Haivision Makito X4 SDI Encoder Blade- NEW

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Makito X4 SDI Encoder Blade – H.264/AVC & H.265/HEVC IP Video Encoder – Quad channel 3G/HD/SD-SDI



Makito X4 is a highly-secure, ultra low latency HEVC and H.264 video encoder, featuring exceptional video quality, next-gen performance, SRT streaming, and the highest available 4K UHD and HD encoding density. The Makito X4 is ideal for live broadcast contribution, remote production, enterprise, and defense applications.​

The new Makito X4 offers power, quality and flexibility for real-time HEVC/AVC video encoding in a compact appliance or rack-mountable blade. Designed for the most demanding live video applications, the Makito X4 can ingest full 4K UHD or up to four HD inputs with 10-bit pixel depth, 4:2:2 chroma subsampling, and high dynamic range (HDR) video using PQ or HLG transfer functions.

Extremely robust and always reliable, the Makito X4 offers 8 powerful encoding cores that can securely and simultaneously deliver low latency multi-bitrate streams over any IP network. And with native support for the SRT protocol, the Makito X4 is ideal for streaming over unpredictable networks such as the public internet.

Up to 8 encoding cores can encode and stream HEVC and H.264 with very low latency, which makes the Makito X4 ideally suited for interactive video applications such as live interviews as well as field contribution, backhaul, and return feed confidence monitoring. With Haivision’s unique Stream Sync technology, the Makito X4 can also stream multiple camera feeds over IP for synchronized multi-cam playback enabling remote production and REMI workflows.

The Makito X4 is a compact, portable appliance ideal for use on mobile platforms and in remote locations. For centralized deployments Makito X4 blades offer the highest channel density available, up to 84 HD or 21 UHD video sources within a single 4RU rack module.