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Blackmagic Design Smart Videohub CleanSwitch 12x12

Blackmagic Design
Abel Code: BMD-VHUBSMTCS6G1212
Mfr. Code: BMD-VHUBSMTCS6G1212
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This is a special order item. You will be charged upon placing your order, which is non-cancelable and non-returnable.
Available In Store | NY
Compact 6G-SDI 12 x 12 video router with built in re-synchronizer in each input. Supports SD, HD and Ultra HD formats up to 2160p30. Includes push button and spin knob control, LCD, Ethernet remote control and more.
Key Highlights
  • Compact 6G-SDI router
  • Integrated re-sync on all inputs
  • Integrated control panel & monitoring


The Blackmagic Design Smart Videohub CleanSwitch 12x12 is a compact 6G-SDI router with built in re-synchronizers on all inputs, allowing clean switching between all video sources of the same video standard. It can be used as 12 re-synchronizers for automatic re-timing of SDI feeds. Smart Videohub CleanSwitch supports 12 inputs and 12 outputs in virtually all SD, HD and Ultra HD video formats. Supports multiple formats on the same router at the same time and will clean switch between multiple formats that match the reference frame rate when the switching is between the same video standard. Includes front panel button and spin knob routing, elegant machined metal front panel with LCD for routing display and video monitoring and remote Ethernet control.


  • (12) 10-bit SD-SDI, HD-SDI and 6G-SDI inputs/outputs
  • Auto detection of SD, HD or 6G-SDI; simultaneous routing of 4K, HD and SD video
  • 10-bit 4:2:2 and 4:4:4 SDI color precision
  • 4:2:2 or 4:4:4 color sampling (10 bit processing) supported
  • Integrated SDI reclocking for all outputs
  • Video input re-sync on all (12) inputs for clean switch
  • Supports DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) @ 24p
  • Supports UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) @ 30p
  • Supports HD Video up to 1080p 60fps
  • RJ-6 RS-422 serial control connection
  • Tri-sync or Black Burst reference input
  • Control panel features (12) buttons for local control of Videohub, with (6) buttons and scroll wheel for menu control
  • Integrated video monitoring via 2.2" LCD
  • On-screen labeling supports Unicode for non-Roman characters (Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, Russian, French, German, et al.)
  • Software included for Ethernet control
  • Direct connection to computer network via Ethernet control (compatible with Videohub Smart Control & Videohub Master Control panels)
  • Compatible with Apple iPad control app (sold separately)
  • Free software developer kit for custom router control available
  • Machined aluminum 1RU (single unit rack mount) chassis

IMPORTANT NOTE: C13 (IEC) AC power cable required, not included.

What's in the Box

  • SD Card (Software & Manual)
  • Blackmagic Design Smart Videohub CleanSwitch 12x12


Key Highlights

  • Compact 6G-SDI router
  • Integrated re-sync on all inputs
  • Integrated control panel & monitoring
  • Supports Ethernet remote control


Operating System:
macOS 10.12 Sierra, macOS 10.13 High Sierra or later
Windows 8.1 or Windows 10


Output Connector/Port:
12 x SDI - 10 bit SD-SDI, HD-SDI and 6G-SDI

Editing Control Panel

Control Panel Notes:
1 x RS-422 Router Control - Input for controlling router crosspoint switching
Control Panel Connection - Ethernet
Display - Built-in LCD for video & menu settings
External Control Panel - Includes Blackmagic Videohub software control panel for Mac OS X and Windows; supports Blackmagic Smart Control and Blackmagic Master Control hardware panels; Includes Blackmagic Videohub SDK and Ethernet Videohub Control Protocol
Integrated Control Panel - (12) buttons for local control of Videohub, with (6) buttons and scroll wheel for menu control; 2.2" color display
Multi Rate Support - Auto detection of SD, HD or 6G-SDI; simultaneous routing of 4K, HD and SD video
Reference Input - Tri-Sync or Black Burst
Router Configuration - via front panel LCD or RJ45 Ethernet
SDI Rates - 270Mb, 1.5G, 3G, 6G
SDI Relocking - Yes, on all SDI outputs
Serial Control Connection - RJ-6 RS-422
Video Input Re-Sync - on all 12 inputs for clean switch
Panel Buttons:
6 x Router Control - Includes additional scroll wheel for control of LCD display or RJ45 Ethernet
SDI Video Sampling - 4:2:2 and 4:4:4
SDI Compliance - SMPTE 259M, SMPTE 292M, SMPTE 296M, SMPTE 424M, SMPTE 425M Level A and B , ITU-R BT.656 and ITU-R BT.601
4K Video Standards - 4K DCI 23.98p, 4K DCI 24p, 4K DCI 25p
Ultra HD Video Standards - 2160p23.98, 2160p24, 2160p25, 2160p29.97, 2160p30
2K Video Standards - 2K DCI 23.98p, 2K DCI 24p, 2K DCI 25p 2K DCI 23.98PsF, 2K DCI 24PsF, 2K DCI 25PsF
HD Video Standards - 720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60 1080p23.98, 1080p24, 1080p25, 1080p29.97, 1080p30, 1080p50, 1080p59.94, 1080p60 1080PsF23.98, 1080PsF24, 1080PsF25, 1080PsF29.97, 1080PsF30 1080i50, 1080i59.94, 1080i60
SD Video Standards - 525i59.94 NTSC, 625i50 PAL
SDI Metadata Support - Video payload identification ancillary data as per SMPTE 352M
SDI Auto Switching - Automatically selects between SD-SDI, HD-SDI, and 6G-SDI on each input
SDI Color Space - YUV or RGB
SDI Color Precision - 4:2:2 and 4:4:4 10 bit
SDI Audio Sampling - Television standard sample rate of 48kHz and 24 bit


Input Voltage:
90-240V AC
Power Input:
AC - C14 IEC Female Connector

Software / Apps / Plugins

Software/App Notes:
Internal Software Upgrade - via included updater application
Software Included:
Router Control Software - Included free for Windows and Mac OS X

Waveform & Vector

Waveform Input:
12 x SDI - 10 bit SD-SDI, HD-SDI and 6G-SDI
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