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Panasonic HS400 HD/SD 6/8 Channel Vision Mixer

AV-HS400 - 6 x HD-SDI and 2 x DVI/HDMI inputs

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Portable Multi-format HD/SD-SDI 6/8-inputs Vision Mixer.   Equipped with 6 xHD-SDI inputs and 2 x DVI-D/HDMI inputs.  Includes multiview output.

  • 6 HD/SD SDI inputs
  • 2 x DVI-D/HDMI inputs
  • Each input has a 10 bit frame synchronizer enabling asynchronous video signal inputs 
  • Built-in up-converter on option board capable to mix HD and SD video signal 
  • Multi-View Display of PGM, PVW and input video on only one monitor to reduce total system cost. 
  • Selectable split numbers (four, eight or ten) and selectable video image for each split area 
  • Still image file transfer by SD memory card 
  • Versatile Video Effects (Wipes, DVE, Keys, Chroma Key, DSK, P in P) 
  • 8-tally outputs and RS422 interface 
  • User-friendly design by simple operation and quick preset functions 
  • Embeded audio on Aux bus 

Built-in MultiViewer

The AVHS400′s built-in MultiViewer can output 4, 6, or 10 images from different sources to a single high-resolution display, eliminating the need for multiple HD source and preview monitors.

The AVHS400 incorporates a broad selection of wipe patterns including 3-D digital effects and features a high-quality chroma key for applications such as green screen in broadcast and production.

This is a great option for both saving space in your small gallery style set up and also saving costs in not having to transport several HD monitors to a location

Still image store to SD card

This switcher also comes with the ability to transfer a still image file by SD memory card. This comes in handy as a holding slide for live events before the vision mixed output needs to go live.

Portable Multi-format HD/SD-SDI 6/8-inputs Vision Mixer.   Equipped with 6 xHD-SDI inputs and 2 x DVI-D/HDMI inputs.  Includes multiview output.


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    £300/day £1200/week Add to Shoot Kit
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Transition: Transition Method: FADER, AUTOTransition Type: Cut, mix, wipe (including DVE), background and key can be selected.
Keyer: Key source: BUSKey fill: BUS, MATTEKey mode: Linear key, Lum key, Chroma key (Key only), Full key (Key only)
PinP: Transition Method: AUTO (PinP only)Transition Type: MIX
Interface: Serial (EDITOR): D-sub9pin x 1: RS-422 (GVG protocol compatible), for controlling a pan-tilt systemTally output: D-sub15pin x 1, open collector outputGPI: Ø 3.5 Stereo mini jackLAN: RJ45, 10 Mbps x 1
Removable media: SD memory card slot: 1 (for transferring still image files and providing an upgrade capability)
Humidity: 10 % to 90 % (no condensation)
Operating Temperature: 0 °C to +40 °C (32 °F to 104 °F)
Power Supply / Power consumption: AC 100 V to 120 V, 50 Hz/60 Hz / Approx. 98 W
Dimensions (W x H x D): 420 mm x 132 mm x 408 mm (16-9/16 ” x 5-3/16 ” x 16-1/16 “)(excluding protrusions)
Weight: Approx. 6.4 kg (14.1 lbs): without optionsApprox. 7.2 kg (15.9 lbs): with options*Features and specifications in this document are subject to change without notice due to continual improvements.

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