09.13.2013 04:45 PM
IBC2013: AJA Announces 4K Support for Kumo Routers
With vers. 3.0 firmware update
AJA announced the
Kumo vers. 3.0 firmware update to enable Dual Link, 4K and Ultra HD support in
its Kumo family of compact SDI routers. Available in 1 RU or 2 RU with support
for 3G/HD/SD-SDI, Kumo routers are aimed at mobile production trucks and live
event A/V rigs.
Kumo routers are available in three configurations: Kumo 3232 supports 32
3G-SDI I/Os, KUMO 1616 supports 16 3G-SDI I/Os, and Kumo 1604 supports 16
3G-SDI inputs and four 3G-SDI outputs. The new Kumo firmware also supports
ganged dual and quad port routing, allowing users to group together multiple
inputs and outputs for Dual Link, 4K and Ultra HD workflows.
New vers. 3.0 firmware is available now to Kumo owners for no additional
charge at http://www.aja.com/en/products/kumo/#support
AJA also announced the upcoming release of a new plug-in for Kona 3G
that will support Telestream Wirecast 5 with up to four HD-SDI input channels
and also supports 4K input to Wirecast.