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Blackmagic Design UltraStudio 4K 2

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, timecode connections, as well as AES/EBU, balanced and unbalanced analog audio. There is no better solution for video capture and playback!

Features

  • 1RU Rack Mount & Table-Top I/O Device
  • 2x 20Gb/s Thunderbolt 2 Ports
  • DCI/UHD 4K 4:2:2 Up to 30p by 1x 6G-SDI
  • DCI/UHD 4K 4:2:2 50p-60p by 2x 6G-SDI
  • DCI/UHD 4K 4:2:2 by HDMI
  • 1080p RGB 4:4:4 by Single-Link 3G-SDI
  • 1080p 4:2:2 by Single-Link HD-SDI
  • 1080p 4:4:4 by Dual-Link HD-SDI
  • Dual Channel 2D/3D Stereoscopic by SDI
  • HD Up/Down/Cross Conversion
  • RM5,100.00
Qty:  
  • Weight
    1.68 kg
  • SKU
    BDLKULSR4K/2

Specifications

SDI Video Input2x 10-bit SD/HD/Ultra HD/4K (2D/3D switchable)
Supports 3 Gb/s and 6 Gb/s dual link 4:2:2/4:4:4

4K and 1080p formats supported:
DCI / UHD 4K 4:2:2 by single-link 6G-SDI
1080p RGB 4:4:4 by single-link 3G-SDI
1080p 4:2:2 by single-link HD-SDI
1080p 4:4:4 by dual-link HD-SDI
SDI Video Loop2x reclocked, 10-bit SD, HD, 3G-SDI, 6G-SDI
SDI Video Output2x 10-bit SD/HD/3G/Ultra HD/4K (2D/3D switchable)
Supports 3 Gb/s and 6 Gb/s dual link 4:2:2/4:4:4

4K and 1080p formats supported:
DCI / UHD 4K 4:2:2 by single-link 6G-SDI
1080p RGB 4:4:4 by single-link 3G-SDI
1080p 4:2:2 by single-link HD-SDI
1080p 4:4:4 by dual-link HD-SDI
Analog Video Input1x Component YUV on 3 BNCs
1x Composite on 1 BNC
Analog Video Output1x Component YUV on 3 BNCs
1x composite on 1 BNC
HDMI Video Input1x HDMI type A connector including 3D frame packing, Ultra HD, and 4K support

4K format supported:
DCI 4K 4:2:2 by HDMI
HDMI Video Output1x HDMI type A connector including 3D frame packing, Ultra HD, and 4K support

4K format supported:
DCI 4K 4:2:2 by HDMI
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 connectors
AES/EBU Audio Output2 channels unbalanced with sample rate converter on BNC connector
SDI Audio Input8 channels embedded in SD
16 channels embedded in HD
16 channels embedded in Ultra HD and 4K
SDI Audio Output8 channels embedded in SD
16 channels embedded in HD
16 channels embedded in Ultra HD and 4K
HDMI Audio Input8 channels embedded in SD, HD, 2K, Ultra HD, and 4K
HDMI Audio Output8 channels embedded in SD, HD, 2K, Ultra HD, and 4K
Timecode Input1x XLR for LTC input
Timecode Output1x XLR for LTC output
Sync InputBlackburst in SD or Tri-Sync in HD
Device ControlSony compatible RS-422 deck control port
Serial ports Tx/Rx direction reversible under software control
Computer Interface2x Thunderbolt 2
Supported CodecsAVC-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
Supported ApplicationsApple Final Cut Pro X, Adobe Premiere Pro, Avid Media Composer, Adobe After Effects, Nuke - The Foundry, DaVinci Resolve, Avid Pro Tools, Steinberg Cubase, Steinberg Nuendo, Adobe Photoshop, Avid Symphony, Avid News Cutter, Tools On Air just:in / live:cut / just:play / just:live, Softron OnTheAir Video/ MovieRecorder / 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, Vidcaster Pro / Studio / Broadcast, Uniplay, Playbox AirBox, CasparCG, Magicsoft CG, Xsplit Broadcaster, Harris Infocaster
Internal Software UpgradeFirmware built into software driver. Software driver loads upgrades at system start or via updater software.
4K Format SupportSDI:
3840x2160p/23.98, 3840x2160p/24, 3840x2160p/25, 3840x2160p29.97, 3840x2160p30, 3840x2160p50, 3840x2160p59.94, 3840x2160p60, 4096x2160p23.98, 4096x2160p24, 4096x2160p25, 4096x2160p29.97, 4096x2160p30, 4096x2160p50, 4096x2160p59.94, 4096x2160p60

HDMI:
3840x2160p/23.98, 3840x2160p/24, 3840x2160p/25, 3840x2160p29.97, 3840x2160p30, 4096x2160p23.98, 4096x2160p24
HD Format SupportSDI:
720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60, 1080PsF23.98, 1080p23.98, 1080PsF24, 1080p24, 1080PsF25, 1080p25, 1080PsF29.97, 1080p29.97, 1080PsF30, 1080p30, 1080i50, 1080p50, 1080i59.94, 1080p59.94, 1080i60, and 1080p60

HDMI:
720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60, 1080PsF23.98, 1080p23.98, 1080PsF24, 1080p24, 1080PsF25, 1080p25, 1080PsF29.97, 1080p29.97, 1080PsF30, 1080p30, 1080i50, 1080p50, 1080i59.94, 1080p59.94, 1080i60, and 1080p60
SD Format SupportSDI:
625/25 PAL, 525/29.97 NTSC

HDMI:
625/25 PAL, 525/29.97 NTSC
ComplianceSDI:
SMPTE 292M, SMPTE 259M, SMPTE 296M, SMPTE 372M, SMPTE 425M level B, ITU-R BT.656 and ITU-R BT.601

HDMI:
HDMI 1.4b
SDI Video SamplingHD and 4K at up to 30p at 4:2:2 and 4:4:4
(anything above 30p in either HD or UHD will be sampled at 4:2:2)
Color PrecisionSDI / HDMI: 10-bit
SDI Color SpaceREC 601, REC 709
SDI Audio SamplingTelevision standard sample rate of 48 kHz and 24 bit
SDI 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 ResolutionPixel for pixel up to 4K resolutions
HDMI Copy ProtectionHDMI input is unable to capture from copy protected HDMI sources. Always confirm copyright ownership before capture or distribution of content.
Colorspace ConversionHardware based real-time
3D ProcessingDual stream and frame packed capture and 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 EffectsApple Final Cut Pro internal effects
Adobe Premiere Pro Mercury Playback Engine effects
Avid Media Composer internal effects
System RequirementsMac with Thunderbolt or Thunderbolt 2, and OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, OS X 10.9 Mavericks, or later
Power1x built-in international AC power supply with IEC C14 inlet 120-240 V, 50-60 Hz
Operating Temperature5 to 40°C
Storage Temperature-20 to 45°C
Relative Humidity0 to 90% non-condensing
Safety ComplianceFCC, CE, C-Tick
Dimensions48.2 x 14.2 x 4.4 cm
Weight1.68 kg