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8-Port HDMI Splitter - 4K @ 60 Hz, HDCP 2.2, EDID Management


Splitter with EDID management transmits 4K video and audio from an HDMI source to eight HDMI displays at the same time.
  • Transmits up to 15-ft. (4.57 m) for digital signage in bars, offices, classrooms, showrooms, etc.
  • Supports UHD resolutions up to 4K @ 60 Hz (4096 x 2160) for crystal-clear video, as specified in HDMI 2.0
  • User-adjustable EDID settings allow compatibility with wide range of TVs/monitors
  • Capable of cascading up to 512 total displays in sophisticated applications
  • Plug-and-play operation with no software required for easy, immediate installation
  • 3-year limited warranty

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Tripp Lite Part Number

B118-008E-UHD-2

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Features

HDMI Splitter Transmits 4K Video + Audio to 8 HDMI Displays at the Same Time
Recommended for home theaters or short-distance digital signage applications in classrooms, showrooms, offices, churches, restaurants, bars, hotels and trade shows, this Ultra High Definition (UHD) HDMI splitter is quick and easy to install. It connects to an HDMI source device, such as a computer or Blu-ray player, and transmits a 4K audio/video signal to eight HDMI monitors, projectors or televisions simultaneously. You can cascade up to three levels of splitters, which expands the total number of connected displays to 512.
Note: The B118-008E-UHD-2 is an HDMI Splitter, it sends the same image to all connected displays. If you would like to extend an image over multiple displays you will need an MST hub, like the B156-002-HD-V2.
Supports UHD 4K x 2K Signals up to 15-ft. (4.57 m) via HDMI Cabling
Using standard 28 AWG HDMI cable, the B118-008E-UHD-2 distributes a 4K audio/video signal (at 60 Hz) up to 15-ft. (4.57 m). Be sure the HDMI cables connecting the splitter to the source and displays are no longer than 15 feet. For best performance, we recommend using Tripp Lite's P569-Series Premium High-Speed HDMI cables.
Supports Up-To-Date Features and Formats
The B118-008E-UHD-2 supports a wide range of audio formats, including DTS-HD, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus and LPCM 7.1-channel surround sound. It also features lip sync pass-through, 36-bit Deep Color, xvYCC and x.vColor, while receiving and transmitting up to 18 Gbps of bandwidth with no data loss. To ensure compatibility with the latest hardware, this splitter is compliant with HDCP 2.2 and 3D standards.
User-Adjustable EDID Settings Gives You Control over A/V Resolutions
EDID (Extended Display Identification Data) allows the source device to identify the capabilities of each connected display and transmit to the highest video and audio resolutions shared by all displays. The B118-008E-UHD-2's default EDID setting uses the lowest level of video format shared by the displays (for instance, if two monitors support 4K video and one supports 1080p, all three monitors will show 1080p). In the event you want to override the automatic detection setting and control the audio/video output yourself, you may do so by adjusting the built-in DIP switches.
Ready to Use Right Out of the Package
The plug-and-play B118-008E-UHD-2 requires no additional software or drivers. Connect your devices to the HDMI ports with user-supplied HDMI cables (such as Tripp Lite's P569-Series), and plug the included external power supply into an AC power source to get started. An amber LED indicates the unit is receiving power, and blue LEDs indicate connected HDMI inputs. Use the included hardware to install the unit on a desktop or mount it to a wall.

Typical Applications

  • Watch 4K video content from a notebook, Blu-ray player, cable/satellite box, video game console or media server on multiple televisions or projectors
  • Connect a laptop to give a video presentation on multiple 4K screens
  • Attach multiple 4K monitors to your PC to allow easier multitasking or more convenient video editing
  • Send Ultra HD content to digital signs or point-of-sale displays
  • Connect a security camera or other A/V surveillance equipment to multiple displays

Package Includes

  • B118-008E-UHD-2 8-Port HDMI Splitter
  • External power supply with 5-ft. (1.52 m) cord & NEMA 1-15P plug (Input: 100-240V, 50/60 Hz, 0.6A; Output: 12V 2A)
  • Mounting hardware
  • Owner's manual

System Requirements

  • Source device with HDMI output
  • Display device(s) with HDMI input
RoHS compliant

Specifications

OVERVIEW
UPC Code037332239907
AC AdapterInput: 100-240V, 50/60Hz, 0.6A; Output: 5V, 3A, 5 ft.
TechnologyHDMI
VIDEO
Max. Distance (Between any 2 Units)6ft. (2m)
Max Number of Ports (Entire Chain)512
INPUT
Voltage Compatibility (VAC)100; 110; 120; 125; 127; 200; 208; 220; 230; 240
External Power Supply Plug(s)NEMA 1-15P North America
Product Length (in.)10.352
Product Length (ft.)0.862
POWER
External Power Supply Input Specs (V / Hz / A)100-240V, 50/60Hz, 0.6A
External Power Supply Output Specs (V / A)12V / 2A
External Power Supply Cord Length (ft.)5
External Power Supply Cord Length (m.)1.5
External Power Supply DC Barrel Connector SpecsOD: 5.5 x 2.1 x 10mm, Positive Pin, Negative Sleeve
External Power Supply CertificationsUL; cUL
USER INTERFACE, ALERTS & CONTROLS
LED Indicators(x1) Amber (Power); (x8) Blue (Signal)
PHYSICAL
ColorBlack
Material of ConstructionMetal
RackmountableYes
Shipping Dimensions (hwd / in.)3.30 x 5.90 x 13.90
Shipping Weight (lbs.)2.40
Unit Dimensions (hwd / in.)0.87 x 3.19 x 10.35
Unit Packaging TypeBox
Unit Weight (lbs.)1
ENVIRONMENTAL
Operating Temperature Range32 to 140 °F (0 to 60 °C)
Storage Temperature Range32 to 140 °F (0 to 60 °C)
Relative Humidity0% to 60% RH, Non-Condensing
CONNECTIONS
Ports8
Side A - Connector 1HDMI (FEMALE)
Side B - Connector 1(8) HDMI (FEMALE)
FEATURES & SPECIFICATIONS
Max Supported Video Resolution4K @ 60Hz (4096 x 2160)
HDMI Specification2.0
HDCP Specification2.2
Audio SpecificationDTS-HD, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus and LPCM 7.1 Channel Surround Sound
Max Supported Color Depth36-bit Deep Color
EDID Compatible  Yes
STANDARDS & COMPLIANCE
CertificationsFCC, RoHS, REACH
WARRANTY
Product Warranty Period (Worldwide)3-year limited warranty

Frequently Asked Questions

High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) is a system designed to protect digital content. The technology is intended to protect unauthorized duplication of High Definition (HD) video and audio as it travels across connections from your computer to your HD TV.
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Extended Display Identification Data (EDID) data exchange is a standardized means for a display to communicate its capabilities to a source device. The premise of this communication is for the display to relay its operational characteristics, such as its native resolution, to the attached source and then allow the source to generate the necessary video characteristics to match the needs of the display. This maximizes the functional compatibility between devices without requiring a user to configure them manually, thus reducing the potential for incorrect settings and adjustments that could compromise the quality of the displayed images and overall reliability of the system.
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