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#NABShow 2017: Announcement Recap: For UHD Video Processing LYNX Picks Semtech!


LYNX Technik AG, a major developer of equipment for broadcast and pro AV signal applications, will be integrating Semtech Corporation‘s high performing UHD-SDI solutions into the vast array of LYNX’s UHDTV capable video processing platforms, namely the greenMachine titan!b9bad8d7e1

“By integrating Semtech’s solution, we are able to support both multi-link and single-link SDI interfaces for emerging UHDTV video applications,” said Winfried Deckelmann, CEO of LYNX Technik. “With Semtech’s UHD-SDI technology, we are able to provide our customers with added flexibility and maxresdefaultinnovative products.”

This collaborative effort will provide for flexible inputs and outputs and will truly scale the power of the internal processing speeds. The award winning Semtech’s UHD-SDI GS12070 Gearbox is tailored to provide processing for a wide arrangement of end-user requirements that are needed. The Gearbox will integrate seamlessly to 12Gbps UHD-SDI for 4K UHDTV applications onto the pre-installed 3G-SDI broadcast platform. The single link 12Gbps UHD-SDI to Quad-link 3G-SDI conversion is bi-directional.  This powerful device support all emerging 12Gbps and 6Gbps UHD-SDI and 3G-SDI and HD-SDI!

“LYNX Technik’s adoption of 12Gbps UHD-SDI into equipment enables innovative UHDTV video production,” said Don Shaver, Director of Video Product Marketing for Semtech’s Signal Integrity Products Group. “Semtech’s UHD-SDI Gearbox and comprehensive portfolio of broadcast semiconductor solutions provide industry-leading performance, features and flexibility.”

About Semtech

Semtech Corporation is a leading supplier of analog and mixed-signal semiconductors for high-end consumer, semtech_orderingicon2enterprise computing, communications, and industrial equipment. Products are designed to benefit the engineering community as well as the global community. The Company is dedicated to reducing the impact it, and its products, have on the environment. Internal green programs seek to reduce waste through material and manufacturing control, use of green technology and designing for resource reduction. Publicly traded since 1967, Semtech is listed on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol SMTC. For more information, visit www.semtech.com.

About LYNX Technik AG

LYNXindexLYNX Technik AG is a German company specializing in the development of high quality products for the professional and broadcast market sectors. Our multi-talented Engineering team has decades of accumulated experience in the broadcast and post production fields and have been honored with individual engineering Emmy awards for outstanding engineering achievements in this field. For more information, visit www.lynx-technik.com.

About NAB
The National Association of Broadcasters is the premier advocacy association for America’s broadcasters. NAB advances radio and television interests in legislative, regulatory and public affairs. Through advocacy, education and innovation, NAB enables broadcasters to best serve their communities, strengthen their businesses and seize new opportunities in the digital age. Learn more at www.nab.org.


Broadcast Beat is the Official Broadcaster of the 2017 NAB Show in Las Vegas and the Producer of NAB Show LIVE. In 2016, NAB Show LIVE received over 1.3 million online viewers and during the 2017 NAB Show, we are expected to exceed 1.5 million viewers.

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Matthew has worked in both the private sector and in higher education for over twenty years. He specializes in the areas of digital media project management, broadcast engineering and media production. Matthew has extensive knowledge in digital post production, digital asset management, digital cinema production, and broadcast facility integration. Mr. Harchick actively researches state of the art broadcast, cutting edge digital cinema and smart audio visual technologies for client implementation and is available for your consultation needs.

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