Blackmagic Web Presenter 4K

The ultimate HD and Ultra HD streaming solution

Blackmagic Web Presenter 4K

The ultimate HD and Ultra HD streaming solution

SKU: BMD-BDLKWEBPTR4K

Cat no: 45761

  • Connect 5G or 4G Phones for Mobile Data
  • USB Webcam Output for Video Software
  • 12G-SDI Supports 720 HD, 1080 HD and Ultra HD!
  • Compatible with Mac, Windows, Linux and Chromebook computers
  • Includes Web Presenter Utility
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£535.00 (ex vat) £642.00 (incl vat)

Web Presenter 4K

This model includes all the features of the Blackmagic Web Presenter HD model, however it includes a more powerful codec so you can select to stream in 720p, 1080p HD or full resolution 2160p Ultra HD

Explore Blackmagic's Web Presenter 4K, your new complete streaming solution that comes with a professional hardware streaming engine for direct streaming via Ethernet to YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and more.


If you're looking for the HD model, visit Blackmagic Web Presenter HD.

Live stream from any 12G‑SDI video source direct to YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and more
Now you can live stream to the world. Blackmagic Design has once again raised the bar for quality streaming, the new Web Presenter 4K is a complete streaming solution that includes a professional hardware streaming engine for direct streaming via Ethernet to YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and more. It’s just like a modern broadcast television transmitter for a new global streaming audience. Plus the built in USB connections work like a webcam, so you can connect a computer and use any streaming software, or even Skype or Zoom. For redundancy, you can stream to the internet via Ethernet or connect a 5G or 4G phone to use mobile data. Web Presenter 4K also includes a technical monitoring output that includes video, audio meters, trend graphs and even SDI technical data.


  • SDI In
  • USB-C
  • Ethernet
  • 1080p

Your new Web Presenter 4K packs all the features of the Web Presenter HD model, however it includes a more powerful codec so you can select to stream in 720p, 1080p HD or full resolution 2160p Ultra HD.


Live Stream to YouTube, Facebook and More
Blackmagic Web Presenter 4K supports the most popular streaming platforms. Plus the built in hardware streaming engine has been designed for live streaming at professional broadcast quality. That means you get a self contained solution for live streaming that works without dropped frames. You only need to connect it to the internet. Setup is easy, as the Web Presenter Utility software lets you select the streaming platform and update the streaming key. The utility works on Mac and Windows and connects directly via USB or remotely via Ethernet. If you're technically minded, you can even manually update the XML settings file to change specific settings or to add new streaming platforms.

YouTube
YouTube is the most dominant live streaming platform globally and you can connect multiple web presenters to both the primary and secondary YouTube servers, allowing for full redundancy. Simply create your channel and Blackmagic Web Presenter will connect and live stream to YouTube's servers.
Facebook
Facebook makes it easy to share live streams with friends and professional networks. This means as you start your live stream, the number of viewers can multiply dramatically as each viewer can share your show with others via their social networks. Viewer counts can keep growing as you live stream.
Twitter
Twitter supports live streaming so you can create live content that you can broadcast across the globe. You can use the Blackmagic Web Presenter 4K as the source input for your Twitter video stream then tweet out the link to your audience and let them start watching.
Twitch
With an audience of over 10 million daily viewers, Twitch is the world’s leading streaming video platform and community for gamers. Web Presenter 4K lets you stream in incredible quality so you can broadcast via Twitch and share gameplay with friends and fans around the world.

Make Live Streaming Easy
Blackmagic's Web Presenter 4K is a self contained solution that includes a powerful hardware encoder, software for connecting to streaming platforms, and network connections. That means you don’t need to buy an expensive computer or use complicated streaming software. Simply connect an SDI video source such as a live production switcher or a camera, then connect to the internet using the built in Ethernet connection. Or plug in a mobile phone to use mobile data. With settings built in for popular streaming platforms, you simply need to enter a streaming key and press on air. Plus you can simultaneously use the USB webcam output to connect to a computer, allowing other video software to be used.

