Blackmagic Design DeckLink 8K Pro

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MSRP $645.00
SKU BMD-BDLKHCPRO8K12G
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Blackmagic DeckLink 8K Pro


The ultimate digital cinema capture card! DeckLink 8K Pro features four quad link 12G-SDI connections and works in all SD, HD, Ultra HD, 4K and 8K DCI frame sizes. You get support for 8 and 10-bit YUV 4:2:2, as well as 10 and 12-bit RGB 4:4:4 with full Rec. 2020 color. In addition, you can work at up to 60 frames per second in 8K and 120 frames per second in HD and 4K. The four 12G-SDI connections support 16 channels of embedded audio each, for a total of 64 channels. DeckLink 8K Pro is perfect for the next generation of high resolution, high frame rate and high dynamic range workflows!


 


 


Connections



SDI Video Inputs


4 x bi-directional 12Gb/s SD/HD/2K/4K/8K. Supports single, dual link and quad link 4:2:2/4:4:4. 2D/3D switchable.


SDI Video Outputs


4 x bi-directional 12Gb/s SD/HD/2K/4K/8K. Supports single, dual link and quad link 4:2:2/4:4:4. 2D/3D switchable.


SDI Audio Inputs


16 Channels embedded in SD/HD/2K.


64 Channels embedded in 4K/8K.


SDI Audio Outputs


16 Channels embedded in SD/HD/2K.


64 Channels embedded in 4K/8K.


Sync Input


Tri-Sync or Black Burst.


Computer Interface


PCI Express 8 lane generation 3, compatible with 8 and 16 lane PCI Express slots.



Supported Codecs



AVC-Intra, AVCHD, Canon XF MPEG2, Digital SLR, DV-NTSC, DV-PAL, DVCPRO50, DVCPROHD, DPX, HDV, XDCAM EX, XDCAM HD, XDCAM HD422, DNxHR & DNxHD, 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 Included


DaVinci Resolve, Media Express, Disk Speed Test, LiveKey, Blackmagic Desktop Video Utility and Blackmagic driver on Mac OS and Windows. Media Express, Blackmagic Desktop Video Utility and Blackmagic driver on Linux.


Internal Software Upgrade


Firmware built into software driver. Loaded at system start or via updater software.


Physical Installation


PCI Express 8 lane generation 3, compatible with 8, 16 lane PCI Express slots on Mac OS, Windows and Linux. Please check the Support pages to see the full system requirements.



Software Applications



DaVinci Resolve
Icn -fusion
Fusion
Icn -final -cut -pro
Final Cut Pro X
Icn -premiere -pro
Adobe Premiere Pro CC
Icn -media -composer
Avid Media Composer
Icn -after -effects
Adobe After Effects CC
Icn -pro -tools
Avid Pro Tools
Icn -cubase
Steinberg Cubase
Icn -smoke
Autodesk Smoke
Icn -photoshop
Adobe Photoshop CC




Other supported applications include: The Foundry Nuke, Grass Valley Edius, Steinberg Nuendo, Sony Catalyst Production Suite, Tools On Air Just: Play & Live & In, Softron MovieRecorder & MReplay, Adobe Flash Media Live Encoder, Telestream Wirecast, Livestream Producer, Resolume Arena, Magix Vegas Pro & Movie Edit Pro Premium, Corel VideoStudio Pro, CyberLink PowerDirector, Vidblaster X & Studio & Broadcast, Uniplay One & CG, CasparCG Server, Magicsoft CG, Xsplit Broadcaster, Imagine Communications Velocity & InfoCaster, DevTek Easy Media Suite, Metus Ingest, Boinx Software MimoLive, Cinegy Capture Pro, vMix Live, Renewed Vision ProPresenter, Ventuz Director, Class X Liveboard & Coral CG, Glookast Capturer, Open Broadcaster Software Studio, Nautilus NEMO3D.



