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Cerevo USA LiveShell Video Streaming Device

B&H # CECDPLS01 Mfr # CDP-LS01
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You Pay: $229.99
Product Highlights
  • Stream Live Video to the Web
  • USTREAM Compatible - No PC Required
  • AV, HDMI & USB Interfaces
  • Stereo Microphone Input
  • Independently Adjustable Volume Control
  • Works with Wired or Wireless Networks
  • Compact, Portable & Battery Powered
  • Integrated Tripod Mount
  • NTSC & PAL Compatible

The compact, portable Cerevo LiveShell is battery powered USTREAM compatible device. It allows you to stream live video to the Web without using a computer. The device features HDMI, USB and composite AV interfaces, as well as a stereo microphone input. It can connect to the Web via 802.11 b/g/n WiFi or via Ethernet. The LiveShell supports streaming video in 704 x 528 resolution at 1.5 Mbps.

Once you set up an account on Cerevo's website, you can plug the LiveShell into your camera or camcorder and start streaming your footage live to the Web. With three AA batteries, you can stream up to three hours of video. However, an AC adapter is included as well. You can manage your videos through the Cerevo website via computer or smartphone.

Stream video live to the Web
HDMI, composite AV and USB interfaces
Stereo microphone input with independent volume control
Supports 704 x 528 resolution live streaming at 1.5 Mbps
USTREAM compatible - no PC required
Also works with Niconicolive, and RTMP servers
Connect to Web via Ethernet or WiFi
Battery or AC powered
Network Connections WLAN 802.11 b/g/n WiFi
LAN 10/100 Base-T Ethernet (RJ-45)
Broadcasting Resolution 4 CIF (704 x 528 pixels) @ 1.5 Mbps
Video Inputs HDMI x 1
Composite AV x 1 (NTSC/PAL)
USB Power USB x 1
Mini USB x 1 (AC adapter connection)
Audio Inputs HDMI x 1
Stereo microphone / Line in x 1 (independent volume control with broadcasting done after internal mixing)
Power Supply 3 x AA batteries
AC adapter
Operating Time Batteries: approx. 3 hrs
AC adapter: 24 x 7 continuous use
Dimensions (WxHxD) 2.7 x 1.0 x 4.7" (6.8 x 2.6 x 12.0 cm)
Weight 3.8 oz (108 g)
Cerevo USA LiveShell Video Streaming Device
  • AC Adapter
  • Mount Shoe
  • AV-IN Cable
  • WiFi Adapter
  • HDMI-to-HDMI Mini Cable with 23.6" (60 cm) Right Angle & Set-Up Cable
  • 1-Year Limited Warranty
  • REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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    Cerevo USALiveShell Video Streaming Device
     
    4.3

    (based on 11 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (5)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (5)

    • 3 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 2 Stars

       

      (1)

    • 1 Stars

       

      (0)

    100%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Easy to use (8)
    • Interfaces well with camcorder (6)
    • Lightweight (6)
    • Well built / quality (3)

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Shooting outdoors (5)
      • Travel (4)
        • Reviewer Profile:
        • Tech savvy (6)
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No (9)

      Most Liked Positive Review

       

      Huge leap forward in live streaming

      For several years I've worked to build a hardware system to live stream soccer. The Liveshell by Cerevo is it. Dependent only on a Hotspot connection to the Internet, this small and lightweight...Read complete review

      For several years I've worked to build a hardware system to live stream soccer. The Liveshell by Cerevo is it. Dependent only on a Hotspot connection to the Internet, this small and lightweight device gives you robust and smooth streaming to Ustream. Loaded with features, including web access, Liveshell supports direct connectivity between camera and Internet. No need for a laptop, adapters, or tons of wires.

      Check it out.

      VS

      Most Liked Negative Review

       

      Extra steps required to work with live s

      The device is designed primarily for Ustream, it will work with other providers like EliteLiveBroadcasting.com with several time consuming adjustments.
      It has to be less than 15 feet away from the router...Read complete review

      The device is designed primarily for Ustream, it will work with other providers like EliteLiveBroadcasting.com with several time consuming adjustments.
      It has to be less than 15 feet away from the router if you use it wirelessly or it will buffer every 5 seconds.
      It will NOT work properly with hd camcorders set at 720p or higher. I love the concept but it still needs more work.

      Reviewed by 11 customers

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      5.0

      Works great - fast setup

      By Filmmaker_joe

      from Florida

      About Me Film Professional

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy setup
      • Easy To Use
      • Lightweight

      Cons

      • Sd Only Signal

      Best Uses

      • Streaming Sd Video

      Comments about Cerevo USA LiveShell Video Streaming Device:

      I bought this device to replace a computer we were using to stream SD video. It is way more flexible than we need, with much more ability.

      I just plugged in the Ethernet and AV signal, went on the website and started streaming within the hour. If it gets knocked offline it just starts right back up.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

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      4.0

      Easy setup, got online quickly

      By Dmclean

      from Independence, Missouri

      Comments about Cerevo USA LiveShell Video Streaming Device:

      Easier than expected setup. Using Ethernet because wifi was not stable.

