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Open Box Blackmagic DeckLink Quad 2

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Open Box Blackmagic Design DeckLink Quad 2 - 8 Channel PCIe Video Capture Playback Card (p/n BMD-BDLKDVQD2)
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open-box_blackmagic_decklink_quad_2 / BMD-BDLKDVQD2
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£753
€711.27

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Product Details

Overview
DeckLink Quad 2 features 8 independent SDI capture and playback channels in a single card! Fully compatible with the previous 4 channel model, this new model also allows 4 independent capture and playback channels but now also includes 4 extra channels that developers can use for configuring the card in any combination of up to 8 capture or 8 playback channels. This means DeckLink Quad 2 allows each of the 8 3G-SDI BNC connectors to switch direction between capture or playback in SD and HD up to 1080p60 and as a complete independent channel.
Included in box
  • 1x DeckLink Quad 2
  • 1x Software SD Card

About the Open Box Blackmagic DeckLink Quad 2

DeckLink Quad 2 features 8 independent SDI capture and playback channels in a single card! Fully compatible with the previous 4 channel model, this new model also allows 4 independent capture and playback channels but now also includes 4 extra channels that developers can use for configuring the card in any combination of up to 8 capture or 8 playback channels. This means DeckLink Quad 2 allows each of the 8 3G-SDI BNC connectors to switch direction between capture or playback in SD and HD up to 1080p60 and as a complete independent channel.

Connections
SDI Video Input8 x bidirectional 12-bit SD/HD independantly configurable as either Input or Output
SDI Video Output8 x bidirectional 12-bit SD/HD independantly configurable as either Output or Input
SDI Audio Input16 channels embedded in SD and HD
SDI Audio Output16 channels embedded in SD and HD
Sync InputBlackburst in SD 720p50, 720p59.94, 1080i50 and 1080i59.94 formats or Tri-Sync in any HD format.
Computer InterfacePCI Express 8 lane, compatible with 8 and 16 lane PCIe slots.
CodecsSupports: AVC-Intra, AVCHD, Canon XF MPEG2, Digital SLR, DV-NTSC, DV-PAL, DVCPRO50, DVCPROHD, DPX, HDV, HEVC, 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
Software
Software IncludedMedia Express, Disk Speed Test, LiveKey, Blackmagic Desktop Video Utility and Blackmagic driver on Mac OS X. Media Express, Disk Speed Test, LiveKey, Blackmagic Desktop Video Utility and Blackmagic driver on Windows 8 and Windows 10. Blackmagic Desktop Video Utility and Blackmagic driver on Linux
Internal Software UpgradeFirmware built into software driver. Loaded at system start or via updater software.
Physical InstallationPCI Express 8 lane, compatible with 8 and 16 lane PCI Express slots on Mac OS X, Windows 8, Windows 10 and Linux. Mac OS X systems require a Mac Pro computer with PCI Express slots. Please check the Support pages to see the full system requirements.
Video Standards
SD Format Support525/29.97 NTSC, 625/25 PAL
HD Format Support720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60, 1080PsF23.98, 1080p23.98, 1080PsF24, 1080p24, 1080PsF25, 1080p25, 1080PsF29.97, 1080p29.97, 1080PsF30, 1080p30, 1080i50, 1080i59.94, 1080i60, 1080p50, 1080p59.94, 1080p60
SDI ComplianceSMPTE 259M, SMPTE 292M, SMPTE 296M, SMPTE 372M, SMPTE 425M A/B
SDI Metadata SupportVITC read for 3:2 pulldown removal. VANC capture and playback using up to 3 lines of video in file. HD RP188 and closed captioning.
Audio SamplingTelevision standard sample rate of 48 kHz and 24 bit.
Video Sampling4:2:2, 4:4:4
Colour Precision8, 10-bit YUV 4:2:2 and 8, 10, 12-bit RGB 4:4:4
Colour SpaceREC 601, REC 709
Processing
Colourspace ConversionHardware based real time
HD Down ConversionBuilt in, high quality hardware down converter outputs HD to SD down converted signal on configured secondary output. Down converted SD selectable between letterbox, anamorphic 16:9 and center cut 4:3 styles
HD Up ConversionBuilt in, high quality hardware up conversion from SD to 720HD or 1080HD on playback. Selectable between 4:3 pillarbox, 14:9 zoom and 16:9 zoom
Cross ConversionBuilt-in, high quality hardware cross conversion from 720HD to 1080HD, 1080HD to 720HD on playback
Real Time EffectsFinal Cut Pro X internal effects. Premiere Pro CC Mercury Playback Engine effects. Avid Media Composer internal effects.
Operating SystemsMac OS X 10.10 Yosemite,
Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan or later.
Windows
Windows 8 64-bit or Windows 10 64-bit.
Linux
Physical Specifications160mm
Weight130g
Environmental Specifications
Operating Temperature5° to 40° C (32° to 104° F)
Storage Temperature-20° to 45° C (-4° to 113° F)
Relative Humidity0% to 90% non-condensing
  • Eight channel configurable PCIe video capture and playback up to 1080p60
  • Features 8 independent SDI capture and playback channels
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