ReFeree II - DVB-T/T2 & DVB-C/C2 RF Measurement Receiver
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DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-C/C2 Measurement Receiver
ReFeree II

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The most complete & compact (600g) RF measurement receiver and TS analyzer for DVB-T/T2 & DVB-C/C2: from RF down to the Video

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Applications

  • R&D Test & Measurement
  • Baseband Signal Generation
  • RF Reception Quality Measurement
  • Terrestrial & Cable Network Troubleshoot
  • Head-End/TX site/off-air measurements
  • Installation & Maintenance Test Tool
  • Coverage & Drive Tests for DVB-T & DVB-T2

Benefits

  • Easy to use and configure
  • Compact (660 g), USB self-powered
  • Complete product: RF + baseband (ASI, IP, File) analysis, baseband record & playback
  • All modulation schemes supported (from QPSK to 256QAM, Normal & Rotated for Terrestrial, from 16QAM to 4096 QAM for Cable)
  • Analyze/Validate TS/T2-MI Layer in real-time
  • Add your own table and specifications Analysis (PSI/SI, PSIP…)

REFEREE II is a high performance, compact and portable DVB-T & DVB-T2 measurement receiver, cumulating single and multi-PLP DVB-T2 live reception, with real-time TS analysis, recording and playback.

DVB-T/T2 & DVB-C/C2 Accurate RF Measurements

  • Signal Level, MER, SNR, BER, SFN Drift
  • Channel Impulse Response (DVB-T/T2), Constellation, Modulation Parameters
  • DVB-T, DVB-T2 (1.1.1, 1.2.1, 1.3.1) & T2 Lite support
  • DVB-C (ITU -J83 Annex A, C roll off 0.15), DVB-C2 support

Complete MPEG-2 TS Analysis

  • PSI/SI table decoding, Service Plan view
  • ETSI TR 101 290 Priority 1, 2, 3
  • PCR graphs
  • Bitrate monitoring by Service/PID
  • Log files

Complete T2-MI Analysis

  • Single & Multi-PLP, PLP filtering
  • T2 L1 pre/post signaling, PLP allocation (BB frame, TS, padding/overflow)
  • T2 timestamp, BB frame header, ISSY field

TS Record & Playback

  • TS Record to file format (per PLP, max file size, record duration...)
  • TS Playback over IP or ASI output

Audio/Video Display

  • Service decoding (unencrypted programs) via VLC media player
  • H.265/HEVC, H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, MPEG-1/2, AAC, MP3…

Test Coverage & Drive Testing

  • Internal GPS/Glonass receiver
  • GPS L1 Antenna provided
  • RF measurements in report files (Google Earth compliant)

TECHNICAL CHARACTERISTICS - RF

  • Connector In
  • 1x F-type female – 75 Ω

  • DVB-T/T2
  • *

  • Sensitivity
  • -80 to -5 dBm / 28 to 104 dBμV

  • Frequency range
  • 40 to 1000 Mhz

  • Channel bandwidth
  • 1.7, 5, 6, 7 & 8 MHz

  • Modulation
  • QPSK, 16QAM, 64QAM, 256QAM

  • FFT mode
  • 1k, 2k, 4k, 8k, 8k extended,16k, 16k extended, 32k, 32k extended

  • DVB-C/C2
  • *

  • Sensitivity
  • -80 to -5 dBm / 28 to 104 dBμV

  • Frequency range
  • 40 to 1000 Mhz (125 kHz resolution)

  • Channel bandwidth
  • 6 & 8 MHz

  • Modulation
  • 16QAM, 64QAM, 128QAM, 256QAM, 1024QAM, 4096QAM

  • Symbol rate
  • 1.8 to 7.2 Msymbols/s

DVB-ASI

  • Connector In
  • 1x BNC female – 75 Ω

  • Connector Out
  • 1x BNC female – 75 Ω

IP

  • IP data
  • 1x Gigabit Ethernet

SFN

  • 1PPS connector In
  • 1x BNC female – 50 Ω

  • 10MHz connector In
  • 1x BNC female – 50 Ω

  • GPS connector In
  • 1x MCX – 50 Ω

USB

  • Data connector
  • 1x USB2 Mini-B

  • USB Auxiliary power connector
  • 1x USB2 Mini-B

RF MEASUREMENTS

  • All measurements are made in real-time
  • *

  • Graphical display
  • Constellation, Channel Impulse Response (DVB-T/T2)

