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KanexPro MXHD88A Professional HDMI 8x8 Matrix Switcher with RS-232

The KanexPro HDMI 8x8 Matrix is an ultra-high performance, digital matrix switcher engineered to route HDMI signals from 8 inputs to 8 outputs.
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The KanexPro HDMI 8x8 Matrix is an ultra-high performance, digital matrix switcher engineered to route HDMI signals from 8 inputs to 8 outputs. The unit provides full HDCP internal management for today's integration in commercial A/V market, ensuring HDCP key authentication, and administering the handshake internally.

It maintains resolutions up to 1920 x 1200, 1080p or 2K, supporting full cross point switching as well as audio-breakaway. Also supports built-in EDID management for recognizing multiple display formats and sources.

Fully controllable through RS-232 commands, IR remote and front-panel buttons, this switcher includes 9-global presets for I/O configurations which allows saving and recalling via the front-panel, IR or through serial control at any time.

The KanexPro HDMI 8x8 matrix switcher is ideal for countless commercial applications such as military, medical and government environments where swift, reliable switching and distribution of high-resolution DVI/HDMI signals is critical to meet pixel-by-pixel needs.


  • Fast-switch up to eight HDMI/DVI sources to eight displays
  • Supports bandwidth up to 10.2 Gbps
  • Built-in EDID & HDCP internal management
  • HDCP 1.3 complaint
  • Supports 3D pass-through
  • Supports High Speed HDMI Specifications (Deep Color, Lip Sync, and HD lossless audio formats)
  • Supports full HD 1080p (1920x1080@60Hz)
  • Computer resolutions up to WUXGA (1920x1200@60Hz)
  • Supports DDC transmission
  • Automatic gain compensation and equalization up to 100ft (30m)
  • Audio breakaway switching for corresponding video
  • Supports Dolby digital-true HD, DTS-HD
  • CEC protocol pass-through.
  • Front-panel LEDs for input/output signal presence
  • Control through, IR, RS-232 and front-panel buttons
  • Full RS-232 control-perfect for incorporating third party control systems
  • 2U rack mountable aluminum enclosure
  • Internal Universal power for worldwide compatibility (100Volt-240Volt AC, 50/60Hz)
  • Backed by KanexPro's 3-year full parts & labor warranty


Video Input Video Output
Input 8 HDMI Output 8 HDMI
Input Connector HDMI 1.3 Output Connector HDMI 1.3
Input Level T.M.D.S. 2.9V/3.3V Output Level T.M.D.S. 2.9V/3.3V
Input Impedence 75Ω Output Impedence 75Ω
Video General
Gain 0 dB Bandwidth 340 MHz (10.2 Gbit/s)
Video Signal HDMI (or DVI-D) Maximum Pixel Clock 165MHz
Resolution Range Up to 1920 x 1200 or 1080P@60Hz Switching Speed 200ns (Max.)
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC) Supports CEC wired infrared data pass-through using the HDMI 1.3 standard
EDID and DDC Management Supports Extended Display Identification Data (EDID) and Display Data Channel (DDC) data using DVI and HDMI standards, EDID and DDC signals are actively bufferred.The built-in EDID/DDC database can analyze these two signals, mix them, and realize the handshake internally.
HDCP Management Compliant with High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) using DVI and HDMI 1.3 standards. The built-in HDCP management technology can analyze HDCP key authenticaltion, and realize handshake internally.
Audio General
Digital Audio Supports HDMI audio transmitted through the RGB and Y, Cr, Cb lines, actively buffered
Control Parts
Serial Control Port RS-232, 9-pin female D connector Pin Configurations 2 = TX, 3 = RX, 5 = GND
IR Remote Default IR remote Front Panel Control Buttons
Options TCP/IP control by KanexPro TCPRS2 Ethernet Controller
Power Supply 100VAC ~ 240VAC, 50/60Hz Power Consumption 25W
Temperature -20 ~ +70? Humidity 10% ~ 90%
Case Dimension W19 x H3.4 x D12.6 in.
(2U high, full rack wide)
Product Weight 5.5 lb.
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Our main goal is to ensure your complete satisfaction with our service and products. If, for any reason, you are not 100% satisfied with your purchase, you can return it within 60 days of the purchase date for a full refund. Our 60-day money back guarantee applies to all of the products we sell, except for: TVs and monitors 20" and larger, Special Order merchandise, or any item indicated as non-returnable. Shipping is not refundable. Prior to returning your purchase, a Return Merchandise Authorization (RMA) number will be provided to you.

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If the item was sent back to us for an exchange, please allow 3 - 5 business days for the replacement to be processed.

No Returns/Exchanges on the following:

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