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Data Video MS-2850B Mobile Studio


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Datavideo MS-2850A Overview

The MS-2850B Mobile Studio from Datavideo includes the SE-2850 HD/SD 8-channel video switcher, HDR-70 HDD recorder, VSM-100 vectorscope/waveform monitor, TLM-170LM 17.3" 3G-SDI Full HD rackmount LCD monitor, ITC-100 8-user wired intercom system with four belt packs and headsets, AM-100 audio mixer, AD-100M audio delay box, PD-6 universal VAC to VDC camera power distributor, and an 8 RU flight case.

The 1 RU AM-100 audio mixer features six XLR inputs and two XLR outputs. Four studio-grade dynamic range microphone preamps provide ultra-wide 60 dB gain range, 130 dB dynamic range, 22 dBu line input handling, and less than 0.0007% distortion.

Datavideo SE-2850 HD/SD 8-Channel Video Switcher

The SE-2850 HD/SD 8-Channel Video Switcher from Datavideo is a mixed format switcher with 8 HD/SD-SDI inputs and four assignable SDI and two assignable HDMI outputs for routing any combination of HD and SD video.

This switcher supports SDI/HDMI YUV 10-bit 4:2:2, and HDMI/RGB 4:4:4 color sampling for smoother color gradations. Housed in a 2 RU frame, the SE-2850 is ideal for use in both large broadcast systems or portable mini-racks for live productions. Routing is controlled via Ethernet using the included Windows software or via RS-422 control.

For advanced audio control, the SE-2850 can be connected to an external mixer (not included). Additional switcher features include dual PiP, two downstream keyers, cross-point video and audio, two independent logo functions, and a built-in title overlay system. The SE-2850 includes four XLR audio inputs with each audio channel featuring de-embedding and audio delay.


Supports eight HD or SD inputs with six video and audio cross-point options on four SDI outputs
Dual user-positioned PiP, dual logo support, and dual downstream keyers (DSK) with Luma and alpha channel options
Four XLR audio inputs with two output modes; audio delay for each de-embedded audio source
Integrated title overlay system works with entry-level Datavideo CG systems
Additional features including frame store for each channel, 17 wipe choices, and master and countdown clocks

Datavideo HDR-70 HDD Recorder for SD/HD-SDI with Removable Drive Bay

The DataVideo HDR-70 HDD Recorder for SD/HD-SDI with Removable Drive Bay is a rack mountable video recorder for studio control rooms or video production trucks. It records NTSC, PAL, and HD video signals and features an SD/HD-SDI input and two mini-XLR recording to 2.5" form factor HDD or SSDs in a removable drive caddy. The HDR-70 features selectable color sampling ratio and data rate settings. This compact unit features a small footprint and is made from painted aluminum for strength. The front panel buttons provide you local tape deck like control of the unit, with built-in led audio level meters. The HDR-70 features two XLR inputs and outputs for balanced audio.

The included drive caddy supports available drives (both HDD and SSD) up to 500GB, and once removed from the HDR-70 the enclosures can be connected directly to a computer via the built-in USB 2.0 or eSata interface for off loading or editing directly from the drive. The unit writes to the NTFS file format system, which makes the drive readable by both Mac and Windows systems and avoids the 4GB file size limitation of FAT32 systems. For remote control, the HDR-70 features a 9-pin connector that allows control by RS-232 or RS-422. The unit is powered by 12 volts DC, and the cable connector features a locking collar so the power cable can't be accidentally unplugged.

HDR-70 Video Support

NTSC and PAL video and HD video including 1080p, 1080i and 720p
Reference In/Out Black Burst and Tri-level sync
Timecode input/outputs, and gen-lock input and pass-through
SD/HD-SDI input, with SD/HD-SDI outputs with 8-channels of embedded audio
The HDMI output uses a full sized connector and features 4 channels of embedded audio. There is also a nifty cable tie platform under the HDMI connector that you can use to secure the HDMI connector to the unit with available cable ties.
The front panel features local control buttons and a built-in headphone jack with volume knob


