AV-HS6000 2ME Live Production Switcher

 
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AV-HS6000 $39,000.00

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The main unit is equipped with an abundance of inputs and outputs for great system integration that includes 32 SDI and 2 DVI inputs plus 16 SDI outputs. 4 DVEs per ME enable diverse transitions when producing creative video in demanding fast-paced situations. Three types of control panels can be used. C1 and C2 panels offer 24 XPT buttons and 4 pages and allow easy switching among 96 total crosspoints. The compact panel C4 is 30% shorter than the C1/C2 version and offers an easier integration into small studios and OB Vans.

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Key features
  • 34 inputs (SDI X32, DVI×2) and 16 SDI outputs; all inputs have built-in frame synchronizers
  • Simultaneous output in both 1080p and 1080i formats
  • 4 independent MultiViewer displays; Single MultiViewer can display a maximum of 16 video sources
  • Equipped with real-time high-quality chroma keying that employs Primatte® algorithms / Standard 1 channel, expandable up to 4 channels
  • The switcher can be set by the 10,1-type touch-operated Menu Panel AV‑HS60C3G (optional) or by a PC monitor and USB mouse
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SPECIAL OFFER

1 Year 0% Financing Available!

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Mainframe AV-HS60U2P/E -
Power supply AC100 V to 240 V, 50 Hz/60 Hz
(AV-HS60U2 supports redundant power supply)
Power consumption 110 W
Ambient Operating Temperature 0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)
Operating Ambient Humidity 10% to 90% (no condensation)
Storage Temperature 0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)
Storage Humidity 10% to 90% (no condensation)
Weight 482 mmx132 mmx418 mm
(18-31/32 inchesx5-3/16 inchesx16-15/32 inches)(excluding protrusions)
Video Terminal -
SDI IN 1 to SDI IN 32 Terminals During Standard mode
32 lines
• Connectors: BNCx32
• SDI IN 27, SDI IN 28, SDI IN 31, SDI IN 32 terminals are equipped with up-converters.
• SDI IN 25 to SDI IN 32 terminals are equipped with color correctors.

HD-SDI
SMPTE292M (BTA S-004) standard compliant
• 0.8 V [p-p]±10% (75 ohm)
• Automatic equalizer 100 m (328 ft)
(when 1.5 Gbps/5C-FB cable is used)
SD-SDI
SMPTE259M standard compliant
• 0.8 V [p-p]±10% (75 ohm)
• Automatic equalizer 200 m (656 ft)
(when 5C-2V cable is used)

During 3G mode
16 lines
• Connector: BNCx16 (only the odd numbered terminals can be used)
・The even numbered terminals [SDI IN 2],[SDI IN 4] ... [SDI IN 32] cannot be used.・[SDI IN 25], [SDI IN 27], [SDI IN 29], and [SDI IN 31] terminals are equipped with color correctors.
During 4K mode
4K signal x 8 lines
• Connector: BNC x 32 (3G-SDI x 4 SQD/2SI)
• Can use the 4K signal in SQD format and 2SI format

3G-SDI
3G serial digital, SMPTE424M standard compliant
• 0.8 V[p-p] ±10% (75 ohm)
• Automatic equalizer 100 m (328 ft) (when 3 Gbps/5C-FB cable is used)
• 3G?SDI Level B
3G-SDI Level A (FS ON)
DVI-D IN 1 to DVI-D IN 2 Terminals 2 lines
Digital RGB:XGA (1024x768), WXGA (1280x768), SXGA (1280x1024), WSXGA+ (1680x1050),UXGA (1600x1200), WUXGA (1920x1200)
Vertical frequency: 60 Hz
Video format inputs: 1080/59.94p, 1080/50p, 1080/59.94i, 1080/50i, 720/59.94p, 720/50p
• Connectors: DVI-Dx2
• The terminals do not support HDCP.
• The DVI-I connector cable cannot be used.
• For the DVI-D connector cable, use a cable with a length of up to 5 m.(16.4 ft)
• [DVI-D IN1]/[DVI-D IN2] terminals cannot be used during 3G mode and 4K mode.
SDI OUT 1 to SDI OUT 16 Terminals During Standard mode
16 lines (2 distributed outputs per line)
• Connectors: BNCx32
• ME1PGM, ME1PVW, ME1CLN, ME1KEYPVW, ME2PGM, ME2PVW,
ME2CLN, ME2KEYPVW, DSKPGM1, DSKPGM2, DSKPVW1,
DSKPVW2, DSK1CLN, DSK2CLN, DSK3CLN, DSK4CLN, SEL
KEYPVW, MV1 to MV4, and AUX1 to AUX16 can be assigned.

