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        HD-TX-301-C-E

        DM Lite – HDMI® over CATx Transmitter & 3x1 Auto-Switcher w/2x HDMI plus VGA & Analog Audio, Surface Mount

        Pairs with a DM Lite receiver to provide a simple point-to-point signal extender for HDMI® signals up to UHD and 4K. Provides auto-switching HDMI (x2), VGA, and stereo analog audio inputs.

        The HD-TX-301-C-E is a surface-mountable DM Lite transmitter designed to pair with a DM Lite receiver to form a point-to-point signal extender for HDMI® signals. The DM Lite family of products offers a very simple and versatile solution for extending HD, UHD, 2K, and 4K video signals, with stereo or surround sound audio, over a single CAT5e (or better) cable. A cable length of up to 230 ft (70 m) is supported for HD 1080p, WUXGA, and 2K signals, or up to 130 ft (40 m) for UHD and 4K.[1]

        The HD-TX-301-C-E includes two HDMI inputs plus one VGA input. The VGA input is accompanied by a stereo analog audio input. Auto-switching between the HDMI and VGA inputs affords plug-and-play simplicity. Manual input selection is also available via individual buttons on the unit. The VGA input can accept RGB and component video signals by using an appropriate breakout cable or adapter (not included). The audio input is selected in tandem with the VGA input, and can be used by itself with no video source connected. It cannot be paired with the HDMI video input however.

        Note: When paired with an HD-RX-201-C-E receiver, input selection can be controlled remotely through integration with a Crestron® control system.

        The HD-TX-301-C-E is designed to mount on a flat surface beneath a table, behind a credenza, or inside a podium. It can also be attached to a single rack rail in the back of an equipment cabinet. When powered using the provided wall mount power pack, the HD-TX-301-C-E also supplies power to the connected receiver over the link cable. Alternately, a power pack may be connected to the receiver, which in turn supplies power to the HD-TX-301-C-E over the link cable.[2]

        For a complete tabletop interface solution with easy pull-out cables and simple one-touch control, a single TT-100 series Crestron Connect It™ Cable Caddy may be installed in the table and connected to the HD-TX-301-C-E mounted below.

        Important: This product is not addressable from a control system and offers no programmable functionality except when paired with an HD-RX-201-C-E receiver. Otherwise, AV and CEC signals are simply passed through between the transmitter and receiver. The RJ45 link port on this product is exclusively intended for linking with a single DM Lite receiver. It should not be used to connect to any other equipment or network. DM Lite is not compatible with PoE, PoDM, DigitalMedia 8G+® (DM 8G+®), or HDBaseT®.

         
        Key Features
        • Pairs with a DM Lite receiver to provide a simple point-to-point signal extender and switcher
        • Enables extension of HDMI® video and audio signals
        • Also converts and extends VGA and analog audio signals
        • Auto-switches between two HDMI inputs and one VGA input
        • Works with the optional TT-100 series Crestron Connect It™ Cable Caddy
        • Links to the receiver via a single CAT5e (or better) twisted pair cable [1]
        • Supports 4K and UHD at up to 130 ft (40 m)
        • Supports HD 1080p, WUXGA, and 2K at up to 230 ft (70 m)
        • Handles 4K video resolutions up to 4K60 4:2:0 and 4K30 4:4:4
        • Handles 3D video and Deep Color
        • Supports Dolby® TrueHD, Dolby Atmos®, DTS HD®, DTS:X®, and uncompressed 7.1 linear PCM audio
        • Compatible with HDMI, DVI, and Dual-Mode DisplayPort sources [3]
        • Compatible with VGA, RGBHV, RGBS, RGsB, and YPbPr component sources up to HD 1080p and WUXGA [4]
        • HDCP 1.4 compliant
        • Passes CEC and EDID signals
        • Allows control system integration when paired with an HD-RX-201-C-E receiver
        • Low-profile surface mount design
        • Universal 100-240V power pack included [2]
        1. For the DM Lite link cable, use Crestron DM-CBL-8G DigitalMedia 8G™ cable, Crestron DM-CBL-ULTRA DigitalMedia™ Ultra cable, or third-party CAT5e (or better). The maximum cable length is 230 ft (70 m) for resolutions up to 2K or 130 ft (40 m) for higher resolution signals up to 4K. Refer to the “Maximum DM Lite Link Cable Lengths” table for a more detailed overview. Shielded cable and connectors are required when bundling multiple cables in a wire run, and are recommended for all applications to safeguard against unpredictable environmental electrical noise which may impact performance at resolutions above 1080p. All wire and cables are sold separately. DM Lite devices are not compatible with DigitalMedia 8G+ (DM 8G+), HDBaseT, PoE, PoDM, or any other CATx based interface or network.
        2. The power pack may be connected to either the transmitter or receiver. Only one power pack is required. Do not connect more than one power pack. DM Lite devices are not compatible with PoE or PoDM.
        3. The HDMI input requires an appropriate adapter or interface cable to accommodate a DVI or Dual-Mode DisplayPort signal. CBL-HD-DVI interface cables are available separately.
        4. The VGA input requires an appropriate breakout cable or adapter to accommodate an RGB or component video signal.

