riax TMDS SkyQ Multiswitch
The exciting launch of Sky Q, Skys most advanced TV experience ever, has created a surge of interest to install the new wireless home entertainment system.
However, what does Sky Q mean for professional installers in MDU environments?
If you install in MDUs, the existing Sky system will need to be re-designed to incorporate the new Digital SCR multiswitch (dSCR) to enable Q functionality.
TRIAX range of Sky approved dSCR (digital Satellite Cable Router) multiswitches for Sky Q include TMDS 54C, 4-way and TMDS 58C, 8-way switches powered by an external power supply (sold separately).
The switch enables the Sky Q receiver to select certain frequencies and allow FM, DAB and UHF to pass to the apartment.
The dSCR technology provides 16 user band channels to be selected per output, allowing the Sky Q receiver to record 4 channels and the viewer to watch another.
TMDS switches can also be used in Sky Q or Legacy modes. Once the TMDS detects the Sky Q receiver it automatically