Pix 240i

SDI Input & Output

  • SMPTE 12M-1, 12M-2, 125M, 259M, 272M, 291M, 292, 296M, 299, 352M

HDMI I/O

  • Version 1.4a input, Version 1.3a output, HDCP enabled on input

Video Input Resolutions / Rates

  • 1080p23.976/24/25/29.97/30
  • 1080i50/59.94/60
  • 1080PsF23.976/24/25/29.97/30
  • 720p23.976/24/25/29.97/30 (SDI Only)
  • 720p50/59.94/60
  • 576i50 (PAL)
  • 480i59.94 (NTSC)

Video Codecs and Files

  • Apple ProRes 36, 100, 145, 220 Mb/s, 8- and 10-bit
  • Avid DNxHD 36, 100, 145, 220 Mb/s, 8- and 10-bit
  • Quicktime wrapper (.MOV), UDF File System

Up/Down/Cross Conversion

  • 480i, 576i, 720p, 1080i, 1080p to any 480i, 576i, 720p, 1080i, 1080p

Frame Rate Conversion

  • 24, 25, 30, 50, 60 to 24, 25, 30, 50,60, 23.976, 29.97, 59.94 to 23.976, 29.97, 59.94, automatic 3:2 pull-down removal in 23.976 and 24 frame modes, other pull-down cadences include 2:2:2:4, 2:3:3:2, 3:2:3:2:2, and 2:2

LCD Display

  • 5-inch LCD; 800 x 480 resolution.

Audio Recording

  • 8 channels record/playback, simultaneous with video
  • Analog, HDMI or SDI, AES/EBU, selectable per channel

Analog Audio

  • 2 Balanced, mic- or line-level inputs on XLR. (48V phantom switchable)
  • 2 Balanced, line-level outputs on 5-pin XLR.
  • Frequency Response: 10 Hz-20 kHz, +/- 0.5 dB re 1 kHz;
  • THD + Noise: 0.004% max (1 kHz, 22 Hz-22 kHz)
  • Input and Output Topology: fully electronically balanced, line-level, RF, ESD, short, and overload protected; pin-2 hot, pin-3 cold
  • Line Output Clipping Level: +18dBu
  • Output Attenuation 0-20 dB, 1 dB increments
  • Headphone, 1/8" with gain control

Digital Audio

  • Sampling Rate / Bit Depth: 48 kHz, 24-bit
  • AES/EBU: 4 channels in via XLR, 110 ohm, 2 V p-p.
  • Accepts 32k, 44.1k, 48k, 96k, 192k sample rates with SRC at input.
  • HDMI: 2 channels embedded HDMI input, 8 channels embedded HDMI output
  • Accepts 32k, 44.1k, 48k, 96k, 192k sample rates.
  • SDI: 8 channels embedded SDI input, 8 channels embedded SDI output, 48k sample rate

File Storage

  • PIX-CADDY mounted drive or eSATAp-connected drive: Sound Devices approved 2.5-inch drive
  • CompactFlash card: Sound Devices approved CF card
  • eSATAp supplies 5V @ 2A

Timecode

  • Modes Supported: Freerun, Record run, External
  • Frame Rates: 23.976, 24, 25, 29.97DF, 29.97ND, 30DF, 30ND
  • Accuracy: +/- 0.2ppm, holds accurate time code for 2 hours after power is removed
  • Inputs / Outputs: BNC(LTC input and output), SDI or HDMI (Sony protocol), LEMO 5-pin

Sync Output

  • Analog bi-, tri-level sync / genlock
  • Wordclock (square wave, 48 kHz sampling rate, 3.3 vp-p, 75 ohm)

Sync Input

  • Analog bi-, tri-level sync / genlock
  • Wordclock (square wave, 48 kHz sampling rate, 3.3 vp-p, 75 ohm)

Control

  • Record triggering via SMPTE timecode
  • LANC or GPIO on 2.5mm jack

Keyboard

  • USB host. Keyboards without hubs acceptable.

Power

  • 4-pin Hirose, 10-18 VDC, pin-1 (-) pin-4 (+)

Physical

  • Size (H x W x D): 5.5" x 4.0" x 2.4" (14 cm x 10.2 cm x 6.1 cm)
  • Weight: 2.0 lbs
  • Operating Temperature: -10C to +40C