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Kramer VIA Go vs Airtame 2

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Kramer VIA Go vs Airtame 2

What’s the difference between Kramer VIA Go and Airtame?

Airtame and Kramer offer wireless screen sharing. Both solutions provide a physical product (the receiver) which connects to an HDMI display (or VGA display with an adapter). Here we provide a feature comparison between Airtame 2 and Kramer VIA Go. 

Please note that all technical specifications are taken directly from Kramer’s website. In cases where pricing is not directly listed online, we include the quoted reseller price.


Airtame 2Kramer VIA Go
PoweringAC adapter or Power over Ethernet DC power supply
Price*
Cost of hardware$399$595
Cost of software FreeFree
Cost of central management systemFreeLicense required 
Device managementFreeLicense required for bulk updates
Digital signageBased on subscription**Free
Connectivity 
Windows ✓ Airtame app + Miracast✓ VIA app + Miracast + Join through browser 
macOS✓ Airtame app + AirPlay✓ VIA app + AirPlay + Join through browser 
Chromebook✓ Airtame app + Google Cast ✓ Join through browser
Linux✓ Airtame app✓ Join through browser
iOS✓ AirPlay✓ VIA app + AirPlay
Android✓ Google Cast + Miracast✓ VIA  app + Miracast
Sharing
Resolution1080p up to 60 fps1080p up to 60 fps
Presentation options✓ Mirror full screen, extend desktop (Windows + macOS), single window sharing✓ Mirror full screen, extend desktop (Windows + macOS), individual app window sharing
One-to-many screen sharing✓ desktop app
Security
Works on enterprise networks
Pin code connect✓ 
Web Proxy support ✓ 
Device management
Bulk updates ✓ Airtame Cloud✓ With license 
Remote updates✓ Airtame Cloud
Different access levels✓ Airtame Cloud✓ With VIA Site Management
Digital signage
Websites✓ Airtame Cloud✓ VIA Digital Signage software
Videos ✓ Airtame Cloud✓ VIA Digital Signage software
Custom images ✓ Airtame Cloud ✓ VIA Digital Signage software
Productivity apps and dashboards✓ Airtame Cloud
Calendar sync for room management✓ Airtame Cloud ✓ VIA Digital Signage software


*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’s premium features. Device management and basic digital signage are available to all customers at no additional cost.

Why Airtame?

Airtame offers a single, unified solution for every screen and use case. 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 further enables organizations to 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 are using Airtame.

Contact us to learn more.

Last edited on September 8th, 2020

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