SDI Video Input: 2 x 10 bit SD/HD independently switchable
SDI Video Output: 2 x 10 bit SD/HD independently switchable
SDI Audio Input: 8 Channels per input, embedded in SD and HD
SDI Audio Output: 8 Channels embedded in SD and HD
Sync Input: 1 x common 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, 8 and 16 lane PCIe slots
HD Format Support: 720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60, 1080PsF23.98, 1080p23.98, 1080PsF24, 1080p24, 1080PsF25, 1080p25, 1080PsF29.97, 1080p29.97, 1080PsF30, 1080p30, 1080i50, 1080i59.94 and 1080i60.
SD Format Support: 625/25 PAL, 525/29.97 NTSC and 525/23.98 NTSC.
SDI Compliance: SMPTE 259M and 292M.
Multiple Rate support: SDI video connections are switchable between standard definition and high definition. SDI switches between 270 Mb/s standard definition SDI and 1.5 Gb/s HD-SDI
Video Sampling: 4:2:2
Colour Precision: 10 bit
Colour Space: 4:2:2 YUV
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.
Audio Sampling: Television rate of 48kHz and 24 bit.
Copy Protection: For legal reasons HDMI input is unable to capture from copy protected HDMI sources. Always confirm copyright ownership before capture or distribution of content.
Colourspace Conversion: Hardware based real time.
HD Down Conversion: HD to SD on video capture or video playback
HD Up Conversion: SD to 720HD or 1080HD on video capture.
Cross Conversion: 720HD to 1080HD on video capture.
Real Time Effects: Apple Final Cut Pro internal effects in DV, DVCPRO HD, ProRes and uncompressed on Intel Mac OS X. Adobe Premiere Pro internal effects in DV, DVCPRO HD, MJPEG and uncompressed.
Software Included: Media Express, Disk Speed Test, LiveKey, Blackmagic System Preferences and Blackmagic driver on Mac OS X. Media Express, Disk Speed Test, LiveKey, Blackmagic Control Panel and Blackmagic driver on Windows. Media Express, Blackmagic Control Panel and Blackmagic driver on Linux.
Firmware Upgrade: Firmware built into software driver. Loaded at system start or via updater software.
Installation: PCI Express 4 lane, compatible with 4, 8, 16 lane PCI Express slots. Please see the full system requirements for Mac OS X and Windows. Mac OS X systems require an Intel-based Mac Pro computer
Product Warranty: 3 Year Limited Manufacturer's Warranty.