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8 Channel SDI/ASI Fiber Receiver

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  • Demultiplexor for eight synchronous or asynchronous 270Mb/s SDI, DVB-ASI video signals
  • Signal transport over fiber uninterrupted by loss of any input video feed
  • Transparently passes embedded AES or any other data in the horizontal or vertical ancillary data space
  • Comprehensive signal and card status monitoring via four digit card edge display or remotely through SNMP and VistaLINK®
  • VistaLINK® capable for remote monitoring via SNMP (using VistaLINK® PRO) when installed in 7800FR frame with a 7800FC VistaLINK® Frame Controller
  • Supports single-mode and multi-mode fiber optic cable
  • Accepts any wavelength in the 1270nm to 1610nm range
  • SC/PC, FC/PC fiber connectors available


Optical Input

Number of Inputs 1
Connector Female SC/PC or FC/PC
Return Loss > 25dB
Wavelength 1270nm to 1610nm
Maximum Input Power
Standard -1dBm
-H Version -8dBm
Optical Sensitivity
Standard -21dBm
-H Version -28dBm

Serial Video Output

Standard SMPTE ST 259-C, SMPTE ST 305, DVB-ASI
Number of Outputs 8 independent SDI, SDTi or DVB-ASI 270Mb/s signals
Connector BNC per IEC 61169-8 Annex A
Signal Level 800mV nominal
DC Offset 0V ±0.5V
Rise/Fall Time 900ps nominal
Overshoot < 10% of amplitude
Return Loss > 15dB up to 270Mb/s
Wideband Jitter < 0.2UI


Voltage +12V DC
Power 12 Watts


Number of Slots 2


EMI/RFI Complies with FCC regulations for class A devices
Complies with EU EMC directive

Ordering Information

7707VR-8 Eight SDI/ASI Demux Fiber Receiver
7707VR-8-H High Sensitivity Eight SDI/ASI Demux Fiber Receiver

Ordering Options

Notes Rear plate and fiber connector must be specified at time of order - eg: [model]+SC+3RU
Connector Suffix
Rear Plate Suffix
+1RU 1RU rear plate for use with 7701FR Multiframe
+SA Standalone Enclosure Rear Plate
+3RU 3RU rear plate for use with 350FR, 7700FR-C or 7800FR Multiframes


350FR Portable Multiframe which holds 7 single slot modules
7700FR-C 3RU Multiframe which holds 15 single slot modules
7800FR 3RU Multiframe which holds 15 single slot modules
7701FR 1RU Multiframe which holds 3 single slot modules
S7701FR 7700 Series Standalone Enclosure