The next generation of Wirecast Gear
Live video streaming production system
Wirecast Gear gives you an easy to use, fully configured live video streaming production system. With Wirecast Pro included alongside Gear’s custom-designed hardware, it’s a live event production switcher, live news production system, Facebook Live switcher and YouTube Live switcher – all in one box.
Each model of Wirecast Gear comes with Xeon Server architecture, up to five HD-SDI or four HDMI professional camera inputs and all the live video streaming production features of Wirecast Pro, the Stock Media Library*, NewBlue Titler Live Complete, and Switch Player, all in a compact, powerful hardware system.
Wirecast Gear offers a unique blend of performance, ease of use and affordability. Just plug in your cameras and start producing and streaming your professional events with the industry-leading turnkey video production system.
*with an active Wirecast support subscription
A fully configured, end-to-end live video production solution
With a durable and portable rack mounted design, Wirecast Gear is the perfect hardware for your permanent studio or for use on location. HDMI or SDI inputs, server-grade components and industry-leading XLR/TRS combo audio inputs make ingesting media into your production both reliable and easy.
With Wirecast Pro, the integrated Stock Media Library*, Switch Player and NewBlue Titler Live Complete preloaded into all Gear units, producing your live streams has never been more professional, polished or powerful. Create beautiful titles, draw from over 500,000+ unique media assets, and pull it all together with Wirecast Pro to create the perfect broadcast for your viewers, no matter the destination.
*with an active Wirecast support subscription
Encoding live streams can take a toll on a computer’s CPU, but not on Wirecast Gear. With hardware accelerated encoding, Xeon server architecture, a dedicated NVIDIA QUADRO graphics card*, multiple simultaneous encodes and 3rd party thermal testing, Wirecast Gear is ready for even the most demanding broadcasting schedules and workflows.
Not sure which product you need?
Wirecast Gear 310: With 4 HDMI capture ports for your consumer cameras, professional XLR/TRS combo audio inputs and full 60 FPS workflow capabilities, there is no better way to get your streams up and running. The 310 is perfect whether you are broadcasting from your church, high school, concert venue or more!
Wirecast Gear 320: Looking to up the ante just a bit? The Gear 320 offers all the perks of the 310 but with an SDI input upgrade for your professional camera setups. Perfect for sports broadcasts, live news shows or any production looking for that extra bit of professional polish using professional sources.
Wirecast Gear 420: If the top of the line experience is what you are looking for, the Wirecast Gear 420 is the tailor-made solution for you. With 5 HD-SDI inputs and 1 program output for confidence monitoring or sending to an external encoder, 4 simultaneous NVENC x264 encodes without affecting CPU usage and all of the features of a full-fledged Wirecast setup, Wirecast Gear 420 is the ultimate in turnkey broadcasting solutions.
Not sure which product you need? View our product comparison chart.
|FEATURES & SPECIFICATIONS||
Wirecast Gear 310
Wirecast Gear 320
Wirecast Gear 420
|Stream to Facebook, YouTube, Twitter or RTMP||✔||✔||✔|
|Facebook Live Social Media Comments||✔||✔||✔|
|Animated 3D Graphics and Titles||✔||✔||✔|
|Social media live comment creation (Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter)||✔||✔||✔|
|Live sports, data feed, custom clocks, scoreboards, templates||✔||✔||✔|
|Integrated Hardware Encoders||1||1||4|
|Baseband SDI output||–||–||✔|
|Graphics Card||Intel® UHD Graphics||NVIDIA Quadro®|
|Chassis (16.7” x 12” x 3.5”)||2RU Chassis, with convertible configuration for standard 19” rackmount or set-top box with feet included|
|Operating System||Microsoft Windows 10 Enterprise IoT LTSC 64-bit|
|I/O Configuration||4 HDMI ports
|4 SDI ports
|5 SDI ports
(Gear Capture + Blackmagic)
|Storage (in addition to system drive)³||1 TB (~20 hrs of HD video²)|
|Live video streaming production software||Telestream Wirecast Pro|
|Titling software for creating rich, animated title designs||NewBlue Titler Live Complete|
|Media utility software to play, inspect and make corrections to video||Telestream Switch Player|
AU$1660 / 3 years
|To get an even higher level of service and support from the people who understand Wirecast and Wirecast Gear best, GearCare provides the following support upgrades rolled up into a cost effective package that extends your protection for a full three years.||
|²Based on H.264 1080p 29.97fps medium quality. Higher or lower quality settings will affect total video storage.
³System drive is 250GB on all systems.