Sierra Video Systems 1616HD-XL
16x16 1.5G HD-SDI Lassen

OUR PART #  1616HD-XL

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The Sierra Video Systems 1616HD-XL Lassen HD routing switchers are designed for forward-looking broadcast and post-production facilities preparing for transition to HD. The Lassen 1616HD high definition video routing switcher employs mulit-rate video boards capable of handling standard serial digital video signals including SMPTE 310M, SMPTE 259M, SMPTE 344M, ITU-R BT.601 and DVB-ASI up to 540Mbps along with HD serial digital video signals conforming to SMPTE 292M (1.485Gbps single link). 1616HD offers balanced AES/EBU digital or analog stereo audio options. At 2RU, it is ideal for remote production units and staging applications.

Sierra Video Systems 1616HD-XL Features:

  • Mixed format: HD-SDI, SDI-only, or analog video with AES/EBU or balanced stereo audio
  • Mulit-rate digital video boards pass HD-SDI, SDI, DVB-ASI, and MPEG-2 signals
  • Compact form factor
  • Front panel control Interface with LCD display
  • Standard IP and RS-232/422 control on all models
  • Comprehensive line of remote and remote-programmable control panels available
  • Interface capability with other Sierra Video Systems routing switcherframes such as Shasta, Tahoe, Yosemite and Sierra Pro XL

Sierra Video Systems 1616HD-XL Specifications:

  • HD-SDI/SDI Multi-Rate Digital Video:
    • Data Rates: 19Mbps - 1.485Gbps
    • Data Types: SMPTE 310M, SMPTE 259, SMPTE 344M, SMPTE 292M, DVB-ASI, ITU-R BT.601
    • Jitter: < 0.2 UI
    • Input:
      • Video Level: 800mV p-p +/-10%
      • Impedance: 75 Ohm
      • Return Loss: > 15dB up to 1.5GHz
      • Cable Equalization Range: 0 - 100 meters for SMPTE 292, Belden 8281, 0 - 300 meters for all other standards,
      • Belden 8281
        • Connector Type: BNC
    • Output:
      • Video Level: 800mV p-p +/-10%
      • Impedance: 75 Ohm
      • Return Loss: > 15dB up to 1.5GHz
      • Rise/Fall Times: <270 psec
      • Connector Type: BNC
  • SDI/DVB-ASI Digital Video:
    • Data Rates: 19 - 360Mbps
    • Data Types: SMPTE 310M, SMPTE 259M, DVB-ASI, ITU-R BT.601
    • Jitter: < 0.2 UI
    • Input:
      • Video Level: 800mV p-p +/-10%
      • Impedance: 75 Ohm
      • Return Loss: > 15dB
      • Cable Equalization Range: 0 - 300 meters, Belden 8281
      • Connector Type: BNC
    • Output:
      • Video Level: 800mV p-p +/- 10%
      • Impedance: 75 Ohm
      • Return Loss: > 15dB
      • Rise/Fall Times: 400 - 1500 psec
      • Connector Type: BNC
  • Analog Composite Video:
    • Video Gain: Unity (adjustable per channel +/-1.5dB)
    • Crosstalk: 80dB @ 1MHz, -47dB @ 100MHz
    • Switching Speed: deterministic
    • Input:
      • Video Level: 300mV to 2.5V p-p
      • Impedance: 75 Ohm nominal
      • Return Loss: > 15dB
      • Connector Type: BNC
    • Output:
      • Video Level: 300mV to 2.5V p-p
      • Impedance: 75 Ohm nominal
      • Return Loss: > 15dB
      • Connector Type: BNC
  • AES/EBU Digital Audio (AES3):
    • Data Rates: 32KHz - 96KHz
    • Jitter: <0.025 UI p-p
    • Maximum distance: 100 m
    • Cable: STP
    • Input:
      • Input Type: Balanced
      • Return Loss: 30 dB @ 6 MHz
      • Minimum Input: 200mV p-p
      • Connector Type: terminal block
    • Output: 
      • Audio Level: 3.5V nominal
      • Return Loss: 30 dB @ 6 MHz
      • Connector Type: terminal block
  • AES/EBU Digital Audio (AES3id):
    • Data Rates: 32KHz - 96KHz
    • Jitter: <0.025 UI p-p
    • Maximum distance: 100 m
    • Cable: Coax
    • Input:
      • Input Type: Unbalanced
      • Return Loss: 30 dB @ 6 MHz
      • Minimum Input: 320mV p-p
      • Connector Type: BNC
    • Output:
      • Audio Level: 1V p-p terminated (75 Ohm)
      • Return Loss: 30 dB @ 6 MHz
      • Connector Type: BNC
  • Analog Stereo Audio:
    • Input Adjust Range: +20.5dB to -8dB
    • Output Adjust Range: +15dB to -59.5dB and fully off (MUTE)
    • Frequency Response: 20Hz to 20KHz +/- 0.5dB (typical -3dB @ 120KHz) (unity gain)
    • Dynamic Range: 96 dB (20-20KHz unweighted) (unity gain)
    • Crosstalk: (all inputs hostile) < -80dB @ 1KHz (unity gain), < -60dB @ 10KHz (unity gain)
    • THD(20 to 20 KHz): < 0.025% (20Hz - 20Khz @ +4dBu) (unity gain)
    • IM (20 to 20 KHz): < 0.025 SMPTE-DIN @ +4dBu (unity gain), < 0.01% CCIF @ +16dBu (unity gain)
    • Input:
      • Maximum Source Level: +24dBu
      • Impedance: > 20K
      • Connector Type: 5 pin terminal block for balanced or unbalanced operation
    • Output:
      • Maximum Source Level: +24dBu balanced, +18dBu unbalanced
      • Impedance: < 50 Ohm
      • Connector Type: 5 pin terminal block for balanced or unbalanced operation
    • Control:
      • Serial: General Purpose 9 pin-D, switchable RS-232 or RS-422, 9600, 38400, 115200 baud
      • Serial Protocols: SVS host, simple Kramer, and select others
      • Ethernet: 10/100 Base-T, full duplex, RJ-45 connector
      • Ethernet Protocols: ARP, ICMP, TCP/IP, Telnet, HTTP
      • Web Server: For configuration and control
      • Redundant Control Processor: N/A
      • Control Panels: Supports SCP programmable control panels, XY & single bus control panels
  • General:
    • Power: 90 VAC->240 VAC 50/60 HZ (<150 Watts) auto-detecting
    • Redundant Power Supply: Optional on 32 Series models
    • Storage Temperature: -40° to +150°F
    • Operating Temperature: 30° to 100°F ambient
    • Humidity: 10% to 90 % non-condensing
  • Rack Unit Size/Frame: 2RU
  • Dimensions (WxHxD): 19” x 3.5” x 17.7”
    • Mounts in standard 19” rack
    • Depth measurements do not include front panel hardware or rear cabling

