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MPEG Media Processors

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Electra X2S



The Harmonic Electra® X2S advanced media processor converges the essential components of a video headend onto a cost-effective 1-RU platform.

Featuring integrated real-time encoding, network management, multiplexing, and high-quality graphics and branding, Electra X2S offers broadcasters, pay-TV operators and content providers market-leading video quality, unparalleled function integration and increased operational flexibility.

At the heart of Electra X2S is the Harmonic PURE Compression Engine™, an advanced encoding technology that supports SD and HD formats, and MPEG-2, MPEG-4 AVC and HEVC codecs for broadcast and OTT multiscreen delivery. The Harmonic PURE Compression Engine powers Electra X2S with superior video quality at minimum bandwidth. Users can also employ EyeQ™ real-time video optimization, Harmonic’s optional enhancement for PURE Compression that ensures delivery of the highest video quality across IPTV or OTT delivery networks while reducing bandwidth consumption by up to 50%.


  • SD/HD MPEG-2, MPEG-4 AVC and HEVC encoding for broadcast and OTT multiscreen services
  • Harmonic PURE Compression Engine and EyeQ technologies for market leading video quality at the lowest bitrates
  • Flextream IP statistical multiplexing, including the ability to set target bitrates for each program in a pool
  • Broadcast-grade up-conversion
  • Slate insertion for service disruption messages
  • Rich audio functionality, including AC-4, E-AC-3 encoding and Jünger Level Magic audio level adjustment
  • SCTE 27 or Teletext to DVB subtitling

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To grow your business – and your revenue – operators want the Knowledge, Assets and impartial technical guidance only a true Partner can deliver! From HFC and DOCSIS to x-PHYTM; from FTTx – GPON and RFoG to IPTV; from Linear Video to Multi-Screen; MHz best-in-class Technologies and Client Services will meet your goals while exceeding your expectations…

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The next time you need, Linear Video or Multi-Screen, MPEG, DOCSIS or x-PHYTM, IP or RF resources to support the operation of Multi-Vendor, Multi-Technology products deployed in your HFC or FTTx network, MHz can help!

Choose from a customized package of remote “Fractional Engineering” hours you can use over an extended period of time; or our on-site Integration and Activation Services.

Both can offset your temporary work-load.

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