Wirecast Pro - Mac or Windows
Wirecast Studio 8 Software
  • SKU: TEL00726

Wirecast Pro - Mac or Windows

$1,549.00 $1,562.00
  • Vendor: Telestream
  • Product Type: Software

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You don’t need to be a video professional to create polished live broadcasts. Wirecast is easy and affordable – all you need is a camera, a computer and an Internet connection to broadcast your live video productions to any audience, live or on-demand at a fraction of the cost of other live video streaming solutions.

Capture from multiple cameras and other input sources

Wirecast supports an unlimited number of input sources ranging from web cameras (via USB, firewire), DV/HDV, SDI cameras (via capture cards), iOS sources as well as IP and web-based sources and wireless devices. Wirecast supports a large number of capture cards and devices including many from Blackmagic Design, Matrox, Teradek and more. Simply connect your input sources to your computer and Wirecast will recognize them as live feeds.

Switch between live feeds and other media

Wirecast’s powerful production capabilities make it easy to switch between multiple live camera feeds while dynamically mixing in prerecorded video, audio, graphics and slides. Easily generate transitions, titles and lower thirds, and other video effects for added polish.

Add professionalism to your broadcasts

  • Multiple user-definable layers: Wirecast’s multiple layer support allows live compositing with up to 5 layers and unlimited shots.
  • Built-in screen capture with Desktop Presenter: Broadcast any computer on your network in HD 60 fps. Perfect for PowerPoint or Keynote presentations, online gaming, or for broadcasting live interviews using Skype or other chat clients.
  • Instant replay: Capture and replay clips of your live production.
  • Playlists: Queue a list of multiple videos, images, audio or live shots to play successively.
  • Incredible titles: More than 30 built-in professional broadcast quality title themes.
  • Twitter integration: Edit and add Twitter messages directly to your broadcast.
  • Chroma key: Transport your production to a new studio or location using Wirecast’s high quality GPU accelerated real-time green screen solution.
  • Scoreboards: Use the built-in scoreboard templates to track scores for live action sporting events.
  • Transitions: Generate transitions and effects in real-time, including cross-fade, 3D cube, swinging doors, sliding etc.
  • Virtual sets: Create a virtual TV studio environment with Wirecast’s built-in sets.
  • Animated 3D titles: With the optional NewBlue Titler Pro Live plugin ($299)

Use built-in multiformat encoding for more flexibility

When you’re ready to broadcast your live event, Wirecast’s built-in encoding engine allows you to stream in Flash, QuickTime and Windows Media formats for maximum flexibility. Stream to multiple destinations simultaneously Set up your project to stream to multiple destinations and bitrates with just a few clicks. Wirecast offers integrated setup for industry-leading streaming services and platforms.

Languages Supported

English, Brazilian Portuguese, Czech, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish, Swedish.

Choose other output options

The Virtual Camera and Microphone output feature allows Wirecast video and audio output to be picked up as a source in other devices and software. Or, send the program feed out to an editing, effects or broadcast workflow. Additionally, you can record your production to disk for future archiving or on-demand distribution. Streaming protocol support: RTMP, RTP, MMS (Windows)

Live encoding format support:

QuickTime, Flash, Windows Media, Motion JPEG

For further information check out the Telestream website

CAPTURING Wirecast Studio Wirecast Pro
Support for multiple cameras and inputs (USB, SDI, HDMI) No limit No limit
Wirecast Rendezvous: remote live guests and production 2 guests 7 guests
NDI™ (Mac/PC) and Syphon (Mac only screen capture alternative) sources Yes Yes
Web page display and capture Yes Yes
Multi-channel audio ingest Yes Yes
Add additional media: audio, video, graphics Yes Yes
Screen capture Yes Yes
Integration with capture cards from Blackmagic, Magewell, Matrox, AJA, Epiphan Yes Yes
Wi-Fi iOS sources with Wirecast Go Yes Yes
ASIO support Yes Yes
IP cameras and web stream input (RTMP, MMS, HTTP, and RTSP) Yes
Teradek StreamReader plug-in (Cube 100/150/200/250, Clip, Sputnik) Yes
PRODUCTION Wirecast Studio Wirecast Pro
Up to 250 layers Yes Yes
23 beautiful transitions Yes Yes
Text and titles (lower thirds) Yes Yes
Chromakey Yes Yes
Advanced audio mixer, multi-channel ingest Yes Yes
Audio & video sync Yes Yes
Social media comments, curation, and display Yes Yes
Live viewer counts (Facebook, YouTube, Twitch, and Hitbox) Yes Yes
Playlists and image carousels Yes Yes
Clocks, timers, and stopwatches Yes Yes
Live Scoreboards Yes
8-track audio mixing, Pro Audio FX Yes
Instant Replay Yes
Virtual sets and backgrounds 3 Sets Included
Control Surface X-keys for Wirecast Support Sold Separately $599 Sold Separately $599
Built-in PTZ Controller for Robotic Cameras (VISCA over IP) Yes
OUTPUT & STREAMING Wirecast Studio Wirecast Pro
GPU-accelerated encoding (requires Intel or Nvidia GPU) Yes Yes
RTMP, RTP multi + unicast Yes Yes
Built-in destinations: Periscope/Twitter, Brightcove, Facebook, YouTube, DaCast, Akamai, Wowza, Microsoft Azure, and more… Yes Yes
Record to disk (MP4, MOV) Yes Yes
24/7 ambient Facebook streaming Yes Yes
Sponsored Facebook Live content Yes Yes
Multi-viewer output Yes Yes
Virtual Camera and Microphone output Yes Yes
Monitor output data and statistics 1-4-slot 1-17-slot
ISO Record individual sources Yes
Program feed output (AJA and Blackmagic cards) Yes
NDI™ output Yes
Multi-track audio files Yes
SUPPORT Wirecast Studio Wirecast Pro
Standard Support ($99/year)*Includes FREE software upgrades and support through Email, Knowledge Base, Telestream Community Forum. 1st year Standard Support included with purchase
Premium Support ($299/year)Includes all features of Standard Support and adds Priority Response, Telephone Support, Remote Access Services Add Premium Support from $299 per Year
Recommended System Requirements
Operating System Windows 10, macOS High Sierra
Processor i7 quad-core @ 2.8GHz+
Memory 16GB+ RAM
Hard Drive 500GB+, Solid State OS Drive
Graphics Card Nvidia GeForce or AMD Radeon, 1GB+ video memory
Internet Connectivity If behind a firewall, check with your CDN for any sites to whitelist
Specifications Correct at time of Publication