AJA KONA LHi - HD / SD 10-bit digital and 12-bit Analogue PCIe card, HDMI input and output (Win/Mac)

AJA KONA LHi - HD / SD 10-bit digital and 12-bit Analogue PCIe card, HDMI input and output (Win/Mac)

AJA KONA IP Video & Audio I/O Card for IP-Based Workflows

AJA KONA IP Video & Audio I/O Card for IP-Based Workflows

AJA KONA 4 4K 50/60P PCIe Video I/O Card

Built for the exacting demands of video professionals, KONA cards offer the highest quality video and audio I/O with a range of features tuned for your workflow.
Regular Price $3,155.00 Special Price $2,869.00
SKU
DDRAJA131

KONA 4 is a powerful 8-lane PCIe 2.0 video and audio desktop I/O card with unparalleled features for handling everything from SD to HD, 2K and 4K with full 10-bit 4:2:2 and 4:4:4 sampling for fantastic image clarity. KONA 4 has the power for the work you do today and into the future.

Powerful

KONA 4’s extensive 4K support allows output directly from editing systems to 4K projectors or monitors, including HFR support at 50/60 fps and 4K HDMI output to support the latest UltraHD monitors, allowing editors and clients to view full resolution 4K images as they work.

KONA 4 also supports AJA Raw capture at up to 120 fps via 4 3G-SDI connections. Create beautiful and detailed slow motion with an engaging cinematic feel via AJA Control Room.

High Frame Rate support

KONA 4 has the power to support 4K High Frame Rate (HFR) at 50p and 60p for the most demanding 4K and UHD workflows.

4K HDMI output

The HDMI output is capable of displaying 4K/UHD via HDMI to many of the new UltraHD monitors, making full-resolution monitoring affordable while stil maintaining pristine image quality.

Integration

KONA 4 supports Windows, Mac and Linux, providing incredible 4K and multi-channel power for a wide range of applications.

Professional Connectivity

KONA 4 features bi-directional 3G-SDI connections that can be used for input and output. HDMI 2.0b monitoring output, LTC I/O, Genlock input, RS-422 control, configurable 3 x BNC SD/HD analog video output and 8-channel AES audio I/O allow KONA 4 to integrate into a variety of workflows.

Hardware Keying

The built-in hardware downstream keyer allows graphics and images to be overlaid on the input video to the card for easy overlays.

Legendary Support

AJA Technical Support is recognized as one of the best in the industry and provided at no additional charge. Our support team will work with you to solve any issues you might encounter and ensure you are up and running as quickly as possible.

  • Supports 4K and UltraHD ingest and output at frame rates up to 50/60 fps
  • Supports AJA Raw capture at 4K up to 120 fps via AJA Control Room
  • Real time up-,down-,cross conversion with pristine 10-bit quality
  • Mac, Windows and Linux support via AJA’s Developer SDK
  • 10-bit 4K/UltraHD and 2K/Dual-link/HD/SD input and output
  • HDMI 1.4 output with additional support for UltraHD 50/60 fps 4:2:0
  • 8-ch. AES/EBU, 8-ch. embedded HDMI, and 16-ch. embedded SDI digital audio I/O
  • Supports 444 and 422 workflows
  • Extend external connectivity with K3G-BOX breakout box option
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specifications-section
Video Output Digital:3G-SDI, SMPTE-259/292/296/424
Single Link 4:2:2 or 4:4:4 (1 x BNC)
Dual Link HD 4:4:4, (2 x BNC)
2K HSDL (High Speed Data Link) 4:4:4, (2 x BNC)
4K/UltraHD 4:2:2 and 4:4:4 up to 50/60 fps
HDMI v2.0, 30/36 bits/pixel, RGB or YUV, 2.25Gbps, SD, HD and UHD with HFR support up to 50/60 fps 4:2:0
Video Input Digital:3G-SDI, SMPTE-259/292/296/424
Single Link 4:2:2 or 4:4:4 (1 x BNC)
Dual Link HD 4:4:4 (2 x BNC)
2K HSDL (High Speed Data Link) 4:4:4, (2 x BNC)
4K/UltraHD 4:2:2 and 4:4:4 up to 50/60 fps
1D LUT Support
Video Output Analog:Composite/S-Video (Y/C) (1 x BNC/2x BNC+adapter)
NTSC, NTSCJ, PAL
Component (3 x BNC)
HD: YPbPr, RGB
SD: YPbPr, RGB (component mode)
SMPTE/EBU N10, Betacam 525 line, Betacam 525J, RGB
12-bit D/A, 8x oversampling
+/- .2 dB to 5.0 MHz Y Frequency Response
+/- .2 dB to 1 MHz C Frequency Response
5% 2T pulse response
<1% Diff Phase
<1% Diff Gain
<1% ns Y/C delay inequity
Downstream Keyer:Supports graphics with alpha channel over video, matte or framebuffer, or framebuffer content over incoming video or matte.
Audio Input Digital:16-channel, 24-bit SDI embedded audio, 48kHz sample rate, Synchronous
8-channel, 24-bit AES/EBU audio, 48kHz sample rate, Synchronous or Non-synchronous, Internal sample rate conversion (via 4 x BNC on breakout cable)
16-channel, 24-bit AES/EBU audio, 48 kHz sample rate, Synchronous (via 8 x BNC on optional K3G-Box
Audio Output Digital:16-channel, 24-bit SDI embedded audio, 48kHz sample rate, Synchronous
8-channel, 24-bit HDMI embedded audio, 48kHz sample rate, Synchronous
8-channel, 24-bit AES/EBU audio, 48kHz sample rate, Synchronous or Non-synchronous, Internal sample rate conversion (via 4 x BNC on breakout cable)
16-channel, 24-bit AES/EBU audio, 48 kHz sample rate, Synchronous (via 8 x BNC on optional K3G-Box
SD to SD Aspect Ration Conversion:Letterbox: This transforms SD anamorphic material to a letterboxed image.
H Crop: Will produce a horizontally stretched effect on the image; transforms anamorphic SD to full frame
SD Pillarbox: Will produce an image in the center of the screen with black borders on the left and right sides and an anamorphized image in the center
V Crop: Will transform SD letterbox material to an anamorphic image.
Timecode:LTC timecode input and output (via 1 x BNC each
Machine Control:RS-422, Sony 9-pin protocol (via breakout cable or optional K3G-Box)
9-pin D-connector pinout is as follows:
1 GND
2 RX-
3 TX+
4 GND
5 No Connection
6 GND
7 RX+
8 TX-
9 GND
Shell GND
Reference Input:Analog Color Black (1V) or Composite Sync (2 or 4V)
Looping
75 ohm on optional K3G-Box, terminated on supplied breakout cable