Production Switchers Graphite Specifications

Specifications

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Frame

FRAME FEATURES Graphite
13 External inputs 12 HD SDI
1 HDMI
7 Internal Inputs Single Channel XPression with multiple key layers
2 channels of XPression Clip playback
4 Channels of Media Storage (Stills & Animations w/ audio)
8 Outputs 6 SDI
2 HDMI

Switcher

ENGINE FEATURES Graphite
Number of MEs 2
Number of MiniMEs 4
Number of MultiViewers with Tally and Source Names 2 (up to 32 windows)
Internal Format Converters / Frame Synchronizers 6
Number of Floating DVEs 4
Reference Input Black or Tri-Level
OPERATIONAL FEATURES Graphite
Number of Keys PER ME 5
(4 + 1 Transition Key)
Number of Keys per MiniME 2 per MiniME
Total Keyers in MiniME Mode 18
Ultrachrome Keyers (Floating) 2
Number of MediaStores (8 GB capacity) 4
Supported Media File Types .BMP (no Alpha)
.JPG (no Alpha)
.TGA (with or without Alpha)
.PNG (with or without Alpha)
48k WAV audio
Browser-Based Graphics Management
Pattern Generators 2 per ME
Animated MediaWipes
Direct MediaStore Render VIA Ethernet
LiveEDL (generates an edit decision list for use in post-production)
CONTROL INTERFACES Graphite
DashBoard LiveAssist
ViewControl – Visual Production Control
Robotic Camera Control
SIGNAL PROCESSING STANDARDS (FORMAT) Line / Frame Rates
Standard Definition 480i/59.94 & 576i/50
High Definition 720p & 1080i 50/59.94
1080P 25 / 29.97 (1.5Gb) & 50 / 59.94 (3Gb)
UHD Up Conversion for Output 4x Quad Link (MultiScreen Mode)

Graphics

GRAPHICS FEATURES XPression Graphite
Template Designer
Playout Sequencer
2D / 3D Fonts
Arabic, Asian & Scripted Language Support
3D Primitives
Imported 3D Models
Video Clip Support (within a template)
XPression Video Codec License
XPression Video Coder Application
Automated File-based Ingest, Transcoding & Publishing Optional
Animation Timeline
Graphical Keyframe Editor
Continuous Animations
Stagger Animations
Visual Logic
Virtual Cameras
Seamless Continuous Tickers
TrueD! Anaglyphic Stereoscopic Preview
Render to Disk
Output Framebuffer Layers Unlimited
Virtual Preview Channels (up next & look-ahead) 2 per channel
High Definition Formats (HD)
Standard Definition Formats (SD)
Project Video Format Conversion
Custom Resolution Video Formats (DVI Out)
RossTalk (TCP/IP Strings)
P-bus
Custom Keyboard Optional

Optional XPression Workflow Tools and Applications XPression Clips Features
  • Studio Single Channel Edition (SCE)
  • Studio Multi-Channel
  • Project Server
  • openMAMTM Connectivity
  • Ross Streamline Asset/Order Management
  • DataLinq Server
  • XPression Gateway
  • MOS Plug-in
  • NLE Plug-in
  • Template Builder
  • CII Gateway
  • Desktop Preview Server
  • 1 channel of baseband video ingest
  • 2 channels of playout
  • No pre-roll
  • Back-to-back transitions
  • Multiple clips on the same output
  • Clip Browser with searching
  • Clip trimming and looping
  • VDCP, AMP, P-bus, and RossTalk automation protocols
  • P-bus Manager for intelligent clip assignment
  • Clip Manager application with user rights or database management and synchronization setup

Audio

AUDIO INPUTS & OUTPUTS Graphite
28 Channels 12 Stereo SDI
4 Stereo XPression
2 Stereo Carbonite MediaStores
1 Stereo PC Audio Input
1 Stereo AES input
8 Mono Analog inputs
OPERATIONAL FEATURES | OUTPUT CONTROLS Graphite
Fader Volume -∞db to + 20db
Post-Fade Audio Meter
Post-Fade Peak Indicator
Solo Clear
OPERATIONAL FEATURES | INPUT CONTROLS Graphite
Fader Volume -∞db to + 20db
Pre-Fade Audio Meter
Pre-Fade Peak Indicator
Balance Control on Stereo Inputs
Pan Control on Mono Inputs
Mute
Solo
Pre-Fade Listen
1RU AUDIO BREAKOUT PANEL FEATURES Audio Breakout Panel
Analog / Microphone Inputs 8
Analog Outputs 5
AES Digital Audio Inputs 1
AES Digital Audio Outputs 1
Adjustable Pre-Amps Gain on Analog Inputs 0-60dB
Phantom Power on Analog Inputs 48V
Digital Pads on Analog Inputs -20dB
Digital LCD Front Panel w/ Multi-Function Control Panel Interface
Number of GPI/O 24
Number of Tallies 16