Blackmagic Design: Mixed format routing14 September 2014
The Smart Videohub 40×40, the newest model in Blackmagic Design’s family of mixed format routers, includes the company’s visual routing user interface and 6G-SDI technology allowing SD, HD and Ultra HD routing all on the same router at the same time.
Blackmagic’s Western regional manager for North America, Kendall Eckman (pictured), noted that this new router is aimed at both broadcasters and filmmakers. It will be available in October for $2,995. The Smart Videohub family of SDI video routers are Ultra HD mixed format routers and include built-in five-inch high resolution video monitoring and spin knob router control. Grant Petty, CEO,
Blackmagic Design said, “The new Smart Videohub 40×40 brings all of the great features of the Videohub family, plus adds redundant power and a much larger, bright high resolution screen is possible because of its larger two-rack unit design.”