AREC Media Station's powerful processor can simultaneously capture, mix and record multiple 1080p sources and stream out 1 mixed movie to share it with a wide audience.
AREC Media Stations are built on lowering the barrier of entry for using professional, AV broadcasting related devices. With the combination of network communication, intuitive user interface and all-in-one product design, AREC media stations allow every user to enjoy making and delivering high quality videos without any professional production skills.
AREC Media Station supports multi-source capturing through HDMI / VGA/ RJ45 interfaces* at the same time. It is compatible with network cameras, laptops, PCs, digital microscopes etc. With audio support, AREC Media Station can mix audio via HDMI, stereo audio jack and AREC wireless microphone.
*Supports DVI and component video cable inputs with appropriate DVI to HDMI or component to VGA adaptors.
AREC Media Station provides multi-source live streaming capabilities for broadcasting live images, voice and stills of an on-going lecture or event on YouTube, Facebook, UStream, Twitch and other live broadcasting websites, allowing any participant to attend at any location in the world.
AREC Media Stations provide 1 or 2 recording modes (depending on the models), including mixed mode and mixed plus original sources mode. The mixed mode requires less storage space and network bandwidth. It can also be immediately watched when streamed. The mixed plus original sources mode provides 1 mixed video and multiple individual synchronized source videos for flexible post-production use.
AREC Online Director and new tablet app* allow users to switch and mix between multiple cameras and digital content sources. It supports control and monitoring the cameras’ field of view, adjusting audio volume and streaming setting etc.
* “AREC Action!” is free to download (available on iPad).
With the built-in video manager, administrators or teachers can manage videos stored in the local Media Station remotely. They can download, upload or delete a video. Via system administration platform, users can access the system settings through the Internet.
Equipped with 1TB hard drive, AREC Media Station not only stores hundreds of hours recording videos but also enhances the overall efficiency (depending on models). To satisfy different requirements, AREC Media Station supports automatic and remote FTP backup to keep the recording safe.