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HDMI Ultra HD Distribution Amplifier
1:8 HDMI 4K/30 Distribution Amp/Splitter
Model 1398C - Discontinued

$311.43 USD
Discontitnued - see 1398D

Key Features:

  • 1 HDMI input, 8 outputs
  • UHD resolutions up to 4K@30 Hz
  • Supports standard and HD resolutions
  • Supports lossless audio formats
  • Supports 3D signal transmission
  • Multiple EDID settings and EDID learning
  • Mounting tabs for easy installation

Categories: HDMI Distribution, Distribution, Commercial HDMI, Showroom Video Distribution, New

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Model 1398C distributes Ultra High Definition resolutions up to 4K from one source to eight HDMI displays. Multiple EDID settings ensure compatability between source and displays. This feature is especially useful in the retail demo environment, where multiple brand and model TVs all receive the same source signals. The 1398C passes 3D signals. Bitstream audio is also supported - including LPCM 7.1 channel uncompressed audio, Dolby Digital TrueHD (7.1), and DTS HD: Master Audio (7.1).  Legacy codecs such as Dolby Digital and DTS core are also supported.

  • Supports Ultra High Definition up to 3840x2160 at 30 Hz
  • 36 bit Deep Color (sum of all channels)
  • Dolby TrueHD and Dolby Digital Plus (bitstream throughput)
  • DTS HD and DTS HD: Master Audio (bitstream throughput)
  • Mounting tabs for easy installation
  • Compact footprint with outputs on two sides to reduce sharp cable bends



Key Features

  • Supports default EDID settings or can learn EDID from displays
  • Outputs may be cascaded to create an extensive distribution network up to seven layers deep
  • Supports 3D content
  • Supports up to 36 bit color depth /12 bits per color (TMDS channel)
  • Supports resolutions up to 4K@30Hz, 1080p@24/60Hz including 480i, 480p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p and multiple PC resolutions
  • Supports Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby® Digital TrueHD and 
DTS-HD: Master Audio
  • HDMI compliant, HDCP 1.1 compliant, DVI 1.0 compliant

    Video/Audio Inputs/Outputs:

    • HDMI: 1/8

    What makes the 1398C Unique?

    1. Ultra HD signal distribution delivers uncompressed 4K signals to eight UHD displays.
    2. EDID* Modes: Select from several EDID modes including automatic display [EDI]D discovery, default EDID, and manual settings. 


    Video Parameters
    • Video Formats: 480i/p, 576i/p, 720p, 1080i/p, 4K
    • Color Processing: 36 bit Deep Color (12 bits per TMDS color channel)
    Audio Parameters
    • Audio Processing: Lossless and uncompressed audio formats, including Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD: Master Audio, LPCM 7.1 channel
    • Bandwidth: 20Hz to 20KHz
    • Multi-channel Digital: Yes
    • Shipping Weight: TBD
    • Product Dimensions: 11 x 4.4 x 1 inches
    • Data Rate: 2.25Gbps (single link)
    • DC Input Connector: locking type, 5VDC
    In the Box
    • Power supply 5V / 6A locking, USA
    • User manual - 12 pages, printed


      Frequently Asked Questions

      Q: Is the 1398C compatible with displays that accept 4K@60 Hz?
      Yes, the 1398C provides 4K@30 Hz which is perfectly acceptible to all available UHD displays.

      Q: Is the 1398C fully HDMI and HDCP compliant?

      Yes.  The 1398B has been ATC certified as HDMI compliant, and meets all requirements for HDCP certification.

      Q: How can I mount the 1398C in an equipment rack?
      The 1398C is intended for wall mounting or under-shelf mounts, but you can use a standard rack shelf with perforated surface to mount the unit. No rack mount kit is available due to the 1398C form factor.



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