ABonAir AB507 – 5th Generation 7 Msec Single Zone
ABonAir’s AB507™ wireless video system enables camera teams to transmit video directly from cameras to media centers or OB trucks wirelessly.
Built on a bi-directional radio channel between transmitter and receiver, ABonAir’s systems acknowledge the correct acceptance of each group of pixels, thus providing exceptionally robust and reliable transmission.
The AB507™ enables video transmission of up to 1,000 meters (3,000 feet) by utilizing full MIMO radio employing two antennas at the transmitter and receiver to enhance performance and ensure coverage even in extreme radio signal environments.
7 Msec Delay (Sub Frame Delay)
For live event coverage & multi-camera production
Low delay enables the production of multi-camera and live shows without worrying about the delay caused by the simultaneous operation of different cameras or lip sync.
Portable Receiver for Maximum Flexibility
For fixed setups or a temporary production
The ABonAir AB507™ features a portable receiver. Our robust portable receiver provides complete mobility. It fits in a Pelican Case and is geared towards single stage events, OB Vans and religious broadcasts.
High Picture Quality
+52dB PSNR with new revolutionary H.264 CODEC technology
New groundbreaking CODEC by ABonAir enables accurate frame encoding at high speeds and excellent picture quality
Supports All Major Formats and Frame Rates
Works with every camera, for every type of production
ABonAir’s systems support all bit rates and formats so they can be used at any production all over the globe with any camera type. The ABonAir AB507 supports frame rates of: 1080p60, 1080i60, 1080p59.94, 1080p50, 1080PsF23.98, 1080PsF23.98, 720p60, 720p59.94, 720p50 and many more. For details check the Tech Specs above.
If you have a special format or frame rate needs, let us know and we will customize a solution for you.
Multiple Input Multiple Output Antenna Array
MIMO is a method for multiplying the capacity of a radio link using multiple transmit and receive antennas to take advantage of multipath propagation. MIMO has become an essential element of wireless communication products, especially those using OFDM.
MIMO specifically refers to a practical technique for sending and receiving more than one data signal simultaneously over the same radio channel by exploiting multipath propagation.
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Ready to use in minutes
Cover up to 1 km / .6 miles per zone
Optimization of wireless and video requirements and careful radio design combined with advance MIMO technology enable ABonAir engineers to extend the system range up to full 1 km / 0.6 miles with a clear line of site. In drone applications, where the line of sight is perfect, this range can be extended to 2 km / 1.2 miles.
No need to use regulated frequency and pay for frequency
Until a few years ago, only large networks could use wireless equipment because it required purchasing expensive frequency licenses from the regulator. In recent years, however, governments and regulators around the world provide unlicensed frequencies for public use for any purpose – including video transmission – allowing even smaller productions to use wireless links easily and free of charge. To answer this demand, manufacturers started to develop unlicensed solutions. Unlicensed systems’ volume grew and drove cost down, motivating big networks to also use them even though they own frequencies.
Per pixel acknowledgement
In uni-directional links, the transmitter sends video content to the receiver without receiving any feedback. In bi-directional links, both transmitter and receiver can send and receive data and control information: a packet acknowledgment mechanism identifies errors and quickly fixes them (by re-transmitting the corrupted data), before the frame is presented. This enables bi-directional solutions to assure that all the data is well received without errors, thus increasing picture quality.
Gold Mount or V-Lock Battery Mount
Suitable for any production
ABonAir’s systems support both battery types to enable any production and any camera use.
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AB507 Tech Specs
ABonAir’s AB507™ wireless video system enables camera teams to transmit video directly from cameras to media centers or OB trucks wirelessly. Built on a bi-directional radio channel between transmitter and receiver, ABonAir’s systems acknowledge the correct acceptance of each group of pixels, thus providing exceptionally robust and reliable transmission.
Video Formats and Frame Rates
525i29.97 NTSC, 625i25 PAL
720p23.94, 720p24, 720p25, 720p29.97, 720p30, 720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60
1080p23.98, 1080p24, 1080p25, 1080p29.97, 1080p30, 1080p50, 1080p59.94, 1080p 60, 1080PsF25, 1080PsF29.97, 1080PsF30, 1080i50, 1080i59.94, 1080i60
Mic – +48v Phantom power
Mic – Line Level stereo pair
Mic. – /line
-60dB – +18 dB
Analog or embedded SDI @ 48KHz
OFDM: BPSK, QPSK, 16QAM, 64QAM
1/2, 2/3, 3/4. 5/6, 7/8
5GHz band – 4.9-5.875 GHz
Others upon request
Duplex fiber: single mode or multi mode
Transmitter Power Consumption
Portable Receiver Power Consumption
1U Receiver Power Consumption
Transmitter Battery Mounting
V-Lock or Gold Mount
Mechanical Form Factor
23.5cm x 10cm x 4cm
23.5cm x 10cm x 4cm
SDI Video Input
1 x SD, HD or 3G-SD
Portable Receiver Connections
0° to 40° C (32° to 104° F)
-20° to 60° C (-4° to 140° F)
0% to 90% non-condensing