DEVA DB8008 Digital Silence Monitor/Watchdog

Eliminate the chance of radio silence with DEVA Broadcast’s DB8000 Silence Monitor & Backup Audio Player. This device offers a simple design that is flexible, reliable and easy to integrate into your current set-up, whether it’s a local station or a large radio network.

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How does it work? When the DB8000 detects silence, it automatically starts playing a playlist via the built-in MP3 player. Uploading mp3 audio files from your PC is easy using an FTP client. The audio storage capacity of the DB8000 is 2 GB.

The DB8000 offers extra security in case of loss of audio. The audio backup functions as an integrated auxiliary audio input. The audio can be adjusted using the internal bass and treble controls. The DB8000 has DTMF remote control functions.


  • DSP-based core

  • Intelligent silence detector and back-up switch

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  • Configuration and monitoring via SNMP, WEB, LCD on front panel and keyboard

  • Alert notifications via e-mail, SNMP, analog opto-coupled outputs

  • 2 GB storage for more than 24 hours of non-repeated audio playback

  • Always new backup tracks with embedded FTP server

  • Professional balanced stereo analog inputs and outputs on XLR connectors

  • Professional AES / EBU digital audio inputs and output on XLR connectors

  • Consumer S / PDIF digital audio inputs and output on optical and coaxial connectors

  • Headphone jack on the front panel for checking the audio signal

  • TCP / IP remote monitoring and control via SNMP and WEB interface

  • Different audio sources

  • Multiformat IP audio stream (3x separate sources)

  • Built-in MP3 Player

  • External or internal digital clock synchronization

  • Digital volume control for all audio sources

  • Secure access to device settings

  • UPnP for easy discovery in local networks

  • Professional 19-inch 1U aluminium rack mounting chassis

  • Wide range internal power supply 100 – 240V AC 50 – 60 Hz

  • Easy installation and operation

  • External firmware upgrade for future-proof operation

  • 2 year warranty

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