AV-HS450E

16 Channel HD Production Switcher with Dual-screen MultiViewer display

Product Code: PAN-AVHS450E

Suggested Retail Price £15,070+VAT

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Mission critical. Dual redundant power supplies, upstream and downstream keyers, super-clean chroma keyer with Primatte® algorithms: this is a serious production switcher when top quality and total reliability are called for. Despite its power, it's very compact, perfect for mobile, OB or studio use.

  • Built-in dual-display Multi-Viewer lets you display up to 20 different images on two monitors (up to 16 on one screen)
  • MultiViewer windows can be assigned to any outputs and offer with easy control of labels and borders, Preview (green) and Program (red) Tally Indicators
  • Four independent AUX busses, with mix transitions to AUX 1, also offers a clean feed with layer selection for IMAG, Webcasts and other applications
  • 16 HD/SD-SDI Inputs standard. HD/SD (format depends on switcher system setting)
  • 4 HD/SD-SDI outputs standar. (format depends on switcher system setting)
  • 2 DVI-D outputs standard (scalable to 1920x1200) for display of MultiViewers (or other outputs) with large flat panel monitors or projectors.
  • Switchable frame-synchronizers on all inputs ensure reliable, glitch-free switching, even with asynchronous sources
  • Color correction adjustments (with 6-axis matrix) standard on eight inputs, for precise image matching of different sources
  • Switchable up-conversion standard on four inputs - for easy integration of legacy sources
  • Wide range of high-quality 3D digital effects (2 channels) for creative versatility
  • One upstream and two downstream keyers, super-clean chroma keyer employing Primatte® algorithms
  • 10 shot memories and 10 PinP memories with timed transitions, for streamlined operation
  • Six User programmable function buttons - for customized workflow
  • The switcher supports HD (1080/59.94i, 1080/50i, 1080/24Psf,* 1080/23.98Psf,* 720/59.94p and 720/50p) and SD (480/59.94i and 576/50i) formats
  • SD card slot for graphics import/export and saving of all system settings
  • Ethernet port for PC graphics transfer with auto sizing software and alpha channel support
  • 4 Frame Memories for rapid access to stills and graphics
  • Direct Control of one Panasonic pan/tilt/zoom camera via RS-422 remote port, with storage and recall of up to 10 presets per camera.
  • Expanded control of up to five Panasonic pan/tilt/zoom camera (with source/control switching) when used with AW-series controller, storage and recall of 10 presets per camera.
  • Two I/O option slots for expansion to 20 inputs or 10 outputs using AV-HS04M series cards.
  • Dual RS-422 ports for editor, pan-tilt, expansion panel control and machine communication
  • Tally/GPI with Preview and Program Tally
  • Genlock with Blackburst or TRI input, plus switchable frame syncs for easy systemization
  • Dual redundant power supplies. (2) A.C. for mainframe, (2) 12V DC for control panel (AC adapters also included.)
  • Compact, two-rack size mainframe, perfect for mobile or studio use
  • Control Panel: weight - 8.6 pounds; dimensions: approx. 22" W x 3-1/2" H x 11-13/16" D
  • Mainframe: weight - approx. 21.6 pounds; dimensions: 19" W x 3-1/2" H x 18-1/2" D

Options

  • Two standard equipment, multi-purpose slots support all HS-O4M(x) series I/O option cards
  • New optional full-HD Dual DVI Input Board allows switcher to accept DVI input signals up to 1920x1080 resolution up to 1920x1080
  • VS-R45 optional 1RU remote multi-bus switch panel for streamlined workflow (available in the Fall)

*(AV-HS04 M1, M2, M3, M4, M5, M6 and M7 optional boards are not compatible with1080/24Psf,* 1080/23.98Psf,* formats.)

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The highly expandable AV-HS450E HD/SD video switcher offers a greater value than any other in its class. The two-rack-sized HS450N switcher comes standard with 16 HD/SD-SDI inputs (expandable to 20 with optional I/O boards), four HD/SD-SDI outputs and two DVI-D outputs. The switcher incorporates full 10-bit HD processing for maximum picture quality, and accepts optional boards for additional up-conversion, down-conversion and scaling of many video formats. This high-performance switcher is a flexible, economical solution for mid-size studios, mobile vehicles and mobile production systems.

The HS450E's built-in dual-display Multi-Viewer lets you display up to 20 different images on two monitors (up to 16 on one screen), eliminating the need for a rack full of expensive monitors. Additional standard features include four independent AUX busses, up-conversion on 4 inputs and full color correction on 8 others, dual Picture-In-Picture display, two downstream keyers, a very high-quality chroma key, dual 3D DVE's, shot and PiP memories, and much more.

New launches at ISE 2020

Here's an overview of our vendors exhibiting at ISE 2020. Please call us on +44 (0)1457 851000 if you would like to book a stand tour with one of our manufacturers. BLACKMAGIC DESIGN HALL 3, STAND C140 The Video Assist 12G 5” and 7” monitor recorders are now shipping. The original HD versions were incredibly popular with AV technicians who wanted to verify SDI and HDMI feeds and check waveform levels. For production teams, their 4K HDR capture makes them a superb on-camera SD card recorder. The ATEM Mini is a very small, cost-effective 4 channel HDMI video switcher with streaming output. Great as a portable mixer or a signal switcher, it’s being adopted by everyone from conference producers to AV technicians looking for simple HDMI switching.

  • 1 x AV-HS450E
  • 1 x CD-ROM (Operating Instructions, Image Transmission Software)
  • 1 x AC Adaptor
  • 1 x Power Cords (for Mainframe and AC Adaptor)
  • 1 x CAT5E (STP, Straight Cable 10m)

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