KanexPro Debuts HDMI 2.0 to HDBaseT Switcher for Home Theaters

KanexPro has announced an HDMI 2.0 to HDBaseT 8×8 matrix switcher, the MX-HDBT8X818G, aimed at the home theater market.

KanexPro’s 8×8 HDMI 2.0 to HDBaseT matrix switcher shifts inputs to outputs over CAT5e/6 utilizing an HDBaseT including HDR10 and Dolby Vision. The HDMI 2.0 switcher is HDCP 2.2 compliant and supports video resolutions up to 4K2K@60Hz, 4:4:4 (10-bit color) and multi-chanel digital audio.

The HDMI 2.0 to HDBaseT Matrix Switcher supports independent, built-in 18×12 digital audio matrix with volume and delay tuning. With high resolution digital audio formats, including LPCM 7.1CH, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Atmos and DTS-HD Master Audio, the HDMI Switcher transmits uncompressed 4K signals over CATx. The HDBaseT outputs allow transmission via a single CAT5e/6/7 cable up to 230-feet with PoC and the independent HDMI outputs support cable lengths up to 33-feet.

Here are all the specs.