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Ideal For The High End, Home Theater Consumer or Business Owner Looking For More Capabilities In Their HD Audio/Video Distribution
CE labs H8x8 HDMI over CAT5 Matrix with IR Pass-through
CE labs HSW88C 8x8 HDMI over CAT5 Matrix with IR Pass-through
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CE labs HSW88C 8x8 HDMI over CAT5 Matrix with IR Pass-through
Item# 77815
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  • State-of-the-art Silicon Image (Founder of HDMI) chipset embedded for upmost compatibility and reliability
  • HDMI 1.3c compliant
  • HDCP compliant
  • Allows any source to be displayed on multiple displays at the same time
  • Allows any HDMI display to view any HDMI source at any time
  • Supports 7.1 channel digital audio
  • Supports default HDMI EDID and learns the EDID of displays
  • The matrix switch master can switch every output channel to any HDMI input by push button, IR remote control, USB port or RS-232 control
  • Allows control of local HDMI sources such as DVD and TiVo by IR extender through control path at remote receiver
  • Allows control of main matrix switch through control line at remote receiver
  • Extends video signal up to 35m (115 feet) over CAT5e at 1080p and likely longer with better HDMI source device (such as PS3), better grade HDMI display (such as Sony X-series HDTV), and better quality solid CAT6 cable
  • Easy installation with rack-mounting and wall-mounting designs for master and receiver respectively
  • Fast response time - 2~5 seconds for channel switch

Essential Info

The HSW88C 8x8 HDMI over CAT5 Matrix Switch with IR Pass-through provides the most flexible and cost effective solution in the market to route high definition video sources plus multi-channel (up to 7.1-channel) digital audio from any of the eight HDMI source devices to the remote displays at the same time. Through low cost Cat-5/5e/6 LAN cables, not only high quality video and audio can be transmitted to the display sites, but also users can switch among eight HDMI sources using the push button on the receiver or remote control. With single power design at the source site, each remote module is easily installed without power supply. Furthermore, the built-in IR extension allows users to control the HDMI source devices such as the Blu-ray Disc player or satellite receiver at display site!


Important notes:
Only defective exchanges for identical item within 30 days of purchase. No other returns allowed on this item. For defective returns after 30 days, please contact the manufacturer.
Manufacturer contact information: Cable Electronics Inc, Tel: (800) 767-6189


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