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NAB 2011, Las Vegas, USA - April 16, 2012 - Blackmagic Design today announced a new lower price on its popular all in one video routers. The Micro Videohub will reduce in price to US$1,495, Smart Videohub will reduce to US$1,995 and Compact Videohub will reduce to US$3,995.

Micro Videohub, Smart Videohub and Compact Videohub will be demonstrated on the Blackmagic Design NAB 2012 booth at #SL220.

Micro Videohub features 16 x 16 3 Gb/s SDI routing with full reclocking in a space saving 1 rack unit size. Smart Videohub includes the same 16 x 16 3 Gb/s SDI routing with reclocking, as well as a built in control panel in a 1 rack unit size. Compact Videohub offers a large 40 x 40 3 Gb/s SDI routing with reclocking in a small 2 rack unit size.

"We designed the Micro Videohub, Smart Videohub and Compact Videohub to offer high quality 3 Gb/s SDI routing in a compact size, while still being affordable for everyone," said Grant Petty, CEO, Blackmagic Design, "Now, with this new affordable price, Micro Videohub, Smart Videohub and Compact Videohub are available to smaller studios on the tightest budgets. Unlike other low cost solutions, with Micro Videohub, Smart Videohub and Compact Videohub you get all the professional features without any limitations!"

Availability and Price

Micro Videohub, Smart Videohub and Compact Videohub is available now from US$1,495 from Blackmagic Design resellers worldwide.

Press Photography

Product photos of the Micro Videohub, Smart Videohub and Compact Videohub, and all other Blackmagic Design products, are available at

About Blackmagic Design

Blackmagic Design creates the world's highest quality video editing products, color correctors, video converters, video monitoring, routers, live production switchers, disk recorders, waveform monitors and film restoration software for the feature film, post production and television broadcast industries. Blackmagic Design's DeckLink capture cards launched a revolution in quality and affordability, while the company's Emmy™ award winning DaVinci color correction products have dominated the television and film industry since 1984. Blackmagic Design continues ground breaking innovations including stereoscopic 3D and 4K workflows. Founded by world leading post production editors and engineers, Blackmagic Design has offices in the USA, United Kingdom, Japan, Singapore, and Australia. For more information, please check

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