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PRODUCTION BOT Switch 4 Portable Live Production Switcher and Control Surface Kit

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PRODUCTION BOT Switch 4 Portable Live Production Switcher and Control Surface Kit
Key Features
  • All-in-One DCI 4K Live Streaming System
  • Built-In 17.3" Screen, Removable Cover
  • 4 x SDI I/O, 4K HDMI Output, NDI Support
  • 500GB of Internal Storage, SSD Support
The Switch 4 Portable Live Production Switcher and Control Surface Kit from B&H is a suitcase-style, all-in-one live streaming system supporting up to DCI 4K resolution. It features a built-in 17.3" screen but can be expanded via DVI, HDMI, or DisplayPort outputs for multiviewer applications. Switch 4 provides four HD-SDI live inputs and four matching outputs as well as a 4K HDMI output. It can be used for live production, mobile editing, and as a DIT station. Other features include 500GB of internal storage and pre-installed vMix software. The compact tactile control surface features a T-bar and 12 backlit program, preview, and overlay buttons that work with the vMix interface. It has four downstream delegation buttons for quickly activating overlays, and it offers assignable function buttons that can be set to vMix shortcuts for customized control.
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By B&H Photo's

The Switch 4 Portable Live Production Switcher and Control Surface Kit from B&H is a suitcase-style, all-in-one live streaming system supporting up to DCI 4K resolution. It features a built-in 17.3" screen but can be expanded via DVI, HDMI, or DisplayPort outputs for multiviewer applications. Switch 4 provides four HD-SDI live inputs and four matching outputs as well as a 4K HDMI output. It can be used for live production, mobile editing, and as a DIT station. Other features include 500GB of internal storage and pre-installed vMix software. The compact tactile control surface features a T-bar and 12 backlit program, preview, and overlay buttons that work with the vMix interface. It has four downstream delegation buttons for quickly activating overlays, and it offers assignable function buttons that can be set to vMix shortcuts for customized control.

PRODUCTION BOT Switch 4

A switcher in a suitcase—the extremely portable Production Bot Switch 4 can be used as a live production studio, mobile editing station, or a DIT station. This powerful system comes preinstalled with vMix live streaming software. Cut cameras, run replays, integrate custom graphics, and record program and camera isos, all in one unit.

This switcher can be used in any broadcast environment, including 4K, supports varied frame rates as well as external audio over combo XLR-1/4" or 3.5mm. Stream output live to many popular streaming platforms such as Facebook, Periscope, and Twitch. While the Production Bot is ideal for a small footprint, the screen real estate can be expanded and populated with vMix's Multiview options. The Kit includes the Production Bot Switch 4 with 17.3" built-in screen, keyboard, mouse, and a rolling bag with telescoping handle—perfect for carry-on luggage.

UPC: 862307000448
PRODUCTION BOT Control Surface for Switch Systems

The Control Surface for Switch Systems from PRODUCTION BOT adds tactile controls and a traditional production switching interface to a Production Bot Switch 4, Switch 8, or any system running vMix software. The control surface has 12 backlit program, preview, and overlay buttons that work with the vMix interface. It also offers four downstream delegation buttons to quickly activate overlays, as well as a T-bar for smooth manual transitions between sources. For customized control, there are user-assignable function buttons that can be set to vMix shortcuts, including complex macro-styled trigger events. Included is a USB cable for control communication and charging.

NKK professional key switches, color-backlit with red, green, and amber LEDs that correspond to the status of the pre-assigned input
Powered using included 3.3' USB cable; low-latency communication
Twelve program, preview, and overlay buttons for input control
Four downstream key delegation buttons to activate inputs as overlays
Two assignable transition buttons to control vMix configured transitions at any rate including Cut, Fade, Zoom, Wipe, Slide, Fly, CrossZoom, FlyRotate, Cube, and CubeZoom
Easily accessible fade-to-black button fades out both output video and audio
Take button for instant cuts
Smooth-motion, high-resolution T-bar enables clean transitions between sources
User-assignable function key control vMix shortcuts including complex macro-styled trigger events
UPC: 862307000455

PRODUCTION BOT Switch 4 Specs

Processing
Switching Type
Software
Input
Video Inputs
4x BNC (HD-SDI)
Input Video Format
SDI
1080p up to 60 fps
1080i up to 60 fps
Audio Inputs
2x Combo XLR-1/4" TRS Analog Female
Embedded Audio Input
SDI: 16-Channel
Output
Video Outputs
2x BNC (3G-SDI)
2x HDMI (2.0)
2x DisplayPort (1.4)
2x DVI-D DL
Output Video Format
SDI
1080p at 23.98/24/25/29.97/30 fps
1080i at 25/29.97/30 fps
720p at 50/59.94/60 fps
480i / 525 lines at 23.98/24/29.97/30/59.94/60 fps
576i / 625 lines at 25/50 fps
Audio Outputs
2x Combo XLR-1/4" TRS Female
2x 1/8" / 3.5 mm TRS
Multiview Output
4-Way Multiview
Connectivity
Other I/O
1x DisplayPort Output
1x HDMI 1.4A Output
1x USB-C 3.0 / 3.1/3.2 Gen 1
1x RJ45
HDCP Support
No
Display
Display Size
17.3"
Hardware
Processor
Intel Core i710700K
GPU
NVIDIA RTX A4500 with 20 GB GDDR6 VRAM
Wi-Fi
No
Bluetooth
No
Power
Power I/O
1x IEC C14 Input
General
Dimensions
16.9 x 13.5 x 7" / 42.9 x 34.3 x 17.8 cm
Packaging Info
Package Weight
40.35 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
11 x 7.9 x 5.5"

PRODUCTION BOT Control Surface for Switch Systems Specs

Compatibility
Production Bot Switch 4
Production Bot Switch 8
vMix Software
Connector
1 x USB (Control Port and Charging)
Dimensions
15.4 x 6.75 x 3.5" / 39.1 x 17.1 x 8.9 cm (Including T-Bar)
Weight
3.8 lb / 1.72 kg
Packaging Info
Package Weight
5.3 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
18.7 x 10.9 x 7"

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