AVocation Systems stressed reliability at CEDIA Expo. The made-in-USA quality high quality new Mountain Series matrix switchers allow integrators working with HDMI to send a single signal to many zones, providing a powerful, yet affordable solution for complicated residential installations.

Avocation Systems launched the new HX-0808HAC/16, an 8 x 8 HDMI matrix with optical audio, full audio conversion, volume control, and is a pre-amp. It gives audio and video distribution in one, making it one of only a few residential systems with that capability.

Also new and at CEDIA are the HX-0808HA/16, and the HX-0808HA, the company’s first digital matrix with 16 and 8 independently routable analog and digital audio inputs and outputs with volume control, respectively.

Each unit in the Mountain Series is compatible with HDMI 1.4 and features support for 3D and 4K video, and up to 1080p at 60Hz. EDID/Key management handles latency between switch times.

Another new product is the audio-only AX3232. Often to achieve that kind of matrix, two 16×32 units have to be stacked. This is a rare unit that can do 32 x 32. The AX3232 will be available at the end of September.

Avocation Systems is an ISPCS Plugfest Participant, and is partners with a many control systems making it a solution for integrators distributing content across many zones.