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VMX-16 16x16 Modular Video Matrix Chassis

Quick Overview

The VMX-16 is a high-performance modular matrix switch chassis for professional distribution of up to 16 video sources to 16 displays. Various input and ouput cards allow the switch to be customized to the exact needs of any project.

With its flexible design, VMX-16 is the perfect solution for signal switching and distribution in commercial multimedia applications, such as conference rooms, control rooms, hotels, or retail spaces.

The VMX-16 enables cross-point switching from any input to any output, and supports high resolution video output up to 4K. The HDBaseT outputs deliver HDMI video over a Cat5e/Cat6 cable to an HDBaseT receiver up to 130 feet (40 meters) away.

The VMX-16 can be controlled via RS-232, Ethernet or via the front panel buttons.

  • Provides routing of up to 16 video sources to 16 displays / projectors
  • Optional input cards for HDMI, HDBaseT, DVI, VGA or SDI available.
  • Optional output cards for HDMI, HDBaseT or VGA available
  • HDCP 1.2 or 1.4 compliant, supporting HDMI 1.3/1.4*.
  • Powerful EDID management.
  • HDBaseT outputs transmit a 1080p video signal up to 230 feet (70m) or 4Kx2K up to 130ft (40m) over a Cat5E/6 cable.*
  • Supports multiple control methods, including front panel, RS232, and TCP/IP.
  • LCD indicator shows connection status, switching status, HDCP status, and output resolution.
  • Easy installation with rack-mount design.

* depending on card

VMX-16 Chassis

AC Input Voltage 110VAC ~ 230VAC (switchable), 84 Watts
Mounting Rack mount, 3 RU
Front Panel Control 27 Buttons for Input/Output Select and Menu
RS-232 Control Port One, Bi-directional Female DB-9
Ethernet Control Port One, 10/100 BaseT, RJ45 Connection
Card Slots Four Input, Four Output
Operating Temperature C -10 to +40 degrees F +14 to +104 degrees
Operating Humidity 5% to 95% Non-condensing
Dimensions WxHxD 19.0" (483mm) x 5.23" (133mm) x 12.59" (320mm)
Weight 6.6lb (3.0kg)
Warranty Three Years (Parts & Labor)



Available Input / Output Cards (Sold separately):


VMX-IM1 4-Channel HDMI 1080p Input Card

Video Input Four, HDMI
Compliance HDMI 1.3, HDCP 1.2
Max. Input Resolution 1080p
Analog Audio Input Four, 3-pin Phoenix Stereo Connector


VMX-IM4 4-Channel HDMI 4K Input Card

Video Input Four, HDMI
Compliance HDMI 1.4, HDCP 1.4
Max. Input Resolution 4Kx2K @30Hz
Analog Audio Input Four, 3-pin Phoenix Stereo Connector


VMX-IT1 4-Channel HDBaseT 1080p Input Card

Video Input Four, HDBaseT (RJ45)
Compliance HDMI 1.3, HDCP 1.2
Max. Input Resolution 1080p
Analog Audio Input Four, 3.5mm Stereo Jack
RS-232 Input Four, 3-pin Phoenix Connector
HDBaseT Transmission Distance 1080P ≤ 230ft (70m)


VMX-IT4 4-Channel HDBaseT 4K Input Card

Video Input Four, HDBaseT (RJ45)
Compliance HDMI 1.4, HDCP 1.4
Max. Input Resolution 4Kx2K @ 30Hz
Analog Audio Input Four, 3.5mm Stereo Jack
RS-232 Input Four, 3-pin Phoenix Connector
HDBaseT Transmission Distance 1080P ≤ 230ft (70m)
4Kx2K ≤ 131ft (40m)


VMX-ID1 4-Channel DVI 1080p Input Card

Video Input Four, DVI
Compliance HDMI 1.3, HDCP 1.2
Max. Input Resolution 1080p


VMX-IS1 4-Channel SDI 1080p Input Card

Video Input Four, SDI (Female BNC)
Video Loop Out Four, SDI (Female BNC)
Compliance 3G-SDI
Max. Input / Output Resolution 1080p


VMX-IV1 4-Channel VGA Input Card

Video Input Four, VGA (Female 15-pin HD)
Max. Input Resolution 1080p
Analog Audio Input Four, 3-pin Phoenix Stereo Connector


VMX-OM1 4-Channel HDMI 1080p Output Card

Video Output Four, HDMI
Compliance HDMI 1.3, HDCP 1.2
Max. Output Resolution 1080p
Analog Audio Output Four, 3-pin Phoenix Stereo Connector


VMX-OM4 4-Channel HDMI 4K Output Card

Video Output Four, HDMI
Compliance HDMI 1.4, HDCP 1.4
Max. Output Resolution 4Kx2K @30Hz
Analog Audio Output Four, 3-pin Phoenix Stereo Connector


VMX-OT1 4-Channel HDBaseT 1080p Output Card

Video Output Four, HDBaseT (RJ45)
Compliance HDMI 1.3, HDCP 1.2
Max. Output Resolution 1080p
Analog Audio Output Four, 3.5mm Stereo Jack
RS-232 Output Four, 3-pin Phoenix Connector
HDBaseT Transmission Distance 1080P ≤ 230ft (70m)


VMX-OT4 4-Channel HDBaseT 4K Output Card

Video Output Four, HDBaseT (RJ45)
Compliance HDMI 1.4, HDCP 1.4
Max. Output Resolution 4Kx2K @ 30Hz
Analog Audio Output Four, 3.5mm Stereo Jack
RS-232 Output Four, 3-pin Phoenix Connector
HDBaseT Transmission Distance 1080P ≤ 230ft (70m)
4Kx2K ≤ 131ft (40m)


VMX-OV1 4-Channel VGA Output Card

Video Output Four, VGA (Female 15-pin HD)
Max. Output Resolution 1080p
Analog Audio Output Four, 3-pin Phoenix Stereo Connector



All features and specifications subject to change without notice.

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