The Ultimate All-In-One Live Video Production System
The Epiphan Pearl-2 Rackmount is a video switcher, recorder, streamer, splitter, and scaler all in one. It features six video inputs, four XLR audio inputs, 4K streaming and recording*, NDI support, chroma keying, and much more. Pearl-2 brings the pro features and processing power required for the most demanding live events. *requires the 4K Add-on feature
Stunning 4K video
Harness the power of Pearl-2’s 6th generation Intel processor to capture stunning 4K video at 30 fps. Use Pearl’s default hardware-accelerated H.264 encoding for maximum compatibility and performance, or choose M-JPEG.
Pro audio support
Capture embedded audio from HDMI, SDI, USB, and networked sources or use the XLR/RCA ports for professional level audio from mixing consoles and sound equipment. Built-in attenuation and gain adjustment mean you get perfect sound fidelity.
Login to your Pearl-2 from anywhere using a secure Internet connection. Quickly take control of Pearl-2 for remote rescue troubleshooting, support technicians in the field, control recording, switching, and more.
Plug and play, or tweak to perfection
Let Pearl-2 set everything for you automatically, or use the web-based Admin panel to configure bitrate, frame size, layouts, and more.
Output video for local displays
Show any source or program channel at front of house or on a larger confidence monitor at up to 4K using Pearl-2’s HDMI output ports.
Keep your recordings safe
Hold hundreds of hours of HD recordings on the 512 GB solid state hard-drive and configure automatic file transfer to a local USB drive with USB 3.0 file transfer speed or to network drives.
Capture 6 video sources at once
Pearl-2 works with any video source from SD to 4K. Capture 4K from HDMI, SDI, USB, SRT, and NDI sources and up to 1080p from IP cameras over RTSP.
Stream to viewers everywhere
Simultaneously live stream to YouTube, Facebook or any other CDN. Supported protocols include SRT, HLS, MPEG-DASH, RTMPS and more. At the same time, use the built-in streaming server to stream locally to web browsers and set-top boxes.
Switch video sources live
Incredibly easy to use, Pearl-2's touchscreen makes switching between your connected sources or layouts a breeze. Or use the web-based Epiphan Live to do remote monitoring and switching from your phone or tablet.
Create custom layouts
Completely customizable, drag and drop layouts with cropping, chroma key, custom backgrounds, text, time stamping, and image overlay support.