Lightware MX2-8X8-HDMI20


The MX2-8×8-HDMI20 is an HDMI 2.0 compatible, standalone matrix switcher that supports uncompromised 4K UHD resolution at 60Hz 4:4:4.

Thanks to its compact size and silent design, it is particularly suitable for offices and meeting rooms, for 4K live events, and for futureproof operation centers. It is also a perfect choice for home theater enthusiasts who demand the highest quality along with HDMI 2.0 and 4K@60Hz video signals. This standalone product has eight HDMI 2.0 inputs and eight HDMI 2.0 outputs transmitting up to 4K at 60Hz in 4:4:4 format, while supporting 3D, Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio. Each input port has an audio connector for embedding analog audio into the HDMI stream. The audio connectors next to the output ports can provide deembedded audio for amplifiers and audio systems; the output volume is adjustable.

The Matrix Switcher is also compatible with our Panasonic 4K LED Screens availble in sizes upto 86 inches. Lightware have made improvements including input cable compensation, allowing longer cable runs, while the power source inside the matrix is also more powerful. There is more robust reclocking applied to improve weaker 4K input signals.

The MX2-8×8-HDMI20-Audio-L matrix switcher supports both HDR and Dolby Vision in the HDMI signal at 10 or 12 bit speeds respectively, within its frame bandwidth of 18 Gbps. It is available for rental form CPL on it’s own or part of a larger video system we can configure for you project. Contact us for more information.

Tech Spec

Inputs: 8 HDMI 2.0
Outputs: 8 HDMI 2.0
Features: HDMI 2.0, HDMI 1.4 and DVI 1.0 compliant, Supports HDMI 4K signal formats (4K UHD @60Hz RGB 4:4:4, up to 18 Gbps)
Transport Weight: 7.3kg