Hall Research Ships 4K Video Test Generator, Analyzer

Hall Research Ships 4K Video Test Generator, Analyzer

The What: Hall Research has announced the availability of PGA-VHD, its latest Video Pattern Generator and Signal Analyzer. This battery-operated instrument provides both analog VGA and the latest HDMI video outputs and also has an HDMI input. The PGA-VHD features a 4K UHD touchscreen for user operation that also acts as a TV/monitor for the HDMI input.

PGA-VHD by Hall Research

The What Else: The HDMI input and output support resolutions to 4K UHD at 60Hz 4:4:4 and are compatible with HDMI 2.0, HDCP 2.2, and HDR standards. Virtually all PC (VGA or DVI) and HDTV resolutions are available. The PGA-VHD provides various tools for verification and troubleshooting of complex AV systems.

The Bottom Line: The device is capable of performing video loop, HDCP, and EDID tests. It is also equipped with an Ethernet port and most of its functions can be controlled using Telnet protocol. The PGA-VHD is available from stock and comes with a rugged carrying case that includes cables and universal power supply.

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