New Kona Card Highlights AJA Booth at IBC2004
August 6, 2004
AJA Video Networks will demo new desktop video products and converters at IBC2004 in Amsterdam in September.
The Grass Valley, Calif.-based company will showcase the Kona 2, the dual rate HD/SD 133 MHz PCI-X capture card. Kona 2 supports uncompressed 10-bit SDI, HD-SDI, and dual link 4:4:4 HD at both 10 and 12 bits.
The K Box is a rack mountable 1RU enclosure, which supports all of Kona 2's I/O connectors. K Box has the functions of both XLR and BNC AES connections and 2 channel RCA style analog audio monitoring.
Converters to be showcased include the RH10UC, RH10DA, R10CE, HD10DA, HD10C2 and the HD10MD3.
The RH10UC is a 10-bit SD to HD up-converter. Using motion-adaptive de-interlacing and high quality digital scalers, the RH10UC provides broadcast quality HD video from SD sources.
The RH10DA is a multi-standard dual rate 1x8 SDI/HD-SDI distribution amplifier. The input is re-clocked and equalized to 100/300 meters (HD/SD) of coax cable.
The R10CE is a SDI distribution amplifier and universal monitoring D/A converter. The R10CE provides four equalized and re-clocked SDI outputs along with four analog monitoring outputs.
The HD10DA is a miniature 1x6 SD/HD (dual-rate) re-clocking distribution amplifier, featuring six separately buffered HD-SDI outputs, the HD10DA provides automatic input cable re-clocking and equalization to 125 meters.
The HD10C2, AJA's second generation HD D/A converter is a 10-bit HD converter, the HD10C2 is "dual-rate" and works with both HD-SDI and SDI inputs.
The AJA HD10MD3 is a miniature digital downconverter for converting HD-SDI video to standard definition SDI and analog component composite video.
AJA will be in Booth 7.710 at IBC2004, Sept. 10-14. For more information, visit http://www.ibc.org/.