Connect 5G or 4G Phones for Mobile Data
If you're streaming from a remote location, or you need a backup for the main Ethernet connection, you can plug in an Apple or Android phone to connect to the internet via mobile data. For convenience, there are USB connections on both the front and rear panel that can be used for tethering phones. Plus it works with the latest high speed 5G phones, as well as 4G phones. Blackmagic Web Presenter will auto detect when a phone is connected and switch its internet connection to use it. You can select Ethernet or phone priority, which makes phone internet backup fully automatic. Plus, by using phone tethering and mobile data, Web Presenter becomes the perfect remote location streaming solution.

USB Webcam Output for Video Software
Blackmagic Web Presenter 4K features two USB connections that operate as a simple webcam source. That means you can plug into any computer and work with any video software. The software is tricked into thinking the web presenter is a common webcam, but it's really a broadcast quality SDI video source. That guarantees compatibility with any video software in full resolution 1080 HD or even 2160p Ultra HD quality, depending on the model. Imagine connecting web presenter to a camera and then Skype or Zoom calling your client with live video of a shoot. Web Presenter works with any video software including Zoom, Microsoft Teams, Skype, Open Broadcaster, XSplit Broadcaster and more.

Built-in Technical Monitoring
Traditional broadcast transmitters are critical equipment in a television station, however now the streaming server is just as critical because millions of viewers can be watching globally. To help, Blackmagic Web Presenter includes a feature rich technical monitoring output. The graphics based monitoring output includes a video view, audio meters with accurate ballistics, trend graphs for codec data rates and cache fill, plus a summary of the streaming settings and detailed SDI technical information. Plus the technical monitoring output works in full 1080 HD and outputs to both SDI and HDMI. That means you can use an SDI router for monitoring multiple units, or connect a simple HDMI TV.

Streaming Status
There's a very large ON AIR indicator on the top left of the monitor output, so it’s always clear when you are online and streaming. Plus all your current streaming settings are displayed clearly.
Video Input Status
The SDI input technical details are displayed, such as video standard and ancillary data. The bit activity indicators let you see the quality and bit depth of video before H.264 encoding.
Audio Input Status
Audio is de-embedded from the SDI input and the channel status is displayed. The bit activity indicator lets you check for 16, 20 or 24 bit audio. You can even see which audio channels are present.
Video and Audio History
The audio and video technical displays also include a 6 second history display so you can see the recent video input history. This ensures you can instantly see what’s been happening.
Trend Graphs
The trend graphs below the video display let you see the last 60 seconds of codec data rate and cache fill. Plus codec data rate is critical for ensuring you have enough internet speed from your ISP.
Video and Audio Meters
A large area is dedicated to the video input display, and the large multi segment audio meter with accurate ballistics. You can even change the type of audio meter from VU, PPM and more.

Includes Web Presenter Utility
The Blackmagic Web Presenter Utility software provides a single place to manage multiple web presenters and to update the settings and software. Simply plug directly into the front of the web presenter’s USB connection, or connect using Ethernet so you can configure remotely, which is important when you're managing multiple remote sites. The familiar menus and controls make it very easy to set up a live event, so you can get started fast. Plus the front panel LCD menus have the same settings and controls. You can even load additional services for ATEM Streaming Bridge. The Blackmagic Web Presenter Utility software is included free and runs on both Mac and Windows platforms.

12G-SDI Supports 720 HD, 1080 HD and Ultra HD
Blackmagic Web Presenter includes a 12G‑SDI input with support for all HD and Ultra HD formats up to 2160p60. A 12G‑SDI loop output is included enabling you to loop video through more than one web presenter, so you can stream to multiple services. Web Presenter 4K features Teranex conversion technology on the SDI input for incredibly clean looking video.

Blackmagic Web Presenter takes the incoming HD or Ultra HD input signal and automatically converts it to high quality, low data rate 1080p HD or high resolution 2160p60 Ultra HD depending on the model, which is then sent to the hardware H.264 encoder for streaming. All this means you can use any HD or Ultra HD source for streaming.

Built in Redundancy Keeps You On Air
Serious broadcasters love redundancy because it increases reliability. Blackmagic Web Presenter includes redundant features to help ensure you stay online. You get dual internet connections, so you can connect to the internet using the built in Ethernet or a tethered phone for 5G or 4G mobile data. Plus the internet automatically switches in case of an outage. Or you can use 2 separate units to stream to both the primary and secondary YouTube servers. With both AC and DC inputs, you can use a broadcast battery pack for redundant power. There are even front panel buttons and menus, plus the Blackmagic Web Presenter Utility software for control.

