Advanced technology high frame rate Ultra HD live production switcher includes 20 x 12G-SDI re-synchronized inputs for all formats from 720p, 1080i, 1080p up to 2160p60. Includes large media memory, 4 media players, 2 Ultra HD resolution multi viewers, DVE, SuperSource, 6 keyers, audio mixer, 6 aux outputs, built in camera control and included software control panel. Supports optional Blackmagic hardware control panels. ATEM 2 M/E Broadcast Studio 4K is perfect for fast action live sports coverage because it can handle high frame rates in both HD and Ultra HD and all connections support 12G-SDI for advanced SDI but with the full compatibility to plug into all your HD-SDI, 3G-SDI and 6G-SDI equipment.
The world's first high frame rate Ultra HD switcher with 12G-SDI
When you need absolute performance in live production, the ATEM 2 M/E Broadcast Studio 4K is like no other ATEM switcher. Completely redesigned to operate up to 60 fps in Ultra HD, this new ATEM can easily handle these massive speeds. All connections are native 12G-SDI so you can connect up to 2160p60 video with a single standard BNC cable. This high performance ATEM model also instantly switches to all other HD formats so you can install it today and use it for HD, while being ready for tomorrow. That totally eliminates the cost of moving to Ultra HD in the future because ATEM does it now. This powerful ATEM also includes a larger media pool, 2 native Ultra HD multi viewers, 6 keyers, full DVE, SuperSource and re-sync on each input that all operate in Ultra HD up to 2160p60.
When you need high frame rate, fast action production
The incredibly advanced ATEM 2 M/E Broadcast Studio 4K model goes beyond the 6G-SDI of other ATEM switchers because it includes the latest 12G-SDI for twice the frame rate of the other models, up to an incredible 2160p60. That's frame rates up to 60 fps in Ultra HD! 12G-SDI also supports all regular 720p, 1080i and 1080p HD video formats, which means you have the switcher you can use today for regular HD work, while being ready for Ultra HD when you need. Only 12G-SDI gives you high frame rate Ultra HD via a single BNC connection that also plugs into all your regular HD equipment.
Multi View Monitoring
Use a single screen for all your monitoring
ATEM's built in multi view lets you monitor the switcher's video inputs on a single SDI monitor or regular HDMI TV! Multi view outputs in regular 1080i HD, so even if your broadcast is in SD or Ultra HD you can still use a standard TV for monitoring. You can customize the multi view layout and also add custom labels. Multi view makes it easy to watch your program, preview, and live sources all simultaneously on a single monitor and you can even choose from 4 different screen layouts.
Get dozens of exciting effects and transitions
ATEM includes a huge range of real time high quality transitions that are available in all SD, HD or Ultra HD resolutions. Use mixes, dips, wipes and more for amazing broadcast quality live switching. Every transition is instantly available and you get full control of the transition type, pattern, length and other attributes. Create a customized 'on air' looks using the large choice of wipe patterns.
Exciting multi layer effects
ATEM includes amazing quality keying. Get powerful upstream keyers with luminance, linear, pattern and chroma keying that can handle everything from green screen shots to graphics and multi layer special effects. You also get 2 independent downstream keyers for logos, titles and other 'on air' graphics.
• Total Video Input
• Total Video Output
• SDI Video Input
20 x 10-bit HD/Ultra HD 4K switchable. 2 channel embedded audio.
• Analog Audio Output
2 x XLR Program 2 x XLR Monitor.
• Extra Audio Outputs
1 x XLR Timecode and 1 x XLR Talkback.
• SDI Audio Output
2 Ch embedded into SDI output on all outputs.
• Audio Input
2 x XLR. 2 x RCA.
• Extra Audio Inputs
1 x XLR Timecode and 1 x XLR Talkback.
• Sync Input
• Internal Frame Synchronizers
20. All inputs
• SDI Program Output
3 x 10-bit HD/Ultra HD 4K switchable.
• Down Converted SDI Program Output
1 x 10-bit (From Ultra HD 4K to HD).
• SDI Preview Output
1 x 10-bit HD/Ultra HD 4K switchable.
• SDI Aux. Output
6 x 10-bit HD/Ultra HD 4K switchable.
• Quantity of Multi Views
2 x SDI
• Multi View Outputs
2 x SDI
• Control Panel Connection
Ethernet supports 10/100/1000 BaseT. Allows direct connection between panel and chassis, or via network.
• Tally Output
Added via ethernet connection to Blackmagic Design GPI and Tally Interface product. (Not included).
• Computer Interface
1 x USB 2.0 port.
• HD Format Support
1280 x 720p50, 1280 x 720p59.94, 1920 x 1080p23.98, 1920 x 1080p24, 1920 x 1080p25, 1920 x 1080p29.97, 1920 x 1080i50, 1920 x 1080p50, 1920 x 1080i59.94, 1920 x 1080p59.94.
• Ultra HD 4K Format Support
3840 x 2160p23.98, 3840 x 2160p24, 3840 x 2160p25, 3840 x 2160p29.97, 3840 x 2160p50, 3840 x 2160p59.94
• SDI Compliance
SMPTE 292M, SMPTE 424M
• Video Sampling
• Color Precision
• Color Space
REC 601, REC 709, REC 2020
• Control Panel Included
ATEM Software Control Panel included free for Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks or 10.10 Yosemite and Windows 7 64-bit or Windows 8 64-bit.
• Software Updates
Using USB 2.0 connection directly connected to Mac OS X or Windows computers. Includes ATEM Setup Utility.
Set via ATEM Software Control Panel, excluding ATEM chassis IP address which is set via the ATEM Setup Utility connected via USB to chassis.
• Processing Delay
< 2 Lines
• 4K to HD Down Conversion
Yes, program x 1
• Audio Mixer
24 input x 2 channel mixer.
Level and Peak metering.
Master gain control.
Dedicated analog outputs for monitoring.
• Total Number of Layers
• Upstream Keyers
• Downstream Keyers
• Linear/Luma Keyers
• Chroma Keyers
• Pattern Generators
• Color Generators
• Transition Keyer (Stinger/DVE)
1 and 1
• DVE with 3D Borders & Drop Shadow
• Control Panel Compatibility
ATEM 2 M/E Broadcast Panel preferred. Compatible with ATEM 1 M/E Broadcast Panel. Includes ATEM Software Control Panel.
Minimum monitor resolution of 1366 x 768.
• Front Panel
Built in HD LCD monitor for video and 42 LED buttons for Aux switching.
• Media Players
Fill and key for each Media Player.
• Media Pool Still Image Capacity
32 with fill and key
• Media Pool Clip Capacity
2 with fill and key.
• Maximum Clip Length in Ultra HD 4K
• Maximum Clip Length in 1080
• Maximum Clip Length in 720p
• Media Pool Still Image Format
PNG, TGA, BMP, GIF, JPEG and TIFF.
• Media Pool Video File Format
• Media Pool Audio File Format
WAV, MP3 and AIFF.
Multi View Monitoring
• Number of Windows
• Routable Windows
Red for program and green for preview indication.
• Windows Source Labels
• Power usage
• Power Supply
2 x built in international AC power supply. 100-240V AC
• 482 x 90 x 235 mm
• 2 Rack Unit Size