Rack mount Thunderbolt or Thunderbolt 2 based capture and playback "break out box" with latest high performance technology including 4:4:4 and dual channel 3D stereoscopic, Ultra HD and 4K capture and playback. UltraStudio 4K is the solution you need when doing high performance work that demands quality. Packed with the latest SDI, HDMI and analog video, and timecode connections, as well as AES/EBU, balanced and unbalanced analog audio. There is no better solution for video capture and playback!SDI Video Input2 x 10-bit SD/HD/2K/4K and 2D/3D switchable. Supports 3Gb/s and 6Gb/s single link and dual link.SDI Video Loop2 x reclocked 10-bit SD/HD/2K/4K. Supports 3Gb/s and 6Gb/s.SDI Video Output2 x 10-bit SD/HD/2K/4K and 2D/3D switchable. Supports 3Gb/s and 6Gb/s single link and dual link.Analog Video Input1 x Component YUV on 3 BNCs.1 x composite on 1 BNC.Analog Video Output1 x Component YUV on 3 BNCs.1 x composite on 1 BNC.HDMI Video Input1 x HDMI type A connector including 3D frame packing and Ultra HD support.HDMI Video Output1 x HDMI type A connector including 3D frame packing and Ultra HD support.Analog Audio Input2 Channels of professional balanced analog audio via XLR connectors and 2 channels of consumer unbalanced via RCA connections.Analog Audio Output2 Channels of professional balanced analog audio via XLR connectors.AES/EBU Audio Input2 Channels unbalanced with sample rate converter on BNC connector.AES/EBU Audio Output2 Channels unbalanced with sample rate converter on BNC connector.SDI Audio Input16 Channels embedded in SD/HD/2K/4K.SDI Audio Output16 Channels embedded in SD/HD/2K/4K.HDMI Audio Input8 Channels embedded in SD/HD/4K.HDMI Audio Output8 Channels embedded in SD/HD/4K.Timecode Input1 x XLR for LTC Input.Timecode Output1 x XLR for LTC Output.Sync InputBlack burst in SD or Tri-Sync in HD.Device ControlSonyâ„¢ compatible RS422 deck control port. Serial ports TxRx direction reversible under software control.Computer InterfaceThunderboltâ„¢ or Thunderboltâ„¢ 2
CODECSSupports: AVC-Intra, AVCHD, Canon XF MPEG2, Digital SLR, DV-NTSC, DV-PAL, DVCPRO50, DVCPROHD, DPX, HDV, XDCAM EX, XDCAM HD, XDCAM HD422, Apple ProRes 4444, Apple ProRes 422 (HQ), Apple ProRes 422, Apple ProRes (LT), Apple ProRes 422 (Proxy), Uncompressed 8-bit 4:2:2, Uncompressed 10-bit 4:2:2, Uncompressed 10-bit 4:4:4.
SOFTWARESoftware IncludedMedia Express, Disk Speed Test, LiveKey, Blackmagic System Preferences and Blackmagic driver.Internal Software UpgradeFirmware built into software driver. Software driver loads upgrades at system start or via updater software.
SOFTWARE APPLICATIONSDaVinci ResolveFusionFinal Cut Pro XPremiere Pro CCAvid Media ComposerAfter Effects CCAvid Pro ToolsSteinberg CubaseSteinberg NuendoPhotoshop CC
Other supported applications include: Nuke, Steinberg Nuendo, Avid Symphony, Avid News Cutter, Tools On Air just:in & live:cut & just:play & just:live, Softron OnTheAir, MovieRecorder and OnTheAir CG, Flash Media Encoder, Wirecast, Livestream Procaster, Resolume Avenue 4, Sony Vegas Pro, Corel VideoStudio Pro X4, CyberLink Power Director, MAGIX Video Pro X4, Vidblaster Pro & Studio & Broadcast, Uniplay, Playbox AirBox, CasparCG, Magicsoft CG, Xsplit Broadcaster, Imagine Communications Velocity & InfoCaster.
