11.03.08

New fiber optic link.

AUTHOR: Inavate

MultiDyne has introduced the NEW HD-3000 Series of 5 to 2970 Mbps Serial Digital Video Fiber Optic Transport Link. The fiber optic link supports the NEW 1080p progressive 3 Gbps HD format.

The product line is intended to ease the engineering and financial difficulties associated with the migration to Digital and High Definition Television. The HD-3000 line will provide an economical solution for the fiber optic transport and distribution of virtually any digital signal from 5 Mbps to 3 Gbps, reducing risk for new formats in the foreseeable future. The HD-3000 will future proof your system design and infrastructure to support 1080p. The supported standards include SMPTE 424M 3G-SDI, SMPTE 292M 1.485 Gbps, SMPTE 259M with operation from 143Mbps - 360Mbps, SMPTE 310M 19.4Mbps, M2S or DVB-ASI 270Mbps, SMPTE 344M 540Mbps and SMPTE 305M SDTi rates.

The systems will transparently pass any embedded audio and data. The audio and data must be embedded and extracted separately.

The HD-3000 Series of products are available in compact stand-alone and rack-mount packages making them ideal for applications including field remotes, sporting events, ENG/SNG, production and in-plant signal distribution. The power requirements are 110 and 220V AC with a wall-mount power supply or 5 to 16 VDC with an external battery.

The compact unit offers an economical solution for the distribution of digital signals from 5Mbps to 3Gbps up to 15 KM over Singlemode or up to 300 meters over Multimode fiber optic cables.