The NewTek TriCaster Mini Advanced HD-4 Educational Version with Educational Curriculum is offered for qualified schools and academic institutions. With TriCaster, you're free to share school news, sports events and other activities-quickly and easily. It's extremely easy to learn and operate. One person or a small team. Broadcast or webcast the action. Stream live to the Web. Deliver to projector. Record for future viewing. Do it all. All at once. TriCaster gives you the freedom and the power to deliver your school's activities to family, friends and fans. Higher learning – it's more affordable than you think. This unit represents the most complete, reliable and efficient integrated system available for live production and web streaming. Its capabilities are suited to broadcast center, mobile and remote production alike, and it can be operated by just one person. No matter what your live broadcast ambitions are, TriCaster Mini stands ready to help you fulfill them. With TriCaster Mini you can produce and distribute live video programs from diverse sources and digital media in both standard and high definition. Use multiple cameras, network video sources, recorded digital video, multimedia presentations from networked laptops, live web pages, digital photos and graphics, control robotic cameras, and much more. Your presentations can simultaneously be displayed by video projectors, television monitors, broadcast by traditional means, and streamed in high quality on the Internet. TriCaster Mini even includes NewTek’s latest edition of the famous LiveSet™ virtual set system to provide you with network quality ‘bigger than life’ production capabilities.
TriCaster Mini Advanced now ships with TriCaster Advanced Edition software included and installed, improving upon the feature set of the original TriCaster Mini system platform and increasing the value by integrating more than 100 additional video capabilities at no additional cost, while eliminating the need to purchase and install the TriCaster Advanced Edition software add-on separately. TriCaster Mini Advanced line is now fully capable of an end-to-end advanced IP workflow, via native integration of NDI®, NewTek’s innovative Network Device Interface technology, along with increasing the I/O capacity to a total of 8 external inputs and 4 video mix outputs – all of which support NDI®.
TriCaster Mini Advanced HD-4 HDMI includes one 750GB internal hard disk drives (HDD) for accommodating approximately 15 hours of HD video (varies depending on format and resolution) and allowing for ISO recording (4 channels) with an external USB 3.0 storage. The TriCaster Mini supports HD live streaming with presets up to 720p available for RTMP and browser-based streaming applications. Additionally, you can save a web-ready streaming file for later upload to popular social media or video-on-demand sites.
Manage and monitor sound with multi-channel audio mixing, including configurable settings for all internal and external audio input sources, and 4 stereo output mixes.
Plug-and-play input of up to four SDI cameras or four HDMI cameras to produce live video with professional-quality results.
Playback and Graphics
Incorporate short-form and long-form video clips, images, graphics, animations and audio tracks into productions with multiple channels of integrated media playback.
Capture clips for live playback or publishing, and record entire productions for post, archive and on-demand purposes with integrated IsoCorder™ technology.
Video Over IP
Send and receive video over IP to and from compatible technologies with native integration of NDI™ on all eight external inputs and four mix outputs.
Record, store, edit and automate commands and operation sequences.
Use point-and-click software interactions, add an optional hardware control surface, or break out control to any number or combination of compatible devices.
Deliver to multiple destinations simultaneously—over the air, across the network, to local displays and projectors, and to live streaming and social media sites.
Customize the operator environment to preference, freely scaling from a single user interface, to a dual-display workspace, to a quad-monitor control center.
Mix and manage productions of any scale, in resolutions up to 1080p, integrating multiple cameras, IP video sources, stored media, graphics, transitions and effects.
Use real-time data from internal and external sources in your production, including websites, social media, spreadsheets, and metadata.
Configure 4 M/E buses, each supporting 2 sources and 2 independent overlays, for sub-mixing, multi-layer compositing, and live virtual sets.
Design and present custom, full-color animated transitions and effects, complete with transparency, embedded audio, and real-time 3D video warping, with the most powerful integrated effects engine available in any turnkey video production system.
Customize production elements with configurable color correction tools, 3D object positioning, cropping, and keying, and comprehensive video layer management.
Transform any location into an elaborate virtual environment with integrated LiveSet™ technology, compositing live video sources into beautifully-rendered scenes that can include multiple angles, virtual camera movements, real-time reflections, specular highlights, and augmented reality elements.
Specifications subject to change without notice.
HDMI and SDI models available. Hardware configuration and specifications vary by model, including video and audio input and output connections, recording and storage capacity, supported SD session formats, and availability of case display.