TBS8502 Small-Scale Transcoder Real -Time Streaming, re-encoding and Transcoding Mini Server

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Customers are increasingly watching video content in mobile or other portable devices. To enable this "any video to anydevice" environment, TBS provides a cost-effective and scalable solution – TBS8502 Mini real-time transcoder that is able to mesh with exist system infrastructure, seamlessly adapt to codec changes, and repurpose contents from different source andformats.

Featuring multiplexing, scrambling and transcoding capabilities, TBS8502 is an ideal server for small-scale IPTV/OTT system to transcode SD and HD MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 AVC (H.264)/HEVC (H.265) video and audio.


  • Multiple recourse inputs: DVBS/S2, DVBT/T2, DVBC, ATSC, ISDBT, DTMB, HDMI, ASI and IP streams.
  • Enable to transcode up to 40 SD or 15 HD channels simultaneously.
  • HD to SD down conversion.
  • Supports SD/HD MPEG-2, MPEG-4 AVC, MPEG-4 HEVC re-encoding and transcoding.
  • Multiple inputs and output for multiscreen transcoding.
  • Audio transcoding and automatic audio leveling adjustment.


  • Digital Signage
  • Video Conference
  • Replace HD Video Capture Card
  • Hotel TV system
  • Live Broadcast;
  • Teaching/Campus Broadcast
  • Recording System



  • DVB Tuner Transponders: Up to 8 transponders
  • MPEG Transport Streams: MPTS and SPTS
  • IP protocol: UDP, RTP, HTTP, HLS, Media Files
  • Addressing: Unicast and Multicast
  • Descramble: Soft-CAM descrambling

Re-Encoding/Transcoding Scalability:

  • SD/HD Re-encoding /Transcoding: Up to 40 SD channels ,Up to 15 HD channels
  • HD to SD Down Conversion: Up to 15 HD to SD Conversion

Video Processing

  • Video Input Bitrate: SD MPEG-2: 0.5-12Mbps HD MPEG-2: 0.5-50Mbps SD MPEG-4 AVC: 0.5-12Mbps HD MPEG-4 AVC: 0.5-30Mbps HD H.265/HEVC : 0.5-30Mbps
  • Bitrate Control: VBR, CBR
  • Frame Rate: 2-30fps
  • B-Frame: 2 (default)
  • Key Frame Rate: 1-18
  • Scale: Ordinary, Auto Padding intelligent Scale
  • Fast Mode: Quality Priority, Balanced, Speed Priority

Audio Processing

  • Numbers of Encoding: 1 Audio channel for 1 Video source
  • Audio Encoding: AAC, MP3
  • Audio Track: 0, 1, 2, 3
  • Sample Rate: 8khz to 48khz
  • Bitrate Rate: 8kbps to 384kbps


  • Configuration: Web User Interface
  • Port: RJ45, 100/1000m Base-T
  • Language: English (Default)


  • Power Supply: 110 – 240 VAC
  • Power Consumption: 250W
  • Dimensions/Weight: 44*39*5cm/14kg

Linux/Windows Drivers Download

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Company Profile

TBS Technologies is a company which specializes in developing, manufacturing and marketing of digital TV tuner cards for PC. Main products include PC cards for DVB S/S2, DVB-T/T2, DVB-C with single, dual, and quad tuner, CAM CI box for DVB-S2, USB TV Box for DVB-S/S2,DVB-T/T2,DVB-C. Most TV tuner products are Linux driver ready up to the latest kernel.