UltraStudio Mini Recorder
UltraStudio Mini Recorder
This little beauty takes your HDMI or SDI signal from the camera and delivers it into your Thunderbolt™ Mac ready for use with your streaming software. Awesome value for money and going like hotcakes! We love them and have three in our own kits.
When you need tiny sized portable video capture and playback for your Thunderbolt™ laptop or desktop computer then UltraStudio UltraStudio Mini is the perfect solution. You get an extremely affordable solution with high quality SD and HD video all powered from the Thunderbolt connection so you just plug in and go! UltraStudio Mini Recorder The mini recorder that fits in your pocket, UltraStudio Mini Recorder is super tiny and includes just SDI and HDMI connections, plus Thunderbolt™. Simply plug in and record from any SDI and HDMI device for the most incredible portable solution.
Compatible with all Video Software!
UltraStudio is fully compatible with your favorite software. Blackmagic Design was the first company in the world to ship a Thunderbolt™ video product so we have mature drivers that work with more software! All UltraStudio files are open standard DPX and QuickTime format, so are compatible with all software. UltraStudio even includes a developer SDK and QuickTime API so you can develop your own custom solutions! You get drivers that work with fantastic editing software such as Avid Media Composer, Apple Final Cut Pro X, Apple Final Cut Pro 7, Adobe Premiere Pro, Avid Symphony, Avid News Cutter.
For visual effects get full compatibly with Adobe After Effects, The Foundry Nuke and Adobe Photoshop. For broadcast automation you can use Tools On Air just:in & live:cut & just:play & just:live, Softron OnTheAir, MovieRecorder and OnTheAir CG. For audio get compatibly with ProTools, Steinberg Nuendo & Cubase. For streaming use Flash Media Encoder, Wirecast, Livestream Procaster. VJ use supports Resolume Avenue 4.
|Connections||SDI Video Input: 1 x 10 bit SD/HD switchable.|
|HDMI Video Input: 1 x HDMI type A connector|
|SDI Audio Input: 8 Channels embedded in SD and HD.|
|HDMI Audio Input: 8 Channels embedded in SD and HD.|
|Computer Interface: Thunderbolt™
|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.|
|Software||Software Included: Media Express, Disk Speed Test, Blackmagic System Preferences and Blackmagic driver, Mac OS X and Windows Drivers.|
|Internal Software Upgrade: Firmware built into software driver. Software driver loads upgrades at system start or via updater software.
|Software Applications||DaVinci Resolve|
|Final Cut Pro X|
|Premiere Pro CC|
|Avid Media Composer|
|After Effects CC|
|Avid Pro Tools|
|Other supported applications include: Nuke, 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, Vidcaster Pro & Studio & Broadcast, Uniplay, Playbox AirBox, CasparCG, Magicsoft CG, Xsplit Broadcaster, Imagine Communications Velocity & InfoCaster.
|Video Standards||SD Format Support: 625/25 PAL, 525/29.97 NTSC.|
|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.|
|SDI Compliance: SMPTE 259M and 292M.|
|SDI Metadata Support: VITC read for 3:2 pulldown removal. VANC capture using up to 3 lines of video in file. HD RP188. Closed captioning.|
|Audio Sampling: Television rate of 48kHz and 24 bit.|
|Video Sampling: 4:2:2|
|Color Precision: 10-bit|
|Color Space: REC 601, REC 709|
|HDMI Resolution: Pixel for pixel HD resolution input to connected device.|
|HDMI Color Precision: 10 bit|
|Multiple Rate support: SDI and HDMI are switchable between standard definition and high definition.|
|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 Conversion: Hardware based real time.|
|HD Up Conversion: Software based up conversion during video capture.|
|Physical Installation: Requires computer with a Thunderbolt™ port. Please check the Support pages to see the full system requirements.
|Operating Systems||Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks, Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite or later, Windows 7 or Windows 8.|