12.17.2012 01:31 PM
4K London Chooses Leader Test Instruments
Gear supports multiple standards
CALIF. -- 4K London has
invested in Leader LV5330 and LV5380 multi-standard video signal analyzers for
integration into its high-spec electronic imaging systems. The sales were made
via Leader’s U.K. reseller Thameside TV, based in Shepperton.
on-camera operation, the Leader LV5330 is compatible with over 20 HD-SDI/SD-SDI
formats, including SMPTE 259M, 274M, 292M, and 296M. Its 6-inch XGA TFT screen
can be set to display YCbCr, YRGB, YGBR, GBR or RGB luminance waveform, color
vector, five-bar, surround-sound level, status or video source. Freeze mode
allows comparisons of different SDI input signals. Thumbnail picture display
can be selected with other multi-display operating modes for easy source
identification. Input format, colorimetry, black burst or tri-level external
reference input are auto-sensed.
display panel is framed on three sides by clearly labeled push-button function
selectors, plus three rotary adjustment controls and a forward-facing USB
interface, making the LV5330 exceptionally easy to control.
features include signal status and protocol checks, user-settable error
monitoring and detection, digital line-selection and menu control storage of 30
front-panel configurations. Screen shots, personalized presets and software
updates can be communicated via detachable USB memory. The LV5330 occupies a
215-by-128-by-63 millimeter housing, weighs 1.3 kilograms. It can be powered
from mains or battery.
LV5380 has a similar specification to the LV5330 plus a larger 8.4-inch XGA
screen, dimensions of 315-by-76-by-85 millimeters and a weight of 2 kilograms.