        This product may be purchased from an authorized Crestron dealer. To find a dealer, please contact the Crestron sales representative for your area. A list of sales representatives is available online at https://www.crestron.com/How-To-Buy/Find-a-Representative or by calling 855-263-8754.

        The specific patents that cover this and other Crestron products are listed online at https://www.crestron.com/legal/patents.

        Certain Crestron products contain open source software. For specific information, visit https://www.crestron.com/opensource.

        Crestron, the Crestron logo, Crestron Connect It, DigitalMedia, DigitalMedia 8G, DigitalMedia 8G+, DM, DM 8G, and DM 8G+ are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Crestron Electronics, Inc. in the United States and/or other countries. Dolby, Dolby Atmos, and Dolby Digital are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Dolby Laboratories in the United States and/or other countries.  DTS, DTS HD, and DTS:X are either trademarks or registered trademarks of DTS, Inc. in the United States and/or other countries. HDBaseT is either a trademark or registered trademark of HDBaseT Alliance in the United States and/or other countries. HDMI and the HDMI Logo are either trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC in the United States and/or other countries. Other trademarks, registered trademarks, and trade names may be used in this document to refer to either the entities claiming the marks and names or their products. Crestron disclaims any proprietary interest in the marks and names of others. Crestron is not responsible for errors in typography or photography. Specifications are subject to change without notice. ©2018 Crestron Electronics, Inc.

         
        4K
        Video
        Switcher 3x1 manual or auto-switching, audio-follow-video
        Input Signal Types HDMI w/Deep Color, 3D, & 4K (DVI & Dual-Mode DisplayPort compatible [3]), VGA/RGB (RGBHV, RGBS, RGsB), component (YPbPr) [4]
        Copy Protection HDCP 1.4
        Maximum Resolutions
        Input
        Type
        Scan
        Type
        Resolution Frame
        Rate
        Color
        Sampling
        Color
        Depth
        HDMI Progressive 4096x2160 DCI 4K
        &
        3840x2160 4K UHD
        24 Hz 4:4:4 30 bit
        30 Hz 4:4:4 24 bit
        30 Hz 4:2:2 36 bit
        60 Hz 4:2:0 24 bit
        2560x1600 WQXGA 60 Hz 4:4:4 36 bit
        1920x1080 HD 1080p 60 Hz 4:4:4 36 bit
        Interlaced 1920x1080 HD 1080i 30 Hz 4:4:4 36 bit
        VGA/RGB Progressive 1600x1200 UXGA 60 Hz n/a
        1920x1200 WUXGA 60 Hz n/a
        Component Progressive 1920x1080 HD 1080p 60 Hz n/a
        Interlaced 1920x1080 HD 1080i 30 Hz n/a
        NOTE: Common resolutions are shown; other custom resolutions are supported at pixel clock rates up to 300 MHz for HDMI or 165 MHz for VGA
        Input Signal Types HDMI (Dual-Mode DisplayPort compatible [3]), analog stereo
        Digital Formats Dolby Digital®, Dolby Digital EX, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Atmos, DTS®, DTS ES, DTS 96/24, DTS HD High Res, DTS-HD Master Audio, DTS:X, LPCM up to 8 channels
        Analog Formats Stereo 2-channel
        Analog-To-Digital Conversion 24-bit 48 kHz
        Analog Performance Frequency Response: 20 Hz to 20 kHz ±0.5 dB;
        S/N Ratio: >93 dB, 20 Hz to 20 kHz A-weighted;
        THD+N: <0.005% @ 1 kHz;
        Stereo Separation: >80 dB
        Communications
        HDMI HDCP 1.4, EDID, CEC pass-through
        USB USB host for one TT-100 series cable caddy
        DM Lite Link Proprietary link for connection between one DM Lite TX & RX only
        Note: Supports management of HDCP and EDID only when paired with an HD-RX-201-C-E; supports management of CEC between the connected HDMI devices and a control system only when paired with an HD-RX-201-C-E
        Connectors
        HDMI 1 – 2 INPUT (2) HDMI Type A connectors, female;
        HDMI digital video/audio inputs (DVI & Dual-Mode DisplayPort compatible [3])
        VGA 3 INPUT (1) HD15 connector, female;
        RGB (VGA) or component video input [4];
        Formats: RGBHV, RGBS, RGsB, YPbPr
        AUDIO INPUT (1) 3.5 mm TRS mini phone jack;
        Unbalanced stereo line-level audio input;
        Maximum Input Level: 2 Vrms;
        Input Impedance: 44k Ohms
        TO RX (1) 8-pin RJ45 connector, female, shielded;
        Link port for connection to a DM Lite receiver [1]
        24VDC 1.25A (1) 2.1 x 5.5 mm DC power connector;
        24 Volt DC power input;
        PW-2412WU power pack included;
        Note: This connection powers both the transmitter and receiver [2]
        SERVICE (1) USB Type A connector, female;
        USB host port for one TT-100 series cable caddy
        Controls & Indicators
        TO RX (2) LEDs (on RJ45 connector), green LED indicates link status, amber LED indicates a valid video signal
        PWR (1) Bi-color green/amber LED, indicates operating power is supplied from the RX via the DM Lite link or from a power pack via the 24VDC input, turns amber while booting and green when operating
        AUTO (1) Pushbutton to enable/disable auto-switching mode, and (1) green LED to indicate auto-switching mode it enabled
        INPUT 1 – 3 (3) Pushbuttons for manual input selection, and (3) bi-color green/amber LEDs to indicate the current active input and signal presence at each corresponding input
        SETUP (1) Red LED and (1) recessed pushbutton for Ethernet setup (only when paired with an HD-RX-201-C-E receiver)
        Power
        Power Pack (included) Input: 100-240 Volts AC, 50/60 Hz;
        Output: 1.25 Amps @ 24 Volts DC;
        Model: PW-2412WU
        Note: The transmitter and receiver are powered together using a single power pack connected at either the transmitter or receiver (not both).[2]
        Environmental
        Temperature 32° to 104° F (0° to 40° C)
        Humidity 20% to 90% RH (non-condensing)
        Construction
        Chassis Metal, black finish, with (2) integral mounting flanges, vented sides
        Mounting Freestanding, surface mount, or attach to a single rack rail
        Dimensions
        Height 1.11 in (28 mm)
        Width 7.70 in (196 mm)
        Depth 5.12 in (130 mm)
        Weight
        20.0 oz (567 g)
        Compliance
        UL Listed for US & Canada, CE, IC, FCC Part 15 Class B digital device
        Maximum DM Lite Link Cable Lengths
         