Sierra Video Systems 1616HD-XL
16x16 1.5G HD-SDI Lassen

OUR PART #  1616HD-XL

Product Information:

The Sierra Video Systems 1616HD-XL Lassen HD routing switchers are designed for forward-looking broadcast and post-production facilities preparing for transition to HD. The Lassen 1616HD high definition video routing switcher employs mulit-rate video boards capable of handling standard serial digital video signals including SMPTE 310M, SMPTE 259M, SMPTE 344M, ITU-R BT.601 and DVB-ASI up to 540Mbps along with HD serial digital video signals conforming to SMPTE 292M (1.485Gbps single link). 1616HD offers balanced AES/EBU digital or analog stereo audio options. At 2RU, it is ideal for remote production units and staging applications.

Sierra Video Systems 1616HD-XL Features:

  • Mixed format: HD-SDI, SDI-only, or analog video with AES/EBU or balanced stereo audio
  • Mulit-rate digital video boards pass HD-SDI, SDI, DVB-ASI, and MPEG-2 signals
  • Compact form factor
  • Front panel control Interface with LCD display
  • Standard IP and RS-232/422 control on all models
  • Comprehensive line of remote and remote-programmable control panels available
  • Interface capability with other Sierra Video Systems routing switcherframes such as Shasta, Tahoe, Yosemite and Sierra Pro XL

Sierra Video Systems 1616HD-XL Specifications:

