XTV software license, multiple format TV automation software (plays DV, HDV, MPEG-1,2,4, MPG, VOB, WMV, QuickTime, H.264, etc.) – Includes 1 Playout, 1 Capture, Trimmer and Scheduler (Trimmer and Scheduler are freeware) – Control of switchers, GPIs and serial devices


Axel Tech XTV software license ‐ multiple format TV automation software (playout of DV, HDV, MPEG-1,2,4, MPG, VOB, WMV, QuickTime, H.264, etc.) ‐ Includes 1 Playout, 1 Capture (H263 codec included), Trimmer and Scheduler (Trimmer and Scheduler are freeware) ‐ Control of switchers, GPIs and serial devices.

Axel Tech XTV Suite is a professional complete set of software tools for TV stations which manages from video capture, trimming, scheduling to playout. Completely automatic unattended operativity 24/7.
Axel Tech XTV is perfect for TV stations, Satellite Channels, Cable TV, News Room, Web TV, CCTV, Corporate TV, Presentation, hotel pay tv channels, office presentation, museums info channels, video wall display, which can take advantages of its user-friendly interface.

Axel Tech XTV Channel In A Box (CIAB) architecture guarantees a linear scalability of your TV Playout facility.


  • XTV
  • Automatic Metadata generation for EPG
  • XTrimmer & XIngest: Multi track audio re-shuffling tool
  • XMirriror: now manages both Graphic Templates and media mirroring

At the same time, multi-channel TV stations and TV networks can enjoy XTV’s scalable structure and universal file compatibility. XTV is designed to achieve a true ‘universal format’ compatibility. XTV ties together all production departments allowing direct playout of DV, HDV, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, H.264, H.265, QuickTime, AVI, MXF, XDCAM, PRORES, DNXHD, GXF, LXF, etc, in any resolution or framerate with automatic adaption.

Axel XTV Suite is able to satisfy those customers looking for second generation CIAB – Channel In A Box, able to provide traditional playout deployment reliability and functionalities with the typical CIAB TCO.


Axel tech XTV plays out any kind of media in any resolution:

  • DV, HDV, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, MPEG-1, H.264, QuickTime, MXF, XDCAM,PRORES, DNXHD, GXF, LXF, etc.
  • XTV allows to play and mix any media format according to broadcaster’s production workflow and pros and cons of each AV codec.
  • Hardware Compatibility: BlackMagic, AJA, BlueFish
  • Dynamic Playlist: Real time playlist management without black frames nor freezes.
  • Advanced Scheduler: Unlimited playlist length with automatic clip skipping and cutting when late.
  • Duration stretching when ahead of time. Sequence loop.
  • Automatic filler insertion for gap handling.
  • Log Report: Status and playout logging, with XML export for easy processing and printing.
  • No Database: Metadata is saved directly into media file, allowing file rename, copying and moving.

Axel Tech XTV Suite include

  • XPlayout  > 24/7 Automation
  • XIngest  > real-time capture from SDI-NDI-IP

Main Specs

  • All in one broadcast 4K – 2K – HD – SD playout
  • Complete workflow management tools: scheduling, trimming, graphic composer
  • Multiple codec playout in the same playlist with resolutions and framerates automatic adaption
  • Multiple formats playout, automatic up/down scaling and aspect ratio adjustment (16/9, 4/3, etc.)
  • File sharing on LAN architecture
  • Direct file playout from NLE (no transcoding)
  • Up to 16 audio channels management
  • Simultaneous NDI output
  • Direct streaming output transport stream MPEG2 and H.264 codec, or RTMP.
  • Automatic management of time during playout (delay/ahead) with filler
  • Live source full handling inside the playlist control of VTR, Switcher, GPI to Cart Machine
  • Multichannel and high availability configurations
  • Hot Key feature for instant videos playout
  • Graphic overlay: logos, clocks, tickers, animations
  • High quality squeeze backs with animated background
  • Subtitles in overlay and Closed caption
  • Clip trimming and Metadata for advertisement intentioned graphic contents
  • User friendly playlist view with explicative color scheme
  • As run and system logs for certification