Using the Color Bars and Setup Tone with the XH A1 and XH G1

Article ID: ART127909 | Date published: 05/12/2015 | Date last updated: 08/17/2015


Using the Color Bars and Setup Tone with the XH A1 and XH G1


Recording Color Bars/Audio Reference Signal

You can generate and record color bars signals and a 1 kHz audio reference signal. With the customized functions ( 83) you can choose between SMPTE* standard-definition color bar ([TYPE 1]) and ARIB** multiformat HDTV color bars ([TYPE 2]) and you can also select the strength of the audio signal (-12 dB or -20 dB).
* Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers.
** Association of Radio Industries and Businesses.

  1. Select the standard of the color bars signal [COLOR BARS] and the strength of the audio reference signal [1kHz TONE] with the customized functions.
  2. Set the OUTPUT switch to BARS.
    - The color bars appear and the audio reference signal is emitted (if activated). Press the start/stop button to record the signal.
    - If you set [1kHz TONE] to [OFF] the current audio input (microphone, line in, etc.) will be recorded as the audio signal.



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