SLM-1479-ATSC6 Portable Cable/Digital TV RF Analyzer
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Sencore - SLM-1479-ATSC6 Portable Cable/Digital TV RF Analyzer

$2,129.00 Each

The portable SLM 1479 cable/digital TV RF analyzer answers the needs of TV and cable installers and technicians in today’s broadcast and high speed cable TV video delivery networks. It is capable of testing and analyzing digital TV/RF formats including QAM, DOCSIS, 8VSB (ATSC) and NTSC from 5 MHz to an extended 1250 MHz.

The meter provides in-depth RF measurements including MER, BER, PER, EVM, noise margin, constellation, spectral analysis and DOCSIS 3.0 channel bonding and dropped packets. It includes simple pass or fail quality indications for easy interpretation of results. Additionally, the SLM 1479 decodes live video and audio from clear streams and displays MPEG information such as service names, video/audio program IDs and MPEG format descriptors.

With its color touchscreen display, the SLM 1479 user interface eliminates the need for multiple menus and pushbuttons, and it achieves the ultimate in user friendliness. The display offers easy to interpret graphs and results as well as live spectral and constellation diagrams for thorough troubleshooting. The SLM 1479 also offers a LAN port for remote connectivity and downloading the results of its automated pass/fail test for system documentation and record keeping.

The SLM 1479 is designed to meet the rigors of everyday field use with a rugged display that is both dependable and viewable even in the brightest sunlight. It also includes a padded nylon case with all the straps and handles a user could want.

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  • 7” high-resolution touch screen user interface simplifies navigation and makes complex measurement tasks easy
  • H.264 and MPEG-2 video decoding; MPEG, AAC, HE-AAC, Dolby AC3 and E-AC3 (DD+) audio decoding
  • Extended RF frequency range from 5 to 1250 MHz
  • Digital RF measurements including average power/level, pre/post BER, MER, Noise Margin, spectral analysis, and constellation
  • Advanced installer meter features including INGRESS mode, LEAKAGE mode, BARS SCAN and TILT
  • Optional DOCSIS 2.0/3.0 upstream and downstream testing capabilities, 8×4 channel bonding with automatic lock to CMTS
  • Optional optical power meter with interchangeable FCST-SC connector for fiber optic testing (FTTH & FTTX) and troubleshooting
  • User definable channel scan testing /logging with automatic quality analysis: FAIL-PASS-MARG
  • Alpha/numeric keypad for direct channel/frequency selection
  • SMART software PC interface for meter upgrades, channel plans and AutoScan testing/logging management
  • Weighs only 3.5 lbs. (1.6 kg), H 5.5 x L 9.5 x D 2 inches (14 x 24 x 5 cm)
  • Up to 4 hours active battery life with automatic battery saver
  • Supplied with padded nylon case, accessories, AC power adapter and vehicle battery charger



Advanced Video Delivery & Signal Transmission Technologies For Broadcast, Cable, Satellite, IPTV, & More Sencore is the leader in the development of high-quality signal transmission solutions for the broadcast, cable, satellite, IPTV, and professional audio/video markets. Their product line of top-rated equipment includes video delivery products, system monitoring and analysis solutions, and test and measurement equipment – all designed to support system interoperability and backed by best-in-class customer support. Sencore meets the rapidly changing needs of modern media by ensuring the efficient delivery of high-quality video from the source to the home. Sencore’s advanced video delivery and signal transmission technologies overcome the complexities to enable consistent, high-quality video distribution. Their solutions offer proven compatibility with a wide range of technologies including analog, digital, HD/SD, MPEG2, H.264, IP, 8VSB, QAM, and DVB-S/S2. Their comprehensive digital video system monitoring products ensure consistent, high-quality content delivery by providing continuous logging and monitoring of multiple signal types in both digital TV and IPTV networks. Broadcast engineers can remotely identify and resolve problems before they occur, respond to alerts and alarms, and quickly isolate the cause of outages with real-time system metrics and comparative analysis of critical measurements and system logs.

Additional information

Weight 3.5 lbs
Dimensions 17 × 17 × 4 in