CAM Tester

All-in-one DVB-CI/CI+ CAM Maintenance Tool

Standalone DVB-CI and CI+ CAM Tester
The CAM Tester is a self contained pocket sized DVB-CI Host. It is capable of quickly initialize and communicate with any DVB-CI or CI+ compliant CAM and report its status on the integrated OLED screen.

A test TV network in your palm
Thanks to the integrated SD Card reader, the CAM tester can send real MPEG TS to a CAM from the network it is operating with to simulate real working conditions.

Perfect field CAM Tester
Never send back again a CAM for repair in doubt. The CAM tester can check within seconds if the CAM is responding, able to process transport stream and able to descramble programs.

Over The Air update even without air
The CAM tester can send MPEG TS containing OTA data to the CAM under test to force quick update to the latest firmware version or update entitlements.

Adapt your test scenario with scripting
Test script can be loaded on the integrated SD Card to adapt your test scenario to the specificity of your network.
End your test with simple defect code and action colors so user know if CAM shall be replaced, sent to repair or recycled.
Test script are text files stored on the SD Card which are executed when specific CAM are inserted.

Extend your tests with USB
The CAM Tester can also be connected directly to a PC to expand it’s testing capacity. PC software can either communicate with the embedded
DVB-CI stack or run at lower level using CI+ 2.0 protocol for CI over USB.
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Features

Hardware
• Compact sized PC Card CAM slot with USB 2.0 connection
• 1” color OLED screen
• Micro SD card reader
Embedded software capabilities
• Can run standalone with 5V power
• Get CAM information
• Play stream through CAM and check for descrambling
• Play firmware update stream for quick in the field update
• Display quick CAM status on the integrated screen
PC Software
• Firmware update
• Test update
• Advanced CAM testing