RTI has partnered with Pulse Eight to develop 4K resolution HDBaseT matrix switches, extender sets and accessories, which are all now shipping. Utilizing the latest Class C+DSC HDBaseT technology, the new video distribution solutions from RTI include the flagship VHU-8x 8×10 Matrix Switch and VHT-Ux Extender Set, which handle 4K +HDR with 4:4:4 chroma sampling (@30Hz) over a single CATx cable. These benefits are all possible over distances up to 328 feet (100 meters) with no latency. RTI also offers the VHD-4x and VHD-8x 4×4 and 8×10 HDBaseT Matrix Switches and the VHP-1x HDBaseT Class B Extender Set for the delivery of Ultra HD 4K video up to 131 feet.
RTI’s new matrix switches includes features that they claim will speed up installations, the VHU-8x, VHD-4x, and VHD-8x utilize auto-discovery of connected devices and display the I/O setup on a web-based interface — they also have built-in diagnostics capabilities, including cable quality testing and remote monitoring.
Additional solutions in RTI’s video distribution lineup include the VDX-14x 1×4 HDBaseT Splitter. Designed for sports bars, lobbies and retail spaces, the unit allows a single video source to be distributed simultaneously to four displays.
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