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KudosPro UHD1100

4K UHD-1 Video & Audio Processors

UHD1100 is a flexible 4K processing unit able to process and translate both quadrant (square division) and 2SI (2 sample interleave) quad-link formats. Converting to or from 4K to HD/SD allows repurposing of existing assets, and all common video and audio processing tasks are also covered.

Applications

  • Repurpose existing HD content — upconvert for distribution over 4K 4K UHD channels
  • Service existing HD channels — downconvert 4KUHD content for simulcast on mainstream HD services
  • Integrate HDR (PQ, HLG, S-Log3) signals into SDR workflows, translate between HDR standards,...

FEATURES

  • Frame synchronization including continuous output on input standard changes
  • SD/HD/3G/4K UHD up/down/crossconversion with clean cut feature
  • HDR (PQ, HLG, S-Log3) scene-referred and display-referred conversions with BT2020 wide color gamut support
  • 3D user LUT loading with full support for BBC type I,II & III 1.4 version LUTs
  • Linear motion adaptive frame rate conversion for all supported standards, including UHD–UHD along with video processing and powerful picture enhancement tools, edge enhance and noise reduction
  • 16-channel embedded audio processing and PCM/Dolby channel based audio delay compensation
  • Metadata support including closed caption, WST, timecode, SMPTE ST 2020 handling and an ancillary data bridge to allow transfer of up to seven different ANC packet types around the converter
  • Easy to use control options including front panel with control lock, and remote via web interface and RollCall
  • Automatic aspect ratio conversion with signaling support (SMPTE ST 2016, L23 ETSI, L23 AFD, VI SMPTE, VI AFD)
  • Balanced AES and analog audio I/O
  • Support for fiber Tx and Rx via SFP
  • Dual PSU as standard

Applications

  • Repurpose existing HD content — upconvert for distribution over 4K UHD channels
  • Service existing HD channels — downconvert 4K UHD content for simulcast on mainstream HD services
  • Integrate HDR (PQ, HLG, S-Log3) signals into SDR work­flows, translate between HDR standards, or map SDR signals for use in HDR productions utilizing the built-in feature set or by downloading user 3D LUTs
  • Cover color space requirements with BT709 and BT2020 translation features
  • 4K UHD signal processing — synchronize, adjust and enhance, or process audio with UHD1100’s comprehensive control features

SPECIFICATIONS

Signal Inputs

Serial digital 4x 75Ω SD/HD/3G/4K UHD-1 serial digital with embedded audio

Input standards:

  • 4K UHD-1 Quad-link-SDI, SMPTE ST 2036
  • 3 Gb/s HD-SDI, SMPTE ST 425 level A, dual-link level B
  • 1.5 Gb/s HD-SDI SMPTE ST 292/SMPTE ST 299
  • 270 Mb/s SD-SDI SMPTE ST 259

Reference: 1x loop-through HDTV Tri-sync/SD Bi-sync (blackburst) SMPTE ST 240/SMPTE ST 274

Audio AES (option): Up to 8x balanced AES inputs – via 25-way D-type or 8x unbalanced AES inputs via BNC

Note: AES audio connectors may be configured as input or output.

Analog audio (option): 2x stereo analog inputs via 25-way D-type

Fiber signal input:
Inputs SFP 1, 2: Up to 2

  • Optical: 3 Gb/s HD-SDI, 1.485 Gb/s HD-SDI or 270 Mb/s SD-SDI
  • Connector/format: LC singlemode
  • Standard: SMPTE ST 297-2006

Signal Outputs

Serial digital 4x 75Ω SD/HD/3G/4K UHD-1 serial digital with embedded audio

Fiber signal output:

  • Outputs SFP 1, 2: Up to 2
  • Optical: 3 Gb/s HD-SDI, 1.485 Gb/s HD-SDI or 270 Mb/s SD-SDI
  • Connector/format: LC singlemode
  • Conforms to: SMPTE ST 297-2006

Output standards:

  • 4K UHD-1 Quad-link, SMPTE ST 2036
  • 3 Gb/s HD-SDI, SMPTE ST 425 level A, dual-link level B
  • 1.5 Gb/s HD-SDI SMPTE ST 292/SMPTE ST 299
  • 270 Mb/s SD-SDI SMPTE ST 259

Audio AES (option): Up to 8x balanced AES outputs – via 25-way D-type or 8x unbalanced AES outputs via BNC

Note: AES audio connectors may be configured as input or output.

