Video Inputs
Up to 4 simultaneous live video sources, in any combination of supported connection types, resolutions and frame rates
  • Direct input of cameras and video devices in any combination of HD-SDI, HD Component, SD-SDI, SD Component, Y/C (BNC) or Composite connections
  • Per-input format configuration, scaler and frame synchronizer enabling intermixing of formats
Video Outputs
  • 2 x primary A/V output channels configurable for SDI or analog (Component or Y/C + Composite)
  • 1 x HDMI output (follows actively-controlled output channel)
  • 2 x network outputs via NDI™ to compatible receiving device(s)
Output Modes
A; B; A+B
Recording
4 simultaneous recording channels
Recording Format
Native recording up to 1080p resolution in MPEG-2 all I-frame format
Recording Capacity
Accommodates ~40 hours 1080i via internal drive and 1TB removable media drive (included)
  • Trayless SATA III removable drive bay with hot-swap support for extended storage and backup
  • Simultaneous recording of 2 channels per drive
Playback
0% to 100% variable-speed playback
Monitoring
DVI and HDMI monitor outputs for user interface and multiviewer displays
  • Resizable, full field rate preview monitors for all live sources and output channels
  • View playback status and data in real time via HUD display
Audio Inputs
4 x SDI embedded
3 x 2 Balanced 1/4”
1 x 2 Balanced XLR
Audio Outputs
2 x SDI embedded
1 x 2 Balanced XLR
1 x 2 Balanced 1/4”
Supported Session Formats
NTSC model:
  • 1080/30p, 1080/24p, 1080/60i, 720/60p, 720/30p, 720/24p, 480/60i
Multi-Standard model:
  • NTSC 1080/30p, 1080/24p, 1080/60i, 720/60p, 720/30p, 720/24p, 480/60i
  • NTSC-J 1080/30p, 1080/24p, 1080/60i, 720/60p, 720/30p, 720/24p, 480/60i
  • PAL 1080/25p, 1080/24p, 1080/50i, 720/50p, 720/25p, 720/24p, 576/25i
Processing
  • Video: 4:4:4:4, 32-bit Floating Point
  • Audio: Floating Point, 96kHz
A/V Standards
  • HD-SDI video conforms to SMPTE 292M
  • SD video conforms to SMPTE 259M and ITU-R BT.656
  • Analog audio levels conform to SMPTE RP-155
Timecode
External LTC source or internal system clock
Genlock
Genlock input supporting SD (Bi-level) or HD (Tri-level) reference signals
Controller
Optional 3Play hardware control surface
  • Surface ~ 10.0 W x 0.5 H x 11.6 D in (25.4 x 1.3 x 29.5 cm)
  • Base ~ 9.0 W x 10.7 D in (22.9 x 27.2 cm)
  • Base Height ~ 0.5-2.0 in (1.3-5.1 cm)
System Physical
2RU chassis with 430W PSU and multi-tiered hardware and software fail-safe
  • 19.0 x 3.5 x 21.5 in (48.3 x 8.9 x 54.6 cm)
  • 26 lbs (11.8 kg)
Subject to change without notice.

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