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KB01360 - How to use and interpret the HDBT tester in the package 16 firmware

SKU: AT-UHD-PRO3 Series matrices

Description: How to use and interpret the HDBT tester in the package 16 firmware

Explanation:

Please note, to use this function, your matrix will need to be on package 16 firmware (or later). Please see this article for information on howt o find firmware for your device. 

1.Go to the HDBT Test tab in the web GUI of the matrix, select an output and start the test

(Note) You must have a source routed to the output for the test to be valid

Results Explanation

HDBT Link - Verifying the HDBT link is viable and connected

HDMI 5v - Verifying the 5 volt event that occurs when HDMI is connected

HPD - Verifying the Hot Plug Detect occurs when the 5volt event occurs

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TMDS Clock - Displays the source clock speed and verifies that a source is routed to the output tested

Cable length - shows an estimated cable length

Video Quality – Shows the level of signal quality (if BER is lower than -14db the cable has failed testing)

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Cable quality pair A - Displays pass or failure for the Blue Twisted pair – 568A protocol

Cable quality pair B - Displays pass or failure for the Orange Twisted pair – 568A protocol

Cable quality pair C - Displays pass or failure for the Green Twisted pair – 568A protocol

Cable quality pair D - Displays pass or failure for the Brown Twisted pair – 568A protocol

HDBT Results from a working cable

Article ID: KB01360 

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