Datavideo SE-2850 HD/SD 8-Channel Video Switcher

Datavideo SE-2850 HD/SD 8-Channel Video Switcher

  • 8-Input, 4-Channel Video Plus Stills
  • 4x Balanced XLR Audio Inputs and 2x Outputs
  • 2x HDMI Multi-View Monitor Outputs
  • Two Each PiP and DSK Channels
  • TC-200 Title Overlay System
  • Frame Store for Each Input Channel
  • Cross-Point Video and Audio
  • External & Pass-Through Audio Output
  • Automatic input resolution scaling
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The Datavideo SE-2850 HD/SD 8-Channel Video Switcher is a multi-definition switcher designed for live production, providing producers with the opportunity to output graphics with rich colors, visually appealing programming. The SE-2850 is an HD/SD 8-Channel Video Switcher with a mixed format switcher consisting of 8 Channels HD/SD-SDI inputs, 4x assignable SDI, and 2x assignable HDMI outputs for routing combination of SD and HD video. 

This device features a Dual DSK, audio delay, and frame store. Its unique design makes it perfect for a standard 19’’ rack for an in-studio setup or inside of an OB van for mobile productions. This Switcher is capable of accepting inputs in varying combinations such as HDMI and HD/SD SDI.

Moreover, the SE-2850 audio functionality allows it to connect an external mixer for full sound control. It also offers all channel audio de-embedding and audio delay, and 4 dedicated XLR inputs. There is a Multimedia mixer integrated for smooth control, which can switch between up to 8 audio sources.

In addition, the SE-2850 produces  4:2:2 10-bit broadcast quality pictures with versatile input/output configurations.  This is a powerful device, easy-to-use effects, a downstream keyer (DSK), dual picture in picture (PIP), logo insertion, and a built-in title overlay system for the entry-level Datavideo CG systems. The routing is controlled by Windows software or RS-422 control via an Ethernet connection.

SE-2850 Features:

  • Supports 8 (Standard) or 12 (Maximum) HD/SD Inputs.
  • Audio peak meters displayed on HDMI Multi-view give confidence of outgoing audio.
  • Remote control over an Ethernet network using a supplied PC application running on Windows 7 Operating System or above.
  • Separate, rack-mountable processing unit.
  • Cross Reference: Black burst or Tri-Level Sync Reference (Setup via OSD menu).
  • Two GPI modes: Level / Pulse trigger selectable.
  • Color Control keyboard key.
  • Powerful multi-screen via HDMI outputs. 3-way operation such as one or two monitors at
    1920 x 1080i resolution.
  • Support XPT cross point: XPT Video and XPT Audio.
  • Audio delay for each de-embedded audio source.
  • SMPTE/ EBU Audio selectable via OSD.
More Information
In the box Datavideo SE-2850 HD/SD 8-Channel Video Switcher
SE-2850 Control Board
AD Switch DC 12V with AC Cord
DB9P TO DB9P Cable
CB-41 / XLR to XLR Cable
2 x Extra button cap for wipe
12x Screw 2x 2U Ear Rack
Limited 1-year warranty
Video Format 3G/HD/SD input:
1080i 50/59.94/60Hz
1080p 25/30/59.94/60Hz
HD Output:
1080i 50/59.94/60Hz
1080p 25/29/30Hz
SD: 576i 50Hz, 480i 59.94Hz
Video Processing SDI: 4:2:2
HDMI: YUV 4:2:2 10 bit, RGB 4:4:4
Input Routable / Crosspoint All 8, repeatable
Video Inputs 8x SDI
Mix HD & SD source Yes
Computer Graphic Interface Max 3 via HDMI
Video output 4x SDI assignable: PGM, PVW, AUX & Clean Out
2x HDMI assignable: PGM & multi-view
Down-converted output Yes, 4x SDI (CH1-CH4)
Built-in Multi-view monitoring out 2x HDMI
Audio input 4x Balanced XLR
Audio output 2x Balanced XLR
Embedded audio support Input up to 16 channels, Output 4 channels
Audio Delay Calibration Up to 8 frames per channel(*SDI input audio only)
A+V switching Yes
Chromakey No
Title Creator Yes
DSK 2x DSK support Lumakey & Linear key (Key / Fill)
Picture in Picture 2
Power DC 12V 44W
Logo Insertion 2 (or 1 logo + 1 clock)
Still Store 12
Effects FTB, Cut, 8 Wipe with border
Transition Preview PiP & DSK
Sync / Reference In/Out Built-in Genlock Support external sync with loop thru
Tally Output 1x D-sub 25pin, dual-color
PC Remote Control Via Ethernet (free Window software) or RS-422
Built-in Audio Mixer N/A
Special Features 4-CH SD downconvert output Built-in TC-200 CG system Selectable SMPTE/EBU Audio level
Chassis 2 units, 2RU rack-mount mainframe
Dimensions (l x w x h) 21.9" x 15.0" x 12.6"
Accessory CB-60/61/62 (30/50/100m)
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