ICE

THE MOST ADVANCED REFERENCE PLAYER

FOR DCP, IMF AND MANY OTHER FORMATS

EXTENSIVE SOURCE MEDIA SUPPORT
  • Support for Interop and SMPTE DCP, including stereo3D DCPs up to 4K @60 FPS
  • Support for IMF and other mezzanine formats such as ProRes 444, Avid DNxHD 444, XDCAM, AVC Intra, AS-11 UK DPP
  • Native support of RAW data at the camera resolution (ARRIRAW, DNG, RED R3D, SONY F65, F55 RAW, Phantom flex 4K, Canon C500, etc.)
  • Support for uncompressed formats such as DPX, TIFF, OpenEXR, etc.
ADVANCED VIEWING CAPABILITIES
  • Display on computer screen, reference monitor or DCI projector
  • Automatic resizing of the content according to playout mode
  • Custom 3D LUT support
  • STEREO 3D and HDR support
TOOLS FOR ADVANCED QUALITY CONTROL
  • Histogram, waveform, and vectorscope to analyze color information (color space, video range, tonal distribution, etc)
  • Color space conversion to REC709, REC2020, DCI XYZ, ACES
  • NLE timeline with display of video, audio and subtitle tracks, markers and reels
  • Extensive metadata display for files and packages
  • Validation process with more than 50 tests on the packages (DCP and IMF)
  • Export of validation results (PDF reporting)
  • SDI output capability allows frame rate accuracy and synchronized audio playback

THE MOST ADVANCED PLAYER

FOR COMPLEX DCP AND IMF PACKAGES

DCP QUALITY CONTROL
  • Support 2K and 4K DCI specs, including Stereo3D, up to 4K @ 60 FPS
  • Support for Interop and SMPTE DCP
  • Support of supplementary packages
  • Support of packages with multiple CPLs and PKLs
  • Playback of proxy resolutions
  • Playback of encrypted DCPs
  • Synchronization with KeyMaster to receive the KDMs using TKR protocol
IMF QUALITY CONTROL
  • Support for IMF App #2, App # 2e, App #4
  • IMF validation using Netflix's Photon
  • Real-time playback also with BCP 5 and BCP 7
  • Support of packages with multiple CPLs
  • Merging of version files with the original version for the playback
  • Support of multiple soundfields
SUBTITLES AND CAPTIONS INSPECTOR
  • Display of text and spotting list metadata including fade in/out, support of unicode, list of font and styles
  • Support for embedded fonts
  • Support for Interop, SMPTE Phase 2, SMPTE (MXF) and TTML (captions and subtitles)

MONITOR EVERY DIMENSION OF YOUR CONTENT

EXTENDED AUDIO CAPABILITIES
  • EBU R128 audio loudness monitoring and peak control
  • Switch from one soundfield to another in playback mode
  • Down mixing from 5.1 and 7.1 to stereo
  • IN and OUT VU-meters for monitoring of the down mix

ICE IN THE POSTPRODUCTION WORKFLOW

USE ICE TO VALIDATE ENTERING MEDIA
AND FINAL CONTENT BEFORE DELIVERY
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EASY TO DEPLOY SOFTWARE SOLUTION



ICE has been especially designed to support any type of media, including 4K DCP and UHD IMF packages. This is the perfect tool to validate the majority of post-production, archive and broadcaster's content. An SDI output capability allows frame rate accuracy and synchronized audio playback.

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TURNKEY SYSTEM FOR 4K UNCOMPRESSED AND

IMF AT VERY HIGH BIT RATE

Black ICE server's powerful architecture permits the real-time playback of 4K uncompressed files, making it a must for monitoring during the post-production phase, or to display them during mega shows. It's also the solution of choice to QC IMF files mastered at very high bit rates.