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AirParrot vs Airtame 2

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AirParrot vs Airtame 2

What’s the difference between AirParrot and Airtame 2?

Airtame and AirParrot offer wireless screen sharing. Airtame provides a physical product (the receiver) that connects to an HDMI display (or VGA display with an adapter). AirParrot, on the other hand, is an app designed to let you send content to media receivers such as Chromecast and Apple TV. Therefore, AirParrot acts as supplementary software to an existing hardware setup.

Below we provide further comparison between Airtame 2 and AirParrot. Please note that all technical specifications are taken directly from AirParrot’s website. 

Airtame 2 AirParrot 2
Powering AC adapter or Power over Ethernet  – 
Price* $499  $4.99-12.99 per user depending on the operating system
Windows  ✓ Airtame app + Miracast  ✓ AirParrot app
macOS ✓ Airtame app + AirPlay ✓ AirParrot app
Chromebook ✓ Airtame app + Google Cast  ✓ AirParrot app
Linux ✓ Airtame app + Google Cast
iOS ✓ AirPlay ✓ AirParrot app
Android ✓ Google Cast + Miracast  ✓ AirParrot app
Resolution 1080p up to 60 fps 1080p up to 30 fps
Presenter mode ✓ Single window sharing (app) + extended screen (Miracast) ✓ Extended desktop
One-to-many screen sharing ✓ 
Touchback support ✓ With Miracast
Works on enterprise networks
Pin code connect ✓  ✓ Apple TV
Web Proxy support  ✓ 
Device management
Bulk updates  ✓ Airtame Cloud Lite + Plus
Remote updates ✓ Airtame Cloud Lite + Plus
Different access levels ✓ Airtame Cloud Lite + Plus
Moderator mode  ✓ Airtame Cloud Lite + Plus
Digital signage**
Websites ✓ Airtame Cloud Lite + Plus
Custom images  ✓ Airtame Cloud Lite + Plus
Videos  ✓ Airtame Cloud Plus  –
Productivity apps and dashboards ✓ Airtame Cloud Plus
Calendar sync for room management ✓ Airtame Cloud Plus
Scheduled Content ✓ Airtame Cloud Plus
Power management
Sleep Schedule with CEC support ✓ Airtame Cloud Plus

*VAT not included. 

**Customers can choose between an annual ($120 per year per screen) or a monthly plan ($12 per month per screen) for Airtame Cloud Plus. Device management and basic digital signage with Airtame Cloud Lite are available to all customers at no additional cost.

Why Airtame?

Airtame offers a combined solution for wireless screen sharing and digital signage. It’s a scalable solution with a clear return on investment, including decreased meeting downtime and IT maintenance.

Internal and guest presenters can easily share their screen in an instant, improving the overall work and learning experience while encouraging productivity and engagement. Digital signage with Airtame Cloud helps organizations make the most of their screens.

Airtame is the perfect match for everyday presenters, IT administrators, and managers.

More than 20,000 companies and educational institutions use Airtame.

Contact us to learn more.

Last edited on June 10th, 2021

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