Analog audio (option): 2x stereo analog outputs via 25-way D-type

Input Standards

(auto detect) 525, 625

720 50/59.94/60p

1080 50/59.94/60i

1080 50/59.94/60p (Levels A and B)

720/1080/2160 23.98/24/25/29.97/30p

1080 23/98/24/25/29.97/30PsF, with film detection and processing

2160 50/59.94/60p (Levels A and B)

Output Standards

525, 625

720 50/59.94/60p

1080 50/59.94/60i

1080 50/59.94/60p (Levels A and B)

720/1080/2160 23.98/24/25/29.97/30p

1080 23.98/24/25/29.97PsF, with film detection and processing

2160 50/59.94/60p (Levels A and B)

Video Functions

Upconversion, downconversion, crossconversion

Square division to/from 2SI conversion

SD/HD/3G to/from 4K UHD-1 linear standards conversion

Enhancement:
Filter: Vertical and horizontal filters with preset normal, narrow or wide settings

Nonlinear enhancer:

  • Frequency band selection: Med, high
  • Six preset enhancement modes

Color corrector:

  • RGB lift: +200 to -200 mV in 0.8 mV steps
  • RGB gain: +6.0 to -6.0 dB in 0.2 mV steps

Noise reducer: Multiband

Edge enhance: Horizontal & vertical

Video delay:

  • 8 frames in steps of 1 frame for progressive sources.
  • 8 fields in steps of 1 field for interlaced sources

SDR/HDR modes: SDR, HLG, PQ, S-Log3, User LUT (33-cube 3D LUTs loading support (32 entries), with full BBC Type I,II& III LUT support)

HDR flags input detection

HDR bypass support

Colorimetry: Auto, BT709, BT2020

Conversion type: Scene referred/display referred

Manual or Automatic ARC:

  • AFD (SMPTE ST 2016), VI (RP186), WSS (L23)
  • SD input format: Normal 4:3, Anamorphic 16:9, Letterbox 14:9, Letterbox 16:9
  • SD output format: Normal 4:3, Anamorphic 16:9, Letterbox 14:9, Letterbox 16:9
  • Auto zoom: On/Off
  • Manual zoom: Zoom ±20%
  • Safe area marker: Off, 16:9, 4:3
  • Manual controls: size, aspect, pan, tilt
  • Wide range of ARC presets including 702 sample line mode

Metadata:
Closed caption CEA608 <> CEA708

Timecode:

  • Source: LTC, VITC
  • Processing: Follow input, generate
  • Timecode loss: Freeze, freerun

Teletext subtitles WST/SMPTE RDD08/SMPTE ST 2031 conversion 

SMPTE ST 2020 embed/de-embed

Ancillary data bridge to allow transfer of up to seven different ANC packet types around the converter

Audio Functions

Analog Audio (option):

  • Two pairs of analog inputs are individually available to the processing channel
  • Headroom +24 dBu; balanced connection

AES Audio (option):

  • AES audio is accessible via 8 bidirectional ports which can be configured as inputs or outputs
  • AES input is auto-detected as PCM (32-96 kHz) or non-PCM (48 kHz locked to relevant video input)

Embedded Audio:

  • 16-channel embedded audio processing
  • PCM audio processing includes channel level gain and delay compensation, as well as channel level routing/shuffle with audio phase inversion
  • Non-PCM processing features pair level routing and delay compensation
  • Dolby-E data is passed with a delay to match the video and with co-timed audio frame drop or repeat

System

Pattern Off, Black, Ramp, Bars

Default output:

  • Black
  • Mute

Proc amp:
Black Level: +100 to -100 mV (0) in 0.8 mV steps

Contrast: -6 dB to +6 dB (0) in 0.2 dB steps

Saturation: -6 dB to +6 dB (0) in 0.2 dB steps

Y Gamma: 0.4 to 1.7 (1) in 0.1 steps

Genlock: Reference lock, Input lock (same format), Follow input (same frame rate), Free run

Memories: 16 user memories

Adjustable Legalizer

EDH support

Front panel lock

Communications

Remote control via web interface and RollCall network (IP) and SNMP

Power (Primary and Secondary)

Input voltage range: 100 – 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz 1.5A (max.) via three-pin IEC power socket

Mechanical

Temperature range: 0 to 45° C (32° to 113° F) operating

Cooling: Internal fan, side venting

Weight: Approximately 4.25 kg (9.4 lbs.)

Case type: 1 RU, rack mounting

Dimensions: 44 x 430 x 400 mm (1.7 x 16.9 x 15.7 in.) (HxWxD)

ORDERING INFORMATION

6111141

UHD1100 Single-channel 4K UHD-1 video & audio processing unit with SDI (BNC or Fiber), remote or front panel control and Dual PSUs.

6111151

UHD1100 Single channel 4K UHD-1 video & audio processing unit with SDI (BNC or Fiber), AES and analog audio I/O, remote or front panel control and Dual PSUs.

SFP Option 1/2

FC1-13TR: Transceiver 1310 nm/Rx

FC1-13T1: Single 1310 nm Tx

FC1-13T2: Dual 1310 nm Tx

FC1-15T1: Single 1550 nm Tx

FC1-15T2: Dual 1550 nm Tx

FC1-R1: Single Rx

FC1-R2: Dual Rx

FC1-HDBT2: HD-BNC Dual Tx

FC1-HDBR2: HD-BNC Dual Rx

FC1-HDBTR: HD-BNC Transceiver

FC1-HDMI2: HDMI 1.4 Tx

FC1-HDMIR: HDMI 1.4 Rx

CWDM Tx wavelengths available on request

Note: Fiber SFP type must be ordered in addition to the unit.

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