Kramer KDS-DEC3 H.264 to HD HDMI Audio/Video Decoder with RS-232 Port

Kramer KDS-DEC3 H.264 to HD HDMI Audio/Video Decoder with RS-232 Port
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Kramer KDS-DEC3 Overview

The KDS-DEC3 H.264 Decoder from Kramer is an H.264 decoder for HDMI encoded signals up to 1080p60 at a maximum bitrate of 25 Mb/s. It is designed to work with the KDS-EN3 H.264 encoder to provide a high-quality and fully-featured end-to-end video and audio over IP solution. The decoder features one HDMI output, as well as an unbalanced stereo audio output, and an RS-232 control port. KDS-EN3 manager software allows remote management of the KDS-EN3 network, including auto-detection and discovery of KDS-EN3/KDS-DEC3 units on a sub-net.

Supports MPEG-4 AVC using H.264 & AAC codecs
Scaling & cropping features for flexible display of source content on the decoder output
10/100/1000Mb standard Ethernet network operation
Decoder-integrated network switch allows for KDS-DEC3 daisy chaining and network extension
HDMI video support, and HDMI or analog audio support
Unicast and multicast streaming support through RTSP (Real Time Streaming Protocol)
Local downscale streaming
Fail-safe video playback when a decoder loses connection to an encoder
RS-232 virtualization from encoder to decoder
Enable open software decoding through VLC player software (not included)

Kramer KDS-DEC3 Specs

Outputs1 x HDMI
1 x 3.5 mm mini phone jack, unbalanced audio
Ports2 x RJ45, Ethernet fully switched
1 x 9-pin Sub-D, RS-232
Supported HD ResolutionVideo Single Channel: Up to 1920 x 1080p60 and 1920 x 1200 (60 Hz)
Output Resolutions1920×1200, 1920×1080, 1680×1050, 1600×1200, 1600×900, 1440×900, 1400×1050, 1360×768, 1280×1024, 1280×960, 1280×720, 1024×768, 800×600, 720×576, 720×480, 640×480
CompressionH.264/MPEG-4 (AVC)
MPEG-4 AAC-LC, audio
Supported ProfilesBaseline, Main, High
LevelsUp to 4.2
Bit Rates100 kb/s to 25 Mb/s
96, 128, 192, and 256 Kb/s, analog
Rate ControlCBR, VBR, adjustable GOP (Group Of Pictures) size
Channels2 stereo, HDMI with digital L-PCM audio
Sample FrequencyAnalog: 32, 44.1, and 48 kHz
TemperatureOperating: 32° to 104°F (0° to 40°C)
Storage: -40° to 158°F (-40° to 70°C)
Humidity10 - 90%, RHL non-condensing
Power Consumption5 VDC, 3 A maximum
Dimensions5.04 x 1.02 x 4.29" (12.8 x 2.6 x 10.9 cm)
Weight9.2 oz (260 g)
Packaging Info
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)23.2 x 13.6 x 10"
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