BG-UHD-88M18G
8×8 4K 60Hz 18Gbps HDMI and Audio Matrix Switcher with Downscaling/AOC Support

8×8 4K 60Hz 18Gbps HDMI and Audio Matrix Switcher with Downscaling/AOC Support

SKU: BG-UHD-88M18G
3RD PARTY CONTROL SYSTEM CONNECTIONS

Utilize an array of connections for 3rd Party Control system including RS-232, LAN, IR and USB.
REMOTE ACCESS

Refers to the ability to connect to a device or computer from a location other than where the device is physically located for convenience and simplified maintenance.
4K 60 4:4:4 SUPPORT

Ultra HD refers to a TV resolution of 3,840 x 2,160 pixels. That's four times as many pixels than in a full HD TV, a total of about 8.3 million pixels. Having so many pixels means a higher pixel density, and you should have a clearer, better defined picture.
18GBPS / HDMI 2.0

The maximum bandwidth possible due to the introduction of HDMI 2.0. Prior to HDMI 2.0 was HDMI 1.4 limited to 10.2 Gbps. The new technology permits resolutions of 4K@60Hz (4:4:4) while still capable of transmitting audio and control signals simultaneously.
Full MultiView/PiP Matrix Switcher

Matrix Switch devices offer the ability to view one or more sources on one or more displays simultaneously. Multiviewers make it possible to divide multiple video sources onto a single display in individual frames.
HDCP 2.2

HDCP stands for High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection, a copy prevention technology directed at HDMI connections. Version 2.2 is the latest, designed specifically to prevent illegal copying of 4K Ultra HD content.

The BG-UHD-88M18G is a professional 8X8 HDMI 2.0 Matrix Switcher with Audio Matrix. It includes 8 HDMI inputs, 8 HDMI outputs and the last four outputs with down-scaling function, which is designed for switching four HDMI2.0 and HDCP2.3 compliant signals. It also features 8 SPDIF and 8 analog audio outputs for audio matrix.
The matrix switcher features comprehensive EDID management and advanced HDCP handing to ensure maximum functionality with a wide range of video sources.
The matrix switcher not only supports bi-directional IR, RS232 extension but also has IR, RS232, and TCP/IP control options.

MSRP $2999.00*

*Pricing is for US only. International pricing will vary.
Features
  • 8x8 HDMI 2.0 Matrix Switcher
  • Supports 4K/60 4:4:4, HDR, HDCP2.3 compliant
  • Audio Matrix, audio out can be de-embedded from arbitrary input or output
  • Individual volume adjustment on each L+R output
  • Supports 4K to 1080p down-scaling up to 4 outputs
  • HDMI out provides 2.5W to power Active Optical Cable (AOC)
  • HDMI Output support up to 5V500mA for AOC cable
  • Controllable by front panel, IR, RS232 and TCP/IP
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Specifications


3RD PARTY CONTROL SYSTEM CONNECTIONS

Utilize an array of connections for 3rd Party Control system including RS-232, LAN, IR and USB.
REMOTE ACCESS

Refers to the ability to connect to a device or computer from a location other than where the device is physically located for convenience and simplified maintenance.
4K 60 4:4:4 SUPPORT

Ultra HD refers to a TV resolution of 3,840 x 2,160 pixels. That's four times as many pixels than in a full HD TV, a total of about 8.3 million pixels. Having so many pixels means a higher pixel density, and you should have a clearer, better defined picture.
18GBPS / HDMI 2.0

The maximum bandwidth possible due to the introduction of HDMI 2.0. Prior to HDMI 2.0 was HDMI 1.4 limited to 10.2 Gbps. The new technology permits resolutions of 4K@60Hz (4:4:4) while still capable of transmitting audio and control signals simultaneously.
Full MultiView/PiP Matrix Switcher

Matrix Switch devices offer the ability to view one or more sources on one or more displays simultaneously. Multiviewers make it possible to divide multiple video sources onto a single display in individual frames.
HDCP 2.2

HDCP stands for High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection, a copy prevention technology directed at HDMI connections. Version 2.2 is the latest, designed specifically to prevent illegal copying of 4K Ultra HD content.