SDI VIDEO STANDARDSSD Format Support525/29.97 NTSC, 625/25 PAL.HD Format Support1280 x 720p50, 1280 x 720p59.94, 1280 x 720p60, 1920 x 1080i50, 1920 x 1080i59.94, 1920 x 1080i60, 1920 x 1080PsF23.98, 1920 x 1080PsF24, 1920 x 1080PsF25, 1920 x 1080PsF29.97, 1920 x 1080PsF30, 1920 x 1080p23.98, 1920 x 1080p24, 1920 x 1080p25, 1920 x 1080p29.97, 1920 x 1080p30, 1920 x 1080p50, 1920 x 1080p59.94, 1920 x 1080p60.2K Format Support2048 x 1080PsF23.98, 2048 x 1080PsF24, 2048 x 1080PsF25, 2048 x 1080p23.98, 2048 x 1080p24, 2048 x 1080p25.4K Format Support3840 x 2160p23.98, 3840 x 2160p24, 3840 x 2160p25, 3840 x 2160p29.97, 3840 x 2160p30, 3840 x 2160p50*, 3840 x 2160p59.94*, 3840 x 2160p60*, 4096 x 2160p23.98, 4096 x 2160p24, 4096 x 2160p25. *Output onlySDI ComplianceSMPTE 292M, SMPTE 259M, SMPTE 296M, SMPTE 372M, SMPTE 425M Level A and B, ITU-R BT.656 and ITU-R BT.601.Audio SamplingTelevision standard sample rate of 48 kHz and 24 bit.Video Sampling4:2:2 and 4:4:4**4K is 4:2:2Color Precision10-bit YUV up to 4K, 12-bit* RGB in HD and 2K *Output onlyColor SpaceREC 601, REC 709SDI Metadata SupportVITC read for 3:2 pulldown removal. VANC capture and playback using up to 3 lines of video in file. HD RP188. Closed captioning.
HDMI VIDEO STANDARDSSD Format Support525/29.97 NTSC, 625/25 PAL.HD Format Support1280 x 720p50, 1280 x 720p59.94, 1280 x 720p60, 1920 x 1080i50, 1920 x 1080i59.94, 1920 x 1080i60, 1920 x 1080p23.98, 1920 x 1080p24, 1920 x 1080p25, 1920 x 1080p29.97, 1920 x 1080p30, 1920 x 1080p50, 1920 x 1080p59.94, 1920 x 1080p60.4K Format Support3840 x 2160p23.98, 3840 x 2160p24, 3840 x 2160p25, 3840 x 2160p29.97, 3840 x 2160p30, 3840 x 2160p50*, 3840 x 2160p59.94*, 3840 x 2160p60*, 4096 x 2160p23.98, 4096 x 2160p24, 4096 x 2160p25.HDMI ComplianceHDMI 1.4bHDMI ResolutionPixel for pixel up to 4K resolutions.HDMI Color Precision"10-bit RGB* in HD *capture only, output available via future software update. 10-bit YUV in HD and 4K."Copy ProtectionHDMI input is unable to capture from copy protected HDMI sources. Always confirm copyright ownership before capture or distribution of content.
PROCESSINGColorspace ConversionHardware based real time.3D ProcessingDual stream and frame packed capture & playback.HD Down ConversionBuilt in, high quality hardware down converter outputs HD-SDI on SDI A output, SD-SDI on SDI B output and Composite and S-Video when working in HD video formats on playback. Switch analog video to Component and choose HD or SD output. Selectable between letterbox, anamorphic 16:9 and center cut 4:3 styles.HD Up ConversionBuilt-in, high quality hardware up conversion from SD to 720HD or 1080HD on playback. Selectable between 4:3 pillarbox, 14:9 pillarbox and 16:9 zoom. HD outputs via HD-SDI, HDMI and component analog.HD Cross ConversionBuilt in, high quality hardware cross conversion from 720HD to 1080HD and 1080HD to 720HD on playback.Real Time EffectsFinal Cut Pro X internal effects. Premiere Pro CC. Mercury Playback Engine effects. Avid Media Composer internal effects.Physical InstallationRequires computer with a Thunderbolt or Thunderbolt 2 port. Please check support pages to see the full system requirement.
OPERATING SYSTEMSMac OS X 10.9 Mavericks, Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite or later.Windows 7 or Windows 8.
POWER REQUIREMENTS1 x built-in international AC power supply with IEC C14 inlet. 120-240V, 50-60Hz.
PHYSICAL SPECIFICATIONSDimensions: 19"W x 1.73"H x 5.59"DWeight: 3.7 lbs
ENVIRONMENTAL SPECIFICATIONSOperating Temperature5Â° to 40Â° C (32Â° to 104Â° F)Storage Temperature-20Â° to 45Â° C (-4Â° to 113Â° F)Relative Humidity0% to 90% non-condensing
WHAT'S INCLUDEDUltraStudio 4KSoftware SD Card
WARRANTY3 Year Limited Manufacturer's Warranty.