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Imagine Communications TVM9150PKG

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Specifications
VIDEO  
HD/SD-SDI Input Module (TVM-VTM-SDI-H)
Two passive looping inputs accepting SD SMPTE 259M-C formats or HD SMPTE 292M formats, including: 525/59.94, 625/50, 1080i/60, 1080i/59.94, 1080i/50, 1080p/30, 1080p/29.97, 1080p/25, 1080p/24, 1080p/23.98, 1080p/30sF, 1080p/29.97sF, 1080p/25sF, 1080p/24sF, 1080p/23.98sF, 720p/60, 720p/59.94, 720p/50, 720p/30, 720p/29.97, 720p/24 and 720p/23.98
Data Rate 270 Mb/s, 1.485 Gb/s, auto-detect
Connectors 4 BNCs, Hi-Z passive looping
Level 800 mV, nominal
Input EQ 270 Mb/s: 250 m of 8281
1.485 Gb/s: 100 m of 8281
Return Loss ?-15 dB, 5 MHz to 1.485 GHz
SDI Monitor Output Follows the selected digital input
Data Rate 270 Mb/s and 1.485 Gb/s
Connector BNC
Level 800 mV, nominal
SD-SDI Input Module (TVM-VTM-SDI-S)
Two passive looping SMPTE 259M-C inputs, auto-detect 525/59.94, 625/50
Input Impedance Hi-Z, looping
Input EQ Up to 250 m, Belden 8281 at 270 Mb/s
Return Loss ?-25 dB 5 to 270 MHz
3G/HD/SD-SDI Input Module (TVM-VTM-3GB)
Two passive looping inputs accepting 3 Gb/s SMPTE 424M inputs, SD SMPTE 259M-C formats or HD SMPTE 292M formats, including: 525/59.94, 625/50, 1080i/60, 1080i/59.94, 1080i/50, 1080p/60, 1080p/59.94, 1080p/50, 1080p/30, 1080p/29.97, 1080p/25, 1080p/24, 1080p/23.98, 1080p/30sF, 1080p/29.97sF, 1080p/25sF, 1080p/24sF, 1080p/23.98sF, 720p/60, 720p/59.94, 720p/50, 720p/30, 720p/29.97, 720p/24 and 720p/23.98
Data Rate 270 Mb/s, 1.485 Gb/s, 2.97 Gb/s, auto-detect
Input Impedance 75 ohms, active looping
Input EQ Up to 250 m, Belden 8281 at 270 Mb/s, 100 m, Belden 8281 at 1.485 Gb/s or 80 m, Belden 1694A at 2.97 Gb/s
Return Loss ?-25 dB, 5 to 270 MHz; ?-15 dB, 270 MHz to 1.5 GHz; ?-10 dB, 1.5 to 2.97 GHz
Connector BNC
ASI Input Module (TVM-VTM-ASI)
Two passive looping inputs accepting DVB-ASI or SMPTE 310M signals, auto-detect. Monitoring of ATSC PSIP or DVB PSI tables. ETSI TR 101-290 priority 1, 2 and 3 alarms including buffer errors
Input Data Rate DVB-ASI: 270 Mb/s, maximum payload 120 Mb/s
SMPTE 310M: 19.393 Mb/s, or 38.785 Mb/s
Input Connectors 4 BNCs, Hi-Z passive looping
Input Level 800 mV, nominal
Input EQ 250 m, Belden 8281
Return Loss ?-15 dB, 5 to 270 MHz
Monitor Output Follows the selected digital input
Output Level 800 mV, nominal
Output Data Rate DVB-ASI: 270 Mb/s
SMPTE 310M: 19.393 Mb/s, or 38.785 Mb/s
Output Connector BNC
ATSC Display Tables PAT (Program Association Table)
INFO (from the Program and System Information Protocol (PSIP))
PMT (Program Map Table)
MGT (Master Guide Table)
VCT (Virtual Channel Table)
RRT (Region Rating Table)
STT (System Time Table)
EIT (Event Information Table)
EPG (Electronic Program Guide)
BW (Bandwidth)
DVB Display Tables PAT (Program Association Table)
INFO (from the Program and Information Table (SI))
PMT (Program Map Table)
EIT (Event Information Table)
CAT (Conditional Access Table)
NIT (Network Information Table)
SDT (Service Description Table)
