Teradek User Guide

Bolt 4K LT System

Updated

BOLT 4K LT SYSTEM





BOLT 4K TRANSMITTER BOLT 4K TRANSMITTER
VIDEO
Video Inputs

3G-SDI SMPTE 424M standard/75 Ω
(BNC x 1),
1x HDMI 1.4b Type-A receptacle

N/A
Video Outputs

3G-SDI SMPTE 424M standard/75 Ω
(BNC x 1)

3G-SDI SMPTE 424M standard/75 Ω
(BNC x 1),
1x HDMI 1.4b Type-A receptacle

SDI Ancillary Data Support Supports transmitting metadata, timecode, and start/stop flags from certain camera manufacturers. 
Color Sampling

SDI: YCbCr 4:2:2

10-Bit/HDMI: RGB 4:4:4, 8-bit

SDI: YCbCr 4:2:2

10-Bit/HDMI: RGB 4:4:4, 8-bit

Delay (TX to RX) <0.001sec (without format conversions)
Supported Resolutions

4Kp23.98/24/25/29.97/30 (HDMI only)
1080p23.98/24/25/29.97/30/50/59.94/60
1080psf23.98/24/25/29.97/30
1080i50/59.94/60
720p50/59.94/60
480p50  
576p59.94/60  
480i(NTSC)/576i(PAL)

Input Cross Conversion Yes, HDMI to SDI N/A
Output Video Scaling N/A Yes, Framerate and Resolution Scaling
VIDEO PROCESSING
Video Compression Visually lossless N/A
Test Pattern Generator N/A Yes
Spectrum Analyzer N/A Yes
AUDIO
Audio Compression 48kHz 24-bit PCM 48kHz 24-bit PCM
Audio Input

Embedded SDI/HDMI Audio Input
(2 channel)

N/A
Audio Output N/A

Embedded SDI/HDMI Audio Input
(2 channel)

PHYSICAL ATTRIBUTES
Dimensions

2.4” x 4.1” x 1.3” (60 x 103 x 33mm)

4.8” x 3.7” x 1” (122 x 94 x 27mm)

Weight

7.3oz (206g)

10.3oz (292g)

Construction

Milled aluminum (chassis), regulation-compliant PCB

INTERFACES
Configuration Interface

OLED Screen with Menu Joystick Navigation

OLED Screen with Menu Joystick Navigation
Switches On/Off Switch On/Off Switch
Desktop App Bolt Manager app (OSX and Windows) Bolt Manager app (OSX and Windows
Mobile App

Bolt App (iOS and Android)

Bolt App (iOS and Android)
USB Interface

Upgrade via Micro-USB

Upgrade via Micro-USB
Bluetooth Compatibility Yes Yes
NETWORK
Wireless

DFS Frequencies:

5.270 ~ 5.670 GHz

Non-DFS Frequencies

5.190 ~ 5.230 GHz and 5.755 ~ 5.795 GHz

DFS Frequencies:

5.270 ~ 5.670 GHz

Non-DFS Frequencies

5.190 ~ 5.230 GHz and 5.755 ~ 5.795 GHz

Bluetooth 2.4GHz 2.4GHz
RF Channel Selection Auto, Manual Auto, Manual
Encryption

AES-256, RSA-1024 key exchange

AES-256, RSA-1024 key exchange

RF Power

21 dBm EIRP (max power)

18 dBm EIRP (max power)

Antennas

MAX: 2x External 2dBi antennas, 

1x H-V antennas

750/1500: 4x External 2dBi antennas

MAX: 3x External 2dBi antennas, 

2x H-V antennas

750/1500: 5x External 2dBi antennas

Range

MAX: Up to 3000ft (914m) line of sight (5000ft [1524m] with optional Panel Antenna)
1500: Up to 1500ft (457m) line of sight
750: Up to 750ft (229m) line of sight

MAX: Up to 3000ft (914m) line of sight (5000ft [1524m] with optional Panel Antenna)
1500: Up to 1500ft (457m) line of sight
750: Up to 750ft (229m) line of sight

Multicast

750/1500: Connect one transmitter to up to 6 receivers
MAX (with Broadcast Mode enabled): Connect one transmitter to unlimited receivers 


Noise Rejection

Can coexist with Wi-Fi and 5GHz cordless phones, and operate up to 6 sets in the same location

Can coexist with Wi-Fi and 5GHz cordless phones, and operate up to 6 sets in the same location

POWER
Power Input

2-Pin locking connector 6-28 VDC

2-Pin locking connector 6-28 VDC

Nominal Power Consumption 9 Watts 11 Watts
Operating Temperature

32~104°F (0~40°C)

32~104°F (0~40°C)

GENERAL
Mounting

Multiple mounting options with M3 and
1/4-20” holes

Multiple mounting options with 3/8”x16 and 1/4-20” holes


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