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Black Magic 40x40

The world’s first 12G‑SDI high frame rate Ultra HD 2160p60 router. With 40 I/O this router is perfect for a medium 4k shoot.

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Introducing the incredible new Smart Videohub 12G 40x40, the world’s most advanced technology router for all SD, HD and Ultra HD video formats, all the way up to 2160p60! Ultra HD is being adopted quickly so you never know when you are going to need to connect 12G-SDI devises into your systems. Smart Videohub 12G ensures it will always be ready to route signals from the latest switchers, cameras, decks, monitors and more.

Because Smart Videohub 12G 40x40 features multi-rate 12G‑SDI on BNC SDI connectors, it works with all of your existing SD and HD gear and is fully compatible with the latest high frame rate Ultra HD gear. That means you can drop it in to replace your existing router today without having to rewire your entire facility! Smart Videohub 12G gives you the confidence to route any SD, HD or Ultra HD signal from any device today and in the future!

SDI Video Inputs

40 x 10-bit SD-SDI, HD-SDI and 12G‑SDI.

SDI Video Outputs

40 x 10-bit SD-SDI, HD-SDI and 12G‑SDI.

SDI Rates

DVB-ASI, 270Mb, 1.5G, 3G, 6G, 12G.

Video Input Re-Sync


SDI Reclocking

On all SDI outputs.

Reference Inputs

Tri-Sync or Black Burst.

Reference Outputs

Reference terminating loop output.

Control Panel Connection


Serial Control Connection

DB-9 RS-422.

Multi Rate Support

Auto detection of SD, HD or 6G-SDI. Simultaneous routing of 4K, HD, SD video and DVB-ASI.



Front Panel Router Control

40 buttons for local control of Videohub. 6 buttons and scroll wheel for control of LCD display or RJ45 Ethernet. RS-422.

Router Configuration

Via front panel LCD or RJ45 Ethernet.

RS-422 Router Control

1 x input for controlling router crosspoint switching.


SD Video Standards

525i59.94 NTSC,  625i50 PAL

HD Video Standards

720p50,  720p59.94,  720p60

1080p23.98,  1080p24,  1080p25,  1080p29.97, 1080p30,  1080p47.95,  1080p48,  1080p50, 1080p59.94,  1080p60

1080PsF23,98,  1080PsF24,  1080PsF25, 1080PsF29.97,  1080PsF30

1080i50,  1080i59.94,  1080i60

2K Video Standards

2Kp23.98 DCI,  2Kp24 DCI,  2Kp25 DCI, 2Kp29.97 DCI,  2Kp30 DCI,  2Kp47.95 DCI, 2Kp48 DCI,  2Kp50 DCI,  2Kp59.94 DCI,  2Kp60 DCI

2KPsF23.98 DCI,  2KPsF24 DCI,  2KPsF25 DCI, 2KPsF29.97 DCI,  2KPsF30 DCI

Ultra HD Video Standards

2160p23.98,  2160p24,  2160p25,  2160p29.97, 2160p30,  2160p47.95,  2160p48,  2160p50, 2160p59.94,  2160p60

4K Video Standards

4Kp23.98 DCI,  4Kp24 DCI,  4Kp25 DCI, 4Kp29.97 DCI,  4Kp30 DCI,  4Kp47.95 DCI, 4Kp48 DCI,  4Kp50 DCI,  4Kp59.94 DCI,  4Kp60 DCI

SDI Compliance

SMPTE 259M,  SMPTE 292M,  SMPTE 296M, SMPTE 372M,  SMPTE 424M, SMPTE 425M Level A and B

SMPTE 2081-1,  SMPTE 2081-10,  SMPTE 2082-10, ITU-R BT.656 and ITU-R BT.601

SDI Video Sampling

4:2:2 and 4:4:4

SDI Audio Sampling

Television standard sample rate of 48kHz and 24-bit.

SDI Color Precision

10-bit 4:2:2 and 4:4:4

SDI Color Space


SDI Auto Switching

Automatically selects between SD-SDI, HD-SDI, 12G-SDI and DVB-ASI on each input so that each input can be running a different television standard.

SDI Metadata Support

Video payload identification ancillary data as per SMPTE 352M.

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