  • HD-SDI/SDI Multi-Rate Digital Video:
    • Data Rates: 19Mbps - 1.485Gbps
    • Data Types: SMPTE 310M, SMPTE 259, SMPTE 344M, SMPTE 292M, DVB-ASI, ITU-R BT.601
    • Jitter: < 0.2 UI
    • Input:
      • Video Level: 800mV p-p +/-10%
      • Impedance: 75 Ohm
      • Return Loss: > 15dB up to 1.5GHz
      • Cable Equalization Range: 0 - 100 meters for SMPTE 292, Belden 8281, 0 - 300 meters for all other standards,
      • Belden 8281
        • Connector Type: BNC
    • Output:
      • Video Level: 800mV p-p +/-10%
      • Impedance: 75 Ohm
      • Return Loss: > 15dB up to 1.5GHz
      • Rise/Fall Times: <270 psec
      • Connector Type: BNC
  • SDI/DVB-ASI Digital Video:
    • Data Rates: 19 - 360Mbps
    • Data Types: SMPTE 310M, SMPTE 259M, DVB-ASI, ITU-R BT.601
    • Jitter: < 0.2 UI
    • Input:
      • Video Level: 800mV p-p +/-10%
      • Impedance: 75 Ohm
      • Return Loss: > 15dB
      • Cable Equalization Range: 0 - 300 meters, Belden 8281
      • Connector Type: BNC
    • Output:
      • Video Level: 800mV p-p +/- 10%
      • Impedance: 75 Ohm
      • Return Loss: > 15dB
      • Rise/Fall Times: 400 - 1500 psec
      • Connector Type: BNC
  • Analog Composite Video:
    • Video Gain: Unity (adjustable per channel +/-1.5dB)
    • Crosstalk: 80dB @ 1MHz, -47dB @ 100MHz
    • Switching Speed: deterministic
    • Input:
      • Video Level: 300mV to 2.5V p-p
      • Impedance: 75 Ohm nominal
      • Return Loss: > 15dB
      • Connector Type: BNC
    • Output:
      • Video Level: 300mV to 2.5V p-p
      • Impedance: 75 Ohm nominal
      • Return Loss: > 15dB
      • Connector Type: BNC
  • AES/EBU Digital Audio (AES3):
    • Data Rates: 32KHz - 96KHz
    • Jitter: <0.025 UI p-p
    • Maximum distance: 100 m
    • Cable: STP
    • Input:
      • Input Type: Balanced
      • Return Loss: 30 dB @ 6 MHz
      • Minimum Input: 200mV p-p
      • Connector Type: terminal block
    • Output: 
      • Audio Level: 3.5V nominal
      • Return Loss: 30 dB @ 6 MHz
      • Connector Type: terminal block
  • AES/EBU Digital Audio (AES3id):
    • Data Rates: 32KHz - 96KHz
    • Jitter: <0.025 UI p-p
    • Maximum distance: 100 m
    • Cable: Coax
    • Input:
      • Input Type: Unbalanced
      • Return Loss: 30 dB @ 6 MHz
      • Minimum Input: 320mV p-p
      • Connector Type: BNC
    • Output:
      • Audio Level: 1V p-p terminated (75 Ohm)
      • Return Loss: 30 dB @ 6 MHz
      • Connector Type: BNC
  • Analog Stereo Audio:
    • Input Adjust Range: +20.5dB to -8dB
    • Output Adjust Range: +15dB to -59.5dB and fully off (MUTE)
    • Frequency Response: 20Hz to 20KHz +/- 0.5dB (typical -3dB @ 120KHz) (unity gain)
    • Dynamic Range: 96 dB (20-20KHz unweighted) (unity gain)
    • Crosstalk: (all inputs hostile) < -80dB @ 1KHz (unity gain), < -60dB @ 10KHz (unity gain)
    • THD(20 to 20 KHz): < 0.025% (20Hz - 20Khz @ +4dBu) (unity gain)
    • IM (20 to 20 KHz): < 0.025 SMPTE-DIN @ +4dBu (unity gain), < 0.01% CCIF @ +16dBu (unity gain)
    • Input:
      • Maximum Source Level: +24dBu
      • Impedance: > 20K
      • Connector Type: 5 pin terminal block for balanced or unbalanced operation
    • Output:
      • Maximum Source Level: +24dBu balanced, +18dBu unbalanced
      • Impedance: < 50 Ohm
      • Connector Type: 5 pin terminal block for balanced or unbalanced operation
    • Control:
      • Serial: General Purpose 9 pin-D, switchable RS-232 or RS-422, 9600, 38400, 115200 baud
      • Serial Protocols: SVS host, simple Kramer, and select others
      • Ethernet: 10/100 Base-T, full duplex, RJ-45 connector
      • Ethernet Protocols: ARP, ICMP, TCP/IP, Telnet, HTTP
      • Web Server: For configuration and control
      • Redundant Control Processor: N/A
      • Control Panels: Supports SCP programmable control panels, XY & single bus control panels
  • General:
    • Power: 90 VAC->240 VAC 50/60 HZ (<150 Watts) auto-detecting
    • Redundant Power Supply: Optional on 32 Series models
    • Storage Temperature: -40° to +150°F
    • Operating Temperature: 30° to 100°F ambient
    • Humidity: 10% to 90 % non-condensing
  • Rack Unit Size/Frame: 2RU
  • Dimensions (WxHxD): 19” x 3.5” x 17.7”
    • Mounts in standard 19” rack
    • Depth measurements do not include front panel hardware or rear cabling
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