Omnia.S4 x4 delivers four channels of audio processing and encoding for Web streaming
applications. On-card audio processing includes wideband AGC, 4-band EQ and tone
effects, a stereo enhancer, 3-band AGC with Fidelity control and SIS™ (Sound Impact
System) to manage spectral balance,a 4-band limiter and brick-wall final limiter.
Bit-reduced encoding is handled by host PC CPU. Supports MP3, AAC, and HEAAC v1/v2
encoding, plus 3GP-compatible encoding for mobile phones. Compatible with all standard
streaming server platforms including Darwin, Flash, Helix, Icecast 2, Red5, Shoutcast and
Wowza using HTTP/ICY, RTSP/RTP Unicast, and RTMP protocols. Accepts audio input via
Axia Livewire™ connection or PCI (WDM driver). Advanced metadata management with
scripting capability ensures compatibility with automation/playout systems.
All Omnia.S4 cards are PCI-Express x1-type cards, using the host PC for power and control
— card continues to run even if host PC OS halts or reboots. Startup delay is < 2 seconds.
Link and Share-ready for agnostic support of automation / playout systems.