By Julie Jacobson · February 25, 2016 • While HydraConnect dealers are stuck with bad HDBaseT switches and no support, Zektor creates replacement HDMI modules as a fix. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By CE Pro Editors · August 6, 2015 • In an open letter to the industry, HydraConnect Sales LLC CEO Sean Greer explains the multrioom A/V HDMI switching company is engaged in litigation and is on hiatus until it is resolved.
By Joe Whitaker · August 5, 2015 • The originators of HydraConnect are suing successor HydraConnect Sales, and it appears the popular custom-centric HDMI switcher brand may disappear.
By Joe Whitaker · April 7, 2014 • HMA-8X8BT HDBaseT matrix switch from HydraConnect enables simultaneous delivery of Dolby Digital and stereo, with no dumbing down; adds complete lip sync controls.
By CE Pro Editors · January 22, 2014 • Down-mixing for HM-16X16BT matrix switch uses Dolby Digital decoders to provide 5.1- and 2-channel audio simultaneously to all zones from each source.
By Steve Crowe · October 1, 2013 • In this video tour of HydraConnect's CEDIA Expo 2013 booth, we get up close with its new matrix switches that feature proprietary Dolby DSP to extract audio from HDMI and convert those signals from Dolby Digital to stereo.
By CE Pro Editors · September 19, 2013 • Sean Greer, HydraConnect national sales manager, previews the company's booth at CEDIA Expo 2013.
By CE Pro Editors · August 1, 2013 • HydraConnect LLC is proud to announce upgrades to its industry leading HDBaseT extenders.
By CE Pro Editors · June 20, 2013 • HydraConnect's new UNIX-based HS-3 intelligent HDMI switcher lets integrators choose their own analog audio solution.
By CE Pro Editors · June 11, 2013 • The HydraConnect HS-3 is an 8 x 8 Intelligent HDMI Matrix Switch that includes the rich feature set and full HDBaseT outputs of the top-of-the-line HSS-3, but without the analog audio switching matrix at a substantially lower cost.
By CE Pro Editors · May 24, 2013 • HydraConnect provides generous 5-year advance-replacement warranty (retroactive) on HSS series HDMI matrix switches; now supports Bitwise, Savant, Elan g! home automation systems.
By Julie Jacobson · March 19, 2013 • Integrator Joe Whitaker shows how you can mix Monoprice HDBaseT devices with higher-priced products, but there are caveats in the HDBaseT 'standards' discussion.
By CE Pro Editors · February 25, 2013 • HydraConnect LLC has extended its Dynamic EDID management technology to also deal with mixed stereo/multi-channel environments where some audio end-points utilize a multi-channel receiver and others would prefer to utilize the stereo speakers of the TV.
By Julie Jacobson · January 30, 2013 • HydraConnect’s patented HDMI switcher technology enables CEC to be used effectively for device control even with multiple sources and displays from different manufacturers.
By CE Pro Editors · December 6, 2012 • HydraConnect is now using Control4's SDDP technology to expedite the installation process of its switching products.