It's a winning combination for Calibre UK at IBC 2012

Release of cost-effective HD motion compensated standards converter, recent award wins, new warranty programme plus a few surprises in store!

Bradford, UK, 7-11 September 2012 - Award-winning video image processing hardware manufacturer, Calibre UK announces that their highly acclaimed FoveaHD MEMC motion compensated frame rate converter is now shipping.

Frame rate conversion from FoveaHD

FoveaHD is a broadcast grade HD Motion Estimated Motion Compensated (MEMC) standards and universal format converter, computer graphics to video scan converter and frame synchroniser. It also offers powerful noise reduction, image enhancement and aspect ratio conversion.

Powerful content adaptive Motion Estimation Motion Compensated (MEMC) frame rate conversion with smooth motion is provided at an affordable price point.

"What's unique about FoveaHD is its ability to utilise a combination of specialist processors inside the unit including the award-winning Realta chip, a dedicated MEMC motion-processing engine and a custom-designed FPGA-based FRC processor. These multiple processors are all optimised and configured by Calibre UK for excellent picture performance at an extremely competitive price point," explains Tim Brooksbank, Chairman at Calibre UK. "FoveaHD is set to be a hit with newsgathering, mobile operations, outside broadcasting, live events, studio dubbing and satellite broadcast communications."

FoveaHD will be on show at IBC 2012 alongside our latest VideoExcel and HQView video scalers, format converters and scanconverters aimed at the broadcast and professional video market.

VideoExcel true broadcast grade converters and frame rate synchronisers

Also showing on the Calibre UK booth will be the range of VideoExcel true broadcast grade, universal format converters, computer graphics to video scan converters and frame synchronisers, VideoExcel packs powerful noise reduction, image enhancement and aspect ratio conversion. It uses best-in-class image processing with broadcast-grade algorithms, optimised and especially configured by Calibre using its own in-house expertise.

Calibre scoops The Queens Award for Enterprise 2012

Adding to the company's tradeshow presence, Calibre UK will celebrate its recent win of the Queen's Award for Enterprise 2012, in the International Trade category. HM the Queen will personally present Tim Brooksbank, Chairman, Calibre UK the award later in the year in recognition of its sustained export growth and international success between 2008 and 2011.

Updated warranty across product ranges

Caiibre UK has extended their warranty programme to 3 years across the range of processors, scalers, switchers and scan converters.

See Calibre UK's FoveaHD, VideoExcel and HQView video processing products on stand 7J43 at IBC 2012 between 7 to 11 September 2012 at the Amsterdam RAI exhibition centre.

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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