  • Signal level
  • -90 to -5 dBm (0.1 dBm resolution)

  • SNR
  • 0 to 40 dB (0.1 dB resolution)

  • MER
  • 0 to 40 dB (1 dB resolution)

  • BER (DVB-T/T2)
  • Pre-Viterbi, Post-Viterbi, LDPC, BCH

  • BER (DVB-C/C2)
  • Pre-RS, Post-Viterbi, LDPC, BCH

T2/C2 SPECIFIC ANALYSIS

  • Single & Multi-PLP, PLP extraction
  • DVB-C2: C2 frame, L1, BB frame, data slice, notch parameter
  • DVB-T2/T2-MI:
  • - T2 L1 pre/post signaling: frame, cells, OFDM symbols, # FEC, interleaving, TI block size
  • - PLP allocation: BB frame padding, TS padding, TS overflow
  • - BB frame, ISSY field, T2 timestamp

BASEBAND TRANSPORT MONITORING

  • MPEG-2 TS features analyzed in real-time from either source:
  • - RF, DVB-ASI or IP through USB from the ReFeree
  • - IP from the PC’s Ethernet interface
  • Or analyzed offline from TS file source
  • *
  • ETSI TR 101 290: priorities 1, 2, 3
  • Service information
  • - PSI/SI table display for MPEG, DVB; including private tables
  • - Service components type and structure
  • - PID summary
  • Bitrate monitoring
  • - Overall, by Service (Program), by PID
  • PCR Accuracy graphs

BASEBAND TRANSPORT PROCESSING

  • Audio/video decoding (unencrypted programs): stream display
  • - H.265/HEVC, H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, MPEG-1/2, AAC, MP3...
  • Recording of the entire multiplex (MPTS/SPTS, extracted PLP) into a TS file
  • Real-time forward of the entire multiplex to ASI or IP (unicast or multicast over UDP streaming)
  • TS files playback:
  • - Loop/segment play modes
  • - Stream playlist handling, bitrate auto-detection with PCRs
  • - Null packet removal

ENVIRONMENT & PHYSICAL

  • Dimensions
  • 210 x 35 x 153 mm / 8.3 x 1.3 x 6 in

  • Weight
  • 660 g

  • Operating temperature
  • -20 to +55 °C / -4 to 131 °F

  • Storage temperature
  • -20 to +70 °C / -4 to 158 °F

  • Humidity
  • 0 to 95%, non condensing

  • Power supply
  • USB self-powered

ReFeree II comes bundled with DiviSuite application for MS Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10, including by default:
DiviSuite Base: stream PID overview, bitrate monitoring, audio/video decoding, TS recording and playback (over IP or ASI output).

Software Options* for DiviSuite application:
RF Scope: RF measurements (signal level, MER, SNR, BER), modulation parameters, Channel Impulse Response, SFN drift
TS Analyzer: PSI/SI table parsing, ETSI TR 101 290 Priority 1, 2, 3
T2-MI Analyzer: T2 L1 pre/post signalling, single & multi PLP, PLP extraction
Test Coverage: internal GPS/Glonass receiver, RF measure report files (Google Earth compliant)

*Activated via an option file attached to the device’s serial number, loaded via the DiviSuite application GUI

Default Warranty
Standard: 1 YEAR Hardware Warranty and Basic Helpdesk (HW RMA)

Optional Support Services
Advance 1/3/5 YEAR including:

  • Advance Replacement: hardware warranty with replacement before reception of faulty unit
  • Software Upgrade: access to all software updates & upgrades
  • Priority HelpDesk: priority access to the support helpdesk for any question on product usage, problem request, and change/improvement requests

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