The Livestream HD500 All-in-One Live Production Switcher features 5 HD/SD SDI inputs and 5 live video outputs (HD/SD SDI, HDMI, Component, S-Video, Composite) in the most compact production suite available today. Built to television broadcast standards, Livestream gives you real-time multiview, cut and fade, graphics overlay, video clip playback and recording (DDR) plus a full audio mixer with cross fade support.
Livestream HD500 performs as a standalone broadcast-quality live video switcher when using one of its five live video outputs. The unit is ideal for a variety of applications, including in-venue broadcasting, live to tape production, network and local television programming with or without streaming live to the web. The product is compliant with key SMPTE standards and boasts a 4:2:2 video signal from input to output. It is made to the same exacting standards required by broadcast television. For producers who want to stream live video to the web and mobile devices, the built-in Livestream encoder is just a click away.
Livestream HD500 goes wherever work takes you - it fits into a case the size of a carry-on bag. From a built-in screen to built-in Blackmagic Decklink Quad and Studio cards, you get the features you need in one powerful, truly portable device. Simply open up Livestream HD500, plug in your cameras and you're ready to go.
LIVESTREAM HD500 AIO LIVE PRDCTN SWTCHR Specifications
Live Video Input
5 simultaneous HD/SD SDI live video sources when configured for streaming or recording (no live video output) Or 4 simultaneous HD/SD SDI live video sources when live video out is enabled
4 integrated digital media sources for video & graphics playback. 2 DDRs (video clip playback) 2 GFX (graphics)
Live Video Output
5 live outputs: 1 x HD/SD SDI (Program) 1x HDMI (Program) 1 x Composite (Program) 1 x Component (Program) 1 x S-Video (Program)
On-screen full field rate multiview of all live inputs, Preview, Program Out, 2 GFX and 2 DDR Audio PPM overlay with peak hold feature on all inputs and outputs Resizable layout allowing hiding of all controls to maximize multiview scree
1 x Mixer & Effects Bank (M/E) with no upstream keyer Transitions: Fade (Auto transition with adjustable duration in frames, manual via on-screen T-BAR or keyboard shortcuts) Cut SMPTE Wipes
Graphics Downstream Key
2 x Graphics DSK (downstream key) channels. One channel for GFX1 and one channel for GFX2 Independent or locked transition controls (fade/cut), positioning, scaling, cropping Preview on multiview
Graphics & Titling (GFX 1 & 2)
Load JPG or PNG files (full transparency support with PNG files) Add text (set position/font/size/color) over any loaded image file within the GFX1 or GFX2
Video Clip Playback (DDR 1 & 2)
2 x DDR sources with: Eject/Load clip Play Pause/stop Audio/Video Scrubber Timecode indicator Seek to timecode Mark In/Mark Out (set and type in option) Loop Auto-play on tra
AVI MJPEG with uncompressed audio Configurable bit rate Interlacing and timecode support
10 hours at 1080i (Using 500Gb built in Hard Drive with recorder set to record at 100Mbps MJPEG AVI)
HD live streaming via Gigabit/100/10 built-in Ethernet: Presets in up to HD 720p Multiple Adaptive Bit-Rates including mobile quality for playback over 3G on mobile devices (iPhone/Android) Simultaneous MP4/AAC file archive of a
Up to 5 stereo inputs from SDI Embedded inputs with user selectable left/right channel from any of the 8 SDI embedded audio channels 4 Channels of professional balanced analog audio via 1/4" jack connectors
Stereo out from mixer embedded in the SDI output 1 Stereo 1/8" for live headphone monitoring (Ability to select master output mix or individual inputs)
Integrated multi-channel audio mixer for internal and external audio sources, outputs, stream and headphones Incorporated video switcher follow feature with audio crossfade support when fading two video source