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Chimera-RM Professional Video Encoder / Satellite Modulator


  • Cost-Effective
  • Compact & Lightweight
  • MPEG2 and H.264 Encoding
  • ATSC & DVB Compliant
  • Integrated EAS Support
  • HD-SDI, HDMI & ASI Inputs
  • ASI, IP & Satellite Outputs
  • Static PSIP, w/Optional Dynamic PSIP
  • RTMP/DASH/HTML5 Streaming
  • Built-in Stream Recorder/Player
  • SMPTE-2022 FEC on TSoIP Output
  • Optional DVBs/S2/S2X & CID Satellite Modulator W/BISS Encryption

Chimera-RM is a new, powerful, and flexible MPEG-2/H.264 encoder in a compact/portable form factor that allows two encoders to be mounted side by side in just 1RU with optional rack mount kit. Chimera-RM features Static and Dynamic PSIP support & AAC Audio, Stream Recording, Decoding, and Transcoding, plus an optional satellite modulator with BISS encryption.

ATSC Disaster Recovery

Chimera-RM makes an excellent, low-cost emergency ATSC-compliant encoder for use at the transmitter site, complete with support for static PSIP as standard, or with dynamic PSIP optionally.

DSNG Outside Broadcast

Chimera-RM when equipped with its internal satellite modulator, is perfectly suited for use in fly-away, mobile, or fixed-station satellite broadcast installations. Only ½ rack wide, its compact, space-saving form factor is ideal when rack space is limited.

Live IP Streaming

In addition to high-resolution, broadcast streaming, Chimera-RM can simultaneously stream your content directly to popular social media platforms – YouTube, Facebook, or Twitter – with no additional equipment required.

Versatile and Flexible

Chimera-RM is the only product available today that is powerful enough to encode, decode, transcode, record and stream via IP and satellite simultaneously.


Terrestrial ATSC emergency/backup, Outside Broadcast distribution, Live IP/Web streaming, and satellite/DSNG broadcast systems requiring MPEG2 or H.264 encoding.

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