12G-SDI Broadcast Video Solutions

12G-SDI Broadcast Video Solutions

The broadcast video ecosystem is continually changing, resulting in increased demands for high-capacity 4K and beyond digital transmission through today’s SDI infrastructures and the emerging video-over-IP infrastructures. This requires expanded capabilities throughout the broadcast video chain, from camera to consumer.

SMPTE (Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers®) has been governing many of the advancements.

The SMPTE ST 2082 standard defines the mapping of various source image formats onto a single-link, dual-link and quad-link serial digital interface operating at a nominal rate of 12 Gbps.

The 12G-SDI (12 Gbps Signal/Data Serial Interface) data flow has a correlating physical structure outlined for broadcast and digital video production. This includes specifying characteristics of the coaxial cable assemblies and connectors within the system: 75 Ohm impedance, with a BNC or DIN 1.0/2.3 mating interface. Samtec’s high-density BNC interface is also a popular 12G-SDI solution.

Samtec offers proprietary BNC and high-density BNC products, designed for use in pick-and-place machines for high-volume manufacturing. In addition, a full line of RF interconnects are available supporting frequencies from 6 GHz to 110 GHz. As a manufacturer of a broad line of electronic interconnects, other Samtec broadcast video solutions include high-speed arrays and edge cards, copper and optical Flyover® assemblies, and backplane.

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12G-SDI video

12G-SDI, 75 Ω Connectors

12G-SDI, 75 Ω Connectors
75 Ω Products Orientations Part Numbers
BNC Straight, through-hole BNC7T-J-P-GN-ST-TH1
BNC Bulkhead jack, right-angle BNC7T-J-P-GN-RA-BH1
BNC Bulkhead jack, edge mount (.062" PCB) BNC7T-J-P-GN-ST-EM1
BNC Bulkhead jack, edge mount (.093" PCB) BNC7T-J-P-GN-ST-EM2
BNC Low profile, bulkhead jack, right-angle (.062" PCB) BNC7T-J-P-GN-RA-BM1D Die Cast
BNC Low profile, bulkhead jack, right-angle (.125" PCB) BNC7T-J-P-GN-RA-BM2D Die Cast
BNC Straight, tall through-hole BNC7T-J-P-GN-ST-TH2D Die Cast
BNC Bulkhead jack, right-angle BNC7T-J-P-GN-RA-BH2D Die Cast
BNC Bulkhead jack, edge mount (.062" PCB) BNC7T-J-P-GN-ST-EM1D Die Cast
BNC Bulkhead jack, edge mount (.093" PCB) BNC7T-J-P-GN-ST-EM2D Die Cast
High-Density BNC Straight, through-hole HDBNC-J-P-GN-ST-TH1
High-Density BNC Bulkhead jack, straight, through-hole HDBNC-J-P-GN-ST-BH1
High-Density BNC Bulkhead jack, right-angle HDBNC-J-P-GN-RA-BH2
High-Density BNC Bulkhead jack, edge mount HDBNC-J-P-GN-ST-EM1
High-Density BNC Low profile, bulkhead jack, right-angle (.062" PCB) HDBNC-J-P-GN-RA-BM1D Die Cast
High-Density BNC Low profile, bulkhead jack, right-angle (.125" PCB) HDBNC-J-P-GN-RA-BM2D Die Cast
DIN Straight, through-hole DIN7A-J-P-GF-ST-TH1
DIN Bulkhead jack, right-angle DIN7A-J-P-GF-RA-BH1

75 Ω & 12G-SDI Cable Assemblies

75 Ω & 12G-SDI Cable Assemblies
Cable Type Gauge Bend Radius Impedance Connector Options Series
RG 179 28 10.2 mm (min.) 75 Ω
75 Ω
75 Ω
75 Ω
75 Ω
MCX
MMCX
SMB
BNC
DIN 1.0/2.3
RF179
RF179
RF179
RF179
RF179
Belden 1855A 23 38.1 mm (min.) 75 Ω
75 Ω
High-Density BNC
DIN 1.0/2.3
RFB8T
RFB8T
12G-SDI, Belden 4855R 23 41 mm (min.) 75 Ω
75 Ω
High-Density BNC
DIN 1.0/2.3
RFC8T
RFC8T
Belden 1694A 18 69.85 mm (min.) 75 Ω
75 Ω
75 Ω
BNC
High-Density BNC
DIN 1.0/2.3
RFB6T
RFB6T
RFB6T
12G-SDI, Belden 4694R 18 70 mm (min.) 75 Ω
75 Ω
75 Ω
BNC
High-Density BNC
DIN 1.0/2.3
RFC6T
RFC6T
RFC6T
RG 6 18 69.85 mm (min.) 75 Ω
75 Ω
75 Ω
BNC
High-Density BNC
DIN 1.0/2.3
RFA6T
RFA6T
RFA6T

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Samtec offers a wide variety of interconnect solutions that support performance, density and latency demands of the broadcast video market.

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