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Blustream PLA88ARC HDBaseT AV Matrix

Blustream PLA88ARC
Discontinued | The Listening Post Christchurch
Blustream PLA88ARC HDBaseT AV MatrixPurchase OnlinePrice per item: $11,995.00Eachnot currently available Enquire Now

8 x 8 HDBaseT Matrix


Our Platinum 8x8 HDBaseT Matrix delivers a range of industry leading features. The PLA88ARC is a 4K 8x8 matrix,transmitting HDMI, Bi-directional IR, RS-232 and PoH (PoE) up to lengths of 100m over a single CAT cable. The matrix also provides advanced features including independent audio matrix, simultaneous HDBaseT & HDMI outputs, two HDBaseT inputs and HDMI audio breakout and audio de-embedding.


The PLA88ARC matrix is a HDBaseT class A product and includes additional features such as ARC (audio return channel) and LAN serving via HDBaseT over single CAT cable. The matrix can be fully controlled via TCP/IP, RS-232, IR or using the Blustream Software, allowing the user to define audio routing and conversion, designate EDID presets and lip sync control.



  • Offers uncompressed video & audio with zero latency
  • 8x HDMI inputs - can be independently routed to 8x HDBaseT + HDMI outputs
  • Simultaneous HDBaseT &HDMI outputs for connection to dual displays per zone
  • Inputs 1 & 2 supports Dual HDBaseT & HDMI to enable integration of remote HDMI sources up to 100m distance (4K up to 70m)
  • Up to 24 x 16 Audio Matrix independently controllable from video media
  • 8x independent analogue L/R audio inputs which can be routed to audio outputs or embedded onto HDBaseT / HDMI outputs
  • HDMI audio breakout to independent coaxial digital & analogue L/R audio outputs
  • Supports ARC via HDMI & Optical digital from compatible HEX100ARC receivers
  • Extends HDMI up to distance of 100m over single CAT cable 
  • Supports 4K UHD video up to 70m
  • Supports all industry standard video resolutions & 3D signal display
  • Supports all known HDMI audio formats including Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Atmos, Dolby Digital Plus and DTS-HD Master Audio transmission
  • Integrated Ethernet switch (LAN serving) when used with Blustream HEX100ARC receiver. HEX100ARC-RX features a 3-port Ethernet switch
  • Supports bi-directional IR from all input & output locations
  • Supports bi-directional RS-232 from all input & output locations
  • Control of Matrix via front panel, IR, RS-232 & TCP/IP
  • Supplied with Blustream IR receivers, emitters & RS-232 control cable
  • Supports PoH to power compatible HDBaseT transmitters & receivers 
  • 3rd Party drivers available for all major home control brands
  • Advanced EDID management 
  • HDCP compliant

Check out the technical drawing:

PLA88ARC Tech Drawing


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