Product News

New FS-HDR v4.0 Firmware (October 7, 2020)


AJA today announced the free v4.0 firmware update for the FS-HDR real-time HDR/WCG converter and frame synchronizer, featuring a new Colorfront Engine™ TV Mode, v1.4 BBC HLG LUTs, and more. 

The latest Colorfront Engine TV Mode provides new color and camera correction essentials, adding Knee Point and Knee Slope controls to better manage highlights and roll-off in SDR and HDR (HLG and PQ) conversions, greatly enhancing the image output. For professionals looking to take advantage of the latest BBC HLG LUT improvements, new v1.4 BBC HLG LUTs and a new LUT 9 for HLG to SDR display-light conversions are also included with the release. 

Additional enhancements include support for a wider range of camera metadata management schemes to streamline the pass-through of camera and lens metadata through FS-HDR to downstream devices for on-set applications, and the ability to configure the HDR components of the SDI output VPID on a channel-by-channel basis.

To read the release notes and download the update visit AJA’s website.

AJA Unveils BRIDGE LIVE (September 24, 2020)


AJA has unveiled BRIDGE LIVE, a powerful new plug-and-play 1RU streaming gateway solution that makes it easy to move UltraHD or multi-channel HD uncompressed baseband SDI video to/from a wide range of streaming and contribution codecs (H.265, H.264, MPEG-2 and optionally JPEG 2000), including secure reliable transport with SRT over the public internet.

Combining AJA’s production proven I/O technology with Comprimato’s powerful encoding/decoding/transcoding software, BRIDGE LIVE provides high-quality, cost-effective video processing, with SDI encode or decode for one channel of UltraHD up to 60p, or up to four channels of 1080 60p HD simultaneously, via four 12G-SDI connections that are also backwards compatible to 6G, 3G, and 1.5G SDI. Featuring deep metadata support, BRIDGE LIVE suits a range of professional and enterprise-level video workflows with a 1RU profile that fits seamlessly into facility racks, production trucks and flyplacks.

Find more information on AJA’s website

AJA Unveils World’s First 12G-SDI to Dante Audio Bridge (September 24, 2020)


AJA has announced its first partnership with Audinate, developers of Dante IP-based audio networking, to launch the first 12G-SDI embedded audio to Dante audio bridge. Targeted at live event and pro AV workflows, the new OG-DANTE-12GAM is an openGear, Dante IP audio embedder and disembedder, with dual 12G-SDI ports, 64-channels of audio and DashBoard control software integration. OG-DANTE-12GAM provides a high-density infrastructure solution bridging Dante to SDI and back simultaneously, features industry-wide compatibility with openGear frames, and allows for up to 640 channels of SDI/Dante audio bridging within a single 2RU frame housing 10 cards.

Click here for more details on OG-DANTE-12GAM.

AJA Expands openGear Lineup With OG-ROI-SDI Scan Converter (September 24, 2020)


AJA has released the new OG-ROI-SDI scan converter, an openGear-compatible card that enables high-quality conversion of 3G-SDI input and Region of Interest selection to 3G-SDI and HDMI mirrored outputs. ROI support allows professionals to easily extract video source signals for scan convert, scaling and conversion to HDMI and SDI from SDI sources. OG-ROI-SDI features openGear’s high-density architecture and support for Ross Video DashBoard remote control and monitoring software.

Learn more on AJA’s website.

Ki Pro Ultra 12G v2.0 Now Available (September 24, 2020)


AJA has released Ki Pro Ultra 12G v2.0, a free firmware update that introduces new input frame sync for genlock free recording, and 8K link VPID to power 8K/UltraHD2 workflows when four Ki Pro Ultra 12G devices are used in tandem in 12G- or 6G-SDI mode. Ki Pro Ultra 12G is AJA’s single-channel 4K/UltraHD recorder and player or four-channel HD recorder, with flexible connectivity options including 12G-SDI, HDMI 2.0, optional Fiber input and outputs, and Apple ProRes and Avid DNx codecs

Learn more on AJA’s website.

