Continue Shopping View Cart
Markertek - The Future of Broadcast Supply

Call 800-522-2025
M-F 8:30am - 7pm EST

Free Shipping Promo Box

FREE SHIPPING No Minimum Order!

SHOP MARKERTEK EVERYDAY for all of your needs. Free shipping on almost every order placed on our website.
Special order & oversized freight intensive items ship at an additional cost. Continental US orders only.

Fast Economical International Shipping
Markertek makes it EASY for our international customers to get their orders!

At check-out you can view our very affordable international shipping rates that are ALL-INCLUSIVE with your GUARANTEED LANDED COST and NO SURPRISE FEES!

*Economy International Shipping delivery time is approximately 7-14 days. Economy International Shipping is available to select countries. Not all products are eligible.

Secure LoginClose X

Returning Markertek Customers

New Markertek Customers

Why Create an Account?

Creating a Markertek account now will save you time on future orders. You'll have full access to your order history and a personalized shopping experience.

Ward-Beck AMS8-1AAM/110 Multichannel Audio Monitor -HD/SD-SDI Demuxer
    Questions? Ask a Markertek Expert:
    800-522-2025 Email

    Ward-Beck AMS8-1AAM/110 Multichannel Audio Monitor -HD/SD-SDI Demuxer

    Manufacturer: Ward-Beck Systems Ltd.

    Item #: WARD-AMS81AAM110   •   MFG #: AMS8-1AAM/110




    The AMS8-1AAM/110, similar in features and as the AMS8-1AM, is a compact one rack-unit aural and visual monitor designed to handle multi-channel format audio signals. Eight PPM/VU LED bargraphs display signal activity, while a sophisticated multi-speaker system allows operators to listen, with great clarity, to the signal being monitored. The AMS8-1AAM/110 has four 110 Ohm, balanced AES digital audio inputs and four analog stereo inputs on 3-pin screw terminal pluggable connectors. Four AES output signals that are copies of the input signals are provided on the rear panel on BNC connectors. A reference input for DARS is provided on a 75 Ohm, unbalanced BNC connector. The AMS8-1AAM/110 is equipped with a Ward-Beck demux module capable of handling both SD and HD SDI signals with embedded audio. The demux module provides a re-clocked copy of the input digital video signal as well as a copy of the AES group that is selected for monitoring. The unit provides an analog stereo output that is a copy of the signal being fed to the integral speakers. This stereo output may be configured to follow the front panel speaker level control or to be a fixed line level output. The SERIAL COMM DB9 connector includes GPI and GPO inputs that may be used for tally and external control functions.
    The versatile AMS8 series monitors may be field configured to suit the monitoring needs of a particular operation or location, using a combination of the eight segment LED dot-matrix readout, the eight lighted pushbuttons and the two rotary shaft encoders with integral pushbutton switches. Ward-Beck has developed an intuitive scheme to ease programming of the AMS8 series monitors. Features that can be readily programmed to assist in monitoring include: creating preset monitoring configuration, creating an infinitely variable proportional stereo mix-down of multiple audio channels, providing global control for monitoring and enabling voice-over on Dolby signals.

    • Features

      • Compact 1 RU multi-channel audio monitor
      • WBS demuxer installed
      • Eight LED bar-graph meters provide visual indication of audio levels
      • Multi-speaker system provides clear audio monitoring
      • 4 AES audio inputs (110 Ohm, balanced)
      • 4 analog stereo inputs
      • External reference input (110 Ohm)
      • Re-clocked AES copy of the input signals provided (110 Ohm)
      • Analog copy of the input signal provided on a 25 pin D connector
      • Analog output of signal feed to internal speakers provided on rear panel
      • Analog output may be fixed line level or follow speaker volume control
      • Operating modes may be field configured to suit monitoring needs
      • Balanced AES connections on pluggable 3 pin screw terminations
      • Unbalanced connections on BNC connectors
      • GPI and GPO controls provided on 9 pin D connector
      • Includes SD/HD Demux module
      • Provides re-clocked copy of input digital video signal
      • Provides AES copies of the de-muxed group being monitored
    • Specifications

      • AES Digital Audio
      • Input Voltagel - 0.2 to 7V pp
      • Max Input - 0 dbfs
      • Input Impedance - 110 Ohm, balanced
      • Output Voltage - 2.5V p-p terminated
      • Max Output - 0 dbfs
      • Output Impedance 110 Ohm, balanced
      • Noise - Less than -100 dbfs
      • THD - Less than 0.001%
      • Analog Audio
      • Input Level - +24 dBu max
      • Input Impedance - >20K Ohm balanced
      • Max Output - 23.5dBu
      • Output Impedance - 60 Ohm, Balanced
      • Frequency Response - 1.5 dBu from 20Hz to 20kHz
      • Noise - Less than -70dBu
      • THD - Less than 0.05%
      • SDI
      • Input Level - 0.8 Vp-p (typical)
      • Input Impedance - 75 Ohm
      • Output Level - 0.8 Vp-p
      • Output Impedance - 75 Ohm
      • Return Loss - -10 dB
      • Data Rates - 270, 360Mbps or 1.485 Gbps
      • General
      • Power Requirements - 90 -230 VAC, 50-60 Hz
      • Dimensions - 19” w x 1 3/4” h x 13” d (483mm x 44mm x 330 mm)
      • Weight - 4.5kg (10 lbs)

    Add Accessories for your AMS8-1AAM/110: