Product Benefits

  • 2x DVI or HD-SDI outputs

  • 1x DisplayPort 1.2 output (Supports 4K)

  • 1x optional internal Capture card

  • Genlock optional


A host of customisable output and capture options ensure that the Hippotizer Karst can fit into a multitude of different roles.

Hardware

Featuring a total of 3 outputs, as well as two ZooKeeper monitor outputs, this highly specified server can drive the most demanding shows with ease.

At only 2 rack units high, the Hippotizer Karst packs two HD-SDI outputs into a very small space while the third DisplayPort 1.2 connection offers the ability to drive 4K displays with a single cable.

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Karst DVI-2 Karst DVI Genlock Karst SDI-2
Media Processing
Max Mixes 8 8 8
Layers per Mix 16 16 16
4K Playback* up to 4 up to 4 up to 4
HD Playback* up to 20 up to 20 up to 20
System Connectivity
Production Video Outputs 3 3 3
Production Output Connector 2x DVI-DL, 1x DP1.2 2x DVI, 1x DP1.2 2x 3G-SDI, 1x DP1.2
Max resolution per DVI Output*** 3840 x 1200 1920 x 1200
Max resolution per DP Output 4096 x 2160 4096 x 2160 4096 x 2160
Max resolution per SDI Output 2048 x 1080
Video splitter support Yes: on DP and DVI Yes: on DP Yes: on DP
Additional control outputs (ZK) 1x DVI, 1x DP 1.2 1x DVI, 1x DP 1.2 1x DVI, 1x DP 1.2
Genlock No Yes Yes
Hardware Specifications
Video Capture*** Yes: Optional up to 1 card Yes: Optional up to 1 card Yes: Optional up to 1 card
Media Storage 500GB Solid State 500GB Solid State 500GB Solid State
HippoNet network 1Gb EtherCon 1Gb EtherCon 1Gb EtherCon
Data Network 1Gb EtherCon 1Gb EtherCon 1Gb EtherCon
Audio Input Connectors Via USB Via USB Via USB
Audio Output Connectors 2x XLR 2x XLR 2x XLR
MultiChannel Audio support Via USB Via USB Via USB
Hardware EDID Management Yes Yes Yes
Software EDID Management
Optional Redundant PSU
SMPTE Timecode in Optional Optional Optional
Size (mm) L x W x H 600 x 425 x 90 600 x 425 x 90 600 x 425 x 90
Size (mm) L x W x H with Rack Ears 630 x 480 x 90 630 x 480 x 90 630 x 480 x 90
Size RU 2U 2U 2U
Unit weight 16kgs 16kgs 16kgs
Power Input PowerCon True 1 PowerCon True 1 PowerCon True 1
Voltage 100-250V 50/60Hz 100-250V 50/60Hz 100-250V 50/60Hz
Power Comsumption 500VA 500VA 500VA
Mounting Front and rear ears included Front and rear ears included Front and rear ears included
Rack drawer compatible Yes Yes 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

Karst Diagram