For.A HVS-100 HD/SD Portable Video Switcher with HVS-100OU Control Panel

For.A HVS-100 HD/SD Portable Video Switcher with HVS-100OU Control Panel

For.A HVS-100 HD/SD Portable Video Switcher with HVS-100OU Control Panel

Special Order
Free Standard Shipping on Orders Over $49
Expected availability: 2-4 weeks

Product Highlights

  • 8 x SD/HD-SDI Inputs
  • 4 x SD/HD-SDI Outputs / 1 x HDMI Output
  • Open Slots for Additional I/O Support
  • Frame Synchronizers
  • Re-Sizing Engine
  • 2 Keyers and 2 DSKs
  • Various Wipe Transitions and DVEs
  • Multi Viewer
  • Event Memory and User Button
  • GUI Control Function via Web Browser
Show moreShow less

This item is noncancelable and nonreturnable

Enter to win a $1000 B&H Gift Card!

Share a favorite product for chances to win one of four $1000 B&H Gift Cards! 1 new winner announced every Monday starting Dec 11th!
Limit 1 entry per day; Come back every day to increase your chance of winning!

Be sure to mention #BHWishList when you share!

Share on Twitter

Congrats to our winners so far:

Gabrielle P

Next winner: 12/18/2017

Official Rules


NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. The B & H $1,000.00 Gift Card Dash (the "Sweepstakes") is void where prohibited by law and is sponsored by B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001 ("Sponsor"). It is not sponsored or endorsed by Facebook or Twitter in any way.

Entry Period/Methods of Entry. The Sweepstakes will run from on or about December 4, 2017 until on or about December 31, 2017 (the "Entry Period"). Entries received outside the Entry Period are void. Enter the Sweepstakes via either one of the following methods. (1) Share any product found on the B&H website (the "Website") on Facebook or Twitter via the dedicated links contained on the Website using the hashtag #BHWishList; or (2) Mail a postcard (postmarked during the Entry Period) containing your name, address, phone number, and email address, and indicate the subject(s), if any, about which you are interested in receiving future emails from B&H (e.g. photo, video, audio, computers, home theater, portable entertainment ) (optional) to: B&H $1,000.00 Gift Card Dash Sweepstakes, c/o B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001 (either option, an "Entry"). Entries must not, in the sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsor, contain obscene, provocative, defamatory, sexually explicit, or otherwise objectionable or inappropriate content. Entries deemed by Sponsor to be inappropriate will be disqualified. Entries owned by a third party, or the use of any trademarks, service marks, logos, brands, or products owned by a third party are not acceptable for entry into the Sweepstakes. Limit 1 entry per person, per day.

Winner Selection/Prizes/Odds. The B&H Social Team will randomly select a winner from among all eligible entries every Monday during the Entry Period, for a total four (4) winners (each a "Winner"). Each Winner will receive a B&H Gift Card pre-valued in the amount of $1,000.00. No cash or other substitutions will be offered. Winner selection is in the sole and absolute discretion of the B&H Social Team. Any taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner. Winners will be notified and receive their prize at the email address associated with the account to which their Entry was posted or the email account provided with a mail-in entry. The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

Identity of Winners/Eligible Participants. Winners will be identified by the email account associated with the Facebook or Twitter account from which their Entry was submitted or the email account provided with a mail-in entry. An email account holder shall mean the natural person assigned to such email account by the internet access or online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with such email account. Any issues regarding the identity of a Winner shall be resolved by Sponsor in its sole discretion. The Sweepstakes is only open to residents of the United States that are at least eighteen (18) years of age on their entry date and is not open to employees of Sponsor, their immediate family, any person domiciled with such employees, or any affiliates or subsidiaries of Sponsor.

Entry Ownership/Entrant Agreements. Entrants retain full ownership and copyrights to their Submission. However, by entering the Sweepstakes entrants grant Sponsor permission to use their Entries for promotional purposes on their respective social media channels with proper credit. Entrants also agree: (a) to be bound by these Official B&H $1,000.00 Gift Card Dash Sweepstakes Rules; (b) that any claims related to this Sweepstakes shall be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action and that awards, shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred in entering the Sweepstakes, and shall not include incidental or consequential damages or attorneys fees; and (c) that any actual or perceived ambiguities in these rules shall be interpreted by Sponsor in their sole discretion.

