Seamless Switcher/Video Scaler with Universal Video Input/Output, plus Integral Stereo Audio Switching and Processing (Model: C2-3310)

Seamless Switcher/Video Scaler with Universal Video Input/Output, plus Integral Stereo Audio Switching and Processing (Model: C2-3310)

Seamless Switcher/Video Scaler with Universal Video Input/Output, plus Integral Stereo Audio Switching and Processing (Model: C2-3310)

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Key Features of the C2-3300 Series

  • Automatic incoming resolution and format detection
  • 8x Universal Video Input Seamless Switching
  • 1x Program Output (Analog, any format)
  • 1x Program Output (DVI-D)
  • 1x Preview Output (RGBHV forma, all Sources)
  • Universal Scaler (Up, Down & Cross Conversion)
  • Video Frame Rate Conversion
  • Worldwide TV Standards Conversion
  • Aspect Ratio Conversion
  • 4:4:4 Full bandwidth Chroma Sampling
  • Menu Driven Control via Joystick and LCD
  • Remote Controllable via IR, RS-232 or IP
  • Rack-mounting ear kit (to fit to 19” rack width)

Additional Features of the C2-3310 and C2-3360

  • 8x Stereo Differential Stereo Audio Inputs
  • Program and Preview Stereo Audio Outputs
  • Adjustable Audio Level and Balance
  • Audio assignable to any video input

Additional Features of the C2-3350 and C2-3360

  • Unrestricted Single Window PIP
  • Genlock, Mix, Chroma/Lumakey, Edge Blending

Flexible Upgrade Path

  • Audio - Upgradable at TV One Service Centers
  • Mix/Key/PIP/Edge Blend - Upgradable at User’s site

C2-3000 Series Model Overview

  • C2-3300 - Basic Unit, No Audio or Key/Mix/PIP
  • C2-3310 – Basic Features plus Audio
  • C2-3350 – Basic Features plus Key/Mix/PIP
  • C2-3360 – Basic Features plus Audio and Key/Mix/PIP

C2-3300 Universal Input Seamless Switcher Series is based on TV One's exclusive CORIO®2 technology and provides high quality up, down and cross conversion between standard video formats and Computer or HDTV signals. NTSC, PAL and SECM video standards are supported. Each of the 8x Universal Video inputs on HD15 connectors can accommodate Composite Video, YC (S-Video), YUV, YPbPr, RGBHV, RGBS or RGsB formats. Compact adapters are available that convert from BNC to HD15 or 4-Pin YC to HD15. Incoming video parameters may be adjusted. The output is selectable as any computer resolution up to 2048x2048 at any vertical refresh rate and all HDTV resolutions up to 1080p as well as Composite and YC.

Two Program outputs are provided. One is Universal Analog via an HD15 that can be set to any analog format and resolution form Composite Video through 1080p HD. The second Program out is provided as DVI-D. The Preview output is an analog RGBHV signal that shows the selected input as a full screen image preview; CV and YC inputs are up-converted to RGBHV for viewing.

All the functions can be controlled via the front panel Push Buttons, Infrared, RS-232 or IP. A Windows Control Panel is provided and most third party control systems interface directly with C2-3000 units. Variable Zoom to 10X allows you to enlarge any part of the video image to fill the entire computer screen and position controls allow you to move around to any area desired. Variable Shrink to as little as 10% allows fitting the image to any display. High bandwidth chroma sampling insures faithfully reproduced, high resolution colors.

Our exclusive AutoSet feature takes the hassle out of setup by automatically sizing and positioning the computer image to fit exactly on the video screen. All settings are stored in non-volatile memory and are retained even when power is switched off. Ten user defined presets are also available to customize settings for various applications.

C2-3310 and C2-3360 models offer Differential Stereo Audio switching provided by an integral 8x1 stereo audio routing switcher. The eight balanced/unbalanced inputs may be set to follow any of the video inputs. The connections are made via terminal blocks on the rear panel. Adjustment of audio volume and balance is possible (MUTE, -15dB to +15dB), plus separate routed outputs for program and preview.

C2-3350 and C2-3360 models offer a wide variety of additional capabilities, including scaling of the RGB or YPbPr inputs, Genlock, Unrestricted Picture-In-Picture (any input over any other), Chromakey, Lumakey and Mixing. The Key Mode allows computer graphics to be keyed over an external Composite or YC signal or visa versa. The keyed image may be faded in and out. Due to the 4:4:4 sampling format, precise keying at the pixel level can be achieved. The Mix Mode permits glitch-free mixing between the computer image and external video. The PIP Mode is unrestricted and allows any input to be inset in a window over any other input.

Edge Blending allows feathering any or all of the edges; multiple images can be aligned vertically, horizontally, or both to create unusual displays. Using multiple units, any number of images can be blended. Gamma correction is employed to compensate for many of the problems faced when blending projectors.

