NEW YORK — xG Technology, Inc. (“xG” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: XGTI, XGTIW), whose IMT Vislink brands are recognized as the global leaders in live video communications in the broadcast, law enforcement and defense markets, offer a comprehensive product line that gives broadcasters the ability to provide its viewers with an immersive experience from home – bringing viewers closer to the action. IMT Vislink’s range of high-quality wireless camera transmitters, including HCAM 4K, MicroLite 2, IMTDragonFly, and Clip-On 4, are well-suited for demanding live sporting events and entertainment applications. IMT Vislink was the first company to ship 4K wireless camera systems to this market.
“IMT Vislink has a history of being at the forefront of 4K wireless camera systems and being the first to provide these solutions to sports broadcasting professionals worldwide,” says Jeff Daubert, field integration manager, IMT Vislink. “Our innovative line of high-performance wireless camera systems provides broadcasters with the ability to go places and do things that were never possible before, both out in the field and covering live broadcast events.”
IMT Vislink’s wireless video technology has been trusted to cover some of the most challenging and high-profile international sporting events for decades, including the World Cup, London Marathon, 24 Hours of Le Mans, America’s Sailing Cup, Volvo Ocean Race, Formula E, professional soccer matches and championship golf tournaments. IMT Vislink has also developed a longstanding relationship with MotoGP, the premier motorcycle racing series in the world. Vislink not only provides onboard systems for MotoGP but is also the official supplier of all RF communications.
HCAM represents the next generation of HEVC 4K UHD on-camera wireless transmitters for broadcast, ENG and prosumer cameras. HCAM permits 4K UHD wireless video with a 70ms latency via Vislink’s world leading RF modulation. The MicroLite 2 System is a highly portable professional-grade COFDM HD wireless camera transmission link capable of providing high-quality video at distances over two miles, line-of-sight (LOS). IMT’s COFDM technology ensures the transmission of uninterrupted, live TV pictures over long ranges, despite the effects of foliage, challenging terrain, buildings and other common non-line-of-sight limitations.
A superior miniature wireless video transmission system, the IMTDragonFly transmitter is designed to capture real-time, high-quality video from UAV/UGV/Body Cams/Concealments for display on fixed or mobile receive applications. The transmitter features HD/SD-SDI or optional HDMI inputs with COFDM transmission in a small, lightweight chassis. The IMTDragonFly delivers up to 100mW of power in a package weighing less than 1.2 ounces/34 grams, providing long range, reliable HD video transmission.
The Clip-On 4 wireless camera transmitter is designed for use with both HD and SD cameras for electronic newsgathering, television outside broadcasts and studio applications, with latency down to one frame (33ms), and using the H.264 or MPEG-2 encoding, the Clip-On 4 offers exceptional picture quality and capability.