Originally featured on BroadcastEngineering.com
Nucomm unveils ProQ DTV IFB receiver
Nucomm debuted the ProQ DTV IFB receiver at HD World 2008 in New York City.
Well suited as an IFB solution for ENG users during DTV transmission, monitoring DTV signals through a DVB-ASI output and streaming video over an IP connection to a laptop or other IP-enabled device, the ProQ DTV IFB receiver features dual UHF/VHF antennas, two silicon tuners and sixth-generation VSB demodulators. The ProQ is 5in x 1.75in x 8.5in.
The ProQ includes an MPEG Layer 1 and Layer 2 audio decoder capable of decoding two independent sound programs, providing up to four audio channels and using bit rates as low as 32kb/s for each. Coupled with a low-latency audio encoders and proper design of the DTV packet insertion, total audio latency can be less than 80ms.
For more information, visit www.nucomm.com.