At NAB 2018, AJA has introduced exciting new products and significant new updates!
AJA solutions give professionals more power, speed and flexibility, whether working in Broadcast IP, SDI, HDMI, HDR and/or HFR.
Multi-Channel 2K/HD or Single Channel 4K/UltraHD HDMI Capture
KONA HDMI is highly flexible PCIe capture card, designed for four simultaneous channels of HD capture, with popular streaming and switching applications including Telestream Wirecast and vMix. KONA HDMI uniquely also offers capture of one channel of UltraHD up to 60p over HDMI 2.0, via AJA Control Room software for file compatibility with most NLE and effects packages. It is also compatible with other popular third-party solutions for live streaming, projection mapping, and VR workflows.
$895 US MSRP •
Available June 2018
3G-SDI PCIe 2.0 Capture and Playout
KONA 1 is a robust, cost efficient single channel 3G-SDI 2K/HD 60p I/O PCIe card. KONA 1 offers serial control and reference/LTC, and features standard application plug-ins, as well as AJA SDK support, and is perfect for broadcast, post, proAV, and OEM developers.
The new card supports 3G-SDI capture, monitoring and/or playback with software from AJA, Adobe, Avid, Apple, Telestream and others, and enables simultaneous monitoring during capture (pass-through).
Available May 2018
Bridge SMPTE 2110 to HDMI over 10 GigE
Easily monitor HD SMPTE ST 2110 signals via HDMI with IPR-10G-HDMI. Our new Mini-Converter receives ST 2110 over 10 GigE and formats the data for output on a full-size HDMI interface. Associated audio is extracted, synchronized and embedded into the HDMI interface and output on an analog RCA interface.
Available May 2018
KUMO 3232-12G and KUMO 1616-12G
New 12G-SDI Compact Routers, 32x32 and 16x16 Models
Two new 12G-SDI KUMO routers support large format resolutions, high frame rate (HFR) and deep color formats, while reducing cable runs when transporting 4K/UltraHD over SDI. The routers offer network based and/or physical control, adding a new USB port for configuring IP addresses via AJA’s eMini-Setup software. Multi-port gang-routing also means the new 12G-SDI models are 8K ready!
KUMO 3232-12G • Available July 2018
KUMO 1616-12G • Available June 2018
New openGear Cards with DashBoard Support
Convenient Configuration, Monitoring and Control over a PC or Local Network
Designed for use in compatible openGear 2RU frames including AJA’s OG-3 2RU frame, the new cards combine the reliability and functionality of AJA Mini-Converters with the high density openGear architecture. New DashBoard software support on Windows, macOS, and Linux provides convenient and industry standard configuration, monitoring and control options over a PC or local network.
New Models include:
• OG-3G-AMA: 3G-SDI Analog Audio Embedder/Disembedder
• OG-UDC: 3G-SDI Up, Down, Cross-Converter
• OG-4K2HD: 4K/UltraHD-SDI to 3G-SDI Down-Converter
• OG-Hi5-4K-Plus: 4K/UltraHD-SDI to HDMI 2.0 Converter
• OG-HA5-4K: HDMI to 4K/UltraHD-SDI Converter
OG-3G-AMA • Available April 2018
OG-UDC • Available May 2018
OG-4K2HD • Available July 2018
OG-Hi5-4K-Plus • Available Q3 2018
OG-HA5-4K • Available Q3 2018
v2.5 Firmware for FS-HDR
Streamline your Live HDR Production with New FS-HDR Improvements
New FS-HDR v2.5 firmware will soon be available as a free download, enabling simultaneous delivery of SDR/HDR 4K/UltraHD on FS-HDR’s main SDI outputs as well as 2K/HD/SD with unique SDR/HDR settings on the SDI monitor output. v2.5 also adds new BBC HLG LUTs for specific broadcast installations and Tangent Element Kb panel support for hardware-based parameter controls. The update also includes HDR Infoframe generation on the HDMI monitor output, providing an easy, cost-efficient solution for local monitoring on HDR capable displays, in addition to new HDR test patterns.
Firmware Update is Free • Available June 2018
FS-HDR • Available Now
New SFP Options for FS-HDR and FS4
12G-SDI Single Mode and 3G-SDI Multi-Mode Fiber SFP Options
AJA is rolling out new SFP options for FS-HDR and FS4 frame synchronizers/ converters. New models include:
FIBERLC-1RX-12G SFP 12G-SDI Single Fiber LC Receiver Single Mode 1310nm
FIBERLC-1TX-12G SFP 12G-SDI Single Fiber LC Transmitter Single Mode 1310nm
FIBERLC-1RX-MM SFP Single Fiber LC Receiver Multi-Mode 850nm
FIBERLC-1TX-MM SFP Single Fiber LC Transmitter Multi-Mode 850nm
FIBERLC-2RX-MM SFP Dual Fiber LC Receiver Multi-Mode 850nm
FIBERLC-2TX-MM SFP Dual Fiber LC Transmitter Multi-Mode 850nm
All Available Now!
All products are on display at the NAB show - Vist AJA in Booth SL2505 - April 9-12, 2018
Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV