Product Benefits

  • 1x Unlimited Resolution Output on DisplayPort (Supports splitters)

  • 1x Optional internal Capture Card

  • 1x Removable dirve bay as part of the STRATA Caddy system

  • Status-indicating front LEDs

With the capacity for an internal capture card and a removable drive; the Hippotizer Amba outperforms many larger systems. With a single unlimited resolution output, the Hippotizer™ Amba can be used with splitters or on greater than HD projects.


Amba DP 1.2
Media Processing
Max Mixes 4
Layers per Mix 16
4K Playback* up to 2
HD Playback* up to 8
System Connectivity
Production Video Outputs 1**
Production Output Connector 1x DP1.2
Video splitter support Yes: on DP
Additional control outputs (ZK) 1x DP 1.2
Genlock No
Hardware Specifications
Video Capture*** Yes: Optional up to 1 card
Media Storage 500GB Solid State
HippoNet network 1Gb Cat 5
Data Network 1Gb Cat 5
Audio Input Connectors 3.5mm Stereo
Audio Output Connectors 3.5mm Stereo
MultiChannel Audio support Via USB
Hardware EDID Management
Software EDID Management
Optional Redundant PSU Yes
SMPTE Timecode in Optional
Size (mm) L x W x H 475 x 425 x 45
Size (mm) L x W x H with Rack Ears 500 x 480 x 45
Size RU 1U
Unit weight 8kgs
Power Input IEC
Voltage 100-250V 50/60Hz
Power Comsumption 350VA
Mounting Front and rear ears included
Rack drawer compatible Yes



* For reference only. Tested with 30FPS FlexRes Performance Codec. Numbers of Layers, Mixes, Viewports, and other processing (such as SHAPE) may result in less

** Number of Outputs to use at once software limited

*** Maximum resolutions at 60Hz. Higher resolutions may be possible at lower frame rates

**** Time from date of purchase or 1/10/15; whichever is later where updates to new Hippotizer V4 software is free of charge.

***** Specify at time of purchase.

How it works

Amba Diagram