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2x8 HDMI Extender / Splitter via 1 - CAT5 Distribution Amp

2x8 HDMI Extender / Splitter via 1 - CAT5 Distribution Amp
2x8 HDMI Extender / Splitter via 1 - CAT5 Distribution Amp

Switch 2 - HDMI signals & send HDMI signal to 8 TV's via CAT5

Unbundled receivers

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Part Number:HDMI-C5SP-8
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Price:$549.00
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This 2x8 HDMI over a single CAT5 Amplifier switches between 2-HDMI signals & sends that signal to 8 TVs via CAT5. The receivers are unbundled so place your order for them above.

2x8 HDMI over a single CAT5 splitter Features

  • Silicon Image chipset embedded for best quality, compatibility and reliability
  • HDMI 1.3c compliant
  • HDCP compliant
  • Regenerates the HDMI signal
  • Acts as 2X1 HDMI Switch and 1X8 HDMI over CAT5 Splitter
  • Supports default HDMI EDID and has the ability to learn the EDID of displays
  • Extends up to 20m (66ft) of input HDMI cable
  • Extends up to 60m (200ft) (720p / 1080i) of output CAT5/6 cable
  • Extends up to 40m (130ft) (1080p) of output CAT5/6 cable
  • Pure unaltered uncompressed 7.1ch digital HDMI over LAN cable transmission
  • Allows cascading
  • 1U rack mountable with interlocking power adapter
  • Perfectly integrated with other HDMI-C5XD Series products
The devices are cascadable, allowing you to extend HDMI compliant displays almost anywhere. The 2 input HDMI source (only 1 input can be used at a time) can be duplicated and distributed to up to 8 HDMI enable displays through cost effective Cat-5/5e cables and RJ-45 to HDMI mini-extenders HDMI-C5-R-M. With the built in equalization, the input HDMI cable can be extended up to 20 meters (66 feet) long under Full HD, and make the overall transmission distance superior than regular HDMI splitters or matrix switches in the market.

Why not by this 2x8 HDMI over a single CAT5 splitter today?




Technical Specifications

The 2 input HDMI source (only 1 input can be used at a time) can be duplicated and distributed to up to 8 HDMI enabled displays through cost effective Cat-5/5e cables and RJ-45 to HDMI mini-extenders HDMI-C5-R-M. With the built in equalization, the input HDMI cable can be extended up to 20 meters (66 feet) long under Full HD, and make the overall transmission distance superior than regular HDMI splitters or matrix switches in the market

Model HDMI-C5SP-
Description 2x8 HDMI 1.3 Transmitter / Splitter over CAT5 / CAT6
HDMI Compliance HDMI 1.3c
HDCP Compliance Yes
Video Bandwidth Single Link 225 Mhz (6.75Gbps)
Video Resolutions 480i / 480p / 720p / 1080i / 1080p60
HDMI Transmission Range Full HD: (1080p) ~ 40meter (130feet) (CAT5e) / 50meter (165feet) (CAT6)
HD: (720p/1080i) ~ 50meter (165feet) (CAT5e) / 60meter (200feet) (CAT6)
Audio Support Surround Sound (up to 7.1 ch) or Stereo Digital Audio
Input TMDS Signal 1.2 Volts (peak-to-peak)
Input DDC Signal 5 Volts (peak-to-peak, TTL)
ESD Protection [1] Human body model 15kV [air-gap discharge] & 8kV [contact discharge]
[2] Core chipset 8kV
Input Connectors 2 x HDMI
Output Connectors 8 x RJ45
Dimensions 17" x 6.2" x 1.8"
Power Supply 5V 4A DC
Power Consumption 10 Watt (max)
Operating Temperature 0~40C (32~104F)
Storage Temperature -20~60C (-4~140F)
Relative Humidity 20 ~ 90% RH (no condensation)

2x8 HDMI over a single CAT5 splitter works with:

  1. Any high definition Dish Network and DirecTV receiver with HDMI outputs
  2. High definition TiVo's with HDMI outputs
  3. Any high definition cable receiver with HDMI outputs
  4. Canadian Rogers, Shaw, Bell ExpressVu and Star Choice receivers with HDMI out, or DVI out with a converter
  5. Any "Over The Air" (OTA) high definition receiver with HDMI outputs
  6. Sony PS3, HD DVD and Blu-ray DVD players
  7. Any Xbox360 with HDMI outputs
  8. Any upconverting DVD player with HDMI outputs
  9. Any DVHS VCR with HDMI outputs
  10. An Roku with HDMI outputs
  11. An Vudu with HDMI outputs
  12. An APPLE TV with HDMI outputs
  13. Many PC video card with HDMI outputs
  14. Any high definition camcorder with a standare HDMI out or an optional type C to standard HDMI cable
  15. Many A/V surround sound receivers with HDMI switching that include the proper chip set. Call your AV receiver supplier to discuss your application or us.
  16. Any HDCP compliant HDTV, monitor and projector. If the source is HDCP compliant and your TV is not, you will not get a picture. Please check your TV manual or the manufacturers web site.
  17. and other similar devices.







Q: Do the HDMI receivers come with this 2x8 HDMI over a single CAT5 splitter?

A: No, they are unbundled so you can buy the number you need as well as pick the correct length. See the above OPTIONS.

HDTV Supply includes a 3 Year Limited Warranty on all Avenview products. The warranty states that (a) its products will perform substantially in accordance with the accompanying written materials for a period of 3 years from the date of receipt and (b) that the 2x8 HDMI Extender / Splitter over Single CAT5 will be free from defects in materials & workmanship under normal use & service for a period of 3 years.

In order to get a warranty replacement for a defective item, HDTV Supplys and Avenview Support Team will verify the product is eligible for warranty. An RMA number will then be issued. Shipped replacements will be in like new conditions, tested and all components included. Please see the Avenview web site for more details.

HDTV Supply also sells a 5 Year warranty for this 2x8 HDMI Extender / Splitter over Single CAT5 . Please go to 5 Year Extended Warranty or see the above Options to purchase it.

2x8 HDMI Extender / Splitter via 1 - CAT5 Distribution Amp

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