Gefen 8x1 HDMI 1.3 Switcher



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The Gefen EXT-HDMI1.3-841 is a 8x1 Switcher for HDMI 1.3 which routes eight different HD sources at resolutions of up to 1080p full HD to a single HDTV display. This HDMI Switch supports HDMI 1.3 which adds features such as enhanced color and audio capabilities that enrich the Hi-Def experience.  The availability of up to eight HDMI inputs makes this unit ideal for simultaneous connection of multiple HDMI devices such as set-top boxes, satellite systems, Blu-Ray players, and gaming consoles such as the XBox 360 and PlayStation 3.

How the Gefen HDMI 1.3 Switcher Works:
Connect all your sources to the Switcher's inputs. Then connect the display on the output port. Once the sources, the Switcher and the display(s) are powered and connected, you simply select which source you want to view using the IR remote.

Note: This product is an HDCP pass-through device.

Gefen 8x1 HDMI 1.3 Switcher Back View
Gefen 8x1 HDMI 1.3 Switcher Back View

HDMI 1.3 Features Supported:

  • Dolby TrueHD & DTS Master Audio
  • Deep Color Supported (XV Color)
  • 225 MHz (up to 12 bit YUV 444 supported @ 1080p)
  • CEC Protocol Pass Through
  • Lip-Sync Pass Through

Gefen EXT-HDMI1.3-841 Features:

  • Switch easily between any eight HDMI sources
  • Extends the range of HDMI compliant devices by equalizing and reclocking the HDMI signal
  • Serial RS-232 port for remote switching
  • Discrete IR remote included
  • HDMI and HDCP pass-through

Package Includes:

  • (1) Gefen 8x1 Switcher for HDMI 1.3
  • (8) 6 Foot HDMI cables (M-M)
  • (1) 5V DC Power Supply
  • (1) RMT-8IR Remote control
  • (1) User's Manual

Gefen EXT-HDMI1.3-841 Specifications:

Height 1 in. (2.54 cm.)
Width 13.25 in. (33.66 cm.)
Depth 2.75 in. (6.99 cm.)
Shipping Weight 6 lbs. (2.72 kg.)
Power Supply 5V DC
Power Consumption 10 Watts (max)
Input Signal  
Input Video Signal 1.2 Volts p-p
Input DDC Signal 5 Volts p-p (TTL)
HDMI Connector Type A 19 Pin Female
Single Link Range 1080p/60 12-bit color depth, 1920x1200
Video Amplifier Bandwidth 225 MHz
Remote Control Port RS232 female, mini-stereo 3.5mm jack