UHD-24/7 Integrated Baseband Video Playout for Linear Channel

UHD playout with embedded scheduler and real-time upscale

XAVC, H.264, ProRes 4:2:2 HQHEVC pivot files Quad 3G-SDI outputs (QFHD Level A & Level B / 2-SI pixel modes) / 10-bit 4:2:2 up to 60fps Integrated 24 - 7 playout event scheduler HDR support; PQ and HLG
General Details
UHD-24/7 is an innovative, easy to operate and cost effective Ultra HD integrated video playout server for IPTV and broadcaster head-ends and satellite, terrestrial, cable networks operators.

UHD-24/7 supports at ingest a large variety of 4K and UHD pivot file formats. Playout events are controlled by the embedded scheduler with reports for missing content. HDR10-PQ and HLG playout is supported over the quad 3G-SDI baseband outputs.

Secured by eight HDD drives in RAID configuration, redundant power supplies and carrier-grade hardware quality, UHD-24/7 delivers the expected reliability in any conditions either for Ultra HD network migration validation, or extended linear program loop, and 24-7 continuous broadcast playout operation.

BBright’s advanced software-based processing enables the daily delivery of pristine video and audio quality for the most demanding Ultra HD baseband workflows.

Video Output

  • Ultra HD (3840 x 2160p), full-HD (1920 x 1080p) resolutions, with 4K cropping to UHD
  • Real-time upscaler from 720p/1080p file to UHD output
  • Frame rates : 23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30, 50, 59.94, 60fps
  • 4:2:2 chroma sampling,10-bit color depth
  • Four 3G-SDI baseband outputs: QFHD Level A and Level B,
    and 2-Sample interleaved pixel (SMPTE 425-5)
  • Genlock (bi-level / tri-level) input
  • Time Codes and CEA 608 into 708 CC pass-through
  • Native HDR10 (PQ – SMPTE 2084) and HLG support
  • Manual playlist looping mode or playout event scheduler with integrated automation [option]
  • High performance pack for channel branding [option]

Audio Output

  • 3G-SDI embedded, up to 64 PCM channels 24b / 48KHz
  • Dolby(TM) AC-3, EAC-3 audio bit stream pass-through

File Ingest through 10 GbE port (FTP / NAS) or USB drive

  • 6 TB content storage on eight HDD’s (with hardware RAID 5)
  • Automated content purge and report for missing content
  • Compressed video Codec support [full-frame]:
    HEVC – H.265 Intra and Long-GOP
    XAVC Intra (Class 300) and Long-GOP
    – MPEG-4 AVC – H.264 Intra and Long-GOP 
    – ProRes up to 4:2:2 HQ
  • Audio Codec support:
    – PCM / AAC-LC / HE-AAC (v1 & v2) / MPEG-1 Layer II
    – Dolby(TM) Digital / Digital+
  • File containers: .mxf, .mp4, .ts, .mov

  • Please contact directly BBright support to obtain the product user manual
Software options

  • Playout event scheduler (manually in GUI, or via external traffic file import)
  • High performance pack for graphic insertions
  • Dolby(TM) Digital / Digital+ decoding