Kramer Boardroom Presentation Switcher/Dual Scaler

Kramer Boardroom Presentation Switcher/Dual Scaler
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Kramer Boardroom Presentation Switcher/Dual Scaler

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Kramer VP-553XL Overview

The Boardroom Presentation Switcher/Dual Scaler from Kramer is a 6x2 presentation switcher for HDMI, HDBaseT and analog signals, and a 4x1 USB switcher. The unit has dual, independent, scaled outputs, the first on both HDMI and HDBaseT connectors, and the second on an HDMI connector. Both can take from the six digital inputs (three HDBaseT and three HDMI signals) while the first also includes analog inputs for two computer graphics signals, two composite video, and two analog TP inputs. Analog, digital and embedded audio are supported, and the unit also includes a microphone input and DSP features.


  • Maximum resolution support of up to 1080p and UXGA
  • I/O audio level adjustment
  • Microphone input with phantom power
  • Built-in ProcAmp
  • Pix-Perfect scaling technology 
  • 3:2 and 2:2 pull down de-interlacing and full up- and down-scaling of video input signals
  • HDTV compatible
  • HDCP compliant 
  • HDBaseT range of up to 230' using BC–HDKat6a cable
  • 4x1 USB switcher can be set to follow the switching of the video layer or can be used as an independent switcher
  • OSD for easy setup and adjustment, accessible via the IR remote control and via the front panel buttons
  • Powerful digital audio signal processing, including audio equalization, mixing, delay, and more
  • Selectable microphone talk-over or mix modes
  • Automatic or manual audio detection and selection
  • Multiple aspect ratio selections (Full, overscan, underscan, letterbox, and panscan)
  • Front panel control (for audio muting, video blanking, and freezing frame) and frame lockout


  • Projection systems in conference rooms, boardrooms, hotels and churches
  • Video conferencing setups


Kramer VP-553XL Specs

Inputs3 x HDMI (HDMI, HDCP)
2 x VGA
2 x RCA Composite video
2 x RJ45 Analog
3 x RJ45 HDBT
4 x USB type-B
3 x 1/8" (3.5 mm) Unbalanced analog audio for HDMI
2 x 1/8" (3.5 mm) Unbalanced analog audio for PC
1 x Aux in balanced stereo audio on 5-pin terminal block connectors
2 x RCA unbalanced audio (L and R) for CV
Output1 x RJ45 HDBT
1 x USB type-A
Monitor out balanced stereo on a 5-pin terminal block connector
Line out balanced stereo on a 5-pin terminal block connector
Output Resolution640 x 480, 800 x 600, 1024 x 768, 1280 x 768, 1360 x 768, 1280 x 720, 1280 x 800, 1280 x 1024, 1440 x 900, 1400 x 1050, 1680 x 1050, 1600 x 1200, 1920 x 1080, 1920 x 1200, 720 x 480p, 1280 x 720p, 1920 x 1080i, 1920 x 1080p, 720 x 576p @ 60 Hz
1280 x 720p, 1920 x 1080i, 1920 x 1080p @ 50 Hz
ControlsTP 1, TP 2, CV 1, CV 2, HDBT 1, HDBT 2, HDBT 3, PC 1, PC 2, HDMI 1, HDMI 2, HDMI 3, USB 1, USB 2, USB 3, USB 4 input selector buttons; 2 blank, 2 mute, 2 freeze buttons; menu, enter, menu arrows, reset to XGA/720p, OSD SELECT, 2 RS-232, IR, Ethernet, 2 level and EQ trimmers, line/mic selector switch, cond/dyn selector switch, mono/stereo selector switch, REM for muting audio
Power Consumption100 to 240 VAC, 43 VA maximum
Operating Temperature32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
Storage Temperature-40 to 158°F (-40 to 70°C)
Humidity10 to 90%, RHL non-condensing
Rack Height2U
Dimensions19 x 7 x 2" (W, D, H) rack mountable
Weight6 lb (2.7 kg) approximately
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