KanexPro 1×8 HDMI Distribution Amplifier and Cat 5e/6 Extender Kit (18 Gb/s)

HDMI 1×8 Distribution Amplifier over CAT5e 6 Outputs and Power over Cable


KanexPro 1×8 HDMI Distribution Amplifier and Cat 5e/6 Extender Kit (18 Gb/s)

GTIN: 813982022690 SKU SP-HDPOC1X8 Categories ,

Product Description

Split a single HDMI signal for identical output on up to 8 displays for digital signage, retail, or event space environments with the 1 x 8 4K HDMI Distribution Amplifier from KanexPro. The amplifier/splitter provides one HDMI 2.0 input and eight RJ45 outputs that connect to the eight included receivers to extend the HDMI signal over Cat 6/5e cable. The receivers allow you to extend 4K60 video up to 115′ away, up to 4K30 video up to 164′ away, and up to 1080p video up to 196′ away. It also provides digital coax and 3.5mm audio outputs to de-embed audio from your HDMI input to send to speakers or a mixing board.

The receivers are powered over the Cat 6/5e cable, so there is no need for additional power adapters. Each receiver features an HDMI 2.0 output and they also support IR control pass-through using the included IR blaster and IR receiver cables. Other features include HDCP 2.2, EDID management, support for color depth up to 12-bit, HDR 10/10+/HLG/Dolby Vision, and audio formats including LPCM, Dolby True HD, DTS, and DSD.

Distribute 4K HDMI video and audio signals to up to 8 HDMI displays over Cat 6/5e cable
Supports 4K60 transmission distance up to 115′, 4K30 up to 164′, and 1080p up to 192′
Control via IR using the included IR blaster/receiver cables
Audio support includes LPCM, Dolby Digital/Plus/EX, Dolby True HD, DTS, DTS-EX, DTS-96/24, DTS High Res, DTS-HD Master Audio, and DSD
HDR Support for HDR 10, HDR 10+, HLG, and Dolby Vision
Includes 8/10/12-bit color depth support with RGB, YCbCr 4:4:4 / 4:2:2, and YUV 4:2:0 color spaces
HDCP 2.2 and EDID support for multiple displays
Simple set up with zero configuration
Low power consumption with no power supplied needed for the receivers that support “Power over Cable”
Digital and analog audio de-embedded outputs
Commercial Environments
House of worship centers, retail stores, and residential /smart home theater applications where one HDMI device can be distributed to eight displays over a single network cable up to 164′ without losing signal integrity
Home Theater Installations
Share a video source with displays in various home theater locations within single or multiple room installations
Entertainment Spaces
Share a single cable box or source amongst multiple displays in an outdoor patio, dining area, or entertainment hall
Reduce Complexity
An all-in-one splitter extender system reduces the complexity and the number of cables and components needed for a system with multiple displays

KanexPro HDPOC1X8 Specs
Input Connectors 1 x HDMI (HDMI 2.0) Female
Embedded Audio Input HDMI
Output Connectors 8 x RJ45 Female
1 x HDMI (HDMI 2.0) Female
1 x RCA (S/PDIF) Female
Other I/O 1 x 1/8″ / 3.5 mm Output
1 x 1/8″ / 3.5 mm IR Output
HDR Compatibility HDR10, HDR10+, Dolby Vision, Hybrid Log Gamma
HDCP Support Version 2.2
EDID Support Yes
Audio Decoding DSD, DTS-HD High-Resolution, DTS-HD Master Audio, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital EX, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, LPCM, PCM
Max Transmission Distance UHD 4K at 60 Hz:
114.8′ / 35 m (via Cat 6/6a/7)
UHD 4K at 30 Hz:
164′ / 50 m (via Cat 5e/6)
1080p at 60 Hz:
196.9′ / 60 m (via Cat 5e/6)
Video Format HDMI (8/10/12-Bit 4:4:4/4:2:2/4:2:0 RGB, YUV, YCC)
UHD 4K: 30/60 fps
1080p: 30/60 fps
Audio Format Analog:
Maximum Data Rate 18.2 Gb/s
Power Connector 1 x Barrel (12 VDC at 2.5 A) Input
Power Consumption Device: (24.44 W)
ESD Protection None
Operating Temperature 32 to 140°F / 0 to 60°C
Certifications CE, FCC, UL, as per Manufacturer
Dimensions 11.8 x 3.9 x 1.1″ / 300.0 x 100.0 x 28.0 mm
Weight 1.8 lb / 816 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight 6.885 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 16.1 x 12.1 x 3.7″