AtlonA
4 x 4 HDMI V1.3 Matrix Switcher
AT-HD-V44M
User Manual
TABLE OF CONTENTS
1. Introduction
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2. Application
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3. Package Contents
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4. System Requirement
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5. Features
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6. Installation
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7. Front View
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8. Remote Control
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9. RS-232 Protocol
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9.1 Commands
10. Connection and Installation .................................................. 7
11. Specifications
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12. Safety Information
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13. Warranty
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Introduction
Thank you for purchasing Atlona’s 4 x 4 HDMI V1.3 Matrix Switcher. While HDMI products
are getting more and more popular in the market people usually have more than one HDMI devices and sources in one place. The AT-HD-V44M provides the excellent solution for connecting
all the devices and sources together for your convenience use, it also provides you a variety
of choices of where to play your images with remote controller. Further, the AT-HD-V44M can
transfer Deep Color video and bit stream digital audio with maximum performance and it supports HDMI 1.3, HDCP 1.1 and DVI 1.0.
Please follow this manual to begin enjoying the benefit of your Atlona HDMI 1.3 Matrix Switcher. We suggest keeping it in a safe place for future reference.
Application
• High performance Atlona HDMI 1.3 Matrix Switcher with 4 (four) input and 4 (four) output with
remote control for you to link with your favor HDMI devices to enjoy movies, music, or games at
once.
• Each of the four HDMI sources can be directed to any two of HDMI displays and or to all of the
HDMI display.
• When HDMI signal progresses through the system, it is re-timed, and level-compensated.
• Define HDCP, HDMI and DVI source. The LED light will light up to define the input source’s
format.
• Switchable EDID function for choosing the native resolution to display.
Package Contents
• 4 by 4 V1.3 HDMI Matrix Unit. (AT-HD-V44M)
• Remote Control (with Battery)
• IR Receiver
• Power Cord
• 5V DC power supply adaptor.
• Operation Manual.
System requirement
HDMI input device(s) and HDMI output device(s).
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Features
• HDMI 1.3, HDCP 1.1 and DVI 1.0 compliant.
• Supports digital video formats in Deep Color 12bit and new lossless compressed (Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus and DTS-HD Master Audio) digital audio.
• The HDMI input is compensated, clock / phase adjusted, and jitter eliminated so the output is
a brand new standard HDMI signal.
• Supports input source LED indicators on each output select.
• Compatible with all HDMI sources and displays.
• Supports a wide range of PC and HDTV resolutions from VGA to UXGA and 480i to 1080p.
• Supports RS-232 control.
• Supports IR remote control and IR extender.
• Dolby Digital, DTS digital audio transmission (32-192 kHz Fs sample rate).
• Supports LPCM7.1 channels output from each independent HDMI ports.
• HDMI cable distance test with 1080p/8bit resolution, the Input/Output source can run up to
15/15 meters. If 1080p/12bit the Input/Output source can run up to 15/6 meters.
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Installation
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1 EDID Control Switcher: Default factory setting is TV, leave as it is when the displays are
working properly. Switch to STD to use build-in EDID Detail capability in Note.
2 RS-232 communication port: Connect the COM port of your PC for the distant control over
RS-232 channel. Detail specification in section 9.
3 HDMI outputs: Connect each of these output ports to the HDMI display(s).
4 HDMI inputs: Connect input ports to the HDMI or DVI output of your source equipment such as
DVD player or set-top-box.
5 Power: Plug the 5VDC power supply into the unit and connect the adaptor to AC wall outlet.
6 IR extender.
Note:
1. EDID Control Switch: STD(INT) and TV(EXT), Default setting is TV
2. When EDID is on TV: Leave as it is if display is properly, unit will detect the first HDMI output
source’s EDID and record in the unit. If the first detected output source is DVI it will pass to next
source, until the first HDMI been detected. The detection priority is HDMI v1.3 > HDMI v1.2 >
DVI.
3. When EDID is on STD: unit use build-in EDID Video Support->1080p 12bit(max) Audio Support->PCM2
4. Your EDID selection will only activate when the unit is replugged and powered on.
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Front View
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1 Remote control sensor.
