The Teradek Bolt 4K is 'the next best thing to plug-and-play'. There always the argument about how visible 4K really is, at least in anything less than ideal viewing conditions on big displays, but it hard to argue that the makeup and art departments should not be able to look at a full-res picture if they want to. The receiver has the antennae on what might seem to be the side; this seems intended to match the design of things like the Small HD monitors, which put the battery plate on horizontally rather than vertically.
Onboard controls are straightforwardThe new version has been updated with 12Gb SDI and HDM1 2. 0 input and output options, allowing it to handle 60-frame 4K, and that does mean full 10-bit, DCI-resolution 4K with HDR support on the HDMI. This review is based on….