AJA Release New Ki Pro Ultra Firmware v2.6

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05 Oct

AJA Release New Ki Pro Ultra Firmware v2.6

AJA have released new firmware for the Ki Pro Ultra 12G multi channel recorder/player

To access our latest improvements for the popular 12G-SDI 4K/UltraHD/HD recorder/player and multi-channel HD recorder, download the free update today:

Download the free update here.

Ki Pro Ultra 12G is a multi-channel Apple ProRes® recorder offering up to 4-Channels of simultaneous HD recording, or in Single-Channel mode, a 4K/UltraHD/2K/HD Apple ProRes or Avid DNxHR® recorder and player. Avid DNxHD® MXF is also supported up to HD formats in Single-Channel mode.

Ki Pro Ultra 12G offers 12G-SDI single cable simplicity for large rasters up to full 4K, (the 4x 3G-SDI inputs/outputs can be used for Quad Link operations as required) and HDMI 2.0 digital video connectivity with HDR support for both recording and playback.  

A wealth of analog and digital audio connectivity answers any project’s demand for efficient, powerful and flexible workflows. For distance and remote needs, 12G and 3G Fiber SFP+ options are available. 

Designed to be either portable or rackmountable with half rack wide, 2RU high dimensions, Ki Pro Ultra 12G is well suited for use in any environment.

Key Features:

  • 4K/UltraHD/2K/HD Recorder and Player
  • Supports single-channel 4K/UltraHD/HD recording to ProRes or DNx files
  • Supports multi-channel HD recording to ProRes
  • Records and plays back up to Apple ProRes 4444 XQ or Avid DNxHR HQX
  • Genlock-free multi-channel HD recording up to 1080 60p
  • Single channel recording up to 4K 60p
  • HDR recording and playback
  • 1x 12G-SDI I/O 
  • 3x 3G-SDI I/O (4x when also using the 12G-SDI capable port)
  • HDMI 2.0 I/O
  • SFP fibre cage I/O (fibre modules not included)
  • 2x PAK media bays with Ki Protect 
  • Analog audio I/O (DB-25 loom connectivity)
  • AES/EBU digital audio I/O (DB-25 loom connectivity)
  • Multi-channel embedded SDI and HDMI audio
  • REF, LTC, RP-188 and RS-422 support
  • REST interface
  • Support for 8K VPID multi-unit playback
  • Front panel button controls with integrated HD resolution screen
  • Easy to use web UI, configure and control from standard web browsers
  • Compact 2RU, half-rack width design
  • Three year warranty

Ki Pro Ultra 12G records 4K/UltraHD/2K/HD to six quality levels of Apple ProRes® including Apple ProRes 4444 XQ. This lets you choose the balance of image fidelity and file size that’s right for each individual production as well as having the flexibility to record directly to native file formats that are understood by most major editing systems.

Next generation UltraHD 60p and 4K 60p recording is attainable all the way up to Apple ProRes HQ when using AJA PAK 2000, PAK 1000, PAK 512 and PAK 256 SSD media.

By utilizing Apple ProRes, your project will have the best image quality available, with manageable and affordable file sizes.

Discover more about the Ki Pro Ultra 12G here.

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