BLACKMAGIC ATEM 4 M/E Broadcast Studio

SKU: BMD-SWATEMRRW4ME4K

Advanced Live Production switcher

£4,443.00 £5,331.60
Availability: In stock
SKU
BMD-SWATEMRRW4ME4K

Get one of the world’s most compact and advanced switchers with the new ATEM 4 M/E Broadcast Studio 4K. You get an incredibly high performance live production switcher designed to work with the latest formats and high frame rates, all the way up to Ultra HD 2160p59.94. You get 16 next generation ATEM Advanced Chroma Keyers with 4 per M/E, perfect for advanced work and virtual sets.

   

As the most advanced ATEM switcher, this model also includes the latest technology and features such as 2 Ultra HD multi viewers, full 2D DVE, built in SuperSource compositing engine with 4 picture in picture DVE's, full re-synchronization on each 12G-SDI input and much more! The multi rate 12G-SDI connections automatically switch between all HD and Ultra HD formats up to 2160p59.94 with a single BNC cable! Even if you're not working in Ultra HD now, the ATEM 4 M/E Broadcast Studio 4K has all the power and features for the highest end live production work, while being Ultra HD ready the instant you need it.

  • Full 4 M/E switcher with each M/E featuring 4 ATEM Advanced Chroma Keyers.
  • Switcher can be switched between HD and Ultra HD video formats instantly.
  • 2 x built in Ultra HD multi view allows 16 sources, 2 x previews and program.
  • 20 x inputs for a total of 20 x 12G-SDI. All inputs feature auto re-sync.
  • 1 x down converted program output.
  • Built in media pool graphics storage for 64 RGBA Ultra HD stills and 360 frames of Ultra HD clips.
  • Built in full motion 2D DVE with position, scale, resize and rotate features.
  • Built in SuperSource allows 4 DVEs and 4 keys layered as an independent video source.
  • 4 media players allow graphics to be connected to keyers for fill and key layering.
  • Transitions include cut, mix, dip to colour, SMPTE wipes and more.
  • 16 new ATEM Advanced Chroma Keyers (4 per M/E row).
  • 2 downstream keyers.
  • 6 auxiliary outputs include front panel aux switching buttons and LCD screen for viewing.
  • Built in audio mixer live mixes embedded audio from all video inputs and independent audio inputs.
  • Balanced XLR stereo analog audio inputs and 1 HiFi RCA stereo audio input into built in audio mixer.
  • Audio mixer main and preview outputs onto balanced XLR audio outputs and on all video outputs.
  • Internal sources include black, colour bars, two colour generators and media pool.
  • Ethernet connection for control panel connection. Mac and Windows control panel software included.
  • Compatible with all ATEM Broadcast Panel control panels when hardware panel is required.
  • Black Burst and HD-Tri-Sync genlock input for integration into large systems.
  • Compact 2 rack unit size is perfect for when a lot of power is required in a portable solution.

Connections


Total Video Inputs
20 active

Total Video Outputs
13

Total Aux Outputs

6

SDI Rates
270Mb, 1.5G, 3G, 6G.

Total Audio Inputs
2 x XLR. 2 x RCA.

Total Audio Outputs
2 x XLR Program. 2 x XLR Monitor 

Timecode Connection
1x XLR in and 1x XLR out.

SDI Video Inputs
20 x 10-bit SD/HD/Ultra HD 4K switchable. 2 channel embedded audio.

HDMI Video Inputs
1 x HDMI type A, 10-bit SD/HD/Ultra HD 4K switchable. 2 channel embedded audio.

SDI Audio Outputs
2 channel embedded into SDI output.

Reference Input
Tri-Sync or Black Burst.

Video Input Re-Sync
On all 20 inputs.

SDI Program Outputs
1 x 10-bit SD/HD/Ultra HD 4K switchable.

HDMI Program Outputs
1 x HDMI type A, 10-bit SD/HD/Ultra HD 4K switchable.

Down Converted SDI Program Outputs
1 x 10-bit HD (Ultra HD 4K to HD).

Total Multi Views
1

SDI Multi View Outputs
2

HDMI Multi View Outputs
2

Control Panel Connection
Ethernet supports 10/100/1000 BaseT. Allows direct connection between panel and chassis, or via network.

Standards


SD Video Standards
None

HD Video Standards
720p50, 720p59.94
1080p23.98, 1080p24, 1080p25, 1080p29.97, 1080p50, 1080p59.94
1080i50, 1080i59.94

Ultra HD Video Standards
2160p23.98, 2160p24, 2160p25, 2160p29.97, 2160p50, 2160p59.94

SDI Compliance
SMPTE 259M, SMPTE 292M, SMPTE 424M.

Video Sampling
4:2:2

Color Precision
10-bit

Color Space
REC 601, REC 709

Product Specifics


Upstream Keyers
4 with Chroma/Linear/Luma key.

Downstream Keyers
2

Chroma Keyers
1

Talkback Support
None

Mix Minus Support
None

Linear/Luma Keyers
3

Transition Keyer (Stinger/DVE)
None

Total Number of Layers
4

Pattern Generators
8

Color Generators
2

DVE with 3D Borders & Drop Shadow
None

Display interface
Minimum monitor resolution of
1366 x 768.

Number of Windows
1 x 10

Routable Windows
8

Tally
Red for program and green for preview indication.

Windows Source Labels
Yes

Control Panel
Software or optional hardware panel.

Media-player


media-players
2

Media Pool Still Image Capacity
32 with fill and key.

Media Pool Clip Capacity
2 with fill and key

media-player Clip Length in 720 HD
1600 framess

media-player Clip Length in 1080 HD
720 framess

media-player Clip Length in Ultra HD
180 framess

Media Pool Still Image Format
PNG, TGA, BMP, GIF, JPEG and TIFF.

Media Pool Video File Format
TGA Sequence

Media Pool Audio File Format
WAV, MP3 and AIFF

Multi View Monitoring


Multi View Monitoring
2 x 10 HD Views.


Multi View Video Standard
HD.

Software


Control Panel Included
ATEM Software Control Panel included free for Mac 10.10 Yosemite, Mac 10.11 El Capitan or later and Windows 8.1 64-bit or Windows 10 64-bit.

Software Updates
Using USB connection directly connected to Mac OS X or Windows computers. Includes ATEM Switcher Utility.

Configuration
Set via ATEM Software Control Panel, excluding ATEM chassis IP address which is set via the ATEM Switcher Utility connected via USB to chassis.

OS


Mac 10.12 Sierra, 
Mac 10.13 High Sierra or later.

Windows 8.1 or
Windows 10.

Power Requirments


Power Supply
1 x Internal 110 - 240V AC.

Power Usage
150W

Environmental Specifications


Operating Temperature
0° to 40° C (32° to 104° F)

Storage Temperature
-20° to 60° C (-4° to 140° F)

Relative Humidity
0% to 95% non-condensing

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