Blackmagic Design UltraStudio 4K 2 - BDLKULSR4K-2
  • Blackmagic Design UltraStudio 4K 2 - BDLKULSR4K-2
  • Blackmagic Design UltraStudio 4K 2 - BDLKULSR4K-2
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    • 1RU Rack Mount & Table-Top I/O Device
    • 2x 20Gb/s Thunderbolt 2 Ports
    • DCI/UHD 4K 4:2:2 Up to 30p by 1x 6G-SDI
    • DCI/UHD 4K 4:2:2 50p-60p by 2x 6G-SDI
    • DCI/UHD 4K 4:2:2 by HDMI
    • 1080p RGB 4:4:4 by Single-Link 3G-SDI
    • 1080p 4:2:2 by Single-Link HD-SDI
    • 1080p 4:4:4 by Dual-Link HD-SDI
    • Dual Channel 2D/3D Stereoscopic by SDI
    • HD Up/Down/Cross Conversion
    Item # BMD-BDLKULSR4K/2
    Mfr # BDLKULSR4K/2
    UPC # 9338716002485
    BA # BLUS4KTB2
    AS # B00GT63PA6
    AD # BMDBKULSR4K2

    Blackmagic UltraStudio 4K 2

    Rack mount Thunderbolt or Thunderbolt 2 based capture and playback "break out box" with latest high performance technology including 4:4:4 and dual channel 3D stereoscopic, Ultra HD and 4K capture and playback. UltraStudio 4K is the solution you need when doing high performance work that demands quality. Packed with the latest SDI, HDMI and analog video, and timecode connections, as well as AES/EBU, balanced and unbalanced analog audio. There is no better solution for video capture and playback!


    Blackmagic UltraStudio 4K 2

    Connections

    SDI Video Input
    2 x 10-bit SD/HD/2K/4K and 2D/3D switchable. Supports 3Gb/s and 6Gb/s single link and dual link.

    SDI Video Loop
    2 x reclocked 10-bit SD/HD/2K/4K. Supports 3Gb/s and 6Gb/s.

    SDI Video Output
    2 x 10-bit SD/HD/2K/4K and 2D/3D switchable. Supports 3Gb/s and 6Gb/s single link and dual link.

    Analog Video Input
    1 x Component YUV on 3 BNCs.
    1 x composite on 1 BNC.

    Analog Video Output
    1 x Component YUV on 3 BNCs.
    1 x composite on 1 BNC.

    HDMI Video Input
    1 x HDMI type A connector including 3D frame packing and Ultra HD support

    .HDMI Video Output
    1 x HDMI type A connector including 3D frame packing and Ultra HD support.

    Analog Audio Input
    2 Channels of professional balanced analog audio via XLR connectors and 2 channels of consumer unbalanced via RCA connections.

    Analog Audio Output
    2 Channels of professional balanced analog audio via XLR connectors.

    AES/EBU Audio Input
    2 Channels unbalanced with sample rate converter on BNC connector.

    AES/EBU Audio Output
    2 Channels unbalanced with sample rate converter on BNC connector.

    SDI Audio Input
    16 Channels embedded in SD/HD/2K/4K.

    SDI Audio Output
    16 Channels embedded in SD/HD/2K/4K.

    HDMI Audio Input
    8 Channels embedded in SD/HD/4K.

    HDMI Audio Output
    8 Channels embedded in SD/HD/4K.

    Timecode Input
    1 x XLR for LTC Input.

    Timecode Output
    1 x XLR for LTC Output.

    Sync Input
    Black burst in SD or Tri-Sync in HD.

    Device Control
    Sony? compatible RS422 deck control port. Serial ports TxRx direction reversible under software control.

    Computer Interface
    Thunderbolt? or Thunderbolt? 2

    UltraStudio 4K

    Codecs

    Supports: AVC-Intra, AVCHD, Canon XF MPEG2, Digital SLR, DV-NTSC, DV-PAL, DVCPRO50, DVCPROHD, DPX, HDV, 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

    Software Included
    Media Express, Disk Speed Test, LiveKey, Blackmagic Desktop Video Utility and Blackmagic driver on Mac OS X and Windows.
    Internal Software Upgrade
    Firmware built into software driver. Software driver loads upgrades at system start or via updater software.

