The SOFIA 568 provides analog, AES3-digital and AoIP-streaming audio outputs. It collects histograms of signal parameters and displays HD Radio™ album artwork, station logos and similar visuals via the Web interface.
Multiple stations can be sequentially monitored using the programmable StationRotation™ feature. The SOFIA 568 includes a built-in BandScanner™, a real-time clock and full SNMP functionality.
The elite SiteStreamer+™ (‘Plus’) series offers advanced features for the most critical monitoring situations.
SiteStreamers™ also deliver important RF and audio signal measurements and dispatch email or text-message alarms for out-of-limits conditions and other reception errors.
- David Rusch - Audio Broadcast Canada Broadcast Dialogue - Inovonics Advances Professional Remote Monitoring
- Brian Gullickson, Chief Engineer - KTIS(AM/FM), KDNW(FM), KDNI(FM) and KRFG(FM). User Report: Inovonics Provides FM-HD Radio Toolbox
- Alexander Audritsh, WDNA - Miami, FL Serious Jazz - Miami
87.5MHz to 107.9MHz in 100kHz steps.
10dBµV required for 50dB mono-FM S/N.
PS, PI (and call), RT, RT+1, RT+2, PTY, PTYN, C/T, M/S, DI, TP, TA; RDS Block Error Rate, Groups Transmitted (with use statistics), AF, ODA.
L, R, L+R and L–R Program Audio; Audio Histogram; RSSI, RF SNR, HD Level and Cd/No levels and histograms.
MP3 or OGG (selectable) streams have bitrates from 32kbps to 256kbps and sampling rates from 16kHz to 48kHz.
Auto-sets to Internet time; auto/manual DST setting, battery backup.
An optional rack adapter mounts one or two half-rack modules in a 1U, 19-inch rack space.
1.6”H x 8”W x 6”D; 5 lbs. shipping weight.
Continuous operation at ambient temperatures between 32ºF/0ºC and 122ºF/50ºC; 0-95% relative humidity, non-condensing, altitudes to 10,000ft/3,048m.