New KUMO v4.6.1 Update Available (September 16, 2020)


AJA has released a free KUMO v4.6.1 software update for its family of KUMO compact SDI routers. KUMO v4.6.1 introduces increased router control support to 32 GV Native Protocol Ethernet control points and adds a new Host UPnP configuration option to the network page. The free update also improves peer to peer communications between KUMO routers and AJA Control Panel and adds GV Native Protocol improvements.

Download KUMO v4.6.1 from AJA’s website.

New FS-HDR v3.2.2 Free Firmware Update (August 12, 2020)


FS-HDR v3.2.2 firmware is available today as a free download, introducing a critical fix for the RGB color corrector that improves performance. To learn more or download FS-HDR v3.2.2, visit AJA’s website.

Download U-TAP v1.5.3: Improved Video Conferencing/Streaming (July 30, 2020)


U-TAP v1.5.3 is available today. The free maintenance update is targeted at improving U-TAP performance for streaming video workflows and use with video conferencing apps, including Google Hangouts, MS Teams, OBS, Skype and Zoom. Visit AJA’s website to download here for U-TAP SDI or here for U-TAP HDMI.

New: IP Mini-Converter v2.3 Firmware Update (July 30, 2020)


A free v2.3 update is now available for AJA’s 10 GigE IP Mini-Converters, including all SMPTE 2110 IP transmitters and receivers.

The free firmware update adds a frame sync feature to support synchronizing unlocked sources with PTP for IPT-10G2-HDMI/-SDI transmitters. IPR-10G2-HDMI/-SDI and IPR-10G-HDMI receivers benefit from USB keyboard control for quick and easy preset recalls. Additionally, IPR-10G2-HDMI/-SDI, IPR-10G-HDMI and IPT-10G2-HDMI/-SDI feature new support for NMOS 1.3 (IS-04 v1.3 and IS-05 v1.1), and support for LLDP (Link Layer Discovery Protocol) enabling identification of the first upstream network switch from the 10 GigE IP Mini-Converter, and vice versa.

Download the free update here.

Mini-Config v2.25.1 Update Now Available (July 21, 2020)


Mini-Config v2.25.1 is now available as a free download, featuring several key bug fixes and performance enhancements. Download the free software update from AJA's website.

Ki Pro Ultra v3.4 Update Available Today (July 20, 2020)


Ki Pro Ultra v3.4 is now available as a free update for all users. Download the maintenance update today on AJA’s website.

AJA Releases Ki Pro Ultra 12G v1.1 Firmware (July 16, 2020)


AJA has released a free v1.1 firmware update for its Ki Pro Ultra 12G single-channel Apple ProRes 4K/UltraHD recorder/player or four-channel HD recorder. Available today as a free download, Ki Pro Ultra 12G v1.1 introduces several key enhancements for improved performance.

To download, visit AJA’s website.

Now Available: Ki Pro Ultra Plus v5.1 Firmware (June 30, 2020)


AJA has released new v5.1 firmware for its Ki Pro Ultra Plus multi-channel HD recorder or single-channel 4K/UltraHD/2K/HD recorder/player. Available today as a free download from AJA’s support page, the update brings users several new improvements. To download Ki Pro Ultra Plus v5.1 firmware today, click here.  

U-TAP v1.5.2 Available Now as a Free Download (June 24, 2020)


U-TAP v1.5.2 is available today as a free download for all U-TAP SDI and U-TAP HDMI USB 3.0-powered capture devices. The free upgrade increases workflow flexibility by introducing full macOS Catalina compatibility, plus updates and enhancements including support for 3G-SDI Level-B for U-TAP SDI. 

