HDTV Supplys WolfPack™ 1080p Seamless HDMI Matrix Switcher is a seamless HDMI video and HDMI audio modular seamless HDMI matrix switcher. The chassis seamless back plane design allows various technologies to be converted and seamlessly switched eliminating external converters and allowing any input to be routed to any output, or the same input to be routed to all outputs, or any combination with multiple technologies...all instantly and seamlessly. It has instant (100ms) Seamless Switching.
Our WolfPack Modular HDMI Matrix Router can be configured with instantaneous video switching which delivers full 1080p video powered by our WolfPack engine implemented at each output port. It switches instantly taking only 100ms or 0.1 seconds. The Seamless Switching engine processes HDMI signals by executing EDID hops and HDCP handshakes simultaneously at both the source input and the display outputs and scaling inputs for the best output resolution while setting the output clock timing and using a frame buffer to retain the input signal information for the fastest output.
The core of the Seamless HDMI Matrix Switcher consists of either a 9x9, 18x18 and 36x36 seamless HDMI Matrix chassis with a highly configurable backplane that supports either 9x9, 18x18 and 36x36 seamless HDMI input cards and either 9x9, 18x18 and 36x36 seamless HDMI output cards. It is also 1080p 60 Hz compliant. You can control the WolfPack™ Seamless HDMI Matrix Switcher via its front panel buttons, a WEB GUI, its iOS & Android Apps and optional Elan and Control4 drivers. The matrix does not have IR nor a remote control to control it. By having 1-port Seamless 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 does not have to be sent to us for a repair.
What sets our WolfPack™ Seamless HDMI Matrix Switchers from others:
1080p for a great picture
Optional Dual 7" Monitors with 2-HDMI output cards
Instant (100ms) Seamless Switching
HDMI cards have Embedded audio inputs & De-embedded Audio Outputs
Uses the best HDBaseT HDMI to CATx extenders with POC (Power Over Cable), not cheap H.264 with fuzzy compressed video
Card cages to 36x36 HDMI ins and outs
Control via an iPad, Android, Web Browser, RS232 & Front Buttons
Optional URC, Elan & 2-Way Control4 Drivers
SwiftSwitch Instant (100ms) Seamless Switching
2-Year WolfPackCare Advance Replace Warranty
Free Lifetime Telephone, CHAT, TEXT and Email Tech Support
We ship anywhere in the world
Near 10,000 5 ***** Reviews
40 - Programmable Preset Scenes To Choose From
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 up/down manual scaling of resolutions. Each HDMI card has a 8-pin DIP switch to select multiple resolution settings to conform to your HDMI source devices and the HDMI destination devices.
The WolfPack™ Modular HDMI Matrix Router allows switching between inputs with a clean video cut (frame-to-frame switching with no glitches). The WolfPack™ Modular HDMI Matrix Routers advanced processor allows it to process live signals simultaneously which means it can seamlessly and instantly switch (~100ms) between HDMI inputs and outputs. Most non-seamless matrix switchers require a delay of several seconds before they can switch between devices but with this WolfPack family that wait time is completely eliminated.
20 - Additional Seamless input slots for future card expansion to 36-inputs
4 - Additional Seamless output slots for future card expansion to 36-ouputs
The WolfPack Seamless HDMI Matrix Switchers manage many type of HDMI signals including HDBaseT via CATx cabling. These Seamless HDMI Matrix Routers support long haul transmission, maintains power reliability in the event of failure and offer the best flexible solutions for an AV system deployment. Our Modular Seamless HDMI Matrix Switcher also can support high-resolution HDMI sources routed to HDMI displays, monitors, projectors, or audio receivers, etc. The EDID can be selected between seven different modes or copied from the attached displays.
