Vislink launches state-of-the-art transmitters for Grass Valley LDX Cameras

Vislink Technologies has rolled out its latest offering, the INCAM-GV RF and 5G wireless transmitters, designed specifically for Grass Valley’s new LDX 135 RF and LDX 150 RF cameras. This release signifies a significant stride in live production technology, promising broadcasters unmatched production freedom, flexibility, and image excellence.

Tailored to complement Grass Valley’s LDX 100 Series live production cameras, the INCAM-GV stands out as a fully integrated HEVC 4K UHD, HDR-ready wireless system. Available in both RF and 5G versions, this transmitter ensures top-notch broadcast quality encoding across various formats, including 4K UHD, 1080p, 1080i, and 720p, while maintaining camera control. This integration not only facilitates wireless transmission but also guarantees the delivery of high-caliber, immersive viewing experiences to audiences.

Michel Bais, Chief Product Officer of Vislink, stated: “The INCAM-GV represents a significant leap forward in our partnership with Grass Valley. This transmitter not only meets but exceeds the demands of modern live production, offering unprecedented wireless transmission robustness and image quality. Our goal is to empower broadcasters to deliver content in ways that were previously unimaginable.”

Unveiled at NAB 2024, Grass Valley’s LDX 135 RF and LDX 150 RF cameras inherit the advanced camera technology of their non-RF counterparts, now complemented with integrated wireless transmission capabilities. Leveraging HEVC video coding technology, the INCAM-GV enables broadcast organizations to deliver high-quality images over reduced RF bandwidth or longer distances.

Klaus Weber, Director of Product Marketing at Grass Valley, added: “The incorporation of Vislink’s INCAM-GV 5G and RF wireless transmitters for our LDX 135 RF and LDX 150 RF cameras offers our customers a seamless, cable-free experience without compromising on the exceptional picture quality Grass Valley is known for. This integration is a testament to our dedication to innovation in the media and entertainment industry.”

According to the specifications provided by the company, the features of the INCAM-GV include:

– Full Compatibility: Designed to seamlessly integrate with the LDX 135 RF and LDX 150 RF cameras.
– Licensable Frequency Bands: Offers flexibility for on-the-fly adjustments to transmission settings.
– High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC): Ensures superior image quality while reducing bandwidth usage.

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