Upgradability is taken to a new level in the C2-3000 Series. A basic C2-3300 or C2-3350 may have audio added at any TV One Technical Support Center by adding the Stereo Audio switching board. Adding the Mix/Key/PIP features can be done by firmware upgrade at the user’s location in the field. So, the upgrade path is easy from the basic to the most advanced model.

Video Inputs (All Models)
Universal Analog 8x via HD15 Female
Video Outputs (All Models)
Program Channel (2x) 1x Universal Analog via HD15F
1x DVI-D via DVI-I Connector
Preview Channel 1x RGBHV via HD15F
Stereo Audio Inputs
C2-3310, C2-3360 8x Balanced/Unbal via Terminals
Stereo Audio Outputs
C2-3310, C2-3360 2x Balanced/Unbal via Terminals
Audio Characteristics (C2-3310, C2-3360)
Type Analog – Balanced or Unbalanced
Frequency Response 180KHz - 3dB
Level and Balance MUTE, -15dB to +15dB
Input/Output Levels Line Level – all Inputs & Outputs
Video Characteristics
Video Standards NTSC, PAL-B, M, N, SECAM
Composite & YC NTSC, PAL (Note 1)
YUV NTSC, PAL (Note 1)
YPbPr Up to 1080p @ 60Hz
RGBHV, RGBS, RGsB Up to 2048x2048 60Hz
Sync TTL Level, 10KΩ, Pos or Neg
Impedance 75Ω
R-G-B Level Range 0.5-2.0V p-p
Scan Rate Detection Automatic
PC Resolutions Any up to 2048x2048
HDTV Resolutions Any up to 1080p
Size and Position Automatic via AutoSet or Manual
Image Size User-Definable Presets
Image Freeze One Video Frame
Settings Memory Non-Volatile
Zoom Range Variable to 10X Zoom
Shrink Range Variable to 10%
Image Mirroring Horizontal and/or Vertical
Horizontal Filtering Full Digital
Conversion Technology Proprietary – CORIO®2
Color Resolution 24-bit (16.8 Million Colors)
Digital Sampling 24-bit, 4:4:4 format
Sampling Rate 162MHz
Firmware Memory Flash, Upgradeable via RS-232
Video Decoder 9-bit Digital
De-Interlacing (NTSC-PAL) Pixel-level Motion Adaptive
Comb Filter Decoding Adaptive
Film Mode (NTSC) 3:2 Pulldown
Video Adjustments Contrast, Brightness, Saturation, Hue (NTSC), R-G-B Levels
Local Push Buttons and LCD
Remote IR, RS-232, Ethernet IP
Operational Modes
Key Chromakey or Lumakey
Mix Fade, Cut or Effect Transitions
PIP (Unrestricted) Any source over any other source
Edge Blending Top, Bottom, Right or Left Side
Desktop Case (HWD) 44x420x200mm (1.75”x17”x7.9”)
With Rack Ears (HWD) 44x482x200mm (1.75”x19”x7.9”)
Weight (Net) 3.2kg (7.0 lbs)
Operating Temp. 0° to +45° C (+32° to +113° F)
Operating Humidity 10% to 85%, Non-condensing
Storage Temperature -10° to +70° C (+14° to +158° F)
Storage Humidity 10% to 85%, Non-condensing
Power Requirement
Mains 100-240V AC (47-63 Hz), 20W
Regulatory Approvals
Video Scaler Unit EN55103-1 & 2, EN60065, FCC, RoSH
Power Supplies UL, CUL, CE, PSE, GS, RoHS
Product Item Numbers
C2-3300 No Audio - No Mix/Key/PIP
C2-3310 With Audio - No Mix/Key/PIP
C2-3350 No Audio - With Mix/Key/PIP
C2-3360 With Audio - With Mix/Key/PIP
Accessories Included
1x Operations Manual C2-3300 Series
2x ZCH3000-1 HD15M to BNC Male CV Adapter
1x ZSH3000-1 HD15M to 4-Pin Mini-DIN YC
1x Rackmount Kit Set of attachable ears
Windows Control Panel Downloadable form website
Optional Accessories
ZCH3000-1 Additional HD15M to BNC Male CV Adapt
ZSH3000-1 Additional HD15M to 4-Pin Mini-DIN YC
CHB1609-2 0.7m (2’) HD15M to3 BNC Female Cable
ZHB1870-6 2m (6’) HD-5M to 3 BNC Male Cable
ZHR1720G-6 2m (6’) HD15M to 3 RCA Male Cable
ZHB1719G-6 2m (6’) HD15M to 5 BNC Male Cable
CC-300 Hardware Control Panel
RM-110 Rear Rack Rail Support System
(1) Composite, YC and YUV/YPbPr signal may be fed directly via an HD15 cable or via the breakout cable and adapters listed in the Optional Accessories.