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The MBP-125SX MXF Clip Server / Baseband Converter from For.A is a compact 1U video clip server equipped with HD/SD-SDI inputs and outputs and a solid-state drive (SSD) for recording. It enables you to record and play MXF files that are compatible with the Sony XDCAM/XDCAM HD/XDCAM HD422. Clips can be transferred or saved over Gigabit Ethernet. This server can be used in a variety of applications including ingest, playback, and even program playout using a playout system.
Note: Encoding and decoding cannot be performed at the same time.
1U compact main unit employs a vibration-resistant case
Sony XDCAM/XDCAM HD/XDCAM HD422 compatible model with 8 channels of AES I/O model
Mutual conversion between MXF files and HD/SD-SDI signals in real time
Supports media file ingest from the XDCAM drive or network drive
Obtains HD/SD-SDI baseband signals
Supports direct playout from an external XDCAM drive via USB 3.0
Supports high-speed data transfer via Ethernet or USB
Genlock capability (BB or Tri-level)
Supports basic VTR commands using RS-422 remote interface
8 Channels of embedded audio support
The standard capacity of the SSD (Solid State Drive) is 240 GB (included)
In the Box
For.A MBP-125SX MXF Clip Server / Baseband Converter
240GB Solid State Drive
Rack Mount Bracket
Limited 1-Year Warranty
Table of Contents
240 GB SSD (Solid State Drive)
MXF Files Support
Compatible with Sony XDCAM/XDCAM HD/XDCAM HD422 MPEG HD422 (50 Mb/s) MPEG HD (35/25/18 Mb/s) MPEG IMX (50/40/30 Mb/s)
HD-SDI: 1.5 Gb/s or SD-SDI: 270 Mb/s, 1 x 75 Ω BNC
Refrence: BB: NTSC: 0.429 Vpp/PAL: 0.45 Vpp or Tri-level sync: 0.6 Vpp, or loopthrough, 1 x 75 Ω BNC
HD-SDI: 1.5 Gb/s or SD-SDI: 270 Mb/s , 4 x 75 Ω BNC (output 3 and 4 support superimpose of timecode display)
Embedded Audio: Maximum 8 channels (48 kHz/24 bit) HD: Maximum 8 channels (4 x stereo), 16/24 bit, 48 kHz SD: 8 channels, 16/20 bit, 48 kHz AES: 4 x BNC (48 kHz)
Embedded audio: Maximum 8 channels (48 kHz/24 bit) AES: 4 x BNC (48 kHz)
Input: SMPTE RP188 ANC LTC: 1 x BNC Output: SMPTE RP188 ANC LTC: 1 x BNC
DVI: 1 x DVI-I (for Display connection) Ethernet: 2 x 100Base-TX/1000Base-T, RJ-45 USB: 2 x 3.0 Series A (back) 2 x 2.0 Series A (front) REMOTE: 1 x (RS-422) 9-pin D-sub (female) (VTR emulation protocol) RS-232C: 1 x 9-pin D-sub (male)(for Touch panel connection) GPI/ALARM: 1 x 15-pin D-sub (female) ALARM: Power, Fan alarm (contact output) / GPI: 3 inputs, 3 outputs (contact input, open collector output) Audio Output: 1 x 3.5 mm stereo minijack
Temperature / Humidity
32 to 104ºF (0 to 40ºC) / 20 to 80% (no condensation)
100 to 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz / approximately 78 W
List management software
Dimensions (W x H x D)
16.9 x 1.7 x 19.6" (430.0 x 44.0 x 500.0 mm) EIA1U
Approximately 17.6 lb (8.0 kg)
For.A MBP-125SX MXF Clip Server / Baseband Converter Review