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701A Video Test Generator by Quantum Data

701A Video Test Generator by Quantum Data

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If you’re testing digital or analog computer monitors, video projectors, multi-media monitors, or TVs, the 700A Series video test generators provide the signals, test patterns, and audio to do your job, easily and accurately.
  • Brand
    Quantum Data
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  • Weight
    3.00 lbs
  • Warranty
    1 Year
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This listing is for 701A Generator only. Use description below as a general reference.

If you’re testing digital or analog computer monitors, video projectors, multi-media monitors, or TVs, the 700A Series video test generators provide the signals, test patterns, and audio to do your job, easily and accurately.

Field technicians and factory people on the move will appreciate the convenience of battery power and small size. The 700A Series is designed to go where you go.

Key Features and Benefits

  • Analog and digital video signals - Output VESA, NTSC, PAL, HDTV, DVI,
    and RF video signals. Use included DVI-to-VGA adaptor for analog output from DVI-I connector.
  • Custom formats - Create your own video formats.
  • Compact size - The 700 series units are truely handhelds.
  • Battery operation - Use rechargeable batteries or AC power.
  • Service Center patterns - The patterns used by most service centers are built-in.
  • Circles - Use circles to test lineraty.
  • Learn monitor - Read the supported formats from the monitor, without guessing formats.
  • Built-in audio - Test audio channels of video projectors and multimedia monitors.
  • Video Generator Manager - MS Windows-based user interface for
    creating formats and test sequences. (Requires optional null modem serial cable.)
  • Custom test sequence - Define sequences of images and video formats for repetitive testing.
  • Affordable - Low-cost and versatile test solution.
  • Easy firmware updates - Install product updates yourself in the field. (Requires optional null modem serial cable.)
  • Intuitive user interface - Easy to navigate drill-down menus.
  • Leverage existing formats - Use formats created for QD’s 80x and 60x
  • User calibration - Calibrate the 700-series yourself to save time and money.
  • Digital Visual Interface (DVI)
   Features on 701A model only

  • SD/HD-SDI–Single link
    • 1.485Gb/s and 1.485/1.001Gb/s
    • YCbCr
    • 4:2:2 color sub-sampling at 10-bits per component

   Optional features

  • HDCP

   Optional accessories

  • Null modem serial cable (Part 30-00124)
  • HD-15 VGA to HDTV (RCA) adaptor cable (Part 99-00503)


Analog Component


Video Outputs
Connector DVI-I dual link
Links Single link 25MHz-85MHz
Encoding RGB (4:4:4 with 8-bits/component)
TMDS differential swing 150–1560 mVp-p (programmable
Analog Component
Connector DVI-I
Color encoding RGB, YPbPr
Pixel rate 13.5–148.5 MHz
Analog Composite
Connectors BNC, Mini DIN-4
Interface CVBS (BNC) and S-Video
Encoding NTSC and PAL
Sample rate 24.55–29.50 MHz
Pixel rate 12.27–14.75 MHz
Pixel aspect ratio Standard or square
Swing 1000 mVp-p fixed w/programmable
Calibration Self-calibration with internal reference
SDI / HD-SDI (Optional)
Connector BNC 75 ohm
Links Single
Bit stream 1.485 Gb/s and 1.485/1.001 Gb/s
Encoding 4:2:2
Bits/component 10-bits/component
Sampling mode YCbCr
Signal swing 800mV
Standards SDI - SMPTE 259M;
Audio Output
Signals Two channels
Frequency 1 KHz (left), 2 KHz (right) tone
Connector Mini phone jack, stereo
User Interface
Display 20 x 4 character LCD with backlight
Controls Intuitive drill-down menus
Computer Port
Type RS-232C, 9 pin D-Sub receptacle
Purpose Copy formats and firmware updates from PC
Color Sensor Support
Description Display data from a QD CS-1 color sensor for white balance adjustment.
DDC (Display Data Channel)
Description Read a monitor's EDID data and display the manufacturer's supported formats
Version DDC-2B (read only)
DC 6 AA NiMh batteries included
Battery life 8 hours between charges with NiMh
AC Charger/generator power supply
Charge time 8 hours
Frequency 50 to 60 Hz
Voltage 100- 250 VAC (auto-select)
Unpacked 21 oz
Shipping 3.5 lb
Unpacked 6 x 8.25 x 2 in.
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International Customers
We offer shipping via USPS/UPS for our international customers. You can find different shipping options during checkout.

Most items ordered from AVProSupply will be shipped out from our California Warehouse. Will-Calls are only allowed with Appointment Only - Please call Customer Service to set one up between the hours of 9am to 6pm PST.


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Money orders: and personal checks or company checks (may take up to 10 days to clear).
Wire Transfer: ( Bank Transfer ) Only for the amount over $500. Contact us for the bank details.
Phone Orders: To place a phone order please call 1.888.902.3309 or 1.916.246.6264 and one of our Customer Service Representatives will take your order (8:00am - 6.00pm PST).

Purchase order: Fax purchase orders to 1.916.672.2557

We Offer A 30-Day Money Back Guarantee: 
Our main goal is to ensure your complete satisfaction with our service and products. If, for any reason, you are not 100% satisfied with your purchase, you can return it within 30 days of the purchase date for a full refund. Our 30-day money back guarantee applies to all of the products we sell, except for: TVs and monitors 20" and larger, Special Order merchandise, or any item indicated as non-returnable. Shipping is not refundable. Prior to returning your purchase, a Return Merchandise Authorization (RMA) number will be provided to you.

Refunds on returned items will be issued in the same payment form as received from the customer at the time of purchase. Once we receive the product and it passes inspection, we will credit your account. Please allow 3 - 6 business days for a credit to appear on your account.

If the item was sent back to us for an exchange, please allow 3 - 5 business days for the replacement to be processed.

No Returns/Exchanges on the following:

TVs and monitors 20" and larger
Special Order merchandise
Any item indicated on the website as non-returnable

For more information see our official Return Policy

  • Shipping Info
    We offer free ground shipping on every purchase of $300 and more for US and US territory. We deliver worldwide.
  • Payment Methods

  • Return Policy
    We Offer a 30-Day Money Back Guarantee