NewTek TriCaster Mini SDI Bundle with Integrated Display, Control Surface, and Travel Case

NewTek TriCaster Mini SDI Bundle with Integrated Display, Control Surface, and Travel Case

NewTek TriCaster 460 4800 Live Sport HD Portable Live Event System (Includes 3PLAY 4800 and Control Surface)

NewTek TriCaster 460 4800 Live Sport HD Portable Live Event System (Includes 3PLAY 4800 and Control Surface)

NewTek Live Sports Mini HD-4i Solution (Includes TriCaster Mini HD-4i, Control Surface and 3Play Mini)

Bundle including Tricaster Mini, 3Play Mini and Tricaster Mini Control Curface
Regular Price $29,040.00 Special Price $27,569.00
SKU
VIONTK216

.Tricaster Mini

From the office, an event, or from anywhere... with TriCaster Mini, anyone using everyday camcorders can create and publish great video content in minutes, stream it live, and make even the smallest presentation captivate audiences like network-style TV.

You don’t have to be a video expert, own a studio, lug any complicated equipment around, or use expensive professional cameras to make great content quickly and stream it live in minutes. With everyday camcorders and TriCaster Mini, anyone can make a show with professional results.

Nowhere else will you find another solution that includes a complete suite of tools for creativity, control, and content publishing, all in one turnkey package. Just plug in some cameras, a mouse and a keyboard, and you can turn the smallest productions into engaging video content and stream it live in minutes, in the office or on the go.

TriCaster Mini System Diagram

No matter how simple or sophisticated your vision - or your skill level - TriCaster Mini’s complete creative toolset allows you to work with the media content you want, mix it into a production you design, and deliver it to the audiences you serve.

TriCaster Mini Control Surface

You don’t have to be a video expert to work like one. With TriCaster Mini CS, you have hands-on control of every show you make with TriCaster Mini. Featuring an attractive, compact design and responsive controls, it’s the ideal way to produce a show with professional results…from the office, an event, or anywhere.

Professional, studio-style workflow for live video productions of any size

Intuitive control layout mapped to the TriCaster Mini Live Desktop

Faster, more accurate interaction than point and click

Large, backlit buttons and premium T-Bar for confident, comfortable performance

Simple plug-and-play setup

Dimensions:

~ 16.5625 x 2.25 x 8 in (42.0624 x 20.32 x 5.715 cm)

TriCaster Mini CS is also compatible with TriCaster 8000, TriCaster 860, TriCaster 460 and TriCaster 410

3Play Mini

Sports video producers can deliver a top-level fan experience from any location with the ultra-portable 3Play Mini. With instant replay, hi-resolution slow motion replay, transitions, high-end graphics, and more, the 3Play Mini live sports production suite is as powerful as it is portable.

Create audience-engaging coverage with a multi-camera replay and slow-motion system that fits in a backpack and captures all the action, wherever it’s happening. With 3Play Mini, home court advantage is yours!

Don’t be constrained to a rack, booth, or truck. 3Play Mini gives you dozens of fan-favorite tools you can carry anywhere in one small solution. Plug in a few cameras, feed into a switcher or a video board, and you’re ready to produce championship-level productions in just moments.

  • Create your own great multimedia content
  • Fast, straightforward, and easy to set up
  • All-in-one studio-style system
  • Most-complete creative toolset available
  • Sized to make and stream content from anywhere
  • No need for professional crews or expensive equipment
  • HDMI and SDI options available
  • Go-anywhere size & shape
  • Easy A/V connections for simple setup
  • Capture live video
  • Mix different visual sources
  • Overlay graphics, charts, titles, animations
  • Add a presentation
  • Key out solid backgrounds and simulate a set
  • Webcast programs on a live video stream
  • Have guest speakers call in from their webcams
  • Record everything so people can watch it on-demand
  • Use up to four camcorders for live, on-camera action
  • Plug in a microphone, or a small audio mixer if you want multiple mics
  • Include your own video clips, graphics, music and sound files
  • Capture a computer screen, video call, or files from an AirPlay device
  • Mix your files and sources in real-time with the TriCaster Mini software
  • Output live video to display, projection, live stream, social media
  • Save the final production to disk for later viewing
  • Record all the camera feeds so you can edit the program later
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Tricaster Mini
Switcher Channels:16 – 6 external, 6 internal, 4 M/E buses
Video Input:4 simultaneous live video sources (HDMI or SDI; connection type varies by model)

