Dayang Selects Matrox DSX Developer Platform for New Broadcast Products
Montreal, Canada, April 20, 2006 - Matrox Video Products Group today announced that Dayang Technology Development Inc. has selected the Matrox X.mio card, part of the Matrox DSX family of developer products, as the audio/video engine for its D3-Edit HD series HDTV editor and D3-CG-CG-HD character generator products. Dayang's full line of products will be demonstrated at NAB 2006 in booth SU4209.
"Matrox's DSX platform is perfect for CPU+GPU+IO applications," said Mr. Wei Deng, chief technical officer of Dayang Technology Development Inc. "It makes our products future-proof. As computing power increases our customers will see additional performance benefits and always have the extra edge that the Matrox hardware provides."
About Dayang D3-Edit HD series HDTV video/audio editor
Dayang's D3-Edit HD series video/audio editor supports compressed HD and uncompressed video formats including 8- and 10- bit YUV, MPEG-2 I-frame and DVCPRO HD as well as DV, DVCPRO, DVCPRO-50 SD and HDV. It incorporates all the operating modes and most functions of the existing D3-Edit family. Hybrid editing of HD and SD is also supported. Features include hardware-accelerated real-time 3D page turn, reshaping, graphic pasting and particle effects based on Matrox Flex and Matrox Power of X technology. A complete color-correction toolset provides modes such as primary/secondary/partial color control with integral realtime monitoring vectorscope. Chroma, luma, graphic and title keys are also provided, including precise matte adjustment.
About Dayang D3-CG-CG-HD character generator
The Dayang D3-CG-CG-HD character generator provides broadcasters and post-production facilities with all the tools they need to create HD graphics, titles and animation, including real-time letter-by-letter motion-path manipulation. Running on an open PC platform, it delivers 1080i-native multilayer graphics at 50/50.95/60 field/s or 1080p at 23.967/24/25/29.97/30 frame/s. Innovative features of the D3-CG-CG-HD include 3D titling and true object-based timeline control for infinite-layer title display.
About Matrox DSX
Matrox DSX is a family of HD and SD video and audio components designed to allow OEMs and developers to create a wide variety of cost-effective products and applications including NLE systems, capture/playout servers, character generators, clip and still stores, graphics/production servers, automation and master control units, multi-layer compositors, and CATV barker channels. Matrox DSX combines codec and effects technologies and a full range of professional hardware components with a comprehensive Windows XP-based SDK.
Key features of the Matrox DSX platforms
|•||Modular 10-bit architecture gives developers the flexibility to meet technical and price targets|
|•||Full range of HD and SD audio and video I/Os|
|•||Simultaneous input and output of different video standards in HD and SD|
|•||Multi-format SD codec support in software - DV, DVCAM, DVCPRO, DVCPRO 50, D10 (in an MXF file wrapper), MPEG-2, 8- and 10-bit uncompressed|
|•||Multi-format HD codec support in software - HDV, DVCPRO HD, MPEG-2 at online and offline bit rates, 8- and 10-bit uncompressed|
|•||MPEG-2 4:2:2:4 YUVA I-frame codec in HD and SD|
|•||Exploits CPU power to perform software effects on multiple streams in real time|
|•||On-board 8- and 10-bit compositor/keyer|
|•||On-board 8- and 10-bit scaler for YUV 4:2:2 and YUVA 4:2:2:4|
|•||Professional realtime effects including sub-pixel 2D DVE, color correction, chroma/luma keying, graphics overlay, smooth speed changes|
|•||GPU co-processor for realtime 3D effects|
|•||Key input and output support|
|•||Multiple board support in a single chassis|
|•||SDK based on the mature DigiSuite platform which has been used on-air by broadcasters worldwide for more than 8 years|
|•||Application development support by a team of dedicated, experienced engineers|
Dayang Technology Development Inc. (www.dayang.com) is a world-leading designer and manufacturer of broadcast equipment. Founded in 1989, Dayang produces a wide range of standard-definition, high-definition and web-based products for content creation, ingest, archiving and broadcast playout. The company is based in Beijing with additional research and development centres in Shanghai and Tianjin. Manufacturing and production are ISO-9001 certified, ensuring the highest standards of design, assembly, testing and delivery. International sales and marketing headquarters are located in Hong Kong with offices in Europe, South America and South East Asia.
Matrox Video Products Group is a technology and market leader in the field of HD and SD digital video hardware and software for realtime editing, DVD authoring, capture/playout servers, clip/still stores, and CGs. Matrox's Emmy award-winning technology powers a full range of content creation and delivery platforms used by broadcasters, post-production facilities, project studios, corporate communicators, and videographers worldwide. Founded in 1976, Matrox is a privately held company headquartered in Montreal, Canada. For more information visit www.matrox.com/video.
Matrox and DigiSuite are registered trademarks and Matrox DSX is a trademark of Matrox Electronic Systems Ltd. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners and are hereby acknowledged.
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