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Blonder Tongue HDE-4S-PRO 4xHD-SDI / 4xQAM / 4xIP / 4xASI
  • Blonder Tongue HDE-4S-PRO 4xHD-SDI / 4xQAM / 4xIP / 4xASI
  • Blonder Tongue HDE-4S-PRO 4xHD-SDI / 4xQAM / 4xIP / 4xASI
  • Blonder Tongue HDE-4S-PRO 4xHD-SDI / 4xQAM / 4xIP / 4xASI
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Blonder Tongue HDE-4S-PRO 4xHD-SDI / 4xQAM / 4xIP / 4xASI

Item #: BT-HDE-4S-PRO   •   MFG #: HDE-4S-PRO


List Price:$11,469.00
Our Price:$8,998.85

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    HDE-4S-PRO (MPEG-2 HD Encoder: 4xHD-SDI + 1xSpare to 4xQAM + 4xIP) is the first generation in Professional MPEG-2 Encoder Series, especially designed to deliver superior motion optimization for programming such as fast-paced live sporting events. The unit accepts up to four (4) high-definition (HD) programs from: 4xHD-SDI. MPEG-2 encoded outputs are available in the following formats simultaneously: 4xQAM, 4xIP (1000Base-T Ethernet), and 4xASI.

    To improve transport efficiency, the encoder allows operator to (i) assign one (1) to four (4) programs to each QAM output channel, and (ii) to individually turn on/off each of the four (4) adjacent QAM output channels.

    The encoder supports Dolby Digital and Closed Captioning (EIA-608 and EIA-708). It is also equipped with an Emergency Alert System (EAS) interface. A front-panel RF test point allows for monitoring/testing of the QAM output without service interruption.

    Comprehensive remote monitoring and control is accomplished using any standard Web browser via a front-panel 10/100BaseT Ethernet connection.

    • Features

      • Accepts up to four (4) programs: 4xHD-SDI
      • Supports HD-SDI input loop thru for monitoring
      • Simultaneously delivers the following outputs: 4xQAM (Adjacent), 4xIP (SPTS), and 4xASI
      • Multiplexes up to four (4) input programs in any of the following output combinations:
      • i.1:1 (1 program per QAM channel)
      • ii.2:1 (2 programs per QAM channel, not exceeding 38.8Mbps)
      • Each of the four (4) QAM channels can (i) contain 1 or 2 programs, and (ii) be turned on/off individually
      • Provides 40 dBmV QAM output level for four (4) combined channels
      • Provides comprehensive GUI-based monitoring and control via standard Web browsers
      • Supports Closed Captioning EIA-608 and EIA-708
      • Equipped with EAS interface (Analog Video + L/R Audio)
      • Supports Real-time Dolby Digital audio encoding
      • Supports user-defined PSIP configuration
    • Specifications

      • Dimensions (W x D x H): 19.0 x 18.125 x 1.75 inches (483 x 460 x 44 mm)
      • Power: 115-230VAC, 60/50Hz (Fuse:3.0A, 250VDC, Slo Blo)
      • Power Dissipation: 65 W (QAM/IP version)
      • Weight: 10 lbs (4.54 kg)
      • Operating Temperature: 32 to 122 °F (0 to 50 °C)
      • Storage Temperature: -13 to 158 °F (-25 to 70 °C)
      • Operating Humidity: 0 to 95% RH @ 35 °C max, non-condensing
      • Storage Humidity: 0 to 95% RH @ 35 °C max, non-condensing
      • Local Monitoring: 5x Input Status LEDs; 1x Power LED; 1x "F" Female RF Test Port
      • Local Control: 1x IP Reset button
      • Remote Monitoring/Control: GUI-based menu via Web browser (1x RJ45 front-panel connector; 10/100Base-T)

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