Tektronix Sync and Timing Reference Generators provide facility reference signals and ensure a stable facility timing source.

Tektronix signal generators provide test signals for equipment verification and calibration applications, and support a wide variety of analog and digital formats to facilitate your technology transition.

For Sync and Timing Redundancy in a facility, the ECO8000 series provides a highly reliable automatic changeover unit.

  ECO8000 Series
SPG8000A
SPG700
TG8000 Platform
Applications Automatic Changeover for master sync and timing application Hybrid sync generator and PTP grandmaster clock for sync and timing application of SDI-based and / or IP-based media infrastructure Best value mid-range sync generator for traditional analog and / or SDI-based media infrastructure Modular platform to create configurations for broadcast and video equipment testing applications
Sync Formats All models:
Blackburst, HD Tri-Level Sync, SD, HD, 3G-SDI
Test Signal Formats Composite NTSC/PAL, SD, HD, 3G-SDI Composite NTSC/PAL, SD, HD, 3G-SDI (including 4K/UHD)
Embedded Dolby E
SD, HD, 3G-SDI Composite NTSC/PAL, Analog Component, SD, HD, 3G-SDI (including 4K/UHD)
Features Electronic Fast Switch for Analog Sync / AES Switching (Opt. REF)
High bandwidth (up to 3Gbps) SDI relay switching (Opt. HREF)
Linear Timecode switching (Opt. LTC)
GPS/GLONASS master clock synchronization (Opt GPS)
Precision Time Protocol IEEE 1588 support (Opt PTP)
3G/HD/SD-SDI signal outputs including 4K/UHD (Opt SDI)
3G/HD/SD-SDI signal outputs (Opt SDI) GPS/GLONASS synchronization(GPS7)
3G/HD/SD-SDI test signal module including 4K/UHD support (SDI7) *
Analog video test generator module (AVG7)
* 4K/UHD support requires 2 x SDI7 modules
Dual Power Supply System Option DPW Option DPW Option DPW Not Available