The HX-1080 Series HD & SD TV non-contact connectors. These Hybrid fiber/electrical connectors are backed by more than 25 years of experience with expanded beam (EB) fiber connector technology and are already the performance bench-mark in military harsh environment tactical applications where reliability and consistent field performance are a given. In support of the deployment of HDTV and progressing from the limitations of legacy fiber contacting connector interfaces, Stratos has drawn on its unique experience for the development of the HX-1080 Broadcast Series. With world leading single mode EB optical performance using protected lensed fibers, the Stratos HX-1080 is designed to meet and exceed the generic requirements of the SMPTE specifications. On cameras at Studio or OB locations, Stratos HX-1080 Series connectors provide a solution that will work first time and every time. Offering unrivalled performance and versatility with low cost de-skilled field re-instatement solutions, and World-Wide support to HX-1080 are now set to become the new bench-mark for hybrid connectors in the challenging Broadcast environment.