HDTV Supplys WolfPackLite™ 4K/30 28x8 HDMI Matrix Switch w/8-HDBaseT CAT5 Extenders
switches both audio and video signals. Because it is a matrix switcher, it allows any input to be routed to any output; or the same input to be routed to all outputs, or any combination. This WolfPackLite™ 28x8 HDMI Matrix Switch with separate and bundled 8-HDBaseT CAT5 Extenders
is designed to allow the switching and distribution 32 HDMI inputs to 32 HDMI outputs.
The WolfPackLite™ 4K/30 28x8 HDMI Matrix Switch w/8-4K/30 HDBaseT CAT5 Extenders is a top of the line digital matrix switcher made for the demands of todays HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) routing. Created to route your systems HDMI signals to go to 8 outputs from 28 inputs the 28x8 HDMI Matrix Switch w/20-HDBaseT CAT5 Extenders delivers high performance.
The Card Cage chassis has 8 - HDMI input slots and 8 - HDMI 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 28x8HDMI Switcher. Shown below is the configuration for this 4x20 HDMI Matrix Switch w/32-separate (TX & RX) HDBaseT CAT5 Extenders.
WolfPackLite™ 28x8 HDMI Matrix Switch w/20-HDBaseT CAT5 Extenders Configuration:
- 1 - 8 -card in and 8 - card out card cage
- 7 - 4 - port HDMI input cards = 28 - 4K/30 HDMI inputs
- 2 - 4 - port HDMI output cards = 8 - 4K/30 HDMI outputs
- 8 Sets - 4K Standalone 8-HDBaseT Transmitters (TX) and 8-Receivers (RX) to 220 feet at 1080p and 115 feet at 4K/30 w/POE
HDTV Supplys WolfPack 4K/30 HDMI HDBaseT Extenders that come with this matrix is based upon the HDBaseT protocol and can transmit an uncompressed HDMI video and audio signal via a single CAT5e/6/7 cable to a maximum distance of 70 meters or 220 feet away from the source depending upon the resolution. The video and audio is not compressed, there is no latency and the audio and video will always be in synch. The HDMI HDBaseT Extenders have the Power Over Ethernet (POE) design requiring only 1-AC adapter on either the Transmitter or Receiver.
WolfPackLite™ 4K/30 28x8 HDMI Matrix Switch w/8-HDBaseT CAT5 Extenders Features:
- 4K/30 Switching of up to 28 HDMI sources to 8 displays
- 16-Presets to save for often used configurations
- HDCP and HDMI backwards compatible
- LCD front panel for status
- Supports 3D pass-through
- Supports High Speed HDMI 1.3 Specifications
- Supports full 4K/30
- Supports DDC transmission
- Supports Dolby Digital-True HD and DTS-HD
- Control via its remote control, RS-232 and front-panel buttons
- Full RS-232 control for incorporating third party control systems
The WolfPackLite™ 28x8 HDMI Matrix Switch w/8-HDBaseT CAT5 Extenders provides full HDCP internal management for todays integration in commercial A/V market, ensuring HDCP key authentication and administering the handshake internally. Our WolfPackLite 28x8 HDMI Matrix Switch w/8-HDBaseT CAT5 Extenders comes with a full HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection) internal management system that will eradicate any interception of your digital data.
Streaming between the source and display units is easily controlled through our HDMI 28x8 Matrix interface. HDCP key authentication will no longer be an issue when using our switcher. Control for our unit is varied and easily accessible. Enabled RS-232 commands is provided for advanced user control management.
Why not buy this WolfPackLite 4K/30 28x8 HDMI Matrix Switch w/8-HDBaseT CAT5 Extenders today?
HDTV Supply has successfully installed our WolfPack, WolfPackLite and our other HDMI Matrix Switchers in Sports Bars, Restaurants, Bowling Alleys, Fitness Centers, Malls, Places of Worship, Data Centers, Gaming Rooms, Nail Salons, County Clubs, Casinos, Factories, Conference Rooms, Schools, Home Theaters or many other installations requiring HDMI matrix switching. The reason, we are told by the users, is the number of features we offer compared to other companies they looked at.