         
        Resolution
        Cable Type
        CAT5e (or better),
        DM-CBL-ULTRA DM® Ultra Cable, or
        DM-CBL-8G DM 8G DM 8G® Cable [1]
        1920x1080 FHD 1080p 230 ft (70 m)
        1920x1200 WUXGA
        1600x1200 UXGA
        2048x1080 DCI 2K
        2048x1152 QWXGA
        2560x1080 UWFHD 130 ft (40 m)
        2560x1440 WQHD
        2560x1600 WQXGA
        3840x2160 4K UHD
        4096x2160 DCI 4K
        1. For the DM Lite link cable, use Crestron DM-CBL-8G DigitalMedia 8G™ cable, Crestron DM-CBL-ULTRA DigitalMedia™ Ultra cable, or third-party CAT5e (or better). The maximum cable length is 230 ft (70 m) for resolutions up to 2K or 130 ft (40 m) for higher resolution signals up to 4K. Refer to the “Maximum DM Lite Link Cable Lengths” table for a more detailed overview. Shielded cable and connectors are required when bundling multiple cables in a wire run, and are recommended for all applications to safeguard against unpredictable environmental electrical noise which may impact performance at resolutions above 1080p. All wire and cables are sold separately. DM Lite devices are not compatible with DigitalMedia 8G+ (DM 8G+), HDBaseT, PoE, PoDM, or any other CATx based interface or network.
        2. The power pack may be connected to either the transmitter or receiver. Only one power pack is required. Do not connect more than one power pack. DM Lite devices are not compatible with PoE or PoDM.
        3. The HDMI input requires an appropriate adapter or interface cable to accommodate a DVI or Dual-Mode DisplayPort signal. CBL-HD-DVI interface cables are available separately.
        4. The VGA input requires an appropriate breakout cable or adapter to accommodate an RGB or component video signal.

        This product may be purchased from an authorized Crestron dealer. To find a dealer, please contact the Crestron sales representative for your area. A list of sales representatives is available online at https://www.crestron.com/How-To-Buy/Find-a-Representative or by calling 855-263-8754.

        The specific patents that cover this and other Crestron products are listed online at https://www.crestron.com/legal/patents.

        Certain Crestron products contain open source software. For specific information, visit https://www.crestron.com/opensource.

        Crestron, the Crestron logo, Crestron Connect It, DigitalMedia, DigitalMedia 8G, DigitalMedia 8G+, DM, DM 8G, and DM 8G+ are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Crestron Electronics, Inc. in the United States and/or other countries. Dolby, Dolby Atmos, and Dolby Digital are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Dolby Laboratories in the United States and/or other countries.  DTS, DTS HD, and DTS:X are either trademarks or registered trademarks of DTS, Inc. in the United States and/or other countries. HDBaseT is either a trademark or registered trademark of HDBaseT Alliance in the United States and/or other countries. HDMI and the HDMI Logo are either trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC in the United States and/or other countries. Other trademarks, registered trademarks, and trade names may be used in this document to refer to either the entities claiming the marks and names or their products. Crestron disclaims any proprietary interest in the marks and names of others. Crestron is not responsible for errors in typography or photography. Specifications are subject to change without notice. ©2018 Crestron Electronics, Inc.