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RF Layer Monitoring for ATSC

Real Time RF And Transport Stream Layer Monitoring For Multi Location Operators With ATSC 8VSB Or ASI MPTS Inputs The Most Comprehensive ATSC Analysis Tool On The Market

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LynnBox 8VSB/IP™

Inexpensive Remote 8VSB monitor

RF Catcher

Affordable pure RF capture - 70 MHz to 6 GHz RF Capture Appliance that connects to PC. Provides Spectrum Capture and Analysis.


LynnBox 8VSB/IP™

atsc LinuxDVBIntel Platinum Partner 
RF Catcher Tool

Real Time, 1 RU, Quick Starting, Standards Compliant, Embedded Linux® Based, Remotely Manageable, 8VSB or Clear QAM to IP Gateway and Live Multi-Streamer with Concurrent Multi Stream, Multi Resolution, Multiprotocol IP Output. Transcodes Incoming MPEG-2 Digital Video and Audio into H.264 or Optional H.265 Compressed IP Transport Streams with Various "Wrappers". Audio Support for AAC, MPEG-1 Layer II, Optional MP3, and/or Optional "SurCode for Dolby Digital" AC-3. Encodes at .1 to 15 Mbps. Ideal RF Gateway for Streaming Video to Remote Sites, Content Delivery Networks (CDNs), or IPTV Compatible Appliances or Players. Optionally Stores Outgoing Content on Local 1 TB Hard Drive.

Comprehensive raw RF capture tool with 512 MB memory for off site analysis of RF parameters. Captures Cable, TV broadcast, FM, Satellite, Wi-Fi, and 8VSB. Ideal Cable System QAM Analysis tool for Field or Head End RF Analysis. Suitable for Digital and Analog Networks.

Real time multichannel ATSC 3.0 Monitoring System that performs multi-channel HEVC decoding and multi-point monitoring and analysis of ATSC 3.0 broadcasting streams in real time from MMT/ROUTE inputs. Outputs HDMI 2.0 and HD SDI Supports AC-4; MPEG-H 3D Audio.

Standard Features:

  • Supports both HD and SD H.264/MPEG-4 AVC encoding with “virtual” stream replication
  • Inputs: Up to two 8VSB (terrestrial digital) or clear QAM inputs, one GigE IP input
  • Supports NewTek™ NDI® input
  • Outputs: Multiple simultaneous IP streams through GigE port (RJ45)
  • IP output protocols:  UDP, RTP, HTTP, HTTP Live (HLS), RTMP (Open Flash)
  • Certified by Akamai®
  • Supports HLS (adaptive) for output to mobile devices and MPEG-DASH
  • Supports logo insertion, text overlay, and SCTE 35 compliant cue tone insertion ("ad markers") on outputs
  • Able to upconvert incoming SD streams to HD, and scale down
  • Tested with leading CDNs (Verizon®, Akamai®, Tulix™, Ustream®, etc.)
  • Supports Octoshape™ and Verizon® upLynk natively
  • Supports H.264 High Profile @ Level 4.0 (HP@L4)
  • Supports 1080i, 1080p, 720p, 480i, 480p, CIF, QCIF, qHD, H.264up and many others, and custom resolutions
  • Supports 50 HLS users natively.  Optional built-in server supports 1,000+ simultaneous HLS, DASH, and/or RTMP users.
  • Audio Output: AAC, MPEG-1 Layer II, optional MP3, MPEG-1 Layer II, and/or optional “SurCode for Dolby Digital” AC-3
  • Support for Variable Bit Rate (VBR) encoding maximizes adaptive streaming video quality and bandwidth efficiency
  • Tested to work with Atlas™, Wowza®, and Adobe® Flash® media servers
  • Tested compatible with major brands of IP devices including Amino™, Roku®, Android™, and Apple iPad® and iPhone®
  • Tested compatible with major brands of professional H.265, H.264 and MPEG-2 decoders and video servers
  • Remote GUI includes some scheduling
  • SNMP, REST, SOAP support for remote management and monitoring
  • Low power consumption


  • Backhaul/Monitoring for Broadcasters


  • Status indicators: USB connection / IQ sample loss / In band saturation (ADC) / Out of band saturation (LNA)
  • FFT display: Spectrum measurements: FFT resolution, FFT markers insertion / Averaging functions: RMS, min/max hold / FFT window functions: rectangular, Hamming, Blackman, Hann…
  • FFT Resolution bandwidth (RBW): 30 Hz (for 2 MHz) to 210 kHz (for 56 MHz)
  • Signal waterfall plot (three-dimensional spectra)
  • RF capture: variable gain, automatic gain setting (AGC)
  • RF playback: variable attenuation
  • Lightweight and compact 163 x 115 x 27 mm, 600 g, 2 W power consumption
  • Connected to PC via USB3.0 connectivity (SuperSpeed) (USB2 backward compatible, but offers lower performances due to limited USB2 bitrate)
  • IQ files stored on the PC: 12 Msps sample rate, 170 min of record = 512 GB


  • Multi-channel decoding and multi-point monitoring up to 4K@4CH or 2K@16CH
  • Designed for live or buffered TV applications with custom content persistence requirements
  • Input signal error monitoring
  • SLT, SLS signaling information analysis/display
  • MMT/ROUTE packet analysis/display
    • Service bit rate, media bit rate, signaling information bit rate, etc.
    • Arrival time difference of audio and video
    • Display of log information such as packet error occurrence
  • Real time HEVC video decoding and monitoring
    • Bit rate, resolution, frame rate, MPU/Segment duration, etc.
  • Real time AC-4/MPEG-H 3D audio decoding and monitoring
    • Bit rate, number of channels, channel configuration, MPU/Segment duration, etc.
  • HDR-10, HLG support (HDMI to SDI converter option)
  • Web UI support
  • Inputs: MMT/ROUTE, ALP, STL
  • Outputs: DVI, HDMI 1.4a/2.0, HD-SDI, 3G-SDI (optional)
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