The EQX family has many I/O options as well a number of frame sizes to fit your needs. 10RU frame supports 180x180 plus X-LINK outputs, 16RU frame supports 288x288 plus X-LINK outputs, the 26RU frame will support 576x576 plus X-LINK, need more outputs check out the OP36 output cards that can double a single frame OP capabilities. We also offer multi-frame configurations for 1152x1152 and larger systems. All EQX router systems can be paired up with our EMR-AUDIO routing solution that also has different audio XPT sizes (up to 30K x 30K) of unblocking mono any audio to any audio routing to fit your needs.

EQX-IO Feature Overview

Next Generation EQX I/O UHD Capable Modules

Our next generation I/O modules can physically share the dual slot rear fins, coax or SFP, for quick swapping and moving of modules, even between different common rear fin types. The EQX-HBX are design as our most advanced processing modules and will prepare your new and existing EQX router for the future with a number of license enabled features. Offering deployed solutions for that single-wire 12G-SDI as traditional 1:4 uncompressed 2SI Gearbox or unlock all 18 video paths by leveraging JPEG XS internally. Optionally the module can be licensed for video over IP connection to Evertz and COTS IP cores using industry standards like SMPTE ST 2110 and NMOS discovery and control

EQX-IP18AD is an 18-port input card with audio de-embedders and license keys to enable IP gateway functionality for 10/25/100GbE, 18x independent frame sync paths, UHD and additional other processing capabilities. The HD-BNC rear plate is included, QSFP modules for IP connections are sold separately.

EQX-IP18AD-F is an 18-port SMPTE fiber input card with audio de-embedders and license keys to enable 18x independent frame sync paths, UHD, and other additional processing capabilities. The SFP rear plate is included, SFPs for 12G-SDI connections are sold separately.

Ordering Information

Rear Panel Options Appropriate one is included with module
EQX-HBX-ICXQ-RP HDBNC (SDI / TDM) + QSFP (100G) rear plate - supports 2x any of the Next Gen Input cards
EQX-HBX-ICS-RP DUAL RX SFP (SDI) + HDBNC (TDM) rear plate - supports 2x any of the Next Gen Input cards
EQX-HBX-ICX-RP HDBNC (SDI / TDM) rear plate - supports 2x any of the Next Gen Input cards
Licensing Options
+12G Enable visually lossless UHD over a single path in the EQX-3G XPT core
+FSE18 Enable frame sync and delay up to 12G-SDI data rates
+25GE Enable 100GE single MAC interfaces for SMPTE ST 2110 on EQX-IP18AD

EQX-OP18AE is an 18-port output module with audio embedders and license keys to enable IP gateway functionality for 100, 18x independent frame sync paths, UHD and additional other processing capabilities. The HD-BNC rear plate is included, QSFP modules for IP connections are sold separately.

EQX-OP18AE-Fis an 18-port SMPTE fiber output card with audio embedders supporting low latency VBI clean / quiet switching with license keys to enable 18x independent frame sync paths, UHD, and other additional processing capabilities. The SFP rear plate is included, SFPs for 12G-SDI connection are sold separately.

Ordering Information

Rear Panel Options Appropriate one is included with module
EQX-HBX-OCXQ-RP HDBNC (SDI / TDM) + QSFP (100G) rear plate - supports 2x any of the Next Gen Output cards
EQX-HBX-OCS-RP DUAL TX SFP (SDI) + HDBNC (TDM) rear plate - supports 2x any of the Next Gen Output cards
EQX-HBX-OCX-RP HDBNC (SDI / TDM) rear plate - supports 2x any of the Next Gen Output cards
Licensing Options
+12G Enable visually lossless UHD over a single path in the EQX-3G XPT core
+FSE18 Enable frame sync and delay up to 12G-SDI data rates
+25GE Enable 100GE single MAC interfaces for SMPTE ST 2110 on EQX-OP18AE

Next Generation EQX I/O Standard Modules

Our next generation I/O modules can physically share the dual slot rear fins, coax or SFP, for quick swapping and moving of modules. The EQX-SCX module are designed to support existing SDI workflows, where the base module is function and cost equivalent to a traditional green input module but it also allows for a software License ley to enabled AVIP functionality for all 18 video paths.

EQX-S-IP18 is an 18 video port input card with AVM and SNMP monitoring capabilities as the base card, a license feature key can be applied to enable TDM outputs. A Coax HDBNC rear fin is includes with this module for SDI and TDM needs.

EQX-S-IP18-F is an 18 video port input card with AVM and SNMP monitoring capabilities as the base card, a license feature key can be applied to enable TDM outputs. A SFP and TDM coax rear fin for fiber SDI, TDM needs.

