Evertz Microsystems Ltd.

7867VIPA Series

Multi-Image Display Processors

Product Manual Manual
VistaLINK® enabled Thumblink™ Enabled 3Gb/s enabled

The VIP Advanced is the most advanced compact multi-image display processor technology available. Offering the most density in terms of rack space in the industry, while maintaining the most advanced features and interfaces. You can rely on the VIP Advanced for your current needs and future plans.

Compatibility
VistaLINK®

VIP® modules are VistaLINK® -capable, offering remote monitoring, control and configuration capabilities via Simple Network Management Protocol from Evertz® own VistaLINK® PRO or a third party NMS.

ThumbLINK™

All of the VIP® modules in the series support ThumbLINK™ as a standard feature. ThumbLINK™ is a technology that enables the VIP® to send an image capture of the input video over the network for the purpose of remotely monitoring the source.

3G
3G

The VIPA-DUO product line supports 1080p (3Gb/s) inputs plus 1080p (3Gb/s) outputs.

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Features

  • Widest range of inputs of any compact multi-image display system, from 8 up to 32
  • High quality input reproduction, employs Evertz' next generation image processing technology
  • Auto-sensing HD/SD, 3Gb/s (SMPTE ST 424) and analog inputs (module dependent)
  • Supports display resolutions of up to 1920x1200 on both outputs simultaneously
  • Allows for full screen viewing of any input on both outputs, view same input on both displays
  • Supports seamless two display wall modes (1x2, 2x1)
  • Supports all display types via DVI, HD-SDI outputs (all active simultaneously)
  • Rotated outputs are supported both 90° and 270°
  • Built-in SDI router feature, input routing possible via HD-SDI output BNC (available only on the VIPA8 and VIPA16)
  • On-screen display of level and phase bars (8 channels)
  • Provides support for dynamic under monitor displays and tallies via several supported protocols
    • Supports advanced on screen graphics, including analog clocks, transparency control of objects, raised bezels and borders, drop shadows, and bitmap backgrounds
    • Supports true type font including non-Latin alphabets
    • Built-in graticule generator, user defined per window
    • Enables the decoding and display of VITC/HD time code.
    • Devices can be easily cascaded together to expand the total number of images on the display
    • Built-in video, audio, and data fault monitoring with on screen fault notification
    • VistaLINK® capable for configuration and monitoring via SNMP
    • Minimal processing delay (~1 frame)
    • Real time control of display outputs via Maestro™
    • 365/24/7 hardware, hot swappable, ultra reliable, fast boot times
    • Installed in Evertz 7800FR multi-frame, offering redundant power supplies plus the ability to hot swap all components from the front of the frame
Signal Monitoring

Seeing is believing, but with so many video, audio and data details to look for, it's nice to know that user-configurable faults are detected and displayed by the 7867VIPA series and can be further reported to and recorded by VistaLINK PRO. Along with VistaLINK Evertz provides the most comprehensive signal monitoring and image display solution.

Status Monitoring & Fault Trigger Parameters
  • Loss of Video
  • Active picture levels
  • Frozen video
  • Black video
  • Motion detection
  • Video format detection
    • Loss of audio channels
    • Mono audio detection
    • Phase reversal
    • Audio too loud or too quiet
    • Loss of closed captioning
    • Loss of closed captioning waveform
    • Source ID missing
7867VIPA32-DUO

The VIP Advanced 32 DUO offers 32 inputs with up to 2 outputs, all inputs are auto-sensing SD, HD, and 3Gb/s (SMPTE ST 424). VIP-A DUO inputs can be displayed in any size, position or aspect ratio on any display. Both display outputs from the VIP-A DUO are provided over DVI, and HD-SDI, which are all available simultaneously. The VIP-A DUO provides the best quality input reproduction, employing the latest in video processing technology that Evertz has developed for its renowned conversion products.


7867VIPA24-DUO

The VIP Advanced 24 DUO offers 24 inputs with up to 2 outputs, all inputs are auto-sensing SD, HD, and 3Gb/s (SMPTE ST 424). VIP-A DUO inputs can be displayed in any size, position or aspect ratio on any display. Both display outputs from the VIP-A DUO are provided over DVI, and HD-SDI, which are all available simultaneously. The VIP-A DUO provides the best quality input reproduction, employing the latest in video processing technology that Evertz has developed for its renowned conversion products.


7867VIPA18-DUO

The VIP Advanced 18 DUO offers 18 inputs with up to 2 outputs, all inputs are auto-sensing SD, HD, and 3Gb/s (SMPTE ST 424). VIP-A DUO inputs can be displayed in any size, position or aspect ratio on any display. Both display outputs from the VIP-A DUO are provided over DVI, and HD-SDI, which are all available simultaneously. The VIP-A DUO provides the best quality input reproduction, employing the latest in video processing technology that Evertz has developed for its renowned conversion products.


