At NAB 2014 DekTec will introduce the DTA-2180 low profile PCIe H.264 encoder.
The DTA-2180 is a low delay H.264 hardware encoder based on the Magnum chipset. It supports MPEG-2 and H.264 and up to 16 channels of audio. Audio can be encoded as AC-3, AAC or MPEG-1 Layer 2.
The DTA-2180 offers a 10 bit 4:2:2 option for contribution encoding.
The DTA-2180 has a 3G –SDI and HDMI input and an ASI output. The compressed stream output is also available on the PCIe for real time streaming, processing and recording.