EIKI Enters Switcher Market

eiki-Pro-Switch-400s-1212Projector company EIKI has entered the switcher market with its new ProSwitch 400S, aimed at the house of worship, broadcast, education and ProAV markets. The ProSwitch 400S has eight inputs (SDI, two video, s-video, HDMI, VGA, DVI and RGBS) and two outputs (one VGA and one DVI). It’s LAN- or RS232-controllable and includes seamless switching with last-frame-hold or fade through black transitions (for scaling and switching live video and IMAG). It  also supports PIP/POP/PAP with a video and computer image sources.

EIKI says the 1U rack-mountable ProSwitch 400S can scale sources up to 1080p and WUXGA (1920×1200) resolutions, uses the Reon HQV video processing chip and is based on Calibre’s HQView platform. Calibre and EIKI are partners, with EIKI acting as the North American distributor for Calibre products.

Here are all the specs: http://www.eiki.com/usa/products/EIKI-accessories/proswitch400s