Specifications

Carbonite Ultra Frame

FEATURES CARBONITE ULTRA
Multi-Definition Inputs 24 SDI inputs
Multi-Definition Outputs 14 SDI outputs (4 of which are dedicated I/O MultiViewer outputs)
Mix Effect Buses (MEs) 3 MEs with 4 full function keyers + transition keyer for MediaWipes and DVE transitions
MiniME Effect Buses 4 MiniMEs, each with 2 full function keyers, independent mixer and preview bus.
Chroma Keyers 2 floating UltraChrome chroma keyers can be utilized by any keyer in the system
DVEs 8 (2D) floating DVES can be utilized by any keyer in the system
Stills & Animations 4 Channels of MediaStore with a total storage capacity of 8 GB. Each channel can render stills and animations with alpha. Supports animations with audio or audio-only playback. Files can be directly rendered to the MediaStores via Ethernet.
Supported Media File Types Stills & Animations: .JPG & .JPEG (no Alpha), TGA & PNG (with Alpha & 48K WAV audio files)
Graphics Software Included XPression LiveCG software creates still graphics from a network-connected PC workstation and renders directly into MediaStores via IP.
Pattern Generators 2 per ME
Effects & Transitions Support for standard transitions along with Animated MediaWipes with audio and overlay effects on main MEs. Dissolve transitions are available to MiniMES.
Memories 100 Memories per ME and MiniME per Show File. Multiple show files can be stored on the USB drive. Effects memory functionality allows for animated memory recalls, while MemoryAI ensure memory recalls will not adversely affect what is currently on-air.
Custom Control Macros Up to 96 Custom Control Macro available for use directly from the control panel, while up to 256 Custom Controls can be created in DashBoard.
Internal Processing Frame syncs / format converters, proc amps and colour correctors on every input
Output Processing Format converters, proc amps, and colour correctors on the 10 configurable output
Monitoring 2 fully-configurable MultiViewers and 2 dedicated input & output MultiViewers
Device Control Includes device control for Video Servers, XPression Graphics, Robotics, PBus, GPO, Trackless Virtual Sets and PTZ Cameras.
IP, Serial And Parallel Tally 18 Tallies
GPI/O 24 GPI/O connections
AES Digital Audio 2 AES digital audio outputs
Time Code Input 3-PIN WECO Connector
Ethernet Ports 1 Ethernet port
Reference Input & Ouput Black or Tri-Level
Editor / Serial Tally Port 1 (RS-422)
Edit Decision Lists LiveEDL can capture EDL data in a file that you load into your non-linear editing (NLE) suites)
System Physical 1RU Rack Frame, with support for redundant power supplies

12G / UHD Operation Mode (Available in Future Release)

12G / UHD OPERATION MODE (AVAILABLE IN FUTURE RELEASE)
12G SDI Inputs 18 SDI Inputs
12G SDI Outputs 10 SDI Outputs
Mix Effect Buses (MEs) 1 UHD ME with 4 full function keyers + transition keyer for MediaWipes and DVE transitions
MiniMEs 2 UHD MiniMEs, each with 2 full function keyers, independent mixer and preview bus.

Signal Processing Standards

FORMAT LINE / FRAME RATES
Standard Definition 480i/59.94 – 4:3 and 16:9 | 576i/50 – 4:3 and 16:9
High Definition 720p & 1080i 50/59.94 | 1080pSF, 23.98/25/29.97
3G 1080P 1080p 50/59.94
12G UHD 2160p 50/59.94
(available as licensed option in a future release)

Interfaces

CONTROL INTERFACES
Carbonite Black Control Panels
DashBoard LiveAssist
ViewControl Touchscreen Interface

Carbonite Black Control Panels

KEY FEATURES CB1 CB1S CB2 CB2S CB3S / 3X
Direct Access Crosspoint Buttons 16 24 16 24 24/32
Number Of ME Rows 1 1 2 2 3
ME Effects Memory Keypad No – Global only 1 per ME + Global No – Global only 1 per ME + Global 1 per ME + Global
Theme-Able Panel Glow RGB Buttons