AJA Video Systems is a leading manufacturer of high-quality and cost-effective video capture cards, digital recording devices, video routers, frame synchronizers and scalers, digital converters and professional 4K cameras. High-profile media companies around the globe, along with broadcasters, networks, post-production houses, mobile truck operators, cinematographers, film editors and more, rely on the reliability, flexibility and performance of AJA technologies.
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Ki Pro | Ultra
4K/UHD and 2K/HD Recorder and Player
Ki Pro Ultra is a next generation file-based video recorder and player with a built-in HD LCD monitor; capable of capturing edit-ready Apple ProRes files in a range of video formats and frame rates up to 4K 60p. Ki Pro Ultra offers flexible input and output connectivity including 3G-SDI, HDMI and even Fiber, for powerful and efficient large-raster and high-frame rate workflows. Designed to be both portable with a built in carry handle or rack-mountable with half-rack wide 2RU high dimensions, Ki Pro Ultra suits a wide range of production and post environments.
4K and HD I/O for Thunderbolt 2
Io 4K is the next evolution of capture and output hardware offering a full set of professional video and audio connectivity with support for the latest 4K and UltraHD devices and High Frame Rate workflows. The power of Thunderbolt 2 enables Io 4K to handle a wide range of formats from SD to HD, UHD and full 4K over both SDI and HDMI and support 4K frame rates up to 50p/60p.
AJA hardware is supported by an extensive list of professional software for editing, visual effects, graphics and more allowing the same AJA device to be used by many different applications on the same system.
Simple, Compatible I/O for IP Pipelines
KONA IP represents AJA’s first product specifically designed for Post and Broadcast IP pipelines. The next generation of I/O in AJA’s industry-leading KONA line of PCIe capture cards, with familiar reliability and control, KONA IP works with AJA Control Room and Control Panel software and SDK tools along with leading third-party content creation applications.
KONA IP is designed as a flexible platform, that supports today’s SMPTE 2022-6 IPbased encapsulated uncompressed 3G-SDI, HD-SDI and SD-SDI video, audio and VANC data and via future firmware updates and codec package offerings, will also support compressed codecs like J2K and advanced IP protocols including VSF TR-04, VSF TR-03 and more. KONA IP has already been adopted by many of the industry’s leading software and solutions companies.
Whatever your post production process, KONA capture, display and mastering solutions for SD, HD, 3G, Dual Link HD, 2K and 4K on a Mac or PC, provide the best engine for your creative process.
In a world of myriad HD standards, SD, 2K and 4K, and growing 3D stereoscopic workflows, KONA cards offer maximum connectivity like 3G/HD/SD SDI, component, and HDMI-along with the flexibility of AJA's superior conversion capability.
Powerful hardware conversion
Within supported applications, KONA's Hardware Scalar Acceleration takes processing load off the CPU, allowing your computer to concentrate on what you care about, more realtime effects. No more rendering for raster resizing. Based on our powerful converter technology, KONA's superior "always-on" 10-bit hardware-based up/cross/down-conversion offers you the ability to ingest to the standard of your project while displaying and mastering live simultaneously to HD and SD as your needs require.
All KONA cards feature an optional Breakout Box with supplied cables that enable extended I/O and the ability to easily connect to KONA without having to access the rear of the computer tower.