It is an 8-lane PCIe Gen2 digital cinema capture and playback card with four bidirectional 12G-SDI connectors connections support 16 channels of embedded audio each, for a total of 64 channels.
It accepts resolutions from SD, DCI 4K (4096 x 2160), and DCI 8K at up to 60 fps. The card supports 8- and 10-bit YUV, as well as 8-, 10- and 12-bit RGB colour. DeckLink 8K Pro is perfect for the next generation of high resolution, high frame rate, and high dynamic range workflows.
It features a flexible format and system support, letting you work with compressed video formats such as ProRes and DNxHD, as well as 12-bit 4:4:4 uncompressed video. All images are pixel-for-pixel identical to the source without any generational loss, when working with uncompressed video. Sharper keying with green screens, cleaner compositions, superior colour correction, and more. Support for common file formats provides ready-to-edit files for use in popular editing, effects and design software applications. DeckLink Studio 4K is compatible with Mac, Windows and Linux based workstations.