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Blackmagic Design (BMD-BDLKULSR4K2) UltraStudio 4K Thunderbolt 2 (BMD-BDLKULSR4K2) with Two 20Gb/s Thunderbolt 2 Ports

1RU Rack Mount & Table-Top I/O DeviceDual channel 2D/3D stereoscopic by SDI, HD Up/Down/Cross conversion

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What's in the box:

  • Blackmagic Design UltraStudio 4K Thunderbolt 2
  • Software CD featuring:
  • Media Express
  • Disk Speed Test
  • LiveKey
  • Blackmagic System Preferences
  • Blackmagic Driver on Mac OS X
  • 3-Year Limited Warranty

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Item Number 
BMD-BDLKULSR4K2
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BMD-BDLKULSR4K2

The Blackmagic Design UltraStudio 4K Thunderbolt 2 is an external 1RU/table-top I/O device with two 20Gb/s Thunderbolt ports. It captures DCI 4K 4:2:2 or UHD 4K YUV 4:2:2 by single-link 6G-SDI up to 30p and by dual-link 6G-SDI from 50p to 60p; 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; and DCI/UHD 4K 4:2:2 by HDMI. 4K can be input/output compressed and uncompressed. The SDI inputs also support dual-channel 2D/3D stereoscopic workflows.

Features:

  • 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

Be sure to check out the brochure and Spec sheet for more features and information!

Specifications for the Blackmagic Design (BMD-BDLKULSR4K2) UltraStudio 4K Thunderbolt 2

