Blackmagic Design

Smart Videohub 40x40

A$4,869
A$4,323
incl. GST
Close
No items found.

Advanced 40 x 40 multi format SD, HD and Ultra HD SDI router with built in video monitoring and spin knob control for visual routing so that you can quickly route your video by looking at it! Smart Videohub 40x40 fits a massive 80 multi rate 6G-SDI connections in a compact two rack unit size!

  • Routing Switcher
  • 40 x 6G-SDI Inputs / 40 x 6G-SDI Outputs
  • Supports SD, HD, Ultra HD 4K, DCI 4K
  • 4:2:2 and 4:4:4 Sampling
  • 10-Bit Processing
  • SDI Reclocking
  • Built-In LCD with Spin Knob Control
  • Push Buttons on Front Panel
  • Ethernet for Remote Control
  • Videohub Control Software Included

Not sure if this is the right piece of equipment for you?

Talk to one of our expert staff for free recommendations:
Call 02 8850 2223
Smart Videohub 40x40

Smart Videohub 40x40

Blackmagic Design
A$4,323

The Smart Videohub 40 x 40 6G-SDI from Blackmagic Design is a mixed format router with 40 6G-SDI inputs and 40 6G-SDI outputs for routing any combination of SD, HD, Ultra HD 4K, and DCI 4K video. It supports 4:2:2 and 4:4:4 color sampling and 10-bit processing for smoother gradations. Housed in a 2RU frame, the Smart Videohub ideal for use in both large broadcast systems or portable mini racks for live productions. A built-in LCD lets view your sources directly on the router itself, with simple push buttons and spin knob provided for control. Routing can also be controlled using dedicated remote panels or over Ethernet using the included software for Mac OS X and Windows. You can even use the available iPad app to change routing over your wireless network.

  • 40x 6G-SDI inputs / 40x 6G-SDI outputs
  • Auto-detects between SD, HD, Ultra HD 4K, and DCI 4K and instantly switches standards
  • Built-in SDI reclocking on every SDI input
  • Supports 8-bit, 10-bit, and 12-bit 4:2:2 and 4:4:4 signals
  • 4:2:2 or 4:4:4 color sampling with 10-bit processing
  • UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) up to 30p
  • Supports DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) at 24p
  • HD Video Resolutions up to 1080p60
  • Supports 16 channels of embedded audio on each SDI signal
  • Genlock
  • Reference input compatible with black burst and tri-sync
  • Built-in video monitoring and spin knob control
  • Push buttons on front panel
  • On-screen labels support Unicode so they work in non-Roman character sets such as Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Russian, German, French, Spanish, and more
  • Videohub control software included for control over Ethernet
  • Ethernet control allows direct connection to the computer network and is compatible with Videohub Smart Control and Videohub Master Control panels
  • Apple iPad control panel app available
  • Create your own custom router control with free software developer kit
  • Machined aluminum 2RU chassis
  • Redundant power supplies
  • IEC power cables required

Connections

SDI Video Inputs
40 x 10-bit SD-SDI, HD-SDI and 6G-SDI.
SDI Video Outputs
40 x 10-bit SD-SDI, HD-SDI and 6G-SDI.
SDI Rates
DVB-ASI, 270Mb, 1.5G, 3G, 6G.
Video Input Re-Sync
None
SDI Reclocking
On all SDI outputs, auto switching between standard definition, high definition or 6G-SDI video.
Reference Input
Tri-Sync or Black Burst.
Reference Output
Reference terminating loop output.
Control Panel Connection
Ethernet.
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.
Updates
USB.
Router Control
40 buttons for local control of Videohub. 6 buttons and scroll wheel for control of LCD display or RJ45 Ethernet.
Router Configuration
Via front panel LCD or RJ45 Ethernet. USB for firmware updates and IP address setting only.
RS-422 Router Control
1 x input for controlling router crosspoint switching.

Standards

SD Video Standards
525i59.94 NTSC, 625i50 PAL
HD Video Standards
720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60
1080p23.98, 1080p24, 1080p25, 1080p29.97, 1080p30, 1080p50, 1080p59.94, 1080p60
1080PsF23.98, 1080PsF24, 1080PsF25, 1080PsF29.97, 1080PsF30
1080i50, 1080i59.94, 1080i60
2K Video Standards
2K DCI 23.98p, 2K DCI 24p, 2K DCI 25p, 2K DCI 23.98PsF, 2K DCI 24PsF, 2K DCI 25PsF
Ultra HD Video Standards
2160p23.98, 2160p24, 2160p25, 2160p29.97, 2160p30
4K Video Standards
4K DCI 23.98p, 4K DCI 24p, 4K DCI 25p, 4K DCI 29.97p, 4K DCI 30p
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 2082-1, 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
YUV or RGB.
SDI Auto Switching
Automatically selects between SD-SDI, HD-SDI, 6G-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.