These Modular Seamless HDMI Matrix Switcher Feature:
Multiple Seamless chassis sizes: Supports 9 input and 9 outputs cards with multiple card cages to 160x160
Seamless Input Cards Supported:
HDBaseT Transmitters to 220 and 330 feet with CAT5e/6/7 at 1080p
Seamless Output Cards Supported:
HDBaseT Receivers to support 220 feet and 330 feet feet with CAT5e/6/7 at 1080p
Flexible seamless card type design supporting many input cards and many 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
Changeable Backlit buttons provide custom labels
IP controlled via built-in web server and LAN
RS-232 Serial interface for remote control via an automation control system
Supports resolution exchanges with several resolutions can be chosen and used
Supports both HDBaseT signal inputs and outputs and the 1080p distance can up to 220 or 330 feet feet with only one Ethernet cable
Uses a dual control system
Control via Web / RS232 and Front Buttons control (no remote control)
The heart of the Seamless HDMI Matrix Switchers are the WolfPack 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 Seamless 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.
HDTV Supply, Inc. is an HDBaseT.Org Approved Adopter of HDBaseT™ Products.
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Seamless Switching: The seamless switching feature eliminates virtually all of the switching delay, commonly found in most switch and matrix devices.
Seamless HDMI Matrix Switcher Specs:
Modular Configuration: 9, 18, or 36 inputs and outputs
When one is designing an HDMI Matrix Switch the most important initial specification is the number of inputs and outputs you will need in your facility. The next, and often forgotten, is how the user wants to control those inputs and outputs. HDTV Supply has your back when you're buying one of our WolfPack Family of Modular Matrix Switchers as we have dozens of way to control the inputs and outputs and are shown at Controlling WolfPack Modular Matrix Systems, as well as below:
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 switchers can usually be integrated with many third party control systems using the RS232 port on the back of the matrix.
For experienced AV hardware and software professionals who want to write their own drivers for 3rd party control systems from:
...and 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 8x1&8&16. and notice the command has a period (.) at the end of the string. The matrix even replies "OK" when the right command is received and "Failed" when receiving a wrong command. Here is the RS232 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.
CAVEAT: 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.
See below our Modular Matrix Switcher with seamless switching and its 340ms switch speed without any black or blue screen during switching. All of our Modular Matrix Switchers support the fast switching if they have our 1080p and 4K60 cards.
Below is a video of the WolfPack 9x9 card cage model showing the fast switching speed and its features. The larger 36x36 card cage model will operate exactly the same but will allow more input and output cards.
Why not buy this Seamless 4x24 HDMI Matrix Switcher today?
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Q: How do the 2-power supplies work with the matrix?
A: For the 2 power supply system on the card cage matrix, it's a redundant system. We can have two power supply system on at the same time (if one's down, it can hop to another, it guarantees the matrix won't shut down). It also can operate with just one power supply on and the other one is for back-up
Q: What are the dimensions of the chassis?
A: They are:
9x9: 2U - 482*390*88mm(L/W/H) - 18.97*15.35*3.46 inches
Q: How do I set the video resolution with this seamless matrix switcher?
A: There are DIP switch on the cards so set the DIP switch to the corresponding position of the TV like 720 or 1080p, etc.
Q: Do you have any tips in the unlikely event the Seamless HDMI Matrix Switcher fails?
A: Turn it OFF and then disconnect the matrix from the AC power and all cables. Pull out each board from the rear and push back in. Plug all cables back in and turn it on.
Q: How is HDBaseT technology different than others?
A: Unlike other HD distribution technologies, HDBaseT is the only technology which enables CAT5/6/7 connectivity from 70 meters to 100 meters, depending upon the specific product, for uncompressed full HD multimedia content and up to 100 watts of charging power via a single cable. HDBaseT is optimized for video applications and can connect all HDBaseT enabled home entertainment devices. Also, HDBaseT technology has the capacity to deliver double the resolution available today to future 2K and 4K formats. Other existing solutions also require a specific cable and/or a new proprietary connector while HDBaseT utilizes the existing Ethernet infrastructure.
Keep cables away from any equipment with an electromagnetic wave, e.g., mobile phone, microwave, radio equipment, fluorescent lamp, high voltage power lines, etc.
