ZeeVee HDBridge 2520 2-Ch 720p Encoder & Modulator

ZeeVee HDBridge 2520 2-Ch 720p Encoder & Modulator

ZeeVee HDBridge 2520 2-Ch 720p Encoder & Modulator

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ZeeVee HDBridge 2520 2-Ch 720p Encoder & Modulator

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  • Broadcasts 2 x Component / VGA Over Coax
  • 2 x DIN Inputs / 2 x DIN to RCA Cables
  • Optional DIN to VGA Cable
  • Supports Resolutions Up to 720p
  • Supports Digital and Analog Audio
  • MPEG-2 and AC-3 Encoding
  • Integrated Closed Caption Support
  • Color Front-Panel Monitoring LCD
  • 1RU Rack Ears Integrated
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ZeeVee HDb2520 overview

  • 1Description

The ZeeVee HDBridge 2520 2-Ch 720p Encoder & Modulator converts four Component or VGA sources into cable channels and broadcasts them over existing coax cabling to an unlimited number of tuner-equipped displays.

The 2520 features two full-sized DIN inputs and includes two 3 ft DIN to multi-RCA breakout cables that enable connecting Component video, Composite closed captions, and digital and analog audio. Optional ZeeVee DIN to VGA cables are required for connecting VGA sources. Component and VGA inputs are ideal for connecting satellite receivers and digital signage players.

Video is encoded into MPEG-2 and audio into AC-3. VGA input supports a wide range of resolutions from 640 x 480p/i to 1280 x 720p, and Component input supports 720p60 and 480p/i. VGA inputs can also be broadcast in 1080p/i30 centered in the best vertical fit. 1RU rack ears are integrated. Linking up to built-in tuners eliminates the need for matrix switches or receivers. Output to an unlimited number of displays is possible by using optional splitters.

Key Features
  • Broadcasts two Component or VGA sources over existing coax cabling
  • Features two full DIN inputs
  • Includes two DIN to multi-RCA breakout cables
  • Optional DIN to VGA cables required for connecting VGA sources
  • Supports an unlimited number of tuner-equipped displays via optional splitters
  • Free access to web-based Maestro management software for local/remote configuration and management
  • Color front-panel LCD provides operating status
  • Integrated closed caption support
  • Integrated 1RU rack ears
Supported Resolutions
  • VGA input supports a wide range of resolutions from 480p/i to 720p
  • Component input supports 720p60 and 480p/i
  • VGA input can also be broadcast in 1080p/i30 centered in the best vertical fit
MPEG-2 & AC-3 Encoding
  • Encodes video into MPEG-2 and audio into AC-3
  • Up to 36 Mbps sustained average MPEG-2 encoding rate
  • User-settable program information
RF Modulation / Channel Upconversion
  • Well-formed QAM 256 6 Mhz channel, inserted onto any blank channel
  • Frequency agile from 50 to 858 Mhz (channels 2-135)
  • Supports STD, HRC or IRC cable standards
Included Hydra AV Breakout Cables
DIN to:
  • Component video on RCA
  • Composite on RCA for closed captions
  • Digital audio (Coax) on RCA, 75 Ohm 0 to 0.7v
  • Analog audio on RCA, 75 Ohm 0 to 0.7v
UPC: 812254010236
In the Box
ZeeVee HDBridge 2520 2-Ch 720p Encoder & Modulator
  • 2 x Hydra AV Cable, 3 ft (91 cm)
  • Limited 5-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description

    ZeeVee HDb2520 specs

    Inputs 2 x full DIN connectors

    Included breakout cables feature DIN to:
    Component video on RCA
    Composite on RCA for closed captions
    Digital audio (Coax) on RCA, 75 Ohm 0 to 0.7v
    Analog audio on RCA, 75 Ohm 0 to 0.7v
    Audio Audio is internally encoded into Dolby Digital AC-3
    Supported Resolutions Component:
    720p60, 480p/i

    1280 x 720p, 1176 x 664, 1152 x 864, 1024 x 768, 800 x 600, 720 x 480p/i, 640 x 480p/i

    *VGA resolutions are broadcast centered in the best vertical fit into 1920 x 1080p30 or 1280 x 720p60
    Closed Caption Support EIA/CEA-608 captions accepted over Composite video input
    Video Encoder
    Encoder Video Profile MPEG-2 HD Profile 2, ISO13818-2 MP@HL
    Traffic Shaping Variable bit rate
    Video Transport Bit Rate 38.78 Mbps
    Encoding Data Rates Variable, 10 - 24 Mbps per channel

    (Average encoding data rate: 18 Mbps per channel)
    Encoding Latency Programmable 100 to 400 msec
    Color Profile 4:2:0
    GOP Size 16
    Video, Audio PID Programmable
    Program Information Programmable
    Audio Encoder
    Encoder Audio Profile ATSC A/52, Dolby(r) Digital (AC-3)
    Modulation Type QAM 256 (ITU-T J83 Annex B) interleaving modes: (64,2) only
    Cable Standard HRC, IRC or STD or user defined (varies by region)
    Frequency Range 4 paired, frequency agile QAM RF CATV:
    2 kHz resolution
    +/- 30 ppm accuracy
    +/- 35 ppm stability
    Output Power +45 dBmV typical
    Output Level Adjustment 25 - 45 dBmV in 1dBmV steps
    MER 38 dB typical
    I/Q Amplitude Imbalance < 1% typical
    Spectral Tilt <= 1dB over 6MHz typical
    Network Interface 10/100 MB Ethernet via RJ45 connection
    IP address via DHCP or set by user
    HTML/Javascript served web interface for easy configuration
    Telnet connection for CLI scripting
    Easy firmware updates
    All settings saved in NV storage
    MTBF 45,000 hours
    Cooling Dual internal cooling fans, front inlet, rear exhaust
    Vibration NSTA 1A in carton
    Mounting Integrated rack ears; 1RU rack height
    Compliance FCC Class A
    Enclosure Type Metal
    Operating Temperature 32 to +113°F (0 to +45°C)
    Humidity 10 to 80%, non-condensing
    Dimensions 1.72 x 17.33 x 9.9" (4.36 x 44 x 25.1 cm), without rack mount ears
    Weight 6.25 lb (2.84 kg)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 9.65 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 21.1 x 12.6 x 4.8"

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