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Blonder Tongue HDE-8C-QAM MPEG2 HD Encoder 8x Component/Composite 4x QAM

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  • Accepts up to 8 programs from any of the following inputs: 8xComponent and 8xComposite
  • Supports additional 1 spare input to replace the failed input
  • Digitizes, MPEG-2 encodes, and multiplexes up to 8 inputs into 4 QAM output channels (2 programs per QAM channel)
  • Provides any 1 of the 4 QAM output streams in ASI format
  • Compatible with ITU Annex A and B digital QAM formats
  • Provides comprehensive GUI-based monitoring and control via standard Web browsers
  • Provides a front-panel RF test point (at 20 dB below primary QAM output)
  • Equipped with EAS interface (Analog Video + L/R Audio)
  • Supports Real-time Dolby® Digital audio encoding
  • Supports Closed Captioning EIA-608
  • Supports user-defined PSIP configuration


Product Description

HDE-8C-QAM (MPEG-2 HD Encoder – 8xComponent/Composite – 4xQAM) accepts up to eight (8) analog programs from any of the following inputs: 8xComponent and 8xComposite. The encoder is equipped with a spare input (9th input) to replace any one (1) of the primary eight (8) inputs in the event of a failure.

The encoder digitizes, MPEG-2 encodes each input into a high-definition stream, multiplexes the resulting more
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