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Epiphan Video PEARL NANO HDMI SDI Streaming Encoder Recorder - EPI-ESP1610

Fine-tuned for your productions

Pearl Nano offers the ultimate blend of portability and versatility with a refined yet robust feature set that includes ingestion, encoding, HDMI pass-through, and recording. Use Nano as a powerful and reliable video distribution device or contribution encoder, or leverage the device’s streaming and recording functions as part of a more complex setup with additional production capabilities.

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Epiphan Video PEARL NANO HDMI SDI Streaming Encoder Recorder - EPI-ESP1610

FEATURES

  • The perfect-fit streamer and recorder
  • Front screen for basic configuration/control and confidence monitoring
  • Inputs for HDMI and SDI, line-level XLR and RCA
  • HDMI program out and pass-through for zero-latency content display
  • Custom layout builder for a tailored video program
  • Intuitive browser-based UI and local console
  • Cloud-based configuration and control via Epiphan Cloud
  • SRT, HLS, MPEG-DASH, RTMP, and RTMPS streaming protocol support
  • Comprehensive integration with Kaltura and Panopto
  • Power over Ethernet plus (POE+) and DC power
  • SD card slot for removable storage
  • Expansion bay for user-supplied M.2 SSD
  • USB input for attached storage
  • 802.1x network access control
  • Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
  • Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)

FINE-TUNED FOR YOUR PRODUCTIONS

Pearl Nano offers the ultimate blend of portability and versatility with a refined yet robust feature set that includes ingestion, encoding, HDMI pass-through, and recording. Use Nano as a powerful and reliable video distribution device or contribution encoder, or leverage the device’s streaming and recording functions as part of a more complex setup with additional production capabilities.

SMALL SIZE, BIG CAPABILITIES

  • Front screen for monitoring and easy config
  • HDMI and SDI video inputs
  • HDMI pass-through and program out
  • XLR professional audio and RCA
  • Custom layout builder
  • SRT encoding and decoding

CONTROL NANO YOUR WAY

Use Pearl Nano’s front screen for basic configuration and control, jump into the browser-based interface or local console to access all the features this small but mighty encoder has to offer, or centralize configuration and monitoring with Epiphan’s cloud-based platform.

KEY FUNCTIONS AT YOUR FINGERTIPS

Nano’s front screen offers quick access to essential functions including basic configuration and easy streaming and recording. During events, the built-in screen serves as at-a-glance verification of your audio level and video program for production peace of mind.

CLOUD-BASED CONFIGURATION AND MONITORING

Streamline the configuration and monitoring of multiple Pearl Nanos and other Epiphan devices with centralized access to key device statistics including operational status, system load, unit temperature, available storage, and overall health.

ELEVATE YOUR PRODUCTIONS

Build a beautiful layout for your video program with Pearl Nano’s powerful custom layout designer. Create anything from simple picture-in-picture layouts to eye-popping compositions featuring dynamic backgrounds and other custom graphics – whatever suits your event best.

IDEAL FOR SRT CONTRIBUTIONS

The compact and lightweight Pearl Nano supports Haivision’s open-source Secure Reliable Transport (SRT) protocol for secure, high-quality, low-latency video streaming over any given network.

PAIR WITH PANOPTO OR KALTURA

Deep integration with Panopto and Kaltura lets you start and stop scheduled streaming or recording events using Nano’s built-in screen and controls. The system can also push recordings to a user’s folder on either platform to save administration time after events.

SET UP AND STREAM

BUILT-IN VIDEO AND PROFESSIONAL AUDIO INPUTS

Simplify your streaming and recording setup with the ability to directly connect HDMI and SDI video sources to Nano along with professional XLR audio and RCA.

HDMI PASS-THROUGH

For easy confidence monitoring or content projection, Nano’s HDMI pass-through can display video sources on in-room monitors with zero latency.

BROAD STREAMING PROTOCOL SUPPORT

Stream to any content distribution network or streaming server using modern protocols like SRT, HLS, or MPEG-DASH, or more common ones like RTMP or RTMPS.

POWER OVER ETHERNET PLUS (POE+)

Streamline your setup even further with the ability to power Nano over Ethernet in addition to DC power.

A PERFECT FIT FOR KEY APPLICATIONS

COMPACT ENCODER FOR LIVE PRODUCTION

Use Nano as your perfect-fit encoder for small-scale live events. Built-in inputs for video and professional audio, HDMI pass-through, and PoE+ make setup a breeze.

