TS-VID-MP4 Dual input RS-170 video compression module with support for up to D1 resolution video sources using ITU-T H.263 compression algorithm with full quality/bandwidth controls and multi-cast IP video distribution.


This product reached the end of its lifecycle (end-of-life) on July 8, 2011

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The TS-VID-MP4 delivers a dual input RS-170 NTSC/PAL video capture and compression solution for military and high performance commercial applications in an integrated PMC solution. Using a powerful FPGA processor, with integrated MPEG-4 encoder, this integrated solution is ideal for video data recording, surveillance, UAV operations, reconnassiance and other camera-based applications where video data needs to be transferred on a network.

  • FPGA-based processor delivers flexibilty and extended life cycle
  • Air or conduction cooled solutions
  • Dual input and single output RS-170 video
  • Integrated and tested RS-170 NTSC/PAL video capture and MPEG-4 compression
  • Sensor Processing Resource Center

Article - The UAV Video Problem: Using Streaming Video with Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (Military & Aerospace Electronics July 2009)

Article - Fabric-Based Strategy Doubles Up on UAV Payload Functions (COTS Journal October 2008)

Article - Joint FPGA-DSP Grab, Squeeze, and Send Efforts Sees Video Compression Success (DSP-FPGA.com December 2009)


Form Factor
Air, Conduction
Chip Set
Altera Stratix FPGA
Conformal Coating
Extended Temperature Range


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