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4x8 HDMI Matrix Switcher w/Scaling, Separate Audio, Apps, Video Wall & 100ms Switching

Item Code: FM08S-04x8
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HDTV Supplys WolfPack™ 4x8 HDMI Matrix Switcher with Separate Audio is a preconfigured integrated HDMI video and HDMI audio modular HDMI Matrix Switcher. The HDMI chassis back plane allows HDMI technologies allows any input to be routed to any output, or the same input to be routed to all outputs, or any combination. The core of the 4x8 HDMI Matrix Switch with Separate Audio consists of an 8x8 Modular Matrix chassis and its highly configurable backplane that supports up to two - 4 port HDMI input cards and up to two 4-port HDMI output cards. The 4x8 HDMI Matrix Switch with Separate Audio is 1080p compliant.

By having 4-port slide in cards the matrix is very reliable as in the unlikely even there is a loss of signal you just replace the card with a spare you have purchased or order another from us. The complete matrix doesn't have to be sent to us for a repair.

The Modular Card Cage chassis has 2 - input slots and 2 - output slots. The HDMI input and HDMI output cards are 4 - port HDMI cards having 4 - HDMI connectors on each card. If one populates the complete chassis it configures to a 8x8 HDMI Switcher.

Reasons that sets our WolfPack™ 4x8 HDMI Matrix Switch with Separate Audio apart from others:

  1. Fast 100ms switching speed
  2. Supports image size & color adjustment in Matrix Mode, not with the Video Wall function
  3. 4-port HDMI input cards w/scaling & embedded audio via 3-pin Phoenix audio ports
  4. 4-port HDMI output cards with de-embedded audio via 3-pin Phoenix audio ports
  5. Optional Control4 & Elan drivers
  6. 1080p, HDMI 1.4 and HDCP 1.4 compliant
  7. Small 2U modular chassis
  8. 16 - Preset scenes that can be Saved and Recalled
  9. Closed Caption (CC) Pass-through
  10. Control via an iPad, Android, remote control, Web Browser (WEB GUI), RS232 & Front Buttons
  11. No latency
  12. 2-Year Advance Replace Warranty
  13. Free Lifetime Telephone, CHAT, TEXT and Email Tech Support
  14. Built-in Video wall Processor
Video Wall Processor: The internal Video Wall processor allows you to create custom video wall layouts via our easy to use WEB GUI.
  • Example 1: Create a 2x2 Video Wall using 4-TVs with either one large picture or 4-individual pictures at one, or multiple locations.

Separate Embedded Audio In and De-embedded Audio Out: The matrix allows you to display video with separate audio coming from another audio source as it supports embedding the audio on the input cards 3.5mm audio connector and then de-embedding the audio on the output cards 3.5mm audio.

Hardware Scaling via DIP Switches on both in and out cards: The 8-pin DIP switch on the cards are for the manual scaling up/down. Each card has a 8-pin DIP switch to select multiple resolution settings to conform to your source devices and the destination devices.

Shown below is the configuration for this 4X8 HDMI Matrix Switcher.

WolfPack™ 4x8 HDMI Matrix Switch with Separate Audio Configuration:

  • 1 - 2-card in and 2-card out modular card cage chassis
  • 1 - 4-port HDMI input card = 4-HDMI inputs
  • 2 - 4-port HDMI output cards = 8-HDMI outputs
  • 1 - Spare input slots for adding 4-more inputs
  • All output slots used in this configuration
The WolfPack 4x8 HDMI Matrix Switch with Separate Audio manages HDMI input signals for the inputs and outputs. This 4x8 HDMI Matrix Switch with Separate Audio support long haul transmissions, maintains power reliability in the event of failure and offer the best flexible solutions for an AV system deployment. Our 4x8 HDMI Matrix Router also can support high-resolution HDMI sources routed to HDMI displays, monitors, projectors, or audio receivers, etc. The EDID can be selected between different modes or copied from the attached displays.

4x8 HDMI Matrix Switch with Separate Audio Features:

  • 8x8 modular card cage chassis
  • One 4-port HDMI input card w/scaling & embedded audio = 4-inputs
  • 2 - 4-port HDMI output cards = 8 outputs
  • Control via iOS/Android App, WEB GUI, RS232, front panel & a remote control
  • Small 2U modular chassis
  • Supports image size & color adjustment in Matrix Mode, not with the Video Wall function
  • 100ms Seamless switching
  • Input HDMI cable distance: Up to ~12 feet with an AWG24 HDMI 1.4 high speed cable
  • Output HDMI cable distance: Up to ~35 feet with an AWG24 HDMI 1.4 high speed cable
  • Flexible card type design supporting four 4-port input cards and four 4-port output cards
  • Advanced EDID management for rapid integration of sources and displays
  • Front-panel LCD display for status feedback
  • Front-panel push buttons for local switching
  • IP controlled via built-in web server and LAN
  • RS-232 Serial interface for remote control
  • Supports 100ms seamless switching, no black/ blue/ split screen while switching
  • Supports resolution exchanges with several resolutions can be chosen and used
  • Hot-pluggable
  • Control via Web GUI, RS232, Front Buttons and a remote control
  • Rack-mountable
The heart of the HDMI inputs is the WolfPack Router chassis backplane which allows customization of the configuration for input and output cards to match every need of the system and application. The matrix support hot-plugs and you can change the cards while the equipment are still working.

EDID Explained: The 4x8 HDMI Matrix Switcher EDID provides for optimal source-to-screen performance. EDID will optimize the video card output for the capabilities of the end display. The EDID ghost unit enables the copying, emulating, cloning, and "learning" of EDID data from a display. Our EDID Emulator and repeater comes with predefined presets, user programmable banks, Sink EDID sniffing bank and more. Our EDID Emulator ensures proper operation, for the best performing HDMI audio and video signal between any source and display Resolves loss of video, intermittent (flashing) video, snow, or color-space (purple or red) issues.

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