Per-input auto-detection of format, resolution, and frame rate
Per-input scaler (including 3:2 intelligent pull-down) and frame synchronizer enabling intermixing of formats
Per-input color correction, crop, and LiveMatte keyer controls
Network Sources:2 live inputs via Gigabit connection, selectable from any available network sources with support for video, audio, and alpha channel

Supported sources include networked computers via included NewTek iVGA client application; wireless Apple® AirPlay® devices; TriCaster 8000, 860, 460, 410, or Mini; 3Play 4800, 440, 425, or Mini; TalkShow; USB video sources; video over IP sources; RTMP or RTSP streams; HTTP streaming video sources; and a variety of third-party partner solutions
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
Media:5 integrated digital media sources for video, graphics, and sounds (2 DDRs, 2 GFX and Sound) + 15 buffers
Buffers:15 still & title buffers, with multiviewer, title editing and presets

Shareable across a network for watch folder application, with real-time edit and update of content
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

Mix mode: Enables secondary switcher operation for output, submix or recording, with Program/Preview workflow and transitions
Effects mode: Enables multi-layer compositing, effects generation and virtual set application, with per-source 3D DVE, scaling, cropping and keying
Macros:Record configurations and operation sequences, then attach to keyboard shortcuts, control surface actions, MIDI controllers, or on-screen hotspots for recall and automation

Macro editor for modifying user-defined macro configurations and sequences
Augment and extend TriCaster operation using macro plug-ins to control external devices and applications
Enable cross-platform commands and automation between TriCaster and 3Play
Downstream Keyers: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

Animation Store Creator for custom animations
Supports per-pixel alpha blending between sources and real-time 3D warping of video or graphic
Virtual Sets:30+ HD live virtual sets, with presets, multiple camera angles, real-time reflections, and specular highlights

Live pan and zoom of virtual camera and customizable virtual camera presets with animated pan, zoom and pedestal moves
Support for up to 2 switchable live sources, with per-source 3D DVE, scaling, cropping and keying
Supports custom-created virtual sets generated using NewTek Virtual Set Editor or third-party partner solutions
Holographic Live Virtual Sets:Support for custom virtual environments generated from panoramic smartphone, camera or DSLR images

Select sets included; custom sets require Virtual Set Editor 2.5
Hotspots:Up to 8 freely configurable, interactive hotspots per input for macro control
Video Output:Configurable for up to 6 output connections (plus Case Display4), with support for key output and per-connection signal settings

2 x digital video outputs (HDMI or SDI; connection type varies by model)
2 x supplemental display ports (1 x DVI and 1 x video-only HDMI) for driving displays or projectors
Network output for live streaming
A/V output to network-connected TriCaster over local network
Recording:Multi-track, multi-format recording of up to 4 simultaneous channels via IsoCorder™ technology

Native recording in up to 1080p with timecode
Encoding format selectable from: QuickTime® (XDCAM HD compatible, 4:2:2 encoding, 24-bit audio), MPEG-2 (high or normal profile), AVI (SpeedHQ), and H.264 (high or Web quality)
Freely choose to add recordings to Publish queue and DDR destinations
TriCaster Mini HD-4sdi and HD-4i:
Standalone recording of up to 4 simultaneous channels to internal storage (see Recording Capacity for more details
Recording Capacity:Simultaneous recording of up to 4 channels (2 channels per drive) to included storage or other supported storage configurations

Supports shared storage integration via third-party partner solutions
TriCaster Mini HD-4sdi and HD-4i:
2 x 750GB internal drives
Supports standalone recording of up to 4 channels simultaneously
Accommodates a total of ~30 hours 1080i (varies by resolution and format; capacity expandable using additional supported storage
Grab: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
Media Publishing:Supports direct content upload to YouTube™, Facebook, Twitter™, FTP, local or external volumes, and network servers
Live Streaming:HD live streaming with simultaneous archive

Presets in up to 720p, supporting most common streaming profiles and custom multi-bitrate streaming profiles, including RTMP streaming using H.264 (ex. Adobe® Flash® Media Server), Microsoft® Windows Media® Push/Pull, and browser-based streaming applications, with Ustream® and Livestream® native integrated support
Streaming Profile Manager with integrated Web browser
Audio Inputs:4 x embedded digital audio via video inputs (HDMI or SDI; connection type varies by model)
1 x 1/4” (6.35 mm) balanced mic
2 x 1/4” (6.35 mm) balanced line
Audio Outputs:2 x embedded digital audio via video outputs (HDMI or SDI; connection type varies by model)
2 x 1/4” (6.35 mm) balanced line
1/4” (6.35mm) stereo headphone jack
Audio Mixing:Integrated multi-channel audio mixer for internal and external audio sources, outputs, record, stream and headphones, with support for Master and Aux output mixes

