Electra X2S Headend-in-a-Box
Electra X2S Headend-in-a-Box
Inputs

3G/HD/SD-SDI
Transport Stream over IP

Outputs

Transport Stream over IP
ASI

Decoding

Video (4:2:0/4:2:2)
MPEG-2, MPEG-4 AVC
HEVC Main 10 (4:2:0 only), Up to 1080p @ 59.94

Audio
MPEG-1 Layer II
AC-3
E-AC-3
Dolby E
AAC/HE-AAC
Mono
Stereo, multichannel

Broadcast video encoding

Codecs
MPEG-2 MP @ ML
MPEG-2 MP @ HL
MPEG-4 AVC MP @ L3
MPEG-4 AVC HP @ L4 HEVC Main 10

SD Formats 
576i @ 25
480i @ 29.97
480P @ 29.97

HD Formats
720p @ 29.97, 50 and 59.94
1080i @ 25 and 29.97
1080p @ 24, 50 and 59.94

HDR
HLG and HDR10

CBR, VBR (standalone)

Compression Optimization
EyeQ™ content-aware encoding

Multiscreen video encoding

Codecs
AVC (H.264) Main and Baseline
HEVC Main 10

Compression Optimization
EyeQ Content-Aware Encoding

Container
TS over UDP, each video delivered as a separate SPTS

Advanced statmux

Target average bit rate (TABS)
DataTrack

Complete mux and scrambling

PID Remapping, filtering, multicasting
DVB CSA3, DVB CSA2, and AES scrambling

Audio processing

Codecs
MPEG-1 Layer II (stereo)
AC-3
E-AC-3
AC-4
MPEG-2/4 AAC LC (ADTS/LATM)
MPEG-4 HE-AAC v1/2 (ADTS/LATM) stereo and 5.1 multichannel

Loudness Control
Jünger Level Magic and Harmonic automatic level adjustment

Watermarking
Nielsen

Audio Description
Receiver Mix

Ancillary data specification

Closed Caption and Subtitling
EIA-608
EIA 708 ATSC A/53
608/708 conversion option
ARIB
China Closed Caption
Teletext to DVB Subtitling conversion

VANC Data
Teletext
WSS
AFD
VITC

Digital Program Insertion(DPI)
SCTE 104 over Ethernet
SCTE 104/VANC to SCTE 35

PSIP Spooling

System management

Embedded Harmonic NMX™ Digital Service Manager

Server specifications

1-RU

Dimensions (W x H x D) 
17.67 in x 1.7 in x 27.75 in (44.9 cm x 4.32 cm x 70.5 cm)

Weight
36 lbs/16.33 kg

Power
400 W typical, 510 W max

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Are You Ready for the Next Step?

Thank you for your interest in our Electra X2S Headend-in-a-Box. Please fill out the form to get in touch and start the conversation about how Electra X2S could work for you. Someone in our sales team will be in touch within 1-2 business days.