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      5.0

      Buy It

      By AthenaProductions

      from East Coast

      Comments about Cerevo USA LiveShell Video Streaming Device:

      Works great. I use it wth an ATEM studio with a Atlona adapter. Fantastic sub 720p unit. If you are at all serious about web streaming, get out your card and buy it.

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      (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Easy set up, ready to go!

      By Preacher Ron

      from Chillicothe, OH

      About Me Tech Savvy

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Good Interface With Camcorder
      • Improves Performance
      • Lightweight
      • Quality Construction

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Shooting Indoors
        • Shooting Outdoors
        • Travel
        • Upgrade

        Comments about Cerevo USA LiveShell Video Streaming Device:

        Compact, easy to set up and use. A lot easier than trying to use a converter and better video quality and smoother interface.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

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        4.0

        perfect for live streaming with ustream

        By jitu patel

        from stockbridge ga 30281

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Travel

          Comments about Cerevo USA LiveShell Video Streaming Device:

          Everything is grate but recommended battery life is one hour instead of three hour So kindly use the extended battery

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          • No

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          4.0

          Cerevo Worked Well

          By roguespierre

          from Los Angeles CA

          About Me Tech Savvy

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Good Interface With Camcorder

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Cerevo USA LiveShell Video Streaming Device:

              I used this product to stream to UStream. It worked well but there are some inconveniences. You must first create an account on the Cerevo site then link to ustream from there, this appears to be standard for this new wave of streaming wireless devices such as the Panasonic camcorder. I'm not thrilled with the manual but I also haven't spent much time reading it. On the plus side of that it was easy to get up & running.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

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              (2 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

               
              2.0

              Extra steps required to work with live s

              By pacificJumpers

              from Orange, CA

              About Me Tech Savvy

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Good Interface With Camcorder
              • Lightweight

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Shooting Outdoors

                Comments about Cerevo USA LiveShell Video Streaming Device:

                The device is designed primarily for Ustream, it will work with other providers like EliteLiveBroadcasting.com with several time consuming adjustments.
                It has to be less than 15 feet away from the router if you use it wirelessly or it will buffer every 5 seconds.
                It will NOT work properly with hd camcorders set at 720p or higher. I love the concept but it still needs more work.

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No

                Share this review

                (4 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                4.0

                What a great little device!

                By mkjulie

                from Fremont, CA

                About Me Parent

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Lightweight

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Live Streaming

                  Comments about Cerevo USA LiveShell Video Streaming Device:

                  I wanted to stream some of my training events of the internet and first used the AirSync HD wireless transmission kit and the IntensityPro HDMI editing card to connect my camcorder. Had major compatibility issues with the Intensity Pro and had to purchase more than one, and ultimately custom build a, new computer in order to get it to work. During the interim, I purchased this Cerevo LiveShell as a Plan B and it has become my Plan A! I am returning the IntensityPro and wireless system. If I started with the LiveShell, I would have saved SO much money and I wouldn't have needed to custom build a new computer to make it work! The streaming quality is just as good, if not better, AND I am mobile with this solution and can stream places other than that one location where the "system" is - no system needed, just your camcorder, WIFI and this device! I would have rated it 5 stars except that it was a little complicated to initially set-up but still worth it.

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                  • No

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                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  4.0

                  Good product for specific needs

                  By Robert

                  from Cayucos, CA

                  About Me Occasional broadcaster, Tech Savvy

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy configuration
                  • Easy To Use
                  • Good Interface With Camcorder
                  • No PC required

                  Cons

                  • Only puts out flash codec

                  Best Uses

                  • Home Movies
                  • Shooting Indoors
                  • Shooting Outdoors

                  Comments about Cerevo USA LiveShell Video Streaming Device:

                  Works well, configuration is straightforward. Dashboard browser works as described. Very reliable so far. Response from Cerevo engineers with configuration questions was prompt given the time difference - usually takes one day. Only possible issue for some may be that it only puts out flash codecs, and can't be configured for html 5 delivery to ios devices at this time

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                  • No

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                  (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  I would buy this product again

                  By Marco Z

                  from Miami

                  About Me Aspiring Film Maker, Tech Savvy

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Good Interface With Camcorder
                  • Lightweight
                  • Quality Construction

                  Cons

                  • Battery time

                  Best Uses

                  • Shooting Outdoors
                  • Travel

                  Comments about Cerevo USA LiveShell Video Streaming Device:

                  beautifull portable encoder that stream via wifi or wired directly to ustream youtube and others.
                  you can fine tune video and audio parameters.
                  you can easily stream video content from live location.

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                  • No

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                  (7 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Huge leap forward in live streaming

                  By KC_Dad

                  from Redmond, WA

                  About Me Parent, Tech Savvy

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Good Interface With Camcorder
                  • Improves Performance
                  • Lightweight
                  • Quality Construction
                  • Unique and groundbreaking

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Shooting Outdoors
                    • Streaming live events
                    • Travel

                    Comments about Cerevo USA LiveShell Video Streaming Device:

                    For several years I've worked to build a hardware system to live stream soccer. The Liveshell by Cerevo is it. Dependent only on a Hotspot connection to the Internet, this small and lightweight device gives you robust and smooth streaming to Ustream. Loaded with features, including web access, Liveshell supports direct connectivity between camera and Internet. No need for a laptop, adapters, or tons of wires.

                    Check it out.

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

                    Share this review

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