The NewTek TriCaster TC1 Base Bundle with Small Control Panel includes the TriCaster TC1 2RU Live Production System, TC1 Small Control Panel, and a USB keyboard & mouse. Powered with 16-input switching, live streaming, and multi-channel recording in HD, 3G, and 4K UHD at 60p. Equipped with hundreds of advanced production values, including four M/E buses, integrated Skype video calling, two video servers for clips playback, multi-channel ISO recording to full-resolution QuickTime® and H.264 files for VOD, post-production, and archive. Simultaneously send Dual-channel live streaming to Facebook Live, Microsoft® Azure®, Periscope, Twitch, and YouTube™ Live. Real-time social media sharing to Facebook, Imgur, LinkedIn, Twitter, Vimeo, and YouTube. This new TriCaster TC1 provides powerful production automation with custom macro commands, sophisticated full-motion compositing, and flexible control options.
Current owners can receive credits up to $7,000 (varies by model) for your prior TriCaster system when trading up to the new TriCaster TC1. For more details, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-800-886-2752.
TriCaster TC1 presents your audience with an immersive viewing experience defined by amazing clarity and incredible detail. Produce programs, performances, events and live sports in true 4K UHD (Ultra High Definition) resolution with support for native 2160p video at 60 frames per second. Unlike other products that promise 4K UHD, only TriCaster TC1 allows you to switch, stream and record 4K UHD video without compromising the frame rate or the number of available inputs. The Built-In Video Servers included in the TC1 allows you add files for on demand and automated playback, including auto-advancing playlists, oncue instant replay, live-edited highlight reels, and much more. With responsive player controls, presets, real-time editing tools, selectable transitions, and playlist effects, you have everything needed to make magic from your stored media.
Skype TX is also integrated in the TriCaster TC1. You can now easily conduct a live Skype video call with any remote guest, anywhere in the world, without the need of additional equipment. The studio-grade version of the popular app, Skype TX enhances the real-time interaction with broadcast-quality video and balanced audio, allowing you to present production-ready conversations, interviews, reports, and more-regardless of the caller’s device.
The NewTek TriCaster TC1 Base bundle is the essential solution for modern video production. With industry-leading, software-driven live production technology; a 16-input, multi-source video workflow with out-of-the-box support for four SDI hardware inputs; and an included 1.5-stripe control panel with 14 source buttons, the NewTek TriCaster TC1 Base bundle provides everything you need to create more incredible content, make it available in more places, and reach viewers-whenever and wherever they watch..
Produce amazing content with hundreds of advanced production capabilities for video switching, playback, mix effects, graphics, audio mixing, virtual sets, and more.
4K UHD 60p Capable
Deliver an immersive viewing experience for programs, performances, events, and sports with native support for true 4K Ultra HD resolution at 60 frames per second.
Native IP Processing
Present your video as it was meant to be seen with NewTek’s software-driven processing maintaining native resolution of every signal from input to output.
Multi-Source Video Mixing
Create compelling content using any combination of compatible SDI and IP video sources, including local and remote cameras, mobile devices, Skype video calls, computers, streaming media, video files, graphics, and more.
Produce content for any screen or schedule, with SDI and IP live output, multi-channel recording, multi-platform live streaming, social media publishing, and more.
In the Box
TriCaster TC1 2RU System
TriCaster TC1 2RU Live Production System
16 x simultaneous external video inputs, supporting any combination of compatible sources in resolutions up to 4K UHD at frame rates up to 60fps (2160p 59.94)
Network Video Input
16 x IP video inputs via NDI™, resolution-independent, with support for key and fill
SDI Video Input
4 x 3G/HD/SD-SDI connections supporting video input in any combination of standard formats, resolutions, and frame rates
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
TX Native support for up to 2 simultaneous Skype® video call inputs via Skype TX software integration, including tally and Talk Back communication
Native support for input of compatible iOS mobile devices via Apple AirPlay
Configurable for up to 4 independent video mix outputs, with simultaneous delivery via IP and SDI
Network Video Output
IP video output via NDI, optionally configurable for:
4 x 3G/HD/SD-SDI connections, optionally configurable for:
2 x resolution-independent streaming video outputs, independently configurable, with simultaneous stream archive
3 x multiviewer outputs supporting standard display resolutions
Mix/Effect Buses (M/E)
4 x M/E buses supporting video re-entry
4 x DSK channels
5 x media players
15 x media buffers
Integrated LiveMatte™ chroma and luma keying technology on all source channels and M/E buses
Integrated video composition engine on the switcher and each M/E bus to create, store, and apply layer configurations and DVE-style motion sequences
Integrated LiveSet™ technology with 30+ live virtual sets and box effects included
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
Record, store, edit and automate commands and user-configured operation sequences
6 x configurable video recording channels via IsoCorder™ technology
2 x 3TB internal drive
Capacity varies by format, resolution and file specification
Supports recording to external storage via USB 3.0 and eSATA
Supports shared storage integration and third-party partner solutions
Grab full-resolution, deinterlaced still images from external video sources and outputs
Export video and image files to social media, FTP, local or external volumes, and network servers, with optional transcoding
Integrated multi-channel audio mixer with support for quad-channel audio, DSPs and 4x4x4 audio input routing
Local Audio Input
Local Audio Output
(4) Requires Dante Virtual Soundcard license from Audinate (sold separately)
(5) Requires third-party virtual sound card license (sold separately)
Supported Media File Formats
Import, store, and play back multimedia files, with optional transcoding, including:
Support for up to 3 multiviewer displays with configurable workspaces and viewports
Integrated waveform and vectorscope, full field rate with digital calibration, color preview and support for ITU-R Rec. 709
Video: Floating Point YCbCr +A 4:4:4:4
Audio: Floating Point, 96 kHz
Genlock input supporting SD (Bi-level) or HD (Tri-level) reference signals
Supports GPI signals via JLCooper Electronics eBox GPI interface
Support for standard MIDI protocol enabling third-party device control
2 x 1 Gigabit NIC
TriCaster TC1 2RU
2RU chassis with 400W PSU and multi-tiered hardware and software fail-safe
TriCaster TC1 Small Control Panel
1.5 x panel stripes
14 x switcher source buttons
11 x M/E source buttons
1 x multi-mode joystick (3-axis)
1 x multi-mode T-Bar
TriCaster TC1SP chassis
23.5 x 2.5 x 11.6 (59.7 x 6.4 x 29.5 cm)