TBS 8520

The TBS-8520 multiple inputs H.264/H.265 IPTV transcoder is a high-performance video server that features in high integration and reliable hardware transcoding server. Because the original data rate from DVB channels is very high, sending it to internet directly will cost a lot of bandwidth. Then you need both receiving server and a transcode server to lowdown the bit rate. This is not convenient and will greatly increase the cost of the solution.

Now with TBS-8520 real-time transcoder server you can Receiving and Transcoding at the same time. This is a cost-effective solution for OTT IPTV providers. With two Giga Ethernet Ports, it can be configured to transcode up to 80 SD or 30 Full HD streams, and equipped with 2xTBS Tuner/Capture PCI-e card inputs (up to 16 tuners) to receive channels directly from satellite or ASI / IP inputs to receive digital channels.

It can be easily managed through NMS system, and has abecome an ideal solution for operator to provide high quality video transcoding. The TBS-8520 is a real multi.channel/formak transcoding server which answers all market requirements and is thus the suitable solution to Terrestrial, Satellite, Cable, IPTV networks.

Product features

  • Multiple recourse inputs: DVB-S/-S2, DVB-T/-T2, DVB-C, ATSC, ISDBT, DTMB, HDMI, ASI and IP streams.
  • Filtering streams you can filter some PIDs which you do not want to use
  • Scrambling the channels protect your stream
  • Descrambling the encrypted channels
  • Support subtitle burn to the video or by pass to TS stream.
  • Support ABR HLS output, You can set up to 6 profile with different quality and resolution
  • H.265 and H.264 Encoding support
  • Support Multicast/IGMP output
  • Support SAP
  • Support HTTP(MPEG-TS)
  • Support RTMP push to CDN server
  • Best web management for DVB to IP
  • Output m3u8 playlist for all chanels
  • Demultiplexing – preparing channels for IP network
  • Multiplexing – preparing streams for TBS DVB modulators such as TBS DVB-C modulator



  • 2xRJ45, 1000M Base-T2 Interface
  • 2xPCIe-Slot Interface
  • Net Stream: UDP, RTP, HTTP, HLS, Media Files
  • Video Codecs: MPEG-2, AVC/H.264, HEVC/H.265
  • Resolution: 1920x1080P, 1920x1080i, 1280x720P, 720x576i, 480×576, 544×576, 640×576, 704×576
  • Audio Codecs: AAC, MP2, MP3, AC-3


  • Types: UDP, RTMP, HTTP, HLS (ABR), Media Files
  • Video codecs: MPEG-2, AVC/H.264, HEVC/H.265
  • Resolution: 1920x1080P, 1920x1080I, 1280x720p, 720x576i, 720x480i, 480×576, 544×576, 640×576, 704×576
  • Audio Codecs: AAC, MP3
  • Rate Control: CBR/VBR
  • Transcoder: up to 80 SD / 30 HD 1080 AVC (H.264) stream
  • Transcoder: up to 50 SD / 26 HD 1080 HEVC (H.265) stream

Connections and other details

  • Power Consumption: 65W – 250W
  • Size: 2U
  • Dimensions (W x D x H in cm): 51 x 43,5 x 9
  • Weight: 12 kg

Package Content

  • 1 x TBS-8520