Pan control, solo auditioning, seven-band equalizer and stereo compressor/limiter per input and output, with per-input audio delay control
Multi-bus routing of audio source channels to any combination of outputs, with independent level control over channels 1/2 and 3/4 for quad sources
Audio Follow Video system enabling audio to follow multiple video sources, with support for unlimited audio grouping combinations
Digital audio inputs equipped with audio time-base synchronizers
Supports hardware control via Avid® Artist Mix audio control surface (sold separately
Supported Session Formats:NTSC model: 1080/30p, 1080/60i, 720/60p, 720/30p, 480/60i
Multi-Standard model: NTSC 1080/30p, 1080/60i, 720/60p, 720/30p, 480/60i; NTSC-J 1080/30p, 1080/60i, 720/60p, 720/30p, 480/60i; PAL 1080/25p, 1080/50i, 720/50p, 720/25p, 576/25i
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
Post Production:NewTek SpeedHQ codecs for Mac and PC included for extended file compatibility
Monitoring:DVI and HDMI monitor outputs for user interface and multiview preview displays

Preview all sources or select sources in a variety of layouts and dual-monitor display combinations via Workspaces control panel
UI video windows freely configurable for any combination of input sources, Program, Preview, M/E buses, clocks or images
A/V indicator and guide overlays configurable per UI video window
Integrated case display4 (source or output monitor only; external monitor required for user interface
Signal Monitoring:Integrated Waveform and Vectorscope, full field rate with digital calibration, color preview and support for ITU-R Rec. 601 and 709
Session Management:Setup and store session settings in reusable template sessions
Latency:Ultra-low, between 1 and 2 frames
Processing:Video: 4:4:4:4, 32-bit Floating Point
Audio: 4 channels, 96 kHz, 32-bit Floating Point
MIDI Control:Support for standard MIDI protocol enabling third-party MIDI device control of TriCaster operations via macros
Case Display:TriCaster Mini HD-4sdi and HD-4i:
7.0 in (17.8 cm) LCD screen with configurable output (source or output only; external monitor required for user interface
Built-In WiFi:Supports wireless connection to local network for streaming, publishing and networking with external devices

802.11ac WiFi standard
Built-In Bluetooth:Support for keyboard and mouse using wireless Bluetooth technology
System Physical:4.6 x 9.2 x 7.9 in (11.7 x 23.4 x 20.1 cm)
9 lbs (4.1 kg)
Multi-tiered software fail-safe
Included cable retention bracket may double as handle

3Play Mini
Video Inputs:4 simultaneous live video sources over HDMI, with per-input auto-detection of format, resolution, and frame rate

Compatible with external video routers manufactured by AJA, Blackmagic Design, Ensemble Designs, Miranda, Utah Scientific, and brands supporting Grass Valley Native Protocol
Per-input scaler (including 3:2 intelligent pull-down) and frame synchronizer enabling intermixing of formats
Optionally enable automatic color correction and shading to dynamically match color characteristics between inputs
Video Outputs:2 fully independent HDMI playout channels

1 x DVI and 1 x HDMI (video only) display ports for auxiliary monitoring or display, with independent color control
Ethernet connection for A/V output over a local network to TriCaster
Output Modes:A; B; A+B with transitions between playout channels
Recording:Standalone recording of up to 4 simultaneous channels
Recording Format:Native recording up to 1080p resolution in high-quality QuickTime format (XDCAM HD compatible, 4:2:2 encoding, 24-bit audio
Recording Capacity:2 x 750GB internal drives accommodating a total of ~30 hours 1080i (varies by resolution and format; capacity expandable using additional supported storage)

Simultaneous recording of up to 4 channels (2 channels per drive) to included storage or other supported storage configurations
Supports recording to external USB 3.0 storage and shared storage integration via third-party partner solutions
Playback:Variable-speed playback from -200% to 200% via on-screen controls, companion Web CS, or optional hardware control surface
Grab:Grab still images from output or all inputs and outputs
Media Publishing:Supports direct content upload to YouTube™, Facebook, Twitter™, FTP, local or external volumes, and network servers
Overlays:1 overlay per playout channel, with independent transition, positioning, scaling and cropping, and support for picture-in-picture layering of live camera, playback angle, game clock signal, and more
Network Inputs:2 live inputs for overlay application via Gigabit connection, selectable from any available network sources with support for video, audio, and alpha channel