HD-SDI SMPTE292M (BTA S-004) standard compliant
• Output level: 0.8 V [p-p]±10%

SD-SDI SMPTE259M standard compliant
• Output level: 0.8 V [p-p]±10%

During 3G mode
3G-SDI output: 8 lines (2 distribute outputs per line)
HD-SDI output: 2 lines (2 distribute outputs per line)
• Connector
3G-SDI: BNCx16 (odd numbered terminals only)
HD-SDI: BNCx4 ( and terminals only)
• 3G?SDI signal is not output from the even numbered terminals.
- No signal is output from the [SDI OUT 13] and [SDI OUT 15] terminals.
- The HD-SDI signal converted to the 1080i format is output from the and terminals. This signal is converted to the 1080i format by decimating the 1080p signal from the and terminals.
• [SDI OUT 13] and [SDI OUT 15] terminals are equipped with color correctors. The same color corrector setting is also applied to [SDI OUT 14] and [SDI OUT 16] terminals.• ME1PGM, ME1PVW, ME1CLN, ME1KEYPVW, ME2PGM, ME2PVW, ME2CLN, DSKPGM1, DSKPGM2, DSKPVW1, DSKPVW2, DSK1CLN, DSK2CLN, SEL KEYPVW, MV1 to MV2, and AUX1 to AUX8 can be assigned.

During 4K mode
4K signal output: 3 lines (two distribute outputs per line)
2K signal output: 2 lines (two distribute outputs per line)
• Connector
3G-SDI (for 4K signal): BNC x 24 (terminal number 1 to 12)
3G-SDI (for 2K signal): BNC x 4 (terminal number 13 and 15)
HD-SDI (for 2K signal): BNC x 4 (terminal number 14 and 16)
• The 4K signal is output in SQD format.
• The HD-SDI signal converted to the 1080i format is output from the [SDI OUT 14] and [SDI OUT 16] terminals. This signal is converted to the 1080i format by decimating the 1080p signal output from the [SDI OUT 13] and [SDI OUT 15] terminals.
• ME1PGM, ME1PVW, ME1CLN, ME1KEYPVW, ME2PGM, ME2PVW, ME2CLN, DSKPGM1, DSKPGM2, DSKPVW1, DSKPVW2, DSK1CLN, DSK2CLN, SEL KEYPVW, MV1 to MV2, and AUX1 to AUX8 can be assigned.

3G-SDI
3G serial digital, SMPTE424M standard compliant
• Output level: 0.8 V [p-p] ±10%
• 3G-SDI Level B Mapping
Signal Formats SD
480/59.94i, 576/50i
HD
1080/59.94i, 1080/50i, 720/59.94p, 720/50p, 1080/24PsF, 1080/23.98PsF, 1080/25PsF, 1080/29.97PsF,
3G
1080/59.94p, 1080/50p
4K
2160/59.94p, 2160/50p(SQD)
Signal Processing Y:PB:PR 4:2:2 10 bit
R:G:B 4:4:4 8 bit
ME Number 2 ME
Synchronous Terminal -
REF Terminal • Connectors: BNC
• Same field frequencies as those of the system formats supported
In Genlock mode: Black burst or Tri-level Sync input signals (with loop-through)
• If the loop-through output is not used, provide a 75 ohm termination.
• In the 1080/24PsF and 1080/23.98PsF formats, only Genlock mode supported
• In the 1080/23.98PsF format, black burst signals with 10 Field ID
(SMPTE318M standard compliant) or Tri-level Sync signals supported
• In the 1080/24PsF format, Tri-level Sync signals supported
In internal sync mode: Black burst output signal x 2
LTC IN Terminal This is the LTC (linear time code) input terminal.
• Connectors: BNC
• Impedance: 1 kohm
• Level: 1 to 2 V [p-p]
Video Delay Time During Standard mode
1 line (H)
When the frame synchronizer is set to"Off" and the up-converter is set to"Off"
2 field (V)
When the frame synchronizer is set to "On", or the up-converter is set to "On"

• When the signals have passed through PinP, DVE, MultiView, down-converter, or DVI-IN, a maximum delay of 1 frame is applied in each case.

During 3G mode

2 line (H)
When the frame synchronizer is set to [Off]
2 frame (V)
When the frame synchronizer is set to [On]

