Alchemist Live offers the very best motion compensated framerate conversion, providing transparent, artifact-free conversion for seamless global distribution of live media. Now in its seventh generation, Alchemist is recognized throughout the world as the undisputed gold standard of motion compensated frame rate standards conversion.
3 channels of 1080p conversion*
Motion Compensated Interpolation
Stream Inputs and Outputs (for IP Version)
Dual 100 GbE interface
Video: SMPTE ST 2110-20, RFC 4175, TR-03
Audio: SMPTE ST 2110-30, AES67, RFC 3190 (48 kHz, 24-bit PCM, up to 16 audio channels per video stream. Synchronization and timestamp realignment with video stream. Supported packet timing: 125 µs, 250 µs, 500 µs, 1 ms, 4 ms)
SMPTE ST 2022-7 Packet redundancy and re-ordering
SDI Inputs and Outputs (for SDI version)
8 x 75Ω SD/HD serial digital interface with 16 channels of embedded audio
3 Gb/s HD-SDI SMPTE ST 424/425
Quad link / Square division / 2SI
1.5 Gb/s HD-SDI SMPTE ST 292 / SMPTE ST 299
270 Mb/s SD-SDI SMPTE ST 259
Supported Audio Format
16 PCM pass-through channels of audio (for IP version)
16 PCM pass-through channels of embedded audio (for SDI version)
Control & Monitoring
Standard RollCall interface
Standard RollCall logging and reporting
GV Orbit or Convergent for IP version
2000W dual redundant PSU @240V AC (1000W @ 120 VAC)
Power consumption: 850W
2 x RJ45 GbE LAN ports
1 x RJ45 dedicated IPMI LAN port
1 x VGA (console)
Color space conversion (REC601 / BT709 / BT2020)
Alias Suppression — Horizontal & vertical
RGB Legalization (700 / 721 / 735 / Custom)
Aperture — Sharp / Normal / Anti-alias
HDR (PQ / S-Log3 / HLG) to SDR
IP version: Input locked
High framerate conversion, 210 ms – 320 ms (actual value depends on standards & genlock mode)
Low framerate conversion, 420 ms – 630 ms (actual value depends on standards & genlock mode)
Mechanical Temperature range: 0 to 35°C (32 to 95°F) operating
Cooling: Front to rear
Weight: Gross weight 28.1 kg (62 lbs.)
Case type: 4 RU freestanding or rackmount
Dimensions: 462 mm x 673 mm x 172 mm (18.2 x 26.5 x 6.8 in.)
* All three inputs must be the same framerate and all three outputs must be the same framerate.
IP Version 9822210
Alchemist Live (IP) (Software licenses and hardware)
Motion compensated framerate conversion for Live IP media streams. 1x 4K UHD channel or 3x 1080p channels.
SDI Version 9822200
Alchemist Live (SDI) (Software licenses and hardware)
Motion compensated framerate conversion for SDI media streams. 1x 4K UHD channel or 3x 1080p channels.
IP Upgrade 9822250
Alchemist Live (SDI to IP upgrade) (Software licenses and hardware changes)
Motion compensated framerate conversion for live IP media streams. 1x 4K UHD channel or 3x 1080p channels.
IP Options FCQ-100GE-SR4
100GBASE-SR short range QSFP for MMF.
40GBASE-SR short range QSFP for MMF.
40GBASE-LR long range QSFP for SMF.
40GBASE-LR4 long range QSFP for SMF.
Mandatory Maintenance Conver-Prime
Mandatory 1-year annual maintenance — includes hardware and software support and in-version software updates.
Alchemist Live: Motion-compensated Framerate Conversion for Live Media Streams Datasheet
Alchemist Live is a unique stream-based solution enabling the next generation of unrivaled framerate conversion for live IP and SDI media streams.
Alchemist Live from Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, offers the very best motion compensated framerate conversion, providing transparent, artifact-free conversion for seamless global distribution of live media.
Posted Jun 06 2019 (GVB-2-0701A-EN-DS) File Size: 382.2 KB
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