Download U-TAP SD v1.5.2 here and U-TAP HDMI v1.5.2 here

 

AJA Debuts New 12G-SDI Mini-Converters (June 23, 2020)


AJA has expanded its powerful, portable family of 12G-SDI Mini-Converters. New models include Fiber connectivity to simplify the transfer of 12G-SDI over long distances (up to 10 km) via a single optical cable with lockable ST connectors. The new FiDO-T-12G-ST and FiDO-R-12G-ST enable single-channel conversion between 12G-SDI and ST Fiber; the HA5-12G-T-ST and Hi5-12G-R-ST support conversion between HDMI 2.0 and 12G-SDI and ST Fiber; and the 12G-AMA facilitates 12G-SDI analog audio embedding/disembedding, with a range of model variations available for transmitting and receiving signals over 12G-SDI BNC, LC Fiber or ST Fiber.

In addition, AJA has released new FIBERST-1RX-12G and FIBERST-1TX-12G SFP modules. The FIBERST-1RX-12G is now available as an after-sale option for the 12G-AMA and Hi5-12G, and the FIBERST-1TX-12G supports the 12G-AMA and HA5-12G.

All new AJA 12G-SDI Mini-Converters and SFP modules are now available through AJA’s worldwide reseller network. For more information, read our press release

 

AJA Upgrades Ki Pro GO H.264 Recorder and Player (June 16, 2020)


AJA has released a feature-rich v2.0 firmware update for Ki Pro GO, its portable and powerful H.264 recorder and player. Ki Pro GO v2.0 introduces enhancements for improved H.264 recording quality and reliability, including recording support for up to 25 Mbps, 10-bit and 4:2:2 color space, expanded timecode capabilities with LTC, and new enhanced super out and front panel audio monitoring. Additionally, Ki Pro GO v2.0 adds new in-system media formatting, gang recording support, and network file downloading for more streamlined ease of use in critical live production environments.

To download Ki Pro GO v2.0 for free, visit AJA’s website.

Introducing AJA DataCalc Support for Ki Pro GO (June 16, 2020)


AJA announced that its DataCalc app is now available with support for the new Ki Pro GO v2.0 firmware. Available for download from the Apple App Store today, the app allows users to calculate storage requirements ahead of each job to ensure enough media is available. Ki Pro GO is the ultimate multi-channel H.264 recorder, and supports a low setting for talking heads, conference backups security recording and more; Med-Low; Medium for more complex content; Med-High; and High for fast moving, highly detailed content for sports and other live event productions. Download it from the Apple App Store or Google Play today.

AJA Announces Ki Pro Ultra 12G (May 28, 2020)


AJA has announced Ki Pro Ultra 12G, a new single-channel 4K/UltraHD recorder and player or four-channel HD recorder, featuring 12G-SDI connectivity with a host of unique and powerful features within a compact 2RU form factor. 

Ki Pro Ultra 12G offers single-channel 4K/UltraHD up to 50/60p recording and playback to and from Apple ProRes or Avid DNxHR, with flexible connectivity options including 12G-SDI, HDMI 2.0 and optional Fiber input and outputs. Alternatively Ki Pro Ultra 12G provides up to four channels of simultaneous HD recording up to 1080 50/60p with independent ProRes profiles per channel.

Ki Pro Ultra 12G is available today through AJA’s worldwide network for $3,995 US MSRP. Additional product details are available on AJA’s website.

Now Available: New AJA DataCalc App Update (May 28, 2020)


AJA has released an update to its popular DataCalc app, available for download on the Apple App Store. The update includes support for the brand new Ki Pro Ultra 12G, powerful new UI advancements and new device selections to help AJA users calculate the most efficient codec when calculating the storage space required for jobs. Download it here.

Desktop Software v15.5.3 Now Available (April 16, 2020)


AJA has released Desktop Software v15.5.3, a free maintenance update that introduces several key performance enhancements and bug fixes for KONA, Io and T-TAP products. Download the software update here.

AJA and NAB 2020 (March 24, 2020)


When AJA made the decision to withdraw from NAB 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we planned to announce our new product introductions online on April 21st at 9AM PST. A lot has changed in the past few weeks since that decision.

Countries around the world are sharing best practices for managing these unprecedented times, and many of these measures are impacting required testing by certification bodies that clear our new hardware products for commercial release. The State of California has also instituted a “Safer at Home” policy, and as an essential services company AJA is setting up safety measures to continue to manufacture and deliver new products as soon as possible.

