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Kramer 8 Way HD SDI Switcher

The VS-81HD 8x1:2 HD-SDI Switcher from Kramer is designed to manage SDI (SMPTE 259M and SMPTE 344M) and HD-SDI (SMPTE 292M) video signals. It can switch any one of (8) inputs to (2) identical outputs.

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  • This device offers 8x2 switching for SDI (SMPTE 259M and SMPTE 344M) and HD-SDI (SMPTE 292M) video signals
  • It supports a maximum data rate of 1.485Gbps
  • Kramer's proprietary re-Klocking & Equalization Technology rebuilds the digital signal to allow for longer transmission distances
  • This unit is HDTV-compatible
  • Control options include: front panel, RS-232, RS-485, contact closure, IR remote (included), and remote IR receiver (optional)
  • Kramer's Active Input Indication Reporting offers multi-colored LED indicators to show different states of signal status on an individual channel
  • Bi-level and tri-level analog sync types are available
  • Selectable sync-signal termination is supported
  • It features a front-panel control lockout feature
  • Vertical interval switching is supported for SMPTE RP-168
  • Output disconnect is a standard feature
  • A worldwide power supply of 100 to 240VAC ensures compatibility wherever the unit is used
  • It can be mounted in 1U of a standard equipment rack using the included rack ears
  • 8x2 HD-SDI Switching
  • Proprietary Reclocking & Equalization
  • HDTV-Compatible
  • Multiple Control Options
  • Active Input Indication Reporting
  • Selectable Sync-Signal Termination
  • Front-Panel Control Lockout
  • Vertical Interval Switching
  • Output Disconnect
  • Rackmountable
  • Kramer: 8 Way Switcher (VS81-HD)
  • Kramer: Remote Control
  • Matrox Convert DVI Plus
  • Mains for Matrox DVI
  • DVI/USB/Audio Lead (WHITE)


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