TriCaster Mini HD4 Base with 1x750GB Drive

by NewTek

If you have ever wanted to create and publish video, stream live to the Web, or make even the smallest presentation look like network Television—then you are going to love TriCaster Mini.

Whether you are new to video, adding or expanding media production activities, or searching for a practical way to produce a multi-camera video program, no other solution will get you where you want to be like TriCaster Mini. From the streamlined design to the familiar cable connections, getting your content online and in front of your audience so beautifully has never been faster or easier.

But don’t let the size and simplicity fool you. TriCaster Mini delivers the power, performance and professional-quality results that NewTek is known for and that you won’t get anywhere else.

What are you waiting for? Go make your show

It’s For Everyone
You don’t have to be a video expert, own a studio or expensive broadcast
cameras, or know your way around professional video production

  • Use everyday camcorders with plug-and-play ease
  • Software interface for any level of experience to get started and explore
  • Straightforward controls to start creating video immediately
  • Room to learn, grow and evolve your show with hundreds of built-in capabilities

It’s Easy to Set Up
The do-it-yourself setup of TriCaster Mini is as simple as setting up a game
console, or home media center.

  • All-in-one design with the same plugs and ports you know from your
    home electronics
  • No complicated software installation or hardware configuration
  • Ready to go live right out the box

It Has Everything You Need to Create
The most-complete creative toolset available lets you create and deliver amazing presentations to screens and audiences of all sizes.

  • Switch cameras, build video playlists, add graphics and titles, mix audio,
    and dazzle with effects like virtual sets and animated transitions
  • Network with computers and wireless iOS devices for presentations and
    screen sharing
  • Stream to the Web, record for on-demand viewing, and publish in real time to Facebook, Twitter and YouTube

It Goes Anywhere
Save space and travel light with the
smallest TriCaster ever.

  • Compact design sized just right for any
    office, event space, or desktop
  • Lightweight and portable for making
    your show on the go
Channels 16-channels (6 external, 6 internal, 4 M/E buses)
Video Inputs 4 x HDMI (auto-detection of format, resolution, and frame rate)
Network Sources 2 live sources (selectable from any available network sources with support for video, audio and alpha channel)
Video Output 2 x HDMI
1 x HDMI (video only)
1 x DVI (video only)
1 x Ethernet port (for live streaming) A/V output to network-connected TriCaster over local network
Media 5 integrated digital media sources for video, graphics and sounds (2 DDRs, 2 GFX and Sound) and 15 buffers
Downstream Keyer 2 primary DSK channels
1 additional Key layer per M/E bus (each with independent transition controls, 3D DVE, scaling, cropping and integrated TransWarp effects)
Audio Inputs 2 x 1/4" Audio jacks (left and right channels, line level)
1 x 1/4" Microphone jack (mono, mic level)
Embedded audio from the HDMI inputs
Audio Outputs 2 x 1/4" Audio jacks (left and right channels, line level)
1 x 1/4" Stereo headphone jack
Embedded audio in the HDMI outputs
Multi-View Outputs 1 x HDMI
1 x DVI
Video Resolution 1080p 24/30
1080i 60
720p 24/30/60
480i 60
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)
Latency Between 1 and 2 frames
Processing Video: 4:4:4:4, 32-bit floating point
Audio: 4 channels, 96 kHz, 32-bit floating point
USB Ports 2 x USB 2.0
2 x USB 3.0
Streaming Up to 720p
Recording Up to 4 simultaneous video input or output signals in QuickTime (XDCAM HD compatible, 4:2:2 encoding, 24-bit audio), MPEG-2 (High or Normal profile), AVI (SpeedHQ), or H.264 (High or Web quality) file formats

Note: Attached USB 3.0 external storage drive required for full 4-channel ISO recording
Storage 1 x 750 GB internal drives, approximately 15 hours of 1080i video
Dimensions 4.6 x 9.2 x 7.9" (11.7 x 23.4 x 20.1 cm)
Weight 9 lb (4.1 kg)
Packaging Info
Package Weight 18.5 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 21.8 x 16.8 x 11.5"