Florida-based viaRadio is making available a new family of DVB satellite receivers designed for the radio market, the DSR series.
It is manufactured by Germany's 2wcom and sold in the United States by ViaRadio; it is available in Europe through the manufacturer.
The receiver decodes DVB-S and DVB-S2, handling MPEG 1, MPEG 2 and MPEG 4, HE-AAC v1, HE-AAC v2, HE-AAC LC and Dolby AC3. It offers two sets of AES/EBU and balanced stereo audio outputs; it can decode both channels at once in digital or analog with a short, stable and programmable delay. Up to 8 GB of onboard flash memory is available for program store & forward. Features include conditional access decryption and audio input & output via IP.
An Ethernet port and serial ports are available for control functions. The DSR family is also RDS- and PAD-compatible. Warning messages can be delivered via SNMP, e-mail or serial port.
The higher-end DSR02 model also offers Gigabit Ethernet for handling IP audio.
Clear Channel and 2wcom Work Together for Satellite Receiver
Two model families available, one with onboard memory and IP input