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Apantac LE-16SD Sixteen Input Auto-Detect SD-SDI / CV Multiviewer

B&H # APLE16SD Mfr # LE-16SD
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You Pay: $10,400.00
Product Highlights
  • 16 Auto-Detect SD-SDI / Composite Inputs
  • 16 Ch of Embedded Audio per SDI Input
  • 4 RJ45 Outputs for DVI / HDMI Adapters
  • Resolutions up to 2048 x 1080
  • Single Fame Processing Delay
  • Built-In CATx Extender 35 ft / 115 ft
  • GPI Tally Support
  • Timecode and Clock Display
  • UMD / OMD / IMD
  • Customizable Borders / Labels / Etc.

The Apantac LE-16SD Sixteen Input Auto-Detect SD-SDI / CV Multiviewer outputs up to 16 video sources to up to four displays or to a 16-screen video wall in various split-screen configurations. 16 BNC inputs auto-detect between SD-SDI and Composite sources, and four CAT5 outputs can carry either DVI or HDMI via optional adapters. Although the inputs are SD, they can be scaled to up to 2048 x 1080 for output.

A built-in CATx extender can carry a signal 35 ft or up to 115 ft with an optional active receiver. Skin Technology enables customizing borders, labels, fonts, tally LEDs, clock faces, logos, UMD, OMD, IMD, and dynamic UMD. Serial control is by RS-232 on an RJ45 jack via an included RJ45 to DB9 adapter. Audio is available in AES, analog stereo, and SDI-embedded streams. Control is by front panel buttons for quick preset recalls, by an included software, GPIs or Apantac's ASCII Protocol. The device is 1 RU rack-mountable and comes with a rack mount kit among several cables.

Key Features
  • Single frame processing delay
  • 16 auto-detect SD-SDI / composite inputs
  • Upgrade from SD to HD, HD to 3G via software
  • 16 channels of embedded audio per SDI input
  • 4 channels of discrete audio per input (optional)
  • Supports DVI, HDMI, VGA (optional), SDI (optional) outputs
  • Supports full 10-bit HDMI 1.3 outputs
  • Output resolution up to 2048 x 1080 (including 1080p)
  • Built-in CATx extender -- extends 1080p (DVI/HDMI) 35 ft (or 115 ft with optional active receivers)
  • Built-in analog and digital clocks for time of day and up / down counters
  • Built-in LTC timecode and NTP for clock synchronization
  • Multiple labels per video windows - UMD, OMD, IMD, standalone labels
  • Supports Serial / IP and GPI tally
  • Automatic input aspect ratio detection
  • Built-in video, audio alarm detections - no audio, audio high/low, no video, video black, video frozen, WSS/AFD
  • Supports closed captions (line 21, CEA 608, CEA 708)
  • Apantac Skin Technology allows on-screen graphical elements to be customized with any graphics tools
  • Field upgradable to allow discrete audio (AES/AA)
  • Front panel headphone jack with volume adjustment for convenient audio monitoring
  • Front panel buttons for quick preset recalls
  • 1 RU with optional redundant power supply
Video Inputs 16x auto-detect SD-SDI / Composite
Connectors: BNC IEC 61169-8 Annex A
Video Outputs 4x RJ45 outputs DVI, HDMI, VGA (option)
1x SDI (option)
Output Resolution 800 x 480 - 2048 x 1080 (1080p)
Number of Windows 16
Built-in CATx Extender 35 ft (1.6 m)
Extends up to 115 ft with optional active receiver (35 m)
On-Screen Display Skin Technology for customizing borders, labels (4 / window), fonts, tally LEDS, clock faces, logos, UMD, OMD, IMD, dynamic UMD
Equalization 1312 ft at 270 Mbps with Belden 1694A (400 m)
General Purpose IO Ethernet jack for 40 inputs with DB9 connectors
Return Loss >15 db up to 270Mbps
Serial Port RS232 on RJ45 with RS422 or RS485 option
Baud rate up to 115200
Supported protocols: TSL, TSI, AXP
AES Audio 4 channels / video input (2 pairs, balanced / unbalanced)
IP 1x RJ45 100 Base-TX
Supported protocols: TSL, AXP
Analog Stereo Audio 4 channels / video input (balanced / unbalanced)
Electrical 100 W, 90-250 V 50/60 Hz
Embedded Audio SMPTE-272M-A
EMI/RFI Complies with FCC Part 15, Class A, CE, EU EMC, C-tick
Alarms No audio, audio high / low, no video, video black, video frozen, WSS, AFD
Power Optional redundant power supply
Control Front panel buttons for quick preset recalls, GPIs, Apantac ASCII Protocol (AXP), Director (configuration and control application)
Dimensions 1 RU
17.5 x 19.6" (44.5 x 50 cm)
Apantac LE-16SD Sixteen Input Auto-Detect SD-SDI / CV Multiviewer
  • CD (Software and Manual)
  • 15 ft CAT5 Cable
  • DVI and HDMI Short Distance Receiver
  • Rack Mount Kit
  • SCSI to DB9 Cable for GPI
  • RJ50 to DB9 Cable for GPI per Module
  • RJ45 to DB9 Cable for Serial Control
  • 3-Year Limited Warranty
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