The Sapphire 4K HEVC DSNG Encoder solution offers significant bitrate reductions compared with legacy H.264 systems.

The technology improvement is a bigger leap than that from MPEG2 to H.264. Offering exceptional compression ratios on video resolutions up to 4K UHD. The Sapphire Encoder can be easily integrated into existing SNG truck or flyaway systems to provide a cost effective upgrade to the latest encoding technology – savings of up to 50% are achievable.

  • Up to 50% bit-rate reduction compared with H.264
  • Transmission of 4x simultaneous HD signals up to 1080p50/59
  • Transmission of true 4K UHD signals with HDR
  • Ultra-low Latency for live applications
  • IP and DVB-ASI in/out
  • Multiple mounting kits available for compatibility with existing SNG transmitters
  • Legacy H.264 and MPEG2 Encoding also supported.