Blackmagic Design DeckLink Duo 2 Mini PCIe - BMD-BDLKDUO2LP
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    • Mini SD/HD/3G-SDI Input/Output
    • PCIe Interface
    • 1080p60 4:4:4 by Single-Link Mini 3G-SDI connectors
    • 10/12-Bit Processing
    • Down/Up/Cross Conversions
    • Mac OS X, Windows, and Linux Compatible
    Mfr # BDLKDUO2LP
    UPC # 9338716006193
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    Blackmagic DeckLink Duo 2 Mini

    The Blackmagic DeckLink Duo 2 Mini is a low-profile version of the DeckLink Duo 2.  Featuring 4 independent mini 3G-SDI connections, DeckLink Duo 2 Mini is a low-profile PCIe capture and playback card that supports SDI formats in SD and HD up to 1080p60! It's like having four separate capture or playback cards in one! Additionally, it's completely customizable so it's perfect for media play-out systems, multi screen digital signage servers, real time multi channel capture systems and more.

    This unit has Mini 3G-SDI connectors.

    Blackmagic DeckLink Duo 2


    Mini SDI Video Input
    4 x bidirectional 12-bit SD/HD independently configurable as either Input or Output

    Mini SDI Video Output
    4 x bidirectional 12-bit SD/HD independently configurable as either Input or Output

    Mini SDI Audio Input
    16 channels embedded in SD and HD

    Mini SDI Audio Output
    16 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.

    Computer Interface
    PCI Express 4 lane, compatible with 4 and 8 lane PCIe slots.

    DeckLink Duo 2 Mini


    Supports: AVC-Intra, AVCHD, Canon XF MPEG2, Digital SLR, DV-NTSC, DV-PAL, DVCPRO50, DVCPROHD, DPX, HDV, HEVC, XDCAM EX, XDCAM HD, XDCAM HD422, Apple ProRes 4444, Apple ProRes 422 HQ, Apple ProRes 422, Apple ProRes LT, Apple ProRes 422 Proxy, Uncompressed 8-bit 4:2:2, Uncompressed 10-bit 4:2:2, Uncompressed 10-bit 4:4:4


    Software Included
    DaVinci Resolve, Media Express, Disk Speed Test, LiveKey, Blackmagic Desktop Video Utility and Blackmagic driver on Mac OS X and Windows. Blackmagic Desktop Video Utility and Blackmagic driver on Linux.

    Internal Software Upgrade

    Firmware built into software driver. Loaded at system start or via updater software.
    Physical Installation

    PCI Express 4 lane, compatible with 4 and 8 lane PCI Express slots on Mac OS X, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10 and Linux. Mac OS X systems require a Mac Pro computer with PCI Express slots. Please check the Support pages to see the full system requirements.

    Video Standards

    SD Format Support
    525i29.97 NTSC, 625i25 PAL

    HD Format Support
    720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60
    1080p23.98, 1080p24, 1080p25, 1080p29.97, 1080p30, 1080p50, 1080p59, 1080p59.94, 1080p60
    1080PsF23.98, 1080PsF24, 1080PsF25, 1080PsF29.97, 1080PsF30
    1080i50, 1080i59.94, 1080i60

    Mini SDI Compliance
    SMPTE 259M, SMPTE 292M, SMPTE 296M, SMPTE 372M, SMPTE 425M A/B

    Mini 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 and closed captioning.

    Audio Sampling
    Television standard sample rate of 48 kHz and 24 bit.

    Video Sampling

    4:2:2, 4:4:4

    Color Precision
    8, 10-bit YUV 4:2:2 and 8, 10, 12-bit RGB 4:4:4

    Color Space
    REC 601, REC 709

    Software Applications

    DaVinci Resolve

    Fusion Icon
    Fusion 8
    Final Cut Pro Icon
    Final Cut Pro X
    Premiere Pro Icon
    Premiere Pro CC
    Avid Media Composer Icon
    Avid Media Composer
    After Effects Icon
    After Effects CC
    Avid Pro Tools Icon
    Avid Pro Tools
    Steinberg Cubase Icon
    Steinberg Cubase

    Steinberg Nuendo
    Photoshop Icon
    Photoshop CC
    Other supported applications include:
    The Foundry Nuke, Grass Valley Edius, Sony Catalyst Production Suite, Tools On Air Just: Play & Live & In, Softron MovieRecorder & MReplay, Adobe Flash Media Live Encoder, Telestream Wirecast, Livestream Producer, Resolume Arena, Magix Vegas Pro & Movie Edit Pro Premium, Corel VideoStudio Pro, CyberLink PowerDirector, Vidblaster X & Studio & Broadcast, Uniplay One & CG, CasparCG Server, Magicsoft CG, Xsplit Broadcaster, Imagine Communications Velocity & InfoCaster, DevTek Easy Media Suite, Metus Ingest, Boinx Software MimoLive, Cinegy Capture Pro, vMix Live, Renewed Vision ProPresenter, Ventuz Director, Class X Liveboard & Coral CG, Glookast Capturer, Open Broadcaster Software Studio, Nautilus NEMO3D.


    Colorspace Conversion
    Hardware based real time

    HD Down Conversion
    Built in, high quality software down converter from HD to SD on output. Down converted SD selectable between letterbox, anamorphic 16:9 and center cut 4:3 styles.

    HD Up Conversion
    Built in, high quality software up converter from SD to 720HD or 1080HD on input. Selectable between 4:3 pillarbox, 14:9 zoom and 16:9 zoom

    Cross Conversion
    Built-in, high quality software cross conversion from 720HD to 1080HD, 1080HD to 720HD on playback

    Real Time Effects

    Final Cut Pro X internal effects. Premiere Pro CC Mercury Playback Engine effects. Avid Media Composer internal effects.

    Physical Specifications

    DeckLink Duo 2

    Operating Systems

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    Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite,

    Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan or later.
    Windows Icon
    Windows 7, 8.1 and 10, all 64-bit.
    Linux Icon

    EMC Certifications

    FCC, CE and C-Tick

    Environmental Specifications

    Operating Temperature

    5˚ to 40˚ C (32˚ to 104˚ F)
    Storage Temperature

    -20˚ to 45˚ C (-4˚ to 113˚ F)
    Relative Humidity

    0% to 90% non-condensing

    Blackmagic DeckLink Duo 2 Mini

    What's Included

    • DeckLink Duo 2
    • SD card with software and manual


    3 Year Limited Manufacturer's Warranty