Up / Down / Cross, ARC Conversion

UDC-8625 – 3G / HD / SD SDI Multi-Function Format Converter

The UDC-8625 is a multi-function solution for Up / Down / Cross Conversion, Keying, Logo Insertion, A/B Mixing, all with audio video processing, timing, and synchronization.

The UDC-8625 Format Converter
A feature rich 3G/HD/SD converter that supports all traditional formats including 1080p, 1080i, 720p, 480i, and 576i. Audio and video synchronization is combined with a signal processor, offering full control of the 16 channels of audio with gain, invert, shuffle and sample rate conversion. Video processing offers adjustment for luma / chroma gain plus black offset with metadata processing including AFD processing and insertion. Pillar bar / letter box (wings) insertion can be achieved with the external fill signal or internally from the logo inserter. A/B inputs can be configured to VFade or operate in an auto failsafe mode selecting the secondary input on failure / absence of the primary input.

The UDC-8625 Keyer
The UDC-8625 can be operated as a keyer using the external Key / Fill inputs to key overtop of the PGM input. The operation can be extended to allow for mixing of the background with V Fade transitions behind the keyer by using the second background input.

The UDC-8625 Logo Inserter
The UDC-8625 offers internal 2GB storage for logo insertion that supports static and animated playout with support for TGA, GIF, PNG, JPEG, and BMP file formats.

The UDC-8625 A/B Mixer
For downstream signal mixing the UDC- 8625 offers a full audio / video mixing engine that can be configured to perform Fade-Fade, Take-Fade, or Fade-Take transitions with selectable rate control.

UDC, Keyer, Logo Inserter & A/B Mixer – Any combination, as required!

The UDC-8625 offers complete remote control and monitoring via the DashBoard Control System. Automation support is offered via RS- 422 serial control and/or GPI combined with direct Ethernet connectivity for media transfer.


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