ATEN’s Largest Instantaneous Matrix Switch Now Available

ATEN, a leading designer and manufacturer of advanced connectivity solutions, has announced the immediate availability of the VM1600 16×16 Digital Matrix Switch. The industry’s fastest digital matrix switch is capable of supporting mixed environments.

Seamless Switch

ATEN’s EDID technology ensures that the VM1600 provides the fastest switching speed between different inputs and outputs. The result: real-time, instant switching with no lag or artifacts, and a stable signal transmission.

Video Wall

Built into the VM1600 is a high-powered video wall processor. With a state-of-the-art processor, the VM1600 easily manages multiple wall configurations such as a 4×4 or 3×3 plus a 2×2, or four 2x2s. With a simple GUI interface for the user to customize the audio/video wall outputs, the VM1600 provides high flexibility for multiple applications from one box.

Scaler For Optimum Video Performance

The VM1600 has a built-in scaler that unifies video formats and provides continuous video streams, real-time switching and stable signal transmission. It is capable of high-speed switching between input/output ports – supporting TMDS high data transfer rates of up to 1080p/1920×1200 @ 60Hz to minimize latency. Outputs are automatically or manually set to match the native resolution of the display.

“Our instantaneous switching technology provides fast and responsive switching from any input to any output, without any compromise in resolution or performance,” explained Jack Wang CEO of ATEN. “The VM1600 is a truly unique and fast matrix switch that provides optimal quality and speed for entertainment and surveillance environments.”

Priced at $5500, the VM1600 will be available now with selection of DVI and HDMI I/O cards. ATEN is a leading manufacturer of KVM (keyboard/video/mouse) switches in addition to remote management, LCD consoles, video, and data connectivity solutions.

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