The newest additions to FOR-A’s Hanabi series of portable video switchers, the FOR-A HVS-100 Type A boast exceptional cost performance. Both mixers inherit and improve upon the diverse functions and features of the popular HVS-300HS, including mixed HD/SD input, frame synchronizing, re-sizing engine, 2.5D wipe effects, DVE, Chroma keyer and DSK.
The FOR-A HVS-100 Type A also have a built-in Web server that lets you change settings from a PC or a tablet. A clip memory feature has been added to the still store to support playback of video or animations and enhances productions through the use of CG wipes, while the multi-viewer meets a diverse range of monitoring needs. The equipment can be used in all types of locations, including live events, sports, news studios, OB vans, editorial offices and presentation venues, making it the ideal tool for shaping the imaginative ideas of video creators.
The control panel has been specifically designed keeping professionals in mind. It includes authentic bus buttons, AUX buttons, a fader controller, and direct buttons for various functions with one touch. The main unit offers expandability to facilitate the add-on of a redundant power source unit and various input/output cards.
FOR-A HVS-100 Type A have many new functions!
- Progressive-format, 4K Square Division (SQD) signal support.
- Level-B signal input support at 1080/59.94p, 50p.
- Audio playback support.
- Additional Non-Border display function support and 4K mode layout on Multi Viewer.
- Multi Viewer split patterns significantly enhanced, from 8 to 20 types.
- VDCP Over IP protocol available.
- External keyer control over DSK-400.
Inputs / Outputs
8 inputs and 4 outputs come as standard with HD/SD-SDI. It supports mixed HD/SD input in standard configuration. The 5 outputs, including an HDMI output, can be freely assigned. It also features 3 slots that enable various inputs and outputs to be added, such as analog component, analog composite, HDMI, and VGA in addition to HD/SD-SDI.
Each input in this unit is fitted with a frame synchronizer that enables switching of asynchronous video signals. Installation of expansion cards (sold separately) supports asynchronous picture input from PCs, etc. Each input is also equipped with a process amplifier capable of adjusting the video level, chroma level, etc. of the input signal.
GUI Control Function
A built-in Web server enables the settings of this switcher to be changed from a PC via a network. Mobile and tablet terminals can also be used through a wireless access point.
Redundant Power Supply
The redundant power supply unit (sold separately) enables doubling-up of power source. An enlarged fan and improved exhaust process guarantee silent operation, making it suitable for installation near the control panel or in quiet environments.