Newtek Tricaster TC855 Production Switcher with Control Surface

Used – Very Good


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Switcher Channels 24 – 10 external, 6 internal, 8 virtual inputs,8 simultaneous live video sources, in any combination of HD-SDI, HD Component, SD-SDI, SD Component, Y/C (BNC) or Composite connections and resolutions

Network Sources 2 live sources via Gigabit connection, selectable from any networked computer or Apple® AirPlay® device,5 integrated digital media sources for video, graphics and sounds: 2 DDRs, Still, Title and Sound

Frame Buffer 9 channels for static graphics or watch folder

Virtual Inputs 8 independent, mix/effect-style channels, with transitions and per-source 3D positioning, scaling and cropping,2 primary DSK channels and dedicated upstream overlay per virtual input, each with independent transition controls, 3D positioning, 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 graphics

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

Video Output Configurable for up to 11 output connections and 2 independent A/V output signals,3 x SDI (2 Program and AUX),3 x Analog configurable for Component or Y/C + Composite (2 Program and AUX),HDMI output(Program),Network output for live streaming (Program)

Recording Multi-track, multi-format recording of up to 8 simultaneous channels via IsoCorder™ technology,Native recording in up to 1080p with timecode,Encoding format selectable per source: QuickTime®, MPEG-2 (high or normal profile), AVI (SpeedHQ)and H.264 (high or Web quality)

Recording Capacity Accommodates ~ 200 hours 1080i or ~ 1200 hours 480i via 4 removable 2TB media drives (included),4 trayless SATA III removable drive bays with hot-swap support for unlimited storage and backup,Simultaneous recording of 2 channels per media drive via IsoCorder

Live Streaming HD live streaming via Gigabit connection, with simultaneous archive,Presets in up to 720p, supporting most common streaming profiles and custom multi-bitrate streaming profiles, configured via browser based plug-ins, Adobe® Flash® to Flash media server connections or Microsoft® Windows Media® Push/Pull,Streaming Profile Manager with integrated Web browser and integrated Livestream® plug-in

Audio Inputs 8 SDI Embedded,8 AES3/EBU,8 x 2 Balanced XLR (Mic/Line,Phantom Power Support

Audio Outputs 3 SDI Embedded,2 AES3/EBU,4 Balanced XLR,4 Balanced XLR (AUX),1 Stereo 1/4″ (phones)

Audio Mixing Integrated multi-channel audio mixer for internal and external audio sources, outputs, stream and headphones,Seven-band equalizer and full stereo compressor/limiter per input and output,Digital audio inputs equipped with audio time-base synchronizers,Supports iPad® audio mixing app for touchscreen remote control of audio mixer

Supported Formats NTSC: 1080/30p, 1080/24p, 1080/60i, 720/60p, 720/30p, 720/24p, 480/60i

Multi-Standard NTSC-J; 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: AVI, DV, DVCPro, DVD, H.264, MOV, MPEG-2, MJPEG, MP4, WebM and more,Presets for NLEs: Adobe Premiere®, Avid® Media Composer®, Apple® Final Cut Pro®, and more,Presets for mobile platforms: Android®, iPad®, iPhone®, iPod Touch® and more

Post Production NewTek SpeedEDIT™ 2 non-linear editor available via download for Add-On installation,NewTek SpeedHQ codecs for Mac and PC for extended file compatibility with TriCaster and system applicationsMonitoringSelectable layouts for user interface and multiview preview displays

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

ProcessingVideo: 4:4:4:4, 32-bit Floating Point,Audio: 4 channels, 96 kHz, 32-bit Floating Point

Control Surface Includes TriCaster 855 hardware control surface,Surface ~ 28.5 x 0.5 x 11.6 in (72.4 x 1.3 x 29.5 cm),Base ~ 27.5 x 2.0 x 10.8 in (69.9 x 5.1 x 27.4 cm),18.1 lbs (8.2 kg)

System Physical 4U Rack Mount, with 550W redundant, removable power supply and multi-tiered hardware and software fail safe,19.0 x 7.0 x 20.5 in (48.3 x 17.8 x 52.0 cm),44 lbs (20 kg)


Listed 2 months ago
Condition Very Good (Used)

Very Good items may show a few slight marks or scratches but are fully functional and in overall great shape
  • NewTek
  • TCXD855
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