Kramer KDS-EN3
H.264 Encoder, Recorder & Streamer

OUR PART #  KDS-EN3


The Kramer KDS-EN3 is an H.264 encoder for HDMI signals up to 1080p60. The KDS-EN3 provides unicast (one-to-one) or multicast (one-to-many) streaming to the KDS-DEC3 decoder or computers running VLC© software. KDS-EN3 can also record content to a network drive for later access.

Kramer KDS-EN3 Includes:

  • Power supply
  • Power cord
  • Plastic bracket set

Kramer KDS-EN3 Features:

  • AVC Support: MPEG–4 using H.264 & AAC codecs
  • Built–in Scaling and Frame Rate Control: For lower bandwidth consumption when distributing over the network
  • Open Encoding: Enable software decoding through VLC® player software
  • Standard Ethernet Network Operation: 10/100/1000Mb
  • Video Support: HDMI
  • Audio Support: HDMI or analog
  • Streaming Support: Unicast and multicast through RTSP (Real Time Streaming Protocol)
  • KDS–EN3 Manager Software: Allows remote management of the KDS–EN3 network including auto–detection and discovery of KDS–EN3/KDS–DEC3 units on a subnet
  • Manual & Scheduled Recording: To network storage option on encoders
  • RS–232 Virtualization: From encoder to decoder

Kramer KDS-EN3 Specifications:

  • Inputs: 1 HDMI, 1 unbalanced stereo audio on a 3.5mm mini jack (line in)
  • Outputs: 1 HDMI, 1 VGA on a 15–pin HD connector, 1 unbalanced stereo audio on a 3.5mm mini jack
  • Ports: 1 Ethernet on an RJ–45 connector, 1 RS–232 on a 9–pin D–sub connector
  • Video Signle Channel HD: Up to 1920x1080p60 and 1920x1200(60Hz)
  • Compression Standard: H.264/Mpeg4 Part 10 (AVC)
  • Profiles: Baseline, Main, High
  • Levels: Up to 4.2
  • Bit Rates:
    • 100Kbps to 25Mbps
    • 96, 128, 192, and 256Kbps
  • Rate Control: CBR, VBR, adjustable GOP (Group Of Pictures) size
  • Audio Compession Standard: MPEG4 AAC–LC
  • Channels: 2 channel (stereo), HDMI with digital L–PCM audio
  • Analog Sample Frequency: 32, 44.1, and 48kHz
  • Input Resolutions: 1920×1200, 1920×1080, 1680×1050, 1600×1200, 1600×900, 1440×900, 1400×1050, 1360×768, 1280×1024, 1280×960, 1280×720, 1024×768, 800×600, 720×576, 720×480, and 640×480
  • Output Resolutions: 1920×1200, 1920×1080, 1680×1050, 1600×1200, 1600×900, 1440×900, 1400×1050, 1360×768, 1280×1024, 1280×960, 1280×720, 1024×768, 800×600, 720×576, 720×480, and 640×480
  • Maximum Unicast Connections: 8
  • Power Consumption: 5V DC, 3A max
  • Temperature:
    • Operating: 32° to 104°F (0° to +40°C)
    • Storage: –40° to 158°F (–40° to +70°C)
  • Humidity: 10% to 90%, RHL non–condensing
  • Dimensions (WxDxH):
    • Product: 8.46" x 3.94" x 1.02" (21.50 x 10.00 x 2.60cm)
    • Shipping: 13.82" x 8.35" x 2.83" (35.10 x 21.20 x 7.20cm)
  • Weight:
    • Product: 0.8lbs (0.4kg) approx
    • Shipping: 2.6lbs (1.2kg) approx

Kramer KDS-EN3
H.264 Encoder, Recorder & Streamer

OUR PART #  KDS-EN3

Product Information:

The Kramer KDS-EN3 is an H.264 encoder for HDMI signals up to 1080p60. The KDS-EN3 provides unicast (one-to-one) or multicast (one-to-many) streaming to the KDS-DEC3 decoder or computers running VLC© software. KDS-EN3 can also record content to a network drive for later access.

Kramer KDS-EN3 Includes:

  • Power supply
  • Power cord
  • Plastic bracket set

Kramer KDS-EN3 Features:

  • AVC Support: MPEG–4 using H.264 & AAC codecs
  • Built–in Scaling and Frame Rate Control: For lower bandwidth consumption when distributing over the network
  • Open Encoding: Enable software decoding through VLC® player software
  • Standard Ethernet Network Operation: 10/100/1000Mb
  • Video Support: HDMI
  • Audio Support: HDMI or analog
  • Streaming Support: Unicast and multicast through RTSP (Real Time Streaming Protocol)
  • KDS–EN3 Manager Software: Allows remote management of the KDS–EN3 network including auto–detection and discovery of KDS–EN3/KDS–DEC3 units on a subnet
  • Manual & Scheduled Recording: To network storage option on encoders
  • RS–232 Virtualization: From encoder to decoder

Kramer KDS-EN3 Specifications:

  • Inputs: 1 HDMI, 1 unbalanced stereo audio on a 3.5mm mini jack (line in)
  • Outputs: 1 HDMI, 1 VGA on a 15–pin HD connector, 1 unbalanced stereo audio on a 3.5mm mini jack
  • Ports: 1 Ethernet on an RJ–45 connector, 1 RS–232 on a 9–pin D–sub connector
  • Video Signle Channel HD: Up to 1920x1080p60 and 1920x1200(60Hz)
  • Compression Standard: H.264/Mpeg4 Part 10 (AVC)
  • Profiles: Baseline, Main, High
  • Levels: Up to 4.2
  • Bit Rates:
    • 100Kbps to 25Mbps
    • 96, 128, 192, and 256Kbps
  • Rate Control: CBR, VBR, adjustable GOP (Group Of Pictures) size
  • Audio Compession Standard: MPEG4 AAC–LC
  • Channels: 2 channel (stereo), HDMI with digital L–PCM audio
  • Analog Sample Frequency: 32, 44.1, and 48kHz
  • Input Resolutions: 1920×1200, 1920×1080, 1680×1050, 1600×1200, 1600×900, 1440×900, 1400×1050, 1360×768, 1280×1024, 1280×960, 1280×720, 1024×768, 800×600, 720×576, 720×480, and 640×480
  • Output Resolutions: 1920×1200, 1920×1080, 1680×1050, 1600×1200, 1600×900, 1440×900, 1400×1050, 1360×768, 1280×1024, 1280×960, 1280×720, 1024×768, 800×600, 720×576, 720×480, and 640×480
  • Maximum Unicast Connections: 8
  • Power Consumption: 5V DC, 3A max
  • Temperature:
    • Operating: 32° to 104°F (0° to +40°C)
    • Storage: –40° to 158°F (–40° to +70°C)
  • Humidity: 10% to 90%, RHL non–condensing
  • Dimensions (WxDxH):
    • Product: 8.46" x 3.94" x 1.02" (21.50 x 10.00 x 2.60cm)
    • Shipping: 13.82" x 8.35" x 2.83" (35.10 x 21.20 x 7.20cm)
  • Weight:
    • Product: 0.8lbs (0.4kg) approx
    • Shipping: 2.6lbs (1.2kg) approx
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