Originally featured on BroadcastEngineering.com
10/6/2009 6:39 AM
NEW YORK, NY -
, part of The Vitec Group's RF Extreme business unit, and a leading provider of digital and analog microwave systems for the Broadcast market, as well as the Sports & Entertainment, Government, Military and International marketplace, is showcasing its RFX-CMT-II camera-mounted transmitters at HD World 2009 (Booth 1008).
Available in 2 GHz and 6.4 GHz as well as the license free 5.8 GHz, the CMT-II family of transmitters are available in either HD/SD or SD only versions and interface with all standard full-sized broadcast cameras as well as most smaller format camcorders, via the user specific mounting adapters. The 2 GHz and 6.4 GHz units are designed for live ENG news and sports broadcast applications while the 5.8 GHz unit is geared for live sports stadium, arena coverage and license free applications. All units offer complete HD upgradeability with the latest in high-quality, low-latency, HD encoding technology.
Each featuring inputs of HD, SDI, ASI or Composite video signals, these new products are perfect for live and real time image transmissions. The units excel in live broadcasts, live stadium displays, surveillance, monitoring and situational awareness applications. The compact systems offer a variable 6/7/8 MHz modulator, 100mw power output, and full MPEG menu control by the customer. They are built for live transmissions requiring the ultimate in quality and performance from a wireless camera transmitter. The 2 GHz, 5.8 GHz and 6.4 GHz CMT-II's linear RF amplification technology limits spectral re-growth at full power to less than -35dBc, offering robust RF performance. Other frequencies are available upon request.
"RF Central prides itself in providing commercial off-the-shelf technology alternatives and sophisticated solutions for today's world of live broadcast and live image transmission of news and sports coverage," says RF Extreme President Stephen Shpock. "The RFX-CMT-II is representative of that mission."