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Blackmagic Design ATEM Television Studio

Broadcast quality production switcher with real time H.264 encoding.
Part No: BMD-SWATEMTVSTU

The production switcher for the internet age! ATEM Television Studio is a full broadcast quality production switcher with real time H.264 encoding so you can capture live events directly to files for internet distribution! ATEM Television Studio includes 6 video inputs with both broadcast SDI and consumer HDMI inputs for cameras and computers. You get software control panel, chroma keyer, two media player frame-stores, downstream keyers, transitions and more! Also works with ATEM control panels.

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Product Description

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The production switcher for the internet age! ATEM Television Studio is a full broadcast quality production switcher with real time H.264 encoding so you can capture live events directly to files for internet distribution! ATEM Television Studio includes 6 video inputs with both broadcast SDI and consumer HDMI inputs for cameras and computers. You get software control panel, chroma keyer, two media player frame-stores, downstream keyers, transitions and more! Also works with ATEM control panels.

Features

Built in Multi View
Now you can save thousands of dollars on costly camera monitoring with ATEM's built in multi-viewer. Multi view allows 10 channels of video to be displayed on a single HDMI television or monitor. You can also customize labels and set safe area markers on the preview display. Multi view includes tally so on-air sources have red borders and preview sources have green borders. ATEM multi view is as simple to use as connecting a single HDMI monitor, so you get the perfect portable solution.


More Connections
ATEM Television Studio is a professional broadcast SDI switcher that also includes loads of HDMI connections so you can start affordably with consumer HDMI cameras. Unlike other switchers, every single video input features an automatic frame re-synchronizer, so you can plug in any device and it always works! That means you can save thousands because you don't need expensive genlock cameras, and you can even plug in computers! Imagine getting started with incredible multi camera production using the latest low cost and high quality HD consumer cameras! ATEM Television Studio includes SDI and HDMI program outputs, and you can connect the USB 2.0 port to any computer to live record your program feed directly to high quality H.264 files for the web! ATEM Television Studio includes built in black, bars, media player and color generator sources. The ATEM Television Studio includes both SDI and HDMI multi view outputs.


Built in H.264 Encoding
The Internet is becoming the television transmitter for all of us, and ATEM Television Studio is more than a live production switcher, it's also an encoder! You get production as well as distribution technology all packed into an incredibly portable 1 rack unit size! ATEM Television Studio lets you connect to any computer for live capture to H.264 master files in full HD resolution! H.264 has become the standard for video on the Internet, as well as iPhones, iPad and Apple TV. ATEM Television Studio includes Media Express software, so you have everything you need to capture the highest quality files.

Specifications

Additional Information

Specification

Connections

  • Total Video Inputs: 6
  • Total Outputs: 6
  • SDI Video Input: 4 x 10-bit SD/HD switchable. 2 channel embedded audio.
  • Analog Video Input: None
  • HDMI Video Input: 4 x HDMI type A, 10-bit SD/HD switchable. 2 channel embedded audio.
  • Analog Audio Output: None
  • SDI Audio Output: 2 Ch embedded into SDI output
  • Audio Input: 1 x AES/EBU. Unbalanced via BNC connector
  • Sync Input: Tri-Sync or Blackburst
  • Internal Frame Synchronizers: 6. All inputs
  • SDI Program Output: 2 x 10-bit SD/HD switchable
  • HDMI Program Output: 1 x HDMI type A, 10-bit SD/HD switchable     
  • Analog Program Output: None
  • Down Converted SDI Program Output: None
  • SDI Preview Output: None
  • SDI Aux. Output: None
  • Computer Output: 1 x USB 2.0 H.264 encoded from program output. Media Express for Mac OS X and Windows included.
  • Qty of Multi-View's: 1
  • Outputs per Multi-View: 1 x HD-SDI and 1 x HDMI
  • Control Panel Connection: Ethernet supports 10/100/1000 BaseT. Allows direct connection between panel and chassis, or via network.  
  • Control Panel Included: ATEM Software Control Panel included free for Mac OS X 10.7.2 or 10.8 Mountain Lion and Windows 7 32-bit or 64-bit or Windows 8 32-bit or 64-bit.
  • Serial Communication Output: None
  • Tally Output: Added via ethernet connection to Blackmagic Design GPI and Tally Interface product. (Not included.)
  • GPI: Added via ethernet connection to Blackmagic Design GPI and Tally Interface product. (Not included.)
  • Software Updates: Using USB connection direcly connected to Mac OS X or Windows computers. Includes ATEM Switcher Utility.
  • Configuration: Set via ATEM Software Control Panel, excluding ATEM chassis IP address which is set via the ATEM Switcher Utility connected via USB to chassis.     

