Epiphan Webcaster X2

Category: SKU: ESP1382

$US 299.95

Webcaster X2, a dedicated hardware encoder for live streaming, enables creators on YouTube, Facebook Live, and more to create high-quality live content directly from their camera or any HDMI source. Pair your device once with your accounts and it remembers your settings for all future streams.

 

Description

Epiphan Webcaster X2 is a dedicated encoder designed from the ground-up for YouTube and Facebook Live content creators!

  • Create a high-quality audio video live stream for Facebook Live, YouTube, and more.
  • Stream audio and video from cameras, mixers, displays, switchers over Ethernet or Wi-Fi to your live audience
  • Pick from Facebook destinations like your Timeline, Events, Groups, and Pages, or from YouTube Stream Now and scheduled events.
  • Perfect for weekly shows, single live events, and continuous 24×7 live streams
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Video inputsConnectors(1) HDMI
Input resolutions720p (30 or 60 Hz / fps)
1080p (30 or 60 Hz / fps)
*only these input types are supported, interlaced signals and other frame rates not supported
Audio inputEmbedded HDMI audio at 44.1 kHz and 48 kHz (firmware 2.5 or higher needed for 48 kHz support)
Local video outputConnectors(1) HDMI out with audio for local video display or confidence monitoring
Audio outputEmbedded HDMI audio
Streaming outputDestinationYouTube, Facebook Live, Twitch, Switchboard Cloud, Blue Frame. BabyFlix (choose one)
CodecH.264
Video bit ratesDefault: 2000 kbps,
Configurable: 1000 kbps, 2000 kpps, 3000 kbps, or 4000 kbps Note: By default each Webcaster X2 you connect to your network needs a constant uplink bandwidth of up to 2 Mbps. You can use popular internet speed tests to determine the peak bandwidth you have available, but be cautious with this value as other people and devices, including voice over IP phone systems, can use a significant portion of your available uplink.
Key frame interval2 s
Max frame rate30 fps
Color space4:2:0
Output frame sizeDefault 720p at 30 fps (1280×720), supports up to 1080p at 30 fps (1920×1080)
Audio encodingAudio codecsEncoderBitrateSample frequencies
AAC128 kbps44 kHz
Network interfacesConnector(1) Ethernet RJ45
Wi-Fi2.4 GHz 802.11 b/g/n
StreamsNative YouTube Live and Facebook Live integrations, Twitch, and AV Studio
Storage
(with AV Studio only)
ExternalV30 or U3 class microSDHC card with a minimum of 4 GB available capacity (user supplied - default)
Tested microSDHC cards
SanDisk Extreme
Samsung EVO
FAT32 formatted USB 3.0 memory stick (user supplied)
Internal12 GB
AdministrationFront panel LCD screen
HDMI OUT port for HDMI monitor support for additional configuration
3 USB ports for USB mouse, keyboard, and BETA USB camera feature
Note: the AV, TF (SD card), and Optical audio ports on Webcaster X2 are not used
Product dimensions4.625″ × 4.875″ × 1″ (117 mm x 124 mm x 25 mm) plus antenna
Max operating temperature35°C
Product weight0.6 lbs (0.272 kg)
Country of originMade in China
What's in the box(1) Webcaster X2
(1) WiFi antenna
(1) HDMI cable
(1) Ethernet cable
(1) 5 VDC, 3 A universal AC/DC power adapter
  • Webcaster X2
  • HDMI cable
  • Ethernet cable
  • Power cable
  • Quick start guide
  • Update firmware card

Webcaster X2 - What's included