Datavideo HS-2850 8-channel Portable Video Studio

Datavideo HS-2850 8-channel Portable Video Studio
The HS-2850 is a cost-effective, 8-channel, 10-bit 1920 x 1080i broadcast-quality mobile hand carry switcher. Featuring 8 digital inputs, it is designed for live events and TV programs that need to blend a variety of video and audio sources. HS-2850 is light-weight, portable, and powerful, with features perfect for mobile switching.

As a complete AV package, the HS-2850 HD mobile studio enables users to switch seamlessly between video and audio sources and blend high-quality digital content on the fly.

Advanced features include a 17.3-inch video monitor which displays multiple sources, as well as preview and program.

The system is equipped with an eight-way intercom system and is supplied with four belt packs for effective communication between the whole production crew.

The HS-2850 is ideal for TV and video professionals working in outside broadcast or temporary video studios, such as theatres or conference centers. The HS-2850 is also a great value solution for the worship, education, and AV markets.


Supports 8 HD or SD Inputs in a variety of configurations:
HD Mode: (1) 8 HD-SDI , (2) 6 / HD-SDI + 2 / HDMI
SD Mode: (1) 8 SD-SDI , (2) 6 / SDI + 2 / HDMI
6 user-defined output options on 3 SDI output channels.
1 HDMI output for multi-view monitoring
4x XLR Analogue Audio Inputs, 2x XLR Analogue Audio Outputs,
User defined and positioned dual PIP.
Two DSK with a set up choice of basic Luma key or alpha channel.
Built-in title overlay system (TC-200) that works with CG systems.
Cut, Mix and Wipe with border
Logo and Clock on screen
XPT (Cross Point Assignment)
Audio delay for each de-embedded audio source.
SMPTE/ EBU Audio selectable via OSD.
Black burst PAL or Tri-Level Sync Reference.
Tally, GPI support
Build in 8CH Intercom system
One 17.3-inch with a resolution of 1600x900 dots


Video Standard : HD / SD

Video Format
13G/HD/SD Input: 1080i 50 / 59.94 / 60Hz 1080p 25 / 30 / 59.94 / 60Hz
HD Output: 1080i 50 / 59.94 / 60Hz SD: 576i 50Hz, 480i 59.94Hz

Input Routable / Crosspoint : All 8, repeatable
Video Input : Standard: 8x SDI, 2x HDMI, 8x CV
Computer Graphic Interface : Max 3 via HDMI
Down-converted output : 2x SDI
Video output : 3x SDI assignable: PGM, PVW, AUX & Clean Out 1x HDMI assignable: PGM & multi-view
Audio input : 4x Balanced XLR
Audio output : 2x Balanced XLR

Embedded audio support
Input up to 16 channels,
Output 4 channels

Audio Delay Calibration : Up to 8 frames
A+V switching : Yes
DSK : 2x DSK support Lumakey & Linear key (Key / Fill)
Picture in Picture ; 2
Logo Insertion : 2 (or 1 logo + 1 clock)
Built-in Monitor Display : 17.3" HD TFT LED back-lit, 1600x900 pix
Built-in Intercom & Tally : 8 channels (4 belt-packs incl.)
Dimension (LxWxH) : 455 x 355 x 134 mm
Weight : 19.6 Lbs (9 Kg), Reinforce Plastic Case

In the Box

1 x HS-2850 Unit
1 x AD Switch DC 12V with AC Cord
1 x CB-41 / XLR to XLR Cable
4 x CB-3 / XLR cable
1 x CG-200 Utility CD w/ CD Bag
1 x USB Light
1 x Goose neck MIC
4 x Headphone Microphone
4 x ITC-100SL
1 x Tally light 1
4 x Velcro