Limitation of Liability/Sponsor Modification/Cancellation Rights/ Choice of Law/ Venue/ Winners List. Sponsor is not responsible for incomplete entries or for failure to receive entries due to technical failures or human error of any kind. Winners agree that Sponsor will have no responsibility for losses or damage of any kind resulting from the acceptance, possession, or use of the prizes. Except where prohibited, participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes entrant's consent to the publication of his or her name by Sponsor in any media for commercial or promotional purposes without limitation or further compensation subject to Sponsor's respective Privacy Policies. Sponsor may modify or discontinue the Sweepstakes at any time and may disqualify from the Sweepstakes any person it determines, in its sole discretion, to have attempted to or actually tampered with or otherwise abused any aspect of the Sweepstakes. Entrants agree that in the unlikely event a dispute arises in connection with this Sweepstakes, it will be governed by the laws of the State of New York and heard exclusively in a court of applicable jurisdiction in the County and State of New York irrespective of any choice of law provisions to the contrary. To receive names of the winners by U.S. mail, please mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to: B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., Attn: B&H $1,000.00 Gift Card Dash Sweepstakes, 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001. Any Winners List request must be received by B&H within one (1) year of the date the Sweepstakes is conducted.

Let us know how to reach you if you win!

Privacy 100% guaranteed; email address for contact purposes only


Already have a B&H account? Just log in tomorrow to enter again!

$0.00 Tax Collected Outside NY and NJ

You Pay: $9,900.00

Add to Wish List Item in Wish List

For.A HVS-XT100 overview

  • 1Description

The HVS-100 HD/SD Portable Video Switcher with HVS-100OU Control Panel from For.A is a multi-functional unit that incorporates a range of functions and features including mixed HD/SD input, frame synchronizing, re-sizing engine, 2.5D wipe effects, DVE, keyer with chroma key, and DSK. It features 8 SD/HD-SDI inputs, 4 SD/HD-SDI outputs, and 1 HDMI outputs. It also has three slots open for various inputs and outputs to be added, such as analog, component, analog composite, HDMI, and VGA, in addition to more SD/HD-SDI.

This switcher also includes a built-in Web server that lets you change settings from a PC or tablet terminal. A clip memory feature has been added to this unit to support elaborate performances such as through the use of CG wipes, while the multi-viewer meets a diverse range of monitoring needs.

This portable video switcher unit features a single main unit and control panel. The equipment can be used in all types of locations, including live events, sports, news studios, broadcasting vans, editorial offices, and presentation halls, making it a suitable tool for shaping the imaginative ideas of video creators.

The control panel has been specifically designed keeping professionals in mind. It includes authentic bus buttons, AUX buttons, a fader controller, and direct buttons for various functions with one touch. The main unit offers expandability to facilitate the add-on of a redundant power source unit and various input/output cards.

