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Blackmagic Design UltraStudio 4K Extreme 3

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Product highlights

  • Advanced solution for PCIe and Thunderbolt computers
  • Incredibly fast 40Gb/s Thunderbolt 3 connection
  • Advanced 12G‑SDI and HDMI 2.0 connections
  • Working at up to 60 fps with deep color and 12‑bit RGB
  • Support for HDR workflows via HDMI 2.0a
  • Supports extremely large 4K frame sizes
  • Widest range of analog and digital connections
  • Works with virtually any camera, deck, router or display
  • Powerful hardware encoder built-in

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Blackmagic Design UltraStudio 4K Extreme 3

Looking for most advanced capture and playback solution for PCI Express and Thunderbolt computers? Then the UltraStudio 4K Extreme 3 from Blackmagic Design is the perfect choice for you. Compatible with virtually any camera, deck, router or display, this device offers blazing fast speed of up to 40Gb/s Thunderbolt 3. It features advanced 12G‑SDI and HDMI 2.0 connections for operating at up to 60fps with deep color. This device also features 12‑bit RGB, support for HDR workflows via HDMI 2.0a and extremely large 4K frame sizes.

Incredible Functions

Thanks to the built in multi format hardware encoder, the UltraStudio 4K Extreme 3 allows capturing of H.265. H.265 and delivers stunning output. Delivering incredible speeds of 12G‑SD, UltraStudio supports both capture and playback of Ultra HD and 4K 60p over a single BNC cable. This model adds and extra HDMI input plus a balanced analog audio out making it possible to connect in-studio audio monitoring. The larger design accommodates 4 channel analog audio via XLR connections as well as 2 channels of AES/EBU digital audio. It also enables dedicated timecode connections.


Input / Output
Video Output HDMI
HDMI Inputs 1
Video Input HDMI
Audio Input Balanced (XLR)
Operating Temperature Not Available
Channels 16
Weight Not Available


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Flexible, Easy Returns

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Blackmagic Design UltraStudio 4K Extreme 3

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