Feature

TriCaster 8000

TriCaster 860

TriCaster 460

TriCaster 40

Video Format

HD/SD

HD/SD

HD/SD

HD/SD

Digital I/O (SDI)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Analog I/O (Component,
Composite, Y/C)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Switcher Channels

24

24

14

14

External Video Sources

10

10

6

6

Internal Video Sources

5

5

4

3

M/E Buses with
Re-Entry

8

M/E/Virtual
Inputs

8

4

4

Output Connections
(max)

14

11

8

5

Recording Channels
(max)

8

8

4

1

Base Recording
Capacity (hr)

200 HD

200 HD

40 HD

20HD

Effects Channels

45

11

7

7

Live Virtual Sets

26

24

24

24

IsoCorder™
Recording Technology

Yes

Yes

Yes

TransWarp Effects

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Apple AirPlay®
Device Support

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

External Video Router
Support

Yes

Recordable Macros

Yes

Yes

Yes

Social Media
Publishing

Yes

Yes

Yes

3D Video Production
Support

Yes

Multi-View Monitoring

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Genlock

Yes

Yes

Yes

Removable Storage

Yes

Yes

Yes

Hardware Fail-Safe

Yes

Yes

Yes

Software Fail-Safe

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Form Factor

4U Rack Mount

4U Rack Mount

2U Rack Mount

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