Sony HDSX5800 Multi-Bit Rate Router

Sony Updated: 2008-05-02 RSS
Sony HDSX5800 Multi-Bit Rate Router

The HDS-X5800 Router is an ultra-compact 22 RU multi bit-rate router developed to support every format defined by Rec ITU-R BT605, SMPTE259M (SD), and SMPTE292M (HD) as well as 1080/24P format and DVB/ASI signals. Up to 264 inputs and 272 outputs handle signals from 143 Mb/s up to 1.5 Gb/s. Can be expanded up to a 1056 x 1088 matrix by cascading multiple frames. Auto re-clocking at 143 M, 177 M, 270 M, 360 M, 540 M, 1.485/1.001 G and 1.485 Gb/s. Router control is via S-BUS and RS-422A. S-BUS is providing communications and tally management with BKS-R Series routing switcher control units, Sony MVS/DVS Series production switchers and so on. Among the many features that S-BUS supports are multi-level working, signal breakaway, phantom operation of cross-points and tie-line management. Router data is maintained in memory by a 24-hour battery backup. Ethernet-based remote control and setup.


* Compact size and high density - 264 x 272 in 22 RU
* Non-blocking expansion up to 1056 x 1088
* 143 Mb/s to 1.5 Gb/s in the same frame
* Flexible input and output configurations
* HD/SD input and output options or SD only input and output options
* Increments of 33 inputs and/or 34 outputs
* Auto cable equalization
* Auto re-clocking at 143, 177, 270, 360, 540 Mb/s and 1.485 Gb/s
* S-BUS control system
* Quad standard operations in single frame
* Ethernet based remote control and setup
* Front loadable and hot swappable modules for ease of maintenance
* Very low power consumption