Blackmagic Design Demonstrates 3 New Video Capture Cards at Broadcast Video Expo
Blackmagic Design Inc. today announced they will showcase their new award-winning product line including the new DeckLink HD Extreme, new DeckLink Studio and new DeckLink SDI shown for
the first time to the broadcast and post production industries at Broadcast Video Expo 2009. The complete Blackmagic Design product line will be shown including a wide range of converters and router products.
DeckLink HD Extreme
DeckLink HD Extreme is the world's first capture card to feature SDI, HDMI and analog component, NTSC, PAL and S-Video capture and playback, combined with Dual Link 3 Gb/s SDI technology and hardware down conversion. With SDI, HDMI and analog video capture and playback, combined with both balanced analog and AES/EBU digital audio, DeckLink HD Extreme lets customers connect to all decks, cameras and monitors. DeckLink HD Extreme instantly switches between SD and HD video, so is the ideal solution for all post production and broadcast users when working on design, editing, paint and effects tasks.
With built in 3 Gb/s SDI, DeckLink HD Extreme can also instantly switch to full resolution 2K feature film editing. DeckLink HD Extreme also includes built in hardware down converter so users can monitor both SD and HD at the same time during playback and capture.
DeckLink Studio features SDI and enhanced analog connections: SDI, analog component, S-Video and composite video, Plus, it has a built in hardware down converter and an incredible 4 channels of balanced analog audio, 8 channels of SDI audio and 2 channels of AES/EBU digital with sample rate converters. DeckLink Studio lets you move seamlessly between SD and HD workflows for the ultimate in creative flexibility! For a broadcast strength solution, DeckLink Studio also has RS-422 deck control and blackburst and tri-sync reference input.
About DeckLink SDI
DeckLink SDI combines highest quality 10 bit SD/HD-SDI capture and playback with an unprecedented low cost. It's perfect for use with SDI decks, or in large facilities with SDI routers and has incredible quality SD/HD-SDI capture and playback. The world's smallest and most affordable 10 bit SDI video card works in both SD and HD and includes blackburst, tri-sync reference input, 8 channels of SDI embedded audio and RS422 deck control.
Availability and Price
DeckLink HD Extreme is available now and in stock for only £715, US$995 or €775. DeckLink Studio is available now and in stock for only £495, US$695 or €545. DeckLink SDI is available now and in stock for only £285, US$395 or €325.
All Blackmagic products are available from Blackmagic Design authorized resellers worldwide.