Livestream Studio HD550 4K

Both compact and portable, the Livestream Studio HD550 4K is the perfect all-in-one live production professional switcher system.

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Livestream Studio HD550 4K

Livestream Studio HD550 4K has a unique portable body making it easy to set up wherever your event may be.

Effortlessly travel to your destination with your Studio HD550 in an easy custom carrying bag.

With the Studio HD550 4K in hand you will arrive on set ready for a full multi-camera production.

Livestream Studio HD550 4K also features virtual camera cropping and comes with Studio software.


Livestream Studio HD550 4K

Intersecting Design and Function

Distinctive design with a carrying handle ensures easy transport to and from productions

It also features 5 inputs and 1 output with full size HDMI and SDI connectors.

The 4K Edition also includes an all around upgraded hardware system including:

64GB RAM, 8 Core Intel i7 CPU (16 Virtual threads), Windows 10, 2TB SSD drive.

Includes Features of Livestream Studio

Users can connect to any camera type or choose from a range of wireless cameras.

Further, Livestream Studio offers frame-accurate switching, with up to 4 multi-view displays.

Allowing users to livestream Broadcast quality videos to any device and on multiple platforms.


Livestream Studio HD550 4K

Stream Live to Multiple Destinations

Producers can send a single stream from their encoder to multiple destinations at once.

A single stream can be shared to YouTube Live, Periscope, and Twitch simultaneously.

Producers can also simultaneously stream from Studio to Livestream and Facebook Live.

Remote Web Control

Control from any Chrome browser anywhere in the world, even on Android and Chromebook

Additional information

Weight19 lbs
Dimensions4.19 x 17.33 x 14.8 in
HD-SDI Inputs


NDI Input


NDI Output


Embedded Audio Input

5 Stereo or 40
audio inputs

Custom Carry Bag


Livestream Studio™ Keyboard


Media Sources

7 integrated digital media sources for video & graphics playback. 2 DDRs (video clip playback with built-in transcoder), 3 GFX (graphics), 2 Color Bars / Background Color

Remote Camera

10 x Remote camera module for ingesting video/audio over local WiFi or Ethernet network, downlinking streams, and Interviews via WebRTC.

Format Converter

Built-in broadcast quality format converter for every input with automatic format detection. Allows use of any camera and video source without matching video formats

Built-In Multiview

On-screen full field rate multiview of all live inputs, Preview, Program Out, GFX and DDR, Audio PPM overlay with peak hold feature on all inputs and outputs. Resizable layout allowing hiding of all controls to maximize multiview screens.

External Multiscreen

1x Extended Screen output using HDMI

Video Switcher/Mixer

Mixer & Effects Bank (M/E) with no upstream keyer. transitions : SMPTE Wipe, Cut & Fade (Auto transition with adjustable duration in frames, manual via on-screen T-BAR or keyboard shortcuts)

Graphics Downstream Key

3 x Graphics DSK (downstream key) channels. One channel for GFX1, one channel for GFX2 and onechannel for GFX 3. Independent or locked transition controls (fade/cut/wipe). Preview on multiview

Graphics & Titling

Load JPG or PNG files (full transparency support with PNG files). Add text (set position/font/size/color) over any loaded image file within the GFX1, GFX2 or GFX3

Video Clip Playback

2 Media Players – Eject/Load clip. Play Pause/stop. Audio/Video Scrubber. Timecode indicator. Seek to timecode. Mark In/Mark Out. Loop. Auto-play on transition


Up to 4 simultaneous isolated source recordings. MJPEG with uncompressed audio. Interlacing and timecode support. Full compatibility with Blackmagic Design Media Express and Adobe Premiere.

Recording Capacity

~40 hours at 1080i (Using 2 TB built in Hard Drive with recorder set to record at 100Mbps MJPEG AVI)

Live Streaming

HD live streaming via Gigabit/100/10 built-in Ethernet. Presets in up to HD 720p. Multiple simultaneous bit-rates, including mobile quality for playback over 3G on mobile devices (iPhone/Android). Integrated live streaming to Livestream or any other RTMP compatible service including Ustream, YouTube Live, Akamai, Wowza Media Server, Twitch.

Streaming Quality

Multiple simultaneous bit rates (up to 4k 30fps), including mobile quality for playback on iOS/Android mobile devices.

Streaming Destinations

Livestream, Facebook Live, Periscope, Ustream, YouTube Live, Akamai, Wowza Media Server, Twitch.

Audio Mixing

Integrated multi-channel audio mixer for internal and external audio sources, outputs, stream and headphones. Incorporated video switcher follow feature with audio crossfade support when fading two video sources.

Supported Formats


HD: 720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60, 1080PsF23.98, 1080p23.98, 1080PsF24, 1080p24, 1080PsF25, 1080p25, 1080PsF29.97, 1080p29.97, 1080PsF30, 1080p30, 1080i50, 1080i59.94 and 1080i60

SD: 625/25 PAL, 525/29.97 NTSC

Playback Media Formats

GFX: JPEG or PNG image files with transparency support. DDR: AVI MJPEG with uncompressed audio, DV Video, WMV (7/8/9), H.264 (.mov & .avi), MPEG4 Part 2 (.mov & .avi), MPEG4 V1/V2 (.mov & .avi), AAC, MP3

Record Media Formats

AVI MJPEG with uncompressed audio

Operating System

Windows 7 Professional (64 bit) or better

Built-in Display

Integrated 17” (1920×1200) HD LED LCD


Intel Core i7 6900K Broadwell-E 8-Core 3.2 GHz 20MB cache LGA 2011-v4 140W Desktop Processor

Graphics Card

NVIDIA GeForce GT 730


Samsung 850 EVO 2TB SSD


64GB DDR4 2133 MHz RAM


Video: 4:2:2, 10 bit Color (REC 601, REC 709) Audio: 48 kHz, 24-bitrEF IN/Genlock (Requires genlocking the two Blackmagic Design cards via two separate connectors)

Built-in Video Input/Output Cards

5 Blackmagic Design DeckLink Mini Recorder (PCI), 1 Blackmagic Design DeckLink Mini Monitor (PCI)

Built-in Network Interfaces

Dual Gigabit Ethernet (10/100/1000 Mb/s) and WiFi (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, supporting 2.4/5 GHz Dual-Band)


Carry-on bag, Power cable, Livestream Studio™ Keyboard, Mouse, Livestream Mousepad, Rubber Feet Blackmagic Design cards documentation and driver CD

Audio Monitoring (1/8”)


HDMI Inputs


Standard/High Definition SDI Output


Composite Input (BNC)


Composite Output (BNC)




S-VIDEO Output


Component Input


Component Output


Analog Audio (1/8”) Input


Analog Audio (1/8”) Output


Analog Audio (1/4”) Input


Analog Audio (1/4”) Output




AES/EBU Output


Additional AES/EBU OR Analog Audio Output