SmartAVI 8 In 8 Out AV08X08 VGA Video Router
The SmartAVI 8 in 8 out Video Router, AV08X08S, is a high-quality switching matrix for VGA video signals. This 8 in 8 out VGA Video Matrix switch allows you to route video from up to 8 computers to 8 VGA Monitors. All signal formats are catered for including VGA, SVGA, XGA and UXGA. Standard VGA connectors (HD15 sockets) are used on the rear for ease of installation for video connectivity. The SmartAVI AV08X08 unit has a very high bandwidth (400MHz) routing matrix for the Red, Green and Blue video channels. The color signals are balanced internally. This combined signal is then driven out through boosted signals. SmartAVI AV08X08S unit can be controlled via a RS422 port connecting via a RJ45 on the front of the main chassis. Two connectors are provided for expansion, allowing a simple Cat5 patch cable to link to additional units. An adjustable rotary switch allows each unit to be assigned a unique ID read when the unit is first powered up. An optional Windows application (SmartNetControl) is available including a RS232 to RS422 converter. In addition to the centralized control from a computer, each output can be selected individually at the remote receiver location.
There is an additional option for TCP/IP and telnet control that allows you to access and control this unit remotely over IP.