Ordering Information

Rear Panel options Appropriate one is included with module
EQX-HBX-ICX-RP HDBNC (SDI / TDM) rear plate - supports 2x any of the Next Gen Input cards
EQX-HBX-ICS-RP DUAL RX SFP (SDI) + HDBNC (TDM) rear plate - supports 2x any of the Next Gen Input cards
EQX-HBX-ICXQ-RP HDBNC (SDI / TDM) + QSFP (100G) rear plate - supports 2x any of the Next Gen Input cards
Licensing Options
+TDM Enabling Main and backup TDM outputs for audio de-embedding

EQX-S-OP18 is an 18 video port input card with AVM and SNMP monitoring capabilities as the base card, a license feature key can be applied to enable TDM outputs. A Coax HDBNC rear fin is includes with

this module for SDI and TDM needs.

EQX-S-OP18-F is an 18 video port input card with AVM and SNMP monitoring capabilities as the base card, a license feature key can be applied to enable TDM outputs. A SFP and TDM coax rear fin for fiber SDI, TDM needs

Ordering Information

Rear Panel options Appropriate one is included with module
EQX-HBX-OCX-RP HDBNC (SDI / TDM) rear plate - supports 2x any of the Next Gen Output cards
EQX-HBX-OCS-RP DUAL TX SFP (SDI) + HDBNC (TDM) rear plate - supports 2x any of the Next Gen Output cards
EQX-HBX-OCXQ-RP HDBNC (SDI / TDM) + QSFP (100G) rear plate - supports 2x any of the Next Gen Output cards
Licensing Options
+TDM Enabling Main and backup TDM outputs for audio de-embedding

Traditional I/O Modules - Green

EQX-G-IP18(H)-(3G) is an 18-channel EQX input module with adaptive cable equalization which feeds incoming signals directly through to the crosspoint modules.

Ordering Information

EQX-G-IP18-3G Green technology with support for up to 3G-SDI
EQX-G-IP18H Green technology with support for up to HD-SDI
EQX-IP18-3G-F1 Fiber card with support for up to 3G-SDI
Rear Panels Included with module
EQX-IO18-RP BNC rear plate - supports 2x EQX-(G)-IP18(H)-(3G) cards
EQX-IP18-3G-F1-RP Fiber rear plate - supports 2x EQX-IP18-3G-F1 cards
Rear Panels Purchased separately
EQX-IO18-DIN-RP DIN rear plate - supports 2x EQX-(G)-IP18(H)-(3G) cards
EQX-IO18-HDBNC-RP HDBNC rear plate - supports 2x EQX-(G)-IP18(H)-(3G) cards
SFP Modules
SFP1R-2 Dual optical SFP receiver (≥ 3Gbps)
Licensing Options
+3G-SDI 3G support for EQX-G-IP18H

EQX-GX-OP18(H)-(3G) is an EQX output module comprised of 18x reclocked outputs fed from the crosspoint modules.

Ordering Information

EQX-GX-OP18-3G Green technology with support for up to 3G-SDI
EQX-GX-OP18H Green technology with support for up to HD-SDI
EQX-OP18-3G-F1 Fiber card with support for up to 3G-SDI
Rear Panels Included with module
EQX-IO18-RP BNC rear plate - supports up to 2x EQX-(GX)-OP18(H)-(3G) cards
EQX-OP18-3G-F1-RP Fiber rear plate - supports up to 2x EQX-OP18-3G-F1 cards
Rear Panels Purchased separately
+XLINK X-LINK rear plate - supports 2x EQX-GX-OP18-3G cards
EQX-IO18-DIN-RP DIN rear plate - supports up to 2x EQX-(GX)-OP18(H)-(3G) cards
EQX-IO18-HDBNC-RP HDBNC rear plate - supports 2x EQX-(G)-IP18(H)-(3G) cards
SFP Modules
SFPIT13-2 Dual Optical SFP transmitter (≥ 3Gbps, 1310nm)
Licensing Options
+3G-SDI 3G support for EQX-G/GX-OP18H

Traditional Output Module - Double Density

EQX-OP36-3G1 is an EQX output module comprised of 36x reclocked output channels where 18x are fed from the main crosspoint module, additional 18x are fed from the redundant crosspoint module.

Ordering Information

Rear Panels Included with module
EQX-OP36-3G1-RP DIN rear plate - supports 2x EQX-OP36-3G1 cards

Traditional Input Modules - AVIP / AVOP

EQX-IP16AD-3G-2TDM is an EQX input module that consists of 16x channels of adaptive cable equalization which feed incoming signals directly through to the crosspoint modules. This module also de-embeds the audio from all 16x inputs and multiplexes them onto 2 redundant TDM streams.