For the time being, we no longer plan to reveal all of our new products on April 21st, but instead will be rolling out announcements to more closely align with product certifications and availability to customers. We apologize for the inconvenience, but look forward to sharing our breakthrough new product news with you soon. Visit AJA.com and subscribe to the AJA RSS feed, or follow us on Twitter @AJAVideo, Facebook @AJAVideo and LinkedIn www.linkedin.com/company/aja for the latest product updates.

IP Mini-Converter v2.2 Firmware Now Available (March 11, 2020)


A powerful new v2.2 firmware for AJA ST 2110 IP Mini-Converters is now available. New UltraHD support for the IPR-10G-HDMI and IPR-10G2-HDMI video receivers at high frame rates up to 50p over a single 10GigE cable, will help production facilities maximize affordable 10GigE infrastructures.

The optional v2.2 firmware provides IPR-10G2-HDMI and IPR-10G2-SDI video receivers increased packet protection and frame syncing options for better workflow flexibility while also introducing “System Modes” for all receivers. v2.2 includes NMOS functionality and other performance enhancements for IPT-10G2-HDMI and IPT-10G2-SDI video transmitters.

For all IP Mini-Converter receivers, “System Modes” provide for a rapid single-click method of setting parameters for the desired level of protection, latency and sync/timing source, where applicable.

Download IP Mini Converter firmware for free here.

Mini-Config v2.24.4 Available Today (March 9, 2020)


Mini-Config v2.24.4 is available today, a free update that expands compatibility with all new Windows machines and adds support for macOS Catalina. Additionally, the update adds new features for 12GM and introduces minor improvements for Hi5-4K-Plus, Hi5-12G, HA5-12G, UDC and FS-Mini Mini-Converters. 

Download the free Mini-Config v2.24.4 update here.

AJA Withdrawing from NAB 2020 Due to Coronavirus Risks (March 2, 2020)


It is with a heavy heart that AJA has made the decision to withdraw from NAB Show 2020 due to the risks from the Coronavirus. We are excited to share new products coming to market and are transitioning all planned meetings, news and demos to web-based video conferences. For more details, please read our official statement here and be sure to follow AJA on Twitter @AJAVideo for the latest updates and developments regarding event participation and upcoming web events.

eMini-Setup v2.2 Now Available (February 13, 2020)


eMini-Setup v2.2, supporting AJA HELO, IP Mini-Converters, KUMO and Mini-Connect, is now available as a free download, featuring several key enhancements and bug fixes for improved performance.

Download eMini-Setup v2.2 on the AJA website.

HDR Image Analyzer 12G Ships with 8K Support (February 12, 2020)


HDR Image Analyzer 12G is now shipping! Features include full 8K/UHD2 HDR monitoring and analysis for high raster content with 12G-SDI for higher bandwidth workflows with the simplicity of single-cable connectivity. 

HDR Image Analyzer 12G fuses AJA’s production-proven video I/O technology with powerful HDR and WCG image analysis tools from Colorfront, including waveform, histogram and vectorscope monitoring and analysis of up to 8K content over 12G-SDI for broadcast and OTT production, post, QC and mastering.

Click here to order or find additional info.

HDR Image Analyzer v2.0 Supports Increased User Flexibility (February 12, 2020)


AJA has released HDR Image Analyzer v2.0, a free software update for the powerful HDR waveform, histogram and vectorscope monitoring and analysis platform. HDR Image Analyzer v2.0 introduces configurable windows support for increased user flexibility and several key bug fixes.

Download the free update here.

New HELO v4.2 Firmware Extends Recording Features (February 3, 2020)


Introducing HELO v4.2, a free firmware update that extends recording times and includes several key bug fixes. HELO users can now continuously record up to 12 hours with the standalone H.264 capture, streaming and delivery device.

Download HELO v4.2 for free on the AJA website.

