AJA New openGear 12G-SDI Distribution Amplifier Now Shipping

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19 Dec

AJA New openGear 12G-SDI Distribution Amplifier Now Shipping

OG-12GDA-2x4 is now shipping, the new openGear 12G-SDI distribution amplifier featuring 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 remote monitoring.
 
Designed for use in high density openGear 2RU frames including AJA’s OG-X-FR frame, new DashBoard software support on Windows, macOS and Linux offers remote control and monitoring of the openGear architecture and provides convenient and industry standard configuration, monitoring and control options over a PC or local network.
 
Features
  • Dual 1x4 12G-SDI openGear Distribution Amplifiers
  • 2x 12G-SDI BNC inputs
  • 8x noninverting 12G-SDI BNC outputs
  • Format agnostic 270 Mbps – 12 Gbps video formats
  • Automatic input equalization and output reclocking
  • Support for HDR video
  • Passes embedded audio, all ancillary data including closed caption and time code
  • Input Present and Input SMPTE Lock LEDs
  • 10x 12G-BNC rear connector module included
  • Power: 4.5 watts
  • Hot swappable
  • DashBoard Support with OGX, OG3 and DFR-8321 openGear frames
  • Five year warranty

Connectivity

The 12G-SDI inputs are automatically equalized and the outputs are automatically reclocked with best in class input jitter tolerance. SDI rates of 270Mb, 1.5Gb, 3Gb, 6Gb and 12Gb are supported. Two SDIs inputs and eight SDI outputs are provided. A 10x BNC rear openGear connector module is included.

openGear Compatibility

The openGear standard ensures that AJA cards will be compatible with other openGear products from certified openGear partners. With a growing list of products, openGear is the future of rackframe products.

Flexible I/O

The modular rear panel allows custom I/O connections per card (included with individual cards).

Failsafe

The optional redundant power supply provides a secondary power source in the event of a primary power failure.

Ethernet Access

A standard Ethernet connection allows the frame to be accessed via the Dashboard application for overall frame communication. Optional per-card Ethernet access can be installed in the frame for advanced communication with compatible openGear cards.

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