Inputs / Outputs
8 inputs and 4 outputs come as standard with HD/SD-SDI. It supports mixed HD/SD input in standard configuration. The 5 outputs, including an HDMI output, can be freely assigned. It also features 3 slots that enable various inputs and outputs to be added, such as analog component, analog composite, HDMI, and VGA in addition to HD/SD-SDI.
Frame Synchronizers
Each input in this unit is fitted with a frame synchronizer that enables switching of asynchronous video signals. Installation of expansion cards (sold separately) supports asynchronous picture input from PCs, etc. Each input is also equipped with a process amplifier capable of adjusting the video level, chroma level, etc. of the input signal.
Re-Sizing Engine
A re-sizing engine (expansion) is provided on 4 of the inputs. This achieves a fully mixed SD/HD environment with a switcher alone and no need to connect any external equipment such as an up-converter. This is readily suitable for re-sizing not only SD signals but also PC video.
2 Keyer and DSK
The keyer has a chroma key function. Since the keyer and DSK each have free-assignable 2.5D DVE, scale effects (expansion, contraction) or other effects of the synthesized channel can be set individually.
Abundant Transitions and DVEs
Cut, mix, and wipe can be chosen for the transition. Diverse DVE wipes include 100 2.5D wipe patterns and page turn. Along with wipes, effects like mosaic and defocus are also provided.
2 Still Stores
Video signals and PGM output can be captured as still images. You can achieve a CG wipe using data sent via Ethernet such as still data created on a PC or up to 480-frame video. Images can be uploaded and downloaded using the USB port. The still stores support JPEG, TGA, and BMP file formats. A backup function means still image data can be stored in the main unit and retrieved after rebooting.
4/10/16 Split Multi Viewer
Display channels can be freely assigned, allowing assignment of not only input source but also PGM output. Output from HDMI is also possible without compromising the resolution of SD video and the image is displayed in the split view. Each channel offers title display and tally display functions.
Event Memory and User Button
The main unit is equipped with an event memory function allowing 100 events to be stored. It is possible to register events on a user button on the control panel and remote panel so that panel settings can be changed simply by pushing the user button. You can freely set the transition time and effect for loading events. Since seamless transition of complex images to the recorded state is possible with a single button, it is suitable for live applications. You can freely register various switcher functions on the user button to customize the control panel in line with needs.
Macro Function
A macro function enables you to store and register a series of operations and then perform complicated operations with the push of a button.
Freely Assignable DSK
You can assign 2 DSK channels to either PGM, PST, or AUX. This unit not only supports M/E and P/P bus, but also AUX bus transition switching. As a result, when displaying videos on a separate monitor besides the main system, you can actively use AUX to expand the range of your production.
External Interfaces
External interfaces include the EDITOR port for connecting to an editor, GPI port supporting up to 24 inputs/outputs, RS-422 port for connecting an HVS-30RU Remote Control Panel (sold separately), and an Ethernet port used during PC control.
GUI Control Function
A built-in Web server enables the settings of this switcher to be changed from a PC via a network. Mobile and tablet terminals can also be used through a wireless access point.
Redundant Power Supply
The redundant power supply unit (sold separately) enables doubling-up of power source. An enlarged fan and improved exhaust process guarantee silent operation, making it suitable for installation near the control panel or in quiet environments.
Additional Features
  • Safety area marker display
  • Color bar display
  • Matte generation function
In the Box
For.A HVS-100 HD/SD Portable Video Switcher with HVS-100OU Control Panel
  • HVS-100 MU HD/SD Portable Video Switcher
  • HVS-XT100OU 12 Button Operation Unit for Hanabi XT Series Switchers
  • AC Cord
  • 2 x Rack Mount Bracket
  • 33' (10m) BNC Cable
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description

    For.A HVS-XT100 specs

    Video Formats 1080i 50/59.94i
    1080PsF 23.98/24/25/29.97
    720p 50/59.94
    525/60 (NTSC)
    625/50 (PAL)

    Note: Optional expansion card is required to support 1080/59.94p and 1080/50p.
    Video Input 8 x SD/HD-SDI, 75 Ω, BNC (FSs on 8 inputs, resize engines on 4 inputs)

    Using optional HVS-XT100DI Input Card:
    HD-SDI: 1.5 Gb/s or SD-SDI: 270 Mb/s, 4 x 75 Ω, BNC (FSs and resize engines on 4 inputs)
    Using optional HVS-XT100AI Input Card:
    HD analog component, SD analog component, analog composite
    Using optional HVS-XT100PCI Input Card:
    HDMI: XGA to WUXGA/HDTV (1080i), XGA to WUXGA (720p), VGA to XGA (SD)
    RGB: XGA to WUXGA/HDTV (1080i), XGA to WUXGA (720p), VGA to XGA (SD)
    Video Output 4 x SD/HD-SDI, 75 Ω, BNC
    1 x HDMI

    Using optional HVS-XT100DO Output Card:
    2 x SD/HD-SDI, 75 Ω, BNC
    Using HVS-XT100AO Output Card (sold separately)
    HD analog component, SD analog component, analog composite

