Low-Cost 4K HDMI Video Matrix Switch: 4x4, 8x8

Route Ultra-HD 4Kx2K 60Hz 4:4:4 HDMI video and audio signals from many video sources to multiple displays.

Low-Cost 4K HDMI Video Matrix Switch: 8x8
SM-8X8-4K18GB-LC (Front & Back)

Product Highlights

  • Resolutions to Ultra-HD 4Kx2K 60Hz 4:4:4
  • HDMI 2.0, HDCP 2.2
  • IR, RS232, Ethernet control

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  • SM-4X4-4K18GB-LC - Low-Cost 4x4 4K HDMI Video Matrix Switch

The VEEMUX® Low-Cost 4K HDMI Matrix Switch routes digital 4Kx2K HDMI video and audio signals from up to eight HDMI video sources (computers, Blu-Ray players, satellite receivers, etc) to up to eight displays (monitors, 4K TV's, projectors, etc).

The VEEMUX® Low-Cost 4K HDMI Matrix Switch routes digital 4Kx2K HDMI video and audio signals from up to eight HDMI video sources (computers, Blu-Ray players, satellite receivers, etc) to up to eight displays (monitors, 4K TV's, projectors, etc).

  • Configure and control the switch through front panel buttons, Ethernet, IR remote control, or RS232.
  • Supports Ultra-HD 4Kx2K resolutions (4096x2160 and 3840x2160 @24/30/60Hz YUV 4:4:4) and HDTV resolutions to 1080p.
  • Each input can be independently connected to any or all outputs.
  • HDCP 2.2 compliant.
  • HDMI features supported:
    • HDMI 2.0
    • Dolby TrueHD, DTS-HD Master Audio, Dolby Digital, DTS 7.1 and LPCM
    • YUV 4:4:4
    • HDR
    • 3D
    • Bandwidth up to 600 Mhz (18 Gbps)
    • Lip Sync
  • Switch audio independently of video from connected HDMI sources (e.g. source 1 and source 2 video are active while only source 3 audio is active).
    • HDMI-embedded audio switching (four-channel stereo mixing)
    • SPDIF digital audio out ports for each source (8x8 model only).
  • Configurable built-in EDID table
  • Compact 1RU design
    • Mounting kit included
Inputs
  • Female HDMI input connectors
  • Four female 3.5mm ports for IR signal routing (4x4 model only).
    • IR frequency range: 38 to 56 kHz.
  • Compatible with computers and UHD video sources (satellite receivers, Blu-Ray players, etc) with HDMI video.
  • Supports HDCP 2.2/1.4
Outputs
  • Female HDMI output connectors
  • Four female 3.5mm ports for IR signal routing (4x4 model only).
    • IR frequency range: 38 to 56 kHz.
  • Eight RCA jacks for SPDIF digital audio (8x8 model only).
  • HDMI-embedded audio switching (four-channel stereo mixing).
  • Supported resolutions
    • 4Kx2K (4096x2160 and 3840x2160) @24Hz/30Hz/60HzYUV 4:4:4
    • 480p @60Hz, 576p@50Hz, 720p@60Hz, 1080p @24/50/60Hz
  • Supports HDCP 2.2/1.4
  • Video bandwidth: 600MHz (18 Gbps)
Power
  • Input: 100 to 240 VAC at 50 or 60 Hz via AC adapter (AC adapter included.)
  • Output: 12VDC, 3.0A
  • Power consumption:
    • SM-4X4-4K18GB-LC: 12W
    • SM-8X8-4K18GB-LC: 19W
Environmental
  • Operating temperature:
    • SM-4X4-4K18GB-LC: 32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C).
    • SM-8X8-4K18GB-LC: -4 to 140°F (-20 to 60°C).
  • Storage temperature:
    • SM-4X4-4K18GB-LC: -4 to 140°F (-20 to 60°C.)
    • SM-8X8-4K18GB-LC: -40 to 158°F (-40 to 70°C.)
Dimensions
  • WxDxH (in):
    • SM-4X4-4K18GB-LC: 17.24x8.66x1.75 (438x220x44 mm).
    • SM-8X8-4K18GB-LC: 17.32x8.66x1.75 (440x220x44 mm).
Cables
  • Use HD-xx-MM HDMI cables to connect an HDMI source or display.
    • SM-4X4-4K18GB-LC: Supports cable lengths to 25 feet for 4Kx2K resolutions at 60Hz and lengths to 50 feet for 4Kx2K resolutions at 30Hz.
    • SM-8X8-4K18GB-LC: Supports cable lengths to 50 feet for 4Kx2K resolutions at 60Hz
  • Cables not included.
Regulatory Approvals
  • CE, FCC, RoHS
Warranty
  • Two years
Package Includes
  • One 4K HDMI Video Matrix Switch
  • One power adapter
  • One IR remote
  • One IR extension cable
  • Four IR transmission cables (4x4 model only).
  • Four IR receiver cables (4x4 model only).
  • Mounting kit
  • CD with software and user manual
Compatible NTI Products
  • Combine NTI's extenders, switches, splitters and cables for complex applications
    • 4K HDMI Extender via One CATx (ST-C64K-300)
      • Each output on the switch must be set to 3840x2160 @ 30Hz.
Front Panel Interface
  • Standard control method
  • Configuration and control can be done using the front panel buttons.
  • Keypad allows selection of the input source to be routed to the desired outputs.
Ethernet Control
  • Standard control method.
  • Configuration can be done over the Internet via Web server.
  • Female RJ45 connector.
  • 10/100 BaseT Ethernet interface.
RS232 Control
  • Standard control method
  • Configuration and control can be done through the serial port.
    • Female DB9 connector.
  • Control the switch using the Control Program with Graphical User Interface (GUI control) via RS232. (Control software included.)
Infrared Remote Control
  • Standard control method
  • IR control of matrix switch:
    • The matrix switch can be controlled locally with the included IR remote using the built-in IR receiver on the switch.
    • Extend IR control up to 3.9 feet (1.2 meters) with IR extension cable (included).
      • One female 3.5mm port for IR extension.
  • Route IR signal for source/displays. (4x4 model only)
    • Full Infrared Remote (IR) control of HDMI source/display using existing source/display remote control.

Application Drawings

  • Low-Cost 4K HDMI Video Matrix Switch: 8x8
    Low-Cost 4K HDMI Video Matrix Switch: 8x8

Application Notes

  • Route Ultra-HD 4Kx2K HDMI Signals from Many Video Sources to Multiple Remote Displays Located 300 Feet Away Using Catx Cable
    Low-Cost 4K HDMI Video Matrix Switch: 8x8
    Interconnect XTENDEX® ST-C64K-300 4K HDMI Extender with the VEEMUX® SM-nXm-4K18GB-LC 4K HDMI Video Matrix Switch to extend the switch's video outputs up to 300 feet away over CATx cable.
    Each 4Kx2K video source connected to the switch must be set to output resolution 3840x2160 @ 30Hz within the switch's software control application.

Low-Cost 4K HDMI Video Matrix Switch: 4x4, 8x8

NTI Part # HDMI Inputs HDMI Outputs Price Quote Buy
SM-4X4-4K18GB-LC 4 4 $875.00
SM-8X8-4K18GB-LC 8 8 $1495.00

HDMI Male-Male Cables

NTI Part # Length Price Quote Buy
HD-3-MM 3 feet $2.70
HD-6-MM 6 feet $3.45
HD-10-MM 10 feet $5.00
HD-15-MM 15 feet $7.50
HD-20-MM 20 feet $9.75
HD-30-MM 30 feet $22.00
HD-50-MM 50 feet $35.75