Appear TV

Appear TV

Appear TV offers operators the most advanced head-end architectures in the marketplace for delivering analog and digital broadcast services to their subscribers.

Appear TV head-ends are designed with modularity to achieve the most flexible solution with the highest density. We offer multiple inputs (IP, SDI, ASI, DVB-S/S2, DVB-T and DVB-C); descrambling/scrambling (DVB & AES) as well as a variety of output options (IP, SPTS and MPTS inc statmux, SDI, ASI, QAM, COFDM DVB-T, FM Radio and analog TV).

The modularity and high flexibility of our head-ends make them suitable for multiple network architectures: streaming and multiplexing of digital content over IP based networks and conversion of digital content for analog networks (and distribution of TV and FM radio).

Appear TV is based in Oslo, Norway and is dedicated to designing reliable, revenue-generating and innovative solutions for operators looking to deliver real-time content to the home.

Appear TV Switch module

Appear TV Switch module

This essential module provides gigabit routing between modules in the chassis and centralised management.
Appear TV 1RU Chassis

Appear TV 1RU Chassis

The Appear TV chassis has 9 slots for modules from the whole range. This allows very compact combinations of input, processing and output modules to be assembled.
Appear TV 4RU Chassis

Appear TV 4RU Chassis

The Appear TV 4RU Chassis can take upto 18 modules and comes complete with dual redundant hot swap power supplies.
Appear TV 8VSB Input

Appear TV 8VSB Input

The Appear TV 4x8VSB-MMI has 4 terrestial tuners that can be enabled as ATSC. The high density allows TV gateways to be specified with choice of IP out or returning to RF via a choice of modulation schemes.
Appear ASI Input

Appear ASI Input

The Appear TV 3ASI-MMI module has 3 ASI inputs into a single module width. The high density allows TV gateways to be specified with choice of IP or ASI out,or RF via a choice of modulation schemes.
Appear TV DVB-C Input

Appear TV DVB-C Input

The Appear TV 4QAM-MMI has 4 cable tuners that can be enabled as DVB-C. The high density allows TV gateways to be specified with choice of IP out or returning to RF via a choice of modulation schemes.
Appear TV Encoder

Appear TV Encoder

The Appear TV H.264 and MPEG-2 SDI encoder supports 2 HD-SDI or up to 4 SD-SDI inputs per blade.
Appear TV DVB-T input

Appear TV DVB-T input

The Appear TV 4COFDM-MMI has 4 terrestial tuners DVB-T. The high density allows TV gateways to be specified with choice of IP out or returning to RF via a choice of modulation schemes.
Appear TV Ethernet Input

Appear TV Ethernet Input

The Appear TV GBIPIN-MMI has a Gigabit Ethernet input that can be optical (SFP) or copper. The high density allows TV gateways to be specified with choice of IP out or returning to RF via a choice of modulation schemes.
Appear TV Transcoder

Appear TV Transcoder

The Appear TV hardware transcoder can transcode H.264 to MPEG-2, MPEG-2 to MPEG-2, MPEG-2 to H.264, and H.264 to H.264. It supports 2 HD or 4 SD channels per blade.
Appear TV DVB-S/S2 Input

Appear TV DVB-S/S2 Input

The Appear TV 4DVBS-MMI has 4 satellite tuners that can be enabled as DVB-S or DVB-S2. The high density allows TV gateways to be specified with choice of IP out or returning to RF via a choice of modulation schemes.
Appear TV Digital audio levelling

Appear TV Digital audio levelling

The Appear TV audio leveler sorts out audio variations by applying level control in the MPEG domain.
Appear TV EPG module

Appear TV EPG module

The Appear TV EPG module acts as a consolidator of data from each received MUX and recreates a new EPG, External data may be created or sourced from a local or networked PC.
Appear TV Scrambler

Appear TV Scrambler

The Appear TV DVB CA scrambling is both AES and CSA compliant. It can scramble up to 250 services and 850 Mbit/s. It supports scrambling of MPEG-2 and H264 in SD & HD and is DVB Simulcrypt compliant.
Appear TV Descrambler

Appear TV Descrambler

Appear TV descrambler can take two CA adapters in to a single module width. Combined with a range of modules from the range, complex broadcast and rebroadcast systems can be created. Ideal for use in satellite, terrestrial, and cable head ends.
Appear TV Bulk Descrambler

Appear TV Bulk Descrambler

The Appear TV BDESC is a bulk descrambler that can decrypt up to 250 services. Can be ordered from 25 to 250 simultaneous streams of descrambling.
Appear TV QAM output

Appear TV QAM output

The Appear TV QAM output module has 4 outputs each with 4 multiplexers, permitting 16 MPTSs'.
Appear TV ASI Output

Appear TV ASI Output

The Appear TV ASI out module is design for connectivity to legacy or third party processing not connectible via Gigabit Ethernet. The module has 4 ASI ports each with a maximum of throughput 213Mbps.
Appear TV DVB-S/S2 modulator

Appear TV DVB-S/S2 modulator

The Appear TV DVB-S modulator can provide outputs of either QPSK or 8 to 32 APSK. Suitable for satellite up link at either IF or shortly at Lband.
Appear TV Ethernet Output

Appear TV Ethernet Output

The Appear TV Ethernet Out module can stream a maximum of 250 services, a combined bandwidth of 850 Mbps. The module can multiplex services and filter out individual PIDs, such as subtitles or unused audio tracks.
Appear TV output redundancy

Appear TV output redundancy

Appear TV’s intelligent redundancy software provides seamless integration between broadcast equipment and IP networks.
Appear TV MPEG-4 HD decoder with SDI and AES out

Appear TV MPEG-4 HD decoder with SDI and AES out

The Appear TV MPEG-4 HD decoder has an advanced MPEG-4 HD decoder module enables up to 30 HD channels to be decoded in either SD/HD or MPEG-4 AVC/SD/HD format, including HD to SD down-conversion. The module also enables SD/HD-SDI output with embedded audio and AES audio out.
Appear TV MPEG-4 HD decoder with SDI out

Appear TV MPEG-4 HD decoder with SDI out

The Appear TV quad decoder with SDI out has an advanced MPEG-4 HD decoder module enables up to 30 HD channels to be decoded in either SD/HD or MPEG-4 AVC/SD/HD format, including HD to SD down-conversion. The module also enables SD/HD-SDI output with embedded audio.
Appear TV Dual decoder rf modulator stereo

Appear TV Dual decoder rf modulator stereo

The Appear TV dual decoder with RF out can take signals from IP or from DVB-S or T and output a modulated analogue signal complete with stereo NICAM. This is the ideal bridge between digital infrastructure and legacy analogue TV.
Appear TV COFDM Output

Appear TV COFDM Output

The Appear TV COFDM modulator has 4 separate RF outputs and is ideal for feeding RF ring mains, regional terrestial digital TV transmitters or cable headends.
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