NewTek 3play 4800 Video Servers, Multi Camera, Dual Range Mode

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SKU: NE3P4800 MFR: FG-000373-R001
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About NewTek 3play Live Streaming

The NewTek 3play 4800 is the only multi-camera live sports replay system that dramatically enriches the viewing experience for audiences, engaging stadium and online fans with slow motion, instant replay, in-game highlights and social media publishing in every game. With the most complete real-time capabilities available in any multi-camera replay server, 3Play 4800 makes it possible for sports organizations in any market to produce a gripping live experience that attracts more audiences and sponsors to the game. At just a fraction of the cost of other systems, producers can say goodbye to EVS level pricing and achieve winning performances every game.

Save money, equipment, operator costs, space and resources, Save up to 60% of replay equipment costs in some cases. Deliver professional, high-quality production values that rival EVS and other sports production systems. Add incremental programming, pre- or post-game, without incremental cost. Produce sports your way, with the most flexible, customizable and workflow-adaptable set-up, operation and programming potential available

NewTek 3play Live Streaming Features

  • Turnkey Solution Saves Space and Budget: Replace multiple racks of space-wasting equipment with a single 4U rack mount solution. Hardware console control, multi-camera ISO recording and playback, pristine slow-motion replay, media publishing, highlights creation and more are all included in one unit
  • Multi-angle, Redundant Capture: 3Play 4800 stores up to 200 hours of HD video at native resolution, in high-quality QuickTime files ready for rapid-turnaround postproduction
  • Multi-angle, Redundant Capture: Customize your camera coverage to the situation. For intense action, redundant capture of up to 4 live video sources doubles ISO recordings and protects your assets. Standard mode lets you record up to 8 live video sources, simultaneously
  • Multi-speed Playback, Show-stopping Slow Motion: Replay in-game action and critical calls dramatically - real-time, up-tempo or slo-mo - with razor-sharp clarity produced by a breakthrough super-resolution algorithm, using your standard HD and SD cameras on hand
  • Multi-speed Playback, Show-stopping Slow Motion: And go full throttle with T-Bar-controlled playback and rates from -200% to 200% to satisfy fan appetites at every speed
  • Social Media Integration: One-touch publishing directly to Facebook, Twitter and YouTube accounts lets you take pre-game, live or postgame content viral - and become the talk of this generation's water cooler
  • Social Media Integration: Go beyond the big screen and the bleachers in ways that EVS systems & others won't allow. Instantly distribute content for second and third screen social engagement so viewers can connect with friends, followers and fellow fans & chat about your game coverage in real time
  • Intuitive Asset Management with FastClip: Game management isn't just for coaches - it's up to your crew to log and navigate through hundreds of clips during every game. Cut up to 30% of your key entry, list-scanning and data-mining during crunch time with 3Play 4800's FastClip information window
  • Intuitive Asset Management with FastClip: Enter and edit metadata, tag clips, search for, filter and categorize assets and more - to simplify your content workflow and intuitively handle assets according to your commands
  • Metadata that Speaks Your Language: An intelligent tagging engine now makes metadata entry quicker and easier
  • Metadata that Speaks Your Language: Assign your own custom keywords to teams, players, in-game action and more, then use them to log clips on the fly describing complete sentences in just a couple of clicks on keyboard or control panel. Minimize lag time and maximize on-screen replay reaction
  • High-end Branded Visuals: Get the highest production values available for no additional investment. Drive home your brand with high-impact elements built right in like real-time cloth transitions, 3D video warping and image transformations
  • High-end Branded Visuals: With the Animation Store Creator application included, add even more sizzle to replays and highlight reels with custom full-color, animated transitions for your team (or sponsors), complete with alpha channel and embedded audio
  • In-game Highlights-that Reach any Screen: Instantly create sequence after sequence of top plays, turning points and epic encounters for in-show replay or post-game sharing
  • Per-clip settings for audio and playback speed allow you to make adjustments for maximum effect, while custom transitions and background music let you transform your playlist into a highlight package that gives ticket holders, home viewers and social fans both a live look and a second serving
  • Live Replay Monitoring & Switching:3Play 4800 keeps all the action right in front of you with built-in, multi-view monitoring of every live video source and clip monitors for comprehensive scouting of captured content
  • Preview and switch between every angle of recorded clips simultaneously-from the UI or the controller. Serve up the best shot at the perfect moment to pump up the crowd, with custom animated transitions and 3D warping video effects. You just can't get that kind of live editing anywhere else
  • Failsafe and Redundancy: Anything can happen during the excitement of a live sports event. With redundant capture, a second power supply, playback failsafe and hot-swappable storage, 3Play 4800 can stand up to plenty of surprises and keep you at the top of your game

