Contemporary Research QMOD-YPB 2 HDTV Modulator and IPTV Encoder

Contemporary Research QMOD-YPB 2 HDTV Modulator and IPTV Encoder

Contemporary Research QMOD-YPB 2 HDTV Modulator and IPTV Encoder

B&H # COQMODYPB2 MFR # 5097-001
Contemporary Research QMOD-YPB 2 HDTV Modulator and IPTV Encoder

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  • Encodes to MPEG-2 for QAM Delivery
  • Works on Channels 2-135
  • Also Encodes to H.264
  • 2 YPbPr and Composite Inputs
  • Dual Hardware Scalers
  • Supports HD and SD Resolutions
  • RF and Ethernet Outputs
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Contemporary Research 5097-001 overview

  • 1Description

Whether for digital signage or other form of video content distribution, the QMOD-YPB 2 HDTV Modulator and IPTV Encoder from Contemporary Research accepts standard video inputs and encodes the signal for output over standard TV RF or Ethernet. TV RF channels 2-135 are available for output selection. This QMOD-YPB 2 model has two analog component and composite video inputs with RCA audio. 1080p, 1080i, and 720p HD resolutions are supported, and 480p, NTSC as well as PAL SD resolutions are also supported. Using the internal scalers, any supported video resolution can be set to match your current workflow for consistent quality and screen compatibility.

  • Internal hardware scalers support up to 1080p60 video, resolution can follow input video or scaled to a specific resolution
  • Zoom, shrink, and reposition content for edge-to-edge representation
  • Create an HD dual program MPEG2 or H.264 stream for broadcast over RF
  • Encodes audio as AAC or AC3, and can create dual-language SAP audio for each program
  • Decodes Line 21 captioning from composite video inputs
  • Delivers a fully agile QAM 64 single or QAM 256 dual program on digital cable on channels 2-135
  • Up to 270 HD programs and 135 channels per system
  • Streams MPTS/SPTS Multicast/Unicast IPTV from the Gigabit Ethernet port
  • Distributes channel over an on-site broadband cable system with an adjustable output level to 29 dBmV, compatible with all cable format broadband systems
In the Box
Contemporary Research QMOD-YPB 2 HDTV Modulator and IPTV Encoder
  • Power Supply
  • IR Remote Control
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description

    Contemporary Research 5097-001 specs

    Inputs 2 x RCA YPbPr
    2 x RCA Composite
    2 x RCA Analog Stereo Audio
    2 x SPDIF
    Outputs 1 x RJ45 Ethernet
    1 x Coaxial RF Out
    Resolution Support 1080p, 1080i, 720p, 480p, NTSC, PAL
    Encoding Video:
    MPEG2 HD: 10-25 Mbps
    MPEG2 SD: 5-6 Mbps
    H.264 HD: 5-10 Mbps
    H.264 SD: 2-4 Mbps

    Converts PCM or MPEG1, Layer 2 audio to stereo AC-3, AAC, or MP2
    Modulation Switchable 64/256 QAM, J83 Annex B, Interleaving Modes (128,1)
    MER 38 dB typical
    Power Consumption 11.5-13.5 VDC, 1.1 A (maximum)
    Power Supply 12 VDC, 2 A
    2.1mm coaxial jack
    Dimensions 8.5 x 1.7 x 6" / 22 x 6 x 15 cm
    Weight 1.5 lb / 680 g
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 16.0 x 11.0 x 4.0"

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