Blackmagic Design Smart Videohub 20x20 - VHUBSMART6G2020
  • Blackmagic Design Smart Videohub 20x20 - VHUBSMART6G2020
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  • Blackmagic Design Smart Videohub 20x20 - VHUBSMART6G2020
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    • This is an open box unit. It is in 100% working condition.

    • Ships in original product box with original packaging. Be sure to review the "What's in the Box" tab for the specifics of exactly what is included.

    • Routing Switcher
    • 20 x 6G-SDI Inputs / 20 x 6G-SDI Outputs
    • Supports SD, HD, Ultra HD 4K, DCI 4K
    • 4:2:2 and 4:4:4 Sampling
    • 10-Bit Processing
    • SDI Reclocking
    • Built-In LCD with Spin Knob Control
    • Push Buttons on Front Panel
    • Ethernet for Remote Control
    • Videohub Control Software Included
    Item # BMD-VHUBSMART6G2020-OB
    Mfr # VHUBSMART6G2020
    UPC # 9338716002669
    BA # BLSVH2020
    AS # B00O4CVM1Q
    AD # BMSVHUB2020

    Blackmagic Smart Videohub 20x20

    Smart Videohub 20x20 is a larger advanced Ultra HD mixed format router with built in control panel and monitoring. Ideal for larger workgroups and mobile broadcasting, it includes advanced 6G-SDI connections so you can simultaneously connect and route any combination of SD, HD and Ultra HD video all on the same router at the same time. You also get revolutionary new visual routing with the unique spin knob control, push button panel and the built in LCD screen. Also includes Ethernet for remote control and a fully customizable software development kit for Mac and Windows.

    Blackmagic Smart Videohub 20x20


    SDI Video Input
    20 x 10 bit SD-SDI, HD-SDI and 6G-SDI.

    SDI Video Output
    20 x 10 bit SD-SDI, HD-SDI and 6G-SDI.

    Reference Input
    Blackburst and TriSync for SD, HD and 4K.

    Multi Rate Support
    Auto detection of SD, HD or 6G-SDI. Simultaneous routing of 4K, HD, SD video and DVB-ASI.

    USB or Ethernet.

    Router Control
    21 buttons for local control of Videohub. 6 buttons and scroll wheel for control of LCD display or RJ45 Ethernet.

    Router Configuration
    Via front panel LCD or use either RJ45 Ethernet or USB 2.0 for setting IP address only.

    RS-422 Router Control
    1 x input for controlling router crosspoint switching.

    On all SDI outputs, auto switching between standard definition, high definition or 6G-SDI video.

    Smart Videohub 20x20


    SD Format Support
    525i23.98, 515i29.97 NTSC, 625i25 PAL

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

    2K Format Support1080p23.98, 1080p24, 1080p25
    1080PsF23.98, 1080PsF24, 1080PsF25

    Ultra HD Format Support
    2160p23.98, 2160p24, 2160p25, 2160p29.97, 2160p30

    4K Format Support
    2160p23.98, 2160p24, 2160p25, 2160p29.97, 2160p30

    SDI Compliance
    SMPTE 259M, SMPTE 292M, SMPTE 296M, SMPTE 310M, SMPTE 425M Level A/B, ITU-R BT.656 and ITU-R BT.601.

    SDI Video rates
    SDI video inputs are switchable between standard definition, high definition and 4K. SDI switches between 270 Mb/s standard definition SDI, 1.5 Gb/s HD-SDI, 3G-SDI and

    SDI Video Sampling
    4:2:2 and 4:4:4

    SDI Audio Sampling
    Television standard sample rate of 48kHz and 24 bit.
    SDI Color Precision
    4:2:2 and 4:4:4 10 bit.

    SDI Color Space
    YUV or RGB.

    SDI Auto Switching
    Automatically selects between SD-SDI, HD-SDI, 6G-SDI and DVB-ASI on each input so that each input can be running a different television standard.

    SDI Metadata Support
    Video payload identification ancillary data as per SMPTE 352M.


    Built-in LCD for video and menu settings.


    Software Control
    Router control included free for Windows? and Mac OS X?.
    Internal Software Upgrade
    Via included updater application.

    Operating Systems

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    Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite,
    Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan or later.

    Windows Icon

    Windows 8.1 or Windows 10.

    Power Requirements

    Power Fail Protection
    Router connections preserved and restored instantly at power on.
    Power Supply
    IEC power cable required. 90 - 240V AC input.
    Power Consumption
    34 Watts

    Physical Specifications

    Smart Videohub 20x20

    Physical Installation

    Physical Installation
    1 rack unit size. Less than 6 inches deep.

    Environmental Specifications

    Operating Temperature
    0° 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 Smart Videohub 20x20

    What's Included

    • Smart Videohub 20x20
    • SD card with software and manual


    3 Year Limited Manufacturer Warranty, and 1 Year Warranty on the front panel.