Tips and Tricks Video 134

UHD test signal generator
A valid test signal is one of the first requirements when starting the evaluation and/or the deployment of a new signal format. Thus, since UHD is arriving in production studios, it would be convenient to have a UHD color bars pattern available.
However, a specific UHD signal generator appears to be an overkill for a simple test or occupancy signal. For this reason, a tip in the SPG8000A allows to generate a valid UHD bar chart using its SDI option.

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UHD test signal generator A valid test signal is one of the first requirements when starting the evaluation and/or the deployment of a new signal format. Thus, since UHD is arriving in production studios, it would be convenient to have a UHD color bars pattern available. However, a specific UHD signal generator appears to be an overkill for a simple test or occupancy signal. For this reason, a tip in the SPG8000A allows to generate a valid UHD bar chart using its SDI option.