WyreStorm Express™ 5x1 4K HDMI Switcher with Remote

Part Number EXP-SW-0501

More inputs means more options with the WyreStorm Express EXP-SW-0501 HDMI switcher for the quick and easy auto-switching of up to five 4K or 1080p HDMI sources to a single 4K or 1080p HDMI output with control from both the front panel or the IR remote handset included.

Supporting 2ch PCM, Dolby Digital True HD and DTS-HD master audio, the latest version of the EXP-SW-0501 handles video resolutions up to 4K@60Hz with chroma subsampling rate of 4:2:0 and HDCP 2.2 for full compatibility with the latest 4K content and source devices.  

What's more, its passive operative draws power directly from the HDMI cable so you can kiss goodbye to a PSU and hello to reliable, local plug-and-play AV switched distribution of your favorite 4K content right to your screen in all its uncompressed glory. 

Key Features

  • Connect and auto-switch up to five 4K or 1080p HDMI devices to a single HDMI input on a TV*
  • Switch between any five sources at the same time
  • Supports 4K resolutions up to 4096x2160 @60Hz 4:2:0 8bit to 7m/23ft*
  • Supports HD resolutions up to 1920x1200p @60Hz 8bit to 15m/49ft
  • 2ch PCM | Dolby Digital True HD | DTS-HD Master Audio
  • Simple plug-and-play connection with push button or remote operation
  • Passive operation - no PSU required to power unit*
  • HDCP 2.2 support*

*Please note EXP-SW-0501 (VER 1) and (VER 2) for technical specification

Overview

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The WyreStorm Express EXP-SW-0501 enables quick and easy auto-switching of up to five 4K or 1080p HDMI sources to a single 4K or 1080p HDMI output with control from both the front panel or the IR remote handset included.

Supporting 2ch PCM, Dolby Digital True HD and DTS-HD master audio, the latest version of the EXP-SW-0501 handles video resolutions up to 4K@60Hz with chroma subsampling rate of 4:2:0 and HDCP 2.2 for full compatibility with the latest 4K content and source devices

What's more, its passive operative draws power directly from the HDMI cable so you can kiss goodbye to a PSU and hello to reliable, local plug-and-play AV switched distribution of your favorite 4K content right to your screen in all its uncompressed glory. 

Whether you're lacking HDMI ports on your TV or creating a small local AV distribution, if switching between multiple 4K or HD HDMI inputs to a single 4k or HD HDMI output is required, the WyreStorm EXP-SW-0501 is the perfect solution for reliable, plug-and-play HD distribution.

WyreStorm Express products offer straight-forward, inexpensive-yet-reliable signal management solutions; ideal for integrating the very latest video and audio content, sources and display devices within residential or light commercial environments.

ATTENTION: Please note EXP-SW-0501 (VER 1) and (VER 2) for technical specification

Features

  • Allows up to five 4K UHD or HD HDMI audio/video devices to be switched to single 4K or HD HDMI display device, such as a TV, projector tor or digital signage panel*
  • Auto-switching between inputs
  • Supports standard video formats and HD resolutions up to 1920x1200p @60Hz 8bit (15m/49ft)
  • Supports 4K resolutions up to 4096x2160 @60Hz 4:2:0 8bit or 3840x2160p @30Hz 4:4:4 12bit (7m/23ft)*
  • 2ch PCM | Dolby Digital True HD | DTS-HD Master Audio
  • Simple plug-and-play connection - no set up / drivers / software required
  • Each port supports both HDMI and DVI inputs
  • Dual switching control via front panel and IR remote handset (included)
  • Passive operation - no PSU required to power unit*
  • HDCP 2.2 support*
  • Automatically negotiates EDID signals from display for seamless communication between devices
  • 3D support
  • 1 year warranty

*Please note EXP-SW-0301 (VER 1) and (VER 2) for technical specification

In the Box

1 x WyreStorm Express EXP-SW-0501 5x1 4K HDMI Switcher*

1 x EXP-SW-0501 remote control handset

1 x 5V DC/1A universal power supply (VER 1 only)*

*Please note EXP-SW-0501 (VER 1) and (VER 2) for technical specification

Specifications

180mm/7.09in
AUDIO AND VIDEO
Product Number EXP-SW-0501 (VER 1) EXP-SW-0501 (VER 2)
Inputs 5x HDMI In: 19-pin type A 5x HDMI In: 19-pin type A
Outputs 1x HDMI Out: 19-pin type A 1x HDMI Out: 19-pin type A
Output Video Encoding HDMI TMDS HDMI TMDS
Audio Formats 2ch PCM | Dolby Digital True HD | DTS-HD Master Audio 2ch PCM | Dolby Digital True HD | DTS-HD Master Audio
Max. Video Resolution 

480i/576i/480p/576p/720p/1080i

1920x1080p @60Hz 24bit (15m/49ft) 

1920x1200p @60Hz 24bit (15m/59ft)

1920x1080p @60Hz 8bit (15m/49ft)

1920x1200p @60Hz 8bit (15m/49ft)

3840x2160p @30Hz 4:4:4 12bit (7m/23ft)

4096x2160p @60Hz 4:2:0 8bit (7m/23ft)

Color Depth (Max) 1080p: 24bit

3840x2160p: 12bit

4096x2160p: 8bit

Maximum Pixel Clock 297mHz 297mHz
 
COMMUNICATION AND CONTROL
HDMI HDMI | HDCP 1.4 HDMI | HDCP 2.2
IR 1x Front Panel Sensor 1x Front Panel Sensor | 1x IR Ext: 3.5mm (1/8in) TRS Stereo
POWER
Power Supply

5V DC 1A (External Power Supply)

5V DC 1A (HDMI In | External Power Supply)

Max Power Consumption 4W 0.25W
 
ENVIRONMENTAL
Operating Temperature -5 ~ +35°C (-41 ~ +95 °F)
5% ~ 90%, non-condensing
0 ~ +45°C (32 ~ +113 °F)
10% ~ 90%, non-condensing
Storage Temperature -20 ~ +70°C (-4 ~ +158 °F)
10% ~ 90%, non-condensing
-20 ~ +70°C (-4 ~ +158 °F)
10% ~ 90%, non-condensing
Maximum BTU 13.64 BTU/hr 0.85 BTU/hr
 
DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT
Rack Units/Wall Box <1U <1U
Height 19mm/0.75in 21mm/0.83in
Width 162mm/6.38in 180mm/7.09in
Depth 69mm/2.72in 70.2mm/2.77in
Weight 0.7kg/1.54lb 0.34kg/0.75lbs
REGULATORY
Safety and Emission CE | FCC | RoHS CE | FCC | RoHS