Octava Inc. adds User Configurable HDMI Cardframe Matrix with HDBaseT-lite to its Pro Installer series.

Four Input HDMI Matrix can be configured with One through Eight Output cards.

Extend your HDMI Sources around your home or business over a single CAT5 or CAT6 cable to up-to eight Zones with IR Return from each Zone to control the Matrix, your Sources plus an AV Amp. User configurable Cardframe Matrix can be populated with One through Eight Output cards – start out with Four and expand your system to Five, Six, Seven or Eight Zones when budget allows. Power over Cable to the Zone Receivers makes for a very simple installation allied to Routed and Broadcast IR

Key Features:

4 HDMI Inputs - supports 1080p video, 4K video, Deep Color, lossless HD audio and backwards compatible with first generation HDMI equipment.

8 Output Cards - user configurable, install the required number of cards to match your budget and system requirements.

HDBaseT-lite Output Cards - extend your HDMI, IR and RS232 signals over a single CAT cable up to 60m.

3D compatible - compatible with all current Blu-ray 3D and Broadcast 3D video formats.

Non-blocking - share any Input with any Output.

Routed IR - control the Matrix plus selected Source from any Zone.

Broadcast IR - control an AV Amp from any Zone.

Installer friendly:

Front panel control - control the Matrix from its front panel with LCD Display confirming your programming or Source selection choices.

Single CAT cable - utilise a single CAT5e, CAT6 or CAT7 cable to each Zone..

PoC - no requirement for a local power supply for your Zone Receivers.

EDID Management – 5 pre-loaded EDID modes plus the option to load custom EDID from a PC.

Discrete IR codes - simplifies integration with your Programmable remote or Control system.

Zone Remote - optional 4-Button remote allows for simple Source selection from any Zone.

LED On/Off - dim the LED's when viewing in the dark.

RS232 Port - control the system from any Control System (AMX, Control4, Crestron etc.) or a PC running the Free Octava control App.

USB Port - enables simple and efficient PC based custom EDID updates.

Ethernet Port - control the Matrix over your LAN..

iOS compatible - utilising third party Apps such as iRule.

Rack mount - integrated Rack mount.

Availability – Pre-order from 01 May 2013.

About OctavaInc

Design and Manufacturer of HDMI Switch, Distribution and Extender gear for the Home Theatre, Multi-room and AV market.