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          Matrox Monarch HD

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          Item #: 16637516
          Mfr. Part#: MHD/I
          Availability: Temporarily Out-of-Stock
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          • 1920 x 1080 Capture Resolution
          • MPEG-4 Digital Video Format(s)
          • Warranty: 2 Years

          Ordering Information

          Matrox Monarch HD is a small, easy-to-use video streaming and recording appliance designed for professional video producers who need to simultaneously stream a live event and record the master quality version for post-event editing. By separating the task of recording from streaming in a single integrated unit, Matrox Monarch HD ensures that the Content Delivery Networks (CDNs) are focused on delivering quality video to your audience while you control the quality of the archive.

          From any HDMI input source such as a camera or switcher, Matrox Monarch HD generates an H.264-encoded stream compliant with RTSP or RTMP protocols. While encoding the video at bitrates suitable for live streaming, Matrox Monarch HD simultaneously records a high-quality MP4 or MOV file to an SD card, a USB drive, or a network-mapped drive. Matrox Monarch HD is remotely controlled using any computer or mobile device with a web browser.
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          Actual Weight .70 lb(s)
          Compatibility Notes Ready to edit and upload with MP4 and MOV:
          Matrox Monarch HD gives the option of recording high quality H.264 video as MP4 or MOV files. These formats offer maximum versatility for use in any application. Upload a file to your own web server or to a Content Delivery Network (CDN) like YouTube. Alternatively, you can directly import the file into most creation tools without the need for file transcoding.

          Robust and practical design:
          Powerful and robust, Matrox Monarch HD offers simple, one touch stream and record pushbuttons, low power consumption, a locking power connector, and a fanless design. Matrox Monarch HD's HDMI output makes it easy to monitor what you are streaming and recording, regardless of whether the signal is received from a camera, a switcher, a signal convertor, or a computer. All eight channels of embedded audio can be passed from the HDMI input to HDMI output ports. Two channels of analog audio input with loopout are also available via 1/8" stereo jacks. Its design allows Matrox Monarch HD to be just as easily located on a desktop as in a rack–up to three units can fit in a single 1RU tray. The storage and button controls are conveniently located on the front of the unit while the power and I/O ports are found at the back.

          Easily Reach your Audience:
          Whether you’re providing live content to Adobe Flash or Wowza Media servers, to any of the popular CDNs, or directly to a computer or device found on a LAN, Matrox Monarch HD’s flexible video streaming protocols’ support is up to task. The Monarch HD is a certified “Works with Wowza” encoder allowing our users to benefit from enhanced integration with the Wowza streaming engine. As a certified encoder Wowza Manager can provide an XML file which contains the credentials required for the Monarch HD to easily connect to the Wowza Streaming engine. The Monarch HD also supports XML files generated for use with Flash Live Media Encoder. These files are often offered by CDNs to allow their customers to easily connect to their service. Both XML files are loaded into the Monarch HD using the Command Center, a web based UI. Finally, the Monarch HD can be configured to target only a handful of viewers using software based players such as VideoLAN’s VLC Player. This is particularly useful for remote viewing of content being recorded locally.

          Record to Anything:
          Matrox Monarch HD lets you select from a variety of recording media types. Use an SD card when a compact portable solution is required or a USB drive for long form recording. Alternately, a system drive on a computer found on the network may prove extremely useful if multiple individuals need to access the footage.

          The Monarch HD provides users the ability to create split files while recording. This is particularly useful when recording for extended periods of time. The user can enter a file length and Monarch HD will automatically split your recording into separate files, switching to a new file without losing a single frame. When loaded on an NLE timeline sequentially, they will playback seamlessly and can be exported as a single contiguous file.

          Regardless of how or where you store the footage, the record controls can be executed without affecting the streaming operations. High quality files will be available to create video assets to complement the live stream well after the event is completed.
          Connector 3.5mm audio, HDMI, Power, RJ-45, SD Card, USB Type A
          Connector Type Ethernet, HDMI, Power, SD Card, USB 2.0
          Contents Monarch HD, power supply, power cord, documentation
          Color Gray
          Physical Dimensions 1.2"h x 5.6"w x 4.3"d
          Ports/Connectors (2) USB 2.0 Type A
          (1) SD Card Slot
          (1) RJ-45 LAN
          (2) HDMI (in, out)
          (2) 3.5mm audio (in, out)
          (1) Power in
          Power Notes Supply: 100-240VAC, 50/60Hz
          Consumption: 15W (typ.)
          Returns Policy This product is subject to our return policy. Please see our complete return policy for details.
          Compliant Standards CE Class B, C-Tick, FCC Class B certified, VCCI
          UNSPSC 45111805
          Digital Video Capture Resolution 1920 x 1080
          Digital Video Format MPEG-4
          Warranty - Labor 2 Years
          Warranty - Parts 2 Years
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