AEQ Broadcast Phoenix Mobile

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What is it?A compact and portable multi-function IP audio codec fully compliant with N/ACIP EBU Tech 3326 recommendations. DetailsPhoenix Mobile is described as a flexible and extremely versatile communications platform. In addition to the built-in IP, it includes two slots which accommodate additional interfaces, allowing use of PSTN and/or ISDN lines - or any type of line that can be adapted to them such as 3G, Wi-Fi, GSM, satellite, etc. Phoenix Mobile is designed to be compatible with existing and future equipment made by AEQ as well as other manufacturers. It comes equipped with a wide variety of encoding modes (including AAC) allowing it to link with other compatible IP codecs - and through its additional comms modules, with virtually any ISDN Codec on the market.
 The design allows users to choose the encoding mode and output bit rate suited to the bandwidth and type of network available at any time. The back panel features an RJ45 Ethernet connector for IP network access and configuration, USB and DB9 connectors (future GPIOs) and a mini XLR power connector. The unit’s translucent, hinged cover protects audio and comms settings from inadvertently being changed during a broadcast, while still allowing the user to see and monitor its parameters.
 Phoenix Mobile is ergonomically designed and made of ABS materials said to be especially resistant to the rigors of working on the road. It is also supplied with a universal voltage AC adapter for use anywhere in the world. Its optional high-capacity Li-Ion battery (including charger), provides for AC-free operation for approximately 2.5 hours and also protects against AC power interruptions.



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