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

UHD playout over a quad 3G-SDI interface with scheduler

Full-frame XAVC, H.264, H.265 pivot files ingest Quad 3G-SDI outputs (QFHD Level A & Level B / 2-SI pixel modes) / 10-bit 4:2:2 up to 60fps Unlimited UHD playout with 24 / 7 event scheduler HDR support
General Details
UHD-24/7 is an innovative, easy to operate and cost effective Ultra HD video playout server for IPTV head-ends and professional satellite, terrestrial, cable networks broadcast operators.

UHD-24/7 supports at ingest commonly used 4K and UHD pivot file formats (full-frame). Files are scheduled by programmed events and playout is accurately performed ‘on-the-fly’ through a quad 3G-SDI video interface.

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

BBright’s advanced technology and know-how enable the UHD-24/7 playout server to deliver daily pristine video and audio quality for the most demanding 4K / Ultra HD workflows including HDR and Dolby[TM] AC-4.

Video Output

  • Ultra HD (3840 x 2160p) resolution, with 4K cropping to UHD
  • 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)
  • Time code and CEA 608 into 708 Closed Caption support
  • Built-in real-time upscaler from HD or full-HD file (progressive) to UHD resolution
  • Native HDR10 (PQ – SMPTE 2084) support
  • Long duration playout / manual event GUI scheduler (option)
  • External playlist import to control playout schedule (option)
  • Multiple still logo insertions with time In / time Out

Audio Output

  • 3G-SDI embedded, up to 64 PCM channels 24b/48KHz

File Ingest

  • 6TB content storage on HDD’s (in RAID 5)
  • File ingest through GbE port (FTP), NAS or USB drive
  • Automated content purge and report for missing content
  • Compressed video Codec support [full-frame]:
    XAVC Intra and Long-GOP / AVC – H.264 Intra and Long-GOP / HEVC – H.265 Intra and Long-GOP
    – Other Codec up to 4:2:2 HQ
  • Audio Codec support: PCM / AAC-LC / HE-AAC (v1 & v2) / MPEG-1 Layer II
  • DOLBY[TM] AC-3, E-AC-3 and AC-4 audio data stream pass-through
  • 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)
  • VDCP playout control (please contact us)