ZeeVee HDB2920I-NA HD-SDI Digital Encoder / Modulator

ZeeVee SKU: HDb2920i-NA
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The HDB2920I-NA HD-SDI Digital Encoder / Modulator from ZeeVee features the headend-ready technology that delivers 1080p resolution video from HD-SDI sources to any number of displays over existing coax for broadcast studios, security, and large venue applications like stadiums and arenas. It can transmit an IP stream for IPTV and IP/QAM in full MPEG2 both simultaneously and individually.

  • Transmit multiple SDI channels over a QAM
  • HD-SDI ports have reclocked, amplified loop-through output
  • Faster deployment and configuration with proprietary Maestro interface
  • Dolby Digital audio
  • Mission-critical reliability
High Quality Video
  • Full MPEG2 implementation
  • I, P, and B frames
  • Low latency
  • Full motion estimation with a wide search range
High Reliability
  • Low-stress power system
  • Full system instrumentation and monitoring
  • Official international regulatory approval
  • Forced air cooling for effective thermal control
Ease of Management
  • Powerful, highly intuitive web interface
  • On-site or remote management
  • Web accessible instrumentation and management
  • Single session configuration and management of all connected units
  • Front panel display for on-site status and management at a glance
Extensible Architecture
  • Easy downloadable firmware updates
  • Future enhancements provided regularly
  • Added support for an Emergency Alert (EAS) channel, closed-captioning, and a bonus information channel

ZeeVee HDB 2920I Specs

Power 100 to 240 VAC 50/60 Hz, 60 W maximum 30 W Typical IEC 60320-C14
Cooling Dual internal cooling fans, Front inlet, Rear exhaust
Temperature Operating 32 to 113°F (0 to 45°C) / 10 to 80%, non-condensing
Vibration NSTA 1A in carton
MTBF 62,000 hours
Compliance FCC Class A, IEC60065, EN61000 (see Manual #70-00045), CE, RoHS, RCM C-Tick
Enclosure Metal
Mounting Rack ears shipped attached, 1RU high
Video Input
Serial Digital Interface Input Two ports of (HD/3G) Serial Digital Interface video (BNC, 75 Ohms)
Electrical SDI (SMPTE 259M), HD-SDI (SMPTE 292M), 3G-SDI (SMPTE 424M)
Resolution 480i (SDI, HD-SDI, 3G-SDI)
720p @ 59.94/60 Hz (HD-SDI, 3G-SDI)
1080i @ 59.94/60 Hz (HD-SDI, 3G-SDI)
1080p @ 23.98/24/29.97/30 Hz (3G-SDI), Embedded AC3 or PCM audio supported (59.94/60 down-sampled for standard broadcast)
Loop-Through Each SDI port has reclocked, amplified loop-through output
Channels Extra Digital Channel: MPEG2 Program stream file, up to 200 MB
Audio Input
Digital Audio Digital as element of SDI port or 3.5 mm stereo female, line level input per channel
Encoder Audio Profile ATSC A/52, Dolby Digital (AC-3)
Video Encoder
Encoder Video Profile MPEG2 HD: ISO13818-2 Main Profile @ High Level
Traffic Shaping Variable bit rate
Data Rates Variable: 10 Mb/s to 24 Mb/s per channel
Average: 18 Mb/s per channel
Encoding Latency Programmable 200 to 400 msec
Color Profile 4:2:0
GOP Size 15
Video, Audio PID Programmable starting value
Program Information Programmable program name, EIT
Audio Encoder ATSC A/52, Dolby Digital (AC-3)
Supported Modulation Types QAM 256 and 64 (ITU-T J83 Annex B) Interleaving modes: (64,2) only
Cable Standard HRC, IRC or STD
Frequency Range 2 x Independent, frequency agile CATV Channels placeable on Channels 2-135
2 kHz resolution
+/- 30 ppm accuracy
+/- 35 ppm stability
Output Power 45 dBmV typical
Output Level Adjust 25 to 45 dBmV in 1 dBmV steps
MER > 38 dB typical
I/Q Amplitude Imablance < 1% typical
Spectral Tilt
Network Interface 10/100 Mb Ethernet via RJ45 connection
IP address via DHCP or set by user
HTML/Javascript served web interface for easy configuration
Telnet connection for CLI scripting
Easy firmware updates
All settings saved in NV storage
Front Panel Color Display Quickly obtain status at a glance, basic configurations, software revisions and updates
Dimensions 1.72 x 17.33 (without rack mount ears) x 9.9" (44 x 440 x 252 cm)
Weight 6.5 lb (2.95 kg)
Packaging Info
Package Weight 8.7 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 20.9 x 12.4 x 4.8"

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