The Io family delivers powerful workflows in a compact form, bringing flexible I/O and high performance to any compatible workstation or laptop.
The needs of video professionals continue to evolve. The ability to run full-featured software on laptops and smaller form-factor computers as well as the growing needs of streaming applications, on-set functionality and the move to 4K, all create a tremendous need for compact video and audio I/O solutions. AJA answers that call with a range of products that provide desktop-level functionality in a portable form factor that’s powerful enough to deliver in the edit suite, and sturdy enough to handle life in the field. Housed in a rugged chassis, Io devices are small and light enough to carry in a backpack along with a laptop, providing fully functional systems without having to transport large racks of additional gear. All Io devices are compatible with PC or Mac, offering you the flexibility to work on any platform, in the software of your choice. The Io family is built to the exacting standards of all AJA hardware and backed by our world-class support network, 3-year international warranty and advanced exchange service.
Power to go
The needs of video professionals are becoming more and more mobile. With more editorial and graphics being done on set and the ability to run full-featured software on laptop computers, the need for a compact video and audio I/O solution has rapidly increased. AJA Io products answer that call by providing desktop-level functionality in a portable form factor that's powerful enough to deliver in the edit suite, and sturdy enough to handle life in the field.
Despite their small footprints, Io products are packed with comprehensive I/O options, like SDI, HD-SDI, HDMI, S-video and full audio connectivity.
Whatever connectivity your workflow demands, there's an Io to meet your needs.
With support for major editing and graphics software, the Io family gives creative professionals the mobility they need without compromising functionality or reliability. Io XT and Io Express are true cross-platform solutions that allow you to use a single hardware device on either platform as needed.
Io 4K is the next evolution of capture and output hardware offering a full set of professional video and audio connectivity with support for the latest 4K and UltraHD devices and High Frame Rate workflows. The power of Thunderbolt 2 enables Io 4K to handle a wide range of formats from SD to HD, UHD and full 4K over both SDI and HDMI and support 4K frame rates up to 50p/60p.
- 4 x bi-directional 3G-SDI
- 4K/UHD HDMI I/O
- Simultaneous SDI and HDMI outputs
- Real time 4K to HD downconversion for HD-SDI and HDMI monitoring
- 10-bit high-quality 4:2:2, 4:4:4 and High Frame Rate workflow support
- Two Thunderbolt™ 2 ports
- Use with any Thunderbolt 2 system for up to 4K at 10-bit quality and up to 50p/60p
- Backwards compatible with existing Thunderbolt hosts
- 16-channel embedded audio on SDI
- 8-channel embedded audio on HDMI
- DB-25 analog audio output connector
- XLR 12V power for battery or AC use
- RS-422 VTR control, Reference, LTC Input
- Headphone jack and level control for mobile environments
Turn your Thunderbolt™ - enabled Mac or PC into a professional editing station for HD and SD 4:2:2 and 4:4:4 workflows.
Io XT can handle whatever equipment you are working with. With a full compliment of 3G/HD/SD-SDI and HDMI I/O, HD/SD analog video output, reference and LTC inputs, and digital and analog audio, Io XT opens up new possibilities for what can be considered a professional editing system. No longer confined to deskside tower systems, the combination of Io XT and any Thunderbolt™-enabled computer has all the capability and connectivity of a larger system but in a more portable size.
Io Express delivers compact, powerful I/O for PC or Mac, laptop or desktop, in the field, in the studio, or wherever your work takes you.