NVP 903 - Network Video Processor

All you need for internet streaming

Overview

The NVP-903 is the 3rd generation of Caton's Network Video Processor solution. Built on the industry leading Caton Engine, the NVP-903 offers powerful features and flexible deployment to meet the needs of today's streaming professionals.

 

Designed for delivery to multiple PC/Mac, mobile and TV platforms, the NVP-903 supports high quality H.264 encoding and up to 3 simultaneous outputs with independent bitrates and resolutions. NVP-903's native network streaming allows easily deployment for live broadcast, distance learning, video conferencing, and other challenging workflows.

Features

Flexible Input and Output Options

 

NVP-903 is a compact device but with professional connectivity.  SDI, HDMI and CVBS for video input and FLV and TS for network output, combined with the Caton Engine for video transmission.

 

The Caton Engine

 

The NVP-903 utilizes the Caton Engine, an industry leading set of adaptive protocols designed for real-time and file-based workflows over the Open Internet, for highly reliable real-time video transmissions and file-based transfers.

Multi Bitrate encoding


NVP-903 can simultaneously output 3 independent TS streams with custom settings for different streaming destinations.  Assign different bitrates and streams for different purposes, such as lower bitrate for mobile device but higher bitrate for more powerful HD CDN platforms.


Direct to Social Media Publishing


NVP has a built-in interface to connect to social media like Facebook, Youtube, etc.  Using the built-in wireless access point, users can easily connect the NVP-903 to social media channels, with complete control right at your finger tips.


Built-in Recording


NVP-903 has an SD card slot for recording during streaming.  Record in standard H.264 video format for off-line editing and insertion into various post production workflows.  

Portable


Light weight and compact, the NVP-903 is easily deployed to a wide variety of locations, such as classroom, conference room, event and project staging, etc.

Workflow

Technical Specifications

Encoding format

 

Encoding type

 

Encoding class

 

Bit Depth

 

Color Space

 

Resolution

 

 

 

 

Encode Resolution

 

OSD

 

Video Input

 

 

 

Audio Input

 

 

 

Video loop out

 

Video output

 

Audio output

 

Management

 

Front panel display

 

Size

 

H.264

 

BaseLine / Main / High

 

1.1 / 1.3 / 2.0 / 2.1 / 3.0 / 3.1 / 3.2 / 4.0 / 4.1 / 4.2

 

8-bit

 

4 : 2 : 0

 

1920x1080p59.94 / 50 / 29.97 / 25

1920x1080i59.94 / 50

1280x720p59.94 / 50

720x576i50, 720x480i59.94

 

Up / Down / Cross conversion

 

Adobe RGB Profile PNG file

 

HD-SDI BNC, 75Ω 

HDMI V1.4a

Analog, RCA

 

HD-SDI BNC, 75Ω (embedded)

HDMI V1.4a (embedded)

Analog, RCA

 

HDMI loop out

 

HDMI V1.4a

 

HDMI V1.4a (embedded)

 

Based on Web-UI via web Browser

 

E-Ink Display

 

200.0 x 44.5 x 153.0mm (W x H x D)

 

GOP format


Bitrate control


Encode bitrate​​​​​​​


Multi streams


Total output


Audio Encoding



Audio mode


Output Protocol





Network port


SD slot


USB


Decode format





Network input




Input power


Weight

IP/IBBP

 

CBR / VBR

 

SD/HD : 650Kbps - 8Mbps

 

Support 3 Independent output

 

≤20Mbps

 

MPEG-1 Layer 2

AAC-LC

 

Stereo / Dual Mono / Mono

 

FLV over RTMP Push

TS over UDP

TS over HTTP

Caton Engine - R2TP (Optional)

 

RJ-45 (10 / 100 / 1000 Base-T)

 

Standard SD Card slot

 

USB 2.0

 

1920x1080p59.94 / 50 / 29.97 / 25

1920x1080i59.94 / 29.97 / 25

1280x720p59.94 / 29.97 / 25

720x576i50, 720x480i59.94

 

TS over UDP

TS over HTTP

Caton Engine - R2TP (Optional)

 

DC 12V

 

900g