UHD-QC Video player for Ultra HD HDR Media Quality Control

HEVC / AVC / XAVC / ProRes file playback for QC

Multiple Pivot (NLE) File Formats Baseband SDI and/or HDMI 2.0b up to 60 fps Frame Accurate Playback Native HDR10-PQ / HLG support
General Details
UHD-QC is an easy to operate and versatile Ultra HD video media asset playback solution.

A large variety of the most common 4K and UHD pivot file formats are accepted. SDR, HDR10-PQ and HLG, WCG playback is supported over baseband outputs (quad 3G-SDI or 12G-SDI) or over HDMI. Frame-by-frame, fast-forward / backward, seek and cue points allow accurate control and efficient usability.

Secured by HDD drives in RAID configuration, redundant power supplies and carrier-grade quality hardware, UHD-QC hardware delivers the expected reliability in any conditions to ensure high-throughput media asset Quality Control operation.

BBright’s advanced software-based media processing enables the daily delivery of pristine video and audio quality for the most demanding Ultra HD workflows, including HEVC with HDR, HFR, and multiple DolbyTM audio formats.

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

  • Video Codec support:
    – High bit rate HEVC / H.265 Intra and Long-GOP
    – High bit rate MPEG-4 AVC / H.264 Intra and Long-GOP
    ProRes up to 4:2:2 / HQ
    XAVC Intra
  • Audio Codec:
    – PCM / AAC-LC, HE-AAC (v1 or v2) / MPEG-1 Layer II
    – DolbyTM Digital / Digital+ / Atmos
    – File containers: .mp4, .ts, .mov, .mxf
    – Content info parsing on Video, Audio and Metadata

Video Output

  • Ultra HD (3840 x 2160p) or full-HD (1920x1080p) output
  • Frame rates: 23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30, 50, 59.94, 60fps for all Codec and video resolutions
    1080p HFR 100 / 119.88 / 120 on roadmap )
  • Native HDR10 (PQ – SMPTE 2084) and HLG support with manual output signalization
  • SMPTE 425-5, QFHD or 2-SI, Level A and Level B outputs
    – or 12G-SDI output
    – or HDMI 2.0b output
  • Time Codes over SDI and also displayed in GUI
  • CEA 608 and 708 Close Captions pass-through over SDI and also burnt into video
    with text display in GUI

Audio Output

  • 12G-SDI / 3G-SDI embedded, up to 64 PCM channels (24-bit / 48KHz)
    for PCM and decoded audio tracks
  • Pass-through over SDI or HDMI for Dolby(TM) Digital / Digital+ (including Atmos JOC) audio bit stream


  • Intuitive Web-based G.U.I.
    – Monitoring: video thumbnail and decoded audio bar graphs, Close Captions text listed
    Pause, frame-by-frame playback, fast forward and fast rewind, seek capability
    – Precisely adjustable Cue In and Cue Out playback points
    – Looping file or playlist mode
    – Comprehensive and easy to understand alarms and logs
    – On-the-field firmware and license updates
  • Server appliance is sold without any video output card; user can select the appropriate card(s) for its usage:
  • Quad 3G-SDI output board [option]
  • HDMI 2.0b / 12G-SDI output board [option]
  • 10 Gbps network interface on SFP [option]