PDA

View Full Version : TriCaster 40 Tech Specs



shepherd
09-30-2014, 12:16 PM
Switcher Channels
14 – 6 external, 4 internal, 4 virtual inputs


Video Input
4 simultaneous live video sources, in any combination of HD Component, SD Component, Y/C or Composite and supported resolutions:

Each input includes integrated frame synchronizer
Independent keying, cropping, Proc Amp and white balance controls per input
BNC connectivity




Network Sources
2 simultaneous live sources via Gigabit connection, selectable from any networked computer or Apple® AirPlay® device:

Independent keying, cropping, Proc Amp and white balance controls per input




Media
3 integrated digital media sources for video and graphics: DDR and GFX x 2:

LiveText character generator for custom titles and graphics
Independent keying, cropping, Proc Amp and white balance controls per source




Virtual Inputs
4 independent, mix/effect-style channels supporting multi-source compositions, virtual sets, double-box effects and more:
3 configurable sources per channel, each with independent positioning, scaling and cropping, including upstream keyer with DVE and transition controls


Downstream Key
2 downstream keyers, each with independent DVE, transition controls, positioning and scaling


Video Layers
Up to 5 layers on-screen simultaneously


Effects and Transitions
Integrated TransWarp effects engine on all effects channels supports standard transitions, customizable animation store transitions with audio, and overlay effects:

Animation Store Creator for custom animations
Supports per-pixel alpha blending between sources and real-time 3D warping of video or graphics




Virtual Sets
24 HD live virtual sets, with multiple camera angles, real-time reflections, specular highlights, animated zoom and presets


Video Output
A/V output signal through up to 5 output connections:

2 x Analog BNC configurable for Component or Y/C + Composite (Program and SD-only AUX)
Network output for live streaming




Recording
Native recording in resolutions up to 1080p:

Record source selectable from among Program, Aux, or any individual camera input
Encoding format selectable from among QuickTime®, MPEG-2 (high or normal profile), AVI (Speed HQ), and H.264 (high or Web-quality)




Recording Capacity
Accommodates ~ 20 hours 1080i or ~ 120 hours 480i via internal drive in QuickTime format:

Capacity expandable using external media drives




Live Streaming
HD live streaming via Adobe® Flash® or Microsoft® Windows Media® Push/Pull


Audio Inputs
1/4” Mono (Mic) RCA x 2 Stereo L/R (Line)


Audio Outputs
RCA x 2 Stereo L/R 1/4” Stereo (phones)


Audio Mixing
Integrated multi-channel audio mixer for internal and external audio sources, effects, output, stream and headphones


Supported Formats
NTSC model: 1080/30p, 1080/24p, 1080/60i, 720/60p, 720/30p, 720/24p, 480i (16:9), 480i (4:3)
Multi-Standard model: NTSC-J; PAL 1080p, 1080i, 720p, 576i (16:9), 576i (4:3) selections



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: AVI, DV, DVCPro, DVD, H.264, MOV, MPEG-2, MJPEG, MP4, WebM and more:

Presets for Non-Linear Editors: Adobe Premiere®, Apple® Final Cut Pro®, and more
Presets for mobile platforms: Android®, iPad®, iPhone®, iPod Touch® and more




Monitoring
DVI and HDMI monitor outputs for user interface and multiview preview, with selectable layouts


Signal Monitoring
Integrated Waveform and Vectorscope, full field rate with color preview and support for ITU-R Rec. 601 and 709


Processing
Video: 4:4:4:4, 32-bit Floating Point
Audio: 2 channels, 96 kHz, 32-bit Floating Point



System Physical
10.4 x 8.5 x 17.5 in (26.4 x 21.6 x 44.5 cm)
19 lbs (8.6 kg)