Mediasite Mini Recorder vs Pearl Nano

Trying to decide between the Mediasite Mini Recorder and the Epiphan Pearl Mini? Researching Mediasite Mini Recorder alternatives? See the table below for a detailed feature comparison.

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How does Pearl Mini compare to Mediasite Mini Recorder

Pearl NanoPearl Nano

Mediasite Mini Recorder
Video inputs2 ×simultaneously used inputs from:
1 × 12G SDI
1 × HDMI 2.0
1 × RTSP / SRT

1 × HDMI
Audio inputs2 × XLR / RCA
1 × USB 3.0
1 × 3.5mm
Encoding1 × SRT/RTSPa1x 1080p 60fps H.264 / H.265
1 × 4k 30fps H.264 / H.265
1 × 1080p
Video outputs1 × HDMI program
1 × HDMI passthrough
1 × HDMI program
1 × HDMI passthrough
Audio output port1 × 3.5 mm program1 × 3.5mm passthrough
StorageSD card
M.2 slot
Internal SSD
API integrationsRS232 and HTTP APIMediasite
Schedulingvia CMS integrationThrough Mediasite
Content Management System integrationKaltura
Automatic File Upload DestinationsFTP
Built in LCD2.2” Full color LCD for full motion preview and configuration
Enterprise grade security802.1x

The info in this table is current as of July 20, 2023. All info related to the Mediasite Mini Recorder was sourced from the Mediasite Mini Recorder product page on the Mediasite website, the product user guide, and the specifications sheets.

Pearl Nano

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The most reliable, perfect fit video encoding and streaming system that’s small in size and big on pro features.

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Heffel Fine Art Auction House

“Pearl Nano just works from the moment you turn it on to the moment you power it off. We had zero issues during the event.”

Goran Urosevic, Director of Information Services at Heffel

Pearl Nano delivers rock-solid encoding for virtual and hybrid events

J&B Production Company

“Pearl Nano had everything we needed. It was easy to set up and easy to navigate on the webpage end. It fit the price for what we needed and what we were doing at the time. We haven’t rented another encoder since we bought them.”

Ethan Johnson, President and Co-founder of J&B Production Company