VeCASTER HD H264 - HDMI IPTV Streaming Encoder – Pro Video Instruments

VeCASTER HD H264 - HDMI IPTV Streaming Encoder

$685.00 Regular price $759.00

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VeCASTER-HD-H264  single channel HDMI Video To IPTV Professional HD 1080P H264 IP Streaming Encoder


  • Distribute any HDMI Full HD Video DIRECTLY to unlimited Smart TVs, Mobile Phones, Tablets, PCs, IP Box

  • IPTV Over Lan - WiFi - Internet

  • Plays Directly on Any Smart TV - Add More VeCASTER units for More Channels

  • Change Channel on TV Via TV Remote Control

  • Built-In Streaming Server to stream directly to hundreds of simultaneous Player in multicast

  • Can also stream unicast to internet, direct or via any server such as your Youtube Channels, Wowza,  Akamai and others

  • 4 streams from the same HDMI input each selectable as full size or scaled, as well to the wanted encoding bitrate and streaming protocol and format, to serve multiple type of devices at same time with one encoder such as Mobile phones, tablets, smart TVs, Computers, hardware decoders, set top boxes, all at same time with best perfect quality and minimum network bitrates

  • Each stream can add Logos and texts

  • Simultaneous Live Out in M3U HLS RTMP UDP HTTP RTP RTSP - h264 - Mpeg1L2 / AC3 / AAC Audio Encoding

  • Compatible to any network, any switch, ,unmanaged or managed, wifi router, and internet direct streaming via your own internet modem.



The VeCASTER-HD-H264 is a professional Single channel HDMI To IPTV Live Streaming hardware video encoder, ideal solution for any professional HDMI to IP Streaming Live video distribution over any IP network, delivering perfect Full HD quality and completeness of features so the stream can be watched on any player device such as IPTV Boxes, Direct on Smart TVs by installing their iptv app, any smart phone, any tablets, direct to web browsers play in html5 without need to install any plugin, VLC, over Lan Wifi Wan Internet.

HDMI to IPTV Live Streaming H.264 IPTV Hardware Encoder

 Real Time Hardware H.264 IP Video Encoder, HDMI Licensed, 480i / 720p / 1080i / 1080p Full HD Streaming Server, Mpeg2 AAC AC3 Audio Encoding
Built-In Simultaneous M3U8, HLS, HTTP, RTMP, RTSP SAT IPTV Streaming Server, Four Scalers and Multi-Rate per each channel, Logo Inserters

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Technical Specifications:


  • Power 100-240 VAC 50/60 Hz, 10W max. 5W Typical via external pro power adapter with secure screw-lock
  • Cooling Fan-Less / Noiseless
  • Temperature/Humidity +32 F° to +115 F° (0 C° to +46 C°) / 10% to 80% non-condensing
  • Vibration NSTA 1A in carton
  • MTBF 55,000 hours
  • Compliance FCC Class A, IEC60065, EN61000, CE, RoHS, RCM C-Tick
  • Enclosure Type EMI Shielded Metal
  • Stand-Alone Mounting Stand-Alone with side mounting Ears
  • Rack Mounting Up to 15 VECASTER unit can be installed using our optional Rack Bars in a 4RU Rack Space
  • Enclosure Dimensions Total with side ears W 6.5"(164mm) x D 6.7"(170mm) x H 1"(26mm)
  • System Weight 0.6 lbs. (250 grams)
  • Carton Dimensions (Individual) W 9.5"(241mm) x D 13"(330mm) x H 4.7"(119mm)
  • Shipping Weight 2.2 lbs. (1 kg)
  • Warranty 5 years
  • Reliability Pro Modular Design - 24/7 Operation
  • System Maintenance Modular Design allows on-site replacement of any encoder without removing the system from site


  • Remote Control Via PC and web interface via secure login
  • Simple Setup Simple configuration via Login-Protected Web Interface and intuitive windows
  • IPTV Networks Built-In IPTV Server to drive directly any LAN, WIFI, INTERNET, with M3U8, HLS, RTMP, HTTP, UDP, RTSP,SAT
  • HDMI Inputs Licensed HDMI inputs compatible to any HDMI Video source
  • Multi-Units Multiple units can be used on the same network for more channels, by simply configuring different IP Addresses per each unit


  • HDMI 1 port of Licensed HDMI input - compatible to any HDMI Video Source up to 1080p resolution
  • HDMI Version Compatible to any HDMI source including HDMI 2.0 ( Max input resolutions 1080p 60 )
  • EDID Control Advanced EDID Auto control compatible with any HDMI Video source
  • AUTO Detection Auto frame-rate input switching
  • CC Closed Caption Digital In-HDMI CC video pass
  • Video Resolutions 480i / 480p / 576i / 576p / 720p / 1080i / 1080p ( AUTO EDID or Selectable SCALER)
  • Sub Resolutions and PC Resolutions are also supported on both HDMI Inputs and the Target Encoding
  • Frames Ratio 1 to 60 FPS selectable stream by stream
  • Aspect Ratios 16:9 / 4:3 / Film mode detection (3:2 pull-down)



  • HDMI AUDIO Any HDMI Embedded Digital Audio



  • Built-In Broadcast HD Color Bars Test Pattern Generator for plug 'n play installations and input signal lost detection

  • Color Bars test can be replaced with the installation Logo so it will show the logo when No-Video is feed to the encoder



  • Encoder Video Profile - MPEG4 H.264 base profile / main profile / high profile - any level
  • 4 independent Encoded streams from the same HDMI input adjusting scaling, frame rate, logos, etc per each
  • Each of the 4 encoded version of the HDMI input can stream multiple different protocols at the same time, each defining its own ip and port service address.
  • Unused streams can be turned off / disabled
  • Encoding Mode Interlace & Progressive encoding support
  • Broadcast-Grade multi-layer motion estimation encoding for very High video quality and the lowest bitrates
  • Advanced video processing control to adjust any video source to perfection video quality, including Noise reduction and Resolution changing
  • Encoding In-Out Latency <50 milliseconds HDMI input to IP out in udp mode - Excluded player buffering
  • Traffic Shaping Selectable Triple Motion Estimation Look-Ahead Statistical Variable Bitrate or Constant Bitrate
  • Video Encoding Data Rates VBR Variable, 64Kbps 15Mbps per channel
  • Color Profile 4:2:0 Broadcast Grade Sampling
  • GOP Size 15
  • PCR Precision Broadcast-Grade Accuracy
  • Protocols includes HTTP / UDP / RTMP / RTSP / HLS - unicast & multicast also simultaneously. 


  • 1 stereo audio input embedded with HDMI connector
  • Audio encoding format is selectable as:
    - Dolby Digital® (AC-3) - Encoding rates from 56 kbps to 640 kbps
    - MPEG-1 Layer II Audio Encoding Standard Encoding rates from 32 kbps to 384 kbps
    - AAC Advanced Audio Coding ( include High Efficiency profiles )
    - MP3 Audio Encoding
  • Audio Video Sync Automatic Audio Video frame by frame synchronization with Time Stamp


  • PIDs Numbering Full Control to match any specific Network Provider or application Needs
  • Descriptors Full Control to set Programs Names / Network / Provider


  • Web-Interface accessible via the same network port via secure user/password login
  • Compatible with any firewall to add an extra layer of security when used on public network, so the management ip/port is not accessible, in any case, from the public network