IP Simple, Compatible I/O for IP Pipelines
Product Code: KONAIP
|KONA IP brings all of the expertise, power,
quality and reliability behind the KONA product line, to the world of Video over
IP for 4K/UltraHD and 2K/HD workflows.
KONA IP offers a tremendously flexible video and audio I/O platform with support
for up to 4K/UltraHD with SMPTE ST 2110, support for up to 2K/HD with 2022-6,
the ability to take advantage of 2022-7 redundancy for high availability
architectures, and an option for compressed TR-01 JPEG 2000 workflows, KONA IP
ensures you have all the tools you need to succeed as the prevalence of video
over IP increases.
On the desktop, KONA IP seamlessly supports Apple® FCPX, Adobe® Premiere® Pro
CC, Avid® Media Composer®, AJA Control Room and other leading editorial, effects
and production tools. For creative users the experience of using favored
applications remains unchanged, with some differences only in setting up for
capture or output with the same AJA Control Panel creative users are used to.
For developers, the same AJA SDK used for SDI and HDMI devices is also used for
KONA IP, meaning zero delay in writing applications and creating systems with
this powerful PCIe capture and output card.
And for any critical/enterprise scale media production installations, the
additional peace of mind that comes with a 3 year warranty, advance replacement
and support via phone is standard with all KONA cards.
Broadcast IP is here. Transition seamlessly with KONA IP.
KONA IP is designed to fit into either hybrid or all-IP infrastructures, while
bridging that familiar KONA experience that professionals rely on for critical
work, into Video over IP workflows.
KONA IP offers SMPTE ST 2110, SMPTE 2022-6/7 uncompressed IP video standards,
including network redundancy/Hitless Switching for transmission, as well as
optional JPEG 2000 support.
Wide Software Compatibility
KONA IP supports leading NLE, Compositing and Streaming applications via our
industry best plug-ins, plus the AJA software tools you rely on including AJA
Control Room and AJA Control Panel.
KONA IP also includes a Downstream Keyer with support for graphics with alpha
channel over video, matte or framebuffer, or framebuffer content over incoming
video or matte, perfect for the needs of live IP delivery.
Aside from the ability to capture and playback uncompressed SDI compliant video,
with up to 16 channels of embedded audio and ANC via SMPTE ST 2110, KONA IP also
bridges nicely into the creative suite or edit bay with a local HDMI output with
8 channels of embedded audio, and support for HD frame rates up to 60p.
HDR or High Dynamic Range, provides the ability to display a wider and richer
range of colors, much brighter whites, and much deeper, darker blacks than
standard signals allow. This gives your imagery a more ‘dynamic’ look and allows
for natural true to life colors to be communicated to your audience.
KONA IP with the latest AJA Desktop Software provides HDMI based HLG, and HDR10
support with HDR Infoframe metadata, for output to compatible displays, in
accordance with HDMI 2.0a/CTA-861.3. Check with your software vendor to ensure
their application supports this valuable AJA hardware feature.
KONA IP supports multiple video over IP workflows using dual 10 GigE SFP cages.
Mix and match based upon your project's needs, whether you require 4K/UltraHD
4:2:2 via SMPTE ST 2110-23, or ST 2022-7 redundancy for either ST 2022-6 or ST
2110 workflows with 2K/HD/SD 4:4:4 or 4:2:2 video upon transmission, KONA IP has
This is complemented by support for 16-Channel embedded audio and local HDMI