9061 Wins TV Technology STAR at IBC

9061 Card

Cobalt Digital Inc. recently launched the newest ‘star’ of its COMPASS™ family of products at IBC 2007: the versatile 9061, an up/down/cross format converter. Cobalt Digital’s range of COMPASS™ cards for the flexible openGear™ frame is designed to offer creative solutions for the challenges that broadcast end-users face in the digital world.

In recognition of the first-class engineering and innovative design of the 9061, Cobalt was awarded a coveted TV Technology STAR (Superior Technology Award Recipient) during the trade show.

Chris Shaw, Cobalt’s Director of Sales, was present for the honor: "The multi-featured 9061 card is taking Cobalt Digital to an exciting new level, strengthening our already established product line. Our family of COMPASS™ cards for the openGear™ format will grow extensively in the upcoming months to provide solutions for our customers, at cost-effective pricing. "

The 9061is an up/down/cross format converter with universal inputs analog/digital inputs, audio embedding, audio conversion and Frame Sync. It has a full featured, high quality 12-bit analog to 10-bit serial digital converter, an HD/SD-SDI input, analog and digital audio inputs, audio embedding, audio de-embedding, Frame Sync and user audio/ video level controls. Full user remote and local digital proc. control, with user memory allows digital adjustment of gain, DC Offset, saturation and hue, audio levels, audio mapping and Frame Sync controls. Factory presets enable a return to factory settings. 

9061 Features

24-bit analog audio conversion to AES
24-bit embedding
5-Line adaptive comb filter for SD-Composite mode
Analog and AES audio inputs and AES output
Audio channel mapping and level control
Audio embedding or de-embedding
Differential inputs for power hum rejection
Frame Sync with tracking audio delay
HD/SD universal analog and digital inputs
Internal color bar generator
Local or remote user configuration & processing controls
Video level controls

For more information on the 9061, or for requests about availability, please contact sales@cobaltdigital.com.