ADD ON TO YOUR PRODUCTION SETUP

Leverage Nano’s advanced and easy-to-use streaming and recording functions as part of a more complex setup that includes additional production capabilities.

SRT CONTRIBUTION ENCODER

Thanks to its small size, SRT encoding and decoding capabilities, and end-to-end control, Nano is an ideal contribution encoder for remote guests.

FLEXIBLE STORAGE

Nano makes it easy to record, transfer, and back up files with a variety of storage options.

REMOVE

Pearl Nano includes an SD card slot on the front of the device for removable storage.

EXPAND

Need more local storage? Just add an M.2 SSD to Nano’s expansion bay.

ATTACH

Nano can automatically transfer recorded files to a USB drive, local server, or network-attached storage device.

NO-FUSS NETWORKING AND SECURITY

Easily add Pearl Nano to any network and prevent unauthorized access with a bevy of security features including DHCP and LDAP support, role-based access control, 802.1x network access control, and SSL.

SPECIFICATIONS

Video inputs Local video inputs: (1) 12G SDI
(1) HDMI™ 2.01
(1) USB 3.02
Video over Ethernet3: (1) RTSP
(1) SRT (push)
Connectors: (1) HDMI type A (female)
(1) BNC (female)
(1) USB-A (female)
(1) RJ-45
Aspect ratios: 3:2, 4:3, 16:9, 16:10, and custom aspect ratios
Standard resolutions: PAL, PAL wide, NTSC, NTSC wide
Input resolution range: 640×480 to 1920×1080
Frame rate: Up to 60 fps
Video input color spaces: HDMI: RGB 4:4:4, YCRCB 4:2:2, YCRCB 4:4:4
SDI: RGB 4:4:4, YCRCB 4:2:2
Deinterlacing: Yes
Maximum cable length for SDI: 300 ft
Maximum cable length for USB 3.0: 6 ft
Audio inputs Analog audio inputs: (2) XLR pro line level (+4.0 dBu) up to 12.3 VRMS, +24 dBu (balanced/unbalanced, mono or two L/R stereo pairs)
(1) RCA consumer line level -10 dBV (L/R stereo pair)
Connectors: (2) XLR (female)
(2) RCA (female)
Digital audio inputs4: (1) SDI5
(1) HDMI
(1) USB
(1) RTSP (from RTSP input over Ethernet)
(1) SRT (from SRT input over Ethernet)
Connectors: (1) SDI (female)
(1) HDMI (female)
(1) USB (female)
(1) RJ-45 (female)
Audio gain control: 0 dB to +30 dB
Audio mute: Yes
Configurable audio delay: -300 ms to +300 ms
Video processing Video output color space: 4:2:0, 8 bits per color
Video codec: H.264/AVC (ITU H.264, ISO/IEC 14496-10) 4:2:0, 8 bit color
- Encoding profile: High, Main, Baseline
- Profile levels: 3.0, 3.1,3.2,4.0,4.1, 5.1
Bitrate: 1 to 50 Mbps (selectable)
Bitrate control: Constant
Hardware accelerated video encoding: Optional
Video scaling: Software and hardware
Key frames: 1/2 s, and 1 s up to 5 s in 1 second intervals
Audio Processing Compression: MP3, AAC, and PCM
Sampling rate: MP3: 22 kHz, 44 kHz, 48 kHz
AAC: 16 kHz, 22 kHz, 44 kHz, 48 kHz
PCM: 22 kHz, 44 kHz, 48 kHz
Bitrate: 64 to 320 kbps (MP3 and AAC)
Video output Signal types: (1) HDMI 2.0 (port 1)
(1) HDMI 2.0a pass-through (port 2)
(1) H.264/AVC digital video over Ethernet
(1) RTSP
(1) SRT (push)
(1) HLS (push)
(1) MPEG-DASH (push)
Connectors: (2) HDMI
(1) RJ-45 (female)
Streaming protocols: MPEG-TS and FLV
RTSP over TCP/UDP
RTMP/RTMPS
SRT (push) over UDP
HLS (push) over HTTP/HTTPS
MPEG-DASH (push) over HTTP/HTTPS
HLS (pull) - Native Apple HTTP/HTTPS stream for iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch
Resolution ranges: Recorded: 480p to 1080p
Streamed: H.264: 480p to 1080p
HDMI output ports: 480p to 1080p
Frame rate: Up to 60 fps
Formats: H.264/AVC (ITU H.264, ISO/IEC 14496-10) 4:2:0, 8 bit color
- Encoding profile: High, Main, Baseline
- Profile levels: 3.0, 3.1,3.2,4.0,4.1
Audio output Analog audio output: (1) 3.5 mm stereo headphone jack
Digital audio outputs: RTSP and SRT audio over Ethernet
HLS and MPEG-DASH audio over HTTP/HTTPS
HDMI audio (embedded)
Monitor and control Front screen: 2.2 inch screen monitor (built in) resolution: 320x240
Control key interface: Front panel control keys and multi-function keys
USB keyboard: Connect a standard USB keyboard (optional)
USB status light: Connect a single USB status light (optional), supported models:
-Kuando BusyLight models: UC Alpha and UC Omega
-Delcom Products USB HID single color and multi-color signal indicators
Recording and storage Record formats: AVI, MOV, MP4, and MPEG-TS
Upload image formats: JPEG, PNG
SD card: Up to 512 GB6
Internal storage: SATA M.2 2280 SSD storage6 (M Key connector)
File transfer protocols: FTP, SFTP, SCP, AWS S3 client, and WebDAV client RSync
Network file share protocols: CIFS/SMB
File system for USB storage: FAT16, FAT32, XFS, EXT2, EXT3, EXT4, NTFS
External USB ports: (1) USB 3.0 (UVC/UAC)
Bitrate: Up to 50 Mbps
Communication USB standards: USB 1.1, USB 2.0, and USB 3.0
HDCP compliant
Ethernet host port: (1) RJ-45 (female)
Ethernet data rate: 10/100/1000 Base-T, half/full duplex with autodetect
Maximum Transmission Unit: 68 to 1500 MTU (configurable)
Protocols: DHCP Option 81, TLS 1.2, LDAP, mDNS, DDNS, UPnP, SAP, RTP, MPEG-TS & RTP and MPEG-TS/UDP, 802.1x, EAPOL, EAP-TTLS, EAP-TLS, PEAP, HTTP, HTTPS, NTP, PTP, FTP, SFTP, SCP
AWS S3
Network discovery/Announce: UPnP, SAP
Network security 802.1x EAP methods: PEAP, EAP-TLS, EAP-TTLS
Administration and control Admin panel: Local web UI for full administration. On-screen display and mobile UI for confidence monitoring, administration, and control.