Video Standards



SD Video Standards


525i59.94 NTSC, 625i50 PAL


HD Video Standards


720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60
1080p23.98, 1080p24, 1080p25, 1080p29.97, 1080p30, 1080p50, 1080p59.94, 1080p60
1080PsF23.98, 1080PsF24, 1080PsF25, 1080PsF29.97, 1080PsF30
1080i50, 1080i59.94, 1080i60


2K Video Standards


2K DCI 23.98p, 2K DCI 24p, 2K DCI 25p, 2K DCI 29.97p, 2K DCI 30p, DCI 50p, 2K DCI 59.94p, 2K DCI 60p
2K DCI 23.98PsF, 2K DCI 24PsF, 2K DCI 25PsF, 2K DCI 29.97PsF, 2K DCI 30PsF


Ultra HD Video Standards


2160p23.98, 2160p24, 2160p25, 2160p29.97, 2160p30, 2160p50, 2160p59.94, 2160p60


4K Video Standards


4K DCI 23.98p, 4K DCI 24p, 4K DCI 25p, 4K DCI 29.97p, 4K DCI 30p, 4K DCI 50p, 4K DCI 59.94p, 4K DCI 60p


8K Video Standards


8K 23.98p, 8K 24p, 8K 25p, 8K 29.97p, 8K 30p, 8K 50p, 8K 59.94p, 8K 60p


8K DCI Video Standards


8K DCI 23.98p, 8K DCI 24p, 8K DCI 25p, 8K DCI 29.97p, 8K DCI 30p, 8K DCI 50p, 8K DCI 59.94p, 8K DCI 60p


3D SDI Video Standards


720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60
1080p23.98, 1080p24, 1080p25, 1080p29.97, 1080p30, 1080p50, 1080p59.94, 1080p60
1080PsF23.98, 1080PsF24, 1080PsF25, 1080PsF29.97, 1080PsF30
1080i50, 1080i59.94, 1080i60
2K DCI 23.98p, 2K DCI 24p, 2K DCI 25p, 2K DCI 29.97p, 2K DCI 30p, DCI 50p, 2K DCI 59.94p, 2K DCI 60p
2K DCI 23.98PsF, 2K DCI 24PsF, 2K DCI 25PsF, 2K DCI 29.97PsF, 2K DCI 30PsF
4K DCI 23.98p, 4K DCI 24p, 4K DCI 25p, 4K DCI 29.97p, 4K DCI 30p, 4K DCI 50p, 4K DCI 59.94p, 4K DCI 60p
2160p23.98, 2160p24, 2160p25, 2160p29.97, 2160p30, 2160p50, 2160p59.94, 2160p60


SDI Compliance


SMPTE 259M, SMPTE 292M, SMPTE 296M SMPTE 372M, SMPTE 425M, SMPTE 435, SMPTE 2081, SMPTE 2082, ITU-R BT.656 and ITU-R BT.601.


SDI Metadata Support


RP 188/SMPTE 12M-2 and closed captioning.


Audio Sampling


Television standard sample rate of 48 kHz at 24-bit.


SDI Video Sampling


4:2:2, 4:4:4


SDI Color Precision


8, 10, 12-bit RGB 4:4:4 in all modes up to 8K DCI 30p, and 8, 10-bit YUV 4:2:2 in all modes.


Color Space


REC 601, REC 709, REC 2020.


Multiple Rate Support


SDI video connections are switchable between SD/HD/2K/4K and 8K.



Processing



Colorspace Conversion


Hardware based real time on output.


3D Processing


Left eye/right eye dual stream capture & playback.


Real Time Effects


DaVinci Resolve, Final Cut Pro X internal effects. Adobe Premiere Pro CC Mercury Playback Engine effects. Avid Media Composer internal effects.



Physical Specifications


 


Operating Systems



macOS 10.12 Sierra, 
macOS 10.13 High Sierra or later,


Windows 7, 8.1 and 10, all 64-bit.


Linux 



Power Requirements



Power Consumption


19 Watt



EMC Certifications



EMC, FCC, CE, KCC and C-Tick



Environmental Specifications



Operating Temperature:


5° to 50° C (41° to 122° F)


Storage Temperature:


-20° to 60° C (-4° to 140° F)


Relative Humidity:


0% to 90% non-condensing



What's Included



DeckLink 8K Pro


SD card with software and manual



Warranty



3 Year Limited Manufacturer's Warranty.


More Information
Product Name Blackmagic Design DeckLink 8K Pro
SKU BMD-BDLKHCPRO8K12G
Manufacturer Blackmagic Design
MAP Price $645.00
Weight 1.0000
UPC Code 9 338716 005226