HDMI Matrix Switch also referred to as HDMI Matrix, displays video from multiple HDMI video sources to multiple HDMI LCDs, or TVs. HDMI interface carries audio and Video over a single HDMI cable. This HDMI router is a combination of HDMI splitter and HDMI switch. A HDMI Video Matrix Switch can display the same HDMI video source on all the outputs or different HDMI sources on different outputs. It supports up to 1080P Video resolution. HDMI Matrix Switches can be controlled with push buttons on the front, RS232 control, infra red remote, and TCP/IP control (Optional). We offer a wide range of HDMI Router units. The available sizes are 4x2, 4x4, 8x8, 16x16, 32x32 and 64x64 HDMI Matrix units. The demand for these HDMI matrix units has been steadily increasing as most of the High definition devices come with HDMI interface.
These HDMI Matrix Switchers offer non-blocking access with 3D support, HDMI 1.3 and are EDID, HDCP Compliant. HDMI Switchers are compatible with most HD devices like blue ray and DVD players, X-Box, gaming consoles, TiVo Systems, PCs, and satellite set top boxes. You can combine HDMI Matrix, HDMI Extender and HDMI Splitter units for more complex applications. We also offer 4x4, 8x8, 16x16, 32x32, 64x64 Cat5e/Cat6 HDMI Matrix Routers with HDBaseT support. The Cat5e/Cat6 HDMI Video Matrix Switch enables users to achieve long distance HDMI transmission up to 330ft feet (100 meters) over Cat6 cables. These HDMI Matrix Switches come with CE, FCC, and RoHS Certifications and are most commonly used for home theater, commercial, digital signage, and gaming applications. Many of KVMSwitchTech's HDMI Matrix devices support the most common Home Automation Systems natively including built-in drivers for Crestron and Control4 systems.
Important Info about HDMI Matrix Switchers
What is a HDMI Matrix?
HDMI Matrix is a combination of splitter and switch in a single unit. HDMI matrix switch enables users to switch and distribute HDMI video between multiple sources to multiple displays. A true matrix switch allows any combination of inputs to be switched to the any display.
How to run HDMI at Distances Beyond Standard HDMI Cable Lengths?
There are a few different options available to extend HDMI over long distances using standard Category 6 cables.
HDMI Extender Option
You can use point to point HDMI extender units with HDMI Matrix Router. Depending on how far the sources and LCDs are from the Matrix you can use short range HDMI Extenders up to 150ft or long range HDBaseT HDMI Extenders up to 330ft.
Cat6 HDMI Matrix Option
Latest version of HDMI matrix units come with integrated RJ45 ports for inputs and or outputs. HDMI Matrix units with integrated extenders require transmitters and receivers. These Matrix units support 1080p or 4Kx2K with EDID, Audio, RS232 and bi-directional IR all over a single Cat(x) cable.
Where to buy HDMI Matrix Switchers?
There are a wide range of different options. KVMSwitchTech offers HDMI Matrix solutions for SOHO, digital signage, bars, restaurants, commercial, government and large IT corporations. We have products available for every budget ranging from a 4x2 to 64x64 Matrix units. Please call us at 866-865-7737 for more details.
Benefits of using HDMI matrix over VGA,Composite/Component or DVI
HDMI is a high bandwidth digital signal and now supports video resolutions up to 4Kx2K. The video quality with HDMI is much better compared to other options available on the market. HDMI carries video and audio over a single HDMI cable. Now you can extend HDMI over long distances using HDBaseT HDMI Extender solutions.
HDMI Matrix Switches