Broadcast News

Bookmark and Share

Phabrix Wins The IABM Peter Wayne Award For Design And Innovation 2008

Phabrix has won the coveted Peter Wayne Award for Design and Innovation by the IABM.
Commenting on the win, Phabrix's Founder and Managing Director Phillip Adams said: "I have to say it was a very proud moment in my career to receive the coveted IABM Peter Wayne Design and Innovation Award. The competition for this award was exemplary and each was worthy of the prize.
"Winning this award adds so much to promoting Phabrix and the SxA in the industry and all of us at Phabrix are extremely grateful for the IABM's support and recognition."
The Phabrix SxA has been designed to cater to the needs of the professional broadcast engineer who needs a portable solution for the growing sophisticated test requirement in the broadcast engineering industry.
The Phabrix SxA supports 3G-SDI, HD-HDI, SD-SDI video plus AES audio testing and monitoring - a world's first for such a product.
Additionally, the SxA affords the unique combination of 3G, HD and SD testing and the ability to generate, analyse and monitor test signals in a single unit.
The SxA stands out as an affordable portable highly technically advanced testing device for use in the studio, outside broadcast installations, broadcast stations and for remote testing of installed equipment. With the implementation of many differing standards in broadcast, the Sx is the first product to launch supporting the new 3G standard alongside HD and SD.
The Sx can also generate at one standard and analyse at many. The integrated generator/analyser is closed loop for control. The Sx has its own reference in lock with auto Bi-level, Tri-level and SDI genlock with cross lock capability.
The operating system chosen for the Sx is Linux, providing the advantages of open source development, upgrade simplicity, a mature system environment and enhanced networking facilities which have been implemented in the Sx's remote control functions.
The development engineering consists largely of modular FPGA design allowing rapid re-use of the technology. The FPGA's perform video test pattern generation and TX, zone plate generation, video RX analysis and capture, video scaling for the artifact free display of all 3G/HD/SD SDI video formats on a 4.3" TFT display, video keying and mixing, EDH/CRC insertion and analysis, scrambling, word alignment, TFT display driving, waveform monitor, vectorscope, audio metering, PLL control and clock generation, audio embeddng, audio de-embedding, audio processing, sine wave and white noise audio generation amongst others. This technology has only just been made available allowing Phabrix to describe the Sx as the world's first hand-held 3G-SDI, HD-SDI and SD-SDI video and audio test signal generator, analyser and monitor. By using this new cost effective technology the Phabrix Sx has become affordable in comparison with more traditional with more traditional bench bound products with similar features.
Solidmate Ltd Memory Card Hire London

Top Related Stories
Click here for the latest broadcast news stories.

Qligent Wins NAB 'Best Of Show' Award For Software
Qligent has won the 'Best of Show' award at NAB for its Match programmatic error detection software. The award was the company's first NewBay Best of
Iemke Roos Audio Rebrands As Audio-Technica Benelux
Audio-Technica's Netherlands-based distributor, Iemke Roos Audio,has rebranded to 'Audio-Technica Benelux'. While the name changes, all customers will
Ross Video To Launch New Version Of Ultrix
Ross Video has announced that it will launch a new version of the routing and signal processing platform Ultrix at CABSAT 2018 (Stand ZB5-A40). Ultrix
Robycam Cable Camera System Used For Football Match Broadcast
The Robycam cable camera system has been used by German public broadcaster ZDF to produce an international football match between Germany and Brazil.
Wisdom Audio To Demonstrate Latest Solutions At ISE 2018
Wisdom Audio is to demonstrate its latest audio solutions in a realistic media room environment created in collaboration with Italy's premier acoustic
PHABRIX Amazed The Crowds At NAB With New Technology
PHABRIX announced its new PHABRIX Qx test and measurement solution for 4K UHDTV1 and UHDTV2 at NAB to an eager engineering crowd and won a 'Best of Sh
PHABRIX Announces IBC2016 Lineup
PHABRIX will be demonstrating its new Qx technology in Hall 10, Stand B.12, at IBC 2016. The technology has been designed for compliance test and meas
Audio-Technica To Showcase Fourth-Generation 3000 Series UHF Wireless Systems
Audio-Technica's (Booth 7-N190) next generation 3000 Series frequency-agile true diversity UHF wireless systems receive their ISE debut at the 2018 sh
PHABRIX Stands Out At IBC 2016
PHABRIX reported to have a very successful IBC 2016 with many more visitors to the stand, and many eager to view the latest announcements surrounding
PHABRIX Announce IBC2017 Showcase
PHABRIX will launch SMPTE 2110 IP signal generation and analysis instruments for its Qx range, along with enhanced HDR visualization capabilities and
PHABRIX Set To Stun At IBC 2013
PHABRIX's larger than normal stand in Hall 8 E35 at IBC this year will feature new product launches, new additions to existing ranges and for the firs
Video Clarity Preview - 2018 NAB Show
Video Clarity is to launch a range of products including the new RTM Manager, Venue Player IP, RTM IP and its ClearView 9.0 at the 2018 NAB Show. NEW
Phabrix Get Set For NAB 2012
With NAB 2012 just weeks away, PHABRIX is planning to have its biggest show yet. PHABRIX’s 20x20 stand in North Hall 3 N5105 will spotlight developmen
Jünger Audio Units Installed At ZRTV
Zhejiang Radio and TV Group (ZRTG) has fitted out its new Zhejiang International TV Centre with a range of loudness control and audio processing solut
As broadcast manufacturers begin to source a solution for 4K and 8K testing they are looking toward PHABRIX to provide a state of the art solution for