AJA T-TAP™ for Thunderbolt™-enabled Workflows Now Available

AJA T-TAP™ for Thunderbolt™-enabled Workflows Now Available

September 7, 2012

Grass Valley, CA  - AJA Video Systems today announced that T-TAP™, its compact, lightweight HD-SDI and HDMI Thunderbolt™-powered video device launched at NAB, is now shipping. AJA's T-TAP allows video professionals to leverage the power of Thunderbolt to deliver high-quality video and embedded audio output from any compatible Mac system.

T-TAP's simple, single Thunderbolt cable connectivity for both power and data enables easy setup for video professionals. The highly-portable device supports everything from SD to HD to 2K and muxed 3D with pristine 10-bit quality, even over HDMI, and all with 8-channel embedded audio. It also includes AJA's renowned Mac drivers and software for integrated compatibility with major software packages from Apple, Adobe, Avid and many more.

Key T-TAP features include:
• High-speed Thunderbolt connectivity
• 10-bit uncompressed 4:2:2 video and embedded audio output
• HD/SD-SDI and HDMI connectivity supports simultaneous output at incredible 10-bit quality
• 3D support on HDMI and SDI for real time muxed stereoscopic review without requiring additional hardware
• Full 8-channel embedded audio allows for multi-channel playback
• Powered via Thunderbolt connector so no additional power supply required
• AJA Mac driver and proven software compatibility
• Backed by AJA's quality, reliability and 3-year international warranty
T-TAP is now available through AJA's network of worldwide resellers at a US MSRP of $295. For a complete set of features and technical specifications, please visit www.aja.com.

About AJA Video Systems, Inc.
Since 1993, AJA Video has been a leading manufacturer of high-quality and cost-effective digital video interface, conversion, acquisition and desktop solutions supporting the professional broadcast and post- production markets. With headquarters in Grass Valley, California, AJA maintains an extensive sales channel of dealers and systems integrators around the world. For further information visit www.aja.com.

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