Supported sources include networked computers via NewTek iVGA client application, wireless Apple® AirPlay® devices, NewTek LiveText™ remote titling software, and a variety of third-party partner solutions
Buffers:Content buffers to store and playback animations, still images, and graphics for overlay application

Shareable across network for watch folder application, with real-time edit and update of content
Effects and Transitions:Standard transitions and customizable animation store transitions supported for transitioning between playout channels and playlist clips

Animation Store Creator application included for custom transitions and effects
Integrated TransWarp effects engine supports per-pixel alpha blending between sources, real-time 3D warping of video or graphics, and embedded audio
Asset Management:FastClip information window displays asset data and collects input from keyboard or optional control surface for data entry, editing, navigation, search, and management
Tags system to enter and organize metadata via user-defined codes, with support for Microsoft Excel list import
Bookmarks to define and transport to action points
Supports integration with external MAM platforms, including axle Gear and Square Box Systems CatDV
Scoreboard Integration:Display real-time scoreboard data in on-screen graphics over local network via NewTek LiveText or third-party partner solutions
Live Desktop:Resizable, full field rate preview monitors for all live sources and playout channels, with optional overlays for audio VU meters and safe areas
Optionally display DSK monitors to preview overlay sources
Single or dual pane operation of Clips List and Playlist, with undo/redo commands
Multi-Viewer:Supported with 2nd display, including playback data
Audio Inputs:4 HDMI Embedded
1 x 1/4” (6.35 mm) balanced mic
2 x 1/4” (6.35 mm) balanced line
Audio Outputs:2 HDMI Embedded
2 x 1/4” (6.35 mm) balanced line
1/4” (6.35mm) stereo headphone jack
Supported Session Formats:NTSC model: 1080/30p, 1080/60i, 720/60p, 720/30p, 480/60i
Multi-Standard model: NTSC 1080/30p, 1080/60i, 720/60p, 720/30p, 480/60i; NTSC-J 1080/30p, 1080/60i, 720/60p, 720/30p, 480/60i; PAL 1080/25p, 1080/50i, 720/50p, 720/25p, 576/25i
Session Management:Set up and store session settings in reusable template sessions
Processing:Video: 4:4:4:4, 32-bit Floating Point
Audio: 4 channels, 96kHz, 32-bit Floating Point
Time Code:Internal system clock
Tally Display:Supports tally display from NewTek TriCaster system (or other supported system via NewTek SDK) over local network
Macros:Record commands and operation sequences for recall and automation using keyboard, mouse, or compatible control device supporting macro assignment

Macro editor for modifying user-defined macro configurations and sequences
Augment and extend 3Play operation using macro plug-ins to control external devices
External Control:Companion Web CS supporting control via mouse or compatible touchscreen device
Support for standard MIDI protocol enabling third-party MIDI device control of 3Play operations via macros
Support for Advanced Media Protocol (AMP), enabling remote operation of 3Play functions by compatible third-party production systems
Support for remote operation of 3Play functions by a companion NewTek TriCaster system
Optional Hardware Controller:Supports tactile control via optional 3Play hardware control surface

Surface ~ 12.7 W x 1.0 H x 11.7 D in (32.3 x 2.5 x 29.7 cm)
Base ~ 12.7 W x 10.8 D in (32.3 x 27.4 cm)
Base Height ~ 0.7-2.7 in (1.8-6.9 cm)
7.5 lbs (3.4 kg
Monitoring:DVI and HDMI monitor outputs for user interface and multiview preview displays
Case Display:7.0 in (17.8 cm) LCD screen with configurable output (A or B playout channel; external monitor required for user interface
Built-In WiFi:Supports wireless connection to local network for publishing and networking with external devices

802.11ac WiFi standard
Built-In Bluetooth:Support for keyboard and mouse using wireless Bluetooth technology
System Physical:4.6 x 9.2 x 7.9 in (11.7 x 23.4 x 20.1 cm)
9 lbs (4.1 kg)
Multi-tiered software fail-safe
Included cable retention bracket may double as handle
System Electrical:AC Mains:

Voltage (volts): 100/240
Current (amps): 1.8
Frequency (Hz): 50/60

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