Broadcast Tools Selection Guide

FeatureDB9000-STCDB8000DB8008
Intelligent Silence Detector and Backup Audio SwitcherYESYESYES
Lots of Storage for over 24 hours of non-repeating audio playbackYESYESYES
Always Fresh Backup Audio Tracks with Embedded FTP serverYESYESYES
Professional Balanced Stereo analog inputs on XLR connectorsYESYESYES
Headphones Jack on the front panel for local monitoring of the Audio SignalYESYESYES
TCP/IP Remote monitoring and control via SNMP and WEB InterfaceYESYESYES
Built-in MP3 PlayerYESYESYES
Digital Volume Control of all Audio SourcesYESYESYES
Professional 19 inches, 1U aluminum rack mount chassisYESYESYES
Easy installation and operationYESYESYES
Protected access to the device settingsYESYESYES
2 Years WarrantyYESYESYES
Excellent Audio PerformancesYESYESYES
Wide Range Internal Power Supply 100-240VAC 50-60Hz, internal switchYESYESYES
Fully DSP based coreYESNOYES
Professional AES/EBU Digital audio inputs on XLR connectorsYESNOYES
Configuration and Monitoring via SNMP and WEBYESNOYES
Remote Firmware Upgrade for future-proof operationYESNOYES
UPnP for easy discovery in Local NetworksYESNOYES
Alert Notifications via SNMPYESYESYES
Alert Notifications via E-mailNOYESYES
Alert Notifications via Opto-coupled OutputsNONOYES
Professional Balanced Stereo analog outputs on XLR connectorsNOYESYES
User selectable backup audio sources priorityNOYESYES
Easy to use Front Panel LCD and KeyboardNOYESYES
Passive through audio switchingNOYESYES
Professional AES/EBU Digital audio output on XLR connectorsNONOYES
Consumer S/PDIF Digital audio inputs and output on Optical and Coaxial connectorsNONOYES
Variety of Audio SourcesNONOYES
Multiformat IP Audio Stream (three separate sources)NONOYES
External or internal Digital clock syncNONOYES
Built-in Stereo Generator & RDS EncoderYESNONO
Selectable pre-emphasis 0, 50µs, 75µsYESNONO
Digitally adjustable Pilot & RDS injection levelsYESNONO
Fully Digital Synthesis of the RDS SignalYESNONO