The BR-EN900 delivers the industry's best video quality enabling users to stream broadcast quality HD/SD video with up to 50% bandwidth savings compared to H.264.
From live news broadcasting in the field, point-to-point contribution of HD video, live streaming from or within sports venues, the BR-EN900 makes it more efficient than ever to deliver the highest quality IPTV streams over satellite links, private networks and over the internet. Powered by an all-hardware compression chip, it sets new industry standards in video quality, bit rate, and latency. The BR-EN900 encoder provides best-in class HEVC video quality up to 4:2:2 10-bit.
Integrating with any video environment, the BR-EN900 offers a large selection of inputs including 3G-SDI, HD-SDI, SD-SDI, DVI, HDMI and Composite video as well as analog and digital audio (embedded and discrete). The on-board hardware scaler can be used for real-time downscaling, cropping and frame-sampling, delivering an optimized video output for your application. A built-in video matrix enables routing of video sources to both the HEVC and H.264 compression cores for simultaneous H.265 and H.264 streaming.
The portable HEVC encoder features low power consumption compared to software-based HEVC encoders running on large multi-CPU servers. The BR-EN900 makes it possible to take next generation HEVC encoding from the server rooms into the field for broadcast applications with easy integration to transport cases, TV trucks, portable cases, vehicles and aircraft. Covering an event or for sensitive applications, it's designed to always provide the best possible viewing experience. Shipping with Zixi™ stream protection technology, the appliance protects video, audio and metadata on networks with up to 30% packet loss or data corruption.