4K UHD 12G-SDI Video G2 Test Pattern Generator (Support 12G/6G/3G/HD/SD-SDI)

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Overview

Introducing the BG-SDITPG-G2 12G/6G/3G/HD/SD-SDI Pattern Generator, the ultimate tool for SDI pattern generation and testing. This state-of-the-art device offers multi-format support for 12G/6G/3G/HD/SD and a wide range of test patterns, making it an essential tool for professionals in broadcasting, professional AV, and related industries.

The BG-SDITPG-G2 features a comprehensive set of video test patterns, including still and moving patterns, as well as audio support (SMPTE-291M) with up to 8 channels of AES-compliant audio at a 48KHz sample rate. With this generator, you can calibrate and test SDI-enabled video devices and displays with ease and precision.

Designed for intuitive operation, the BG-SDITPG-G2 comes equipped with four buttons, a rotary switch, and an LCD screen, ensuring effortless control and management. Its user-friendly interface allows for quick access to various features, making it a cost-effective solution for all your SDI pattern generation needs.

Whether you're working with NTSC, PAL, 720p, 1080i, 1080p, or even 4K2K resolutions, the BG-SDITPG-G2 supports a wide range of output resolutions and bit rates. It delivers reliable performance and supports 10-bit color space, ensuring accurate and high-quality signal testing.

How to Control and Manage this Unit:

Intuitive LCD Screen and Control Panel: The BG-SDITPG-G2 is equipped with an LCD screen and a user-friendly control panel, featuring four responsive buttons and a convenient rotary switch. Effortlessly navigate through the diverse settings and options using this intuitive interface.

Instant Memory Recall for Settings: Simplify your workflow by effortlessly saving your preferred settings and configurations into the device's memory. This feature ensures swift and convenient access to your chosen configurations whenever needed.

Remote Control via LCM (Local Control Module): Experience centralized control capabilities by remotely managing the BG-SDITPG-G2 using the LCM (Local Control Module). This advanced functionality provides a seamless and efficient way to control the generator from a distance.

Enhanced Reliability

Furthermore, the protocols, including SMPTE 259M (270Mbps), SMPTE 292M (1.485 Gbps), SMPTE 424/425M (2.97 Gbps), SMPTE ST-2081 (5.94 Gbps), and SMPTE ST-2082 (11.88 Gbps), are crucial as they establish the standards for transmitting digital video signals across various resolutions and frame rates.

These standards ensure compatibility and reliability in broadcasting and video production by allowing the generator to produce test patterns aligned with different video formats, from standard-definition to ultra-high-definition, facilitating accurate testing and calibration of video equipment and systems in diverse professional settings.

Features

  • Multi-format support
    12G/6G/3G/HD/SD-SDI
  • Multi-pattern functionality
    Still and moving video test patterns
  • Audio support
    Up to 8 channels of AES-compliant audio at 48KHz sample rate (SMPTE-291M)
  • Intuitive controls
    Four buttons, rotary switch, and LCD screen
  • Easy saving
    Save settings to memory
  • Preset Support
    Supports preset modes for added convenience
  • Wide range of output resolutions: NTSC, PAL, 720p, 1080i, 1080p, 4K2K
  • Multiple bit rates: 2.97 Gbps, 2.967 Gbps, 1.485 Gbps, 1.4835 Gbps, 5.94Gbps, 5.934Gbps, 11.88Gbps, 11.868Gbps, 270 Mbps
  • 10-bit color space for accurate and high-quality testing
  • SDI output: SDI, HD-SDI, 3G-SDI, 6G-SDI, 12G-SDI
  • Cost-effective: Calibrate and test SDI-enabled video devices and displays

Effortlessly Manage and Monitor Settings via the Intuitive 2.0” LCD Monitor

Effortlessly navigate and adjust settings with clarity on the 2.0” LCD monitor. Enjoy a user-friendly experience that lets you easily see and modify active settings with intuitive controls.

Effortlessly Switch Between Preset Testing Modes

Navigate seamlessly through a diverse array of testing modes using the intuitive dial, ensuring swift access to the desired settings.

Streamlined Menu Access

Easily open and access menu settings, along with a plethora of built-in video patterns, using the intuitive push buttons, facilitating a user-friendly experience.

Versatile Signal Outputs

Harness the power to test both 3G and 12G SDI signals effortlessly, enabling comprehensive signal testing capabilities.

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Tech Specifications

Technical Specifications
Role of Usage Pattern generator
SDI Standards 12G/6G/3G/HD/SD-SDI
Auto SDI Rate Detection Yes
Supported Protocols SMPTE 259M (270Mbps / 360Mpbs)
SMPTE 292M / HDTV (1.485 & 1.485/1.001Gbps)
SMPTE 424/425M (2.97 & 2.97/1.001Gbps)
SMPTE ST-2081 (5.94&5.94/1.001Gbps)
SMPTE ST-2082 (11.88&11.88/1.001Gbps)
Video Bandwidth 11.88Gpbs
Data Rates 270 / 1483 / 1485 / 2967 / 2970 / 5934 / 5940 / 11868 / 11880 Mbps
Video Support [12G] 4K2K@50/59.94/60
[6G] [email protected]/24, 25, 30
[3G] 1080p@50/59.94/60 (4:2:2)
[HD] 720p50/59.94/60, 1080p24/30, 1035i50/59.94/60, 1080i50/59.94/60
[SD] [email protected], PAL@50Hz
SDI Signal Type SMPTE-292M / 259M / 424M / ST-2081 / ST-2082
Output Impedance 75W
Cable (Belden 1694A) Equalization / Transmission [12G-SDI] up to 50m (165ft) / [6G-SDI] up to 100m (330ft) / [3G-SDI] up to 200m (660ft)
Audio Support Yes
PCB Stack-up 6-layer board [impedance control — differential 100W; single 75W]
Output 4x BNC [SDI]
BNC Connector 75W interlocking socket
[HD] Eye Pattern Characteristics Amplitude: Within 800mV <10% Long time jitter <1.0 UI
Rise overshoot: Less than 2% Timing jitter <1.0 UI
Fall overshoot: Less than 2% Alignment jitter <0.2 UI
Mechanical
Housing Metal Enclosure
Dimensions
[L x W x H]
Model 6.5" x 4.4" x 0.9" [167 x 112 x 24mm]
Package 12.7" x 7.7" x 3.6" [325 x 196 x 92mm]
Weight Model 0.6 lbs [303g]
Package 1.1 lbs [533g]
Power Supply 12VDC
Power Consumption 5 Watts [max]
Operation Temperature 32~104°F / 0~40°C
Storage Temperature -4~140°F / -20~60°C
Relative Humidity 20~90% RH [no condensation]

PACKAGE CONTENTS

  • 1x BG-SDITPG-G2
  • 1x 12V power supply unit
  • 1x User Manual

Interfaces

  1. SDI OUT1: 12G/6G/3G/HD/SD-SDI output.
  2. SDI OUT2: 12G/6G/3G/HD/SD-SDI output.
  3. SDI OUT3: 3G/HD/SD-SDI output.
  4. SDI OUT4: 3G/HD/SD-SDI output.
  5. Micro USB: Micro-USB port for F/W update.
  6. +12V DC: 12V DC power jack.
  7. Power Switch: Power ON/OFF.
  8. Rotary Switch: for 0-7 preset mode.
  9. PUSH BUTTONS:
    Menu: Trigger the menu operation
    Enter: Enter the menu item
    Up: Choose the last menu item
    Down: Choose the next menu item.
  10. LCD: 2.0” LCD monitor.