2 Power switch & LED Indicator: The LED will illuminate when the power is turned on.
3 Input Select/Indicators (A): Press the HDMI out “A” button repeatedly to switch to your desired
source and the LED will illuminate to indicate which input source is being selected and routed
to HDMI A output. When an HDMI or DVI source is connected the LED light labeled “HDMI/
DVI” will activate. If the source is HDCP encrypted, the LED light labeled “HDCP” will activate.
4 Input Select/Indicators (B): Press the HDMI out “B” button repeatedly to switch to your desired
source and the LED will illuminate to indicate which input source is being selected and routed
to HDMI B output. When an HDMI or DVI source is connected the LED light labeled “HDMI/
DVI” will activate. If the source is HDCP encrypted, the LED light labeled “HDCP” will activate.
5 Input Select/Indicators (C): Press the HDMI out “C” button repeatedly to switch to your desired
source and the LED will illuminate to indicate which input source is being selected and routed
to HDMI C output. When an HDMI or DVI source is connected the LED light labeled “HDMI/
DVI” will activate. If the source is HDCP encrypted, the LED light labeled “HDCP” will activate.
6Input Select/Indicators (D): Press the HDMI out “D” button repeatedly to switch to your desired
source and the LED will illuminate to indicate which input source is being selected and routed
to HDMI D output. When an HDMI or DVI source is connected the LED light labeled “HDMI/
DVI” will activate. If the source is HDCP encrypted, the LED light labeled “HDCP” will activate.
7HDCP Source light: When the input source(s) have HDCP, unit will detect the code and send
to output source(s).
8HDMI/DVI Source light: When the input source(s) is HDMI format, the LED light will light up.
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Remote Control
1. Power: Press the button to turn on/off the unit.
2. Input Select for HDMI OUT A:
Press 1, 2, 3 or 4 to select the desired input
source for HDMI OUT A.
3. Input Select for HDMI OUT B:
Press 1, 2, 3 or 4 to select the desired input
source for HDMI OUT B.
4. Input Select for HDMI OUT C:
Press 1, 2, 3 or 4 to select the desired input
source for HDMI OUT C.
5. Input Select for HDMI OUT D:
Press 1, 2, 3 or 4 to select the desired input
source for HDMI OUT D.
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RS-232 Protocol
Pin Definition
PIN
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
AT-HD-V44M
Definition
NC
Tx
Rx
NC
GND
NC
NC
NC
NC
Remote Control Console
PIN
Definition
1
NC
2
Rx
3
Tx
4
NC
5
GND
6
NC
7
NC
8
NC
9
NC
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Commands
COMMAND
POWER 00
POWER 01
PORT 11
PORT 12
PORT 13
PORT 14
PORT 21
PORT 22
PORT 23
PORT 24
PORT 31
PORT 32
PORT 33
PORT 34
PORT 41
PORT 42
PORT 43
PORT 44
ACTION
Power Off (standby)
Power On
Output A select Input1
Output A select Input2
Output A select Input3
Output A select Input4
Output B select Input1
Output B select Input2
Output B select Input3
Output B select Input4
Output C select Input1
Output C select Input2
Output C select Input3
Output C select Input4
Output D select Input1
Output D select Input2
Output D select Input3
Output D select Input4
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Connection and Installation
Blu-ray
RS-232
computer control port
PS3
STB
HD TV
DVD
HD TV
HD TV
HD TV
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Specifications
Frequency bandwidth
Input ports
Output ports
EDID
HDMI Audio output
HDMI Cable in
HDMI Cable out
Color Space
IR
Deep Color
HDMI Resolution
DVI Resolution
Power Supply
Dimensions (mm)
Weight(g)
Chassis Material
Silk Skin Color
Operating Temperature
Power Consumption
2.25Gbps (single link)
4 x HDMI female ports
4 x HDMI female ports
Standard, TV/Moving Port 1
PCM2, PCM5.1, PCM7.1, Dolby5.1, DTS5.1, DD+, D- TrueHD, DTSHD
1080p 8bit (15M), 1080p 12bit (15M)
1080p 8bit (15M), 1080p 12bit (6M)
RGB_24/36,YCbCr 4:4:4_24/36, YCbCr 4:2:2,xvycc
Yes
1080p 12bit
480I~1080p 50/60, 1080p 24, VGA~UXGA
480I~1080p 50/60, 1080p 24, VGA~UXGA
5VDC/5A (US/EU standards, CE/FCC/UL certified)
438(W) x 175(D) x 49(H)
3100
Metal
Black
Operating from 0°C ~ 40°C
16.5W(Max)
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SAFETY INFORMATION
Avoid excessive humidity, sudden
temperature changes or temperature
extremes.
