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DTA-2137C - Satellite receiver for PCIe  


Satellite receiver for PCIe

DekTec's PCIe satellite-receiver card for QPSK, 8-PSK, 16-APSK and 32-APSK. With support for advanced DVB-S2 features and LNB power supply, this card is the multipurpose solution for DVB-S2.


Key Characteristics

NOTE: The DTA-2137C may be vulnerable to a BIOS issue on certain PC servers with Intel C602J, C610, C612 or X99 chipset.

RF frequency L-Band
950 to 2150MHz
Symbol Rate 2 to 40MBd
LNB supply (per channel) 13V/18V 400mA
Input Sensitivity -60 to -30dBm
Input return loss >10dB @ 0 to 1GHz
>4dB @ 1 to 2 GHz
MER 0 to 22dB

Inputs and Outputs

2x RF in 75-Ω F female
2x ASI out 75-Ω BNC
PCI Express PCIe x1

Modulation Standards

Included with base product DVB-S

PC Support

WindowsXP, 2k3/2k8, Vista,
 7, 8/8.1, 10
Linux  ≥2.6.18, 3.x, 4.x
Processor Core i5 minimum
Core i7 recommended

Or equivalent AMD CPUs


StreamXpress Play TS files over the ASI-output ports
StreamXpert Analyze your received transport streams using our analyzer software
VF-Rec Advanced Transport-Stream/SDI Recorder
Xpect Mosaic As complete solution for monitoring the cable network
DekTec SDKs Create your own full-custom application based on the input of the DTA-2137C


Satellite receiver for PCIe with StreamXpert Lite and StreamXpress player software.
Satellite receiver for PCIe with VF-Rec stream recorder and StreamXpert Lite and StreamXpress player software.
Satellite receiver for PCIe with StreamXpert 2.1 stream analyzer and StreamXpress player.

Prices exclude applicable sales tax, shipping charges and customs duties. Quantity discounts are available, please request a quotation.


  • Dual-channel L-Band-receiver for QPSK, 8-PSK and support for 16-APSK and 32-APSK in shared feed, single-channel mode. The two ASI output ports can be used for monitoring the signal or for independent output.
  • Supports for advanced DVB-S2 features, like VCM, MIS (multiple input streams) and GS (Generic Stream).
  • With support for BBFRAME, baseband frames, as described in the application note.
  • Full LNB support with DiSEqC interface and 13V/18V 200mA supply (PCIe power) or 400mA (with external power).
  • Each channel provides lock status, RF level, modulation type, code rate, SNR/MER, RS error counts (DVB-S only) and of course, the complete Transport Stream.


  • Monitoring and distribution of L-Band signals.
  • Remultiplexing DVB-S2 channels using our MuxXpert software.
  • A professional cable receiver, that can be used in your custom application, by use of our easy DTAPI.



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