The AMX VPX-1701 is a simple but powerful 7x1+1 scaling presentation switcher that targets small conference rooms and classrooms. The VPX-1701 supports resolutions up to 4K60 4:4:4 and offers HDCP 2.2 compatibility to support the most current sources and displays.
The VPX-1701 includes 5 HDMI inputs and 2 VGA input. The VPX Series switchers include built-in scaling, allowing automatic scaling of signals to match the ideal resolution of the display. In addition to the HDMI output, there is also a mirrored HDBaseT output for use with the DXL-RX-4K60 to bring switched video and audio from the table to the display and USB 2.0 signals from USB 2.0-based camera/speaker devices back to the table for use by visiting laptops. Extracted audio output with volume control is also available, providing an option to feed powered speakers or an amplified soundbar near the display.
There are a variety of options to control the VPX-1701. Front panel controls are available, as is contact closure for use with source selector buttons. The VPX-1701 is NetLinx Native, allowing simplified integration with AMX automation systems, but also includes on open API.