NewTek TriCaster Mini UHD Tricaster
NewTek TriCaster Mini 4K is an easy to use compact video creation system to let anyone with a story to tell make fun and exciting shows without needing production expertise.
You don’t have to be a video expert to tell your story with television-quality results. With TriCaster Mini 4K, you can be on your way to making a show in resolutions up to UHD within minutes of opening the box. TriCaster Mini 4K delivers you all the benefits of IP based production using NDI® for easy connectivity to media components while leveraging simple one-to-one connections to your HDMI cameras and devices without cable length limitations.
• Complete Production
Produce amazing content with hundreds of advanced production capabilities for video switching, playback, mix effects, graphics, audio mixing, virtual sets, and more.
• Format Flexibility
Deliver an immersive viewing experience for programs, performances, events, and sports intermixing formats up to UHD 60p resolution.
• Native IP Processing
NDI® video, audio and data transmission over IP with near-zero latency. Instant access to and seamless interchange with essentially unlimited IP sources from anywhere across the network.
• Multi-Source Video Mixing
Use any combination of 8 external compatible IP video sources including cameras, mobile devices, Skype video calls, computers, streaming media, audio/video files, graphics, and more.
• Multi-Destination Delivery
Produce digital media content in various aspect ratios, resolutions, and frame rates for any screen or schedule, with 4 IP live outputs, multi-channel recording, multi-platform live streaming, social media publishing, transfer to storage volumes or network locations, and more.
• Recording and Replay
Record 4 channels of full-resolution video to NDI® or QuickTime® files. Archive the master cut, ingest raw camera footage for post-production, cache production extras and presentation materials for on-demand, and capture real-time highlights for instant replay.
• Production Control
Build, save and use macros to combine functions, create simple customized soft panels with LivePanel™ for remote productions, and automate shows including switching and graphics using teleprompter control based on scripts with embedded commands using Live Story Creator.
• Live Sound Experience
A software-based audio mixer, support for digital, analog and network audio, Talk Back communication, and stereo audio mix to the output.
|TC 4K MINI SPECIFICATIONS|
|Network Video Input||8 x IP video inputs via NDI®, resolution-independent, NDI inputs supporting video input in any combination of standard formats, resolutions, and frame rates1 2160p 59.94, 50, 29.97, 25 1080p: 59.94, 50, 29.97, 25, 24, 23.976 1080i: 59.94, 50 720p: 59.94, 50, 29.97, 25 SD: 59.94, 50, 25|
|PTZ||Support for up to 8 simultaneous Pan-Tilt-Zoom (PTZ) robotic cameras via serial and network protocols, including RS232, RS422, and IP, with integrated controls and preset system|
|Skype TX||Native support for up to 2 simultaneous Skype® video call inputs via Skype TX software integration, including tally and Talk Back communication|
|Network Video Output||4 x independent IP video mix outputs via NDI®|
|Stream Output||2 x streaming video output, independently configurable, with simultaneous stream archive|
|Monitor Outputs||4 x mini display port with output adapters 3 x of the outputs support multiviewers using standard display resolutions|
|Mix/Effect Buses (M/E)||4 x M/E buses supporting video re-entry 1 x Mix/Effect channel per bus with support for up to 2 sources 2 x KEY layers per bus|
|DSK Channels||2 x DSK channels|
|Mix/Effect Buses (M/E)||4 x M/E buses supporting video re-entry 1 x Mix/Effect channel per bus with support for up to 4 sources 4 x KEY layers per bus 9 x memory slots per bus 1 x PREVIZ configuration and preview bus|
|DSK Channels||4 x DSK channels|
|Media||4 x media players 2 x DDR 1 x GFX 1 x Sound 15 x media buffers 5 x animation buffers 10 x graphic buffers|
|Keyers||Integrated LiveMatte™ chroma and luma keying technology on all source channels and M/E buses 8 x input keyers 2 x media player keyers 4 x M/E keyers 15 x buffer keyers|
|COMPs||Integrated video composition engine on the switcher and each M/E bus to create, store, and apply layer configurations and DVE-style motion sequences 16 x configurable COMP presets per bus|
|Virtual Sets||Integrated LiveSet™ technology with 30+ live virtual sets and box effects included|
|DataLink||Integrated DataLink™ technology enabling real-time, automated data input from internal and external sources, including webpages, spreadsheets, scoreboards, databases, RSS feeds, watch files, XML, CSV, ASCII and more|
|Macros||Record, store, edit and automate commands and user-configured operation sequences Attach to control panel buttons, keyboard shortcuts, hotspots, MIDI and X-keys® buttons or GPI triggers Attach to internal events and state changes, including audio, media playback, tally and specific switcher actions Supports control via web-based interface|
|Recording||4 x recording channels from either NDI® inputs or Mix outputs (10 x with Premium Access) Records and retains alpha channel data 4 x QuickTime® archival video recorders (Native NDI Codec for recording)2 2QuickTime Player not required for playback in common NLE applications|
|Storage||Capacity varies by format, resolution and file specification Supports recording to external storage via USB 3.0|
|Grab||Grab full-resolution, deinterlaced still images from external video sources and outputs|
|Export||Export video and image files to social media, FTP, local or external volumes, and network servers, with optional transcoding|
|Audio Mixer||Integrated multi-channel audio mixer with support for stereo audio, and DSP’s|
|Local Audio Input||1 x 1/4” (6.35 mm) balanced mic 2 x 1/4” (6.35 mm) balanced line Support for USB audio device input via compatible WDM audio drivers|
|Local Audio Output||2 x 1/4” (6.35 mm) balanced line 1 x 1/4” (6.35 mm) stereo headphones jack|
|Network Audio||Native support for network audio input and output via NDI® Embedded audio supported for all NDI® input and output video signals Integrated support3 for Dante™ networking protocol from Audinate® 3Requires Dante Virtual Soundcard license from Audinate (sold separately) 5Requires third-party virtual sound card license (sold separately)|
|Supported Media File Formats||Import, store, and play back multimedia files, with optional transcoding, including: Video: AVI, DV, DVCPro, DVCProHD, FLV, F4V, H.263, H.264, MOV, MKV, MJPEG, MPEG, MP4, WMV, WebM, and more Image: PSD, PNG, TGA, BMP, JPEG, JPEG-XR, JPEG2000, EXR, RAW, TIF, WebP, and more Audio: AIFF, MP3, WAV, and more|
|Signal Monitoring||Integrated waveform and vectorscope, full field rate with digital calibration, color preview and support for ITU-R Rec. 709|
|Processing||Video: Floating Point YCbCr +A 4:4:4:4 Audio: Floating Point, 96 kHz|
|Throughput Latency||~1.0-1.5 frames|
|Tally||Support for network tally via NDI®|
|Genlock||Genlock input supporting SD (Bi-level) or HD (Tri-level) reference signals|
|GPI||Supports GPI signals via JLCooper Electronics eBox GPI interface|
|MIDI||Support for standard MIDI protocol enabling third-party device control|
|System Drive||120GB SSD|
|NIC||2 x 1 Gigabit NIC|
|System Physical||System chassis, including adjustable cable retention bracket 4.6 x 9.2 x 7.9 in (11.7 x 23.4 x 20.1 cm) 9 lbs (4.1 kg)|
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