Competitively Priced Decoding Solution

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The Quicklink Standard Playout Severer is a 19″ format system, with a solid state drive. The Playout Sever has been introduced by Quicklink to compliment the larger Playout Server options where raided drives, multiprocessor capacity are not required.

The Quicklink Standard Playout Server uses enhanced H.264 formatting and works seamlessly with the full range of existing Quicklink systems and solutions. For those that require an end to end live broadcast solution, Quicklink and also introduced the new Quicklink 1U encoders which have the same footprint size.

Product Highlights

  • Cost effective
  • Compact
  • SDI professional broadcast quality
  • Supports multiple incoming streams
  • FEC control of bonding solutions
  • Remote client data rate control
  • Automatic and manual receiver mode
  • Ultra low latency option from 75 MS (IFB)
  • Advanced error concealment
  • Quiet desktop operation

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Why Choose the Quicklink Standard Playout Server?

The inclusion of the Quicklink TX transceiver to your workflow is a cost effective option. It ensures the broadcasting of optimal quality Skype video calls in a fully controlled manner.

Cost effective:  The competitively priced Standard Playout Server outperforms other decoding solutions that are available on the market and works effectively when used with other Quicklink products to produce an effective solution.

Receives live H.264/HEVC transmissions: The Standard Playout Server uses enhanced H.264 formatting and works seamlessly with the full range of existing Quicklink systems and solutions. For those that require and end to end live broadcast solution, Quicklink also provide the 1U Encoder which has the same footprint size.

Compact and short length 1U: The rack mounted Playout Server is configured for SNG trucks and fixed installations, allowing journalists to enjoy the benefits of live news gathering and store & forward broadcasting in various locations.

1 x 10 bit SDI video output: Depending on your selected Quicklink Playout Server you can transfer your media into a variety of outputs available.

Remote client data rate control: Adjust and cap the data rate that your allowance will allowreceiving from the server. Quicklink gives you remote access to control the server from anywhere.

Quicklink Media Manager (QMM)

Powered by Wowza Streaming Engine™, QMM allows the distribution of up to 15 incoming live feeds to multiple end points from one central interface. The source of the stream can come from an iPhone, Quicklink Mac and Windows Software and any Quicklink bonded live hardware encoder.

The streaming can be automated with the Auto Playout option for an even quicker video distribution. QMM is available as a cloud based service or can be hosted on the Quicklink Enterprise Playout Sever.

The Quicklink Standard Playout Server Workflow Applications

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Technical Information

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SDI Video Input/Output* 1 x 10-bit SD/HD/2K/4K. Supports 6Gb/s 4:2:2 and 3 Gb/s 4:4:4 / 1 x 10-bit SD/HD/2K/4K.
Supports 6 Gb/s 4:2:2 and 3 Gb/s 4:4:4
Networking 1 x Gigabit Network Port, 1 x Gigabit Network Port with engineering channel for access
Analog Video Input/Output 1 x Component YUV on 3 BNCs, 1 x Composite, 1 x S-Video. Component supports HD and SD / 1 x Component YUV on 3BNCs, 1 x Composite, 1 x S-Video, 1 x SD-SDI. Component supports HD and SD Software
HDMI Video Input/Output 1 x HDMI type A connector / 1 x HDMI type A connector Local/Remote Display Local : 1 x Display-Port, 1 x HDMI / Remote Desktop control via a web browser
SDI Audio Input/Output* 16 Channels embedded in HD/2K/4K. 8 Channels embedded in SD / 16 Channels embedded in HD/2K/4K. 8 Channels embedded in SD Tally Customisable option
Analogue Audio Input/Output* 4 Channels balanced analog audio via 1/4" jack connectors or XLR / 4 Channels of balanced analogue audii via 1/4" jack connectors or XLR CPU 4th generation i7 Quad Core
HDMI Audio Input/Output* 8 Channels embedded in SD, HD, 4K / 8 Channels embedded in SD, HD, 4K Graphics Intel HD4600 GPU
AES/EBU Audio Input/Output 2 Channels unbalanced with sample rate converter / 2 Channels unbalanced. Analog outputs 3 and 4 can switch to AES/EBU outputs for audio 3 & 4 and 5 & 6 output. This provides a total of 6 AES/EBU output audio channels when using this feature Memory 8 Gb
Genlock / Sync Input* Blackhurst in SD, 720p50, 720p59.94, 1080i50 and 1080i59.94 formats or Tri-Sync in any HD, 2K or 4K format MicroLCD Touch Screen 2.4" True to Life colour
Dante™ Livewire+™ AES67 Audio Networking Integrated Dante™ and Livewire+™AES67 audio support, allowing integration with other audio devices that use these IP Protocols Storage 120 GB mSATA SSD industrial hard drive
IFB Return Audio Switchable between 3 sources Communications Ports 2 x RS232
Communications Ports 2 x RS232 Other Inputs 2 x USB 3.0 Ports, 2 x USB 2.0 Ports
PSU 100-240V. 3 Pin IEC Power Slot Size and Weight 1U rack mounted L 10.5" x W 19" x H 1.75" - 3.8kg