Media I/O Specifications

Supported Video Codecs
Media I/O Server Wrapper Type EWC
Uncompressed Yes MOV & MXF OP1a Yes
Apple ProRes 422 HQ Yes MOV & MXF OP1a Yes
Apple ProRes 422 Yes MOV & MXF OP1a Yes
Apple ProRes LT Yes MOV & MXF OP1a Yes
Apple ProRes Proxy Yes MOV & MXF OP1a Yes
XDCAM HD422 (50 Mb/s CBR) Yes MOV & MXF OP1a Yes
XDCAM EX (35 Mb/s VBR) Yes MOV & MXF OP1a Yes
AVC-Intra 50M Yes MOV & MXF OP1a Yes
AVC-Intra 100M Yes MOV & MXF OP1a Yes
AVC-Intra 200M Yes MOV & MXF OP1a Yes
DV/DVCPro Yes MOV & MXF OP1a Yes
DVCPro 50 Yes MOV & MXF OP1a Yes
DVCPro HD Yes MOV & MXF OP1a Yes
H.264 Yes MOV & MP4 Yes
IMX/D10 30 Mb Yes MOV & MXF OP1a Yes
IMX/D10 40 Mb Yes MOV & MXF OP1a Yes
IMX/D10 50 Mb Yes MOV & MXF OP1a Yes
(X)AVC Intra 2K/UHD/4K Yes MOV & MXF OP1a Yes
HEVC Intra & Long GOP Yes MXF OP1a & MP4 Yes
DNxHD/HR Yes MOV & MXF OP1a Yes
SONY XAVC Long GOP HD Yes MOV & MXF OP1a No
SONY XAVC Long GOP 4K Yes MOV & MXF OP1a No
Supported Video Cards
Media I/O Server
KONA LHe Plus Yes
KONA LHi Yes
KONA IP Yes
KONA 1 Yes
KONA 4 Yes
KONA IO 4K Yes
KONA IO XT Yes
Supported Audio Cards
Media I/O Server
AAC Yes
Apple Lossless Yes
Linear PCM Yes
Minimum System requirements (Media I/O Server)
OS MacOS 10.11 or later Windows 2016 Server (64 bits only)
CPU Intel Xeon E5 8C 3.5 Ghz Dual Intel® Xeon® Silver 4116 2.1G, 12C/24T, 9.6GT/s
RAM 4 GB per channel recommended 32Gb
Supported Graphics Cards No specific requirement. No specific requirement.
Supported AJA Cards Most cards are supported Most cards are supported
Compatible Storage Most storage that can sustain the required constant write speed (depending on the number of streams, the codec and format).
Supported Creative Tools
Apple Final Cut Pro X
Adobe Adobe Creative Suite