 

Standards

  • SD Format Support: 625/25 PAL 4:3, 525/29.97 NTSC 4:3        
  • HD Format Support: 1080i50, 1080i59.94, 720p50, 720p59.94.
  • SDI Compliance: SMPTE 259M, 292M.
  • Video Sampling: 4:2:2 10-bit        
  • Color Precision: 4:2:2 10-bit
  • Color Space: 4:2:2 YUV
  • HDMI Input Resolutions for Computers: 720 x 480 59.94Hz, 720 x 576 50Hz, 1280 x 720 59.94Hz 50Hz and 1920 x 1080 59.94Hz 50Hz   

 

Processing

  • Colorspace Conversion: Hardware based real time.
  • Processing Delay: 1 Line
  • Audio Mixer: 7 input x 2 channel mixer, Selectable On/Off/Audio-Follow-Video. Level and Peak metering, Master gain control.    
  • HD Down Conversion: None

 

Extras

  • Total Number of Layers: 3
  • Upstream Keyers: 1
  • Downstream Keyers: 2
  • Linear/Luma Keyers: 3
  • Chroma Keyers: 1      
  • Pattern Generators: 2
  • Color Generators: 2
  • Transition Keyer (Stinger/DVE): None
  • DVE with 3D Borders & Drop Shadow: None
  • Control Panel Compatibility: Includes ATEM Software Control Panel. Also compatible with ATEM 1 M/E Broadcast Panel and ATEM 2 M/E Broadcast Panel.
  • Input Voltage: 12V-30V
  • Power Usage: 20W
  • Product Warranty: 12 Months Limited Manufacturer's Warranty  

 

Display Requirements

  • Interface: Minimum monitor resolution of 1366 x 768.      

 

Media Player

  • Media Players: 2
  • Channels: Fill and key for each Media Player 
  • Media Pool Still Image Capacity: 20 with fill and key
  • Media Pool Clip Capacity: None
  • Maximum Clip Length in 1080i: None
  • Maximum Clip Length in 720p: None
  • Maximum Clip Length in NTSC/PAL: None
  • Media Pool Still Image Format: PNG, TGA, BMP, GIF, JPEG and TIFF        
  • Media Pool Video File Format: None
  • Media Pool Audio File Format: None

 

Multi View Monitoring

  • Number of Windows: 1 x 10
  • Routable Windows: Fixed Routing
  • Tally: Red for program and green for preview indication   
  • Windows Souce Labels: Yes
 

What's new in ATEM 6.1 

  • White balance control for Blackmagic Design Studio cameras on the ATEM Camera UI
  • Copy and paste function in the ATEM Camera UI
  • ATEM 2 M/E switchers can now access M/E 2 as a key input on M/E 1
  • Fade to Black now has an Audio follow Video option for easier transitions
  • ATEM 1 M/E Production Studio 4K has timecode enabled on program SDI outputs
  • General performance and stability updates

 

Minimum System Requirements for Mac OS X 

  • Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks or later
  • Mac OS X 10.8.5 Mountain Lion or later
  • Display resolution of at least 1366 by 768 or larger
  • A suitable USB 2.0 port for software updates
  • An Ethernet connection for switcher control

 

Minimum System Requirements for Windows 

  • Microsoft Windows 8 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 7 64-bit
  • Display resolution of at least 1366 by 768 or larger
  • A suitable USB 2.0 port for software updates
  • An Ethernet connection for switcher control

 

Installing ATEM Software

Before installing the software, we recommend that you run "Uninstall ATEM" first.

 

The ATEM installer package installs:

  • ATEM Software Control
  • ATEM Setup Utility
  • Blackmagic Media Express

 

NOTE: Please update the internal software in your ATEM Switcher and ATEM Broadcast Panel after installing this software. Simply connect the ATEM Switcher with a USB cable and run the included ATEM Setup Utility software. Then repeat for the ATEM Broadcast Panel. After this update, check your switcher chassis IP address in the ATEM Setup Utility.

 

Additional Information

Please check www.blackmagicdesign.com for additional information on third party software compatibility and minimum system requirements.

 

 

Dimensions and Weight

  • Size: 1 Rack Unit
  • 482mm (W) 44mm (H) 62mm (D)
  • Weight: 1.4 kg

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