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  • SOFTWARE
  • HD31
  • HD51
  • HD51
  • HD550
  • HD550
  • SOFTWARE
  • HD31
  • HD51
  • HD51
  • HD550
  • HD550
HD51HD51
HD550HD550
HD51HD51HD550HD550
Price (MSRP)$799 or starting at $42/mo*

*includes 2 simultaneous instances

$3,999$6,999$8,999$7,999$9,999
ShippingShips globally from Livestream Store.US only from Livestream Store. Globally from resellers.US only from Livestream Store. Globally from resellers.US only from Livestream Store. Globally from resellers.US only from Livestream Store. Globally from resellers.US only from Livestream Store. Globally from resellers.
HD-SDI InputsUp to 2535555
NDI InputUpto 25 (Based on hardware)2525252525
NDI Output555555
Embedded Audio Inputn/a3 Stereo or 24
Mono Inputs
5 Stereo or 40
Mono Inputs
5 Stereo or 40
Mono Inputs
5 Stereo or 40
Mono HD-SDI
embedded
audio inputs
5 Stereo or 40
Mono HD-SDI
embedded
audio inputs
Audio Monitoring (1/8”)n/an/a1111
HDMI Inputsn/a35555
HDMI Outputs111111
Standard/High Definition SDI Outputn/a01111
Composite Input (BNC)n/a00000
Composite Output (BNC)n/a00000
S-VIDEO Inputn/a00000
S-VIDEO Outputn/a00000
Component Inputn/a00000
Component Outputn/a00000
Analog Audio (1/8”) Inputn/a11111
Analog Audio (1/8”) Outputn/a11111
Analog Audio (1/4”) Inputn/a00000
Analog Audio (1/4”) Outputn/a00000
AES/EBU Inputn/a00000
AES/EBU Outputn/a00000
Additional AES/EBU OR Analog Audio Outputn/a00000
Custom Carry Bagn/an/an/an/aIncludedIncluded
Livestream Studio™ KeyboardSold SeparatelyIncludedIncludedIncludedIncludedIncluded
Media Sources7 integrated digital media sources for video & graphics playback. 2 DDRs (video clip playback with built-in transcoder), 3 GFX (graphics), 2 Color Bars / Background Color
Remote Camera10 x Remote camera module for ingesting video/audio over local WiFi or Ethernet network, downlinking streams, and Interviews via WebRTC.
Format ConverterBuilt-in broadcast quality format converter for every input with automatic format detection. Allows use of any camera and video source without matching video formats
Built-In MultiviewOn-screen full field rate multiview of all live inputs, Preview, Program Out, GFX and DDR, Audio PPM overlay with peak hold feature on all inputs and outputs. Resizable layout allowing hiding of all controls to maximize multiview screens.
External MultiscreenUp to 4x Extended Screen outputs depending on Video Card configuration & type1x Extended Screen output using HDMI
Video Switcher/MixerMixer & Effects Bank (M/E) with no upstream keyer. transitions : SMPTE Wipe, Cut & Fade (Auto transition with adjustable duration in frames, manual via on-screen T-BAR or keyboard shortcuts)
Graphics Downstream Key3 x Graphics DSK (downstream key) channels. One channel for GFX1, one channel for GFX2 and onechannel for GFX 3. Independent or locked transition controls (fade/cut/wipe). Preview on multiview
Graphics & TitlingLoad JPG or PNG files (full transparency support with PNG files). Add text (set position/font/size/color) over any loaded image file within the GFX1, GFX2 or GFX3
Video Clip Playback2 Media Players - Eject/Load clip. Play Pause/stop. Audio/Video Scrubber. Timecode indicator. Seek to timecode. Mark In/Mark Out. Loop. Auto-play on transition
RecordingUp to 4 simultaneous isolated source recordings. MJPEG with uncompressed audio. Interlacing and timecode support. Full compatibility with Blackmagic Design Media Express and Adobe Premiere.
Recording Capacityn/a~40 hours at 1080i (Using 2 TB built in Hard Drive with recorder set to record at 100Mbps MJPEG AVI)~20 hours at 1080i (Using 1 TB built in Hard Drive with recorder set to record at 100Mbps MJPEG AVI)~40 hours at 1080i (Using 2 TB built in Hard Drive with recorder set to record at 100Mbps MJPEG AVI)~20 hours at 1080i (Using 1 TB built in Hard Drive with recorder set to record at 100Mbps MJPEG AVI)~40 hours at 1080i (Using 2 TB built in Hard Drive with recorder set to record at 100Mbps MJPEG AVI)
Live StreamingHD live streaming via Gigabit/100/10 built-in Ethernet. Presets in up to HD 720p. Multiple simultaneous bit-rates, including mobile quality for playback over 3G on mobile devices (iPhone/Android). Integrated live streaming to Livestream or any other RTMP compatible service including Ustream, YouTube Live, Akamai, Wowza Media Server, Twitch.High Quality Streaming. Integrated live streaming to Livestream or any other RTMP compatible service including Ustream, YouTube Live, Akamai, Wowza Media Server Twitch.HD live streaming via Gigabit/100/10 built-in Ethernet. Presets in up to 4K. Multiple simultaneous bit-rates, including mobile quality for playback over 3G on mobile devices (iPhone/Android). Integrated live streaming to Livestream or any other RTMP compatible service including Ustream, YouTube Live, Akamai, Wowza Media Server, Twitch.
Streaming QualityMultiple simultaneous bit rates (up to 4k 30fps), including mobile quality for playback on iOS/Android mobile devices.
Streaming DestinationsLivestream, Facebook Live, Periscope, Ustream, YouTube Live, Akamai, Wowza Media Server, Twitch.
Audio MixingIntegrated multi-channel audio mixer for internal and external audio sources, outputs, stream and headphones. Incorporated video switcher follow feature with audio crossfade support when fading two video sources.
Supported Formats4k

