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Blackmagic UltraStudio Mini Recorder - SDI/HDMI toThunderbolt

Blackmagic UltraStudio Mini Recorder - SDI/HDMI toThunderbolt
Blackmagic UltraStudio Mini Recorder - SDI/HDMI toThunderbolt
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The Power of Thunderbolt: Built on revolutionary Thunderbolt technology, UltraStudio has a fast 10 Gb/s connection that's up to 20 times faster than USB 2.0. That's enough bandwidth to handle the highest resolution video formats. UltraStudio operates with both compressed and uncompressed video, so it can handle anything and you're not locked into a single codec quality. UltraStudio is fully compatible with your favorite software. All UltraStudio files are open standard DPX and QuickTime format, so are compatible with all software.

SDI Video Input: 1x 10-bit SD/HD switchable
HDMI Video Input: 1x HDMI type A connector
SDI Audio Input: 8 channels embedded in SD and HD
HDMI Audio Input: 8 channels embedded in SD and HD
Computer Interface: Thunderbolt
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, 1080i59.94 and 1080i60
SDI Compliance: SMPTE 259M and SMPTE 292M
SDI Metadata Support: VITC read for 3:2 pulldown removal
VANC capture and playback using up to 3 lines of video in file
HD RP188 Closed captioning
Sampling Video: 4:2:2

Television standard sample rate of 48 kHz at 24 bit
Color Precision 10-bit
Color Space: REC 601, REC 709
HDMI Configuration: HDMI automatically configures to connected display
HDMI Resolution: Pixel for pixel HD resolution input to connected device
HDMI Color Precision: 10-bit
Multiple Rate Support: SDI and HDMI are switchable between standard definition and high definition
Copy Protection: HDMI input is unable to capture from copy protected HDMI sources
(Always confirm copyright ownership before capture or distribution of content.)
Colorspace Conversion: Hardware based real time
HD Down Conversion: Software based down conversion during video playback
Real Time Effects: Apple Final Cut Pro internal effects
Adobe Premiere Pro Mercury Playback Engine effects
Avid Media Composer 6 internal effects
Internal Software Upgrade Firmware built into software driver. Loaded at system start or via updater software.
Physical Installation Requires computer with a Thunderbolt port
System Compatibility Mac OS X 10.7 Lion or later, and Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion or later

If you encounter incompatibility issues with updated versions of OS X, please download the newest driver for the recorder from: