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BMS: New Products at NAB 2011

BMS is exhibiting at Booth C4837

Broadcast Microwave Services (BMS) Inc. debuts new Microwave and Camera products at NAB 2011. A new line of integrated HD devices, perfectly compatible to each other, consisting of the BMS Ultra Light HD Cam, linked to the ground breaking wireless transmitter and the compact designed 2-way diversity USB receiver for highly mobile and flexible broadcast transmission applications. BMS’ cutting edge technology is supporting many revolutionary features to provide the closest alter­native to a wired HD camera that you will find in a really small and lightweight housing.

The new BMS UL HD Camera

• High Definition Camera
• 120x Zoom Ratio (10x Optical and 12x Digital)
• 139 g Ultra Lightweight HD Camera
• Ultra Compact Housing
• HD-SDI Video Output
• Low Power Consumption (6 W)
• Slow Shutter
• Spot AE Function
• Picture Freeze Function

The new BMS UL5820TX-HD Transmitter

• Low Power Consumption
• One-Frame Latency (End-to-End)
• COFDM 2k Transmission
• 100 mW
• 8 MHz Bandwidth
• Rugged and Ulta Lightweight Design
• Ideal for UAV applications
• Frequency Range
• 5.725 to 5.875 GHz (other frequencies on request)


The new BMS DR5800USB Receiver

• Compact Size
• Low Cost 2-way diversity
• Easy Installation
• Integrated down converter
• COFDM 2k
• Frequency Range 5.725 to 5.875 GHz
• Software Decoder
• Supports SD and HD

These products continue BMS’ tradition of marrying leading digital microwave technology with functionality, ultra small form factor, low power consumption, light weight and future H.264 capabilities to operate in all major bands for US or in other desired frequency ranges. Free HD roaming, high flexibility, without compromise in reliability, enables customers to provide their digital content easily. With these products professionals in multiple markets can now present technologically savvy broadcasts to audiences with an ever-demanding desire for HD content.


About BMS

BMS INC., a Cohu company (NASDAQ: COHU; and a leader in COFDM microwave transmission, designs, develops, manufactures, and distribute microwave transmission systems. BMS offers a broad range of microwave communication products and systems developed for electronic news gathering and entertainment, law enforcement, unmanned aerial vehicles, and military surveillance applications.
Headquartered in Poway, California, BMS Inc. is a global business and employs over 150 people in operations in North America and Europe. BMS’ European head office is located in Germany near Wiesbaden. A large partner network covers all American and European countries and is helping to develop new markets in Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Asia.