Teradek has announced the Prism, a 4K HEVC encoder/decoder solution for broadcast, live production, and Pro AV applications.
Prism is the first of a brand new line of codecs that will revolutionize professional IP video workflows. With room for up to 9 blades in a 2RU chassis, Prism can encode or decode up to 4Kp60 video with stunning 10-bit 4:2:2 image fidelity. Each blade also supports up to 8-channels of audio and is capable of 4 simultaneous 1080p60 video feeds.
- 4K / UHD encoding / decoding at up to 60 fps
- HEVC / H.264 compression
- 10-bit, 4:2:2 image quality
- 8-channels of audio per card
- Optional redundant network and power options
- Up to 4 simultaneous 1080p60 encoders per card
- Genlock input
- SRT and Zixi ready
Prism offers the flexibility and scalability required by broadcast and enterprise customers operating on the cutting edge. The system’s redundant power and network connections ensure mission-critical reliability in challenging environments, while a Genlock input offers frame sync on decoder outputs. Prism supports many common streaming protocols (MPEG-TS, RTP, RTMPS, etc..), in addition to SRT and Zixi. A software update will enable support for remote production workflows (REMI) in the near future.
Pricing & Availability
The Prism is available in either 1RU or 2RU models. Encoder & decoder cards are added separately.
1 RU (3 card) Chassis:
2 RU (9 card) Chassis:
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