The R&S®THU9 UHF high-power transmitter family makes terrestrial broadcasting of TV signals extremely efficient. It features high energy efficiency of up to 38 % (COFDM) and 42 % (ATSC), outstanding configuration flexibility and exceptional operating convenience in a very small footprint. For network operators, this means cost reductions over the entire system lifetime.
The liquid-cooled transmitters deliver output power of up to 50 kW for digital standards in Doherty operation, and up to 58 kW for analog standards. Rohde & Schwarz also offers the highest power density on the market with as much as 15 kW per rack for COFDM standards.
In Doherty operation, the R&S®THU9 transmitter family attains efficiency values of up to 38 % (COFDM) and 42 % (ATSC), including the cooling system – for maximum energy and CO2 savings. In Doherty operation, users can save up to 50 % of energy costs compared with conventional transmitters.
The transmitters offer unparalleled flexibility and scalability in an extremely compact design. The family portfolio ranges from single transmitters with built-in pump unit and bandpass filter to multitransmitter systems and even N+1 configurations in a single rack. The new operating concept is based on an ergonomic operating unit, straightforward, easy-to-use menus and a convenient configuration guide.