BW (Bandwidth)
Jitter Evaluation Input Module (TVM-VTM-JEM)
Two passive looping inputs accepting HD SMPTE 292M or SD SMPTE 259M-C formats
Data Rate 270 Mb/s, 1.485 Gb/s, auto-detect
Connectors 4 BNCs, Hi-Z active-looping
Level 800 mV, nominal
Input EQ 270 Mb/s: 250 m, Belden 8281
1.485 Gb/s: 80 m, Belden 8281
Return Loss ?-15 dB 5 MHz to 1.485 GHz
SDI Monitoring Output Follows the selected digital input
Output Data Rate 270 Mb/s and 1.485 Gb/s
Output Connector BNC
Output Level 800 mV, nominal
Jitter Demod Displays pk-pk jitter as a bar graph and numeric readout, jitter waveform or frequency spectrum
Bar Graph 0 to 1 UI or 0 to 0.2 UI with numeric readout
Filter 10 Hz ±2 Hz
1 kHz ±5%
10 kHz ±5%
100 kHz ±5%
Waveform Synchronized with video
1 H, 2 H, 1 V or 2 V sweep rate
Line-select may be applied
Frequency Plot Displays a frequency histogram from the filter setting up to a maximum frequency of 1 or 5 MHz
Eye Parameter Measurement Amplitude, rise time, fall time
Measurement Bandwidth 250 kHz to 2250 MHz
-3 to 1 dB relative to 750 MHz
Filters 10 Hz ±2 Hz
100 Hz ±10 Hz
1 kHz ±100 Hz
Amplitude ±2% with a displayed waveform of 800 mV
Overshoots ±2% with a displayed overshoot of 10%
20% maximum
Rise and Fall Time Within 2% of the displayed rise/fall time
Analog Input Module (TVM-VTM-ACV-2)
2 passive looping NTSC/PAL composite video, auto-detect
Signal Level 1 V pk-pk
Input Impedance Hi-Z, looping
Return Loss ?-45 dB 100 kHz to 5 MHz
DC Restore Clamp Time Back Porch
DC Restorer Level Shift Due to Presence or Absence of Burst ?1 IRE/ Unit
DC Restorer Level Shift with Change from 50% APL to 10% APL or to 90% APL ?1 IRE/ Unit
DC Restorer 60 Hz Attenuation
Slow ?5%
Fast ?90%
Maximum Input Amplitude (AC+DC) +2.5 to -1.5 VDC restorer off, ±3.0 VDC restorer on
Reference  
Analog blackburst, NTSC/PAL composite video, tri-level sync auto-detect (per SMPTE 274M)
Levels 286 mV pk-pk ±6 dB (blackburst NTSC)
300 mV pk-pk ±6 dB (PAL sync and burst)
600 mV pk-pk ±3 dB (tri level Sync)
Impedance Selectable Hi-Z looping or 75 ohms terminating
Return Loss ?-40 dB, 100 kHz to 5 MHz
Connectors BNC
DVI-I Output  
Digital Levels Per DDWG DVI rev1
R, G, B Levels Selectable 0.7 or 1 V pk-pk, nominal
Pixel Rate 65 Mp/s
R, G, B Impedance 75 ohms
Horizontal Sync Negative TTL pulse @ 48,363 Hz ±1%
Vertical Sync Negative TTL pulse @ 60.004 Hz ±1%
Display Accuracy ±1% waveform
±1° vector
±37 ns timing digital
±300 ns timing analog
Connector 29-pin DVI-I, female
Audio Options  
Inputs (Analog) 8 monophonic or four stereo channels, balanced or unbalanced
Maximum Input Level +24 dBu
Input Connector 37-pin D-sub, male
Impedance >20 k ohms
Inputs (Digital) 16 embedded audio channels. 4 or 8 AES/EBU serial digital pairs, (option dependent) Optional Dolby® E or AC-3 stream
Input Connectors 4 or 8, BNC, female
Impedance 75 ohms
Outputs (Analog) 8 monophonic or 4 stereo channels, balanced or unbalanced, follows selected audio input. Dolby® inputs produce a 2-channel mix down and/or full 8-channel decode
Output Level 24 dBu max
+6 to -50 dB adjustable
