Specifications

Frame

FRAME FEATURESGRAPHITE
13 External inputs12 HD SDI
1 HDMI
7 Internal InputsSingle Channel XPression with multiple key layers
2 channels of XPression Clip playback
4 Channels of Media Storage (Stills & Animations w/ audio)
8 Outputs6 SDI
2 HDMI

Switcher

ENGINE FEATURESGRAPHITE
Number of MEs2
Number of MiniMEs4
Number of MultiViewers with Tally and Source Names2 (up to 32 windows)
Internal Format Converters / Frame Synchronizers6
Number of Floating DVEs4
Reference InputBlack or Tri-Level
OPERATIONAL FEATURESGRAPHITE
Number of Keys PER ME5
(4 + 1 Transition Key)
Number of Keys per MiniME2 per MiniME
Total Keyers in MiniME Mode18
Ultrachrome Keyers (Floating)2
Number of MediaStores (2GB 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 Generators2 per ME
Animated MediaWipes
Direct MediaStore Render VIA Ethernet
LiveEDL (generates an edit decision list for use in post-production)
CONTROL INTERFACESGRAPHITE
DashBoard LiveAssist
ViewControl – Visual Production Control
Robotic Camera Control
SIGNAL PROCESSING STANDARDS (FORMAT)LINE / FRAME RATES
Standard Definition480i/59.94 & 576i/50
High Definition720p & 1080i 50/59.94
1080P25 / 29.97 (1.5Gb) & 50 / 59.94 (3Gb)
UHD Up Conversion for Output4x Quad Link (MultiScreen Mode)

Graphics

GRAPHICS FEATURESXPRESSION 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 & PublishingOptional
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 LayersUnlimited
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 KeyboardOptional

OPTIONAL XPRESSION WORKFLOW TOOLS & APPLICATIONSXPRESSION 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

RAVE AUDIO MIXERGRAPHITE
48 Channels1 PC Audio
2 MediaStores
45 Configurable Channels:
• Up to 45 SDI-Embedded Audio Channels
• Up to 4 XPression Channels
• Up to 3 Stereo AES
• Up to 24 Mono Analog
OPERATIONAL FEATURES | OUTPUT CONTROLSGRAPHITE
Fader Volume-∞db to + 20db
Post-Fade Audio Meter
Post-Fade Peak Indicator
Solo Clear
PFL Clear
Audio Aux Channels6 – assignable pre or post
Configurable Audio Outputs• SDI-embedded audio output channels
• Audio breakout module outputs
• PC Audio Output
OPERATIONAL FEATURES | INPUT CONTROLSGRAPHITE
Selectable embedded SDI-channel pairs8 channel pairs per SDI-input
Assignable to any available fader
Sample Rate ConvertersAvailable to:
• AES Input ports (2-channels)
• Input BNCs 1-6 (16-channels)
Fader Volume-∞db to + 20db
Pre-Fade Audio Meter
Pre-Fade Peak Indicator
Balance Control on Stereo Inputs
Pan Control on Mono Inputs
Mono ModeDuplication of Mono channel (L or R) to create L-L / R-R channel pair
Mute
Solo
Pre-Fade Listen
Audio Follow Video (Assignable)
Audio EQ4-band EQ control on any fader
(high shelf, dual mid-shelf, low-shelf)
1RU AUDIO BREAKOUT PANEL FEATURESAUDIO BREAKOUT PANEL
Analog / Microphone Inputs8
Analog Outputs5
AES Digital Audio Inputs1
AES Digital Audio Outputs1
Adjustable Pre-Amps Gain on Analog Inputs0-60dB
Phantom Power on Analog Inputs48V
Digital Pads on Analog Inputs-20dB
Digital LCD Front Panel w/ Multi-Function Control Panel Interface
Number of GPI/O24
Number of Tallies16