DTA-2152 – Dual-Port HD-SDI/ASI Adapter with Genlock

Model: DTA-2152 Manufacturer: DekTec

$1,170.00 USD$4,050.00 USD



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DTA-2152  –  Dual port HD-SDI/ASI with genlock for PCIe
  –  Dual port HD-SDI/ASI with genlock for PCIe with StreamXpress and StreamXpert Lite
DTA-2152-SXP  –  Dual port HD-SDI/ASI with genlock for PCIe with StreamXpress and StreamXpert
DTA-2152-SY-SXP  –  Dual port HD-SDI/ASI with genlock for PCIe with StreamXpress, StreamXpert and SdEye
DTA-2152-VR-SY-SXP  –  Dual port HD-SDI/ASI with genlock for PCIe with StreamXpress, StreamXpert, SdEyeand VF-Rec stream recorder

DTA-2152 Features

  • Dual-port HD-SDI/ASI adapter for PCI Express with analogue genlock input
  • Each port is software-programmable as input or output
  • Supports SD and HD
  • Analogue genlock input accepts bi- and tri-level synchronization signals
  • Hardware scaler (1/4 or 1/16)
  • Full frame capture and play-out
  • Free drivers and SDK (DTAPI with Matrix API) for 32- and 64-bit Windows and Linux
  • Shipped with a low-profile and standard-profile PCI bracket

Matrix API

  • Organizes incoming HD-SDI data in a matrix of frame buffers, so that frames can be accessed as a function of port number and time
  • Synchronization of multiple input streams is straightforward: Frames with the same arrival time are stored in the same column.
  • Read or write to individual lines, HANC, VANC or full frame
  • Access functions for embedding or de-embedding audio or other ANC data
  • Supports all 16-audio channels
  • Integrated and fully compatible with DTAPI

DTA-2152 Applications

  • General purpose HD-SDI processor
  • Key and fill generators
  • HD-SDI recording and play-out
  • Video encoding or transcoding

PC Requirements

  • Core i5 or i7, or equivalent AMD
  • 1GB free RAM minimum

DTA-2152 Key Attributes

Connectors    3x 75-Ω BNC
Ports                1,2: HD-SDI input or output
                            3: Genlock input
PCI Express    v1.1; PCIe 4x
                           Low profile
SD-SDI              SMPTE 259M, 270 Mbps, 8 or 10 bit format
HD-SDI              SMPTE 292M, 1.5 Gbps, 8 or 10 bit format
ASI                    DVB-ASI (coax) EN50083-9, 0 to 214 Mbps, Resolution < 1 bps
Supported Formats
    525i59.94, 625i50
SMPTE 296M    720p23.98, 720p24, 720p25, 720p29.97, 720p30, 720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60
SMPTE 274M    1080p23.98, 1080p24, 1080p25, 1080p29.97, 1080p30, 1080i50, 1080i59.94, 1080i60



1.  StreamXpress –  Playout  Software

  • Low-cost, high-performance playout software that supports all DekTec output adapters
  • Endless play with optional automatic correction of continuity-counter, PCR/PTS/DTS and TDT/TOT fields
  • SOAP-based remote control to automate StreamXpress operations (DTC-302-RC option)
  • Saving and restoring playout parameters using XML-based settings file
  • Reproducible injection of errors in the transport stream with adjustable error rate
  • Easy-to-use control of modulation and channel simulation parameters

2.   StreamXpert – Transport Stream Analyser Software

  • Real-time analysis, monitoring and recording of MPEG-2 transport streams
  • Recording based on duration, size or manual
  • Provides detailed statistics on the PIDs, services and tables found in the transport stream
  • Displays PIDs, services, tables, descriptors, stream information and PID-grid (compact overview of all PIDs)
  • User definable TR 101 290 templates
  • PCR analysis
  • Measurement of bitrates, PCR-accuracy and interval
  • Integrated SD/HD video and audio decoder with support for MPEG-2, AVC/H.264, HEVC/H.265, AVS, 4:2:2 and 10 bit video streams and MP1 / MP2 / (HE-)AAC / Dolby AC3 / Dolby AC4 audio
  • Deep decoding of PSI, DVB-SI, DVB-RCS and ATSC-PSIP tables and descriptors
  • Closed captions decoding
  • SI decoding with user templates, Dolby AC4 analysis, multi-monitor support
  • Support for analysing TS-over-IP streams via a DTA-2160 / DTA-2162 or a local network port
  • The world’s most cost-effective and user-friendly transport-stream analyser

3.  StreamXpert Lite – Light-weight version of StreamXpert for viewing and recording transport-stream contents, and for decoding audio and video.

                                                             StreamXpert           StreamXpert Lite

Ribbon based GUI                                        ✓                               ✓
List with properties of all PIDs                        ✓                               –
List with properties of all services                   ✓                               partial
List with properties of all tables                      ✓                                –
Video Decoding
HEVC                                                         ✓                                ✓
AVC                                                           ✓                                ✓
AVS                                                           ✓                                ✓
MPEG-2                                                      ✓                                ✓
4:2:2                                                          ✓                                –
10-bit                                                         ✓                                –
Full screen mode                                          ✓                                ✓
Multi-monitor support                                    ✓                                ✓
Audio Decoding
HE-AAC                                                       ✓                                ✓
AAC                                                            ✓                                ✓
E-AC-3                                                        ✓                                ✓
AC-3                                                           ✓                                ✓
MPEG-1 Layer II                                            ✓                                ✓
Supported Interfaces
DekTec input adapters                                  ✓                                 ✓
PC network ports                                         ✓                                 ✓
Custom table and descriptor templates            ✓                                  –
PID Grid, graphical overview of all PIDs             ✓                                  –
Dolby AC-4 analysis                                       ✓                                  –
Manual mode                                               ✓                                  ✓
Size based                                                   ✓                                  ✓
Duration based                                             ✓                                  ✓
Measurement and Compliance
TR 101 290 priority 1, 2 and 3                       ✓                                  –
Bitrate                                                        ✓                                  partial
PCR graphs                                                  ✓                                  –
PCR accuracy                                               ✓                                  –
PCR interval                                                 ✓                                  –
PCR frequency offset                                    ✓                                  –

4.  VF-Rec – Advanced transport-stream/SDI recorder

  • Advanced recorder for TS, ETI, SDI, I/Q samples and T2MI.
  • Allows to do continuous recording and remote control through SNMP
  • Record to a single file, to multiple files or continuous
  • SDI recording 10-bit full frame, up to 3G-SDI
  • Remote monitoring and control through SNMP

5.     SdEye    –    SDI Analysis and Monitoring Software

  • Cost-effective real-time waveform analyser for SMPTE-259M signals
  • Displays picture, YCbCr / RGB waveforms, vectorscope and peak meter
  • Various picture display modes: interlaced, top- or bottom-field only, top and bottom field, full SDI frame
  • User can select whether he wants to display Y, Cb, Cr, R, G and/or B components in the picture
  • Contemporary GUI with quick access buttons and user-selectable window layout
  • Supports all DekTec SDI-capable adapters including bus-powered USB-2 units for portable SDI monitoring

Additional information

Weight 2 lbs