NAB 2015, Dracast shows us a new line of Wireless HD Transmitters under the brand name Avinair. Some HD Video transmitters are limited to just HDMI, some just SDI. The Spitfire can stream from either HD-SDI (in and out ports) and HDMI, while offering placement for professional V-Mount batteries, and powered through a LEMO connector.
The SPITFIRE by Avinair is a state-of-the-art HD Video Transmitter system combining wireless 1080p HD with zero latency. The Spitfire boasts an incredible range of 2000 feet, giving you maximum versatility for your video applications.
NAB2015 Dracast Booth Introduces new Brand Avinair Long Range Streaming HD Video
Equipped with its default antennas, the Spitfire is capable of transmitting up to 2000 feet. Optional high-gain antennas can provide even longer distances while providing an ultra low latency, real-time monitor capability. The Spitfire receiver is equipped with either a V-Mount or Gold Mount battery plate while the transmitter is equipped with a Sony F970 battery plate.
Both the Transmitter and Receiver feature 4-Pin Lemo power connectors capable of a wide 7-17V unregulated input voltage. The SPITFIRE SDI system features 3G-SDI and HDMI input on the transmitter and 3G-SDI and HDMI outputs on the receiver. Avinair mentions they will also offer a range of consumer friendly streaming products with ranges from 300ft to 2000 ft and wireless monitor products.