Originally featured on BroadcastEngineering.com
RF Central to show six-way receiver with HD decoding
Microwave equipment supplier RF Central will show its RFX-RMR-X6-II-D six-way COFDM diversity receiver at IBC2009 (Stand 1.B31), combining all of the features and functionality of the company’s RFX-RMR-X6 and RMR-X6-II receivers. The new RFX-RMR-X6-II-D also includes an internal SD/HD decoder, allowing users to transition into full HD operation on multiple broadcast delivery platforms.
The RMR-X6-II family offers the latest in maximum ratio-combining technology and superior diversity reception via new features such as on-screen display of stream data, Ethernet monitoring for remote-control access and IP encapsulation for Internet broadcast. The unit is available either as a stand-alone COFDM receiver with ASI output or with an integral SD/HD decoder to enable decoding locally. The unit also features a straightforward front panel, compact chassis and OLED graphic display.