Real-Time Motion Graphics XPression Hardware


Hardware and Technical Specifications

XPression’s hardware is designed to guaranty the highest level of resilience and stability using the best available components.

Models:
Quad Studio, Player and Bluebox Prime, Designer and Developer

Quad Specs

XPression Chassis

Hardware

Chassis: 4RU rack frame
Power Supply: 960W EPS 12V Hot-swappable 1+1 redundant power supply
System Drives: 4 x 1TB RAID hot-swappable
CPU: Intel® CoreTM i7-6900K Processor 15MCache
Mainboard: ASUS X99-E WS
RAID Controller: LSI® MegaRAID® SAS 9361-4i, RAID 1+0
Memory: 8GB DDR4
GPU: GTX 1080 8GB 256-Bit GDDR5
Output Board: Corvid88
O/S: Windows® 7 Pro, 64-bit
Cooling: 5 cooling fans

Dimensions

Height: 4RU 6.9″ (17.6 cm)
Width: 16.9″ (43.0 cm)
Depth: 21.5″ (54.6 cm)

Video Formats

(4K) 4096 x 2160P 23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30, 48 A/B, 50 A/B, 59.94 A/B, 60 A/B Hz, (UltraHD) 3840 x 2160P 23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30, 48 A/B, 50 A/B, 59.94 A/B, 60 A/B Hz, (2K) 2048 x 1080P 23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30, 48 A/B, 50 A/B, 59.94 A/B, 60 A/B Hz, (2K) 2048 x 1080PsF 23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30, 48 A/B, 50 A/B, 59.94 A/B, 60 A/B Hz, (HD) 1080i 25, 29.97, 30 Hz, (HD) 1080PsF 23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30 Hz, (HD) 1080p 23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30, 50 A/B, 59.94 A/B, 60 A/B Hz, (HD) 720p 50, 50.94, 60 Hz, (SD) 625i 25 Hz, (SD) 525i 29.97 Hz

Internal Processing

4:4:4:4 RGBA

Image File Formats

*.tga | *.tif | *.psd | *.bmp | *.jpg | *.gif | *.png

3D Model Formats

*.3ds

Clip File Formats

AVI | MPEG | QuickTime | Sequential Images

Inputs / Outputs

Video I/O: 8 x 3G-SDI BNC
Audio Input: 16 Channel 24-bit SDI embedded, 48 kHz synchronous
Audio Output: 16 Channel 24-bit SDI embedded, 48 kHz synchronous

Control

Reference: Bi-, Tri-Level Sync input, Analog Black Burst
Ethernet: Dual Gigabit Ethernet Ports
IEEE-1394: 1 x 400Mb/s (Firewire 400)
USB: Intel® X99 chipset: 4 x USB 3.0/2.0 port(s) (4 at back panel, +blue), Intel® X99 chipset: 4 x USB 2.0/1.1 port(s) (4 at mid-board), ASMedia® USB 3.1 controller: 2 x USB 3.0/2.0 port(s) (2 at back panel, teal blue), ASMedia® USB 3.0 controller: 8 x USB 3.0/2.0 port(s) (4 at back panel, 4 at mid-board)
GPI: 12 GPI in / 12 GPI out on 25 pin D-Sub connector, RS-232 Serial GPI, RossTalk/Smart GPI through TCP/IP

Included Accessories

Rackmount Kit: Slide rails, handles, and mounting hardware
Keyboard: Standard USB PC Keyboard
Mouse: USB mouse
Security Key: USB key pre-installed internally
Software: XPression Software package and media

Included Software

Microsoft® Windows® 7 Pro 64-bit Operating System
XPression software package

Warranty

12 Month System Warranty (parts / labor and software updates)

Studio, Player and Bluebox Specs

XPression Chassis

Hardware

Chassis: 4RU rack frame
Power Supply: 960W EPS 12V Hot-swappable 1+1 redundant power supply
System Drives: 4 x 1TB RAID hot-swappable
CPU: Intel® CoreTM i7-6900K Processor 15MCache
Mainboard: ASUS X99-E WS USB3.1
RAID Controller: LSI® MegaRAID® SAS 9361-4i, RAID 1+0
Memory: 8GB DDR4
GPU: GTX 1080 8GB 256-Bit GDDR5
Output Board: Matrox® X.mio2 5000 I/O
O/S: Windows® 7 Pro, 64-bit
Cooling: 5 cooling fans

Dimensions

Height: 4RU 6.9″ (17.6 cm)
Width: 16.9″ (43.0 cm)
Depth: 23.3″ (59.2 cm)

Video Formats

480i 29.97Hz (NTSC) | 576i 25Hz (PAL) | 720p 50Hz | 720p 59.94Hz | 720p 60Hz | 1080i 25Hz | 1080i 29.97Hz | 1080i 30Hz | 1080p 29.97Hz | 1080p 50Hz | 1080p 59.94Hz | 1080p 60Hz | 1080psf 23.976Hz | 1080psf 24Hz | 1080psf 25Hz | 1080psf 29.97Hz | 1080psf 30Hz | Custom Formats