Broadcast Links with ATEM Streaming Bridge
While Blackmagic Web Presenter 4K can send video to a wide range of streaming services, it can also be used as a private broadcast SDI video link between studios. The ATEM Streaming Bridge is a video converter that lets you receive the H.264 stream from Blackmagic Web Presenter and then convert it back to SDI video. This means you can send video between remote locations across your local Ethernet network, or via the internet globally. That's all possible due to the built in H.264 hardware codec that decodes the Web Presenter stream. Imagine setting up multiple television studios and using ATEM Streaming Bridge and Web Presenter for video links between sites.

Compact 1/3rd RU Design
Blackmagic Web Presenter is based on the modular Teranex Mini design allowing desktop or rack use. It includes a built in AC power supply, plus a 4 pin 12V DC connection for backup power or battery operation. The extremely portable design is only 5.5 inches wide, which means you can mount 3 in a single rack unit, perfect when you need to stream to multiple independent services all at the same time. Plus you can combine Blackmagic Web Presenter with other products such as the ATEM Television Studio HD switcher for a live production and streaming solution in a single rack unit. The front panel includes a USB connection, so you can plug in a computer for quick local setting changes.

Product Specification

Connections
SDI Video Inputs 1
SDI Video Outputs 1 x loop out, 1 x monitor out
SDI Rates 1.5G, 3G, 6G, 12G
HDMI Video Outputs 1 x monitor out
Webcam Output 1 x Type USB-C up to 2160p60
Ethernet Ethernet supports 10/100/1000 BaseT for live streaming, software control and software updates.
Standards
 
HD Video Input Standards

720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60
1080p23.98, 1080p24, 1080p25, 1080p29.97, 1080p30, 1080p50, 1080p59.94, 1080p60
1080PsF23.98, 1080PsF24, 1080PsF25, 1080PsF29.97, 1080PsF30
1080i50, 1080i59.94, 1080i60
Ultra HD Video Input Standards

2160p23.98, 2160p24, 2160p25, 2160p29.97, 2160p30, 2160p50, 2160p59.94, 2160p60

Video Input Color Space

Rec.601, Rec.709, Rec.2020

3G SDI

Auto detects SMPTE level A or B on SDI input.

SDI and HDMI Monitor Out Video Standards

1080p50, 1080p59.94, 1080p60

Video Streaming Standards

720p25, 720p30, 720p50, 720p60
1080p23.98, 1080p24, 1080p25, 1080p29.97, 1080p30, 1080p50, 1080p59.94, 1080p60
2160p23.98, 2160p24, 2160p25, 2160p29.97, 2160p30, 2160p50, 2160p59.94, 2160p6

Streaming
 
Direct Streaming

Web Presenter 4K supports direct live streaming over ethernet using Real Time Messaging Protocol (RTMP).
Closed Captions

Web Presenter 4K supports embedding CEA‑608 and CEA‑708 closed captions in your live RTMP stream.

Control
 
Control Panel

Built in control panel with 2.2 inch color display for video preview, audio meters and status.
Device Control

Front panel, USB‑C or ethernet.

Power Requirements
 
Power Supply

1 x Internal 100 - 240V AC.
12V DC Input

1 x +12V DC 4‑pin XLR.
Power Usage

25 W

Blackmagic Design Warranty Periods

 

All Blackmagic Design products are covered by a 2 year warranty period.

To submit a warranty claim, you will first need to complete an RMA Request video our website - https://www.proav.co.uk/returns

Once we have received your RMA Request, we shall contact you with further instructions regarding the return of your product(s).

If you are unsure as to when your warranty expires, you can call us on 01442 292929 or email info@proav.co.uk

Brackets & Mounts Click to expand

Blackmagic Design Teranex Mini - Rack Shelf

Blackmagic Design Teranex Mini - Rack Shelf

£70.00 (ex vat) £84.00 (incl vat)

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Blackmagic Design Teranex Mini - Smart Panel

Blackmagic Design Teranex Mini - Smart Panel

£70.00 (ex vat) £84.00 (incl vat)

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