For digital audio, -20 dBFS produces a +4 dBu analog output level
Output Connector 37-pin D-sub, male, shared with inputs
Impedance 10 ohms unbalanced or 20 ohms balanced, nominal
Signal To Noise: Outputs (Digital) 100 dB (relative to signal level out of +24 dBu), typical 4 AES/EBU and one Dolby® Digital, Dolby® E, or AES stream embedded in the selected digital video source
Output Connector 4 BNC, female shared with input
Impedance 75 ohms
Control  
GPI 9 total with 4 input and 5 preset recall selections, or individually user configured
GPO 2 alarms, user-configured
Connector 26-pin HD (high-density) D-sub, female
Input Impedance 10 k ohms returned to 5 VDC
Alarm Output Relay closure
Maximum Relay Current 350 mA @30 VDC
External Router Control 1 RJ11 female, for use with Videotek RS-12A router for input expansion
Peripheral Interface USB 1.1 supporting storage devices, and keyboard
Connector USB 1.1, Type A, female
Communications Ethernet port - 10/100Base-T
Connector RJ45 Ethernet female
Timecode  
Input LTC, Ancillary Time Code (HD only), DVITC extracted from SD inputs
Display  
General A quadrant display for viewing an input on up to four different displays as picture, waveform, vector, audio, alarm status, timing, optional eye pattern, simultaneously or individually as a full-screen display of each separately. Additional data analyzer display for pixel analysis. Also view multiple waveform and vectors of the same or different inputs
Waveform Composite, YCBCR or RGB, parade/overlay of like formats
Sweep Time Base 1 or 2 H, with x1, x5 and x10 horizontal magnification 1 or 2 V with x1, x5 and x25 horizontal magnification
Waveform Accuracy ?1%
Waveform Frequency Response Analog: 25 Hz to 5.75 MHz within ±1% of amplitude at 50 kHz
HD:
±0.5% to 30 MHz Y
±0.5% to 15 MHz CB, CR
SD:
±0.5% to 5.75 MHz Y
±0.5% to 2.50 MHz CB, CR
Eye (Optional)  
Sweep Time Base Overlay (3 eye) or 20 eye (HD), 10 eye (SD)
Filters 10 Hz, 100 Hz, 1 kHz
Display Accuracy ±1%
Measurement Analog Bandwidth 250 kHz to 2250 MHz, -3 to 1 dB relative to 750 MHz
Jitter Overshoot ?20% for all frequencies up to 300 kHz
Intrinsic Jitter <70 ps for HD
<150 ps for SD
Intrinsic Wander <150 ps for HD
<300 ps for SD
Jitter Bar graph showing jitter magnitude
Display Range 0 UI to 1.0 UI
Vector R - Y vs. B - Y for Analog
CB vs. CR for HD or SD
Vector Accuracy ?1°
Gamut Encoded or RGB gamut displays with upper and lower limit selection
Audio (Optional) 2, 4, 6 or 8 channels displayed simultaneously
Power Requirements
Power Input 90 to 260 VAC, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption 180 VA
Dimensions (H x W x D) 5.25 x 8.2 x 16.6 in. (13.34 x 21.6 x 42.24 cm)
Environmental  
Operating Temperature 32° to 113° F (0° to 45° C)
Storage Temperature -40° to 149° F (-40° to 65° C)
Humidity 85% maximum (non-condensing)
Operating Altitude To 6,562 ft (2,000 m) above sea level
Pollution Degree 2
Standard Accessories Operator's manual on CD
GPI/LTC breakout terminal board
DVI to VGA adapter  
Spyderweb II Software on CD
Power cord

