Global Cache iTach IP2IR-P iTach TCP/IP to IR (Infrared Control) With Power Over Ethernet

£174.46 (Inc. VAT)

£145.38 (Exc. VAT)

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Quick Overview

The Global Cache IP2IR-P is a network controller that can turn TCP/IP commands into physical infrared signals.
Used most commonly to control audio visual equipment from smart phones and tablets using a range of softwares and apps available.
Consider the Global Cache IP2IR-P the glue between your smart phone/tablet and the physical equipment such as a television, blu-ray player etc.
With the Global Cache IP2IR-P you can use a Power Over Ethernet switch to remotely power the device, this makes installs quick and easy without the need of local power sockets.


Product Description

The  Global Cache IP2IR-P is a network controller that seamlessly converts TCP/IP commands into physical infrared signals.The most common use for the IP2IR-P  is to control audio visual equipment form smart phones and tablets via a range of software and apps easily available. If you consider the Global Cache IP2IR-P as the glue between your smart phone/table and your source equipment such as a blu ray player or TV.
The IP2IR-P model allows you to utilise PoE switch (power over Ethernet) to remotely power a the device, this make install where there is no local power sockets quick and easy.
The iTach TCP/IP (Ethernet) devices provide a new level of Automation and control flexibility, enabling device Networking in homes, businesses, or schools. The product is based on open systems and standards for easy integration and compatibility with PC based control software, iPhone/iPod/iPad control apps, and high-end control systems.



  • Control Infrared Devices Via Network
  • Ideal For Use With Home Automation & Remote Control Apps
  • High Power Blaster Port
  • Power Over Ethernet

Whats in the box

  • 1 x Global Cache IP2IR-P Device
  • 1 x USB Power Lead (The IP2IR-P can also be mains powered)
  • 1 x UK 3 Pin Plug
  • 3 x Infrared Emitters
  • 1 x Infrared Blaster
  • 1 x Quick Start Guide

Please Note: The Global Cache devices require the use of software or an app, not included.


Power Input

– 5 to 16V DC@300mA (wall power adapter included)
– International plugs available
– USB power cable draws power from USB port (included)
– Power over Ethernet (PoE) available on -P models


Integrated web server for easy configuration
Configure through TCP/IP set up commands

iHelp Setup Utility

Downloadable iHelp software simplifies network discovery and setup

IR Learning Utility

Downloadable iLearn software allows for the cap­ture and playback of IR com­mands for control uses

Network Connection

RJ45 connector
100/10 Mbits Ethernet protocol
Adheres to TCP, DHCP and HTTP standards

LED Indicators

Power and all connectors to indicate activity

IR and Sensor Interface

Connector: 3.5mm stereo jack
3 Independent selectable IR outputs or sensor inputs
3 IR emitters included
1 IR blaster included (supported on 3rd IR port)

Device Packaging

Aluminum extrusion case, rubber end caps and plastic face plates
Dimensions (LxWxH): 3.25″ x 2.25″ x 1.25″
Weight: 3.25 oz. (6 oz. with power supply)


FCC (Part 15, Class B), C-tick, CE
RoHs compliant

Shipping Box Dimensions

(LxWxH) 9.0″ x 3.5″ x 2.0″
Weight: 1 lb.


Two year limited warranty
Support available via phone, email, and comprehensive support portal

BrandGlobal CacheControl TypeInfraredNumber Of Infrared Outputs3Number Of Relay Outputs0