Blackmagic UltraStudio 4K 2

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    Blackmagic UltraStudio 4K 2

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    Jigsaw Code: X914AAI
    Manufacturer Code: BMD-BDLKULSR4K2

    • Form Factor: External Box
    • Connection: Thunderbolt

    Platform:  cross platform cross platform

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    £735.00£882.00 incVAT

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    The Blackmagic UltraStudio 4K 2 is a rack mount Thunderbolt 2 based capture and playback device with latest high performance technology including 4:4:4 and dual channel 3D stereoscopic, Ultra HD and 4K capture and playback, plus full resolution 4K monitoring. UltraStudio $K is the solution you need when doing high performance work that demands quality. Packe with the latest SDI, HDMI and analogue video, and timecode connections, as well as AES/EBU, balanced and unbalanced analog audio.

    UltraStudio works with all your favorite video software such as DaVinci Resolve, Final Cut Pro, Avid Media Composer and Adobe Creative Suite. UltraStudio are QuickTime and WDM based and work with any Mac OS X and Windows video software.

    Built on revolutionary Thunderbolt technology, UltraStudio uses a blazingly fast single cable connection to your computer that has the bandwidth to handle the highest resolution formats easily. Thunderbolt ensures low latency and highly accurate time synchronisation for the highest quality capture and playback. The high performance Ultrastudio 4K model is the world's First Thunderbolt 2 solution. Featuring double speed Thunderbolt 2 with loop thru and dual link 6G-SDI, it is ideal for demanding 3D stereoscopic workflows, Ultra HD and DCI 4K.

    UltraStudio 4K supports popular compressed video formats such as ProRes and DNxHD as well as 10-bit uncompressed video, so you?re not locked into a single file format. When working with uncompressed video all captured images are a perfect pixel-for-pixel clone of the source without any quality loss, so you have UltraStudio 4K supports popular compressed video formats such as ProRes and DNxHD as well as 10-bit uncompressed video, so you?re not locked into a single file format. When working with uncompressed video all captured images are a perfect pixel-for-pixel clone of the source without any quality loss, so you have the confidence you?re working at the absolute highest quality possible. Get the sharpest keying with green screens, cleanest compositions, superior color correction and more! Ultra HD 4K has 4 times the resolution of 1080HD for amazing looking images.

    UltraStudio 4K includes some of the most advanced video technologies available! The built in 6G-SDI operates at 4 times the speed of a regular HD-SDI connection, which means you get Ultra HD and 4K with only 1 BNC cable instead of the 4 BNC cables required in the past! This high bandwidth connection is perfect for full color resolution 4:4:4 video that's great for video effects and high frame rate video up to 1080p60. UltraStudio 4K also supports dual stream 3D with capture and playback of 2 independent channels.

    Specifications

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    General Specifications

    Form Factor
    External Box
    Connection
    Thunderbolt
    Additional Information
    Thunderbolt 2 compatible

    Video Inputs

    SDI Inputs
    2 x 10-bit SD/HD/2K and 2D/3D switchable. Supports 3 Gb/s single link 4:2:2/4:4:4 and dual link 4:2:2/4:4:4.
    HDMI Input
    1 x HDMI type A connector including 3D frame packing support.
    Analogue Inputs
    1 x Component YUV on 3 BNCs. 1 x composite on 1 BNC.

    Video Outputs

    SDI Outputs
    2 x 10-bit SD/HD/2K/4K and 2D/3D switchable.Supports 3 Gb/s single link 4:2:2/4:4:4 and dual link 4:2:2/4:4:4.
    HDMI Output
    1 x HDMI type A connector including 3D frame packing and 4K support.
    Analogue Outputs
    1 x Component YUV on 3 BNCs. 1 x composite on 1 BNC.

    Audio Inputs

    Digital Audio
    2 Channels unbalanced with sample rate converteron BNC connector.
    SDI Inputs
    8 Channels embedded in SD, HD and 2K.
    HDMI Inputs
    8 Channels embedded in SD and HD.
    Analogue Inputs
    2 Channels of professional balanced analog audio via XLR connectors.

    Audio Outputs

    Digital Audio
    2 Channels unbalanced with sample rate converteron BNC connector.
    SDI Outputs
    16 Channels embedded in SD, HD, 2K and 4K.
    HDMI Outputs
    8 Channels embedded in SD, HD and 4K.
    Analogue Outputs
    2 Channels of professional balanced analog audio via XLR connectors.

    General Connections

    Device Control
    Sony compatible RS422 deck control port. Serial ports TxRx direction reversible under software control.
    Sync/Reference
    Blackburst in SD or Tri-Sync in HD.

    Formats and Standards Supported

    SD Format Support
    625/25 PAL, 525/29.97 NTSC and 525/23.98 NTSC.
    HD Format Support
    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.
    2K Format Support
    2048 x 1556PsF23.98, 2048 x 1556PsF24, 2048 x 1556PsF25, 2048 x 1556p23.98, 2048 x 1556p24 and 2048 x 1556p25.
    4K Format Support
    3840x2160p/23.98, 3840x2160p/24, 3840x2160p/25.
    Video Sampling
    4:2:2 and 4:4:4 (4K is 4:2:2).

    Processing

    Up Conversion
    Built-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.
    Down Conversion
    Built 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.
    Cross Conversion
    Built-in, high quality hardware cross conversion from 720HD to 1080HD and 1080HD to 720HD on playback.
    3D Processing
    Dual stream and frame packed capture & playback.

    Support

    Warranty
    3 Years Limited Manafacturer's Warrenty
    System Requirements
    Requires a computer with a Thunderbolt connection Mac OX S 10.7 Lion or Later and MAc Os C 10.8 Mountain Lion or Later
    Included Software
    LiveKey Blackmagic System Preferences Blackmagic Driver

    What's in the box

    Ultrastudio 4k
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