 

        
Multiformat 3G/HD/SD Video Waveform Monitor and Audio Signal Analyzer


The Imagine Communications® TVM9150PKG multiformat video waveform monitor and audio signal analyzer with integral XGA TFT color LCD display is the most advanced and intuitive test instrument available in a half-rack scope package. Versatile and modular, the TVM9150PKG is ideal for all 3G/HD/SD-SDI, analog composite and ASI video and audio applications. A 3D Analysis option allows the TVM9150PKG to support a variety of 3D television formats with multiple picture modes.

Users can display and evaluate up to four input sources, in up to four formats, simultaneously. One hundred percent digital signal processing enables precision presentation of waveform, vector, gamut, audio, picture, timing and data analyzer screens, each of which can be viewed in any quadrant. With full-screen, multiple pictures, thumbnails and powerful MULTI mode, complete display flexibility is a reality.

TVM9150 packages are predefined module groupings designed to quickly deliver the monitoring solution you need. The unit can be rackmounted or used in the field, and integrates seamlessly into any broadcast, post-production, telecine, satellite or cable facility, making the TVM9150 the ultimate choice for quality control, troubleshooting and compliance-check applications. Select among 3 Gb/s, HD/SD-SDI, SD-SDI, analog composite and ASI video monitoring with advanced physical jitter, 3D analysis, Dolby®, advanced audio and lip sync monitoring options to build a system customized to your requirements.

■Dual, auto-detecting SDI input for 3 Gb/s, HD or SD
■Dual, auto-detecting NTSC/PAL analog composite option
■Single-input ASI monitoring option
■3D analysis upgrade with multiple 3D formats and displays
■Standards: SMPTE 424M, SMPTE 292M, SMPTE 259M-C, NTSC/PAL
■Multiple reference inputs
■Simultaneous display of up to four different inputs
■Customizable display functions, including screen location and multiple displays
■Patented video relative timing display
■Patented gamut display
■Pixel locator/data word analyzer
■Multiple-picture thumbnail
■A/B parade and overlay
■608, 708 closed-caption detect, alarm, display
■Teletext detect, alarm, display
■OP-47 HD subtitle display
■Comprehensive alarm set with peak level report
■16 direct-access user presets
■Integral high-brightness XGA TFT color LCD display
■Illuminated controls and indicators
■DVI-I output
■USB port for control and data transfer
■10/100Base-T Ethernet, SNMP agent
■Web server
■SpyderWeb II remote control and logging software
■GPI control

Selectable Options
■Video inputs
◦Dual HD/SD-SDI
◦Dual HD/SD-SDI with eye pattern
◦Dual HD/SD-SDI with eye pattern and jitter waveform and spectrum display
◦3D analysis
◦Dual 3G/HD/SD-SDI with RGB dual link
◦Dual ASI
◦Dual composite analog
■Audio
◦Metering and monitoring of up to eight channels of analog, AES/EBU and embedded audio
◦Dolby® Digital, Dolby Surround EX, Dolby E, Dolby Pro-Logic® I formats
◦Dolby decoded outputs
◦Loudness metering and alarm
◦Multiple audio Lissajous displays

Package Descriptions
TVM9150PKG TVM Series waveform monitor package supporting four picture display with HD/SD-SDI inputs
TVM9150PKG-3GB TVM Series waveform monitor package supporting four picture display with 3Gb/HD/SD-SDI inputs
TVM9150PKG-EH TVM Series waveform monitor package supporting four picture display with HD/SD-SDI eye pattern inputs
TVM9150PKG-EJ TVM Series waveform monitor package supporting four picture display with HD/SD-SDI advanced jitter eye pattern inputs
TVM9150PKG-ES TVM Series waveform monitor package supporting four picture display with SD-SDI eye pattern inputs
TVM9150PKG-SD TVM Series waveform monitor package supporting four picture display with SD-SDI inputs
 