LCD menu screen
Lockable drive bay.
Timelapse recording feature
Power on record/play
Media files are made on the fly with no rendering required.
In the event of power loss during recording, only the last two seconds of your recording are lost
Removable rack mount ears (ships unattached)
Removable rubber feet (ships attached)

Datavideo VSM100 Vectorscope / Waveform Monitor with 2 Screens

The Datavideo VSM100 Vectorscope Monitor with 2 Screens is a sophisticated system that allow users to easily ensure the stability of incoming video signals and recorded video quality from a connected recorder and cameras through two 4.3" monitors to display and monitor high-quality images. When equipped with sampling vector scope, it can accurately assist camera calibration, ensure precise B&W Balance calibration, support color saturation, and enable luminance adjustment.


Each monitor has a HD-SDI video input with loop-through output
Individual adjustments of Brightness, Contrast, Color Saturation, and Backlight Level for each monitor
Front panel headphone jacks
Audio indicator
Support embedded audio on SDI & HDMI
HD / SD-SDI, and HDMI Input
4:3 & 16:9 display mode switching / PAL & NTSC auto switching

Sampling Vector Scope

Rugged and compact single unit that requires only an HD-SDI or HDMI monitor
Menu choice of Vectorscope, Histogram, Waveform, and Parade displays as well as clean Video Display output (SDI to HDMI conversion)
SDI / HD-SDI loop through can provide clean pictures or video scope view
Automatically detects and locks to NTSC, PAL, or HD signals
Embedded SDI audio peak meter with selectable monitoring for 4 stereo pairs
Switchable 4:3 / 16:9 video thumbnail when input signal is SD-SDI
Headphone jack audio monitoring socket with menu-based volume control
Save and Recall trace menu options for quick and easy overlay comparison of video traces
Parade Display can be toggled between RGB and YCbCr
Vector scope can be toggled between 75% and 100% graticules/bars
Waveform detail can be zoomed 20%, 40%, 60%, and 100%; various parts of the waveform can then be viewed by changing the X Delay value
Capture sampling by Field 1, Field 2, or Frame
12VDC operation makes the unit suitable for field or studio operation

Datavideo 17.3" 3G-SDI Full HD Rackmount LCD Monitor

The 17.3" 3G-SDI Full HD Rackmount LCD Monitor from Datavideo is suitable for applications in a live production gallery, 19" rack monitoring, OB Van, or a video editing suite. It comes with a 3G-SDI video input with loop-through output and two HDMI inputs. The monitor supports embedded audio on SDI and HDMI (version 1.3). The monitor offers viewing angles of 70°/70°/60°/60° (left, right, top, and bottom) and brightness rating of 300 cd/m². This unit has a native resolution of 1920 x 1080. The contrast ratio of 400:1 showcases the monitor's ability to handle light and dark images on-screen.


Full HD (1920 x 1080p) LCD panel with Underscan and Overscan menu options
Designed to rackmount
3G-SDI video input with loop-through output and two HDMI inputs
Supports embedded audio on SDI and HDMI (Ver. 1.3)
Front panel has a 3.5mm stereo headphone jack socket for discrete audio monitoring
Front panel buttons allow quick and easy selection of source input as well as aspect ratio, blue only mode, pattern (Color Bars), menu, and audio controls
Color temperature menu option has 3 modes (6500K, 9300K, 7500K, and user defined)
OSD audio level peak meter for SDI and HDMI based digital audio inputs
Individual adjustment of brightness, contrast, color saturation, and LED backlight level for each monitor
On-screen overlays for frame marker 80%, 90%, 4:3 marker, Central Mark, and Cinema Zone Marker
Bi-color tally light and 3.5mm jack tally input socket
USB 2.0 port for easy update of firmware with a USB 2.0 pen drive

Datavideo ITC-100 8-User Wired Intercom System with 4 Beltbacks & 4 Headsets

One of the innovative features of the rack-mountable ITC-100 8-User Wired Intercom System with 4 Beltbacks & 4 Headsets from Datavideo is that it can use headsets ranging from low-cost cell phone headsets to high-quality professional units.

