Key Digital® Presents KD-HD8x8XC, the Most Scalable HDMI Matrix Switcher on the Market

Sep 17, 2013, 10:00 ET from Key Digital

MOUNT VERNON, N.Y., Sept. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Key Digital® presents Digital IQ series HDMI matrix switcher KD-HD8x8XC, the most scalable HDMI matrix switcher on the market with a 3 year limited warranty that boasts support of 3D, while offering Key Digital's unique Full Buffering Technology™ for HDCP and EDID for seamless switching and viewing of any source/input with any display/output, regardless of multiple output viewing relation.

Key Digital's Digital IQ Series™ KD-HD8x8XC is an HDMI Matrix switcher capable of switching 8 independent Inputs/Sources to 8 independent Outputs/Zones via HDMI and 2 CAT5e/6.

KD-HD8x8XC builds on the award-winning technology available in KD-HD8x8 with the addition of HDMI and CAT5e/6 ports. It has the power to transmit HDMI 1080p/60 signals up to 250 feet and HDMI 1080p/24, 1080i, 720p signals up to 400 feet when used with KD-CATHD150Rx HDMI receive baluns and KD-CAT6STP1X CAT6/STP cabling. The switcher features Control Routing for IR/Uni-directional RS-232 via HiFi Commercial PRO HDMI Cables with IQ Control™ adds up to 8 Control ports to the control system. It features full switching of 2 independent matrixes: HDMI Audio/Video, one-directional IR/RS-232 Tx to Rx. Simultaneous availability of HDMI and CAT5e/6 outputs.

Setup and maintenance with the Digital IQ Series KD-HD8x8XC HDMI matrix switcher could not be easier thanks to the IQ Connect™ setup and diagnosis terminal which allows an installer to connect to the unit via USB. Never before has HDMI matrix switching been made so easy!

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Key Digital Industry Leadership

Mike Tsinberg, Founder and President of Key Digital, is a holder of 40 HDTV patents.

  • "Father of DVD" - Developed architecture and system software for world first Digital Video Disk (DVD) MPEG2 based authoring system - key DVD enabling technology
  • Participated with Emmy Award Winner for DVD technology development
  • 2009 Inductee as one of the Top 200 Pioneers of HDTV
    by the Academy of DTV Pioneers (CEA)
  • SMTPE Fellow

About Key Digital®
Key Digital®, an award winning (CES, CEDIA, InfoComm, NAHB) developer and manufacturer of leading-edge technology for HDTV applications, delivering total video systems solutions. The company manufactures a wide range of digital video processing and video signal distribution solutions marketed broadly to the HDTV community, such as digital video and audio processors, switchers, distribution amplifiers, cables, adapters, and more. For more information, visit us at

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