Local Admin panel access using an external monitor and a USB mouse or keyboard connected directly to Pearl Nano plus front screen support.
Epiphan Live: Local web-based UI to easily control streaming, recording, and switching. 
Epiphan Cloud: Cloud-based platform to remotely manage and control Pearl Nano devices. Start and stop recording/streaming, monitor channels and alert dashboard, remotely login to Admin panel for rescue troubleshooting, update firmware and more from the Internet.
Secure access: Multiple user accounts and passwords.
HTTPS for secure Admin panel and Epiphan Live access, as well as local network access to the live channel broadcast.
Remote access: Remote login7 to cloud versions of the Admin panel and Epiphan Live.
API: Yes (HTTP/HTTPS)
Integrations Content Management Systems: Kaltura
Panopto
Cloud access and management Epiphan Cloud
General Power supply: Internal: 100-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz
PoE+
Power use: 0.8 A, 100-240 VAC
Operating temperature: 32° to 104° F (0° to 40° Celsius)
Cooling: Fan air flow: Left to right
Enclosure: Metal
Form factor: Portable desktop model
Dimensions ( W × D × H ): 8.13" x 5.91" x 1.69" (206 mm x 150 mm x 43 mm)
Weight: 2.0 lbs (907 kg)
Regulatory compliance: FCC compliance: Part 15
CE compliance:
Directive 2014/30/EU - Electromagnetic Compatibility
Directive 2014/35/EU - Low Voltage Directive
Directive 2011/65/EU - RoHS
1HDCP compliant.
2Coming soon.
3One of the video sources you connect can be either an RTSP or an SRT source; however, you cannot connect more than one of these sources at the same time..
4Digital audio is de-embedded from the digital source.
5SD-SDI audio is not supported.
6User supplied.
7Requires an Epiphan Cloud Pro account.

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