Data Sheet Page 1 of 4 Cisco 8485DVB MPEG-4 HD Digital Video Recorder with Dot Matrix Display The Cisco ® 8485DVB MPEG-4 High-Definition (HD) Digital Video Recorder (DVR) with Dot Matrix Display offers subscribers some of the latest enhancements in cable television viewing. It combines multiple compelling video services into one integrated unit. This multi-tuner DVR features MPEG-4 Part 10/H.264 SD/HD capability, and robust interactive capability using the DOCSIS ® 2.0-compliant cable modem.
The Cisco 8485DVB is designed to provide consumers a rich home entertainment experience with HD picture clarity, the movie theatre experience of surround sound, personalized recording with Personal Video Recording (PVR) control, and the convenience of on-demand services such as Video-on-Demand (VOD). The 8485DVB is compliant with DVB-C standards, MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 standards, supports PAL video formats, and is designed to be compliant with the required safety, emissions, and immunity specifications (as per the mandatory laws that may be applicable to Cisco). With its SmartCARD reader, it is built to support renewable security.
Figure 1. Cisco 8485DVB MPEG-4 HD DVR (image may vary from actual product and specification) Features Ï Multi-Format video decoder capable of High-Definition MPEG-2, MPEG-AVC/H.264 /VC-1 decoding Ï Supports multiple picture formats (576i, 576p, 720p and ... more. less.
1080i) to allow optimum picture performance with both standard TVs and HDTVs Ï Internal 320 GB hard disk drive Ï Embedded DOCSIS 2.0-compliant cable modem Ï Connect an HDTV to the set-top through the HDMI" connector Ï Digital audio output to connect easily to high-end audio equipment Ï SCART outputs to connect to standard definition TVs or VCRs Ï Ethernet port for connection to video source or connected home residential gateway Ï 16-character dot matrix display for channel or program information (application software dependent) Ï USB 2.0 port for connectivity Data Sheet Page 2 of 4 Figure 2. Cisco 8485DVB MPEG-4 HD DVR Front Panel (image may vary from actual product and specification) Table 1.<br><br> Front Panel Features Feature Description Controls 6 buttons: ON/STANDBY, CH-, CH+, VOL-, VOL+, RECORD Display 16-character, VFD Dot Matrix Display with 6 icons Indicators 1 LED indicator for Power on/standby Other IR Receiver Figure 3. Cisco 8485DVB MPEG-4 HD DVR Back Panel (image may vary from actual product and specification) Table 2. Back Panel Features Feature Description Connections In Cable In (75 ohm female IEC connector) Connections Out HDMI TV SCART Audio L/R SPDIF Digital Audio (Optical) Dual 10/100 Ethernet USB 2.0 Host Port Other ISO7816 SmartCARD Power Cord Removable Power Switch ON/OFF Rocker Switch Data Sheet Page 3 of 4 Product Specifications Table 3.<br><br> Product Specifications Specification Value Audio/Video Outputs Inputs and Outputs Ï 75 ohm female IEC connector RF input Ï HDMI 1.2 output Ï TV SCART output Ï Audio L/R outputs Ï Digital audio output - Optical type HDMI 1.2 Output with HDCP Copy Protection Ï High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) provides uncompressed digital video and audio in a simple, user-friendly connector Ï HDMI combined with HDCP (High Bandwidth Digital Content Protection) is designed to provide the optimal, secure connection to an HDTV that supports the HDMI with HDCP interface USB 2.0 High-Speed Data Output Rear Panel Provides a 480 Mbps output for connection to devices such as external hard drives* *USB support requires middleware and application support for functionality Tuning and Decoding Multi-Format Video Decoder Ï Allows decoding and presentation of audio and video in both MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 Part 10 formats Ï SD Model Formats: MPEG-2 MP@ML; MPEG-4 Part 10 MP@ Level 3.0 and HP@ Level 3.0 Ï HD Model Formats: MPEG-2 MP@ML and MP@HL; MPEG-4 Part 10 MP@ Level 3.0/4.0 and HP@ Level 3.0/4.0 Ï Supports multiple picture formats (576i, 576p, 720p, or 1080i) to allow optimum picture performance with both standard TVs and HDTVs Multi-Format Audio Decoder Enables tuning of digital audio MPEG-1 layer I/II, MP3, MPEG-2 layer II, AC3 Dolby ® Digital; MPEG-4 AAC audio formats Independent DOCSIS 2.0 Cable Modem with 200 MHz Processor Ï Allows IP-based, real-time, two-way communications between the set-top and the headend Ï The cable modem