Blackmagic ATEM 2 M/E Production Studio 4K
Blackmagic Design

Blackmagic ATEM 2 M/E Production Studio 4K

World’s most advanced live production switcher with 20 6G-SDI inputs, DVE, SuperSource and much more!
Product Highlights
  • Supports NTSC/PAL/HD/UltraHD 4K @ 10-bit
  • Supports 4K Resolution Over SDI or HDMI
  • 20 x 6G-SDI & 1 x HDMI Inputs
  • Tri-Sync/Blackburst Ref. Sync Input
  • 10 x Built-In Frame Synchronizers
  • Two Independent Multi-View Outputs
  • Program Outputs in SD/HD/4K HD
  • 4 Upstream & 2 Downstream Keyers
  • 22-Input Audio Mixer
  • Hardware or Software Mac/PC Control

  • Overview
  • Tech Specs

The new ATEM 2 M/E Production Studio 4K lets you produce broadcast quality live multi camera production in SD, HD or amazing Ultra HD! Featuring 20 inputs with built in re-synchronizers so you can connect the widest range of video sources such as cameras, disk recorders and computers for incredible live music, sport and more! ATEM 2 M/E Production Studio 4K has advanced broadcast features such as chroma key, customizable transitions, upstream and downstream keyers, DVE, Super Source, audio mixer, 2 x multi views, media pool and more! You also get 6G-SDI and HDMI 4K connections and 6 auxiliary outputs for the most advanced live production switching!

Price: AED 15,879*
*Prices are excluding VAT

Connections
Total Video Input 20
Total Video Output 13
SDI Video Input 20 x 10-bit SD/HD/Ultra HD 4K switchable. 2 channel embedded audio
HDMI Video Input 1 x HDMI type A. 10-bit SD/HD/Ultra HD 4K switchable. 2 channel embedded audio
Analog Audio Output 2 x XLR Program 2 x XLR Monitor
Extra Audio Outputs 1 x XLR Timecode and 1 x XLR Talkback
SDI Audio Output 2 Ch embedded into SDI output on all outputs.
Audio Input 2 x XLR. 2 x RCA.
Extra Audio Inputs 1 x XLR Timecode and 1 x XLR Talkback
Sync Input Tri-Sync or Black burst.
Internal Frame Synchronizers 20. All inputs.
SDI Program Output 3 x 10-bit SD/HD/Ultra HD 4K switchable.
HDMI Program Output 1 x HDMI type A, 10-bit SD/HD/Ultra HD 4K switchable.
Down Converted SDI Program Output 1 x 10-bit (Ultra HD 4K to HD).
SDI Preview Output 1 x 10-bit SD/HD/Ultra HD 4K switchable.
SDI Aux. Output 6 x 10-bit SD/HD/Ultra HD 4K switchable.
Quantity of Multi Views 2 x SDI plus 2 x HDMI, able to be used concurrently.
Multi View Outputs 2 x SDI and 2 x HDMI.
Control Panel Connection Ethernet supports 10/100/1000 BaseT. Allows direct connection between panel and chassis, or via network.
Tally Output Added via ethernet connection to Blackmagic Design GPI and Tally Interface product. (Not included.)
Computer Interface 1 x USB 2.0 port.
Standards
SD Format Support 525/29.97 NTSC 4:3, 16:9, 625/25 PAL 4:3, 16:9
HD Format Support 720p50, 59.94
1080p23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 50, 59.94
1080i50, 59.94
Ultra HD Format Support 2160p23.98, 24, 25, 29.97
SDI Compliance SMPTE 259M, SMPTE 292M, SMPTE 424M.
Video Sampling 4:2:2.
Color Precision 10-bit
Color Space REC 601, REC 709, REC 2020.
HDMI Input Resolutions for Computers 720 x 480i 59.94Hz, 720 x 576i 50Hz, 1280 x 720 59.94Hz, 1280 x 720 50Hz, 1920 x 1080 50Hz, 1920 x 1080 59.94Hz, 3840 x 2160 23.98Hz, 3840 x 2160 24Hz, 3840 x 2160 25Hz, 3840 x 2160 29.97Hz.
Note: Also supported are; 24, 30 and 60 Hz inputs when switcher is in 23.98, 29.97 and 59.94 Hz formats respectively.
Software
Control Panel Included ATEM Software Control Panel included free for Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite, Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan or later and Windows 8.1 64-bit or Windows 10 64-bit.
Software Updates Using USB 2.0 connection directly connected to Mac OS X or Windows computers. Includes ATEM Switcher Utility.
Configuration Set via ATEM Software Control Panel, excluding ATEM chassis IP address which is set via the ATEM Switcher Utility connected via USB to chassis.
Processing
Colorspace Conversion Hardware based real time.
Processing Delay < 2 Lines.
4K to HD Down Conversion Yes, program x 1
Audio Mixer 22 input x 2 channel mixer.
Selectable On/Off/Audio-Follow-Video.
Level and Peak metering.
Master gain control.
Dedicated analog outputs for monitoring.
Operating Systems
Mac Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite,
Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan or later.
Windows Windows 8.1 64-bit or
Windows 10 64-bit.
Product Specifics
Total Number of Layers 13
Upstream Keyers 4
Downstream Keyers 2
Linear/Luma Keyers 7
Chroma Keyers 4
Pattern Generators 7
Color Generators 2
Transition Keyer (Stinger/DVE) 1 and 1
DVE with 3D Borders & Drop Shadow Yes, program x 1.
Control Panel Compatibility ATEM 2 M/E Broadcast Panel preferred. Compatible with ATEM 1 M/E Broadcast Panel. Includes ATEM Software Control Panel.
Display
Interface Minimum monitor resolution of 1366 x 768.
Front panel Built in LCD monitor for video and 42 LED buttons for Aux switching.
Media Player
Media Players 2
Channels Fill and key for each Media Player.
Media Pool Still Image Capacity 32 with fill and key.
Media Pool Clip Capacity 2 with fill and key.
Maximum Clip Length in Ultra HD 4K 180 frames
Maximum Clip Length in 1080 720 frames.
Maximum Clip Length in 720p 1600 frames.
Maximum Clip Length in NTSC/PAL 3600 frames.
Media Pool Still Image Format PNG, TGA, BMP, GIF, JPEG and TIFF.
Media Pool Video File Format TGA Sequence.
Media Pool Audio File Format WAV, MP3 and AIFF.
Multi View Monitoring
Number of Windows 2 x 10
Routable Windows 16
Tally Red for program and green for preview indication.
Windows Source Labels Yes
Physical Installation
Physical Installation 2 Rack Unit Size.
Physical Specifications
Width 19 in
Height 3.54 in
Depth 9.25 in
Weight 9.0 lb
Environmental Specifications
Operating Temperature 0° to 40° C (32° to 104° F)
Storage Temperature -20° to 60° C (-4° to 140° F)
Relative Humidity 0% to 90% non-condensing


Price: AED 15,879*
*Prices are excluding VAT

Operating Systems
  • Mac
    Mac 10.12 Sierra,
    Mac 10.13 High Sierra or later
  • Windows
    Windows 8.1 or Windows 10

Power Requirements
  • Power Supply
    2 x Internal 100 - 240 AC
  • Power Usage
    150W