Safeguards
To reduce the risk of electric shock, do not
expose this product to rain or moisture.
Keep this product away from wet locations
such as bathtubs, sinks, laundries, wet
basements and swimming pools.
If the wall plug does not fit into your local
power socket, hire an electrician to replace
your obsolete socket.
Use only accessories recommended by
ATLONA to avoid fire, shock or other
hazards.
Do not modify the wall plug.
Doing so will void the warranty and safety
features.
Unplug the product before cleaning. Use
a damp cloth for cleaning. Do not use
cleaning fluid or aerosols, which could
enter the unit and cause damage, fire or
electrical shock. Some substances may
also mar the finish of the product.
This equipment should be installed near
the socket outlet and the device should
be easily accessible in case it requires
disconnection.
Precautions
Never open or remove unit panels or make
any adjustments not described in this
manual. Attempting to do so could expose
you to dangerous electrical shock or other
hazards. It may also cause damage to your
AT-HD-V44M. Opening the product will void
the warranty.
FCC Regulations state that any
unauthorized changes or modifications to
this equipment not expressly approved by
the manufacturer could void the
user’s authority to operate this
equipment.
Do not attempt to service the unit. Instead
disconnect it and contact your Authorized
ATLONA reseller or contact ATLONA
directly.
Operate this product using only the
included external power supply. Use of
other power supplies could impair
performance, damage the product or cause
fires.
In the event of an electrostatic discharge,
this device may automatically turn off. If this
occurs, unplug the device, and plug it back
in.
Protect and route power cords so they will
not be stepped on or pinched by anything
placed on or against them. Be especially
careful of plug-ins, or cord exit points from
this product.
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WARRANTY
LIMITED ONE-YEAR WARRANTY
ATLONA by Lenexpo Electronics warrants only to the initial purchaser of this product for a period of one
year from the date of purchase from an Authorized ATLONA Reseller, the product will be free of electrical
and mechanical defects that materially affect the products operation as described in this users manual.
Within this period, ATLONA will, at it’s sole option, repair or replace any components, which fail of normal
use or refund the net original price.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY
ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE
ARE LIMITED TO ONE YEAR FROM PURCHASE; ALL OTHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED CONDITIONS,
REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF NONINFRIGEMENT, ARE DISCLAIMED. Some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on how long an implied
warranty lasts, so the above limitation may not apply to you. This warranty gives you specific legal rights,
and you may also have other rights, which vary by jurisdiction.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
TO THE EXTENT NOT PROHIBITED BY LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL ATLONA OR ITS SUPPLIERS BE
LIABLE FOR ANY LOST REVENUE, PROFIT OR DATA, OR FOR SPECIAL, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL,
INCIDENTAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, HOWEVER CAUSED REGARDLESS OF THE THEORYOF
LIABILITY, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE PRODUCT,
EVEN IF ATLONA HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN NO EVENT
ATLONA’S LIABILITY TO YOU, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE),OR
OTHERWISE, EXCEED THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU FOR THE PRODUCT. The foregoing limitations
will apply even if any warranty or remedy provided to you fails its essential purpose. Some jurisdictions do
not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation of or
exclusion may not apply to you.
Disclaimer
This document is provided for technical information for the user. It does not create any warranty with
respect to the product, and does not modify or enhance the terms of the warranty that may accompany this
product.
ATLONA reserves the right to modify the information in this document as necessary.
ATLONA holds no responsibility for any errors that may appear in this document. Customers should take
appropriate action to ensuretheir use of the product does not infringe upon any patents. ATLONA respects
valid patent rights of third parties.
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ATLONA
2151 O’toole Ave, Ste D
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FAX: 408-954-8792
Website: www.atlona.com
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