Simulcast with ClearCaster
ClearCaster allows you to simulcast beyond Facebook Live to Wowza Streaming Cloud, ensuring you can reach audiences wherever they watch.
Highest Quality on Facebook Live
The only way to broadcast crystal-clear 1080p to any page on Facebook Live.
Easily encodes 360° and VR video to create breathtaking experiences for viewers.
Includes x264 for encoding high-quality, Facebook Live HD video and is VP9 and H.265-ready.
Access to the premium transcoding tier of Facebook Live for publishing via two additional output renditions (1080p and 144p) and support for up to 60fps video.
*Firmware Upgradable to 4K
Built for Professional Productions
Remotely manage ClearCaster through Wowza ClearCaster Manager, including the ability to start/stop streams, adjust settings, configure redundancy and many other features.
The only way to create frame-accurate starts for your live broadcasts and a VOD asset that starts playing immediately.
Rack-mountable Facebook Live Encoder with 6G SDI input for seamless compatibility in your high-end, multiple camera production workflows.
Fine-tuned encoding for high-motion video enables you to execute your streaming workflows with encoding that's designed for 60fps content.
Bulletproof Reliability & Redundancy
Ensure end-to-end redundancy—including power, encoding, network and ingest points—with automatic fail-over from multiple ClearCasters.
Real-time communication of stream health data and automatic adjustment of encoding settings, thanks to the deepest integration with Facebook’s persistent API.
New health monitoring metrics include real-time bitrate performance both coming out of the appliance as well as being ingested into Facebook.
Ensure the best quality and highest reliability on Facebook Live without repetitive, manual setup or the need for highly technical resources.
Titling and Graphics
ClearCaster integrates with any browser-based media source to add professional production and branding to your broadcast.
Insert custom-designed graphics, polls, comments and more into your streams to reflect your brand identity.
Vidpresso is Wowza’s recommended third-party tool for adding graphic overlays to your Wowza ClearCaster broadcasts
Receive a free standard graphics package when using Vidpresso with your Wowza ClearCaster.
|A/V Inputs||1 x 6G SDI/HD/Ultra HD, or
1 x HDMI 2.0a
|Supported Capture Input||Up to 2160p30, 4k (interlaced video supported)|
|A/V Outputs||2 x HDMI|
|Encoding||Video: 1080p30 and 1080p60 (VP9 ready)
AAC @ 48KHz
Auto configure redundant encoders
|Streaming||Auto configuration with Facebook Live
Second Stream available to simulcast via Wowza Streaming Cloud
|Network||1 GB Ethernet|
|Display||Built-in LCD screen with button controls|
|Power||200W internal power supply|