Standalone VGA Grid Technical Specifications

Video Inputs Connectors (4-6)1 SDI, (4-6)1 DVI-I (dual link) / HDMI™ 2 / VGA2 / Component3 (4-6) 1 S-Video / composite4 (NTSC/PAL)
Resolutions VESA modes: 640×480 to 2048×2048; Custom resolutions
HD Video Format Options R, G, B plus separate HSync and VSync signals; R, G, B plus CSYNC signal; R, G, B with Sync-on-Green synchronizationDVI dual link
Audio Input Connector (5-7)5 (3.5mm) stereo analog audio
Input Levels Mic and line-in
Video Encoding Video Codec H.264, MPEG-4, Motion JPEG
Video Bit Rates Configurable up to 10 Mb/sec
Key Frame Intervals Programmable
Color Resolution RGB 24-bits per pixel
Frame Size Configurable up to 2048×2048 (2560×1600 widescreen)
Frame Rates6 Minimum 30 fps with 8 HD channels driven @ 1920×1080p, Minimum 10 fps with 6 HD channels driven @ 2048×2048
Audio Encoding Audio Codec
(stereo and mono)
Encoder Bitrate Sample Frequencies
MP3 64-192kbps 22 kHz, 44 kHz, 48 kHz
PCM 22 kHz, 44 kHz, 48 kHz
AAC 64-192kbps 16 kHz, 22 kHz, 44 kHz, 48 kHz
Network Interfaces Connector (1) 10/100/1000 Ethernet RJ45
Streams FLV, ASF, and MJPEG over HTTP
RTSP over TCP/UDP
RTMP and RTSP for publishing to a streaming server or CDN
HLS – (Native Apple HTTP stream for iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch)
Multicast Streams RTP, MPEG-TS and MPEG-TS/RTP over UDP
Network Discovery / Announce UPnP, SAP
Video/Audio Recording and File Management Internal Storage 6 TB (Default), configurable up to 24 TB or 12 TB RAID or with SSD options up to 4 TB or 2 TB RAID.
Unlimited storage when configured with local or network attached storage, enabling 24/7 recording.
Automatically removes oldest recordings from internal storage as space is required.
File maintenance through admin interface (Web UI)
Local Storage Automatic copy to local USB drives via the (6) USB 2.0 ports
Network Storage FTP server and FTP client capabilities (automatic and manual)
SFTP/SCP/RSYNC/CIFS synchronization
Playback and Recorded Formats Download recorded videos (AVI, MP4, MPEG-TS or MOV) using the Web UI and playback through any compatible player.
Administration Web UI for administration. Includes multiple user roles (admin, operator and viewer).
Included API for integration into existing environments (executed via HTTP or RS-232). Creston/AMX ready.
Time Synchronization NTP, TIME (RFC 868), PTP v1 (IEEE-1588-2002 V1)
Product Dimensions 4U Rackmount Chassis 17.5″ × 16.9″ × 6.9″ (445mm × 430mm × 176mm)
Product Weight Approx. 18 kg (40 lbs), May vary with system configuration options
Country of Origin Final Assembly and Manufacturing: North America (Canada)

1With a 4 card Grid, you get 8 HD video input ports (4 DVI-I and 4 SDI) and 4 SD video input ports; with a 6 card Grid, you get 12 HD video input ports (6 DVI-I and 6 SDI) and 6 SD input ports
2Using DVI-I port, with the supplied adapter or cable
3Requires component to VGA adapter (not included)
4Using S-Video port with the supplied adapter
5 With 4 card Grid, you get 5 audio inputs, with 6 card Grid, you get 7 audio inputs
6Frame rates may differ under certain conditions