hand held multi-standard video test


hand held multi-standard video test signal generator, analyser and monitor

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Exc VAT Price £2,995.00
Inc VAT Price £3,594.00
Cat no. PHSXAES-02

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hand held multi-standard video test signal generator, analyser and monitor including AES audio testing and monitoring. With testing for 3G-SDI, HD-SDI and SD-SDI supported as standard, the PHABRIX SxA has been continually advanced through the provision of regular product updates and feature rich options. It has become a firm favourite with engineers worldwide who require a small, portable, easy to use precision instrument for broadcast infrastructure test and measurement.


Combined generator, analyser and monitor
Full support 3G-SDI, HD-SDI, SD-SDI
Truely a hand held instrument for an engineer who needs mobility
Full generator, 32 patterns, moving zone plate and custom
Analysis includes waveform, vectorscope, data toolsets
16 channels embedded audio, level meters
Full AES audio, 16 independent tones
Dolby E generation and analysis (option)
Small profile, rugged aluminium case
Low power consumption (9W)
Lithium polymer rechargeable battery 2-3 hours tether free operation
Ethernet upgrade, connect and download for firmware and software
Cool operation
2 year warranty. UK designed and manufactured

Simplicity in Use

The PHABRIX SxA's intuitive interface and logical workflow allows the professional engineer to quickly select from generator, analyzer and monitor toolsets. Feedback is smooth and interactive clearly displaying a full range of test and measurement toolsets on its large 4.3" 16:9 colour TFT screen.

The generator offers a full range of SMPTE standard test patterns both static and animated with analysis provided by waveform, vectorscope and data specific screens. Using simple button press control and a colour coded menu system, each of the different instruments can be selected within three presses.

Specific set-up preferences can be saved into the memory making the PHABRIX SxA personal to the specific user if required ready to be used on repeat tasks where commissioning of equipment is important.

The PHABRIX SxA also offers auto Bi-level, Tri-level and SDI genlock with cross lock capability which is so important for a range of broadcast applications. CRC error detection, video aspect ratio detection and SMPTE 351 display are some of the many sophisticated tools as standard. The PHABRIX SxA can be further enhanced with a range of options.

State-of-the-Art Technology

PHABRIX has employed the very best state of the art technologies within its product line up. With all products, upgrades are available via password protected codes which can be downloaded and entered into the PHABRIX SxA on-the-fly. Firmware upgrades use the in-built Ethernet connection to enter software as it becomes available or via the website under Support.

Extensive audio support

The combined audio features of the PHABRIX SxA include support for 16 channels of embedded audio to complete the suite of functions. The AES functionality of the PHABRIX SxA allo