    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: Nuke, Steinberg Nuendo, Avid Symphony, Avid News Cutter, Tools On Air just:in & live:cut & just:play & just:live, Softron OnTheAir, MovieRecorder and OnTheAir CG, Flash Media Encoder, Wirecast, Livestream Procaster, Resolume Avenue 4, Sony Vegas Pro, Corel VideoStudio Pro X4, CyberLink Power Director, MAGIX Video Pro X4, Vidblaster Pro & Studio & Broadcast, Uniplay, Playbox AirBox, CasparCG, Magicsoft CG, Xsplit Broadcaster, Imagine Communications Velocity & InfoCaster.

    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, 1080p59.94, 1080p60
    1080PsF23.98, 1080PsF24, 1080PsF25, 1080PsF29.97, 1080PsF30
    1080i50, 1080i59.94, 1080i60

    2K Format Support
    2K DCI 23.98p, 2K DCI 24p, 2K DCI 25p
    2K DCI 23.98PsF, 2K DCI 24PsF, 2K DCI 25PsF

    Ultra HD Format Support
    2160p23.98, 2160p24, 2160p25, 2160p29.97, 2160p30, 2160p50*, 2160p59.94*, 2160p60*
    *Output only

    4K Format Support
    4K DCI 23.98p, 4K DCI 24p, 4K DCI 25p

    SDI Compliance
    SMPTE 292M, SMPTE 259M, SMPTE 296M, SMPTE 372M, SMPTE 425M Level A and B, ITU-R BT.656 and ITU-R BT.601.

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

    Video Sampling
    4:2:2 and 4:4:4*
    *4K is 4:2:2

    Color Precision
    10-bit YUV up to 4K, 12-bit* RGB in HD and 2K *Output only

    Color Space
    REC 601, REC 709

    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.

    HDMI 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, 1080p59.94, 1080p60
    1080i50, 1080i59.94, 1080i60

    Ultra HD Format Support
    2160p23.98, 2160p24, 2160p25, 2160p29.97, 2160p30, 2160p50*, 2160p59.94*, 2160p60*
    *Output only

    4K Format Support
    4K DCI 23.98p, 4K DCI 24p, 4K DCI 25p

    HDMI Compliance
    HDMI 1.4b

    HDMI Resolution
    Pixel for pixel up to 4K resolutions.

    HDMI Color Precision
    10-bit RGB* in HD *capture only, output available via future software update. 10-bit YUV in HD and 4K.

    Copy Protection
    HDMI input is unable to capture from copy protected HDMI sources. Always confirm copyright ownership before capture or distribution of content.

    Processing

    Colorspace ConversionHardware based real time.

    3D Processing
    Dual stream and frame packed capture & playback.

    HD Down Conversion
    Built in, high quality hardware down converter outputs HD-SDI on SDI A output, SD-SDI on SDI B output and Composite and S-Video when working in HD video formats on playback. Switch analog video to Component and choose HD or SD output. Selectable between letterbox, anamorphic 16:9 and center cut 4:3 styles.

    HD Up Conversion
    Built-in, high quality hardware up conversion from SD to 720HD or 1080HD on playback. Selectable between 4:3 pillarbox, 14:9 pillarbox and 16:9 zoom. HD outputs via HD-SDI, HDMI and component analog.

    HD Cross Conversion
    Built in, high quality hardware cross conversion from 720HD to 1080HD and 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 Installation
    Requires computer with a Thunderbolt? port.

    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

    Linux

    Power Requirements

    1 x built-in international AC power supply with IEC C14 inlet. 120-240V, 50-60Hz.

    Physical Specifications

    UltraStudio 4K

    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

    Safety Compliance

    Safety Compliance

    Blackmagic UltraStudio 4K 2

    What's Included

    UltraStudio 4K

    SD card with software and manual

    Warranty

    3 Year Limited Manufacturer's Warranty.