tvONE is launching a new Magenta HDMI 2.0 family of products including an ultra-thin auto switcher, a new line of active optical cables, a matrix switcher series, and a new splitter and distribution amplifier series.
The tvONE 1T-SX-654 HDMI 2.0 auto-switcher with four HDMI video inputs and one HDMI output supports video resolution up to 4Kx2K@60Hz 4:4:4 HDR and provides 18 Gbps of high bandwidth. This thin 4×1 switcher with audio functionality includes multi-channel support, de-embedded digital stereo audio to provide an analogue output, or an audio return channel (ARC) for transmitting audio back to the HDMI input from the connected display. The 1T-SX-654 is now shipping.
tvONE has also introduced its new line of Magenta Research active optical cables, featuring DisplayPort 1.4 active optical cables (MG-AOC-88x) and HDMI 2.0 active optical cables (MG-AOC-66x). The cables provide a robust solution for extending high resolution over long distances. These plug and play active optical cables are provided in a drum for easy installing and provide video and audio extension with no compression or latency up to 100m, without the need for external power and are available in UL certified Plenum.
A new Magenta Research series of HDMI 2.0 ultra-thin distribution amplifiers have also been unveiled. The MG-DA-61x series provides a high-performance solution for distributing HDMI signals with video output up to 4K2K@60Hz (YUV444) resolutions and HDR support, which gives the most life-like video experience. Support is also offered for up to 32 audio channels with sampling rates up to 192kHz and passthrough of 7.1 channels of digital audio including high resolution digital audio formats such as LPCM 7.1CH, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus, DTS-HD Master Audio and Dolby Atmos. Available in 1×2, 1×4 and 1×8 configurations.
Lastly, tvONE has announced that the MX-65xx matrix switcher series is now shipping. This series allows you to send HDMI 2.0 (with HDCP) to multiple devices, both independently and simultaneously. The matrix switcher series complies with HDCP 2.2, and supports 3D, and 4K2K@60 4:4:4 8 bit and 10-bit processing, for superior deep colour rendering. Audio support includes 7.1 audio, including DTS-HD and Dolby TrueHD. Available in 4×4 and 8×8 configurations.