IBC: Clear-Com To Feature IP-Based And Remote Production Intercom Solutions

Clear-Com is returning to the IBC Show in Amsterdam Sept. 9-12 following the show’s three-year hiatus due to the pandemic. The company will exhibit at stand 10.D29 and highlight its diverse portfolio of intercom systems, including the Arcadia Central Station with HelixNet Digital Network Partyline integration, as well as the full range of FreeSpeak digital wireless solutions and the LQ Series of IP Interfaces. […]

Clear-Com Eclipse HX Digital Matrix v13 Introduces Role-Based Workflow

Clear-Com Eclipse HX, Digital Matrix Intercom’s latest software update, version 13, delivers networking, redundancy, and workflow advancements. The initial release, EHX v13.0, includes N+1 IP card redundancy and network redundancy, as well as Layer 3 support for AES67 endpoints. A soon to follow release, EHX v13.1, brings what the company calls “an industry-first innovation” with role management advancements […]

NAB Show: Clear-Com To Demo IP-Based Remote And ‘On-Prem’ Intercom Solutions

Clear-Com returns to the NAB Show (April 23-27 in Las Vegas) with hands-on demonstrations of IP-based remote and “on-prem” intercom solutions at Booth C6908 in Central Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center. Since the last in-person NAB Show, the Broadcast industry has seen major shifts in workflows, and Clear-Com will demonstrate its latest innovations — Arcadia Central […]

German News Channel Launches New Studio With Clear-Com Digital Communications

Clear-Com Debuts Arcadia Central Station, A Next-Generation Scalable IP Platform

Clear-Com has introduced Arcadia Central Station, a next-generation scalable IP platform that integrates all wired and wireless partyline systems, including the FreeSpeak family of digital wireless solutions and HelixNet Digital Partyline. The system can license up to 96 IP ports in a single RU device, with further licensing add-ons anticipated in the future, making Arcadia the […]

Black News Channel Chooses Clear-Com IP-Based Communications System

Debuting in February 2020 during Black History Month, Black News Channel (BNC) operates out of its brand new headquarters facility based in Tallahassee, Fla. BNC is an independent network that is minority-owned and operated, whose mission is to provide intelligent programming dedicated to the unique perspective of African American communities. Almost immediately after bringing their new purpose-built […]


Broadcast TV Audio Riding The IP Wave

As broadcasters’ comfort level in doing things over IP networks has risen, more and more vendors are offering ATSC 3.0-compatible products that include such features as immersive sound and object-based audio. At the same time, wireless microphone vendors and their customers are tackling the present-day challenge of moving off of the 600 MHz UHF spectrum. Above: Audinate’s new line of Dante adapters bridges the gap between analog audio and IP networking. Click here to access TVNewsCheck’s NAB 2018 Resource Guide listing of broadcast audio vendors and products or here to download it as a PDF.


Intercom Mobility, Standards Trend Over Past Year


Clear-Com To Show Agent-IC For Android

Clear-Com Acquires Trilogy Communications

Clear-Com Acquires Trilogy Communications

HM Electronics today announced that it has completed the acquisition of UK-based Trilogy Communications through its subsidiary Clear-Com, a global provider of real-time communication solutions. Trilogy is a supplier of intercom solutions and master reference generators for the broadcast, defense and industrial sectors.  Clear-Com said it expects this acquisition to strengthen its presence in the […]


From The IBC Exhibit Floor: Clear-Com

At this year’s IBC, Clear-Com will unveil FreeSpeak II-Base II, the new FreeSpeak II wireless base station and the new fibre capable FreeSpeak II Splitter box (FSII-SPL). These new FreeSpeak II components perfectly complement the recently-released beltpacks and transceiver antennas to provide unprecedented coverage, flexibility and reliability for virtually any broadcast production requirements. Some of FreeSpeak […]


Clear-Com Announces Lineup For Rio Games

InfoComm 2016: Clear-Com

Clear-Com | Booth C11725 | Website: www.clearcom.com At InfoComm 2016, Clear-Com, provider of real-time communication solutions and services, will present its latest interoperable communication product lines that enable user collaboration and instant communication.  Products that make up Clear-Com’s Unified Voice Communication Solution include HelixNet, Agent-IC, FreeSpeak II and the LQ Series. The product lines are […]


Now Hear This: 3 Big Audio Trends At NAB

Television is on the cusp of major changes that will give viewers the ability to personalize their TV audio experience and ultimately even immerse themselves in sound as a new standard for television becomes a reality. Two other developments likely to be center stage at next month’s NAB Show in Las Vegas are acceleration of a transition from baseband to IP transport of media on the production side of the equation, and preparation for a new era of wireless-enabled audio acquisition. For a resources guide to the companies mentioned in this story, click here. See all 2016 NAB Hot Topics stories here.


NAB ’16 Tech Hot Topics Products: Audio

This year, TVNewsCheck is augmenting its coverage of NAB Show Hot Topics tech trends stories with information that can make your visit to NAB easier. This week’s focus is wireless audio (read the main story here). These companion resource pages on the technology covered each week are compilations of information provided by vendors. To download […]

CNBC Adds FreeSpeak II Intercom System

CNBC recently upgraded its studios in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., with an integrated FreeSpeak II wireless intercom system installed by Jetwave Wireless of Alexandria, Va. The system consists of Clear-Com’s Eclipse HX-Medium system frame with two E-Que-HX (FreeSpeak II) cards for enabling four FreeSpeak II splitters, 25 wireless beltpacks and 20 transceiver modules. “We chose the […]

Clear-Com Tackles Grey Cup Championship

Proshow Audiovisual of Vancouver BC, a provider of wireless communication equipment/services for live events and broadcast productions, deployed Clear-Com’s FreeSpeak II wireless intercom system at the Canadian Football League’s (CFL) 103rd Grey Cup Championship game. The Grey Cup was held Nov. 29, 2015, at Winnipeg’s Investors Group Field. The Edmonton Eskimos defeated the Ottawa Redblacks […]

Clear-Com’s Helixnet Version 3.0 Now Shipping

Clear-Com says its HelixNet Version 3.0, a software-only update to the HelixNet digital network partyline platform is now shipping. The new version allows a six-fold expansion for supporting more communication channels and more users during live productions. “We are extremely excited to announce that HelixNet Version 3.0 is now shipping,” said John Wyckoff, product manager […]

IBC 2015 Tech: Clear-Com

Clear-Com | Stand 10.D29 | Website: www.clearcom.com At IBC 2015, Clear–Com will launch the DX410 Wireless Intercom system, a two channel 2.4 GHz digital wireless system that features 7 KHz wide band audio for exceptional audio clarity. Easy to set up and configure, the DX410 also features lightweight beltpacks and all-in-one wireless headsets. DX410 is […]

Clear-Com Unveils Wireless Intercom System

HME Pro Audio Merges With Clear-Com

Clear-Com, an Emmy Award-winning voice communication systems provider, has merged with HME Pro Audio Division, following HME’s recent acquisition of Clear-Com. Clear-Com said the merger of HME’s existing channel partners into Clear-Com’s global distribution network makes it “the largest distributor of professional intercom, as well as the provider with most extensive wired and wireless intercoms […]