The MAX-CI is an input card for Media Axis™ supporting 4K/60 4:4:4 resolutions.  Each card has four HDBaseT (CATx) inputs, as well as 3.5mm stereo ports for the independent audio matrix. Note: MAX-RPS power supply required to send power to MAX-CT101 (Transmitter)

Media Axis' unique design features and technologies come together to deliver the most adaptable, forward-thinking solution:

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PureBred™ Design

A wholly transformative platform that allows baseband signals to be distributed beyond its local wired connections, providing maximum scalability and flexibility


AirLift™ Cooling System

Lateral air flow/direct cooling of matrix powered by modular blade units each composed of eight fans



A fully modular and adaptive design with chassis configurations from 20x20 to 216x216 that combines hot-swappable, field upgradeable components with flexible platform-agnostic functionalities


Motore™ 2.0

Full featured 4K/60 4:4:4 media processing and auto-scaling with frame-rate conversion available at every output



Detachable, front panel tablet control for wireless/mobile command of the Media Axis' matrix and IP switching capabilities from anywhere at anytime

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Key Features
    • 4-port HDBaseT input card for Media Axis™
    • 3.5mm stereo audio inputs for independent audio matrix
    • Supports resolutions up to [email protected] (4:4:4)
    • Dolby Digital/DTS/PCM pass-through
Technical Specifications
Connector Types (4) 8 pin female RJ45
(4) 3.5mm stereo audio inputs for independent audio matrix
(4) 2-pin phoenix connector [for power injection]
Signal Type HDMI, HDBaseT w/Deep Color, 3D, & 4K
Digital Audio Formats Dolby Digital®, Dolby Digital EX, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby® TrueHD, Dolby Atmos®, DTS®, DTS-ES, DTS 96/24, DTS-HD High Res, DTS-HD Master Audio™, LPCM up to 8 channels
Audio Insertion/Extraction 3.5mm stereo audio inputs for internal independent audio matrix
Maximum Resolution up to Ultra HD/4K (4096x2160, 4:4:4 @ 50/60Hz)
Compatible Extenders MAX-CT101
HDCP Compatible HDCP version 2.2
Supported Twisted Cable Type CAT5/5e, CAT6/6e, CAT6a, CAT7
Supported Twisted Pair Cable Length Up to 330 ft (100m)
Power Injection for CATx Extenders Yes (MAX-RPS power supply sold separately)
Single Board Weight 0.5 lb. (0.23 kg)
Maximum Pixel Clock 300Mhz
Equalization auto
Media Axis Matrix Switchers_User Manual
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