AJA Releases FS-HDR v3.2.1 Update (January 30, 2020)


FS-HDR users can now download a free v3.2.1 update, introducing new User LUT and Dynamic LUT menu parameter names for more consistency with industry terms. The update also features improved Web UI when selecting BBC HLG LUTs.

FS-HDR v3.2.1 is available today as a free download on the AJA website.

Now Available: KUMO v4.6 (January 30, 2020)


KUMO v4.6, a free maintenance update for AJA’s KUMO family of routers, is now available for download. The free firmware release increases support for up to 32 control points.

Download KUMO v4.6 from our website.

Ki Pro Ultra v3.3 Adds New Performance Enhancements (January 30, 2020)


Upgrade Ki Pro Ultra today with a new v3.3 update, introducing HDR file metadata and additional enhancements for improved performance.

Download Ki Pro Ultra v3.3 for free here.

RovoControl v3.0.1 for macOS Adds Catalina Support (January 22, 2020)


RovoControl v3.0.1 for macOS is available today as a free download and adds macOS 10.15.x Catalina support. RovoControl is a powerful, free software that offers easy control of RovoCam, including zoom, iris, focus and all of the main camera features.

macOS users can download the latest update here.

FS-HDR v3.2 Upgrade Now Available (January 7, 2020)


Introducing FS-HDR v3.2, a free firmware update that adds several new features and performance enhancements for the real-time HDR/WCG converter and frame synchronizer.

FS-HDR v3.2 introduces a new RGB Color Corrector to adjust source signals prior to color transforms; coupled video and audio delay controls to maintain audio-sync when adjusting video timing; audio delay measurements in milliseconds; and processing channel name editing for easier identification. Performance enhancements include improved channel-to-channel timing relationship for high frame rate (HFR) video formats; updates to use the latest BBC v1.3.1 LUTs; and BBC LUT names updated to include number and version.

To download FS-HDR v3.2, visit our website.

OG-12GDA-2x4 openGear 12G-SDI Distribution Amplifier Ships (December 19, 2019)


OG-12GDA-2x4 is now shipping, a new openGear 12G-SDI distribution amplifier designed for critical broadcast, OB truck and live event production environments.

OG-12GDA-2x4 features dual-channel inputs for incoming 12G-SDI signals, with reclocking of the distributed signals to dual 4x 12G-SDI outputs. The new card features compatibility with OGX, OG3 and DFR-8321 openGear frames, and DashBoard software support on Windows, macOS and Linux for flexible device control and monitoring over a local network or remotely.

To order or find more details, visit our website.

Mini-Config v2.24.2 Available Today (December 12, 2019)


Mini-Config v2.24.2 is available today as a free download. The free maintenance update introduces several critical bug fixes and improvements in performance.

Download it here.

 

Download Desktop Software v15.5.1 Today (December 11, 2019)


Desktop Software v15.5.1 is now available as a free download for KONA, Io and T-TAP products, featuring several key performance improvements and bug fixes.

Download here today.

Mini-Config v2.24.1 Now Available for AJA Mini-Converters (December 6, 2019)


Mini-Config v2.24.1 is now available, introducing RGB support to 12GM and a host of performance improvements for AJA’s full lineup of USB-enabled Mini-Converters. 

Download the free update here.

FS4 Upgraded with v2.0 Firmware (November 22, 2019)


Now available, new v2.0 firmware for the FS4 frame synchronizer and converter, featuring new enhancements that improve the quality of conversions and ease of use.

FS4 v2.0 introduces 1080i output filtering control for improved 4K/UltraHD to 1080i down-conversions. To maintain audio-sync, audio delay can now automatically follow video timing delay adjustments. Additional new features include audio delay measurements in milliseconds; processing channel name editing for easier identification; ancillary data pass-through (when not performing format conversions); and numerous bug fixes.

Download the free update here.

Desktop Software v15.5 is Now Available for KONA, Io & T-TAP (November 14, 2019)


Desktop Software v15.5 is available today as a free download for KONA, Io and T-TAP products, featuring performance upgrades and new functionality for HDR and 8K workflows.

