The KanexPro MX-HDBASE8X8-4K matrix switcher is a professional 8 HDMI input to 8 HDBaseT output switch with 4 HDMI mirrored outputs designed for routing 4K/UHD applications. For proficient audio capabilities it includes 8 auxiliary audio inputs for stereo and 8 stereo outputs for HDMI audio de-embedding and 8 IR inputs. The matrix switcher also features Ethernet port for controlling via web based GUI which reduces installation time and complicated set-up as well as full control for the matrix.
The HDMI inputs from the matrix can be controlled via front panel buttons, bi-directional IR & RS232, or in GUI mode using Ethernet. The selected source is delivered to HDMI Output 1~4(for HDMI input 1~4) & HDBaseT outputs 1~8 (easy extension to 70m at 1080p and 40m at 4Kx2K on a single CAT5e/6 connection with optional PoE based HDBaseT receivers) simultaneously. The unit provides built-in EDID and HDCP management.
Ideally, designed for mid-scale applications such as multi-zone home theater, house of worship center, or for commercial AV distribution such as high-resolution medical imaging where sending uncompressed 4K ultra HD signals are critical.
Please note: The HDBASE70POER receivers are not included with this matrix switcher please contact our sales team on ordering these.
To reduce video dropout problems from lighting, ceiling fans and other EMI issues, it is strongly recommended to use shielded CAT5e/CAT6 and use shielded RJ45 connectors with our HDBaseT products.