NewTek 3play Live Streaming Specifications

Video Inputs
Up To 8 Simultaneous Live Video Sources, or Up To 4 With Fully Redundant Capture, in Any Combination of Hd-Sdi, Hd Component, Sd-Sdi, Sd Component, Y/C (Bnc) or Composite Connections and Resolutions
Video Outputs
2 Fully Independent Playout Channels:
Primary Outputs Individually Configurable as HD-SDI, HD Component, SD-SDI, SD Component, Or Y/C (BNC), Plus Composite
Supplemental HDMI Output
Ethernet Connection For Output Of Playout Channels Over a Local Network to TriCaster
Output Modes
A; B; A+B with Transitions Between Playout Channels
8 Simultaneous Recording Channels:
Standard Mode Captures 8 Live Video Sources
Redundant Mode Captures 4 Live Video Sources, With 4 Channels Of Simultaneous Backup Recording
Recording Format
Native Recording up to 1080p Resolution in High-Quality QuickTime Format (XDCAM-HD at 100Mbps)
Recording Capacity
Accommodates -200 Hours 1080i Or -1200 480i Via 4 Removable 2TB Media Drives (Included):
4 Trayless SATA III Removable Drive Bays With A Hot-Swap Support For Unlimited Storage and Backup
Simultaneous Recording Of 2 Channels Per Media Drive
Multi-speed playback via T-Bar or transport buttons
Dual range modes for 0% to 100% playback speed or -200% to 200% playback speed (supports fast reverse)
Grab still images from output or all inputs and outputs
Media Publishing
Integrated Application for Content to Upload to YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, FTP, Local Volumes or Network Servers
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 Keyboard and Control Surface Input For Data Entry, Editing, Navigation, Search and Management
Tags System To Enter and Organize Metadata Via User-Defined Codes
Bookmarks To Define and Transport To Action Points
Resizable, Full Field Rate Preview Monitors For All Live Sources and Playout Channels, With Optional Overlays For Audio VU Meters and Safe Areas
Clip Monitors To Preview All Angles Of A Recorded Event Simultaneously In The Clip List Or Multi-Viewer Display
Supported with 2nd Display, Including Playback Data
Audio Inputs
8 SDI Embedded
8 x 2 Balanced XLR
Phantom Power Support
Audio Outputs
3 SDI Embedded
4 x 2 Balanced XLR
1 Stereo 1/4" (phones)
Locks to HD or SD analog signals
Supports either tri-level or bi-level sync sources
Video Formats
NTSC model: 1080/30p, 1080/24p, 1080/60i, 720/60p, 720/30p, 720/24p, 480/60i
Multi-Standard model: NTSC-J; PAL 1080/25p, 1080/50i, 720/50p, 720/25p, 576/25i
Session Management
Set Up and Store Session Settings In Reusable Template Sessions
Time Code
External LTC Source Or Internal System Clock
Video: 4:4:4:4, 32-bit Floating Point
Audio: 4 channels, 96kHz, 32-bit Floating Point
A/V Standards
HD-SDI video conforms to SMPTE 292M
SD video conforms to SMPTE 259M and ITU-R BT.656
Analog audio levels conform to SMPTE RP-155
System Physical
4U Rack Mount, with 550W redundant, removable power supply and multi-tiered hardware and software fail-safe
Includes 3Play 4800 hardware control surface.
19.0x7.0x20.5" / 48.3x17.8x52.0cm
Controller: 7.5lbs / 3.4kg
System Physical: 44lbs / 19.5kg
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