Green Hippo Amba Hippotizer Media Server

Daily: £175

Weekly: £525

Compact and Powerful. The Hippotizer Amba from Green Hippo is a small box that packs a big punch. Available with optional an internal capture card and a removable drive; the Hippotizer Amba outperforms many larger systems. It's single unlimited resolution output means that the Hippotizer Amba can be used with splitters to create multiple outputs, or on greater than HD projects. Perfect for driving large LED walls, multiple projector setups or even more simple single-screen projects. If you need rock solid reliability from your media playback, the Hippotizer Amba is the perfect choice.

Technical Specification


Mass: Approx. 8kg

Dimensions (W x H x D): 480 × 45 × 500 mm

Size RU: 1U

Power Requirements: 100-250V 50/60Hz

Power Consumption: 350VA

Power Input: IEC

Media Processing

Max Mixes: 4

Layers per Mix: 16

4K Playback*: up to 2

HD Playback*: up to 8

System Connectivity

Production Video Outputs: 1**

Production Video Connector: 1xDP1.2

Video Splitter Support: Yes, on DP

Additional Control Outputs (ZK): 1 x DP1.2

Genlock: No

Hardware Specifications

Video Capture: Optional up to 1 Card

Media Storage: 500GB Solid State

HippoNet Network: 1Gb CAT5

Data Network: 1Gb CAT5

Audio Input Connectors: 3.5mm Stereo

Audio Output Connectors: 3.5mm Stereo

MultiChannel Audio support: Via USB

Hardware EDID Management: -

Software EDID Management: -

Optional Redundant PSU: Yes

SMPTE Timecode in: Optional

* For reference only. Tested with 30FPS FlexRes Performance Codec. Numbers of Layers, Mixes, Viewports, and other processing (such as SHAPE) may result in less

** Number of Outputs to use at once software limited

*** Maximum resolutions at 60Hz. Higher resolutions may be possible at lower frame rates

What's Included?

  • Green Hippo Amba
  • 1 x Monitor
  • 1 x DisplayPort to DVI-D Active Adapter
  • 1 x Keyboard and Mouse Set
  • 2 x 13A Power Leads