2X2 HDMI Matrix Switch w/ Automatic and Priority Switching – 1080p

Discover hassle-free HDMI connection and automatic video port selection with high-definition picture quality

Product ID: VS222HDQ

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  • Auto switching
  • Priority switching
  • Built-in manual control console
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In stock: US: 186 | CA: 16

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Save time and hassle by automatically switching between your HDMI audio/video sources, using the VS222HDQ 2X2 HDMI Matrix Switcher. This easy-to-use HDMI Matrix switch ensures seamless transition while switching video and display sources, with EDID copy maintaining your video resolution.

Seamless Signal Selection

Ensure seamless transition while switching video sources, with EDID copy maintaining native resolution with support for 1080p. Video connection emulation ensures the settings on any connected computers are not disrupted while switching to a different video source.

Effortless Control

Save time by connecting two HDMI video source devices to two independent HDMI displays instead of manually connecting individual cables. Mounting hardware is also included for a tidy, professional installation.

Versatile Switching Options

Enjoy hassle-free operation with four different switching modes:

Automatic port selection: Enables your most recently activated video source to be displayed automatically.

Priority port selection: Prioritizes input number two above input number one. If the video source connected to input number two is activated that source will be displayed.

Matrix port selection: Independently switch two displays between two video sources.

Manual port selection: Enables you to manually select your HDMI source with easy-to-use front panel buttons.

This product is TAA compliant and backed by a Startech.com 2 warranty with lifetime technical support

Applications

  • Connect and switch between two video sources and two displays on a test bench, for troubleshooting computers
  • Switch between different video sources on your digital signage display in hospitals, shopping centers, or schools
  • Run multimedia presentations with supporting data displayed on another monitor in business conference rooms or at trade shows
  • Automatically switch between your Blu-ray player, set top box, or gaming console in a home theatre environment

The StarTech.com Advantage

  • Save your time, by conveniently accessing multiple HDMI source devices with 2 independent HDMI displays
  • Hassle-free operation, with four video selection modes including automatic, priority, matrix and manual
  • Worry-free switching, with EDID copy video and connection emulation ensuring no signal loss

Partner Numbers

  • Tech Data 11380520
  • Ingram Micro USA VL9992
  • ASI 151878
  • D&H VS222HDQ
  • SYNNEX US STA-VS222HDQ
  • UPC 065030855044

Specifications

Warranty Information Warranty 2 Years
Connector(s) Connector A 2 - HDMI (19 pin)
Connector B 2 - HDMI (19 pin)
Environmental Operating Temperature 0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)
Storage Temperature -20°C to 60°C (-4°F to 140°F)
Humidity 0%~80%
Hardware AV Input HDMI
AV Output HDMI
Ports 2
Cabling HDMI
Audio Yes
Rack-Mountable Yes
Indicators LED Indicators 1 - Display #1 - source #1 activated
1 - Display #1 - source #2 activated
1 - Display #2 - source #1 activated
1 - Display #2 - source #2 activated
Packaging Information Package Height 2.8 in [72 mm]
Package Length 11.5 in [29.2 cm]
Package Width 7.7 in [19.5 cm]
Shipping (Package) Weight 1.2 lb [0.5 kg]
Performance Max Distance 10 m / 33 ft
Maximum Digital Resolutions 1920x1200 / 1080p
Supported Resolutions 1920x1200
1920x1080 (1080p)
1280x720 (720p)
Wide Screen Supported Yes
Audio Specifications 7.1 surround sound
Physical Characteristics Color Black
Material Aluminum and Plastic
Product Length 6.2 in [15.7 cm]
Product Width 2.6 in [65 mm]
Product Height 0.8 in [2 cm]
Weight of Product 10.2 oz [290 g]
Power Power Source AC Adapter Included
Input Voltage 100 - 240 AC
Input Current 0.6 A
Output Voltage 12V DC
Output Current 1.5 A
Plug Type M
Power Consumption (In Watts) 18
What's in the Box Included in Package 1 - HDMI matrix switch
1 - remote control
1 - universal power adapter (NA, EU, UK, AU)
1 - mounting kit
1 - foot pad set
1 - instruction manual

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Frequently Asked Questions

Before You Buy

This device outputs HDMI video signals. If you have a display or video destination that uses another type of video connection, there are ways that you can convert the video signal or connection. These options are outlined below and organized by the target connection.

