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Streamstar SW 4.0

Introducing the NEW version of the world's most advanced live production and streaming studio SW

StreamstarSW 4.05

Streamstar® SW 4.0 - NEW FEATURES


 
New GUI
New GUI

The SW update version 4.0 is bringing an amazing redesigned GUI, maximized preview monitors, optimized controls for an even easier operation and a host of new features not found in any other product.

Smart PTZ
Smart PTZ Control

Advanced control of up to 6 PTZ cameras with multiple presets, creation of camera groups with presets and scenes with intuitive easy operation that will make your live production a lot of fun.

NDI IN/OUT
Media editing with IN/OUT points

Set playback in / out points for media files to quickly and non-destructively edit your media files from within the Streamstar software, and have them instantly available for playback without waiting or transcoding.

Freeze Frame in Replays
Freeze Frame in Replays

Freeze the replay playback and stop the action at the right frame to highlight an important moment in the game. A feature no other product offers and a great addition to Streamstars legendary and innovative replay system. The best in the business got even better.

NDI OUT
NDI output

Connect the Streamstar output to any NDI enabled device to get more from your existing workflow.

 

Multicasting
Multicasting

Simultaneously stream to multiple destinations, JVC VIDEOCLOUD, YT, FB, Daily Motion and others.

 

capture smarter

CAPTURE SMARTER

Streamstar SW offers maximal flexibility
accepting the widest range of inputs, video formats and supporting all major I/O device manufacturers.

  • HD-SDI Inputs
  • HDMI / DVI Inputs
  • IP Video Stream Inputs
  • All camera ISO recording
  • PGM and stream recording
  • JVC streaming cameras integration
  • External desktop capture with keying
  • Unlimited media library
  • Instant media playback - no transcoding
  • Multisystem PAL/NTSC

 

Supported I/O devices

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PRODUCE FASTER

Powerful Production Tools
clear operational logic and streamlined workflows provide the greatest creative freedom and flexibility.

  • Switching - Mixing modes with automation
  • Replays and Slow Motion on all cameras
  • Dynamic replay camera switching
  • Sequential replay playback
  • Replay playlists
  • Variable speed replays playback
  • Replays Lead-in/out animations
  • Monetisation of commercial content
  • Individual replay camera favorites
  • Replay naming and notes
  • 4 DSK/Graphics channels with transparency
  • Internal Character Generator
  • PIP screen layouts
  • Split screen layouts
  • Playlists playout system
  • JVC camcorders remote control over IP
  • Remote production capability
  • Audio mixer
  • Dual display support
  • Intercom and Tally lights integration
  • Scoreplus - Live Scores and Titles generator
  • Intuitive, ultra fast, touch-screen interface
  • Keyboard shortcuts
  • True 4:4:4:4 ARGB, video processing
Streamstar SW monitor

STREAM EASIER

Highest quality streaming
delivered to your clients with just a few clicks.

  • Built in H.264 encoder
  • H.264 encoding profile configuration
  • Full HD, RTMP streaming up to 1080p @ 10Mbps;
  • Simultaneous MPEG-TS streaming
  • HD-SDI output
  • HDMI output
  • Stream recording
  • Full HD internal recording
  • All camera ISO recording
  • Replays recording with audio
  • Popular CDNs and streaming platforms presets
  • Streaming profiles Save/Load

REPLAYS & SLOW MOTION

THE BEST IN THE BUSINESS
Streamstar is the only product on the market that includes a sophisticated, all camera Replays and Slow Motion system that is extremely powerful yet easy to use. It offers instant replays of all camera angles in variable framerate Slow Motion. This Streamstar's unique technology (patent pending) has no match in the industry and it makes the Streamstar SW an indispensable tool for any live sports production in particular.

Feature highlights:
  • Instant replays on all channels
  • Slow Motion playback
  • Variable framerate playback
  • Freeze frame in replay playback
  • Dynamic replay camera switching
  • Sequential replay playback
  • Instant replay playlists
  • Replay playback automation
  • Lead-In/Out Transitions
  • Audio in replays
  • No wipes in between replays switching
  • Ingest on/off automation
  • Superfast (0.5 sec.) replay capture
  • Replays recording for post-production
  • Replay names and notes
  • Individual replay camera favorites
  • Monetising system
  • Keyboard shortcuts

Streamstar REPLAYS & SLOW MOTION Tutorial


Streamstar REPLAYS & SLOW MOTION Workflow

JVC remote camera control

WORK REMOTELY

REMOTE CAMERA CONTROL
This unique feature allows the control of up to 6 remote JVC camcorders or PTZ cameras over IP directly from your Streamstar Software. Create camera presets, groups and group presets and automate your production. A whole new world of remote production possibilities is now at your command with Streamstar.

