Scale, Warp, blend, switch, convert: look no further than Calibre's new HQView530

Affordable, reliable, user friendly scaling & processing at its best!

Bradford, UK, 2 April 2012 - Another innovation to be launched by British processing experts, Calibre UK is the HQView530 all-in-one scaler, switcher and scan converter.

The new HQView530 addresses the latest trends in av systems design and integration of projection systems for use in the studio broadcast environment and for staging applications. It is designed for easy and quick set-up using the jog wheel with LCD front panel menu display so is perfect for events, rental and staging and on-site usage.

The HQView 530 will switch, scale, scan-convert and can edge-blend for multiple projector images over large surfaces. HQView530 will also perform warp mapping so that those images can be video projected on to curved screens or unusual shaped surfaces or for stacking multiple projectors to achieve a higher brightness in studio environments. Tim Brooksbank, Chairman, Calibre UK, says: "High image quality is what Calibre UK products are rightly renowned for and our new design means that users can set up, maintain and manage their display systems with maximum efficiency. HQView530 is the new universal do-anything converter everyone needs!"

Like the other products in the HQView500 series, the 530 boasts 3G-SDI input and output capability, as well as backwards compatibility with HD-SDI and SD-SDI formats. The processor will accept a wide range of HD, SD and computer inputs including DVI, HDMI, YPbPr/RGBS, VGA/RGBHV, S-Video, and Composite PAL, NTSC, and SECAM. For in-camera use, a Genlock input is provided for compatible with bi or tri-level sync or black & burst which vertically locks the output to the genlock reference signal.

See the HQView 530 and other HQView models on booth N1817 at NAB 2012, Las Vegas between 16 to 19 April 2012. The product will also be demonstrated at InfoComm 2012, Booth N1153 between 13-15 June 2012 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

About Calibre UK

Calibre UK is highly respected worldwide as a specialist manufacturer of image processing technology with 24 years (1988-2012) of experience. Calibre continues to evolve its product range and make further technical advances in the broadcast, ProAV, aerospace, defence, medical and industrial markets through the innovative use of modern technology. Utilizing its own in-house hardware and software design teams for all product development including OEM programmes.

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