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Category: - Principal: - Product: High Speed IP Satellite Modem EL478 - Superseded by MDM6000 - Available from Melcom

Melcom supply Newtec's IP Satellite Modem EL478 - Now superseded by MDM6000


  • Interfaces to IP networks and equipment on GbE
  • Controls one LNB and receives one satellite signal
  • Routes / Filters IP packets on VLAN or (air-)MAC addresses or forwards packets transparently
  • Encapsulates / Decapsulates in XPE
  • Filters received data according to stream ID’s or PID’s
  • Accurately estimates the satellite link distortion and margin

Key Features

  • DVB-S2 compliant
  • QPSK, 8PSK, 16APSK, 32APSK, 1 to 45 Mbaud
  • XPE decapsulation up to 160 Mbits/s
  • Dual L-band input
  • Noise & Distortion Estimator (NoDE)
  • Adaptive equalizer


  • IP backbone
  • Leased line in the sky
  • IP trunking
  • Backhauling for WiMax
  • Disaster recovery

 Main Advantages

  • Optimized for high speed 
  • Lowest operational costs
  • High versatility & flexibility
  • Easy integration with terrestrial IT networks
  • High compactness

Melcom supply state of the art analogue, RF & Microwave components, multi-function modules and sub-systems.

Product name: High Speed IP Satellite Modem EL478 - Superseded by MDM6000 categories:

Suitable for the requirements of the professional electronics market Satcom.

If you can’t find the product you require please contact us for further information on our extensive range of off-the-shelf and bespoke products or for a quote.

Melcom electronics specialise in Active and Passive Components, Multi-function Modules and Sub-Systems of diverse technologies spanning the frequency spectrum DC to 100 GHz.

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