AJA Video Systems announced T-TAP, a very small new bus-powered device that takes advantage of Thunderbolt connectivity for high-quality 10-bit SD, HD and 2K output through SDI and HDMI connections. This new adapter enables a simple, unobtrusive means of getting professional video and audio out of any Thunderbolt-enabled Mac system.
T-TAP provides video professionals an easy setup solution via its simple, single Thunderbolt cable connectivity for both power and data. Offering the ultimate in portability, T-TAP is lightweight and smaller than a standard mobile phone. T-TAP supports everything from SD to HD to 2K and 3D with pristine 10-bit quality, even over HDMI, and all with 8-channel embedded audio. T-TAP includes AJA’s renowned Mac drivers and software for integrated compatibility with major software packages from Apple, Adobe, Avid and many more.
“T-TAP delivers uncompromised video and audio quality and tackles a range of media output needs at a very low cost,” said Nick Rashby, president, AJA Video Systems. “Packing a lot of power into a remarkably small form factor is what T-TAP is all about.”
T-TAP Key Features:
–High-speed Thunderbolt connectivity
–10-bit uncompressed 4:2:2 video and audio output
–HD/SD SDI and HDMI connectivity supports simultaneous output at incredible 10-bit quality
–3D support on HDMI for real-time stereoscopic review without requiring additional hardware
–Full 8-channel embedded audio allows for multi-channel playback
–Bus-powered via Thunderbolt connector so no additional power supply required
–AJA Mac driver and proven software compatibility
–Backed by AJA’s quality, reliability and 3-year international warranty
T-TAP will be available soon through AJA’s network of worldwide resellers for a cost of $249.00 US.