Blackmagic Smart Videohub 20x20_Durban
Blackmagic Smart Videohub 20x20_Durban
Blackmagic Smart Videohub 20x20_Durban
Blackmagic Smart Videohub 20x20_Durban

Blackmagic Smart Videohub 20x20

Regular price R 39,910.00 Save R -39,910.00
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Product Highlights

  • Routing Switcher
  • 20 x 6G-SDI Inputs / 20 x 6G-SDI Outputs
  • Supports SD, HD, Ultra HD 4K, DCI 4K
  • 4:2:2 and 4:4:4 Sampling
  • 10-Bit Processing
  • SDI Reclocking
  • Built-In LCD with Spin Knob Control
  • Push Buttons on Front Panel
  • Videohub Control Software Included


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    • Apply once-off online
    • Accept T&C’s and get your credit limit
    • You’re ready to shop till you drop online
    • Pay one single monthly instalment
    What do I need to apply?
      • You must be 18 and older.
      • You must have a valid SA ID or Drivers Licence.
      • You must be employed.
      • Provide your latest 3 months’ payslips or bank statements at time of application.
      • Earn a minimum of R5500 a month. 
      How do I apply?
        • Complete the online application form
        • Wait for your application to be processed
        • You can now shop till you drop.

        Stock is going in and out all the time, so to be 100% sure that we have an item available, please phone (031) 261-6961 or email 

        Otherwise you can wait for us to contact you after you have placed your order

        Should you require anything else that is not on our Website, please email or phone on, +27 31 261-6961 as this website is mainly for catalogue purposes and an indication of what we sell. 


        The Smart Videohub 20 x 20 6G-SDI from Blackmagic Design is a mixed format router with 20 6G-SDI inputs and 20 6G-SDI outputs for routing any combination of SD, HD, Ultra HD 4K, and DCI 4K video. It supports 4:2:2 and 4:4:4 color sampling and 10-bit processing for smoother gradations. Housed in a 1RU frame, the Smart Videohub ideal for use in both large broadcast systems or portable mini racks for live productions. A built-in LCD lets view your sources directly on the router itself, with simple push buttons and spin knob provided for control. Routing can also be controlled using dedicated remote panels or over Ethernet using the included software for Mac OS X and Windows. You can even use the available iPad app to change routing over your wireless network.

        Note: IEC power cable is not included.

        • 20x 6G-SDI inputs / 20x 6G-SDI outputs
        • Auto-detects between SD, HD, Ultra HD 4K, and DCI 4K and instantly switches standards
        • Built-in SDI reclocking on every SDI input
        • Supports 8-bit, 10-bit, and 12-bit 4:2:2 and 4:4:4 signals
        • 4:2:2 or 4:4:4 color sampling with 10-bit processing
        • UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) up to 30p
        • Supports DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) at 24p
        • HD Video Resolutions up to 1080p60
        • Supports 16 channels of embedded audio on each SDI signal
        • Genlock
        • Reference input compatible with black burst and tri-sync
        • Built-in video monitoring and spin knob control
        • Push buttons on front panel
        • On-screen labels support Unicode so they work in non-Roman character sets such as Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Russian, German, French, Spanish, and more
        • Videohub control software included for control over Ethernet
        • Ethernet control allows direct connection to the computer network and is compatible with Videohub Smart Control and Videohub Master Control panels
        • Apple iPad control panel app available
        • Create your own custom router control with free software developer kit
        • Machined aluminum 1RU chassis
        • IEC power cable required



        SDI Video Input 20 x 10-bit SD/HD/6G-SDI
        SDI Video Output 20 x 10-bit SD/HD/6G-SDI
        Reference Input Blackburst and TriSync for SD, HD and UHD 4K
        Multi-Rate Support Auto detection of SD, HD, or 6G-SDI. Simultaneous routing of 4K, HD, SD video and DVB-ASI
        Updates USB 2.0 high speed (480 Mb/s) interface or via Ethernet
        Control 21 buttons for local control of Videohub
        6 buttons and scroll wheel for control of LCD display 
        1 x RJ45 Ethernet
        1 x RS-422 input for controlling router crosspoint switching
        Configuration Via front panel LCD or use either RJ45 Ethernet
        USB 2.0 for setting IP address only
        Reclocking On all SDI outputs, auto switching between SD, HD, or 6G-SDI video
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        Format Support SD Format Support
        625/25 PAL
        525/29.97 NTSC
        525/29.98 NTSC

