Home > Features > HyperDeck Shuttle SSD Field Recorder • Bookmark   • Newsletters   • Register Search Options

FEATURE

HyperDeck Shuttle SSD Field Recorder

HyperDeck Shuttle SSD Field Recorder

October 30, 2011
Text size: 
View in Digital Mag
Get XBIZ News
XBIZ Research
Will virtual reality boost the paysite market?
Yes, it will soon
  39.66%
Yes, but in a few years
  36.87%
No
  23.46%
Out of 179 votes. Results based on votes submitted by members of XBIZ.net social network.

" It’s hard to imagine something so tiny can capture full uncompressed 10 bit SDI in HD and play it back ... "

Innovative video production tool company Blackmagic Design has introduced a sexy new disk recorder that captures uncompressed 10 bit video on Solid State Disks (SSDs).

Known as the HyperDeck Shuttle, this compact and portable field recorder is battery powered for recording high quality video and audio on location shoots and is usable with live production switchers — all for a suggested list price of around $345.

With SDI and HDMI inputs and outputs, HyperDeck Shuttle works with virtually every camera and video deck, effortlessly plugging into monitors or televisions for instant on set previews and can be used as a video playback source for digital signage systems or portable production switchers.

“It’s hard to imagine something so tiny can capture full uncompressed 10 bit SDI in HD and play it back, all from a removable SSD disk that you can edit on,” Blackmagic Design CEO Grant Petty stated. “It’s incredible, and so low cost that everyone will be able to work in uncompressed quality.”

According to the company, HyperDeck Shuttle is machined out of a solid block of aircraft-grade aluminum and features a rechargeable, internal battery. The unit can also be mounted directly to a tripod alongside the camera, boosting portability.

Compatible with Final Cut Pro, Premiere Pro, After Effects, DaVinci Resolve and other popular applications, HyperDeck Shuttle bypasses your camera’s compression to record the uncompressed video to the SSD, enabling users to edit directly from the SSD by plugging it into an eSATA dock; eliminating file copying, and smoothing workflows.

Blackmagic says that SSD is the latest media technology, featuring flash storage in a low cost and small 2.5” size that is shock and vibration resistant. SSDs offer fast speeds, minimal power consumption and silent operation. It has no moving parts and provides a perfect replacement for traditional videotape while eliminating expensive disk arrays.

“SSDs really are the ‘videotape’ format for the 21st century,” Petty added. “It seems like every day the disks are getting even bigger, faster and more affordable!”


LEGAL PERSPECTIVES

The Skinny on the New DMCA Requirement

The requirements under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) have changed, but the sky is not falling. We have, even as a law firm, been hit with an unbelievable amount of spam sent out by law firms... More »

2017 Outlook: Legal Matters Around the Corner

The adult entertainment business’ legal community recently weighed in the top issues that companies and the industry, as a whole, should be concerned about. XBIZ asked industry attorneys to discuss... More »

Fraudulent Brazilian Trademark Registrations Running Rampant

Although you might not think often about protecting your trademark rights in Brazil, you need to — even if you don’t yet have a single Brazilian customer. Scammers are constantly looking for... More »
XBIZ NEWSLETTERS
Stay informed of the latest industry developments. Get XBIZ newsletters delivered to your inbox. Subscribe today!
Enter email address:

* To manage existing subscriptions click here.






POPULAR PRODUCTS & SERVICES
Submit your press release to
multiple news outlets with 1 click.
Subscribe to RSS news feeds or
add free content to your website.
Access XBIZ news and articles
with your mobile device.
Subscribe to XBIZ Premiere magazine, the industry's leading adult retail trade publications, delivering the most timely and comprehensive business news and information to producers and retailers of adult products.

UPCOMING EVENTS

The European Summit

Mar 04 - Mar 07
Barcelona-Sitges, Spain

The TEA Show

Mar 05 - Mar 06
Hollywood, CA

Phoenix Forum 2017

Mar 23 - Mar 26
Tempe, Arizona

EXXXOTICA Denver

Mar 31 - Apr 02
Denver, CO.
Everyday thousands of business professionals browse XBIZ's industry directory for quality products and services. Not listed yet? Your company could be losing potential new business. Submit your company today!
Use XBIZ RSS feeds to stay informed of the latest industry developments or as a content syndication tool for your website!