The HSM-04-04 Matrix Switcher is a high-performance device which is
HDMI 1.3 & HDCP Compliant and supports Deep Color, multiple
channel digital audios (up to 7.1 channels), and you can use together
with DVI (PC) or HDMI (HDTV) sources and displays. It supports
lossless digital audio like both 5.1 Dolby TrueHD, 7.1 Dolby TrueHD,
Dolby Digital Plus and DTS-HD Master Audio. It extends HDMI cables up
to a distance of 15 meters (50 feet) on its input, and drive cables to
a distance of 15 meters on the outputs. It has a video data rate of
2.25 Gbps. It allows PC Resolutions of VGA to UXGA. It features 1RU
high, portable and rugged rack-mountable metal enclosure.
The Switcher uses Silicon Image 1.3 chipsets that can convert color
depth independently for each output. Thereby enabling display of the
highest numbers of colors possible on each output.
Simply put, if you connect some outputs to displays that only
support HDMI 1.2 and others to HDMI 1.3, the product will report as
supporting HDMI 1.3 to each input source so as to receive the deepest
color depth possible.
It features fast switching, EDID management, low profile (only 1
RU), Preset Save and Recalls functions, IR remote, and easy-to-use
front panel controls, make the Genesis Digital matrices perfect for
use in conference rooms, home theater, and multimedia presentation
The Matrix Switchers includes an optional IP (LAN) port that
enables you control from any browser through HTTP web server
(including web-enabled smartphones) while at the same time supporting
TELNET for control via other web appliances. The web interface allows
you to assign custom names for each preset, input, and output pattern,
making control via IP a snap.