SKYLARK 1K mini

SKYLARK 1K mini is a portable and flexible multi-format recording and streaming system.

 

It offers local and network-based video capture for production and post-production. From 1 input to up to 3 input HD signals, content can be previewed, exported and edited on-the-fly together with a streaming output to YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Wowza or any RTMP or RTP/UDP distribution platform.

 

Broadcast devices control such as A/V routers or VTRs is also available with RS-232/422/485 interfaces, together with optional loudness control and audio boost on the signal feeds to simplify the toughest acquisition tasks.

Description

SKYLARK 1K mini is a portable multi-format recording and streaming system.

Increase the speed and accuracy of your media acquisition through advanced recording feed scheduling and control.
SKYLARK 1K mini offers local and network-based video capture for production and post-production. Up to three input signals for HD recording, allowing the preview, export, and edit on-the-fly of the content together with a streaming output to YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Wowza or any RTMP or RTP/UDP distribution platform.
Broadcast devices control such as A/V routers or VTRs is also available with RS-232/422/485 interfaces, together with optional loudness control and audio boost on the signal feeds to simplify the toughest acquisition tasks.

Features

  • Multi-Channel IP, SDI or HDMI
    SDI, HDMI, IP UDP / RTP Н.264 TS and RTMP configurations.
  • External Storage and Media Export
    Configure NAS appliances, including Avid storages, for collaborative editing workflows and greater capacity.
  • Live Streaming
    Simultaneous live streaming and recording of one video input port to YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Wowza or any OVP that supports RTMP or RTP/UDP protocols.
  • Multiple formats
    Recording hi-res and low-res profile formats are configurable by the user, enabling concurrent hi-res and low-res proxy copies. Record in ProRes, DNxHD, AVC-Intra, XDCAM or DVCPro among others.
  • VTR support & A/V routers
    Control Sony and Panasonic VTRs as well as A/V routers such as Ross Video, BlackMagic Design, Kramer, Evertz, Imagine Communications, Grass Valley, VikinX, and more via IP protocols or serial interfaces.
  • Growing File Recording
    Contents are available for search, viewing, and editing after seconds the recording starts. Enabling instant
    search, preview and editing of low-res proxy and hi-res media.
  • Preview and QC
    Preview content with player and SOM/EOM trim media or playlist exports for 3rd-party systems.
  • Low-res NLE Option
    LiveCut NLE client enables low-res editing from any SKYLARK 1K mini available in the local area network.

Specfications

SYSTEM
ProcessorsHexa-core @3.4 GHz or Octa-core @3.2 Ghz
Memory8GB to 32GB
OS Drives256GB M.2 (PCIe Gen3 x4) SSD
Media Storage4 TB to 56TB RAW, 2TB to 28TB effective in RAID 1/10.
OSWindows 10 64 bit
Dimensions (HxWxD)19.7 x 19.5 x 26.3 cm
Power SupplyAC 100–240V input and 250 Watts output power
BROADCAST I/OГ
SDI InputsГ3G SDI ST 424M and ST 425M-AB
1.5G SDI ST 292M
SD SDI ST 259M
HDMI InputГHDMI 2.0a
IP I/OUDP/RTP/RTMP over IP
IP OutputRTMP over IP
Video FormatsSD: 625i 25 f/s, or 525i 29.97 f/s
HD: 1080i 25 or 29.97 f/s, 720p 50 or 59.94 f/s
3G HD: 1080p 50 or 59.94 f/s
Audio Inputs8 pairs embedded per I/O channel
Audio Processing16, 20, or 24-bit PCM, 48kHz.
Time CodeNTP client over Ethernet
LTC in option
MEDIA FILE FORMATS
File ContainersAVI
MOV
MP4
MXF D-10/OP1A
RAW DV/DIF
MPEG PS/TS
MPG
HD CodecsDVCPro HD 100
HDV 25
XDCAM EX 25/35, XDCAM HD 18/25/35
XDCAM HD 422 50
AVCHD
MPEG-2, MPEG 2 422 700Kbps-100Mbps
H.264, H.264 422 200Kbps-100Mbps
DNxHD 120 and 185
ProRes HQ, ProRes, ProRes LT, ProRes
Proxy, ProRes 4444
SD CodecsDVCAM 25 Mbps, DVCPro 25/ 50
XDCAM IMX-30/40/50
AVCHD up to 24 Mbps
MPEG-2, MPEG 2 422 700Kbps-30Mbps
H.264, H.264 422 200 Kbps-20Mbps
ProRes HQ, ProRes, ProRes LT, ProRes
Proxy, ProRes 444
Uncompressed audio16 bit PCM, 24 bit PCM, ADPCM
Audio CodecsMPEG-1 Layer II and Layer III, Dolby AC-3, ACC, Ogg Vorbis
Closed Captions1Extraction CEA-608, CEA-708 and Teletext to SRT
Pass-through ANC data
Aspect Ratio Conversion1Box, Crop and Letter. Manual or AFD2 enabled

ГBroadcast I/O depends on license and hardware configurations.
1Depending on video board support of ancillary data.

Resources

DATASHEETS
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