        HD Format Support
        720p 50/59.94/60
        1080i 50/59.94/60
        1080PsF 23.98/24/25/29.97/30
        1080p 23.98/24/25/29.97/30/50/59.94/60

        2K Format Support
        2048x1080p 23.98/24/25
        2048x1080PsF 23.98/24/25

        4K Format Support
        3840x2160p 23.98/24/25/29.97/30
        4096x2160p 24
        SDI Compliance SMPTE 259M, SMPTE 292M, SMPTE 296M, SMPTE 310M, SMPTE 425M Level B, ITU-R BT.656, and ITU-R BT.601
        SDI Video Rates SD-SDI: 270 Mb/s
        HD-SDI: 1.5 Gb/s
        3G-SDI: 3 Gb/s
        6G-SDI: 6 Gb/s
        SDI Video Sampling 4:2:2 and 4:4:4
        SDI Color Precision 4:2:2 and 4:4:4 10-bit
        SDI Audio Sampling 48 kHz and 24-bit
        SDI Color Space YUV or RGB
        SDI Metadata Support Video payload identification ancillary data as per SMPTE 352M
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        Software Control Router control included free for Windows and Mac OS X
        Internal Software Upgrade Via included updater application
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        Display LCD for video and menu settings
        Power Supply IEC power cable required
        90 to 240 VAC input
        Power Fail Protection Router connections preserved and restored instantly at power on
        Operating Temperature 32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
        Storage Temperature -4 to 113°F (-20 to 45°C)
        Relative Humidity 0 to 90% non-condensing
        Rack Space 1 RU
        Dimensions (W x H x D) 19.00 x 1.73 x 6.30" (48.26 x 4.39 x 16.00 cm)
        Weight 4.4 lb (2.0 kg)
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        Package Weight 5.95 lb
        Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 19.3 x 7.6 x 3.2"

        Shipping Information

        1.  FREE Standard Shipping 

        Free Economy Shipping is available on all orders exceeding R1,000. (T&C's apply)

        *Terms and conditions to qualify for free shipping:

        • Shipping may only be to a physical address within the borders of South Africa. No P.O Box's allowed.
        • Shipping to outlying or remote areas like farms and game reserves may attract an additional fee.
        • The delivery time to city areas is usually between 2 and 4 working days*. This excludes weekends and public holidays.

        2.  SWE Courier Service (local)

        We use SWE couriers as our preferred method of delivery.

        Your parcel is well packaged and handled with care while in transit.

        Delivery Charges:

        Shipping charges are all depended on the following:

        • Volumetric and Physical weight
        • Courier Option

        If Item is in stock, your item can be delievered between 1-2 Business Days - Main Cities are: Cape Town, Johannesburg, Pretoria, Durban, Port Elizabeth and East London. Other cities/towns will take more than 1-2 delivery time.


        If Item is being collected from our suppliers, you item can be deeilevr between 2-7 Business Days - To all areas.

        If the item has been pre-ordered for you, this can take anything from 4 - 8 weeks. 

        *Reckoned from time of dispatch to time of arrival to client. This is an estimate and not guaranteed. This period does not include Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays. 

        3.  UPS Courier Service (International)

        Please note:

        International orders are generally subject to local import duties and taxes (VAT)

        DT Film Services is not responsible for, nor can we offer, any specific advice regarding any customs related fees that you may incur. For specific information, please consult with your local government import office.

        Privacy: Your privacy is important to us. We strive to exceed your expectations for privacy. Cross-border shipments are subject to inspection by customs authorities. We may also be called upon to provide certain order, shipment, and product information to our international carriers. Carriers may communicate such information to customs authorities for the purpose of facilitating customs clearance and compliance with local laws.

        Delivery Charges:

        International shipments are quoted on a per order basis depending on the size and weight of the parcel shipped.

        4.  Collect from DT Film Services in Durban

        You are welcome to place your order online, pay for it and collect it from our Durban branch. You will need to bring in a print out of the order for collection. Please ask for Louise in Sales on arrival. 

        DT Film Services - Durban

        Open: Mon-Fri 8 to 5PM

        5 Nunhead Road,

        Manor Gardens,

        Durban, 4001,

        South Africa

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