Epiphan Video upgrades Pearl to make it a true video mixer

June 15, 2015

Pearl has already been astounding people with its compact size and extensive capabilities; with the introduction of live video switching, Pearl is doing what few people thought was possible.

Pearl showing live video switching controls and layoutsPALO ALTO, CA – June 15, 2015 – Epiphan Video, a leader in professional audiovisual capture, recording, and streaming products, announced today an important firmware upgrade for their popular all-in-one, portable recording and streaming system, Pearl. This upgrade, available later this week for all Epiphan Pearl owners, adds live video switching from the web UI and Pearl’s touch screen, elevating Pearl to the status of live production video mixer.

“We’re really pleased with this evolution of Pearl into everything you need to produce a high quality live video production,” said Mike Sandler, CEO. “Pearl has already been astounding people with its compact size and extensive capabilities; with the introduction of live video switching, Pearl is doing what few people thought was possible.”

In addition to the firmware release, Epiphan Video also announced a hardware refresh for Pearl. Pearl now ships with a front-mounted audio jack for audio monitoring while recording and streaming. Experience Pearl with the updated firmware and hardware at InfoComm 2015 in Booth 2385, June 17-19, in Orlando, Florida, where it is being showcased and demonstrated for the first time. If you can’t make it to InfoComm 2015 request a custom demo or get more information on Pearl.

Epiphan Video produces world-class, award-winning audio visual solutions to capture, scale, mix, encode, stream, record and play high resolution video including 4K UHD. Our customers include companies that specialize in live event production, education, healthcare, worship, manufacturing, usability, collaboration, security and transportation.

Epiphan’s field-proven product line includes live video production and video streaming systems, external USB-based video grabbers for capturing video and graphics from DVI, HDMI™, SDI and VGA sources and internal video capture cards. Our products are designed in North America and backed by rock-solid technical support.

Epiphan Video is a trade name of Epiphan Systems Inc., a privately owned company incorporated in 2003. Epiphan is based in Palo Alto, California, USA and Ottawa, Ontario, Canada with regional offices and a network of authorized channel partners and OEMs throughout the world. For more information, please visit www.epiphan.com.