NewTek - NC1 Studio I/O Module






Complete your current workflow or create an entirely new one. From increasing your available inputs and outputs, to merging established and emerging technologies, to linking locations across your network, the NewTek NC1 Studio I/O Module is a universal solution that adapts to your production needs.

Commitments and requirements can change from production to production. A powerful, versatile platform for multi-source production and multi-screen delivery workflows, the Studio I/O Module quickly pivots to accommodate additional cameras, devices, displays or destinations. And with turnkey installation and operation, you can easily assemble a network of modules to configure your own multi-system and multi-site workflows.



  • Translate up to 8 compatible video sources to SDI or NDI® for input, output, or a combination of both
  • Configure for dual-channel 4K Ultra HD at 60 frames per second with support for 3G-SDI quad-link grouping
  • Integrate with compatible systems and devices across your network for switching, streaming, display, and delivery
  • Stack modules in a single location or station in multiple locations to meet the demands of your productions



Local Video I/O: 

  • 8 x 3G/HD/SD-SDI connections via DIN 1.0/2.3, configurable for any combination of inputs and outputs, including single-channel or dual-channel 4K UHD (Ultra High Definition) input and/or output via 3G-SDI quad-link grouping


Network Video I/O: 

  • 8 x NDI™ inputs
  • 8 x NDI outputs



  • Support for up to 8 simultaneous channels of integrated media playback, configurable per channel, and available for NDI and SDI output


IP Video Input: 

  • Support for a range of video over IP input sources, including RTMP, RTSP, and HTTP streams


Multiviewer Output: 

  • 1 x multiviewer output via HDMI or DisplayPort supporting standard display resolutions up to 1920x1200


Local Audio I/O: 

  • 8 x SDI embedded


Network Audio: 

  • Native support for network audio input and output via NDI
  • Embedded audio supported for all NDI input and output video signals
  • Integrated support1 for Dante™ networking protocol from Audinate®
  • Support for AES67 protocol via compatible WDM audio drivers



  • Support for up to 8 recording channels via IsoCorder™ technology
    • QuickTime® (XDCAM HD compatible, 4:2:2 encoding, 24-bit audio, with timecode)
    • Supports capture of local SDI input sources with independent and group recorder control
    • Supports recording to external storage via USB 3.0
    • Supports shared storage integration and third-party partner solutions



  • Grab full-resolution, deinterlaced still images from external video sources and outputs


Supported SDI Formats: 

  • 2160p: 59.94, 50, 29.97, 25, 24, 23.976
  • 1080p: 59.94, 50, 29.97, 25, 24, 23.976
  • 1080i: 59.94, 50
  • 720p: 59.94, 50, 29.97, 25, 24, 23.976
  • 576i 50
  • 480i 59.94


Supported Media File Formats: 

  • Import, store, and play back multimedia files, with optional transcoding, including:
    • Video:
      • AVI
      • DV
      • DVCPro
      • DVCProHD
      • FLV
      • F4V
      • H.263
      • H.264
      • MOV
      • MKV
      • MJPEG
      • MPEG
      • MP4
      • WMV
      • WebM
      • and more
    • Image:
      • PSD
      • PNG
      • TGA
      • BMP
      • JPEG
      • JPEG-XR
      • JPEG2000
      • EXR
      • RAW
      • TIF
      • WebP
      • and more
    • Audio:
      • AIFF
      • MP3
      • WAV
      • and more



  • Support for 1 multiviewer display with configurable workspaces and viewports


Signal Monitoring: 

  • Integrated waveform and vectorscope, full field rate with digital calibration, color preview and support for ITU-R Rec. 709



  • Video: Floating Point YCbCr +A 4:4:4:4
  • Audio: Floating Point, 96 kHz


A/V Standards: 

  • 4K UHD video conforms to SMPTE 2036 (UHDTV1 using Square Division Quad Split)
  • 3G-SDI video conforms to SMPTE 424M (Level A)
  • HD-SDI video conforms to SMPTE 292M
  • SD video conforms to SMPTE 259M and ITU-R BT.656
  • Analog audio levels conform to SMPTE RP-155



  • 2 x 1 Gigabit NIC


System Physical: 

  • 1RU chassis with 280W redundant PSU
    • 19.0 x 1.75 x 16.75 in (48.3 x 4.5 x 42.5 cm) with rack ears attached




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