Sound Devices Rack mount Video
Recorder/Player with Time Code
Built for Mission-Critical Production
- Dedicated video hardware
records to standard removable solid-state drives.
- Simultaneous multi-drive
recording on up to four SSD drives enables redundancy and backup.
- Redundant 4-pin XLR power
- PowerSafe™ circuitry provides
10-second power reserve and safe file shutdown during external power loss.
- Never lose video or audio
data with FileSafe™ software recovery utility.
Frame Rate Converter and Scaler
The PIX 270i features a powerful hardware scaler and frame rate converter.
Up, down, cross-conversion and pulldown removal give users the ability to
record files in a customer-requested rate, even rates not supported by the
camera. The PIX 240i also supports aspect ratio conversion, HD to SD and SD to
The on-board high-accuracy Ambient timecode generator makes the PIX 270i
right at home on any production from simple single camera shoots, to complex
multi-camera sync-sound productions. All common timecode frame rates and modes
are supported. Embedded timecode over SDI and HDMI is also supported.
Extensive Video I/O
The video input on the PIX 270i has extensive
compatibility with a wide range of cameras. It's BNC input accepts 12-bit 3G
SDI (4:4:4 RGB or YCbCr), HD-SDI, SDI. Its HDMI input accepts high-definition
and standard-definition video.
With its 3G-SDI 4:4:4 input, recording to ProRes 4444 offers recordings that
are perceptually indistinguishable from the original source material.
Time Saving Efficiency
- Tapeless file-based
recording, playback, and file transfer.
- Access and transfer files
- Edit-ready Apple ProRes and
Avid DNxHD files.
- Recording on up to four
drives provides immediate file copies and back up, as well as long-form
Expandable and Networkable
- Group control of multiple PIX
recorders facilitates multi-camera recording.
- Frame synchronized recording
- 64 channels of MADI audio and
64 channels of Dante audio I/O for large-scale audio systems.
High-Quality HD Video
- 12-bit 4:4:4 over 3G-SDI I/O.
- Apple ProRes and Avid DNxHD
codecs from 36 Mb/s proxies up to 330 Mb/s ProRes 4444
- Multi-camera studio
- Live Event sports and
- Multi-channel video playback
- Frame synchronized multiple
video channel playback for Live Events, Digital Signage, Museum
multi-screen looped presentations, Video walls, Quad screen 4k
- Mobile Production OB Truck.
- Frame synchronized multi-cam
recording for Production, Live Events, Mobile OBs and 2D/3D Production.