HD: 720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60, 1080PsF23.98, 1080p23.98, 1080PsF24, 1080p24, 1080PsF25, 1080p25, 1080PsF29.97, 1080p29.97, 1080PsF30, 1080p30, 1080i50, 1080i59.94 and 1080i60

SD: 625/25 PAL, 525/29.97 NTSC
4k*

HD: 720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60, 1080PsF23.98, 1080p23.98, 1080PsF24, 1080p24, 1080PsF25, 1080p25, 1080PsF29.97, 1080p29.97, 1080PsF30, 1080p30, 1080i50, 1080i59.94 and 1080i60

SD: 625/25 PAL, 525/29.97 NTSC
*The pre-installed Blackmagic Design capture devices in the HD31/HD51/HD550 do not support 4k
Playback Media FormatsGFX: JPEG or PNG image files with transparency support. DDR: AVI MJPEG with uncompressed audio, DV Video, WMV (7/8/9), H.264 (.mov & .avi), MPEG4 Part 2 (.mov & .avi), MPEG4 V1/V2 (.mov & .avi), AAC, MP3
Record Media FormatsAVI MJPEG with uncompressed audio
Operating SystemWindows 7 Professional (64 bit) or better
Built-in Displayn/aNoneNoneNoneIntegrated 17” (1920x1200) HD LED LCDIntegrated 17” (1920x1200) HD LED LCD
CPUn/aIntel Core i7-4790K Haswell Quad-Core 4.0GHzIntel Core i7-5820K Processor (15M Cache, up to 3.60 GHz)Intel Core i7 6900K Broadwell-E 8-Core 3.2 GHz 20MB cache LGA 2011-v4 140W Desktop ProcessorIntel Core i7-5820K Processor (15M Cache, up to 3.60 GHz)Intel Core i7 6900K Broadwell-E 8-Core 3.2 GHz 20MB cache LGA 2011-v4 140W Desktop Processor
Graphics Cardn/aOn Board GraphicsNVIDIA GeForce GT 610NVIDIA GeForce GT 730NVIDIA GeForce GT 610NVIDIA GeForce GT 730
Storagen/a2TB WD BLACK SERIES WD2003FZEX 7200 RPM/ SATA 2.5" Internal
Hard Drive
1 TB/ Western Digital Red 7200 RPM/ SATA 2.5" Internal Hard DriveSamsung 850 EVO 2TB SSD1 TB/ Western Digital Red 7200 RPM/ SATA 2.5" Internal Hard DriveSamsung 850 EVO 2TB SSD
RAMn/aG.SKILL Trident X Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM8GB 4 total DDR3 1600 MHz RAM (non-ECC) (2GB x 4 DIMM triple-channel configuration)64GB DDR4 2133 MHz RAM16GB 4 total DDR3 1600 MHz RAM (non-ECC) (4GB x 4 DIMM triple-channel configuration)64GB DDR4 2133 MHz RAM
ProcessingVideo: 4:2:2, 10 bit Color (REC 601, REC 709) Audio: 48 kHz, 24-bitrEF IN/Genlock (Requires genlocking the two Blackmagic Design cards via two separate connectors)
Built-in Video Input/Output Cardsn/a3 Blackmagic Design DeckLink Mini Recorder (PCI), 1 Blackmagic Design DeckLink Mini Monitor (PCI)5 Blackmagic Design DeckLink Mini Recorder (PCI), 1 Blackmagic Design DeckLink Mini Monitor (PCI)
Built-in Network Interfacesn/aGigabit 10/100/1000 Mb/s EthernetDual Gigabit Ethernet (10/100/1000 Mb/s) and WiFi (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, supporting 2.4/5 GHz Dual-Band)
Included in the BoxSoftware DonglePower cable, Livestream Studio™ Keyboard, Mouse, Livestream Mousepad, Rack Ears Rubber Feet, Blackmagic Design cards documentation and driver CD, WarrantyCarry-on bag, Power cable, Livestream Studio™ Keyboard, Mouse, Livestream Mousepad, Rubber Feet Blackmagic Design cards documentation and driver CD Warranty
Physical Dimensionsn/a13.7" (D) x
19" (W) x
3.5" (H)
~13.8 lbs
14" (D) x
17" (W) x
3.5" (H)
~13.8 lbs
3.03" -
4.19" (D) x
17.33 (W) x
14.8 (H)
~19lbs