Blackmagic Releases DeckLink HD Pro PCIe Capture Card

Blackmagic Design on Thursday released a new DeckLink HD Pro 4:4:4 12-bit SDI PCIe video capture card. The new card, which sells for US$1,195, features 14-bit analog video monitoring, the ability to instantly switch between HDTV and standard definition, twin HD-SD inputs and outputs, SPDIF/unbalanced AES audio input and SPDIF/unbalanced AES audio out, word-clock out, Tri-Sync/Black Burst reference input and a built in RS-422 remote control port for broadcast deck control.

The new card also offers a high-speed PCI Express four-lane interface for use with Appleis latest Power Mac G5.