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PHABRIX highlights SMPTE 2110 support and new 12G-SDI STRESS toolset at Broadcast Asia 2018

PHABRIX today announces it will showcase SMPTE ST 2110 support on its flagship Qx Series and renowned handheld, the Sx TAG, on booth 6K3-12 at Broadcast Asia 2018. PHABRIX will also demonstrate its rack-mounted Rx series for up to 4 channel signal generation, analysis and monitoring and its portable SxE 3G/HD/SD generation, analysis and monitoring solution with advanced physical layer analysis.

Qx Series – IP/12G-SDI, 4K/UHD and HDR Generation, Analysis and Monitoring

PHABRIX’s Qx Series offers the latest hybrid IP/SDI test and measurement tools required for the transition to the next generation of video formats. The top of the range Qx IP now offers SMPTE 2110* with PTP and 2022-6 support.

The Qx Series’ new 12G-SDI STRESS option will be making its Broadcast Asia debut, providing an advanced toolset for SDI interface stress testing. Together with the Qx Series’ fast, automated 12G-SDI physical layer analysis with RTE™ (Real-Time Eye) technology, provides a world-class solution to SMPTE compliance verification.

Adding to its already comprehensive PQ HDR toolset, the Qx Series now offers support for Hybrid Log-Gamma (HLG) and S-log3, enhancing the visualization and analysis of 4K/UHD and HD content. The series’ new remote interface will also be demonstrated, employing VNC technology to deliver 16 simultaneous scalable instrument windows backed by a new powerful preset mechanism.

Sx TAG – Portable Generator/Analyzer for hybrid IP/SDI applications

Now offering support for the latest SMPTE 2110* and SMPTE 2022-6 decapsulation/encapsulation, PHABRIX’s Sx TAG is the go-to handheld test and measurement instrument for the world’s most advanced broadcasters and broadcast manufacturers.

Designed for rapid fault-finding and compliance testing in IP, 3G/HD/SD-SDI, optical SDI and analog broadcast workflows, the Sx TAG’s advanced toolset also includes multi-format waveform and vectorscope monitors. With an inbuilt 16:9 screen and speakers, users can perform video and audio generation and analysis in remote locations.

Rx Series: Rack-mounted signal Generation, Analysis and Monitoring (2K/3G/HD/SD)

Ideal for broadcast QC in the studio, MCR or live production truck, PHABRIX’s rack-mounted Rx Series delivers 2K/3G/HD/SD signal generation, analysis and monitoring for faster compliance testing and fault diagnosis of video and audio content. It’s ultra-flexible, user-defined instrument layout can present up to 16 instruments simultaneously, ranging from full screen to 1/16 screen. The Rx’s advanced diagnostics tools include RTE™ (Real-Time Eye) and jitter physical layer analysis instruments, plus closed caption, loudness and Dolby® monitoring.

Phillip Adams, Managing Director, PHABRIX, commented, ‘Broadcast Asia provides us with a fantastic opportunity to present our reliable and agile IP/SDI, HDR and UHD test and measurement solutions to some of the industry’s most advanced broadcasters and broadcast manufacturers in the APAC region.’

PHABRIX will be present on stand #6K3-12 and Ideal Systems’ stand #6F4-04.