DEVA Broadcast DB8008

DEVA Broadcast DB8008

The best device to fight the dreaded dead air problem is the DEVA Broadcast DB8008. This design is simple, flexible, reliable and easy for integration with the existing setups of any single station to a large radio networks. The basic principle of DB8008 is that the unit can detect the silence. And then, it switches the output to some of the alternative sources.

The MP3 backup audio files and it can upload play lists in the DB8008 from your PC using any FTP client. Nevertheless, the audio storage capacity of DB8008 is 2 Giga Bytes.

The DB8008 provides additional security in case of loss of audio at the inputs. It presents the audio backup as an integrated auxiliary audio input for external program’s backup audio source, IP Stream and built-in MP3 audio player.

The Features

The unit has SNMP and WEB remote control features. Moreover, through this feature, the DB8008 is useful for local content or regional advertisement spots insertion.

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  • Fully DSP based core
  • Intelligent Silence Detector and Backup Audio Switcher
  • User selectable backup audio sources priority
  • Configuration and Monitoring via SNMP, WEB, Front Panel LCD and Keyboard
  • Alert Notifications via E-mail, SNMP, Analog opto-coupled Outputs
  • Lots of Storage for over 24 hours of non-repeating audio playback
  • Always Fresh Backup Audio Tracks with Embedded FTP server
  • Professional Balanced Stereo analog inputs and outputs on XLR connectors
  • Professional AES/EBU Digital audio inputs and output on XLR connectors
  • Consumer S/PDIF Digital audio inputs and output on Optical and Coaxial connectors
  • Headphones Jack on the front panel for local monitoring of the Audio Signal
  • TCP/IP Remote monitoring and control via SNMP and WEB Interface
  • Variety of Audio Sources
  • Multiformat IP Audio Stream (three separate sources)
  • Built-in MP3 Player
  • External or internal Digital clock sync
  • Digital Volume Control of all Audio Sources
  • Protected access to the device settings
  • UPnP for easy discovery in Local Networks
  • Professional 19 inches, 1U aluminum rack mount chassis
  • Wide Range Internal Power Supply 100-240VAC 50-60Hz
  • Easy installation and operation
  • Remote Firmware Upgrade for future-proof operation
  • 2 Years Warranty

Main Analog Audio Inputs

Connectors:Balanced XLR
Impedance:600Ω or high impedance
Level:2 ranges: 0 dBu or +12 dBu Jumper selectable, with software adjustments
Dynamic range:>80dB
Digital Gain Adjust:-10db to +10dB

Main Digital Audio Inputs

Connectors:Balanced XLR, Coaxial, Optical
Sample Rates:32, 44.1, 48, 96 kHz
Digital Gain Adjust:-10db to +10dB

Aux Analog Audio Inputs

Connectors:Balanced XLR
Impedance:600Ω or high impedance
Level:2 ranges: 0 dBu or +12 dBu Jumper selectable, with software adjustments
Dynamic range:>80dB
Digital Gain Adjust:-10db to +10dB

Aux Digital Audio Inputs

Connectors:Balanced XLR, Coaxial, Optical
Sample Rates:32, 44.1, 48, 96 kHz
Digital Gain Adjust:-10db to +10dB

IP Audio Source

Number of Streams:one main and two alternative streams with auto-switch on failure
Stream Clients:shoutcast, icecast
Stream Formats:PCM, MPEG1 Layer 3 (MP3), HE-AAC (v.1 and v.2); all at 32, 44.1, 48kHz only
Bit Rates:All standard bit rates, including VBR
Number of Channels:Mono, Stereo
Buffer Size Adjust:5Kb to 64Kb
Digital Gain Adjust:-10db to +10dB

Built-In MP3 Player

Storage Capacity:2Gb on SD Card
Supported encoders:HE-AAC (v.1 and v.2), MPEG-1 Layer 3
MP3 bit rates:32-320 kbps and VBR
Sample rates:All sampling frequencies specified by MPEG1 L1/L2/L3 (32, 44.1 and 48kHz)
Supported file types:*.MP3, *.AAC, *.M4A, *.M3U
Playback modes:Alphabetical ascending and descending, Shuffle, Playlist and Shuffled playlist
Remote file management:Build-in FTP server
Digital Gain Adjust:-10db to +10dB

Analog Audio Output

Connector:Balanced XLR
Frequency response:±0.5dB, 5Hz-20kHz
Distortion:<0.01% THD+N
Level:+6dBu, user selectable
Dynamic range:>80dB
Digital Gain Adjust:-10db to +10dB

Digital Audio Outputs

Connectors:Balanced XLR, Coaxial, Optical
Sample rates:32, 44.1, 48kHz
Digital Gain Adjust:-10db to +10dB

Phones Audio Output

Connector:1/4" (6.3mm) jack, stereo
Type:Headphones

Silence Detector

Threshold:Adjustable from -40dBfs to -5dBfs
Trigger time:10-250 sec

User Interface

Indicators:5 LEDs on front panel, 2 LEDs on rear panel
Web interface:control, configuration and status information
SNMP interface:control, configuration and status information
Front Panel:LCD with Keyboard

Network

Connector:RJ-45
Type:Ethernet
Device Discovery:UPnP support

Operating conditions

Temperature:10°C - 45°C
Humidity:< 75%, non-condensing

Power Requirements

Voltage:115/230V AC (internal switch), 18VA
Connector:IEC320, rear panel

Size and Weight

Dimensions (W;H;D):483 x 45 x 160 mm
Shipping Weight:540 x 115 x 300 mm / 2.9kg

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