|Video inputs||Connectors||(1) HDMI™|
|Resolutions||Up to 1920×1080 (including 320×240, 640×480, 720p, 1080p)|
|Audio input||Embedded HDMI audio|
|Local video output||Connectors||(1) HDMI out with audio for local video display or confidence monitoring|
|Audio output||Embedded HDMI audio|
|Streaming output||Destination||Facebook only|
|Video bit rates||up to 4 Mb/s|
|Key frame interval||1 s|
|Max frame rate||30 fps|
|Output frame size||720p (1280×720) |
Note: Facebook recommends 720p, but Webcaster X1 supports output up to 1080p (1920×1080)
|Audio encoding||Audio codecs||Encoder||Bitrate||Sample frequencies|
|AAC||128 kbps||44 kHz|
|Network interfaces||Connector||(1) Ethernet RJ45|
|Streams||Native Facebook Live integration|
|Administration||Front panel LCD screen|
|Optional USB mouse support plus HDMI monitor support for additional configuration|
|Product dimensions||7.36″ × 5″ × 1.06″ (187 mm x 127 mm x 27 mm)|
|Product weight||2.34 lbs (1.06 kg)|
|Country of origin||Made in China|
Stream your camera in HD to Facebook Live
Video Encoder for Facebook Live
Use Epiphan Webcaster X1™ to stream your HD camera to your Facebook Timeline, Event, Group or Page. Works with any camera, mixer or device with HDMI™ output.
Create a better live video streaming experience for your audience
Get higher quality video streams by using a dedicated video camera or SLR for your Facebook Live videos.
Simple setup to start streaming from Webcaster X1 to your Facebook account
On startup, Webcaster X1 automatically displays a unique device code on its LCD display. To pair and authenticate Webcaster X1 to your Facebook account, visit www.facebook.com/device on your desktop or smartphone and enter this code. The Facebook for Devices service quickly authorizes your Webcaster X1 to authenticate, login and stream to your Facebook account.
Connect any wired or wireless mic to your camera and get professional HDMI audio quality using your Webcaster X1’s HDMI IN port. Webcaster X1 encodes your high quality audio along with your video and streams it to your Facebook Live audience.
HDMI out for monitoring
Connect a display to the HDMI OUT port for monitoring your live video, and to see comments and reactions from your viewers.
Change the Facebook Live destination page and other streaming parameters
Add a mouse and external monitor to reconfigure default settings and to select your choice of continuous streaming or single event streaming and to choose to stream to a Facebook Event, Group or to your Timeline. You can also adjust other streaming parameters such as video and audio bitrate.
Wired Ethernet for reliable video streaming
Webcaster X1’s wired Ethernet connection allows network administrators to isolate your traffic from other users, providing dedicated bandwidth, security and quality of service for your stream
- Webcaster X1 for Facebook Live
- HDMI cable
- Ethernet cable
- Power cable
- Quick start guide