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AJA Io Express - Portable HD/ SD I/O for file-based work flows (with Desktop PCIe) - Avid Media Composer 5.5 Qualified (for Mac Pro and PCs - cross platform)

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Overview
AJA Io Express - Portable HD/ SD I/O for file-based work flows (with Desktop PCIe) - Avid Media Composer 5.5 Qualified (for Mac Pro and PCs - cross platform). Io Express is the perfect Mac or PC interface for anyone who needs a quality portable monitoring and mastering solution when working with Apple ProRes 422 and Apple ProRes 422 (HQ), XDCAM HD, DVCPRO HD, and more. Built small and robust, Io Express is ideal for use with Ki Pro and a laptop for onset editing and playout.

Featuring full 10-bit, broadcast-quality HD to SD hardware down-conversion and automatic HD/SD 12-bit component analog output, Io Express offers conversion flexibility all the time - during ingest or playback.
If you work with a wide variety of formats,frame rates and audio/video sources,Io Express provides the connectivity you need. With its small footprint it offers big features, like 10 or 8-bit uncompressed video, HDMI I/O, HD/SD-SDI I/O with 8 channels of embedded audio, analog component video (SD/HD) or composite output, 2-channel unbalanced audio output, and broadcast...

About the AJA Io Express - Desktop

Io Express is the perfect Mac or PC interface for anyone who needs a quality portable monitoring and mastering solution when working with Apple ProRes 422 and Apple ProRes 422 (HQ), XDCAM HD, DVCPRO HD, and more. Built small and robust, Io Express is ideal for use with Ki Pro and a laptop for onset editing and playout.

Featuring full 10-bit, broadcast-quality HD to SD hardware down-conversion and automatic HD/SD 12-bit component analog output, Io Express offers conversion flexibility all the time - during ingest or playback.

If you work with a wide variety of formats,frame rates and audio/video sources,Io Express provides the connectivity you need. With its small footprint it offers big features, like 10 or 8-bit uncompressed video, HDMI I/O, HD/SD-SDI I/O with 8 channels of embedded audio, analog component video (SD/HD) or composite output, 2-channel unbalanced audio output, and broadcast quality hardware based down-conversion for flexible post production. The HDMI I/O is v1.3a at 30 bits per pixel, providing ideal support for the very latest 10-bit monitors.

PLEASE NOTE:PCIe card NOT included

OptionsRackmount kit
PCIe card interface or ExpressCard/34
MacBook Pro or Windows Laptop IngestsDVCPRO HD
DV25/DV50
SD Uncompessed
Apple ProRes 422 (Mac Pro and MacBook Pro only)
SD and limited HD
MacBook Pro or Windows Laptop Plays BackDVCPRO HD
DV25/DV50
SD Uncompessed
Apple ProRes 422 HD/SD (Mac Pro and MacBook Pro only)
HDV
XDCAM
XDCAM EX, XDCAM HD
Note: Encoding of Apple ProRes 422 and Apple ProRes 422 (HQ) is available only on Apple computers. Apple ProRes 422 and Apple ProRes 422 (HQ) can be played back on a PC with the appropriate QuickTime Windows decoder.
  • HD/SD-SDI input/output
  • HDMI v1.3a input/output with Deep Color support at 30 bits per pixel
  • HD/SD Component Video output
  • 10-bit HD to SD Hardware Downconvert
  • 2-Channel RCA audio output
  • LTC input/ouput (selectable LTC Input/Reference Video Input)
  • RS422
  • Expresscard/PCIe interfaces, over 1-lane PCIe cable (two Io Express configurations can be ordered: with Expresscard for laptops, or with PCIe card for Mac Pro or Windows workstation)
  • For Mac OSX and Windows 7/XP/Vista/
  • Support for Final Cut Studio and Adobe Creative Suite
  • Small, portable case design
  • 1-meter PCIe tether cable
  • 12v DC power supply
  • Rackmount kit optional
  • AJA 3-year warranty

On A Mac

Io Express and its quality AJA OSX QuickTime driver offer support for Final Cut Studio and most professional video applications (including those needing Core Audio support). Some of the applications you can use with Io Express include:

  • Apple Final Cut Pro, Color, and Soundtrack
  • Avid Media Composer 5.5
  • Adobe PhotoShop (via AJA plug-in)
  • Adobe Premiere Pro (via AJA plug-in)
  • Adobe After Effects (via AJA plug-in)
  • VTR Xchange
  • AJA TV


In addition to working with 3rd-party OSX applications, Io Express ships with the AJA Control Panel, an application used to select the input audio/video source, configure down-conversions and much more. Other useful utilities are also provided, such as the AJA Data Rate Calculator, useful for calculating storage and bandwidth requirements, and AJA System Test, useful for benchmarking storage.

 On A PC

Io Express and its Windows 7, XP and Vista drivers, support a wide array of applications both natively and via supplied plug-ins. Applications supported include:

  • Adobe Premiere Pro (via AJA plug-in)
  • Adobe PhotoShop (via AJA plug-in)
  • Adobe After Effects (via AJA plug-in)
  • Avid Media Composer 5.5
  • CineForm Prospect HD
  • Eyeon Fusion 64 bit
  • CineForm Prospect 4K
  • CineForm Neo HD
  • CineForm Neo 4K
  • Drastic Media NXS
  • Sony Vegas
  • Autodesk Combustion
  • AJA Machina

AJA Io Express software works with all typical PC file formats—including DPX, Cineon, TGA, TIFF, BMP, YUV, AVI or QuickTime™. For Windows utilities, AJA provides PC versions of the AJA Data Rate Calculator and AJA System Test utilities mentioned earlier.

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