Desktop Software v15.5 introduces Metal support and full compatibility with macOS Catalina; HDR over SDI via VPID; HDR Test Patterns for up to 8K/UHD2 workflows; deeper HDR integration with Avid Media Composer; and native 8K or 4K (downsampled from 8K) playback with Adobe Premiere Pro 2020. For the KONA 5 8-lane PCIe 3.0 I/O card, the update also adds full 2SI SMPTE raster support for 8K; RGB support for 8K capture and playback; and 8K to 4K downsample via HDMI.

Click here to download the free update.

New: OG-12GDA-2x4 openGear 12G-SDI Distribution Amplifier (November 12, 2019)


AJA has announced the new OG-12GDA-2x4 openGear 12G-SDI distribution amplifier. Designed for critical broadcast, OB truck and live event production environments, the new card features dual-channel inputs for incoming 12G-SDI signals, with reclocking of the distributed signals to dual 4x 12G-SDI outputs. 

OG-12GDA-2x4 features compatibility with OGX, OG3 and DFR-8321 openGear frames, and DashBoard software support on Windows, macOS and Linux for flexible device control and monitoring over a local network or remotely.

More details on OG-12GDA-2x4 are available here.

New Upgrades for Ki Pro GO & Ki Pro Ultra Plus (November 12, 2019)


AJA has announced two new firmware updates for its latest Ki Pro file-based recorders: Ki Pro GO v1.5 and Ki Pro Ultra Plus v5.0.

For the Ki Pro GO multi-channel H.264 recorder and player, a new v1.5 firmware update introduces timecode recording and playback, expanded primary and backup recording to all five USB ports, and new clip naming and segment recording.

Ki Pro Ultra Plus v5.0 adds numerous performance enhancements and a new Infinite Record mode that allows the unit to function as an always running backup recorder. Ki Pro Ultra Plus offers up to 4-channels of simultaneous ProRes HD recording, or single-channel 4K/UltraHD/2K/HD DNx and ProRes recording and playback via SDI and HDMI.

Both firmware updates will be available soon to customers as free downloads here.

Introducing New 8K Support for HDR Image Analyzer 12G (November 12, 2019)


AJA has announced new 8K support for HDR Image Analyzer 12G, its real-time HDR and WCG monitoring and analysis platform developed in partnership with Colorfront. The upcoming release will feature 8K/UHD2 HDR monitoring and analysis for high raster content over 12G-SDI for higher bandwidth workflows.

HDR Image Analyzer 12G fuses AJA’s production-proven video I/O technology with powerful HDR and WCG image analysis tools from Colorfront, including waveform, histogram and vectorscope monitoring and analysis of up to 8K content over 12G-SDI for broadcast and OTT production, post, QC and mastering. 


Find additional details on HDR Image Analyzer 12G here.

New openGear Scan Converters Now Shipping (October 21, 2019)


AJA's new openGear scan converters OG-ROI-DVI and OG-ROI-HDMI are now shipping, featuring DVI or HDMI to SDI region-of-interest scaling, scan conversion and image rotation in the openGear format. 

Both cards are designed for use in openGear 2RU frames, and can be remotely configured and monitored over a PC or local network using DashBoard software.

Find more details on OG-ROI-DVI here and OG-ROI-HDMI here.

HELO v4.1 Update Available Today (October 17, 2019)


HELO v4.1 is now available, featuring new enhancements around network recording and various performance improvements.

Available today as a free download, HELO v4.1 introduces new support for SMB level 2.0, 2.1 and 3.0, in addition to new RTMP user selectable modes to improve server/CDN connections. 

Download it here

AJA Announces HDR Image Analyzer 12G at IBC 2019 (September 12, 2019)


Today at IBC 2019, AJA unveiled a 12G-SDI version of its popular UltraHD/4K HDR monitoring and analysis solution. Dubbed HDR Image Analyzer 12G, the new product offers waveform, histogram and vectorscope monitoring and analysis of 4K/UltraHD/2K/HD, HDR and WCG content for broadcast and OTT production, post-production, QC and mastering, with the added bandwidth and flexibility of 12G-SDI.

