BoxCaster â HD Live Video Streaming Encoder MSRP Price : $499.00 Price : $299.00 Add to Watchlist Company: BoxCastStreamingMPN: BXC-HDSD2 SKU: BOX-BXC-HDSD2 Product tabsDescriptionBoxCast BoxCaster - HD Live Video Streaming Encoder The BoxCaster is an easy-to-use, powerful encoder that can stream up to 1080p. With a camera, the BoxCaster, the BoxCast Platform, an internet connection, and power, you can stream your events live to anyone, anywhere, watching on any device. It's the easiest way to stream professional quality video. The beauty of BoxCast is that itâs completely automated. Without the push of a button, the BoxCaster automatically turns on to capture your scheduled broadcasts. With no buffering or annoying ads, your viewers won't be distracted from your content. BoxCast automatically archives all of your events so you don't have to do any additional work. Plus, you can simultaneously stream your event to any destination, including Facebook Live, YouTube Live, and Twitch.Note: The BoxCaster must be purchased with a BoxCast Streaming Plan -------Stream with the BoxCast Platform The BoxCaster works seamlessly & exclusively with BoxCastâs reliable, scalable streaming platform. BoxCast is the only streaming company that has built its entire infrastructure from beginning to end, giving you unprecedented levels of compatibility. The BoxCast Platform offers acquisition, compression, cloud transcoding, archiving, video on demand, pay-per-view settings, and a scalable delivery infrastructure. BoxCast offers various plans to fit the needs of your organization: Live, Standard, Advanced, Advanced Plus.Broadcast to Multiple Destinations Simultaneously broadcast to your website, Facebook Live, YouTube and other RTMP destinations. The BoxCaster streams with minimal required bandwidth to the BoxCast Platform, which then streams to all desired destinations.Stream in High Definition The BoxCaster will accept video in up to 1080p/60fps via HDMI and stream up to 1080p/27fps.Automate Your Live Stream The BoxCaster starts automatically at the time you schedule it to, ensuring you never have to push a button to go live.Bring in External Audio Bring an audio feed from your sound board or other sources into your broadcast with the RCA Stereo Line In audio inputs.Wired or Wireless Internet Connect the BoxCaster to the internet with either a wired or wireless connection.Note: A wired internet connection is always recommended.Control from Dashboard or Broadcaster App Schedule, setup and manage all of your broadcasts from the web-based, responsive BoxCast Dashboard or BoxCastâs Broadcaster App for iOS.Portable Size The BoxCasterâs compact size allows it to travel with you wherever you are streaming.Streaming Plan Activation Upon purchase of a BoxCaster and a BoxCast Streaming Plan, an activation code will be emailed to you. Follow the instructions in the email to create your BoxCast account and start streaming. TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONSVIDEO INPUT 1x HDMI HD Video Input (480i to 1080p60) 1x Composite SD Video Input (NTSC/PAL) AUDIO INPUT Embedded Audio Input 2x RCA Stereo Line In Audio Input (48 kHz) VIDEO ENCODING H.264 high profile level 4.2 BACKHAUL PROTOCOLS BoxCast Flow: backhaul protocol providing adaptive recovery, content-aware forward error correction, encryption, link quality adjustment, and TCP/UDP diversity. AUDIO ENCODING AAC-LC audio compression SUPPORTED INPUT RESOLUTIONS 480p 29.97/30/59.94/60 525p 60 576p 25/50 720p 25/29.97/30/50/59.94/60 1080i 50/59.94/60 1080p 25/29.97/30/50/59.94/60 STREAMING RESOLUTIONS Up to 720p30 inputs encode at same resolution 720p60 input encodes 720p at 30fps 1080p60 input encodes 720p at 30fps 1080p30 input encodes 1080p at 27fps 1080i60 input encodes 1080p at 23fps STREAMING DESTINATIONS BoxCast Platform, including native players for web, mobile, AppleTV, and Roku Facebook Live YouTube Periscope Twitch Other RTMP Destinations ADDITIONAL CONNECTIONS USB Input for BoxCast Wireless Scoreboard Adapters 10/100BASE-T Ethernet Input NETWORK Ethernet: 10/100BASE-T port WiFi: 802.11agn Wifi with Beam Forming MIMO IP address assignment via DHCP Automatic Firmware Updates MINIMUM UPLOAD SPEED TO STREAM 480p30 â 1.5 mbps 720p30 â 3 mbps 1080p30 â 6 mbps POWER 12V DC Power Supply Included 5W to 10W nominal power consumption with USB accessories DIMENSIONS 4.34"W x 3.06"D x 0.94"H (11.02cm x 7.77cm x 2.38cm) WEIGHT Weight: 0.5 lbs (0.23 kg) BODY Rugged, plastic casing Slip-free, Dampening Rubber Feet CLIMATE Temperature: 0 to +70 C Humidity: 0% to 90% non condensing CONTROL Simple, 3 Light, No Button Interface Schedule & Setup Broadcasts from Responsive, web-based Dashboard or Broadcaster App for iOS Automated Start/Stop Scheduling Technical specificationsVideo Input 1 x HDMI (480i to 1080p60) 1 x Composite RCA (NTSC/PAL) Audio Input 2 x RCA stereo audio (48 kHz) Supports embedded audio Video Encoding H.264 high profile level 4.2 Backhaul Protocols BoxCast Flow: Backhaul protocol providing adaptive recovery, content-aware forward error correction, encryption, link quality adjustment, and TCP/UDP diversity. Audio Encoding AAC-LC audio compression Supported Input Resolutions 1080p at 25/29.97/30/50/59.94/60 fps 1080i at 50/59.94/60 fps 720p at 25/29.97/30/50/59.94/60 fps 576p at 25/50 fps 525p at 60 fps 480p at 29.97/30/59.94/60 Streaming Resolutions 1080p30 input encodes 1080p at 27 fps 1080i60 input encodes 1080p at 23 fps 1080p60 input encodes 720p at 30 fps 720p60 input encodes 720p at 30 fps Up to 720p30 inputs encode at same resolution Streaming Destinations BoxCast Platform, including native players for Web, mobile, AppleTV, and Roku Facebook Live YouTube Periscope Twitch Other RTMP destinations Additional Connections USB input for BoxCast wireless scoreboard adapters 10/100BASE-T Ethernet input Network Ethernet: 10/100BASE-T port Wi-Fi: 802.11agn Wi-Fi with beam forming MIMO IP address assignment via DHCP Automatic firmware updates Minimum Upload Speed to Stream 480p30: 1.5 Mbps 720p30: 3 Mbps 1080p30: 6 Mbps Enclosure Rugged, plastic housing; slip-free, dampening rubber feet Power 12 VDC power supply included 5-10 W nominal power consumption with USB accessories Operating Temperature 32 to 158°F (0 to 70°C) Humidity 0 to 90% non-condensing Dimensions 4.3 x 3 x 0.9" (11 x 7.8 x 2.4 cm) Weight 0.5 lb (0.23 kg) Packaging Info Package Weight 1.0 lb Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 6.3 x 4.8 x 2.4"