12G Hero

Elegant Design

Get attractive audio monitoring that's designed for video

Blackmagic Audio Monitor 12G features an incredibly compact design for outstanding quality audio monitoring. The beautifully machined front panel includes large LED VU meters that are fantastic to look at and provide precision audio metering at a glance. A built in high resolution LCD screen lets you monitor your video source to give the confidence that audio matches your incoming video feed. With advanced 12G‑SDI technology you can use the Blackmagic Audio Monitor 12G as part of an Ultra HD workflow, as well as being able to monitor from AES/EBU and analog audio sources all in a single box!

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Clear Audio
2.3"Sub Woofer

Loud Clear Audio

Four subwoofers for incredible power!

3"Sub Woofer

The Blackmagic Audio Monitor 12G has 4 sub woofers combine to provide crystal clear audio that is rich in low frequency and provides sharpness in mid and high ranges. The subwoofer enclosures are made from an ABS polycarbonate blend, which is extremely impact resistant and has superior damping compared to traditional speaker materials. This advanced design helps to eliminate audio distortion, maintaining the high fidelity of your original signal.

Level Meters

Large Level Meters

Accurate metering of your audio

An integral part of the Blackmagic Audio Monitor 12G’s design is its 2 channel audio meters for either VU, PPM or Loudness scales with a choice of EBU or BBC meters. These large bright meters are each divided into 27 segments, which are beautifully backlit by bright LEDs. This design gives you precise audio level monitoring across a wide range with an attractive display that can be easily seen from a distance or close up!

Machined Metal Design

Innovative and attractive design is super strong

Blackmagic Audio Monitor 12G has a machined aluminum front panel that’s both elegant and incredibly strong. The 2 full range stereo speakers and dual subwoofers are secured on each side of the panel behind super tough metal speaker grills. These precision drilled front grills provide extra speaker protection and reduce vibrations!

The entire front of the Blackmagic Audio Monitor 12G is machined from solid aluminum

Easy Control

Controls are easy to use and backlit for visibility

Switching between input sources and audio channels is easy using illuminated push button controls. You can isolate left and right channels and move sequentially up or down between pairs of audio channels in your SDI video signal. You get precise volume adjustment with the contact‑less control wheel and you can mute the output of the unit with a single button. The built in LCD shows your video picture and includes source information, video format and the audio channels being monitored.

Control Buttons Buttons are included for changing audio channels, solo and input selection
Control Knob Bright LCD includes video input view, format and volume level

Audio Monitoring in any location!

Slimline 1RU fits neatly into any flyaway kit

At only 9.5 inches deep, Blackmagic Audio Monitor 12G’s slim single rack unit design fits easily into any equipment rack. This incredibly portable design is perfect for broadcast trucks, flyaway kits and virtually any location where you need audio level monitoring. The ability to monitor SDI audio as well as external AES/EBU and analog audio sources gives you complete flexibility to route any audio input through the unit. You can also connect headphones when you need to monitor in environments with high ambient noise.


Internal Power

Built in power supply for easy connection

Blackmagic Audio Monitor 12G has a built in power supply for 110‑240V mains power. To power the unit all you need is a standard IEC cable, which removes the need for separate power ‘bricks’ and additional messy cabling. The wide input voltage means you can use the Blackmagic Audio Monitor 12G in any international location!

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