Ordering Information

EQX-IP16AD-3G-2TDM Regular AVIP with support for up to 3G-SDI
EQX-IP16AD-3G-2TDM-F1 Fiber AVIP with support for up to 3G-SDI
EQX-IP16AD-H-2TDM-A Regular AVIP with support for up to HD-SDI
Rear Panels Included with module
EQX-IO18-RP BNC rear plate - supports 2x EQX-IP16AD-3G-2TDM cards
EQX-IP16AD-3G-2TDM-F1-RP Fiber rear plate - supports 2x EQX-IP16AD-3G-2TDM-F1 cards
Rear Panels Purchased separately
EQX-IO18-DIN-RP DIN rear plate - supports 2x EQX-IP16AD-3G-2TDM cards
EQX-IO18-HDBNC-RP HDBNC rear plate - supports 2x EQX-(G)-IP18(H)-(3G) cards
SFP Modules
SFP1R-2 Dual optical SFP receiver (≥ 3Gbps)

EQX-OP16AE-3G-2TDM is an EQX output module that consists of 16x reclocked output channels fed from the crosspoint modules. This module also de-multiplexes audio from 2 redundant TDM input streams and re-embeds them onto video.

Ordering Information

EQX-OP16AE-3G-2TDM Regular AVOP with support for up to 3G-SDI
EQX-OP16AE-3G-2TDM-F1 Fiber AVOP with support for up to 3G-SDI
EQX-OP16AE-H-2TDM-A Regular AVIP with support for up to HD-SDI
Rear Panels Included with module
EQX-IO18-RP BNC rear plate - supports 2x EQX-OP16AE-3G-2TDM cards
EQX-OP16AE-3G-2TDM-F1-RP Fiber rear plate - supports 2x EQX-OP16AE-3G-2TDM-F1 cards
Rear Panels Purchased separately
EQX-IO18-DIN-RP DIN rear plate - supports 2x EQX-OP16AE-3G-2TDM cards
EQX-IO18-HDBNC-RP HDBNC rear plate - supports 2x EQX-(G)-IP18(H)-(3G) cards
SFP Modules
SFP1T13-2 Dual optical SFP transmitter (≥ 3Gbps, 1310nm)
Licensing Options
EQX-OP16AE-FK-HSS CleanSwitch on video output

Traditional Input Module - FSAD

EQX-IP18FSAD-3G is an 18-channel EQX input module with built-in standard video frame sync and audio de-embedding capabilities, with license options for audio re-embedding and DSP capabilities. This module is designed to re-time input signals to the local reference signal applied to the EQX frame, when necessary, frames are repeated or dropped to maintain synchronization. If configured for NTSC it can auto bypass PAL input signals. This module has the ability to loop back the 18x synced inputs to 18x outputs with the coax version.

Ordering Information

Rear Panels Included with module
EQX-IP18FSAD-3G Regular FSAD with support up to 3G-SDI
EQX-IP18FSAD-3G-F SFP-based FSAD with support up to 3G-SDI
SFP Modules
SFP1R-2 Dual optical SFP receiver (≥ 3Gbps)
Licensing and Options
EQX-FK-DSP Audio signal processing
EQX-FK-AE Audio re-embedding

Traditional I/O - 10G Gateway

10G capable EQX Gateway module, this mature product will support your existing 3G AVIP / AVOP processing workflows as the base card, with a single frame rate per module. It features a web easy interface for configuration and license enabled features for video over IP connection and Frame Sync.

EQX-IP18-IPG is an 18-channel AVIP input module that can be licensed as a IP gateway module it supports a number of applications for encapsulation and/or de-encapsulation (18x18 2022-6 +TDM, 18x18 RDD-37 +TDM, 0x18//18x0//9x9 2110). The 18 inputs the feed into the crosspoint module can be selected from either baseband inputs or 10GE IP sources.

Ordering Information

Rear Panels Purchased separately
EQX-IPG-DIN-RP DIN rear plate - supports 2x EQX-IP18-IPG cards
SFP+ Modules
+SFPTR13-10G 10GbE optical 1310nm network transceiver
Licensing Options
+10GE IP encapsulation, IP de-encapsulation
+FSE18 Frame sync and delay

EQX-OP18-IPG is an 18-channel AVOP output module that be licenses to enable IP encapsulation (18x 2022-6 +TDM, 18x RDD-37 +TDM, 18x 2110) and SDI output, each of the 18 outputs can have a frame sync designed to provide clean and quiet switching that is timed and phased aligned to the EQX frame reference.

Ordering Information

Rear Panels Purchased separately
EQX-IPG-DIN-RP DIN rear plate - supports 2x EQX-OP18-IPG cards
SFP+ Modules
+SFPTR13-10G 10GbE optical 1310nm network transceiver
Licensing Options
+10GE IP encapsulation
+OPFS Line and frame sync modes allowing for clean and quiet switching