Use HEVC for sports contribution with the Xylostream XD4000 decoder

If you’re launching an Ultra HD service and want to include live events you will need to receive an Ultra HD contribution feed. Using HEVC brings the advantage of a 50% reduction in bandwidth and reduced transmission cost. Xylostream’s XD4000 decoder is the first to support HEVC contribution and provides 4 x 3G-SDI interfaces to connect to your encoder chain.











Benefits of using the XD4000

HEVC decoding of Ultra HD with 4 x 3G-SDI output



Broadcast quality output with industry standard interconnect



Rack mountable professional decoder



Start using HEVC for Ultra HD contribution



Hardware based decoding for low latency






XD4000 Features

All the features you need to decode your HEVC Ultra HD stream



MPEG-2 TS over UDP/IP or optional ASI



Support for all Ultra HD formats up to 3840x2160 p60, 4:2:2 Main-12



Bit rates up to 100Mbps



4 x 3G-SDI output









Xylostream XD4000 Specification




Processing


Video

Ultra HD resolution 3840 x 2160
4:2:0 : Main, Main-10, Main-12 profiles
4:2:2 : Main-10, Main-12 profiles
24, 25, 30, 50, 60 fps (including fractional variants)
HD resolution 1920x1080 and 1280x720 @ 59.94p & 50p, 1920x1080i Bit rates up to 100Mbps

Audio

AAC stereo
LPCM stereo
Optional support for up to 8 stereo pairs
Optional DOLBY support

Ancillary Data

A Future support for HDR and colorimetry metadata pass-thru

Power, Physical, Envrionmental


Input Voltage

100-240VAC, 50/60 Hz
Redundant hot swappable power supplies

Physical

1RU x 19” width x 429mm depth
Front to back airflow

Control and System Management


Control Modes

Standalone web-based user interface
RESTful API

Control Interface

2 x IP Ports



Input


Transport Inputs

MPEG-2 TS over UDP/IP
2 Ports, GbE electrical
Optional ASI


Output


Video Output

4 x 3G-SDI (SMPTE 424M/425M)
Level A and B, 4:2:2 Output
Optional Genlock

Audio Output

Embedded in 3G-SDI



Downloads






Follow the link to Download the Datasheet for the XD4000


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