STORM Mobile
Multi I/O Processor to Capture Anything and Edit Anywhere
STORM Mobile is an I/O processor that provides analog/HDMI input/output for desktop PCs and laptops using included full version of EDIUS Pro 7 included. STORM Mobile includes full-quality, full frame rate HD output to an HDMI-enabled video monitor directly from the timeline. STORM Mobile is available in two configurations: a low profile PC1e-1X or Express34 card with a fully-breakout box or a PC 5-inch drive bay so you can work with the system that's best for you.
Note: Laptop computer not included.
  • HDMI input/output for connectivity with HDMI devices and real-time monitoring from the included EDIUS Pro 7 NLE software (where included — see Ordering Information, Windows 7 (64-bit) or Windows 8/8.1 (64-bit) required)
  • Component, S-Video, and composite analog video I/O
  • 8-channel embedded audio through HDMI
  • Unbalanced stereo analog audio I/O
  • Hardware downconversion to monitor HD project in an SD monitor at the same time
  • PCIe 1X card for desktop PC connection with power supply function
  • ExpressCard/34 card for laptop PC connection
  • Available in breakout box version as well as 5-inch drive bay mounted version
  • 5V DC operation
  • Windows 8/8.1 (64-bit), Windows 7 (32-bit or 64‑bit), Windows Vista (32-bit or 64‑bit) and Windows XP (32‑bit) support for hardware-only configurations (configurations including EDIUS Pro 7 require Windows 7 (64-bit) or Windows 8/8.1 (64-bit))
Supported Capture Formats
Format HDMI Component S-Video/Composite
1920x1080 59.94i x x  
1440x1080 59.94i x x  
1280x720 59.94p x x  
720x480 59.94p 4:3 x*1    
720x480 59.94p 16:9 x*1    
720x486 59.94i 4:3   x x
720x486 59.94i 16:9   x x
720x480 59.94i 4:3 x x x
720x480 59.94i 16:9 x x x
1920x1080 50i x x  
1440x1080 50i x x  
1280x720 50p x x  
720x576 50p 4:3 x*1    
720x576 50p 16:9 x*1    
720x576 50i 4:3 x x x
720x576 50i 16:9 x x x
Note: STORM Mobile will NOT capture analog video protected by Macrovison or CGMS-A.
*1 SD progressive video is captured as interlaced video.


STORM Mobile I/O
Video in
HDMI 1
HD/SD component 1
S-Video 1 (common connector w/component)
Composite 1
Video out
HDMI 1
HD/SD component 1
S-Video 1 (common connector w/component)
Composite 1
Audio in
HDMI embedded 8 channels
Unbalance audio (RCA pin) 2 channels
Audio out
HDMI embedded 8 channels
Unbalance audio (RCA pin) 2 channels
Headphone 1 (stereo mini jack)

Bus Interface
PCI Express Rev. 1.1 x1 lane or ExpressCard/34 card

Dimensions (WxHxD)
External model: 165 mm x 42 mm x 142 mm (6.5 in. x 1.7 in. x 5.6 in.)
Bay model: 148 mm x 42 mm x 142 mm (5.8 in. x 1.7 in. x 5.6 in.)

Weight
External model: 1,200g (42.3 oz.)
Bay model: 800g (28.2 oz.)

Minimum System Requirements (STORM Mobile Hardware)
Bus Interface
STORM Mobile Bay Unit or STORM Mobile Breakout Box with PCIe Card:
  • One free PCI Express x1 bus slot
STORM Mobile Breakout Box with ExpressCard/34 Card:
  • One free ExpressCard/34 card slot
Operating System
STORM Mobile Standalone:
  • Windows 8/8.1 (32-bit or 64-bit)
  • Windows 7 (32-bit or 64-bit)
  • Windows Vista (SP2 or later, 32-bit or 64-bit)
  • Windows XP (SP3 or later, 32-bit)
STORM Mobile with EDIUS Pro 7 Software:
  • Windows 7/8/8.1 (64-bit)

Minimum System Requirements (EDIUS Software)
CPU
Any Intel Core 2 or Core iX CPU. Intel or AMD single core CPU with a 3 GHz processor speed or faster (multiple CPUs and/or multicore CPUs are recommended). SSSE3 (Supplementary SSE3) instruction set support required.

Memory
1 GB RAM (4 GB or more recommended)

Hard Disk
  • 6 GB of hard disk space is required for installation (including third-party software)
  • Drive with ATA100/7,200 RPM or faster is necessary for video storage:
    • Available HDD disc space should be twice the size of the file to be edited
    • RAID-0 is recommended for HD resolution editing

Graphics Card
A graphics card supporting higher resolution than 1024x768 (32-bit), Direct3D 9.0c or later, and PixelShader Model 3.0 or later is required
  • For 10-bit SD editing: 1 GB or larger recommended
  • For HD editing: 2 GB or larger recommended

Sound Card
A sound card with WDM driver support is required

DVD-ROM Drive
  • Required for software installation
  • Blu-ray Disc writer, DVD-R/RW or DVD+R/RW drive is required when creating Blu-ray Discs or DVDs

Internet Connection
Required for software license activation

Operating System
  • Windows 7/8/8.1 (64-bit)

Note: External video decks/cameras may require either a free FireWire (IEEE 1394) port or USB 2.0 port for connectivity.
Note: For Windows 8/8.1 use with EDIUS Pro 7, EDIUS v7.21b1530 update is required.


