Atomos had already announced upcoming support for the NDI|HX video-over-IP protocol when it announced the ZATO Connect. This will now be extended to the entire Connect product range, including the Atomos Connect Adapter for Ninja V and Ninja V+ as well as the new Shogun Connect monitor recorder. They will all be instantly recognizable as a source for other NDI-enabled applications and devices connected to a standard LAN.
Atomos Connect Series
However, NDI support must be enabled at a cost of . Initially, an update with NDI support for encoding only is scheduled to be released (in the third quarter), followed by an update for decoding in the fourth quarter of 2022. This update will allow Atomos Connect users to share images and content between multiple devices locally and select a specific device (or devices) to record the incoming signal.
NDI technology is designed to easily set up communication between devices over the network, enable more refined encoding, and deliver frame-accurate video. The HX standard supports both low-bandwidth and low-latency options.