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Alcorn McBride Unveils Digital Binloop HD

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New multi-track video player offers up to 8 channels of HD video in 3 RU enclosure.

Alcorn McBride has introduced the Digital Binloop HD, a product that provides playback of up to eight HD video channels in only three rack units.  Ideal for themed entertainment, museums, and other applications requiring high-resolution video playback, the Digital Binloop HD stores video on CompactFlash so it has no moving parts to wear out and handles video resolutions of 1080i, 720p, 480P/576P, or 480I/576I. The Digital Binloop HD outputs video via HDMI or HD-SDI (SMPTE-292M) with embedded audio.  Analog video formats include component (YPbPr) or RGB, with composite Standard Definition monitor output; the unit can offer simultaneous SD and HD monitor outputs.

In addition to the unit’s HD video capabilities, the Digital Binloop HD also supports stereo audio along with Dolby® or DTS® bitstreams.  It can also output networked audio via a CobraNetTM option. Any or all tracks can be synchronized with each other or with an external source.  The unit can be controlled via SMPTE, RS-232, MIDI or Ethernet.

“The stunning video quality of HD will encourage rapid and widespread adoption of this format throughout the industry, ” said Alcorn McBride’s COO Jeremy Scheinberg.  “The Digital Binloop HD, with its compact form factor and zero maintenance design, makes it easy for users to set up multiple channels of HD playback.  This product will provide years of superb performance for a wide variety of HD applications.”

About Alcorn McBride:

Founded in 1986, Alcorn McBride is the leading manufacturer of show control, audio and video equipment for the themed entertainment industry, and a rapidly growing provider of audio and video systems for retail environments and transportation applications.  Staffed by some of the industry’s best engineers and backed by outstanding customer support, the company has demonstrated great agility in bringing new designs to market.  A hallmark of Alcorn McBride products is their durable, zero maintenance design.  The company’s products provide consistent, reliable operation for audio and video playback applications worldwide.  For more information, visit alcorn.com. 

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Company contact:                                                    PR Contact:
David Geoghegan,  Director of Sales                   Elaine Jones
Alcorn McBride, Inc.                                                 Elaine Jones Associates
(407) 296-5800                                                        (801) 883-0388
sales@alcorn.com                                                  elaine@ejonespr.com

See also:
Jeremy Scheinberg Returns to Alcorn McBride as Chief Operating Officer

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