HDBitT HDMI over Network LAN IP Switches Extender with IR | Receiver
You can connect any HDMI devices / players such as HD camera, DSTV Explora, DSTV Ultra, Gaming Consoles, Blu-ray etc to a HDMI display by using Cat 5e/6 cable for long distances instead of expensive HDMI cable, you can also use your existing Infrared remote control to control the devices from a remote location.
The Transmitter unit used with this Receiver unit can be purchased separately as below
You can use unlimited receivers with the transmitter unit to connect a source / player to unlimited displays through network switches or routers. IR Eyes to control equipment from remote location using current equipment IR remote control is included. A Gigabit (1Gbps) Network switch needs to be used with this product since 10/100 Network Switches may have insufficient bandwidth depending on resolution used on this product higher resolutions may not work on 10/100Mbps switches.
These HDMI over Network / IP Extenders has been tested with the Network over Powerline adapters as at Tenda 200Mbit/s Network over Powerline and Tenda 1Gbit/s Network over Powerline adapters. Using the HDMI over Network products in this type of setup together with the Network over Powerline adapters will effectively create an HDMI over Powerline solution. One Player / PC / Source can transmit via the Network over Powerline adapters to multiple displays / HDTV’s instead of using traditional network switches and installing CAT6 Networking cable to enable these extenders to function across existing 220v electrical power cables. This type of solution has been tested up to 70 meter over existing home / business power cables. Longer distances is possible but will be dependant on your home power cables quality and wiring at the DB Board. If a UPS is used in between transmitter and receiver this solution will not work as the signal can only pass through electrical DB Board and breakers and not via a UPS.
- 120m/394ft HDMI Extender over IP with IR pass-through
- HDMI signal extender over single CAT5/5e/6 cable
- Extend and split by LAN (delivery by Router/switch)
- Compatible with existing network, will not affect Internet Bandwidth or usage
- Plug and play without any manual setting.
IP and MAC address setting
These units are plug-and-play and does not need any IP Address Configurations.
Application of this product
– LCD and plasma flat panel multimedia advertising project
– Security monitoring systems
Please ensure cables are terminated according to 568A or 568B standard as in diagram below for networking cables depending on CAT5e / CAT6 STP cable type and properly grounded via the ripcord wire inside STP cables. Grounding the cable will also ensure better protection against voltage spikes. STP cables shields better against nearby EMI.
Most HDMI Sources / Players / Gaming Consoles use an encryption algorithm called HDCP which can cause signal issues. To troubleshoot audio / video issues (HDMI Handshake problems) regarding HDMI distribution see the problems and solutions guide at Best Practices Installation Guidelines & Troubleshooting
Use high quality Surge Protection plugs on your equipment to ensure unstable power from electrical wall socket / electrical surges will have less chance of damaging your equipment. a UPS (Uninterruptible power supply) is highly recommended in all areas of your home or business where LCD’s, players and HDMI Equipment is installed.
No HDMI / CAT-5e / CAT-6 / CAT-7 cables are included with this product and must be purchased separately.