The Blackmagic Design HyperDeck Studio Pro 2 is an ultimate broadcast deck that serves best compatibility and technology. It presents not only its advanced design but also the 6G-SDI for the SDI video input. Thus, users can acquire SD, HD, and Ultra HD format; as well as wide range of audio and video connections in analog and digital. These connections provide users to receive broad compatibility towards newer or older equipment.
Whatever needs that users demand from Blackmagic Design HyperDeck Studio Pro in the recording quality options; all can be obtained. Users can record and playback best-uncompressed 10-bit 4:2:2 files or in the high-quality ProRes 422 HQ or DNxHD formats. By utilizing the ProRes 422 Proxy; users can record more than 24-hours of 1080HD video in the single 480GB SSD drive. The maximum duration would be 2 days recording non-stop before changes to SSD drives.
Given the fact that Blackmagic Design HyperDeck Studio Pro provides exceptional file compatibility, the QuickTime files in 10-bit uncompressed and compressed formats also works very well. All the recorded files can work with any well-known Softwares: Final Cut Pro X, DaVinci Resolve, Adobe Premiere Pro, Media Composer, After Effects, and to name a few. For reliable and fast recording, there is the 2.5″ solid state disks (SSDs) type where there are no more complicated and expensive disk arrays. With the single SSD type, the user can have compressed or uncompressed video conveniently.
Blackmagic Design HyperDeck Studio Pro, in general, is an easy-to-use VTR broadcast deck that suits to the 21st-century demand. The VTR style design, illuminated crystal buttons, jog wheel, RS-422 of external control, and LCD screen provide friendly navigation for all users. The LCD screen on the front side works to present full colors thumbnail preview of the recorded or played-back real-time clip. Moreover, the clip metadata (timecode, audio levels, format, and resolution) can be mixed with thumbnail preview.