At IBC Rohde & Schwarz DVS is previewing a ‘next generation’ version of its R&S Clipster mastering station, which is scheduled to be available in the coming weeks. Based on an entirely new hardware platform, it includes new features for high-end post production including HDR, HFR and 4K UHD.
For HDR, Clipster completed its planned support for Dolby Vision, the format used for the HDR releases of several titles including Tomorrowland and Inside Out. It also supports mastering formats that support 4K HDR such as IMF.
Clipster will additionally support high frame rates up to 120 fps in 4K and 12-bit.
The company is also highlighting new features for its ingest and production server R&S Venice. That includes direct recording in 4K without any stitching processes.