    Using HVS-XT100PCO Output Card (sold separately)
    HDMI: XGA to WUXGA/HDTV (1080i), XGA to WUXGA (720p), VGA to XGA (SD)
    RGB: XGA to WUXGA/HDTV (1080i), XGA to WUXGA (720p), VGA to XGA (SD)
    HDCP Compatible No
    Signal Processing 4:2:2:4, digital component
    Quantization SD/HD-SDI: 10-bit
    Effect WIPE: 100 patterns, border and softness
    2.5D DVE: 56 patterns or more DVE WIPEs
    Transitions Available Controller: Fader controller, AUTO or CUT button
    Type: MIX or WIPE (DVE included)
    Still Store 2 channels (with backup feature)
    Keyer/DSK 4 channels (2 x KEYER and 2 x DSK), includes 2D DVE that can be freely assigned
    KEYER: Chroma key and Edge effect
    Multi-viewer Quad-, 10- or 16-way split views with title, tally, and audio level meter display and 1 frame delay for PGM output
    Proc Amp Equipped with all inputs
    Event Memory 100 events (complementary transition available when loading events)
    Macro 30 commands (up to 230 series of operations can be registered per command)
    Genlock Input Black Burst (NTSC): 0.429 Vpp
    Black Burst (PAL): 0.45 Vpp
    Tri-level Sync: 0.6 Vpp, 1 x 75 Ω, BNC, loop-through (to be terminated with 75 Ω terminator, if unused)
    Genlock Output Black Burst (NTSC): 0.429 Vpp
    Black Burst (PAL): 0.45 Vpp
    Tri-level Sync: 0.6 Vpp, 1 x 75 Ω, BNC
    System Phase Adjust -1/2 to +1/2 Horizontal
    I/O Delay 1H (minimum delay)
    1 to 2 frames +1H (when FS or re-size engine used)
    2 to 3 frames +1H (when FS or re-size engine plus DVE used)
    3 to 4 frames +1H (when FS or re-size engine plus output resize engine and DVE used)
    External Memory USB flash drive
    Interface Ethernet (10/100Base-TX): 1 x RJ-45
    TO OU: 1 x RJ-45
    GPI-IN/OUT: 1 x 25-pin D-sub (female) (24 inputs/24 outputs), TTL negative logic pulse or Make-contact
    RS-422: 1 x 9-pin D-sub (female) (for the HVS-30RU Remote Front Panel with Remote Cable and tally unit connection)
    EDITOR: 1 x 9-pin D-sub (female), BVS-3000 and GVG-100 protocols
    ARCNET: 2 x 75 Ω, BNC, loop-through (to be terminated with 75 Ω terminator, if unused)(for control panel an dAUX remote panel connection)
    Temperature 32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
    Humidity (Non-condensing) 10 to 90%
    Power / Consumption HVS-XT100 Switcher: 100 to 240 VAC ±10%, 50/60 Hz / approximately 240 W
    HVS-XT100OU Control Panel: 100 to 240 VAC ±10%, 50/60 Hz / approximately 23 W
    Consumables Power supply unit (to be replaced every 5 years)
    Cooling fan (to be replaced every 6 years)
    Dimensions (W x H x D) HVS-XT100 Switcher: Approximately 16.9 x 3.5 x 8.9" (43.0 x 8.8 x 22.5 cm)
    HVS-XT100OU Control Panel: Approximately 16.5 x 3.4 x 9.7" (42.0 x 8.7 x 24.6 cm)
    Weight HVS-XT100 Switcher: Approximately 11.0 lb (5.0 kg)
    HVS-XT100OU Control Panel: Approximately 5.7 lb (2.6 kg)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 17.0 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 21.9 x 17.8 x 7.9"

    For.A HVS-XT100 reviews

    Be the first to review this item
    Customer Photos

    For.A HVS-XT100 Q&A

    For.A HVS-XT100 accessories

    See any errors on this page? Let us know. crwdcqdstfzdduutzqrqbu