HDCP

When you consider whether to convert an HDMI video signal to another connection type, it is important to know if the media that is being converted from the HDMI video connection is protected by High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP). If the media is protected by HDCP, you cannot convert to analog video connections because they do not support HDCP. You may experience this issue when you use devices like Blu-ray players, DVD players, and certain gaming consoles.

Target connection Conversion
VGA HDMI to VGA: https://www.startech.com/AV/Converters/Video/?filter_AVINPUT=HDMI&filter_AVOUTPUT=VGA.
DVI

HDMI to DVI: https://www.startech.com/Cables/Audio-Video/HDMI/HDMI-to-DVI/.

DisplayPort HDMI to DisplayPort: https://www.startech.com/AV/Converters/Video/?filter_AVINPUT=HDMI&filter_AVOUTPUT=DisplayPort.

 

This device has an HDMI input port.  If you have a video source that uses another video connection, there are options available to convert the video signal or connection. These options will be outlined below for each video source connection.

Source Connection

Conversion

VGA

VGA to HDMI: https://www.startech.com/AV/Converters/Video/?filter_AVINPUT=VGA&filter_AVOUTPUT=HDMI.

DVI

DVI to HDMI video converters: https://www.startech.com/Cables/Audio-Video/Video-Adapter/HDMI-Cable-Adapters/.

DVI to HDMI video cables: https://www.startech.com/Cables/Audio-Video/HDMI/HDMI-to-DVI/.

DisplayPort

DisplayPort to HDMI passive converters: https://www.startech.com/AV/Displayport-Converters/DP-HDMI/?filter_CONVERTTYPE=Passive.

DisplayPort to HDMI active converters: https://www.startech.com/AV/Displayport-Converters/DP-HDMI/?filter_CONVERTTYPE=Active.

DisplayPort Passive and Active Conversions

The converter that you require depends on the type of DisplayPort video source that you are using. For more information about converting DisplayPort video signals, refer to the following FAQ: https://www.startech.com/faq/DisplayPort_Converter_DP_Multi_Mode.

Troubleshooting

When you troubleshoot issues with a video splitter, there are some quick tests that you can complete to rule out potential problems. You can test to make sure that the following components are working correctly and are not the source of the issue:

  • Video cables

  • Video switch

  • Video source (such as a DVD player or computer)

  • Video destination (such as a monitor or projector)

Note: When you are testing setup components, you should avoid using video adapters. For example, if you are converting a VGA source to HDMI for use with an HDMI switch, you should use an HDMI source when you test the components.

To test your setup components, try the following:

  • Use the cable, video switch, video source, and video destination in another setup to see if the problem is with the components or the setup.

  • Use a different cable, video switch, video source, and video destination in your setup to see if the problem persists. Ideally, you should test a component that you know works in another setup.

When you test your cables, it is recommended that you do the following:

  • Test each cable individually.

  • Use short cables when you are testing.

When you test the video source and video destination, it is recommended that you do the following:

  • Remove the video switch from your setup and test to make sure that the video source and video destination work together without the video switch.

  • Test to make sure that the video source and video destination work together at the resolution that you want to use.

Note: In order for your setup to work properly, the video source, switch, and destination all need to support the resolution that you are using.

Compliance and safety

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Safety Measures

  • If product has an exposed circuit board, do not touch the product under power.
  • If Class 1 Laser Product. Laser radiation is present when the system is open.
  • Wiring terminations should not be made with the product and/or electric lines under power.
  • Product installation and/or mounting should be completed by a certified professional as per the local safety and building code guidelines.
  • Cables (including power and charging cables) should be placed and routed to avoid creating electric, tripping or safety hazards.
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