AJA at IBCShow 2017
AJA, once again, have a lot of interesting stuff to share at IBC in Amsterdam. New and coming soon to Broadcast Bruce and to you!
AJA FS-HDR Wins ‘Best New Tech Product’ !
RedShark News have selected AJA’s FS-HDR as ‘the product that shows the biggest advance in technology, or the best use of it’.
“Essentially this device can now upscale Standard Dynamic Range material to High Dynamic Range. This shouldn’t be possible, but what it does it does through perceptual “tricks” that don’t stress the material. We can only begin to wonder how it all works, but it does. This is a remarkable achievement.”
Io 4K Plus with Thunderbolt 3
Offering advanced connectivity and speed, AJA’s newest capture and output hardware simplifies 4K/UltraHD and HD large raster, high frame rate and HDR workflows with 12G-SDI and HDMI 2.0 support. Use Io 4K Plus with an array of creative tools running on your PC or Mac, from Premiere Pro, to FCP X, Media Composer and more…
* Further developments on this story reveal a very similar looking box with an Avid logo on the front! AJA Partners with Avid to Develop Avid Artist | DNxIV Hardware Interface. Check out the Press Release!
Desktop Software v14
At IBC 2017, AJA are unveiling Desktop Software v14 for KONA, Io and T-TAP products, including the new Io 4K Plus. Download next month for advanced audio capabilities with Adobe Premiere Pro – including adjustable audio monitoring, and a new level of control between professional timeline audio, host system application audio, and microphone inputs. The update also supports Io 4K Plus configurations for 12G-SDI, 6G-SDI and HDMI 2.0 via AJA’s Control Panel and Control Room software… Press Release
v2.0 Firmware for Ki Pro Ultra Plus
At IBCShow 2017, AJA are also announcing free, new v2.0 firmware for Ki Pro Ultra Plus. Available next month, the update adds support for HLG and HDR10 playback over HDMI 2.0 with infoframe support, and enables recording and playback of ProRes 4444 XQ in HD and 2K, among other enhancements… Press Release
New Firmware for HELO
At IBCShow 2017, AJA are debuting new firmware for the HELO H.264 streaming, recording and encoding device. Coming this October, HELO v2.0 firmware enables access to encoded files on media from HELO’s web-based UI, increases the max record time of .mp4 and .mov files to 360 minutes, and includes several new improvements…
12G-SDI FiDO Converters
Need to transport 4K/UltraHD/2K/HD/SD video and audio over long distances? Check out AJA’s new line of 12G-SDI FiDO SDI/optical Mini-Converters, announced today at IBCShow 2017. The new FiDO transmitters, receivers, transceivers, and 2-channel units meet relevant SMPTE specifications, and are built with a compact enclosure to fit seamlessly into racks, OB trucks or studios… Press Release
More AJA Mini Converters (Including FiDO)
openGear 3G-SDI Multi-Mode Fiber Cards
The AJA line of openGear-compatible video and audio rack cards is expanding with new 3G-SDI Multi-Mode fiber cards announced at IBCShow 2017. The 3G-SDI/fiber transmitters, receivers, transceivers, and 2-channel units facilitate affordable and flexible optical transmission and reception.
HDR10+ SDK Support for the Developer Program
AJA are bringing HDR10+ SDK support to KONA 4, Io 4K and Io 4K Plus for our Developer Partners. This new development will be demonstrated at #IBC2017 Stand 7.F11 with pre-release SDK software supporting the dynamic metadata that HDR10+ delivers. AJA Developer Partners can submit a request to join the beta today. Get on board with the Developer Program
Salvo Functionality For KUMO
Salvo functionality is now available for our KUMO routers and KUMO CP2 Control Panel via new v4.3 firmware. Available today as a free download from the AJA website, the update allows users to create and save a map of multiple sources to specific destinations as salvo, which can then be recalled via the KUMO router’s Web UI, RS 422 using native protocol or eight dedicated buttons located on the KUMO CP2 Control Panel. Download the update today.
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