These modular HDMI matrix switcher can usually be integrated with many third party control systems using the RS232 port on the back of the matrix.
For experienced hardware & software professionals who want to write their own drivers for 3rd party control systems from:
- Elan g!™
- Media switcher™
- SAVI Control™
- URC Control™
...we have created a simple and very easy to use RS232 script to write your own drivers.EXAMPLE:
If you want to switch input 8 to output 1, 8, 16, the RS232 command would be 8V1.8V8.8V16
. See the RS232 section in this WolfPackLite Modular Matrix Switch User Manual
if you want to write your own drivers.
How to use the info:END USER:
If you are an end user and want to have a whole-house control system from any of the above 3rd party control houses but your budget can't support the price you were quoted, do the following:
- Call us for a quote
- Once you get our quote call a 3rd party control reseller or installer in your area and tell them "Here is the hardware I want to use, please give me a quote on writing the software and installing all of the hardware at my location." You usually can save $1,000s on larger systems.
We are not certified by any of the above 3rd party control systems companies nor have the necessary hardware to verify, troubleshoot and support the 3rd party writing of the code. We do warranty, though, that the RS232 script in the above RS232 Users Manual has and will work to control the matrix directly.
HDTV Supply is a leader in supplying 3D equipment for the 3DTV market. Our test lab includes the latest equipment for designing, testing and supporting 3D video equipment. The chips sets we use support many of our 4K, HDMI 1.3 and HDMI 1.4 compliant devices. The 3D viewing results were awesome in our lab and did not have any picture or audio degradation. The normal and standard (2D) results equally exhibited a superb picture quality.
We not only test this device with lab equipment we also test many of our 3D devices with 3D products you are likely to use. The products used for the test are:
- Sony PS3 with the 3D 3.41 firmware
- Samsung model PN50C7000YF 3DTV
- Samsung model BD-C6900 3D Blu-ray player FORCED to 1080p
- Samsung model SSG-P2100T 3D glasses
- DirecTV models HR21-100 and the HR24 high definition receiver.
- HDTV Supply's true HDMI 2.0 4K & 3D cables
- It works with all HDMI devices including the new 3D units.
Q/AQ: If I need to add a new 4-port HDMI card in the future, where can I find them to order?
See WolfPackLite 4-Port HDMI Input & Output Cards for WolfPackLite Matrices
.Q: Does the matrix support Remote IR (IR Pass-through) from far away rooms?
No, but it is operated with an included remote control.Q: Do you have an upgraded remote control.
Yes, see the above options for a learnable remote. The remote is not programmed for the matrix but it is easy to teach the furnished remote to it.Q: Are the HDMI cards on the WolfPackLite chassis all the same and can be interchanged within an 8x8, 16x16 and 32x32 chassis?
Yes.Q: We have a 24/7 operation and want to do our own field repair and maintenance, do you have a field repair kit?
Yes, it contains the control board, LAN card, power supply, LCD screen, LCD board and all the component to repair the matrix in the field. It doesn't include the metal chassis, nor HDMI cards as you can buy the cards at our site. Call us at 800-841-9238 for details.Q: Do you have HDBaseT cards and receivers for the matrix?
No, we only have 4K/30 HDMI input and 4K/30 HDMI output cards. See the above optional standalone POE 4K/30 HDBaseT extenders which have a Transmitter and a Receiver and one AC adapter. If you need that kind of a matrix see our WolfPack Modular HDMI Matrix Routers w/iPad & Android App
.Q: Do you have a WEB GUI or iOS App for the matrix?
No, you use the Front Buttons, Remote control & RS232 to the Control Ins & Outs. If you need that kind of a matrix see our WolfPack Modular HDMI Matrix Routers w/iPad & Android App
.Q: I see a LAN port on the matrix, can that be used?
No. The LAN port is in a beta stage and does not work. Do not buy the matrix if you want to operate it on your LAN. Use the Front Buttons, Remote control & RS232 to the Control Ins & Outs. If you need that kind of a matrix see our WolfPack Modular HDMI Matrix Routers with LAN control
.Q: What is the IR frequency?