Up to 8 users can be connected to the ITC-100 via PTT wired beltpacks. Four beltpacks, four headsets, four cables and a tally light set are all included. Cables for connecting the beltpacks may be up to 984 ft long, and use 5-pin XLR connectors. The base station features all call and mute buttons, a mic input, built-in speaker, and standard headphone jacks.

Supports up to 8 wired users
Uses your choice of headsets, from low-cost cell phone sets to high-quality professional units
Uses cables up to 984 ft to connect beltpacks

Datavideo AD-100M Audio Delay Box with Microphone Input

The Datavideo AD-100M Audio Delay Box allows you to sync an audio or mic signal to video. Its easy-to-use design features a menu/mode LCD and only a few controls such as an "Adjust" dial, and it's housed in a rugged, metal enclosure for use in the studio or in the field. It offers an audio delay time from 0 to 700 ms.


Key Features

  • Audio delay box with microphone input
  • 2 x XLR balanced audio input
  • 2 x RCA (L/R) unbalanced audio input
  • 1 x XLR mic input
  • 2 x XLR balanced audio output (mic mixed)
  • 2 x RCA (L/R) unbalanced audio output (mic mixed)
  • LCD display for menu and mode selection setting
  • Output volume attenuating from 0 to -60 dBu
  • Audio delay time from 0 to 700 ms
  • 1 KHz test tone output attenuating from 26 to -34 dB
  • 12 VDC power input

Datavideo PD-6 Universal VAC to VDC Camera Power Distributor

The PD-6 Universal VAC to VDC Camera Power Distributor from Datavideo is a power distribution center designed to fit a 1RU 19" rack mount. The PD-6 supplies steady and sequenced voltage for production kit whether on location or in a studio. This unit features eight outputs which can be configured individually at 48, 24, 14.4, or 12 VDC with a total power consumption of 360 W. You can use the CB-22H, CB-23H, DDC-4012H, and VP-605H accessories for the PD-6 along with this power distributor.

Please note that the non-H versions of these accessories are designed for the PD-3 and will not be compatible with the PD-6.


Automatically adjusts to work with 50 or 60Hz power supplies between 100-240 VAC
8 VDC outputs with a combined total power consumption of 360W
Each VDC output can be switched to provide 12, 14.4, 24, or 48V
Each VDC output features multi-colored LED confirming the chosen voltage by color
Unit provides both VDC and VAC overload protection

Datavideo SE-2850 HD/SD 8-Channel Video Switcher Specs

Video Standards HD, SD
Video Format 3G/HD/SD input:
1080i: 60/59.94/50
1080p: 60/59.94/30/25

HD Output:
1080i: 60/59.94/50
SD Output:
576i: 50 Hz
480i: 59.94 Hz
Video Processing SDI: 4:2:2
HDMI: YUV 4:2:2 10-bit, RGB 4:4:4
Input Routable / Crosspoint 12, repeatable
Video Inputs 8x SDI, 2x HDMI
Graphics Input Maximum: 2 x HDMI
Video Outputs 4 x SDI, assignable: PGM, PVW, AUX, Clean Out
2 x HDMI, assignable: PGM, Multi-View
Down-Conversion 4 x SDI (channels 1-4)
Multiview Outputs 2 x HDMI
Audio Input 4 x XLR, balanced
Audio Output 2 x XLR, balanced
Embedded Audio Input Maximum: 16 x channels
Output Maximum: 4 x channels
Audio Delay Up to 8 frames (SDI-input audio only)
Chroma Key N/A
Keyer/DSK 2 x DSK Support: Lumakey & Linear key (key/fill)
PIP 2 x
Logo Overlay 2 x or 1 x logo + 1 x clock
Still Store 12 x
Effects FTB, Cut, 8 x wipes with border
Transition Preview PiP, DSK
Sync / Reference In/Out Built-in GenLock
External sync supported with loop-through
PC Remote Control Ethernet (downloadable Windows software)
Chassis 2 RU, rackmount mainframe
Power 12 VDC, 48 W
Dimensions (WxDxH) Main Unit: 17 x 9.9 x 3.7" (432 x 251 x 93 mm)
Control Unit: 17 x 12.3 x 2.8" (433 x 313 x 71 mm)
Weight Main Unit: 10.4 lb (4.7 kg)
Control Unit: 5.5 lb (2.5 kg)
Packaging Info
Package Weight 22.65 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 21.9 x 15 x 12.6"

