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Blackmagic Design Smart Videohub 12G 40x40 Routing Switcher

Blackmagic Design Smart Videohub 12G 40x40 Routing Switcher

- Routing Switcher
- 40 x 12G-SDI Inputs / 40 x 12G-SDI Outputs
- Supports SD, HD, Ultra HD 4K, DCI 4K
- 4:2:2 and 4:4:4 Sampling
- 10-Bit Processing
- SDI Reclocking
- Built-In LCD with Spin Knob Control
- Push Buttons on Front Panel
- Ethernet for Remote Control
- Videohub Control Software Included
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Smart Videohub 12G 40x40

Advanced 12G-SDI video router supports any SD, HD or Ultra HD SDI format on the same router at the same time. Smart Videohub 12G 40x40 features 40 inputs and 40 outputs and includes video reference, redundant power connections and an elegant machined metal front panel with large full HD LCD for monitoring and routing label display. Routing can be performed by direct button selection and the spin knob controller. 12G-SDI technology supports all SDI video standards up to 2160p60.



SDI Video Input : 40 x 10 bit SD-SDI, HD-SDI and 12G-SDI.

SDI Video Output : 40 x 10 bit SD-SDI, HD-SDI and 12G-SDI.

Reference Input : Black burst and Tri-level sync for SD, HD and 4K.

Reference Output : Reference terminating loop output.

Multi Rate Support : Auto detection of SD, HD or 12G-SDI. Simultaneous routing of 4K, HD, and SD video.

Updates : USB or Ethernet.

Router Control : 40 buttons for local control of Videohub. 6 buttons and scroll wheel for control of LCD display or RJ45 Ethernet.

Router Configuration : Via front panel LCD or RJ45 Ethernet. USB for firmware updates and IP address setting only.

RS-422 Router Control : 1 x input for controlling router crosspoint switching.

Reclocking : On all SDI outputs, auto switching between standard definition, high definition or 12G-SDI video.



SD Format Support : 625/25 PAL, 525/29.97 NTSC and 525/23.98 NTSC.

HD Format Support : 1280 x 720p50, 1280 x 720p59.94, 1280 x 720p60, 1920 x 1080i50, 1920 x 1080i59.94, 1920 x 1080i60, 1920 x 1080PsF23.98, 1920 x 1080PsF24, 1920 x 1080PsF25, 1920 x 1080PsF29.97, 1920 x 1080PsF30, 1920 x 1080p23.98, 1920 x 1080p24, 1920 x 1080p25, 1920 x 1080p29.97, 1920 x 1080p30, 1920 x 1080p50, 1920 x 1080p59.94, 1920 x 1080p60.

2K Format Support : 2048 x 1080p23.98, 2048 x 1080p24, 2048 x 1080p25, 2048 x 1080PsF23.98, 2048 x 1080PsF24, 2048 x 1080PsF25.

4K Format Support : 3840 x 2160p23.98, 3840 x 2160p24, 3840 x 2160p25, 3840 x 2160p29.97, 3840 x 2160p30, 3840 x 2160p50, 3840 x 2160p60, 4096 x 2160p23.98, 4096 x 2160p24, 4096 x 2160p25, 4096 x 2160p29.97, 4096 x 2160p30, 4096 x 2160p50, 4096 x 2160p60.

SDI Compliance : SMPTE 259M, SMPTE 292M, SMPTE 296M, SMPTE 310M, SMPTE 425M Level B, SMPTE 425M Level A, ITU-R BT.656 and ITU-R BT.601

SDI Video rates : SDI video inputs are switchable between standard definition, high definition and 4K. SDI switches between 270 Mb/s standard definition SDI, 1.5 Gb/s HD-SDI, 3G-SDI, 6G-SDI and 12G-SDI.

SDI Video Sampling : 4:2:2 and 4:4:4

SDI Audio Sampling : Television standard sample rate of 48kHz and 24 bit.

SDI Color Precision : 4:2:2 and 4:4:4 10 bit.

SDI Color Space : YUV or RGB.

SDI Auto Switching : Automatically selects between SD-SDI, HD-SDI, 12G-SDI and DVB-ASI on each input so that each input can be running a different television standard.

SDI Metadata Support : Video payload identification ancillary data as per SMPTE 352M.



Software Control : Router control included free for Windows™ and Mac OS X™.

Internal Software Upgrade : Via included updater application.



Built-in 5” LCD for video and menu settings.


Physical Installation

2 rack unit size. Less than 6 inches deep.


Power Requirements

Power Fail Protection : Crosspoint connections preserved and restored instantly at power on.

Power Supply : IEC power cables required. 2 x 90 - 240V AC inputs for full redundancy.

Power Consumption : 27 Watts


What's Included

Smart Videohub 12G 40x40

Software SD card



12 Month Limited Manufacturer’s Warranty.


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