Advanced Signal Manager HDMI 2.1 HDCP2.3

Our SM11EARC-8K HDMI signal manager has been designed to help solve HDMI compatibility, HDCP2.3, clock stretching, EDID and handshaking issues that are common problems when distributing HDMI signals, especially 4K and higher.

The SM11EARC-8K features an independent audio only HDMI output for ARC/eARC audio breakout, and audio de-embedding or embedding within the HDMI signal path, allowing breakout of up to 7.1ch audio signals. The SM11EARC-8K supports all HDMI2.1 video resolutions to 40Gbps, and is HDCP2.3 compliant.

Audio Breakout eARC EDID Management HDMI2.1

• Can help to solve most HDMI EDID, HDCP, compatibility, and handshaking issues
• Supports HDMI2.1 40Gbps specification, including HDR
• Supports up to 8K 60Hz YCbCr 4:2:0 10bit, 8K 30Hz RGB/YCbCr 4:4:4 10bit, or 4K 120Hz RGB/YCbCr 4:4:4 10bit
• Supports ALLM (Auto Low Latency Mode) & VRR (Variable Refresh Rate)
• Supports pass-through of all known HDMI audio formats including Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Atmos, Dolby
Digital Plus and DTS-HD Master
• Can be configured to work as either a HDMI audio de-embedder, or audio embedder
• Independent audio only HDMI output for ARC/eARC audio breakout
• HDMI audio de-embedded to both analogue L/R audio and optical digital outputs concurrently (analogue audio
supports 2ch PCM only)
• Embed analogue L/R 2ch audio input onto HDMI output
• Extract audio with or without an actual display connected (SM11EARC-8K acts as HDMI end-point)
• HDCP2.3 compliant, with advanced EDID management

• Video Input Connector: 1 x HDMI Type A, 19-pin, female
• Video Output Connector: 1 x HDMI Type A, 19-pin, female
• ARC/eARC Output Connector: 1 x HDMI Type A, 19-pin, female
• Audio Input Connector: 1 x Analogue left/right audio (3.5mm stereo jack)
• Audio Output Connectors: 1 x Optical Toslink (S/PDIF) & 1 x Analogue left right audio (3.5mm stereo jack)
• Mounting Kit: Included
• Dimensions (W x D x H ): 105mm x 104mm x 22mm (without connections)
• Dimensions (W x D x H ): 105mm x 115mm x 22mm (including connections)
• Shipping Weight: 0.5 kg
• Power Supply: 5V/2A DC, screw type connector
• Operating Temperature: 32°F to 104°F (0°C to 40°C)
• Storage Temperature: -4°F to 140°F (-20°C to 60°C)

• 1 x SM11EARC-8K
• 1 x 5V/2A DC Power Supply
• 1 x Mounting Kit
• 1 x User Manual

Get in touch with us.

We have regional headquarters located in Melbourne, Australia, the UK and the USA. From all locations our experienced product managers are on hand to provide real time sales and technical support to our customers. Coupled with state of the art testing and training facilities this ensures our products can be installed in any AV environment with unrivalled confidence. We proudly deliver 24 hour technical support via phone, email and live chat to our sales partners throughout the world.

United Kingdom
Blustream UK
The Service Station,
Melton Road,
Hickling Pastures,
LE14 3QG, UK
+44(0) 115 8247000

European Union
Blustream SL
Calle Oro 45,
Nave 10,
Colmenar Viejo,
Madrid, Spain
+34 911 232 072

Blustream USA
5775 12th Avenue East,
Suite 180,
MN 55379
+1 (952) 333-8411

Blustream Australia
24 Lionel Road,
Mt. Waverley,
Victoria 3149,
+61 3 8691 1999