Test and Measurement

Signal Analysis Tools Comparison

Drastic offers a range of signal analysis software products including sdiScope, 4KScope, HDRScope, and 2110Scope. Features vary depending on the version, so this series of charts allow the user to confirm which elements are supported in each version. An X in the corresponding box indicates a supported feature.

If you require file based or SRT/UDP/WebRTC etc. IP stream analysis, please see videoQC.

ndiScope

ndiScope is the world's most powerful NewTek NDI® signal monitoring tool. It includes waveform (luma, YCbCr, RGB), vectorscope, histogram, chromaticity, and data/picture monitor for video. Audio histogram, phase, and 2 channel RMS, peak and loudness monitoring. Raw hex views of the video and support for CCIR-601 and Rec.709 color spaces. Designed to take advantage of NewTek NDI® but also supports Bluefish444, AJA, Matrox, and Blackmagic's SD and HD (up to 60p) capture cards.

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4kScope - Waveform/Vectorscope

Drastic 4kScope is the world's most powerful 4K through SD software signal monitoring tool and HDR image analyzer. It includes waveform (luma, YCbCr, RGB), vectorscope, histogram, chromaticity, and data/picture monitor for video. Audio histogram, phase, RMS, peak and loudness monitoring for up to 16 channels. Raw hex views of the video and OP-47/CEA-708/CEA-608 closed caption decoding, with support for CCIR-601, Rec.709 and BT.2020 color spaces and HDR10/ST2084/PQ and HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma) support...

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Ultrascope Upgrade Software

Blackmagic's UltraScope and Pocket UltraScope are handy devices that provide a basic set of waveform/vectorscopes for Windows or macOS machines. Now you can get even more out of your hardware with the sdiScope upgrade for UltraScope. sdiScope adds more scopes and features to UltraScope hardware, UltraScope compatible devices and even your other Blackmagic hardware. You can also run scopes on machines not supported by UltraScope software, like the Mac Mini and machines with non-HD displays...

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HDRScope 8K-SD Waveform/Vectorscope

Drastic HDRScope is the world's most powerful 8K through SD software signal monitoring tool and HDR image analyzer. It includes waveform (luma, YCbCr, RGB), vectorscope, histogram, chromaticity, and data/picture monitor for video. Audio histogram, phase, RMS, peak and loudness monitoring for up to 16 channels. Raw hex views of the video and OP-47/CEA-708/CEA-608 closed caption decoding...

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sdiScope/hdmiScope

sdiScope is the world's most powerful HD/SD software signal monitoring tool. It includes waveform (luma, YCbCr, RGB), vectorscope, histogram, chromaticity, and data/picture monitor for video. Audio histogram, phase, and 2 channel RMS, peak and loudness monitoring. Raw hex views of the video, with support for CCIR-601 and Rec.709 color spaces. Designed to take advantage of BlueFish444, AJA, Matrox, NewTek NDI®, or Blackmagic's SD and HD (up to 60p) capture modes in both CCIR-601 and Rec.709, sdiScope provides the most cost effective SD/HD signal monitoring solution available...

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2110Scope - SMPTE 2110/2022

Drastic's 2110Scope is the world's most powerful 8K through SD software signal monitoring tool and network image analyzer. 2110Scope is designed to monitor SMPTE 2110, SMPTE 2022 and optionally, baseband video signals and TR-01. It supports SDR and HDR image analysis with support for 601, 709, 2020, HDR10 and WCG color spaces.

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