AJA’s production-proven video I/O technology integrates with respected HDR analysis tools from Colorfront in a compact 1RU chassis to bring HDR Image Analyzer 12G users a comprehensive toolset to monitor and analyze HDR formats, including PQ (Perceptual Quantizer) and Hybrid Log Gamma (HLG).

For more information and a complete list of features, read our announcement.

AJA Debuts KUMO 6464-12G at IBC 2019 (September 12, 2019)


AJA announced the new KUMO 6464-12G router at IBC 2019. The newest addition to AJA’s family of KUMO routers, it includes 64x 12G-SDI inputs and 64x 12G-SDI outputs to enable high quality, cost-effective signal routing. KUMO 6464-12G suits a range of broadcast, production, post, and proAV environments and allows professionals to take advantage of the scalability, signal density, and increased bandwidth that 12G-SDI provides.

With KUMO 6464-12G, professionals can easily route and control video with embedded audio to/from 12G-SDI BNC connections with auto reclocking of SDI rates. The KUMO routers can be configured for ganged dual and quad-port routing, so that users can easily combine multiple inputs and outputs for Dual Link, 4K, UltraHD and 8K workflows, enabling seamless routing of uncompressed, compressed, or Raw signals throughout a facility.

Additional details, pricing and availability can be found here.

Corvid 44 12G Now Available in Ten Models (September 12, 2019)


At IBC 2019, AJA announced the release of Corvid 44 12G, a family of 8-lane PCIe 3.0 video and audio I/O cards supporting 12G-SDI. Corvid 44 12G is designed for AJA Developer partners, and is available with high-density HD-BNC connectors in low profile or full height form factors, and full height models offering full-size BNC connectors. Corvid 44 12G is available in ten different models, with passive or active cooling variants for form factor flexibility. All Corvid 44 12G cards support 8K/UltraHD2/4K/UltraHD high frame rate, deep color, HDR workflows and can also provide multiple 4K streams of input or output. Corvid 44 12G is compatible with AJA’s latest SDK on Windows, Linux, and macOS.

Learn more about all of the Corvid 44 12G models and features in our latest press release.

AJA Launches the FS-Mini at IBC 2019 (September 12, 2019)


Now available, the newly announced FS-Mini is a broadcast quality utility frame sync that packs the production-proven AJA FS frame sync technology into a portable Mini-Converter. FS-Mini supports frame synchronization and up, down, cross-conversion of untimed 3G-SDI, HD and SD video signals.

Users can synchronize and convert a wide range of video formats to their house standard with a 3G-SDI input and output, HDMI output, and a two-channel RCA style audio output. The Mini-Converter also features a reference input that can be used to lock a local reference and can be easily controlled via local DIP switches or USB and AJA's Mini-Config application.

Read our announcement for the complete feature set and pricing.

AJA Unveils New openGear Cards at IBC 2019 (September 12, 2019)


AJA today revealed three new openGear compatible cards at IBC 2019, including the OG-FS-Mini, OG-ROI-DVI and OG-ROI-HDMI. OG-FS-Mini fuses the functionality of AJA’s newly announced FS-Mini frame synchronizer Mini-Converter with the openGear architecture, while OG-ROI-DVI and OG-ROI-HDMI support DVI or HDMI to SDI region-of-interest scaling, scan conversion and image rotation in the openGear format. Each card is designed for use in openGear 2RU frames, and can be remotely configured, monitored and controlled over a PC or local network using Ross DashBoard software.

Check out our announcement for complete details and pricing.

Dolby Vision Support for 4K HDMI Mini-Converters Coming Soon (September 12, 2019)


Dolby Vision support will soon be available for our Hi5-4K-Plus and Hi5-12G Mini-Converters via an upcoming firmware release. The update will make it easier for creative professionals to achieve their artistic visions by enabling the conversion of Dolby Vision encoded HDR content on SDI to be converted to HDMI for PQ HDR monitoring on affordable HDMI displays. 

Find out more in our latest press release and stay tuned for more details to come.