11 Jan 2013

NI delivers PXIe-1491 digital audio and video analyser

National Instruments has unveiled the NI PXIe-1491 digital audio and video analyser for HDMI, DVI and mobile devices.

Designed for performance testing and high-throughput test of consumer devices such as set-top boxes, Blu-ray players, smartphones and tablets, the NI PXIe-1491 is said to deliver automated, high-performance measurements to eliminate subjective manual inspection.

The NI PXIe-1491 is shipped with NI Video Measurement Suite, a test suite for analysing a wide variety of video standards.

The company also offers add-ons such as AudioMASTER software, designed for in-depth audio testing including frequency response and THD, and Picture Quality Analysis (PQA) software.

PQA software delivers metrics such as peak signal-to-noise-ratio (PSNR) and structural similarity index metric (SSIM). It also enables engineers to measure lip synch, macro blocking, dropped frames, pixelation and more in real time by combining PXI Express technology with highly parallelised measurement algorithms.

“The NI PXIe-1491 enables the audio/video analyser industry to think beyond the manual solutions used today,” said Charles Schroeder, Director of Marketing for Test at National Instruments. “By automating the inspection process with our new, high-performance hardware and software, our customers can now guarantee the video quality of their HDMI and mobile devices with breakthrough efficiency and cost savings.”

Most popular news in Test & measurement

Rental test kit launched for evaluating mobile communication
Anritsu and SPEAG working together
PXIe VNA options announced for active multiport module
First hybrid memory cube compliance test software unveiled
X-Series signal analyzers deliver superior user experience

All news in this channel | All news


Share this page


Want more like this? Register for our newsletter








embedded-systems-safety-critical-operation Mark Pitchford | Lynx Software Technologies
Safety critical embedded systems & software
The consequences of a malfunction in the operation of embedded systems can have drastic consequences especially when used in safety critical applications - it is essential that they operate correctly at all times.
Training
Online - RF and Wireless Propagation: Key Concepts
Know and understand the basics of RF and wireless propagation

More training courses

Whitepapers
R&S Higher Order MIMO Testing
Rohde & Schwarz presents this authoritative whitepaper on higher order MIMO testing.

More whitepapers

Advances in Multi-Band Microstrip Filters
Advances in Multi-Band Microstrip Filters

Vesna Crnojevic-Bengin (Editor)
This book entitled: Advances in Multi-Band Microstrip Filters combines the work...
Read more . .

USA bookstore UK bookstore









Radio-Electronics.com is operated and owned by Adrio Communications Ltd and edited by Ian Poole. All information is © Adrio Communications Ltd and may not be copied except for individual personal use. This includes copying material in whatever form into website pages. While every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of the information on Radio-Electronics.com, no liability is accepted for any consequences of using it. This site uses cookies. By using this site, these terms including the use of cookies are accepted. More explanation can be found in our Privacy Policy