Blustream is shipping HEX18G-KIT, an uncompressed, unconverted 18Gb/s HDMI over HDBaseT extender set. It suits commercial and residential installations. Using the latest HDBaseT technology, the HEX18G-KIT enables distribution of bit-for-bit 4K HDMI video and audio up to 328′ over a single Cat6A cable. The HEX18G-KIT supports the HDMI 2.0 18Gb/s specification, including 4K 60Hz 4:4:4 ultra-HD video, and HDCP 2.3/2.2. The HEX18G-TX transmitter and HEX18G-RX receiver support uncompressed distribution of the latest HDR resolutions, including HDR10/10+ and Dolby Vision, for excellent picture quality.
HDMI reclocking on the HDBaseT receiver helps to resolve HDMI HDCP, compatibility and handshaking issues. The extender set supports all known HDMI audio formats, including Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus and DTS-HD Master Audio transmission, in addition to bidirectional IR, RS232 and power over cable (PoC).