The Control4 EA-5 Entertainment and Automation Controller is designed to deliver the ultimate smart home experience, featuring the highest-quality audio of the EA series and processing power to coordinate hundreds of smart devices. The EA-5 can automate sophisticated home theaters, complex interior and exterior lighting scenes, vital security and communications systems, and climate controls for multiple zones. The EA-5 features five independent audio outputs—two digital coaxial, two RCA stereo analog, and one HDMI—with an audiophilegrade signal-to-noise ratio of 118dB. A built-in music server delivers immersive, multi-stream, high-resolution audio with five built-in simultaneous audio streams from your local music collection, a variety of streaming music services, or from AirPlay-enabled devices using native Control4 ShairBridge technology. Expand beyond five streams by including additional EA-5 or EA-3 Controllers. Secure, wireless ZigBee communication; plentiful I/O including IR, ser
• Advanced multi-core processor delivers a new level of speed and performance for instantaneous, interactive on-screen control and access to lighting, security, music, and video libraries.
• High-resolution audio delivered with high-quality DACs, exceptional signal-to-noise ratio and ultra-low distortion for multiple simultaneous streams of fantastic-sounding music.
• Integrated music server with native support for Pandora®, TIDAL, Deezer, TuneIn, and Rhapsody® (Napster®) streaming services.
• All-new, elegant on-screen experience for easy access to entertainment and the entire home.
• Elegant, low-profile design features an integrated power supply for flexible, simple installation and long-term reliability.
• Included rack ears and 1U rack size for convenient rack mounting.
• Incredibly fast, intuitive control from a tablet, smart phone, touch screen, remote, or TV On-Screen Navigator.
• Built-in five-port gigabit network switch simplifies installation for your network-connected devices around the television.
• Integrated dual-band Wireless-N and ZigBee with external antennas add high-performance connectivity.
• USB and eSATA ports enable connections to external hard drives for easy access to music content.
• Control4 App license enables in-home control from multiple iOS—including Apple Watch—and Android mobile devices. Connect to your home remotely with an optional 4Sight subscription.
• Video/Audio Intercom license for whole-home communications with Control4 touch screens and door statons.