Video
Video Input(8) HDMI
Input Connector(8) Type-A female HDMI
HDMI Input ResolutionUp to 4K@60Hz 4:4:4, HDR
Video Output(8) HDMI
Output Connector(8) Type-A female HDMI
HDMI Output ResolutionUp to 4K@60Hz 4:4:4, HDR10 and Dolby Vision
HDMI OutputSupports up to 5V500mA for AoC cable
HDMI VersionUp to 2.0
HDCP VersionUp to 2.3
HDMI Audio SignalLPCM 7.1 audio, Dolby Atmos®, Dolby® TrueHD, Dolby Digital® Plus, DTS:X™, and DTS-HD® Master Audio™ pass-through.
Digital Audio Output
Output(8) Digital SPDIF audio
Output Connector(8) Toslink connector
Digital SPDIF Audio FormatSupports PCM, Dolby Digital, DTS, DTS-HD
Frequency Response20Hz – 20KHz,±1dB
Max Output Level±0.05dBFS
THD+N< 0.05%, 20 Hz – 20 kHz bandwidth, 1 kHz sine at 0dBFS level (or max level)
SNR> 90dB, 20Hz-20KHz bandwidth
Crosstalk Isolation< -70 dB, 10 kHz sine at 0 dBFS level (or max level before clipping)
Noise-90dB
Analog Audio Output
Output(8) Analog L/R Audio
Output Connector(8) L&R (RCA)
Digital SPDIF Audio FormatPCM 2CH
Frequency Response20 Hz to 20 kHz, ±1dB
Max Output Level2.0Vrms ± 0.5dB. 2 V = 16 dB headroom above -10dBV (316 mV) nominal consumer line level signal
THD+N< 0.05%, 20 Hz – 20 kHz bandwidth, 1 kHz sine at 0dBFS level (or max level)
SNR> 80dB, 20Hz-20 kHz bandwidth
Crosstalk Isolation< -80 dB, 10 kHz sine at 0dBFS level (or max level before clipping)
L-R level deviation< 0.05 dB, 1 kHz sine at 0dBFS level (or max level before clipping)
Output load capability1k ohm and higher (supports 10x paralleled 10k ohm loads)
Noise-80dB
Control
Control port(1) FIRWARE, (1) IR EYE, (1) RS232, (1) TCP/IP,
Control Connector(1) USB-A, (1) 3.5mm jack, (1) 3-pin terminal block, (1) RJ45
General
Transmission Distance4K/60Hz/444 5m,4K/60Hz/420 10m,1080P 15m
Bandwidth18Gbps
Operation Temperature-5℃ ~ +55℃
Storage Temperature-25℃ ~ +70℃
Relative Humidity10% ~ 90%
External Power SupplyInput: AC 100V~240V, 50/60Hz; Output : 24V DC 2.71A
Power Consumption24W
Dimension (W*H*D)436.4mm*44mm*236mm
Net Weight3kg


Video Resolution Down-scaling: The product supports video resolution down-scaling, the 4K input can be automatically degraded to 1080p output for compatibility with 1080p display, shown in the below chart.

 InputOutput
#ResolutionRefreshColor SpaceDownscale1080p Specs
13840x2160604:4:4Support1080p@60Hz 4:4:4
23840x2160304:4:4Support1080p@30Hz 4:4:4
33840x2160244:4:4Support1080p@24Hz 4:4:4
43840x2160604:2:0Support1080p@60Hz 4:4:4
53840x2160304:2:0Support1080p@30Hz 4:4:4
63840x2160244:2:0Support1080p@24Hz 4:4:4
73840x2160604:2:2Not SupportN/A
83840x2160304:2:2Not SupportN/A
93840x2160244:2:2Not SupportN/A

 

 

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Package Contents
① 1xBG-UHD-88M18G
② 6xScrews
③ 1xRS232 cable (3-pin to DB9)
④ 1xIR remote
⑤ 1xUser manual
⑥ 2xMounting ears
⑦ 4xPlastic cushions
⑧ 1xIR receiver
⑨ 1xPower adaptor (DC 24V 2.71A)


Device Interface

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Diagram





Warranty: 2 years

Buy this 8×8 4K 60Hz 18Gbps HDMI and Audio Matrix Switcher with Downscaling/AOC Support


MSRP $2999.00*

*Pricing is for US only. International pricing will vary.
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