Updated Feb 21/19
Blackmagic Design H.264 Pro Video Recorder - $669 -
special order - takes up to a week
H.264 Pro Recorder
The Blackmagic Design H.264 Pro Recorder is designed for the industry professionals who require professional encoding from SDI, HDMI, analog/component composite, and balanced audio. The flexible Pro Recorder enables you to capture old or new video formats into the same file formats used on the web, iPad, iPod, iPhone, Apple TV, and more, providing a convenient solution to capture from professional broadcast decks directly to SD and HD H.264 files.
With the Media Express software, you can encode hours of content into popular online formats and batch H.264 files with an attractive user interface as well as create playlists from captured files. The software supports CMX EDL import and RS-422 accurate deck control, and is compatible with Mac, Windows, and Linux operating systems. It also provides clip information such as frame size, frame-rate, color space, format, and codec.
The H.264 recorder allows you to capture high-quality videos and select between SDI, HDMI, and analog component video inputs. Apart from capturing audio from the SDI, HDMI, or stereo balanced analog audio input jacks, you can also connect the recorder directly to HD or SD video sources as the SDI, HDMI, and capture from HDCAM, Digital Betacam, Betacam SP, DVD players, and more. Analog video inputs switch between component s-video and composite, and support SD and HD.
The Pro Recorder allows you to save your old memories as digital files
on your PC, converting old programming video formats into H.264 file
format. It supports real-time scaling, and allows you to capture videos
at full HD or SD resolution. You can also re-size videos in real-time
to scale and encode for playing on devices such as iPhone, iPad, or iPod.
The adjustable tools can crop unwanted video portions such as black borders
and VHS switching.
* Real-time H.264 encoder that connects via USB
* Designed for industry professionals who need professional encoding from SDI, HDMI, analog component/ composite and balanced audio
* Capture from professional broadcast decks directly to SD and HD H.264 files
* Capture old or new programming content into the same file format used on the web, iPad, iPod, iPhone, Apple TV, and YouTube
* Media Express software to encode content into popular online formats
* Batch H.264 files with a user interface
* RS-422 deck control is included with software for Mac, Windows, and Linux
* Clip information - frame size, frame-rate, color space, format, and codec
* Converts old video tapes to H.264 file format
* Real-time scaling/cropping
* Ideal for mobile applications using a notebook/computer (powers from the notebook battery)