Blackmagic Design Audio Monitor 12G
Blackmagic Audio Monitor 12G
Incredible quality analog,AES/EBUÂ and SDI audioÂ monitoringwithÂ advancedÂ 12Gâ€‘SDIÂ UltraÂ HD technology!
Blackmagic AudioÂ MonitorÂ 12G provides the finest qualityÂ audio monitoringÂ in an incredibly small one rack unit size! Featuring aÂ dual subwoofer design with extra wideÂ range speakersÂ for amazing audio, all backed by aÂ superÂ powerful classÂ D amplifier. This precision audio andÂ video monitoringÂ solution includes an advancedÂ 12Gâ€‘SDI input, asÂ wellÂ as balanced XLR analog audio,Â balanced AES/EBU digitalÂ audio and consumer level HiFiÂ audio inputs. The elegant front panel has bright multiÂ colored audio level meters and a built in LCD for monitoring video sources, plusÂ you get an HDMIÂ 2.0 output for monitoring UltraÂ HD onÂ bigÂ screenÂ televisions!
Itâ€™s never been easier to put the highest qualityÂ audio and video monitoringÂ everywhere you need it.Â InstallÂ Blackmagic AudioÂ MonitorÂ 12GÂ inÂ broadcast racksaudioÂ on decks,Â video servers and live transmissions. At the push of a button you can switch between stereo pairs of the SDI input, great for monitoring alternative language tracks. TheÂ compact size is perfect for portable flyaway kits and broadcast trucks where spaceÂ isÂ tight, orÂ in edit andÂ audio postÂ production facilities where preciseÂ audio qualityÂ isÂ essential!
Small Size, BigÂ Sound!
The Blackmagic AudioÂ MonitorÂ 12G has been designed using the latest advancedÂ audio analysistechnology to create a wide and smooth frequency response curve with crisp highs and powerful deep bass. You get great sounding music, extremely clear voiceÂ tracks and all the detail of effects tracks! Blackmagic AudioÂ MonitorÂ 12G is powerful and loud enough to hear your audio in noisy environments, such as broadcast equipment rooms that have a lot of cooling fanÂ noise.
The two big bright audio level meters onÂ the front panelfeature multi colored RGB LEDsÂ under eachÂ segment.Â You can selectÂ betweenÂ VU or PPMÂ orÂ Loudness scalesÂ with aÂ choice ofÂ EBUÂ orÂ BBCÂ meters. With lots ofÂ meterÂ segments youÂ can monitorÂ aÂ very wide dynamic range,Â from -45 toÂ +3Â decibels,Â -12Â toÂ +12,Â orÂ 0Â toÂ 7, dependingonÂ theÂ scale you choose.Â InÂ additionÂ youÂ can meterLoudnessÂ using standardÂ Loudness, Kâ€‘weighted, relative toÂ FullÂ Scale (LKFS) toÂ normalize of levels for delivery to broadcastÂ TV and video.Â The bright audioÂ level metersÂ areÂ always clear enoughÂ toÂ read, no matterÂ ifÂ youÂ are working in bright orÂ darkÂ environments!
Machined MetalÂ Design
The machined metal design is attractive as well as extremely strong, which means youÂ get aÂ robustchassis that's vital for better quality sound without rattles and vibrations. TheÂ elegant front panel features audio level meters, LCD video monitor and aÂ reliable contactâ€‘less volume control, so you never get deterioration and crackling in the audio when adjusted. ToÂ select audio pairs, left and right solo, mute and input, there is aÂ builtÂ in illuminatedÂ keypad and for private monitoringÂ there is aÂ built inÂ headphoneÂ socket.
Blackmagic AudioÂ MonitorÂ 12G supportsÂ all commonÂ SD, HD and UltraÂ HD videoÂ resolutions.Â The 12Gâ€‘SDIÂ input and HDMIÂ 2.0Â outputÂ also supportÂ high resolution UltraÂ HDÂ monitoring. TheÂ advanced technologyÂ of 12Gâ€‘SDIÂ isÂ 48Â times faster than standard HDâ€‘SDI so you can work atÂ resolutions and frameÂ rates asÂ high asÂ 2160p60,Â all over aÂ singleÂ cable!Â You can connect to UltraÂ HDÂ TVsÂ and projectorsÂ with HDMIÂ 4K andÂ you can monitor anyÂ of the 16Â audioÂ channelsÂ on the 12Gâ€‘SDIÂ input.
Both Audio andÂ Video Connections
Blackmagic AudioÂ MonitorÂ 12G has all the audio and video connections you need to make it the perfect monitoring solutionÂ in anyÂ environment. With balanced analog XLR audio, balanced AES/EBU audio and consumer level HiFi audio inputs itâ€™sÂ easy to connectÂ any audio source. YouÂ can select between inputs quickly using the input button situated onÂ the front panel. TheÂ 12Gâ€‘SDI video input and HDMIÂ 2.0 video output both support embedded audioÂ and let you connectÂ to the latestÂ highÂ resolution videoÂ technology.
Use aÂ Big Screen TVÂ forÂ Monitoring!
When you're working with SDI video input you canÂ use theÂ Blackmagic AudioÂ MonitorÂ 12GÂ to convertÂ fromÂ SDI to HDMI forÂ monitoringÂ with big screen televisionsÂ or video projectors.Â Blackmagic AudioÂ MonitorÂ 12G automatically switches between SD,Â HD and UltraÂ HD formats.Â You can monitorÂ in high resolutionÂ UltraÂ HDÂ using the HDMI outputÂ withÂ only aÂ singleÂ HDMIÂ cable!