Epiphan Pearl™ is a production video switcher with live streaming and recording.
Use the built-in scaler and video mixer to create custom picture in picture layouts from up to four HD video sources including web cams and IP cameras. Record your videos while simultaneously streaming four 1080p video streams at 30 fps.
Capture 4 HD sources at once
With built-in support for SDI (3G-SDI, HD-SDI, SD-SDI), HDMI™, DVI, USB video, and VGA, Pearl can capture just about any video source you have. Audio capture is supported over HDMI and SDI and through stereo TRS audio jacks.
Web cameras now supported!
Connect your USB webcam to the back of Pearl and control the settings though the Web UI!
Choose the model that suits your needs.
Switch video sources live
Pearl is a video mixer! Use the touch screen or the web UI to preview and change the live content. Changes are reflected immediately in your video stream and on displays connected to Pearl’s video output ports.
Stream to viewers everywhere
Stream to local viewers using browsers or media players or use Pearl’s multi-publishing CDN integration to share with a large audience. You can even stream to Smart TVs and set-top boxes, and have multiple different 1080p streams at 30 fps – all from one Pearl!
Monitoring and switching made easy
Simple to use monitoring and live switching between sources or layouts using Epiphan Live, a control interface designed for touch screen devices. Control your streaming and recording from any mobile device or computer on your local network.
Be confident about quality
Use Pearl’s touch screen to scroll through your channels to monitor what’s being captured, streamed and recorded. Monitor audio using the front-mounted 3.5 mm audio jack and on-screen VU meter.
Custom layout builder
Use the web UI to arrange your video sources into custom layouts
- Crop and resize up to 4 video sources to create completely custom layouts (including picture in picture)
- Add images including backgrounds and transparent pngs for overlays
- Include date, timestamping or other text
Keep your recordings safe
With up to 1 TB of storage, Pearl can hold hundreds of hours of HD recordings. You can also configure automatic file transfer to a local USB drive or to a network drive using SFTP, FTP, RSYNC, SCP or CIFS.
Output video to local displays
Show content to front of house or send it to a larger confidence monitor with Pearl’s two video output ports. Configure to show any input source or any channel at up to 1080p.