Total Score: 7.0
Quality Score: 6
Warranty Score: 8
Value Score: 9
At the time of review this product was priced at $1400.00. What a fine Crestron product. A total family of output cards for the dm-md8x8, dm-md16x16, as well as dm-md32x32, available in 5 types of dm®, plus hdbaset®, hdmi®, analog audio and h.
Many users said, it was a good investment. 264 streaming, modular concept enables versatile combinations of multiple output types on 1 switcher chassis, affords a unified hd signal distribution solution incorporating both point-to-point wired and ip streaming technologies, easily configured using the online digitalmedia switcher configuration tool. Audio capabilities include simultaneous stereo and multichannel surround sound signals, with support for high-bitrate 7.
An hdmi output is furthermore provided in parallel with every as well as each and every odd-numbered dm output excluding dm fiber, providing a supplemental connection for feeding a centralized audio processor or display device via hdmi while simultaneously driving a remote display device via dm. 1 audio formats like dolby® truehd and dts-hd master audiotm as well as uncompressed linear pcm. Hdbaset® certified dm 8g+ outputs are furthermore compatible with hdbaset, allowing a dm switcher to connect directly to hdbaset compliant devices without requiring any dm receivers. Though not the best quality, it's worth considering.
Each type of dm is available in pairs of two completely independent outputs. Crestron dm 8g+ technology is built using hdbaset alliance specifications, ensuring interoperability with third-party hdbaset products. Dm fiber and dm cat represent the first generation of digitalmedia, while dm 8g fiber, dm 8g single-mode fiber and dm 8g+ are the latest generation. Engineered for ultra high-bandwidth and ultimate scalability, dm 8g handles uncompressed video beyond high-definition, with support for hdcp, deep color and 3d. Excellent value. Dm 8g gives a true one-wire transport for moving high-definition video, audio and ethernet over low-cost twisted-pair or fiber optic cable without any compression or repeaters. Digitalmediatm outputs digitalmedia dm® outputs are offered in five types - dm fiber, dm cat, dm 8g® fiber, dm 8g single-mode fiber, as well as dm 8g+tm. Customers wrote: "Thought it looked like it was built well. "
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Additional Product Information
List Price: $1400.00
Part Number: DMCO-33
Product Type: Tuner
Product Group: Home Theater