- Live Desktop
Provides complete control over live production, streaming, recording, and media publishing operations.
- Live Desktop Monitors
Observe your choice of live video sources in real time with customizable monitors and selectable layouts.
- Live Cameras
Connect up to 4 HDMI cameras or video sources, with automatic detection of resolution and frame rate for simple setup.
- Preview Monitor
Set up and preview your next shot or video composition.
- Program Monitor
Monitor the output of your live video program as it is being broadcast, recorded or streamed live.
- Stream Button
Launch live streaming video to the Web in resolutions up to 720p, with presets for many popular streaming providers and profiles.
- Record Button
Record your live program from beginning to end, or capture the footage from every camera simultaneously.
- Live Production Switcher
Switch between multiple cameras, video feeds, network sources, stored media, and graphics, with transitions and effects, to produce live video programs in resolutions up to 1080p.
Use animated effects to switch between sources and apply overlays, with button or T-Bar control.
- DSK Overlays
Layer titles, graphics, video or other visuals over your live video program.
Display images, apply titles or present graphics. Choose from ready-made title templates or load your own designs.
Load and playback video clips, packages and motion graphics in virtually any file format.
16 - 6 external, 6 internal, 4 M/E buses
4 simultaneous live video sources over HDMI, with per-input auto-detection of format, resolution, and frame rate
2 live inputs via Gigabit connection, selectable from any available network sources with support for video, audio and alpha channel
|Robotic Camera Support||
Access up to 4 live Pan-Tilt-Zoom (PTZ) robotic cameras via standard serial and network protocols, with native preset system and user interface control over camera orientation, zoom, focus and iris
5 integrated digital media sources for video, graphics and sounds (2 DDRs, 2 GFX and Sound) + 15 buffers
15 still & title buffers, with multiviewer, title editing and presets
|Mix/Effect Buses (M/E)||
4 freely configurable M/E channels for video mixing, compositing, effects and virtual sets, each supporting independent Key layer, TransWarp effects, and Adobe® Photoshop® blending mode effects
Record configurations and operation sequences, then attach to keyboard shortcuts, control surface actions, MIDI controllers, or on-screen hotspots for recall and automation
2 primary DSK channels, plus 1 additional Key layer per M/E bus, each with independent transition controls, 3D DVE, scaling, cropping and integrated TransWarp effects
|Effects and Transitions||
Integrated TransWarp effects engine on all effects channels supports standard transitions, customizable animation store transitions with audio, and overlay effects
30+ HD live virtual sets, with presets, multiple camera angles, real-time reflections, and specular highlights
|Holographic Live Virtual Sets||
Support for custom virtual environments generated from panoramic smartphone, camera or DSLR images
Up to 8 freely configurable, interactive hotspots per input for macro control
Configurable for up to 6 output connections (plus Case Display**), with support for key output and per-connection signal settings
Multi-track, multi-format recording of up to 4 simultaneous channels via IsoCorder™ technology
Standalone recording of up to 4 simultaneous channels to internal storage (see Recording Capacity for more details)
TriCaster Mini HD-4:
Standalone recording of up to 2 simultaneous channels to internal storage (see Recording Capacity for more details)
Simultaneous recording of up to 4 channels (2 channels per drive) to included storage or other supported storage configurations
2 x 750GB internal drives
1 x 750GB internal drive only
Grab full resolution, de-fielded still images from Program output, and freely choose to add grabs to Publish queue, Media Player presets and Buffer destinations
Supports direct content upload to YouTube™, Facebook, Twitter™, FTP, local or external volumes, and network servers
HD live streaming with simultaneous archive
4 HDMI Embedded
2 HDMI Embedded
Integrated multi-channel audio mixer for internal and external audio sources, outputs, record, stream and headphones, with support for Master and Aux output mixes
|Supported Session Formats||
|Playback Media Formats||
AVI, DV, DVCPro, DVCProHD, FLV, F4V, H.263, H.264, MOV, MKV, MJPEG, MPEG (1, 2, all profiles, program or transport streams), MP4, WMV, WebM, PSD, PNG, TGA, BMP, JPEG, EXR, RAW, TIF, AIFF, MP3, WAV, and more, with Import Media application for batch import with optional transcoding of files (including Apple ProRes)
|Export Media Formats||
Export media application for batch copying with optional transcoding of files to compatible formats for different applications and devices: Apple ProRes, AVI, DV, DVCPro, DVD, H.264, MOV, MPEG-2, MJPEG, MP4, WebM and more
NewTek SpeedHQ codecs for Mac and PC included for extended file compatibility
DVI and HDMI monitor outputs for user interface and multiview preview displays
Integrated Waveform and Vectorscope, full field rate with digital calibration, color preview and support for ITU-R Rec. 601 and 709
Setup and store session settings in reusable template sessions
Ultra-low, between 1 and 2 frames
Video: 4:4:4:4, 32-bit Floating Point
Support for standard MIDI protocol enabling third-party MIDI device control of TriCaster operations via macros
TriCaster Mini HD-4i:
Supports wireless connection to local network for streaming, publishing and networking with external devices
Support for keyboard and mouse using wireless Bluetooth technology
Subject to change without notice.
*Recording and recording capacity specifications vary between models.
**Case display not available on all models.