has a separate processor and dedicated memory from the set-top processor and memory to achieve optimum performance without impacting set-top functions Dual 10/100 Ethernet Outputs Allows connection to an external cable modem to allow interactive services such as VOD. Alternatively the Ethernet port can provide high-speed cable modem data service when connected to a PC Powerful Graphics Engine Enables high-resolution graphics up to 720 x 576 Memory/Storage DVR with 320 GB Hard Drive Ï The 320 GB hard drive is designed to allow up to 160 hours* of SD programs to be recorded and stored using DVR functions Ï Gives subscribers complete control over watching, pausing, rewinding, replaying, and fast forwarding live programs using the remote control *The total program hours that can be stored depends upon the format and data rate of the programming source. Memory Configuration Base model contains: Ï 32 MB Flash memory Ï 64 MB DDR RAM for video decoding Ï 128 MB DDR RAM for system and applications Ï 32 KB EEPROM Processor Powerful 32-bit RISC Processor Fast CPU (300 MHz) delivers quick tuning changes and on-screen response times Data Sheet Page 4 of 4 Specification Value Data Transmission and Tuner QAM 64 and 256 ITU J.83 Annex A Support DVB-C (EN 300 429) compliant for QAM delivery and demodulation Conditional Access and Security/Operation System/Application SmartCARD ISO7816 SmartCARD reader for renewable security Conditional Access System Ï Compliant with DVB (ETR 289) Common Scrambling Algorithm Ï Supports 3 rd -party conditional access systems including Irdeto, MediaGuard and NAGRA Macrovision ® Copy Protection (Optional; requires a separate agreement between the cable operator and Macrovision Corp.) Allows cable service providers to add another layer of copy protection software, called Macrovision, designed to restrict unauthorized subscribers from making analog copies of digital transmissions Power Supply Power Supply Internal 90 3 270 VAC 50 Hz power supply Dimensions Product (WxDxH) Approximately 415 mm x 245 mm x 45 mm (16.3 in.<br><br> x 9.6 in. x 1.8 in.) With respect to each AVC/H.264 product, we are obligated to provide the following notice: AVC VIDEO LICENSE THIS PRODUCT IS LICENSED UNDER THE AVC PATENT PORTFOLIO LICENSE FOR THE PERSONAL AND NON-COMMERCIAL USE OF A CONSUMER TO (i) ENCODE VIDEO IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE AVC STANDARD ( cAVC VIDEO d) AND/OR (ii) DECODE AVC VIDEO THAT WAS ENCODED BY A CONSUMER ENGAGED IN A PERSONAL AND NON-COMMERCIAL ACTIVITY AND/OR WAS OBTAINED FROM A VIDEO PROVIDER LICENSED TO PROVIDE AVC VIDEO. NO LICENSE IS GRANTED OR SHALL BE IMPLIED FOR ANY OTHER USE.<br><br> ADDITIONAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM MPEG LA, L.L.C. SEE http://www.mpegla.com. Accordingly, please be advised that service providers, content providers, and broadcasters are required to obtain a separate use license from MPEG LA prior to any use of AVC/H.264 encoders and/or decoders.<br><br> MACROVISION COPYRIGHT NOTICE This product incorporates copyright protection technology that is protected by U.S. patents and other intellectual property rights. Use of this copyright protection technology must be authorized by Macrovision, and is intended for home and other limited viewing uses only unless otherwise authorized by Macrovision.<br><br> Reverse engineering or disassembly is prohibited. Cisco, Cisco Systems, the Cisco logo, the Cisco Systems logo, and Scientific Atlanta are registered trademarks or trademarks of Cisco Systems, Inc. and/or its affiliates in the U.S.<br><br> and certain other countries. DOCSIS is a registered trademark of Cable Television Laboratories, Inc. Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories.<br><br> Dolby is a trademark of Dolby Laboratories. is a registered trademark of the DVB project. HDMI, the HDMI logo, and High Definition Multimedia Interface are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC.<br><br> Macrovision is a registered trademark of Macrovision Corp. All other trademarks mentioned in this document are the property of their respective owners. Specifications and product availability are subject to change without notice.<br><br> © 2009 Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. Service Provider Video Technology Group 1-800-722-2009 or 678-277-1120 Part Number 7012456 Rev A www.scientificatlanta.com July 2009<br><br>