AJA Kona LHe Plus SDI, HD-SDI and Analogue HD/SD I/O Card

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    AJA Kona LHe Plus SDI, HD-SDI and Analogue HD/SD I/O Card

    Estimated 2-3 Days Delivery

    Jigsaw Code: X520AAD
    Manufacturer Code: KONALHEPLUS

    • Form Factor: Internal Card
    • Connection: PCIe

    Platform:  cross platform cross platform

    Availability:  Estimated 2-3 Days Delivery

    £850.00£1,020.00 incVAT

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    The AJA Kona LHe Plus offers powerful video capture and playback; an ideal solution for the broadcast and television post production environment, combining performance reliability and flexibility. KONA LHe Plus offers a full host of professional no-compromise features: 10-bit or 8-bit uncompressed video, 2-channel AES digital audio and 8-channel SDI embedded digital audio, analog composite or s-video or SD/HD component video I/O, 2-channel balanced analog audio I/O, and broadcast quality hardware down-conversion from HD to SD. Also included is 9-pin RS422 machine control. The Kona LHE has improved performance with RGB graphics applications such as Adobe After Effects.

    Mac drivers have been optimised for use on OS X with applications and advanced AJA hardware capabilities controlled easily at-a-glance in the application being used. It works natively with Apple Final Cut Studio , Adobe Creative Suite and Autodesk Smoke on a Mac. The KONA Desktop feature allows broadcast design elements to be viewed with the proper aspect ratio and color depth on a broadcast monitor via the KONA card. Powerful AJA utilities, Easy Setups, and plug-ins round out the Mac environment providing support for all popular Mac application workflows

    The Kona for Pc software allows windows to access the hardware power of your Kona card with all major editing and graphics applications. Supplied AJA plug-ins integrate your Kona card into a variety of graphics/visual effects software applications to make operations even easier to use. Using AJA's plug-ins, sophisticated features appear as if the were native to the software application user interface. Directly supported applications on Pc include Premier Pro, After Effects, Photoshop, Autodesk Combustion and Eyeon Digital Fusion.

    The Kona PC software included AJA Machina Stand alone software for Capture and playback, with full VTR machine control with full access to any and all Kona supported file formats, video standards and hardware conversions. Files Captured from Machina can be imported into virtually any software package that supports these file formats such as compositing programmes, 3D animation programmes, audio editing programs and much more, Exported files from your video application of choice can be played out to video and audio equipment of your choice.


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    General Specifications

    Form Factor
    Internal Card

    Video Inputs

    SDI Inputs
    1 x BNC
    Analogue Inputs
    Composite/S-Video (Y/C) SD Component (3x BNC)

    Video Outputs

    SDI Outputs
    SD SDI 1 x BNC HD SDI 1 x BNC
    Analogue Outputs
    Composite/S-Video (Y/C) 1 x BNC Component 3 x BNC

    Audio Inputs

    Digital Audio
    2 channel 1 x XLR on Breakout
    SDI Inputs
    8 channels embedded
    Analogue Inputs
    Composite/S-Video 1 x BNC

    Audio Outputs

    Digital Audio
    2 channel on 1 x XLR
    SDI Outputs
    8 channel embedded
    Analogue Outputs
    2 channel unbalenced via 2 x RCA Jack

    General Connections

    Device Control
    RS422 sony 9 Pin Protocol
    1 BNC assignable to Reference video or LTC input Reference: Analogue color Black 1V or Composite Sync 2 or 4 V non terminating

    Formats and Standards Supported

    SD Format Support
    525i 29.97 625i 25
    HD Format Support
    720P 50, 59.94, 60 1080i 25, 29.97, 30 1080PsF 23.98, 24 1080p 23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30
    Video Sampling


    Down Conversion
    Hardware 10-bit (Anamorpic, Letterbox, Crop)


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