Control

Built in Control Panel
40 buttons for local control of Videohub with 6 buttons and scroll wheel for menu control. 2.2 inch color display.
External Control Panel
Includes Blackmagic Videohub software control panel for Mac and Windows. Supports Blackmagic Smart Control and Blackmagic Master Control hardware panels. Includes Blackmagic Videohub SDK and Ethernet Videohub Control Protocol.

Software

Software Control
Router control included free for Windows™ and Mac™.
Internal Software Upgrade
Via included updater application.

Operating Systems

Mac 10.15 Catalina,
Mac 11.1 Big Sur or later.
Windows 10, 64-bit.

Display

Displays
Built in 5 inch LCD for video and menu settings.

Power Requirements

Power Supply
2 x Internal 100 - 240V AC. IEC power cables required.
Power Fail Protection
Crosspoint connections preserved and restored instantly at power on.
Power Consumption
58 Watts

Physical Specifications

Physical Installation

2 rack unit size. Less than 6 inches deep.

Environmental Specifications

Operating temperature:
0° to 40° C (32° to 104° F)
Storage temperature:
-20° to 45° C (-4° to 113° F)
Relative Humidity:
0% to 90% non-condensing

What's Included

Smart Videohub 40x40
Welcome wallet with QR code for software download

Warranty

3 Year Limited Manufacturer's Warranty, and 12 Month Warranty on the front panel.

Delivery & Returns

Assurance with every online order:

  • Full online tracking
  • Friendly personalised service
  • Full manufacturer’s warranty

Shipping Areas

We deliver to most areas within mainland Australia. If your postcode or address does not provide shipping estimates, please contact our Customer Service Team to discuss delivery options.

Overseas Shipping

We do not offer international shipping. Sorry.

Parcel Lockers

We does not deliver to parcel lockers due to their lack of security. Please supply an address which has someone there to receive goods. Package will be left at address if unattended. You will be asked to supply an alternative address from one of our customer service team members should you supply a parcel locker location when placing your order.

Delivery Method

Goods will be shipped to you according to the delivery method selected at the checkout. In some circumstances this may change if the selected delivery method is not available at the time of despatch.

Australia Post eParcel and Toll offer a door-to-door, street-level delivery service only. They are unable to deliver products above the ground floor or enter a customers' residence. They are also unable to provide an installation or removal service.

Bulky and Oversized Items

Bulky and Oversized Items such as large TVs and Speaker Packs delivered to residential addresses may incur a surcharge. To eliminate these surcharges, please consider shipping to a business address.

General freight carriers may require assistance to help unload bulky and oversized goods to comply with their relevant Workplace Health & Safety policies.

Returns

1. Our most important task is to ensure your absolute satisfaction. We will always strive to reach that target. However, we acknowledge that mistakes are made occasionally. This paragraph covers that possibility. If you are not wholly satisfied with the Product, please tell us at the earliest opportunity:

(a) exactly what is the fault;

(b) the date, if relevant, when the fault became apparent;

(c) when and how you discovered the fault;

(d) how the fault affected your use of the goods;

2. To do this, it is essential that you follow the instructions below. These provisions apply in the event that you return goods to us because you say they are faulty:

3. You must tell us by email message to hello@tgav.au or by letter to our land address at the top of this agreement, you that you would like to return goods, specifying exactly what goods and when purchased, and giving full details of the defect or other reason for return. We will then issue a returns note. If you send goods to us without a returns note, we may not be able to identify sufficient details to enable us to attend to your complaint.

4. The goods must be returned to us as soon as any defect is discovered.

5. All endeavours must be made to ensure goods be returned:

(a) in original packaging as far as possible in their original condition;

(b) securely wrapped;

(c) with our delivery slip;

6. The cost of freight return to Tiny Giants AV will be charged to the buyer only under the following circumstances:

(a) if the buyer is returning goods due to change of mind or any other reason not pertaining to the product being faulty;

(b) if no fault is found in testing, when the buyer has claimed the product is faulty.

7. We will notify the buyer of all freight costs before charging the buyer.

8. Please note: We may request a restocking fee of up to 20% to be paid by the customer on return of goods. This is decided on a case-by-case basis and could be requested if the product was returned due to:

(a) Change of Mind

(b) Claimed faulty product, but no fault found when testing

(b) Opened and used goods