With editorial, graphics, vfx and color work now regularly being done on set, at home and in the field, the ability to run full-featured software on laptop computers along with compact video and audio I/O solutions has rapidly increased. Likewise, the need for compact multichannel solutions for recording, switching and streaming live events. AJA Io products provide for both post and live workflows by providing desktop-level functionality in a portable form factor that's powerful enough to deliver in the edit suite, and sturdy enough to handle life on the road. AJA offers solutions encompassing Thunderbolt™ 3 with 12G-SDI and HDMI 2.0, as well as ultra-small form factor USB 3.0 (USB 3.2, Gen 1) capture devices.
Despite their small footprints, Io, T-TAP Pro and U-TAP products are packed with comprehensive I/O options depending on model; including 12G-SDI, 3G-SDI, HDMI 2.0, remote control and audio connectivity.
Whatever connectivity your workflow demands, there's an AJA mobile product to meet your needs.
AJA products are widely supported across the industry by leading third party software and solution vendors. AJA also provides industry-best application plug-ins and OS drivers. To confirm compatibility* for your product, visit our handy charts for the latest information.
* For complete compatibility details please contact your 3rd Party Vendor
Desktop Software v16.1 and above is optimized for the new Apple M1 chip with native support for AJA macOS drivers, application plug-ins, AJA Control Room, AJA Control Panel, and AJA System Test.
AJA’s free Desktop Software for Io X3, Io 4K Plus, T-TAP Pro includes AJA Control Panel, a powerful and elegant UI for interfacing with your chosen hardware.
Control Panel provides an easy to understand signal flow diagram showing how the AJA Mobile hardware is currently configured and allows you to make changes. You can change signal input and output parameters and define the video processing that will be performed. The AJA software installer automatically installs the Control Panel application on your computer and once opened AJA Control Panel recognizes the connected hardware and provides configuration and settings options appropriate to it’s capabilities.
Other powerful features include; Huge flexibility across ingest/output for 4K/UltraHD, 2K/HD and SD, HDR Test patterns, HDR pass-through and signaling, LUT support*, Timecode insertion from source or time-of-day and much more.
*10-bit LUT support for Io X3, Io 4K Plus, T-TAP Pro
AJA Control Room is unified cross-platform professional media software for macOS, Windows and Linux, enabling 8K/4K/HD/SD workflows in numerous powerful ways.
AJA Control Room can be used as a stand-alone media player with full-screen playback and host system audio monitoring, or used in conjunction with AJA hardware devices, supporting input, output and monitoring for high quality professional media file types and formats including uncompressed, DNxHD/R, ProRes, H.265, and H.264. The Deep Buffer feature supports sustained playback /capture functionality designed to be immune to temporary interruptions to storage connectivity. Whether you’re using files on a network, live feeds, NDI or even tape, experience the same smooth interface on macOS®, Windows®
AJA Control Room also includes cross platform support for the entire Apple ProRes family of codecs on Windows, Linux, and macOS, and adds native 8K support when used with the AJA KONA 5.
AJA Control Room comes bundled free as part of AJA’s desktop software for KONA®, Io® and T-TAP Pro®. Installing the Desktop Software package will automatically install AJA Control Room.
AJA DataCalc is a mobile OS application for iOS, iPadOS and Android, offering two modes for storage and time calculations based upon raster, frame rate and codec choices.
DataCalc - Calculate your storage needs before capture.
TimeCalc – Calculate the run time of materials you can capture by storage size.
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AJA’s technical support is recognized as among the best in the industry and is available to all AJA customers. If you need assistance with any aspect of your Mini-Converter installation, configuration, operation or encounter any technical issue, AJA Support will work with you to get up and running.
Mobile I/O products are covered by a generous three year warranty. Please see the individual Product’s Manual for additional specifics around warranty conditions for the product itself.