CAT5/6 cables should not exceed 220 feet or (70m).
Please adhere to the TIA/EIA568B standards when terminating network cables in the field.
Shielded CAT5/6 with metal RJ-45 connectors are recommended to safeguard against random video flashes caused by electromagnetic interference (EMI).
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Our WolfPack HDBaseT over CAT6 Extenders let set-top boxes, DVD players & other HDMI devices to be connected to HDMI displays that have an HDMI input that are >300 feet away from the source. These HDBaseT 2.0 & 1.4 products are the newest technology that supports HDMI 2.0, 1.4, 2D & 3D at >300 feet using only one CAT6 cable. By reducing the Ethernet cabling requirements from two to one, it allows you to easily tap into existing in-wall CAT6 wiring.
HDBaseT Video delivers full HD / 3D and 2K / 4K uncompressed video to a network of devices or to a single device (point-to-point ). Since the video is passed through the HDMI chipset, HDBaseT supports all key HDMI 1.4 and HDMI 2.0 features including EPG, CEC, EDID, and HDCP. HDBaseT is the only standard for delivering UltraHD 4K video up to 100m long.
HDBaseT audio passes through directly from the HDMI chipset and supports all standard formats including Dolby Digital, DTS, Dolby TrueHD and DTS HD-Master Audio.
These HDBaseT Products Feature:
Uncompressed video: The picture quality at 300 feet is the same as using a 3 foot HDMI cable.
No more cable clutter: Fewer cables and less mess with its single cable connection
Distance is no longer a concern: Runs over a 100m/328ft Cat5e/6 cable and support for multi-hops (8 x 100m), HDBaseT provides point to point connectivity and full
multimedia distribution with higher reliability, longer distance and lower
Quality cable supports HD, 2D and 3D: HDBaseT utilizes a quality cable proven for transferring HD and new 3D formats
Power over cable: Some of our HDBaseT products sends 100W of power simultaneously eliminating the need for a power outlet to be installed near the display
Support for quality controls: HDBaseT supports various controls while ensuring reliability and low latency
Low cost installations: Requires only one low cost LAN cable with standard RJ-45 connectors already installed in many homes
These HDBaseT products can support full 3D with resolutions up to 4Kx2K (4 times the 1080p), audio, IR remote and Ethernet sent over the same CAT6 cable. Many also feature 3DTV, deep color, lip sync and audio delay w/both the IR back-channel and RS-232 connection can be used to control the display from the remote location. We at HDTV Supply love HDBaseT products as we never get returns nor tech support calls so place your HDBaseT order today.
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This product may be eligible to be purchased through the United States Governments SEWP program, similar to their GSA program.
The NASA SEWP (Solutions for Enterprise-Wide Procurement) provides the latest in Information and Communications Technology (ICT) and Audio-Visual (AV) products and services for all Federal Agencies and their approved contractors.
If you are a government agency and want to see whether HDTV Supply has this product in the SEWP database go to our our SEWP Contract Holder RedHawk IT Solutions, LLC to allow you to maybe order this product from the United States Governments SEWP program. It is very easy to place your order, go to the link above and enter HDTV Supply and there you will see a list of part numbers of what we currently have. If you do not see it than give us a call at 833-WOLFPACK (833-965-3722) and we may be able to enter it.
Our SEWP Contract Holder RedHawk IT Solutions partner has the following credentials:
Their SEWP Federal Contracts are:
SEWP Contract Number: NNG15SD38B
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SEWP Contract Number: NNG15SD88B
Group: Group C
The SEWP Program Office manages a suite of government-wide IT products and services contracts that enable NASA and all Federal Agencies to achieve their missions and strategic initiatives by providing streamlined access to critical technologies and solutions. The Program provides best value for the Federal Government and American taxpayer through innovative procurement processes, premier customer service and outreach, acquisition insight, and partnership with Government entities and Industry.
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