DELIVERS EXCEPTIONAL CONTROL AND VALUE
Broadcast Pix Mica is the mid-size integrated production switcher designed for high-end live productions with easy-to-use functionality. Mica systems feature Fluent Control, a unique combination of integrated workflows and powerful performance tools that simplify and streamline video production. Fluent Control gives rapid access and complete control over all your video production show elements. Execute a series of complex moves into a single button push with Fluent Macros. Confidently produce live content from a touch-screen, control panel or comprehensive multi-viewer. Even produce an entire live show with a single operator. Anyone can deliver exciting live video with Broadcast Pix Mica.
THE MICA SERIES
Mica systems feature 8 multi-def SDI inputs + 1 external key cut, 6 multi-def SDI outputs, 2 DVI outputs, and 8 channels of clips and graphics. Includes built-in dual-cahnnel cg and clip server that holds up to 60 hours of H.264, ProRes and DNxHD clips and up to 6 key layers with DVEs and ClearKey chromakeyer. Every Mica switcher includes Broadcast Pix constant low latency and can control 3 unique outputs, with PowerAux, for broadcast, live events or streaming.
|Version 4 brings additional features and functionality to our line of Mica integrated production switchers. It features ClearKey, our next generation chromakeyer, dual-channel clip servers, new device controls and enhanced multi-view features. Get Version 4 now and experience the next generation of live video production.|
Second Clip StoreVersion 4 includes a dual-channel clip server, which handles playback of SD and HD footage in a variety of file formats.
ClearKeyThe new ClearKey chromakeyer features precise, highly adjustable keying that can handle challenging visuals, such as glass or fast-moving or out of focus objects. Robust color correction removes the most stubborn spill from chromakeyed objects, which makes it ideal for virtual sets. Easy and powerful, it handles color correction with amazing clear results.
Deck ControlVersion 4 also includes new device controls for Blackmagic Design HyperDeck Studio and Studio Pro video recorders, as well as all AJA Ki Pro recorders, over a TCP/IP connection.
Basic deck control can record and playback clips by file name, up to 12 decks simunltaneously. Clips can be recorded and played back from the PixPad, and all controls can programmed into a macro for simplified control.
Layout ToolsVersion 4 also includes enhanced layout tools for Broadcast Pix’s customizable multi-view. It features a new snap-to-grid feature to make it easier to build new screen layouts.
Key New Layout Features
| Mica |
|Internal File Channels|
|Number of monitors||2|
|Full motion monitors||4 outputs|
Common Specifications for all Mica Systems
|Video Processing HD 1080i|
|Video Formats 1080i/59.94, 1080i/50, 720p/59.94, 720p/50, 480i/59.94, 576i/50|
Audio 2 balanced analog outputs to send the clip server's clips and animation audio to an audio mixer.
|Keys Switcher has 6 key layers, with customizable DVE for PiP, scaling, cropping, and flying. Each key has chromakey. Key priority control to move the 6 layers front to back. Integrated animated transitions.|
|Media Formats |
|Workstation 4RU||22.5 x 19 x 7 in||57 x 48 x 18 cm|
|Weight: 44 lbs lbs / 20 kg|
|Power: 500 Watts|
|Dimensions: 15.2 x 9.3 x 4 in / 39 x 24 x 10 cm|
|Weight: 5 lbs / 2 kg|
|Power: 30 Watts|
|Dimensions: 18.5 x 12.5 x 5.5 in / 47 x 32 x 14 cm|
|Weight: 7 lbs / 3 kg|
|Power: 45 Watts|
|Dimensions: 27.5 x 12.5 x 7 in / 70 x 32 x 18 cm|
|Weight: 16 lbs / 7.3 kg|
|Power: 100 Watts|