7867VIPA16-DUO

The VIP Advanced 16 DUO offers 16 inputs with up to 2 outputs, all inputs are auto-sensing SD, HD, and 3Gb/s (SMPTE ST 424). VIP-A DUO inputs can be displayed in any size, position or aspect ratio on any display. Both display outputs from the VIP-A DUO are provided over DVI, and HD-SDI, which are all available simultaneously. The VIP-A DUO provides the best quality input reproduction, employing the latest in video processing technology that Evertz has developed for its renowned conversion products.


7867VIPA8-DUO

The VIP Advanced 8 DUO offers 8 inputs with up to 2 outputs, all inputs are auto-sensing SD, HD, and 3Gb/s (SMPTE ST 424). VIP-A DUO inputs can be displayed in any size, position or aspect ratio on any display. Both display outputs from the VIP-A DUO are provided over DVI, and HD-SDI, which are all available simultaneously. The VIP-A DUO provides the best quality input reproduction, employing the latest in video processing technology that Evertz has developed for its renowned conversion products.


7867VIPA12-HSN

The VIP Advanced has 12 inputs auto-sensing HD, SD, and analog video. An input can be displayed in any size, position or aspect ratio, enabling transportation to any display technology using one of the various output formats available: DVI, VGA, and HD-SDI. With the highest resolution supported of any multi-image display device at up to 1920x1200, the VIP-A provides the best quality input reproduction, employing the latest in video processing technology that Evertz has developed for its renowned conversion products.

7867VIPA-DUO Specifications

7867VIPA-DUO series catalogue page PDF (598.6kB)
Serial Video Inputs
Standard3GB/s (SMPTE ST 424, SMPTE ST 424)
HD-SDI (SMPTE ST 292-1), and/or
SD-SDI (SMPTE ST 259-1)
Number of Inputs8, 16, 18, 24 or 32
ConnectorBNC IEC 61169-8 Annex A
EqualizationAutomatic to 100m (Belden 1694A)
Return Loss> 15dB up to 270MB/s
Embedded AudioSMPTE ST 272-1-A, SMPTE ST 299-1
Background (Computer) Video Input
StandardGLINK (Evertz® proprietary) requires video to GLINK formatter (ie. 7707RGBT-GC)
Number of Inputs1
ConnectorBNC IEC 61169-8 Annex A
Input Resolution640x480 (VGA) to 1600x1200 (UXGA)
Input Impedance75Ω
Display Video Output
StandardVESA (DVI-D) up to WUXGA (1920x1200)
Number of Outputs2
ConnectorDVI-I
Video1V p-p YPrPb/RGB 60Hz refresh
Impedance50Ω
AES OutputUnbalanced
Number of Outputs2 unbalanced (pins 14, 15)
ConnectorHD-15
Audio FormatAES-EBU
Serial Video Output
StandardSelectable HD/SD serial monitoring output (720p, 1080i, 625i, 525i)
Number of Outputs2
ConnectorBNC IEC 61169-8 Annex A
Signal Level800mV nominal
DC Offset0V ±0.5V
Rise and Fall Time
HD200ps nominal
SD740ps nominal
Overshoot< 10% of amplitude
Genlock Input
TypeNTSC/PAL color black
Level1V p-p nominal
ConnectorUses 7800FR frame genlock BNC
General Purpose Interface I/OGPI/GPO
Number of Inputs4 (pins 10, 11, 12, 13)
Number of Outputs2 (pins 4, 9)
Type
GPI1 Opto-isolated, active low with internal pull-ups to +5V
GPO1 Relay closure to ground
Input SignalClosure to ground
ConnectorHD-15
Input/Output Serial Port
Number of Ports1 RS-232 (pins 6,7) or 1 RS-422 (pins 1, 2, 6, 7)
ConnectorHD-15
Baud RateUp to 1Mbaud
FormatConfigurable for various UMD interfaces
Ethernet
Network TypeFast Ethernet 100 Base-TX 1EEE 802.3U standard for 100Mbps base band CSMA/CD local area network
ConnectorRJ-45 x2
Electrical
Voltage+12V DC
Power
VIPA8-DUO68 watts
VIPA16-DUO72 watts
VIPA16-DUO-DIN72 watts
VIPA18-DUO-DIN110 watts
VIPA24-DUO-DIN110 watts
VIPA32-DUO-DIN110 watts
EMI/RFIComplies with FCC Part 15, Class A
EU EMC Directive
Physical
Number of Slots
VIPA8-DUO3
VIPA16-DUO4
VIPA16-DUO-DIN3
VIPA18-DUO-DIN5
VIPA24-DUO-DIN5
VIPA32-DUO-DIN5

