Green Hippo V4 Karst

Unparalleled power and flexibility built into a custom, tour-ready case. A host of customisable output and capture options ensure that the Hippotizer Karst can fit into a multitude of different roles.
Featuring a total of 3 outputs, as well as two ZooKeeper monitor outputs, this highly specified server can drive the most demanding shows with ease.At only 2 rack units high, the Hippotizer Karst packs two HD-SDI outputs into a very small space while the third DisplayPort 1.2 connection offers the ability to drive 4K displays with a single cable.


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Full Technical Specifications

Hippotizer Software Version   – V4.1
Karst Model – DVI-2

Media Processing
Max Mixes – 8
Layers per Mix – 16
4K Playback* –  up to 4
HD Playback* –  up to 20

System Connectivity
Production Video Outputs – 3 (more outputs can be supported by using a datapath spliter)
Production Output Connector – 2x DVI-DL, 1x DP1.2
Max resolution per DVI Output *** – 3840 x 1200
Max resolution per DP output – 4096 x 2160
Max resolution per SDI output – 2048 x 1200 –
Video splitter support Yes – on DP and DVI Yes
Additional control outputs (ZK) – 1x DVI, 1x DP
Max resolution (ZK outputs) – 4K on DP, HD on DVI
Genlock – No (Imagepro HD needed)

Hardware Specifications
Video Capture ***  –  1 card HDSDI/HDMI/DVI
Media storage – 500GB Solid State
HippoNet network – 1Gb EtherCon
Data Network – 1Gb EtherCon
Audio Input Connectors – Via USB
Audio Output Connectors – 2x XLR
MultiChannel Audio Support – via USB
Hardware EDID Management – Yes
Optional Touchscreen – Available on request
Optional Redundant PSU – Available on request
SMPTE Timecode in – Yes
Size (mm) L x W x H – 600 x 425 x 90
Size (mm) L x W x H with Rack ears – 630 x 480 x 90
Size (RU) – 2U
Unit weight – 16kgs
Power Input – PowerCon True1
Voltage – 100-250V 50/60Hz
Power consumption – 500VA
Mounting – Front and Rear ears included

Set up example

  • Drive two outputs with EDID managed DVI
  • Capture up to 2 HD-SDI feeds with low latency
  • Preview both outputs on a single screen using the 3rd output

Karst V4 simple setup