cablesAmber’s complete range of data cables from Australian Monitor and Liberty AV, enable you to transmit information between a computer and server with ease.

When looking at av input cable, they are often colour-coded. Yellow is used for composite video, red for the right audio channel, and white or black for the left channel of stereo audio. This trio (or pair) of jacks can often be found on the back of audio and video equipment.

Musical instrument cables: Our diverse range of musical instrument and pro audio cables from Australian MonitorAmberTec,  Canare and Van Damme can be used for a multitude of purposes. From DMX cables to guitar cables, flat patch cables, mono jacks and microphone cables, we have everything you need to complete your musical set up.

Connectors: Our range of connectors from Australian MonitorCanareLiberty AVNeutrik and Rean are built to last. From broadcast and professional stage production quality, commercial installation projects to home hifi speaker systems, our range of connectors suit any type of AV cabling requirement.

Neutrik is the market leader in the design and manufacture of audio, coaxial, power and circular connector systems. They have an unmatched reputation that is based on their R&D approach of always being 'one step ahead' by understanding and solving future market needs before they arise.

Connectors and adaptors can sometimes be confused. Connectors join two or more cables together or connect a cable to a device.

Adapters change the way a cable plugs into a device like computers, if the connector that is installed on the cable is not compatible. An AV cable adapter (also known as an av cord adapter or av adapter cable) is a handy way to make existing pieces of equipment compatible and connect to each other. Our brands offering adapters are Neutrik, Rean, Australian Monitor and Liberty.

Are you looking for where to buy av cables? Search our dealer finder (coming soon) for one of our authorised dealers and give them a call. They will be able to help you to find the type of cable that you need and give you the information to choose a brand that’s right for you.

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