Supported Output Formats
Format HDMI Out Component Out S-Video/Composite Out
1920x1080 59.94i 1920x1080/59.94i 1920x1080/59.94i or 720x486/59.94i*2 720x486/59.94i*2
1920x1080 29.97p over 59.94i
1440x1080 59.94i
1440x1080 29.97p over 59.94i
1280x1080 59.94i
1280x1080 29.97p over 59.94i
1280x720 59.94p 1280x720/59.94p 1280x720/59.94p or 720x486/59.94i*2 720x486/59.94i*2
1280x720 29.97p over 59.94p
960x720 59.94p
960x720 29.97p over 59.94p
1920x1080 29.97p 1920x1080/29.97p 1920x1080/29.97p Disabled
1440x1080 29.97p
1280x1080 29.97p
720x486 59.94i 4:3 720x480/59.94i ’ 720x480/59.94p*1 720x486/59.94i 720x486/59.94i
720x486 59.94i 16:9
720x486 29.97p over 59.94i 4:3
720x486 29.97p over 59.94i 16:9
720x480 59.94i 4:3 (DVD)
720x480 59.94i 16:9 (DVD)
720x480 59.94i 4:3
720x480 59.94i 16:9
720x480 29.97p over 59.94i 4:3
720x480 29.97p over 59.94i 16:9
1920x1080 50i 1920x1080/50i 1920x1080/50i or 720x576/50i*2 720x576/50i*2
1920x1080 25p over 50i
1440x1080 50i
1440x1080 25p over 50i
1280x720 50p 1280x720/50p 1280x720/50p or 720x576/50*2 720x576/50i*2
1280x720 25p over 50p
960x720 50p
960x720 25p over 50p
1920x1080 25p 1920x1080/25p 1920x1080/25p Disabled
1440x1080 25p
720x576 50i 4:3 (D1, DVD) 720x576/50i ’ 720x576/50p*1 720x576/50i 720x576/50i
720x576 50i 16:9 (D1, DVD)
720x576 50i 4:3 (DV)
720x576 50i 16:9 (DV)
720x576 25p over 50i 4:3
720x576 25p over 50i 16:9
1920x1080 23.98p over 59.94i 1920x1080/59.94i 1920x1080/59.94i or 720x486/59.94i*2 720x486/59.94*2
1440x1080 23.98p over 59.94i
1280x1080 23.98p over 59.94i
1280x1080 23.98p over 59.94p 1280x720/59.94p 1280x720/59.94p or 720x486/59.94i*2 720x486/59.94i*2
960x1080 23.98p over 59.94p
1920x1080 23.98p 1920x1080/23.98p 1920x1080/23.98p Disabled
1440x1080 23.98p
1280x1080 23.98p
720x486 23.98p over 59.94i 4:3 720x480/59.94i ’ 720x480/59.94p*1 720x486/59.94i 720x486/59.94i
720x486 23.98p over 59.94i 16:9
720x480 23.98p over 59.94i 4:3
720x480 23.98p over 59.94i 16:9
*1 If the attached HDMI monitor cannot receive an interlaced signal, STORM Mobile automatically converts that interlaced signal to progressive.
*2 Downconverted.
EPR7-STB-SM-YP
STORM Mobile 5-inch bay unit + PCIe card + EDIUS Pro 7
EPR7-STB-SM-BP
STORM Mobile breakout box unit + PCIe card + EDIUS Pro 7
EPR7-STB-SM-BX
STORM Mobile breakout box unit + ExpressCard/34 card + EDIUS Pro 7 + AC adapter
STORM MOBILE P
(Available in EMEA and APAC only)
STORM Mobile PCIe card ONLY
STORM MOBILE X
(Available in EMEA and APAC only)
STORM Mobile ExpressCard/34 card ONLY + AC adapter
Note: EDIUS Pro 7 requires Windows 7/8/8.1 (64-bit) and requires that all previous versions of EDIUS software be uninstalled.
STORM Mobile Bay Unit:
  • Bay unit
  • PCI Express card
  • Connector cable
  • STORM Mobile Setup Guide

STORM Mobile Breakout Box with PCIe Card:
  • External unit
  • PCI Express card
  • Connector cable
  • STORM Mobile Setup Guide

STORM Mobile Breakout Box with ExpressCard/34 Card:
  • External unit
  • ExpressCard/34 card
  • Connector cable
  • STORM Mobile Setup Guide

Note: In configurations where EDIUS Pro 7 is included (see Ordering Information), the software is provided as an EDIUS Pro 7 software installation disc set (DVD-ROM). Windows 7 (64-bit) or Windows 8/8.1 (64-bit) is required.
February 24, 2012
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