Teradek ACE 500 HDMI Wireless TX


Product Features:

1080p60 wireless video, less than 1ms of delay.
Up to 150M (500 ft.) wireless range.
HDMI input/output.
Supports up to 4 Ace/Bolt receivers.
1x 1/4-20" mounting points.
Compatible with SmallHD Focus Bolt's
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In Stock

Teradek ACE 500 HDMI Wireless TX


Teradek has introduced the Ace 500, an affordable zero-delay wireless video system for budget-conscious videographers. Built with the same reliable wireless technology found in the industry-standard Bolt product line, the Ace 500 offers an ultralight, streamlined experience at a more accessible price point.

Ace 500 transmits uncompressed 1080p60 video up to 500ft (150m). line-of-sight at less than 1ms delay. What makes Ace 500 more versatile than its competitors is its compatibility with Teradek’s Bolt ecosystem, allowing you to transmit and receive video from any Bolt 500 or SmallHD FOCUS 500 transmitter/receiver.

Ace 500’s transmitter and receiver are compact and super lightweight, and feature rugged aluminium and ABS plastic enclosures. The transmitter has an HDMI input, while the receiver offers an HDMI output. 


  • Built for Content Creation: Connect the Ace 500 to any HDMI camera including DSLRs, camcorders, and even action cams like Go Pro.
  • Ultralight Maximum Mobility: What makes Ace unique is its compact and lightweight form factor. The transmitter weighs just 126g while the receiver weighs 146g, making them perfect for gimbals and camera rigs of any size.
  • Monitoring for Everyone on Set: Send video from one transmitter to up to four receivers simultaneously and let your crew monitor every shot as it happens.
  • Easy to Power: Keep your Ace powered with optional battery plates* attached directly to your transmitter and receiver. *Available in Sony L-Series, BP-U, BP-9 and Canon LP-E6.
  • Mounting Options: Ace comes with a single ¼-20” mounting point for mounting camera arms or hot shoes, and two 4-40” points for optional mounting brackets.

See the Shot With SmallHD
Pair the Ace with FOCUS monitors for an all-in-one handheld wireless monitoring solution. Ace transmitters can be paired with FOCUS RX, while Ace receivers can be paired with a FOCUS TX.

Specs - Ace 500 TX

Video Inputs

  • 1 x HDMI (Type A receptacle)

Video Outputs

  • none

Color Sampling

  • HDMI: RGB 4:4:4, 8-bit

Delay Tx To Rx

  • <0.001sec (without format conversion)

Supported Resolutions

  • 1080p 23.98/24/25/29.97/30/50/59.94/60
  • 1080psf23.98/24/25/29.97/30
  • 1080i50/59.94/60
  • 720p50/59.94/60
  • 480p59.94/576p50 (via HDMI ports only)
  • 480i(NTSC)/576i(PAL)

Video Compression

  • Visually Lossless

Audio Compression

  • 48kHz 24-bit PCM

Audio Input

  • Embedded Audio Input

Physical Dimensions

  • 6.7 x 11.9 x 1.5 cm


  • 126g


  • Aluminum and ABS plastic


  • 1/4"-20 mounting threads
  • 2x 4-40 mounting holes


  • Reset/Pairing Button

Desktop App

  • Feature-rich Bolt Manager application for OSX & Windows

Usb Interface Functionality

  • Upgrade via Mini-USB


  • Internal Antennas


  • Non-DFS Frequencies:
  • US: 5.19 ~ 5.23 GHz and 5.755 ~ 5.795 GHz
  • EU & JP: 5.19 ~ 5.23 GHz
  • DFS Frequencies:
  • US: 5.27 ~ 5.55 GHz and 5.67 GHz
  • EU & JP: 5.27 ~ 5.67 GHz

Rf Channel Selection

  • Auto only (NOT configurable)


  • AES-128

Rf Power

  • up to 17 dBm


  • Up to 150m (500 ft) line of sight

Unicast Multicast

  • Unicast / Multicast

Noise Rejection

  • Coexists with WiFi and 5GHz cordless phones

Power Input

  • Barrel Connector 7-17 VDC

Power Output

  • None

Nominal Power Consumption

  • 4.8 Watts (Measured at 1080p60)

Operating Temperature

  • 0 ~ 40 deg-C