|Gefen brings its new ToolBox line of products to InfoComm 2010, Las Vegas, Booth N1751. Offering a new form factor with enhanced features for HDMI v1.3, five new products come with built-in wall mountable capability in either a flat black or glossy white finish.
The Gefen ToolBox line is designed to supply an alternative to rack mounted systems, with a smaller enclosure, built-in EDID detection and support for both two-channel and multi-channel audio. All support high definition resolutions to 1080p full HD and will pass through a 3D signal. Expanded HDMI v1.3 features include deep color, lip sync, Dolby TrueHD and DTS Master Audio.
One switcher, two matrix switchers and two splitters are currently available under the ToolBox line. All five are compact solutions with all inputs/outputs for HDMI v1.3 on the front panel, easily accessible when mounted. Six-foot HDMI connection cables are included with locking capability to prevent disconnects when in the field.
The Mini 4x1 Switcher for HDMI v1.3 connects four sources to one display. Users switch between all four sources using an IR remote, RS-232 or local front panel selector.
The Mini 4x2 Matrix for HDMI v1.3 connects four sources to two displays. Each output can be accessed independently.
The Mini 4x4 Matrix for HDMI v1.3 delivers any four sources to four displays with each source routed to one or more displays as needed. IR remote, RS-232 connection and the front panel selector control matrix switching.
The Mini 1:8 Splitter for HDMI v1.3 distributes one source to eight displays. The Mini 1:4 Splitter for HDMI v1.3 distributes one source to four displays.