The Blackmagic Design Ultrastudio Recorder 3G Capture Device features 3G-SDI and HDMI connections plus high-speed Thunderbolt 3 technology. It is an extremely portable and pocket-sized and is powered by its Thunderbolt connections, so it can be operated from a computer’s battery or power source.The Blackmagic UltraStudio Monitor 3G records SDI and HDMI video.
The Blackmagic UltraStudio Recorder 3G is small in form factor and perfect for portable tasks that don’t require both capture and playback in a single device. A good use case for the 3G recorder is when monitoring using NLE software the UltraStudio Monitor 3G would be a perfect choice. Replacing older Thunderbolt 2 models, these new models feature Thunderbolt 3 which makes possible greater features, such as more video formats, a greater selection of colourspace, RGB video formats and lower cost.
The Blackmagic UltraStudio Recorder 3G feature advanced high-quality video technology allowing customers to go on location for uncompressed and compressed capture and playback tasks at the highest 10 bit SD/HD quality. With easy plug and play and incredibly fast transfer speeds of Thunderbolt technology, UltraStudio Monitor 3G and UltraStudio Recorder 3G can be moved easily between computers and can capture from decks, cameras and live video sources, and output to monitors, projectors, media servers and more. This is perfect for editing, compositing, graphics production and unlimited broadcast and post-production situations where the highest quality video and true versatility are demanded.
“UltraStudio Monitor 3G and UltraStudio Recorder 3G let you work anywhere because they are extremely compact and are powered from the Thunderbolt 3 connection,” said Grant Petty, CEO, Blackmagic Design. “You can simply plug into any Thunderbolt 3 enabled laptop or a desktop computer and start working. With support for high bandwidth formats up to 1080p60, these are advanced video capture and playback solutions that are small enough to fit in your pocket. There is nothing more portable!”