7867VIPA12-HSN Specifications

7867VIPA12-HSN catalogue page PDF (265kB)
Serial Video Inputs
StandardHD-SDI (SMPTE ST 292-1), and/or
SD-SDI (SMPTE ST 259-1)
Number of Inputs12
ConnectorBNC IEC 61169-8 Annex A
EqualizationAutomatic to 100m (Belden 1694A)
Return Loss> 15dB up to 270MB/s
Embedded AudioSMPTE ST 272-1, SMPTE ST 299-1
Composite Analog Video Inputs
StandardNTSC (SMPTE ST 170-1)
PAL (ITU624-4)
Number of Inputs12
ConnectorBNC IEC 61169-8 Annex A
Signal Level1V nominal
DC Offset0V ±0.1V
Input Impedance75Ω
Return Loss40dB up to 5MHz
Background (Computer) Video Input
StandardAuto-detecting, VESA (DVI-I, for DVI and RGBHV inputs)
Number of Inputs1
ConnectorDVI-I (Female)
Input Resolution640x480 (VGA) to 1600x1200 (UXGA)
Signal Level1V nominal
AES OutputUnbalanced
Number of Outputs2 unbalanced (pins 13, 25)
ConnectorDB-25
Audio FormatAES-EBU
Display Video Output
StandardDVI & RGBHV up to WUXGA(1920x1200)
Number of Outputs1
ConnectorDVI-I (with DVI to RGBHV Adapter)
Video1V p-p YPrPb/RGB or 0.7V p-p VGA, 60Hz refresh
Impedance75Ω
Serial Video Output
StandardSelectable HD/SD serial monitoring output (720p, 1080i, 625i, 525i)
Number of Outputs1
ConnectorBNC IEC 61169-8 Annex A
Signal Level800mV nominal
DC Offset0V ±0.5V
Rise and Fall Time
HD200ps nominal
SD740ps nominal
Overshoot< 10% of amplitude
Genlock Input
TypeNTSC/PAL color black
Level1V p-p nominal
ConnectorBNC IEC 61169-8 Annex A
General Purpose Interface I/OGPI/GPO
Number of Inputs10
Number of Outputs2
Type
GPI1 Opto-isolated, active low with internal pull-ups to +5V
GPO1 Relay closure to ground
Input SignalClosure to ground
ConnectorDB-25
Input/Output Serial Port
Number of Ports1 RS-232 or 1 RS-422
ConnectorDB-25
Baud RateUp to 1Mbaud
FormatConfigurable for various UMD interfaces
Ethernet
Network TypeFast Ethernet 100 Base-TX 1EEE 802.3U standard for 100Mbps base band CSMA/CD local area network
ConnectorRJ-45 x 2
Electrical
Voltage+12V DC
Power75 watts
EMI/RFIComplies with FCC Part 15, Class A
EU EMC Directive
Physical
Number of Slots4

VIP Advanced

7867VIPA12-HSN12 inputs auto-sensing HD, SD, analog; single display output
7867VIPA8-DUO-3G8 inputs auto-sensing HD, SD, 3Gb/s; dual display output
7867VIPA8-DUO-HS8 inputs auto-sensing HD, SD; dual display output
7867VIPA16-DUO-3G16 inputs auto-sensing HD, SD, 3Gb/s; dual display output
7867VIPA16-DUO-HS16 inputs auto-sensing HD, SD; dual display output
7867VIPA16-DUO-HS-DIN16 inputs auto-sensing HD, SD; dual display output, uses DIN connectors
7867VIPA16-DUO-3G-DIN16 inputs auto-sensing HD, SD, 3Gb/s; dual display output, uses DIN connectors
7867VIPA18-DUO-3G-DIN18 inputs auto-sensing HD, SD, 3Gb/s; dual display output, uses DIN connectors
7867VIPA18-DUO-HS-DIN18 inputs auto-sensing HD, SD; dual display output, uses DIN connectors
7867VIPA24-DUO-3G-DIN24 inputs auto-sensing HD, SD, 3Gb/s; dual display output, uses DIN connectors
7867VIPA24-DUO-HS-DIN24 inputs auto-sensing HD, SD; dual display output, uses DIN connectors
7867VIPA32-DUO-3G-DIN32 inputs auto-sensing HD, SD, dual output, uses DIN
7867VIPA32-DUO-HS-DIN32 inputs auto-sensing HD, SD, dual output, uses DIN
VIP Advanced Ordering Options
Notes+DL and +CSX options not available on the 7867VIPA12-HSN
+DLReplaces two outputs with single Dual LINK DVI output, resolution support up to 2560x1600 Ultra High Resolution
+CSXClosed Caption (608/708), Subtitle (WST/OP42/OP47), and XDS support
VIP Advanced Hardware Accessories
DVI-EXTND-SCSingle Fiber DVI extension solution
7767RGBT-VIP-3GRGB / DVI input card, converts computer inputs into video signal for use with VIP
2431RX-2Dual Path Serial Digital to DVI Converter, includes support for rotated displays