JVC camcorders and PTZ cams remote control features:
  • Tally light
  • Resolution & bitrate
  • Destination of IP video stream
  • Recording ON/OFF
  • Camera full/manual mode
  • Iris, Gain, Shutter, WB settings
  • PTZ camera control with presets
  • PTZ Groups creation with presets
  Download JVC Remote Workflow

EXTREME PERFORMANCE AS A SECOND NATURE

Streamstar® SW 3.5 FEATURES


 
Autocut
AUTOCUT

A great addition to Streamstar®’s legendary replay and media playback systems. It allows the user to select a camera to be switched automatically on exiting the replay or media playback.

Autocut
Countdown
MEDIA AND REPLAY COUNTDOWN TIMERS

To give users greater control and info about the playback status of media files or replays, countdown timers were added to clearly indicate the remaining media file or replay playback time.

Countdown
NDI
NDI INTEGRATION

NDI support with full transparency for external software or cameras was integrated. Streamstar SW is now fully compatible with any NDI enabled device which greatly expands it's range of various production applications.

NDI
Facebook LIVE
FACEBOOK LIVE SUPPORT

By popular demand of all Facebook streaming customers we added direct streaming to Facebook LIVE capability at a push of button.
 
 

Facebook LIVE
PTZ
PTZ CAMERA CONTROL

JVC PTZ cameras remote control over IP is fully integrated in the Streamstar SW. Up to 6 remote PTZ cameras can be operated from within the Streamstar SW GUI. A perfect, professional quality remote production solution.

PTZ

 

JVC VIDEOCLOUD
JVC VIDEOCLOUD

Direct integration of the most advanced online video platform. Superior live production tools are now integrated with the most advanced, feature-richest, online video and live streaming platform in the world.
 

JVC VIDEOCLOUD

 

Streamstar® SW 3.0 FEATURES


 
Dynamic replay camera switching
Dynamic Replay Camera Switching

Enables switching of individual camera angles during replay playback. It’s just like switching live cameras, but within one replay set and in slow motion.

Dynamic Replay Camera Switching

 

Sequential replay playback
Sequential Replay Playback

Play multiple camera angles within a replay set in sequence. Tap multiple replay camera buttons and the replays will play in sequence in that order.

Sequential Replay Playback

 

Replay playlists
Replay Playlists

Add individual camera replays to playlists to instantly create blocks of highlights or best scenes, ready to be fired up at any time.

Replay Playlists

 

Individual replay camera favorites
Individual Replay Camera Favorites

Mark individual camera replays as favorites, which improves orientation in large numbers of replays.

Individual favorites

 

Replay naming and notes
Replay Names and Notes

Add names and notes to replays for faster identification and easier orientation in the replays list.

Replay names and notes

 

Large replay preview
Large Replay Previews

Replay preview player size was significantly enlarged to give users better visual control and greater operational comfort.

Individual favorites

 

>MPEG-TS streaming
MPEG-TS Streaming

Simultaneously send MPEG-TS streams along with RTMP and SDI-OUT. This capability is greatly expanding the range of applications and remote production options of the system.

MPEG-TS Streaming

 

Character generator
Internal Character Generator

Create lower thirds, titles, subtitles, crawls, tickers and any kind of text objects. Ready to use graphic templates are provided.
 

Internal Character Generator

 

Graphics layers
4 DSK / Graphics layers

4 channels of DSK / GRAPHICS LAYERS with transparency are available to support the advanced graphics capabilities of the system. 1. LOGO - static or animated graphics to brand your production 2. OVERLAYS - static or animated graphics stored on the system 3. CG - Internal Character Generator output 4. INGEST - input from an external source, be it a laptop with Skype, a social media site, action camera or the output from SCOREPLUS, Streamstars live scoring, timing and titling software application.

4 DSK / Graphics Layers

 

JVC remote
JVC Camcorders Remote Control
IP Based Remote Production

Close collaboration of JVC and Streamstar resulted in a full integration of JVC camcorders functionality in Streamstar Live production software, featured in every Streamstar® product. Up to 6 JVC camcorders can be remotely controlled over IP, directly from the Streamstar® SW user interface. Their IP video stream output is used in Streamstar live production systems regardless of their location.
 

JVC Camcorders Remote Control

 

  Download v 3.0 NEW FEATURES PDF

Streamstar® SW 2.7 FEATURES



ISO recording
ISO recording

Streamstar now offers the ultimate quality recording of all camera signals in MPEG 2 Intra frame format with a load balance feature that allows to distribute the recording to any configuration of storage media.

New inputs
Wider range of IP inputs

Streamstar now supports the widest range of IP video signals.
RTMP, RTSP, HLS, UDP Unicast, UDP Multicast, all available to be used in live production.

Super fast replays
Super fast replays creation

The most powerful feature unmatched by any other product on the market - all camera replays are now ready to use in 0.5 second after capture.