Datavideo HDR-70 HDD Recorder For SD/HD-SDI With Removable Drive Bay Specs

Drive Enclosure
Material of Construction Painted aluminum
Interface (Inputs/Outputs) USB 2.0
Internal Interface SATA
Drive Compatibility HDD: Western digital, Fujitsu, Hitachi
Compatible with SSD
Power 5VDC
Dimensions 6 x 5 x 1" (15.2 x 12.7 x 2.5 cm)
Weight 1 lb (0.5 kg)
Signal System HD
Supported Video Formats 1080p 24/23.98
1080i 60/59.94/50
720p 60/59.94/50
Recording Formats HD
Long GOP 4:2:2 or 4:2:0
i-frame: 8-bit 4:2:2

Long GOP 4:2:2 or 4:2:0
i-frame: 8-bit 4:2:2

PCM, 24-bit, 8 channels, 48kHz
Data Rates HD
10 to 25Mb/s, 4:2:0
35 to 100Mb/s, 4:2:2

8Mb/s, 4:2:0
15 to 50Mb/s, 4:2:2
Inputs Video:

2 x Balanced stereo mini-XLR (analog, stereo pair 2-channels)

GPI 1 x mini-XLR

1 x BNC

Black Burst/Sync
1 x BNC
Outputs Video:
1 x SD/HD-SDI 1 x SD/HD-SDI (loop through)
1 x HDMI

2 x Balanced stereo mimi-XLR (analog, stereo pair 2-channels)
1 x BNC

Black Burst/Sync
1 x BNC
Control Interface RS 422, RS 232
9-pin DIN
Recording Time 250GB Hard Drive
5 Mb/s: 111 hours
10 Mb/s: 55 hours
15 Mb/s: 37 hours
20 Mb/s: 27 hours
40 Mb/s: 15 hours
60 Mb/s: 9 hours

320GB Hard Drive
5 Mb/s: 142 hours
10 Mb/s: 70 hours
15 Mb/s: 47 hours
20 Mb/s: 35 hours
40 Mb/s: 19 hours
60 Mb/s: 12 hours

500GB Hard Drive
5 Mb/s: 220 hours
10 Mb/s: 111 hours
15 Mb/s: 74 hours
20 Mb/s: 55 hours
40 Mb/s: 27 hours
60 Mb/s: 18 hours
File Format MXF/OP1A
File System Format NTFS
Recording Limit 99 bins
99 clips per bin
Material of Construction Painted aluminum
Rack Height 2RU
Power Requirements 12VDC
Power Consumption 16W
Dimension L x W x H 17.3 x 11.4 x 1.9" (44 x 29 x 4.9 cm)
Weight 7 lbs. (3.17 kg)
Packaging Info
Package Weight 11.6 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 21.4 x 14.6 x 6.7"

Datavideo VSM100 Vectorscope / Waveform Monitor With 2 Screens Specs

LCD Display 4.3" (109.2 mm) TFT LCD x 2
Resolution RGB: 480 x 272
Aspect Ratio 4:3 and 16:9 selectable
Brightness 500 cd/m²
Contrast Ratio 300:1
Viewing Angle Monitor Panel
Top: 50˚ / Bottom: 70˚
Left: 70˚ / Right: 70˚
Video Input HD-SDI / SD-SDI / HDMI
Supported Formats HDMI RGB: 720 x 576i x 50 Hz, 720 x 480i x 60 Hz, 1280 x 720p x 50 Hz, 1280 x 720p x 60 Hz, 1920 x 1080i x 50 Hz, 1920 x 1080i x 60 Hz
SDI: 720 x 576i / 50 Hz, 720 x 480i / 60 Hz, 1280 x 720p / 60 Hz, 1280 x 720p / 50 Hz, 1920 x 1080i / 50 Hz, 1920 x 1080i / 60 Hz
Video System NTSC/PAL auto recognition