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Cubix 8 Channel GPU-Xpander Desktop Series II, Supports Up to 12 HD-SDI Channels


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Cubix XPDT-X8-24: Picture 1 regular

About Cubix XPDT-X8-24

The Cubix 8 Channel GPU-Xpander Desktop Series II supports up to 4 single slot PCIe cards and connects to a computer using 8 cables and a Cubix-supplied host interface card. It supports 2 NVIDIA dual slot cards or other 3rd party I/O cards such as Blackmagic Design DeckLink HD Extreme 3D, RED Rocket, Fusion-IO (SSDs) and many others. With the NVIDIA and Autodesk features, you have the ability to simultaneously process both graphics intensive and computing intensive tasks. You can also run multiple Quadro and Tesla GPUs in one machine.

Cubix XPDT-X8-24 Features

  • Host interface card
  • Required for connectivity to host PC or Mac Pro computer(s)
  • Number of host interface cards matches number of backplanes or "MIBs"
  • All versions feature power supplies with auto ranging voltage compatibility, large exhaust fans
  • 1 PCIe x16 slot gives you 4 additional slots
  • Externally powered
  • Quiet, temperature-controlled, variable speed exhaust fan
  • Supports up to 12 HD-SDI channels per workstation (nVIDIA Quadro DVP)
  • Supports PCIe Gen2's full 80 Gbps bandwidth, both at host and at MIB
  • Base unit of the Cubix GPU-Xpander product line
  • Supports up to 2 double wide nVIDIA graphics cards or supports up to 4 single width, full length industry standard PCIe I/O cards
  • Next-gen replacement for GPU-Xpander Desktop 2

Cubix XPDT-X8-24 Specifications

Supported Graphics Cards
4 single slots or 2 dual slots
Host Interface
4 PCIe expansion slots / host interface card
Supported Workstations
1 Workstations supported / unit (maximum)
8 PCIe Gen2 channels / HIC
Expansion Slots
2 dual slots or 4 single slots PCI Express x16 (x8 or x16 electrical)
Graphics or IO controllers
nVIDIA Quadro SDI capture, output
nVIDIA Quadro FX 3800 / 4800 / 5800 / 4800 for Mac
Quadro 4000 / 5000 / 6000, Quadro 4000 for Mac
Tesla C2050, C2070, C2075
RED Rocket
USB 2.0 / 3.0 multi ports
10 GB Ethernet (10 GigE) network interface
Host Adapter
PCIe x8 connector/HBA with opt PCIe x16 connector/HBA
Front Panel
4 LEDs for system reset, link ok (cable present), power supply good and power supply on
Rear Panel
Power input
Single phase, 50/60 Hz, auto ranging, 100-240 VAC, 5.5-3.0 A, 750 W
Dimensions (H x W x D)
11 x 6.125 x 15" (27.94 x 15.56 x 38.10 cm)
17.6 lbs (7.98 kg)
Mfr #
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