Aurora Vtune 4K tuner/decoder/scaler
MORGANVILLE, N.J. — Aurora Multimedia, a manufacturer of A/V equipment, recently unveiled its V-Tune Pro 4K Tuner. Designed to work in a multiformat system, the tuner also offers IPTV decoding. This fits into a variety of applications, such as classrooms and digital signage, providing convenient switching between broadcast channels and streaming media sources.
“As streaming media continues to take over the content landscape, it’s become easy for users to be overwhelmed by the wide range of IP broadcast sources suddenly available,” said Paul Harris, CEO of Aurora Multimedia. “Aurora Multimedia’s V-Tune Pro 4K Tuner is specifically made to facilitate the content selection process by providing an intuitive method that lets customers select sources by simply changing channels.”
Capable of working in any system requiring IPTV, ATSC, QAM, NTSC or PAL formats, Aurora Multimedia’s V-Tune Pro 4K provides the additional capability of decoding MPEG2, MPEG4, VC-1, H.264, and H.265 with resolutions up to 4,096 x 2,160-pixels at 60Hz via both RF and LAN access. Featuring an onboard 4K scaler for viewing 1080P HD content on 4K displays, the unit can be controlled with IR, RS-232, and IP-based commands. For added flexibility, the unit includes both HDMI 2.0 video outputs in addition to composite video for legacy equipment. Audio is provided via unbalanced stereo RCA connections, S/PDIF and optical inputs.
Featuring the ability to program any channel for OTA/Broadcast or content streaming directly from LANs, the V-Tune Pro 4K lets users to switch between any type of content easily — just by changing channels. Channel setup and configuration capabilities can be cloned to speed up the setup process, and the device simultaneously supports all 4K2K media via both broadcast and streaming over IP.