Internal Processing

4:4:4:4 RGBA

Image File Formats

*.tga | *.tif | *.psd | *.bmp | *.jpg | *.gif | *.png

3D Model Formats

*.3ds | *.obj

Clip File Formats

AVI | MPEG | QuickTime | Sequential Images

Inputs / Outputs

Option 1
Video: 1 in / 1 video + key out
Audio: 8 in / 16 out

Option 2
Video: 2 in / 2 video + key out
Audio: 16 in / 32 out

Option 3
Video: 4 in / 2 video +key out
Audio: 16 in / 32 out

*Optional breakout box available

Control

Reference: Bi-Level Sync/Analog Black Burst, Tri-Level Sync input
Ethernet: Dual Gigabit Ethernet Ports
USB: Intel® X99 chipset: 4 x USB 3.0/2.0 port(s) (4 at back panel, +blue), Intel® X99 chipset: 4 x USB 2.0/1.1 port(s) (4 at mid-board), ASMedia® USB 3.1 controller: 2 x USB 3.0/2.0 port(s) (2 at back panel, teal blue), ASMedia® USB 3.0 controller: 8 x USB 3.0/2.0 port(s) (4 at back panel, 4 at mid-board)
GPI: 12 GPI in / 12 GPI out on 25 pin D-Sub connector, RS-232 Serial GPI, RossTalk/Smart GPI through TCP/IP

Included Accessories

Rackmount Kit: Slide rails, handles, and mounting hardware
Keyboard: Standard USB PC Keyboard
Mouse: USB mouse
Security Key: USB key pre-installed internally
Software: XPression Software package and media

Included Software

Microsoft® Windows® 7 Pro 64-bit Operating System
XPression software package

Warranty

12 Month System Warranty (parts / labor and software updates)

Prime, Designer and Developer Specs

XPression Prime

Hardware

Chassis: 4RU Chassis (rack-mount or desktop)
Power Supply: Single Zippy® HU2-5760V power supply – 750watt
System Drives: Seagate® Constellation-1TB HDD-SATA 6GB/s/s
CPU: Intel® CPU-i7-6850K 6-Core 3.6GHz LGA 20
Mainboard: ASUS® X99-E WS USB 3.1 Motherboard
Memory: 8GB DDR4
GPU: GTX 1070 8GB 256-Bit GDDR5
Output Board: AJA® CorVid22 2Ch SD/HD/3G IO Card
O/S: Windows® 7 Pro, 64-bit
Cooling: 3 cooling fans

Dimensions

Height: 4RU 6.9″ (17.6 cm)
Width: 16.9″ (43.0 cm)
Depth: 21.5″ (54.6 cm)

Video Formats

480i 59.94Hz | 576i 50Hz (PAL) | 720p 50Hz | 720p 59.94Hz | 720p 60Hz | 1080i 50Hz | 1080i 59.94Hz | 1080i 60Hz | 1080p 50Hz | 1080p 59.94Hz | 1080p 60Hz | 1080psf 23.976Hz | 1080psf 24Hz | 1080psf 25Hz | 1080psf 29.970Hz | 1080psf 30Hz | Custom Formats

Internal Processing

4:4:4:4 RGBA

Image File Formats

*.tga | *.tif | *.psd | *.bmp | *.jpg | *.gif | *.png

Clip File Formats

AVI | MPEG | QuickTime | Sequential Images

Inputs / Outputs

Video: 1 in / 1 Video + Key out
Audio: Embedded only

Control

Reference: Bi-Level Sync/Analog Black Burst, Tri-Level Sync input
Ethernet: Dual Gigabit Ethernet Ports
USB: Intel® X99 chipset: 4 x USB 3.0/2.0 port(s) (4 at back panel, +blue),
Intel® X99 chipset: 4 x USB 2.0/1.1 port(s) (4 at mid-board), ASMedia® USB 3.1 controller: 2 x USB 3.0/2.0 port(s) (2 at back panel, teal blue), ASMedia® USB 3.0 controller: 8 x USB 3.0/2.0 port(s) (4 at back panel, 4 at mid-board)
GPI: RS-232 Serial GPI, RossTalk/Smart GPI though TCP/IP

Included Accessories

Rackmount Kit: Slide rails, handles, and mounting hardware (Rack-mount version only)
Keyboard: Standard USB PC Keyboard
Mouse: USB mouse
Security Key: USB key pre-installed internally
Software: XPression Software package and media

Included Software

Microsoft® Windows® 7 Pro 64-bit O/S
XPression software package

Warranty

12 Month System Warranty (parts / labor and software updates)