NEW

HDMI 300MHz Digital Video Generator

Product ID: VG-873

Complete Solution for Development of 4K x 2K & 3D core based technology, ideal for your lab or production line

Comparison Table

New Features (difference from VG-870B)

■ HDMI TMDS Clock 300MHz supported. It realizes 4Kx2K/30Hz timing and 3D Side-by-Side(Full) / Frame Packing at 1080p/60Hz timing.

■ HDMI 16-bit video output within limited dot clock frequency.

■ HEC (Ethernet Channel) communication

Main Features

■ Maximum 2 additional interfaces can be selected.

■ HDMI various functions supported (xvYCC/Deep Color/CEC/Lip Sync).

■ DVI Dual Link 330MHz dot clock frequncy (VM-1814)

■ Analog 300MHz dot clock freqeuncy (VM-1811)

■ 4Kx2K format and Full HD 240Hz timing supported. (VM-1824, VM-1824-A, VM-1825, VM-1826)

■ RGB 16-bit drawing

■ Windows based control and program edit software SP-8870.

■ Terminal commands provided by PC control

■ 1000 programs are saved in a CF card.  The internal memory (about 100MB) can also be used to save users’ own programs.

[Options]

  • ■ Uncompressed 10-bit moving picture function (VM-1819). Motion pictures are selected from VT-7001 Video Library for HDTV evaluation.

Data sheet (VM-1819 Motion Picture) [ Download ]
Data sheet (VT-7001 Video Library)[ Download ]

■ Next generation HDMI High Bit Rate audio (VT-8500-0006 or VT-8500-0008).

  • ■ Image format converter (SP-8010).  8, 24, 36 and 48-bit TIFF data is converted to the file for ASTRO VG file format (VBM).

Data sheet (SP-8010 Image Format Converter)[ Download ]

  • ■ 8/10/12-bit Natural Pictures card for TV evaluation (VT-8001)

Data sheet (VT-8001 8/10/12-bit natural picture)[ Download ]

  • ■ Chinese TV Inspection Pattern Library (VT-8500-0004)

Data sheet (VT-8500-0004 China patterns)[ Download ]

■ Uncompressed 4Kx2K Picture Library VT-7004 option

■ 0.5 / 0.25 / 0.125 dot scroll option. APDC pattern (0.5 dot scroll) for moving picture resolution testing (APDC pattern is provided by Advanced PDP Development Center Corporation.)

■ Remote box RB-1870 (with program edit function) and RB-1871 (program selection only. For production operators use.)

Note1: Specifications will differ from the selected interface and option.

Note2: VG-873 and VG-874 are equipped with one HDMI 300MHz unit as standard. Users can select 2 additional output units.  Please refer to interface units of VG-870B / 871B.

Specifications

Difference

VG-873

Front button operation Analog dot clock (when VM-1811 is installed) : 300MHz

VG-874

Remote box operation (RB-1870 or RB-1871 as option) Analog dot clock (when VM-1811 is installed) : 250MHz

Specifications

VG-873 / VG-874

HDMI Video

Standard

HDMI (4Kx2K, 3D, ARC, HEAC, CEC) CEA-861-D

Output channel

2 channels

Dot Clock (8bit)

25 to 300MHz

Dot Clock (10bit)

25 to 240MHz

Dot Clock (12bit)

25 to 200MHz

Dot Clock (16bit)

(25 to 150MHz)

TMDS clock

Max. 300MHz

Video Format

RGB, YCbCr4:4:4/4:2:2

Bit width

8, 10, 12, 16 bits (RGB, YcbCr 4:4:4) 8, 10, 12 bits (YCbCr 4:2:2)

HDCP

Supported.

HDMI Audio

Channel

8ch

Sampling frequency

32, 44.1, 48, 88.2, 96, 176.4, 192kHz

Resolving power

16, 20, 24 bits

Frequency

20 to 24kHz (20Hz unit)

Format

Linear PCM, Non-linear PCM, DSD

Audio

Output

HDMI, Coaxial Audio (for ARC testing)

Input

Coaxial, I2S

E-EDID

Ver1.3 (DDC2B)

ARC

Audio Return Channel supported.

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