A company most custom integrators may have only recently begun to learn about is offering what it claims is the only 6×2 HDMI matrix with 4K resolution and HDMI 2.0 capabilities.
Rivule’s Salt 6×2 HDMI matrix switcher
Rivule from Salt, a subsidiary of Sewell Development Corporation, also features PolyShift, which lets you switch between input sources almost instantly. Depending on the TV, Salt claims that is matrix can deliver one-second switch times, as opposed to the 15-second wait time of other 6 x 2 matrixes.
The Rivule’s Polyview feature lets users instantly see what is being featured on all other inputs before switching to them.
With HDMI 1.4 support, The Rivule allows 3D, Ethernet, bi-directional audio communications, increased support for digital color space standards and 4k support. An EDID learning function allows the Rivule to increase compatibility to a display, making switches between sources and displays even quicker.
The Rivule costs $299.95, MSRP, but mention Residential Systems and receive your first order for $250.
The Rivule can be purchased direct from the manufacturer at sewelldirect.com.