AJA Video Systems announced on Monday that its
Io FireWire Interface
for editing digital video on a Power Mac G4 or G5 has been qualified for Apple for use with Final Cut Pro. Io uses a single FireWire 400 input to bring 10-bit uncompressed video and 24-bit multi-channel analog or digital audio to your Power Mac from a variety of digital video peripherals. Io also features a stand-alone control panel application that allows you to use the device as a frame synchronizer and comes with brackets for mounting it in an equipment rack. The Io is available in several different configurations with prices ranging from $1,190 to $2,290 depending on features.