Replays audio
Replays audio

Replays of all camera angles including audio are saved as A/V files for post-production.

No wipes in replays
No wipes in between replays

Whenever a replay is switched to another replay, no animation will be used as a transition. Only after a replay is finished or a live camera is switched, exiting the replay system, a lead-out animation will be used in the switch.

DVI on/off automation
DVI on/off automation in replays

External graphics inserted into Streamstar via the HDMI/DVI input (e.g. Scoreplus output) are automatically switched on/off by the replay playback, making the replay operation slick and effortless.

Shortcuts
Keyboard shortcuts

Many people like them so we made them. Frequently used features can be assigned to keyboard shortcuts for convenience, greater speed and ease of use.

HD-SDI out config
HD-SDI Out configuration options

If the Streamstar SW is used with complex computer system where multiple SDI Output cards are installed this new feature allows a selection of cards to be used and a custom configuration of the SDI Output.

H264 profiles
H.264 encoding profile configuration

To ensure a seamless compatibility with various CDNs and streaming service providers Streamstar now offers a choice of different encoding profiles.

FUNCTIONALITY

Streamstar SW

HD-SDI Input I/O device dependent
HDMI Input I/O device dependent
IP Video Stream Input 4
External Source Input with keying over HDMI / DVI / IP inputs I/O device dependent
HD-SDI Output I/O device dependent
GPU based HDMI Output (Multiview grid / PGM) I/O device dependent
HDMI Output (PGM) I/O device dependent
SDI/HDMI Embeded Audio I/O device dependent
Audio Monitor
USB/PCIe Audio Card Support
All Channel Replays
Slow Motion Replay Playback
Media - Unlimited Playback
Playlists Media Management System
Real time camera preview, Media, Graphics
Switching/Mixing/PIP/Split layouts
External Multi-screen Extended Screen output using HDMI Configurable to - full PGM / 4 Inputs Grid / All 4 Inputs + PGM
Graphics DSK - unlimited 4 layers of DSK with full transparency support
1.CG - Character generator; 2.Overlays - animations in .FLV or images in .PNG format; 3. Logo - .PNG or .FLV; 4. HDMI/DVI Input with keying
Internal Character Generator with Templates
Recording ISO recording of all cameras in MPGEG2 Intraframe
HD: MPEG2 @ 18 Mpbs or SD: MPEG2 @ 8 Mbps
Simultaneous Stream Recording H264/mp4 at Streaming Settings
Live streaming Up to 1080p @10Mbps
RTMP (H264 + AAC)
RTMP & MPEG-TS simultaneous output
Audio Mixer Integrated, full featured audio mixer with monitoring, videofollow, muting, peaking...
Supported Video Input Formats 720p25, 720p29.97, 720p30, 720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60, 1080p25, 1080p29.97, 1080p30, SD
Supported Media Playback Formats mp4, m4v, wmv, mpg, mpeg, ts, avi, flv
Video Processing Full 4:4:4:4 / ARGB / progressive video processing

SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

PLEASE NOTE: To ensure optimal results, a system running Streamstar SW, needs to meet certain requirements.
Therefore we highly recommend the following hardware configurations:

Standard PC

  • Intel Core i7 5820K CPU or similar 6-core porcessor (for up to 720p@50/60 fps streaming) or Intel Core i7 5960X CPU (for up to 1080p@25/30 streaming)
  • 16GB (4 x 4GB quad channel) DDR4, 2133 MHz RAM
  • Windows 7 Professional 64Bit OS
  • 128GB or higher SATA SSD – primary drive
  • 500GB or higher 7200RPM 64MB cache SATA HDD (SSD Recommended) – secondary drive
  • Video Card: EVGA , PNY or other brands GPU – GTX960 4GB Memory GDDR5 PCI Express x16 3.0
  • FULL HD Monitor with 1920*1080 resolution

HP Workstations

  • HP Z440,640,840 workstation or higher with Intel® Xeon® Processor E5 1650 v3 CPU (for up to 720p@50/60 fps streaming) or Intel® Xeon® Processor E5 1660 v3 CPU (for up to 1080p@25/30fps streaming)
  • 16GB (4 x 4GB quad channel) DDR4, 2133 MHz RAM
  • Windows 7 Professional 64 Bit OS
  • 128GB or higher SATA SSD – primary drive
  • 500GB or higher 7200RPM 64MB cache SATA HDD (SSD Recommended) – secondary drive
  • Video Card:
    EVGA , PNY or other brands GPU – GTX960 4GB Memory GDDR5 PCI Express x16 3.0
    or NVIDIA Quadro K2200 4GB Memory GDDR5 PCI Express x16 2.0
    or NVIDIA Quadro K4200 4GB Memory GDDR5 PCI Express x16 2.0
  • FULL HD Monitor with 1920*1080 resolution