AJA IO HD Firewire Capture/Playback


Facilitating high-quality capture and playback with the widest range of gear, Io HD lets you record Apple ProRes files to a FireWire-equipped Mac.

Easily interfaced with your on-set capture or post production equipment, Io HD features hugely flexible professional video and audio connections, allowing it to enhance any workflow. The compact rear panel offers SD/ HD analog I/O, SD/HD digital I/O including HD-SDI and HDMI, balanced analog and digital AES audio, as well as RS-422, Genlock, and even LTC timecode connections.

Integrating with the software running on your computer and utilizing efficient hardware-based encoding and decoding, Io HD handles the heavy lifting of compressing and decompressing ProRes files, keeping the load off your CPU and providing superior quality encoding/decoding compared to software-only solutions.

Io HD also includes AJA’s powerful hardware-based 10-bit up/down/cross conversions, enabling real time, high quality images for both capture
and playback.