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Blackmagic Design UltraStudio Express 3G/SDI Capture w/Thunderbolt
  • Blackmagic Design UltraStudio Express 3G/SDI Capture w/Thunderbolt
  • Blackmagic Design UltraStudio Express 3G/SDI Capture w/Thunderbolt
  • Blackmagic Design UltraStudio Express 3G/SDI Capture w/Thunderbolt
  • Blackmagic Design UltraStudio Express 3G/SDI Capture w/Thunderbolt
 
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Blackmagic Design UltraStudio Express 3G/SDI Capture w/Thunderbolt

Manufacturer: Blackmagic Design

Item #: BMD-BDLKULSDEXPR   •   MFG #: ULTRASTUDIO EXPRESS

 

List Price:$495.00
Our Price:$470.25

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    UltraStudio Express connects all your professional and consumer video equipment for the highest quality 3 Gb/s SDI capture and playback using Thunderbolt technology. UltraStudio Express has built-in SDI and HDMI connections and comes with the two breakout cables that can be easily swapped when you need to. Breakout cables include analog component, S-Video and composite connections with both BNC and RCA connectors!

    UltraStudio Express is the Thunderbolt powered portable solution that powers from your laptop battery! You get high quality 3 Gb/s SDI, HDMI and analog capture and playback with both consumer RCA and professional BNC/XLR breakout cables so you can capture and playback from both consumer and professional equipment.

    Breakout Cable
    Extra connections for analog component/S-Video and composite, analog audio, genlock, AES/EBU audio, RS-422 deck control and more! Includes both consumer RCA and professional BNC/XLR breakout cables.

    HDMI Input and Output
    HDMI input and output connections for amazing quality capture and playback. Direct capture from cameras, and use low cost televisions for monitoring!

    3 Gb/s SDI Input
    3 Gb/s SDI input connection for decks, routers and cameras so you can capture amazing quality 10 bit SD/HD video.

    3 Gb/s SDI Output
    3 Gb/s SDI output connection for decks, routers and monitors so you can play back amazing quality 10 bit SD/HD video.

    Thunderbolt Connection
    Get blazing speeds for even full resolution real time dual stream 3D capture and playback! Powers from Thunderbolt connection so no power supply needed.

     
    • Features

      • Thunderbolt Powered I/O Device
      • SD/HD SDI Input and Output
      • HDMI Input and Output
      • 2 Breakout Cables (RCA vs. BNCs / XLRs)
      • Component / Composite / S-Video
      • Sync / Genlock / RS422
      • Captures in DPX and QuickTime
      • Real-Time Up / Down / Cross Conversion
      • HDMI Monitoring
       
    • Specifications

      • Inputs
      • Video:
      • SDI x1 10-bit SD/HD switchable
      • HDMI type A x1
      • Via breakout cable:
      • Component YUV x1 on 3 BNC or RCA connectors, supports HD and SD, switchable to S-video or composite
        Audio:
      • Via breakout cable:
      • Analog -- 2 channels via balanced XLR connectors or unbalanced RCA connectors
      • AES/EBU -- 2 channels unbalanced with sample rate converter on BNC connector
      • SDI -- 16 channels embedded HD / 8 channels embedded SD
      • HDMI -- 2 channels embedded in SD and HD.
        Outputs
      • Video:
      • SDI x1 10-bit SD/HD switchable
      • HDMI type A x1
      • Via breakout cable:
      • Component YUV x1 on 3 BNC or RCA connectors, supports HD and SD, switchable to S-video or composite
        Audio:
      • Via breakout cable:
      • Analog -- 2 channels via balanced XLR connectors or unbalanced RCA connectors
      • AES/EBU -- 2 channels unbalanced with sample rate converter on BNC connector
      • SDI -- 16 channels embedded HD / 8 channels embedded SD
      • HDMI -- 2 channels embedded in SD and HD.
        Sync Input
      • Blackburst in SD, 720p50, 720p59.94, 1080i50 and 1080i59.94 formats or Tri-Sync in any HD format.
        Device Control
      • Sony compatible RS-422 deck control port
      • Serial ports TxRx direction-reversible under software control.
        Computer Interface Thunderbolt x1.
        Format Support
      • SD:
      • 625/25 PAL, 525/29.97 NTSC
        HD:
      • 720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60, 1080i50, 1080i59.94, 1080i60, 1080PsF23.98, 1080p23.98, 1080PsF24, 1080p24, 1080PsF25, 1080p25, 1080PsF29.97, 1080p29.97, 1080PsF30, 1080p30.
        SDI Compliance SMPTE 259M, SMPTE 292M and SMPTE 296M.
        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
      • Audio:
      • Television standard sample rate of 48 kHz and 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.
      • Multi-Rate Support:
      • SDI and HDMI video connections are switchable between standard definition and high definition. SDI switches between 270 Mb/s standard definition SDI, 1.5 Gb/s HD-SDI and 3 Gb/s HD.
      • 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.
      • HD Up Conversion Real time standard definition to 1080HD and 720HD during video capture.
      • HD Cross Conversion Real time 720HD to 1080HD during video capture.
      • Real Time Effects: Apple Final Cut Pro internal effects, Adobe Premiere Pro Mercury Playback Engine effects, Avid Media Composer 6 internal effects.
      • Software Upgrade: Software driver loads upgrades at system start or via updater software.
      • System Compatibility: Mac OS X 10.6.8 Snow Leopard or later, and Mac OS X 10.7 Lion or later.
       
    • Item Includes

      • Blackmagic Design UltraStudio Express
      • 2 x Breakout Cables
      • Media Express Software
      • Disk Speed Test
      • Blackmagic System Preferences
      • Blackmagic Driver
      • 3-Year Limited Warranty
       
     
     

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