AJA has announced several new products and updates to coincide with IBC 2023 and the company’s 30 year anniversary. Designed to help media professionals keep pace with evolving formats, protocols, and codecs, the new solutions offer advantages like ultra-low latency, improved color management and quality control (QC) capabilities, NDI and 12G-SDI connectivity, and more.
• The new KONA X I/O card features built-in streaming DMA with as low as subframe latency video capture/playback and the ability to be controlled with Desktop Software v17 for next-generation AI/AR workflows such as Virtual Production.
• An HDR Image Analyzer 12G software update version 3.0 offers new capabilities including Dolby Vision metadata 4.0 and 2.9 display, more 8K formats support, new multichannel analysis capabilities, and high bandwidth NDI analysis capabilities.
• New openGear cards offer 12G-SDI audio and HDMI conversion functionality built into an openGear rack frame-compatible form factor. The OG-12G-AMA is a 12G-SDI analog audio embedder/disembedder, and the OG-12G-AM is a 12G-SDI AES/EBU embedder/disembedder, as well as the OG-Hi5-12G and OG-HA5-12G for converting 12G SDI to HDMI 2.0 and vice-versa, with available fiber-enabled models.
Many more details are available at the AJA website: https://www.aja.com/
And an in-depth rundown of all the product news by AJA President Nick Rashby can be seen here: https://vimeo.com/851486872