• Maximum of 2 frame delay is added to each when passed through PinP, DVE, or MultiView.
Control Terminal -
LAN Terminal Compatible with 100Base-TX and AUTO-MDIX (For IP control)
• Connection cable: LAN cable (CAT5E), max. 100 m (328 ft),
STP (Shielded Twisted Pair) cable recommended
• Connector: RJ-45
Panle Terminal Compatible with 100Base-TX and AUTO-MDIX
(For Control Panel AV-HS60C2/AV-HS60C4 connection)
• Connection cable (supplied with AV-HS60C2/AV-HS60C4): LAN cable
(CAT5E), straight cable, STP (Shielded Twisted Pair), 10 m (32.8 ft)
• Connector: RJ-45
COM1(M)/COM2(M)/COM3(M) Terminals RS-422 Control Terminal
For master connection for controlling external devices
• Connector: D-sub 9-pin (female) x 3, inch screw
COM4 (M/S) Terminal RS-422 Control Terminal
For master/slave connection for controlling external devices
• Connector: D-sub 9-pin (female), inch screw
• Switchable between master connection and slave connection via menu
GPI IN Terminal GPI IN: 18 inputs, general-purpose, photocoupler sensing
ALARM OUT: 1 output, open collector output (negative logic)
• Connector: D-sub 25-pin (female), inch screw
GPI OUT1/GPI OUT 2 terminal GPI OUT: 48 outputs, selected from general purpose, tally
Open collector output
• Connector: D-sub 25-pin (female) x 2, inch screw
Accessories • AC cable AV?HS60U2P: 2 cables
AV?HS60U2E: 4 cables
• Rack-mounted rear panel support bracket
• Screws for the rack-mounted rear panel support bracket: 8 screws
• Operating Guide for the AV-HS6000 series (Excerpted Version)
Dimensions (W x H x D)*4 482 mmx132 mmx418 mm
(18-31/32 inchesx5-3/16 inchesx16-15/32 inches)(excluding protrusions)

Powerful 2ME Live Switcher

The AV-HS6000 is a new 2-M/E live video switcher with 32 HD-SDI plus 2 DVI-D inputs, 16 HD-SDI outputs,  16 keyers, 16 AUX Busses, 4 multiviewers, 4 DVEs per M/E, video thumbnail buttons, an intuitive GUI and many other advanced standard features that make it a powerful, easy-to-use tool for advanced production in Sports, Broadcast, House of Worship, Staging, Education and other demanding application. The switcher is configurable to meet an extensive range of production requirements with options including a touch-screen menu panel with waveform, vectorscope, multiviewer, effects preview, extra Primatte chroma keyers and internal video memory expansion up to 48 clips of approximately 60 seconds each. An extensive API will also enables the creation of a virtually limitless range of customized Plug-ins to suit new and emerging production workflow needs.

Visual Control for Rapid; Confident Operation

  • Two groups of positive-touch LCD buttons with thumbnails of graphics, clips or transitions make it faster and easier to select the right content memory or effect.
  • OLED labeling for Crosspoint Buttons speed operation with text and graphic labels. The buttons can also be programmed in multiple backlit-color groups (e.g. cameras; graphic sources)
  • A dedicated DVI-D output with USB-mouse port enables large-screen menu display and selection
  • The switcher can also be set via the optional AV-HS60C3G 10.1-inch touch-operated menu panel with selectable waveform; vectorscope; and video/preview display
  • A Browser equipped PC may also be connected via LAN for menu control

34 Inputs and 16 Outputs

  • Equipped with 32 SDI and two DVI inputs plus 16 SDI outputs
  • Frame synchronizer selectable on all 16 SDI inputs
  • Eight inputs and four outputs are equipped with color correction
  • Four inputs equipped with up-converters; and two outputs equipped with down-converters
  • All outputs equipped with dual BNC connectors to simplify system design

Versatile Transitions and Extensive Key Functions

  • Equipped with four DVE per M/E for background and keyer transitions
  • 16 AUX buses; four equipped with mix transitions
  • A total of 16 Keyers
  • Four keyer channels per M/E; each capable of PinP
  • One super high-quality Primatte® chroma keyer per M/E; expandable to 4ch/ME
  • Four downstream keyers / Four upstream keyers

MultiViewer Displays

  • Equipped with four independent MultiViewer (MV) channels
  • Each MV channel can be sent to one or more outputs
  • Each MV channel can display up to 16 windows
  • I/O Labels; tally; and audio level meter displays

Powerful Memory Functions for Added Speed and Production Value

  • Video Clip, Still Shot, Event memories and Macro Functions simplify complex production workflow
  • Up to 4 Stills, 4 Video Clips (60sec /clip) standard with audio
  • Expandable to 81 clips of up to 60 seconds each (plus 81 stills) with optional HS60D1G memory module
  • 81 Shot Memories, 81 Event record/playback memories

Versatile Functionality to Match Evolving Workflow

  • Web server function for remote menu operation and recall frequently used effects easily
  • The switcher can also be set and operated via an Ethernet connection
  • With future Plug-in software, external equipment control and remote switcher-function control may be added in accordance with required operation workflow
  • An API will be available for creation of custom Plug-ins
  • Support HD 1080/50P / 1080/59.94P/ 1080/23.98PsF / 1080/24PsF / 720/50p / 720/59.94p
  • Single and redundant power supply models are available
  • Up to three control panels can be connected to a mainframe for multi-panel control