{ "SDI Video Input" : { "2x 10-bit SD/HD/Ultra HD/4K (2D/3D switchable) " : "", "Supports 3 Gb/s and 6 Gb/s dual link 4:2:2/4:4:4" : "", "4K and 1080p formats supported" : { "DCI / UHD 4K 4:2" : "2 by single-link 6G-SDI ", "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" } }, "SDI Video Loop" : "2x reclocked, 10-bit SD, HD, 3G-SDI, 6G-SDI", "SDI Video Output" : { "2x 10-bit SD/HD/3G/Ultra HD/4K (2D/3D switchable)" : "", "Supports 3 Gb/s and 6 Gb/s dual link 4:2:2/4:4:4" : "", "4K and 1080p formats supported" : { "DCI / UHD 4K 4:2" : "2 by single-link 6G-SDI ", "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" } }, "Analog Video Input" : [ "1x Component YUV on 3 BNCs ", "1x Composite on 1 BNC" ], "Analog Video Output" : [ "1x Component YUV on 3 BNCs ", "1x composite on 1 BNC" ], "HDMI Video Input" : { "1x HDMI type A connector including 3D frame packing, Ultra HD, and 4K support" : "", "4K format supported" : "DCI 4K 4:2:2 by HDMI" }, "HDMI Video Output" : { "1x HDMI type A connector including 3D frame packing, Ultra HD, and 4K support " : "", "4K format supported" : "DCI 4K 4:2:2 by HDMI" }, "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 connectors", "AES/EBU Audio Output" : "2 channels unbalanced with sample rate converter on BNC connector", "SDI Audio Input" : [ "8 channels embedded in SD ", "16 channels embedded in HD ", "16 channels embedded in Ultra HD and 4K" ], "SDI Audio Output" : [ "8 channels embedded in SD ", "16 channels embedded in HD ", "16 channels embedded in Ultra HD and 4K" ], "HDMI Audio Input" : "8 channels embedded in SD, HD, 2K, Ultra HD, and 4K", "HDMI Audio Output" : "8 channels embedded in SD, HD, 2K, Ultra HD, and 4K", "Timecode Input" : "1x XLR for LTC input", "Timecode Output" : "1x XLR for LTC output", "Sync Input" : "Blackburst in SD or Tri-Sync in HD", "Device Control" : [ "Sony compatible RS-422 deck control port ", "Serial ports Tx/Rx direction reversible under software control" ], "Computer Interface" : "2x Thunderbolt 2", "Supported Codecs" : [ "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" ], "Supported Applications" : [ "Apple Final Cut Pro X", "Adobe Premiere Pro", "Avid Media Composer", "Adobe After Effects", "Nuke - The Foundry", "DaVinci Resolve", "Avid Pro Tools", "Steinberg Cubase", "Steinberg Nuendo", "Adobe Photoshop", "Avid Symphony", "Avid News Cutter", "Tools On Air just:in / live:cut / just:play / just:live", "Softron OnTheAir Video/ MovieRecorder / 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", "Vidcaster Pro / Studio / Broadcast", "Uniplay", "Playbox AirBox", "CasparCG", "Magicsoft CG", "Xsplit Broadcaster", "Harris Infocaster" ], "Internal Software Upgrade" : "Firmware built into software driver. Software driver loads upgrades at system start or via updater software.", "4K Format Support" : { "SDI" : "3840x2160p/23.98, 3840x2160p/24, 3840x2160p/25, 3840x2160p29.97, 3840x2160p30, 3840x2160p50, 3840x2160p59.94, 3840x2160p60, 4096x2160p23.98, 4096x2160p24, 4096x2160p25, 4096x2160p29.97, 4096x2160p30, 4096x2160p50, 4096x2160p59.94, 4096x2160p60 ", "HDMI" : "3840x2160p/23.98, 3840x2160p/24, 3840x2160p/25, 3840x2160p29.97, 3840x2160p30, 4096x2160p23.98, 4096x2160p24" }, "HD Format Support" : { "SDI" : "720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60, 1080PsF23.98, 1080p23.98, 1080PsF24, 1080p24, 1080PsF25, 1080p25, 1080PsF29.97, 1080p29.97, 1080PsF30, 1080p30, 1080i50, 1080p50, 1080i59.94, 1080p59.94, 1080i60, and 1080p60 ", "HDMI" : "720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60, 1080PsF23.98, 1080p23.98, 1080PsF24, 1080p24, 1080PsF25, 1080p25, 1080PsF29.97, 1080p29.97, 1080PsF30, 1080p30, 1080i50, 1080p50, 1080i59.94, 1080p59.94, 1080i60, and 1080p60" }, "SD Format Support" : { "SDI" : "625/25 PAL, 525/29.97 NTSC ", "HDMI" : "625/25 PAL, 525/29.97 NTSC" }, "Compliance" : { "SDI" : "SMPTE 292M, SMPTE 259M, SMPTE 296M, SMPTE 372M, SMPTE 425M level B, ITU-R BT.656 and ITU-R BT.601 ", "HDMI" : "HDMI 1.4b" }, "SDI Video Sampling" : "HD and 4K at up to 30p at 4:2:2 and 4:4:4 (anything above 30p in either HD or UHD will be sampled at 4:2:2)", "Color Precision" : { "SDI / HDMI" : "10-bit" }, "SDI Color Space" : "REC 601, REC 709", "SDI Audio Sampling" : "Television standard sample rate of 48 kHz and 24 bit", "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 Resolution" : "Pixel for pixel up to 4K resolutions", "HDMI Copy Protection" : "HDMI input is unable to capture from copy protected HDMI sources. Always confirm copyright ownership before capture or distribution of content.", "Colorspace Conversion" : "Hardware based real-time", "3D Processing" : "Dual stream and frame packed capture and 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" : [ "Apple Final Cut Pro internal effects ", "Adobe Premiere Pro Mercury Playback Engine effects ", "Avid Media Composer internal effects" ], "System Requirements" : "Mac with Thunderbolt or Thunderbolt 2, and OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, OS X 10.9 Mavericks, or later", "Power" : [ "1x built-in international AC power supply with IEC C14 inlet", "120-240 V, 50-60 Hz" ], "Operating Temperature" : "32 to 104°F (5 to 40°C)", "Storage Temperature" : "-4° to 113°F (-20 to 45°C)", "Relative Humidity" : "0 to 90% non-condensing", "Safety Compliance" : "FCC, CE, C-Tick", "Dimensions" : "19 x 5.59 x 1.73" (48.2 x 14.2 x 4.4 cm)", "Weight" : "3.7 lb (1.68 kg)" }