Video Options
TVM-VTM-SDI-H 2 passive looping SMPTE 292M (HD-SDI) and SMPTE 259M-C (SD-SDI) inputs, auto detect and monitor output
TVM-VTM-3GB 2 active looping SMPTE 424M (3 Gb/s), SMPTE 372 (dual line), SMPTE 292M (HD-SDI) and SMPTE 259M-C (SD-SDI) inputs, auto detect and monitor output
TVM-VTM-EYE-H 2 active looping SMPTE 292M (HD-SDI) and SMPTE 259M-C (SD-SDI) inputs, auto detect with eye pattern and monitor output
TVM-VTM-JEM 2 active looping SMPTE 292M (HD-SDI) and SMPTE 259M-C (SD-SDI), auto-sensing inputs. Eye pattern display and jitter waveform or spectrum can be viewed individually or together as part of a quad display
TVM-VTM-SDI-S 2 passive looping SMPTE 259M-C (SD-SDI) inputs, auto detect and monitor output
TVM-VTM-EYE-S 2 active looping SMPTE 259M-C (SD-SDI) inputs, auto detect with eye pattern and monitor output
TVM-VTM-ACV-2 2 passive looping analog composite video inputs for NTSC or PAL format, auto detect
TVM-VTM-ASI Dual DVB-ASI/SMPTE 310 input module with MPEG data analysis. Provides single transport stream program information and bandwidth measurements. Monitors MPEG and ATSC tables for errors and repetition rates. Alarms for ETSI TR-101-290 first, second and third priority errors
TVM-VTM-DLK Expands the dual-link capability of the TVM-VTM-SDI-H, TVM-VTM-EYE-H and TVM-VTM-JEM to include 10-bit RGB (4:4:4) and RGB+A (4:4:4:4) formats
TVM-VTM-3D Advanced 3D analysis package that adds 3D picture and waveform displays in quadrant or full-screen views to the TVM9150PKG and VTM4150PKG
 
Advanced Audio Options
TVM-A3-OPT 2 Advanced audio analysis option; bar graphs and CineSound®; view up to 8 audio channels; includes 4 analog stereo inputs, 4 AES/EBU shared input/output pairs and 16 channels of embedded audio; analog monitoring outputs of up to 8 channels simultaneously
TVM-A3-4004 Audio expansion module; adds 4 AES/EBU input pairs to TVM-A3-OPT 2
TVM-A3-OPT 3 Advanced audio analysis option; bar graphs and CineSound®; view up to 8 audio channels; includes 4 analog stereo inputs, 8 AES/EBU inputs with 4 shared outputs and 16 channels of embedded audio; analog monitoring outputs of up to 8 channels simultaneously; custom meter labels
TVM-A3-OPT 3TL Advanced audio analysis option; bar graphs and CineSound®; view up to 8 audio channels; includes 4 analog stereo inputs, 8 AES/EBU inputs with 4 shared outputs and 16 channels of embedded audio; analog monitoring outputs of up to 8 channels simultaneously; loudness monitoring and audio true peak metering to ITU-R BS.1770
TVM-A3-OPT 5 Advanced audio analysis option; bar graphs and CineSound®; view up to 8 audio channels; includes 4 analog stereo inputs, 8 AES/EBU inputs with 4 shared outputs and 16 channels of embedded audio; analog monitoring outputs of up to 8 channels simultaneously; custom meter labels; full decoding of Dolby® D or Dolby® E with up to 8 analog outputs and Dolby® metadata display
TVM-A3-OPT 5TL Advanced audio analysis option; bar graphs and CineSound®; view up to 8 audio channels; includes 4 analog stereo inputs, 8 AES/EBU inputs with 4 shared outputs and 16 channels of embedded audio; analog monitoring outputs of up to 8 channels simultaneously; custom meter labels; full decoding of Dolby® D or Dolby® E with up to 8 analog outputs and Dolby® metadata display; loudness monitoring and audio true peak metering to ITU-R BS.1770
TVM-A3-OPT 3TO5 Adds Dolby® D or Dolby® E decoding and Dolby® metadata display to TVM-A3-OPT 3 or TVM-A3-OPT 3TL
TVM-A3-OPT V2A Adds video to audio timing measurement (lip sync) to the TVM-A3-OPT 3TL or TVM-A3-OPT 5TL; requires a source of the V2A test signal
 
Remote Control Options
RCU-1000 Remote control panel for TVM Series, VTM Series and AVM-717
 
Mounting Options
PTC-2 Portable case with handle and folding stand
DRC-2A Double rackmount case
BLK-1 Blank panel for DRC-2A