ALL-IN-ONE HD AV MIXER WITH BUILT-IN USB 3.0 FOR WEBSTREAMING AND RECORDING
The VR-4HD is a complete HD studio in a compact and portablepackage that replaces several different pieces of complex A/ V equipment.
Designed with single-person operation in mind, the VR-4HDenables easy switching and mixing of sound and video using advanced video andaudio Digital Signal Processing (DSP) along with dedicated hardware controlsfaders, buttons and touch screen interface. It beautifully integrates a digitalaudio mixer, video switcher, multi-viewer touch screen and USB video/audiostreaming interface into a stand-alone device. This portable live HD productionsolution is ideal for schools, churches, council meetings, corporate events,sports, training sessions, or any other live event.
VR-4HD SYSTEM PROGRAM VER. 2.0
The Ver.2.0 update supports Automatic switching modesincluding Video follows audio and Beat sync. New creative PinP windows andimproved PinP border options.
All-in-one portable production solution
Easy to use with dedicated hardware controls and audiofaders and integrated touch screen preview monitor
6 input, 4-Channel Video Switcher
Supports HDMI*1, RGB/Component, and Composite Video InputsUp to 1080p
Input 4’s scaler now supports a wider range of video andVESA resolutions.*1 *2
Built-in Scaler via CH4
Automatic switching modes [Ver.2.0]
18-Channel Digital Audio Mixer with XLR, TRS, and RCA jacksalong with audio from HDMI inputs
Embedding and de-embedding of audio with delay settings
Auto mixing and Echo Canceling function
Composition effects including DSK (Downstream Keyer),picture-in-picture etc.
Capturing a still Image from Input Video on channel 4*3[Ver.1.5]
Built-in touch quad-input multi-viewer with audio metering
External Multi-View Output through HDMI
USB3.0 Video/Audio Output up to 1080/30p (uncompressed) andAudio Loopback Feature
Software control using VR-4HD RCS application for Mac and PCand remote control via USB connection
Sending a still image to the VR-4HD by VR-4HD RCS*3[Ver.1.5]
Tally, GPIO connections
*1 HDCP Compliant
*2 Built-in EDID Emulator
*3 The Still-image data is deleted once the power is turnedoff.
APPLICATIONS AND EXAMPLE CONNECTIONS
EASY OPERATION FOR PROFESSIONAL RESULTS
The VR-4HD features professional quality broadcast controlsand switches ensuring more accurate and faster operation than interfaces basedon a computer style mouse and keyboard. The ability to simultaneously switchvideo with the push of a button and adjust audio with the push of a fader isinvaluable and puts all essential features at the operator’s fingertips. Thebuilt-in multi-view screen is also a touch screen interface for accessingset-up parameters, making it extremely easy to adjust picture-in-picturesettings by dragging the inset window onto the screen.
SUPPORT FOR TODAY AND YESTERDAY’S VIDEO SOURCES
The VR-4HD has three dedicated HDMI input connectorscompatible with a variety of equipment and support 1080p/1080i/720p videoresolution. The fourth input includes a scaler to support both video andcomputer resolutions and also supports analog RGB and component input so olderdevices can be used as sources without the need for external conversionequipment.
Both progressive and interlace signals can be input allowingfor both 1080i and 1080p signals to be used at the same time. Video signalsinput from a PC are accurately displayed thanks to progressive signalprocessing. HDCP is supported for input of copy protected content from devicessuch as Blu-ray disc players.
The VR-4HD includes DSK (Downstream Keying),Picture-in-Picture (PinP), Split and Quad composting effects ideal for creatingnews style broadcasts and corporate presentation content.
The DSK function is great for overlaying titles, song lyricsor logos onto incoming video sources that can be switched in the backgroundwhile text or images remain displayed.The DSK supports both Luminance Keying(Black / White) and Chroma Keying (Blue / Green) for compositing two videos inone screen using Picture-in-Picture, or for using the split function - idealfor seminars and presentations.
GREAT VIDEO NEEDS GREAT AUDIO
Achieving great sounding audio for video productions is easywith the VR-4HD which features Roland’s award winning digital signal processingand advanced features including auto-mixing, echo cancel and delay for perfectlip-sync between audio and video. The VR-4HD’s audio mixer can mix the four XLRmicrophone inputs, stereo RCA and 1/8 mini connector along with the audioembedded in the four HDMI inputs. The final mix can be output via XLR, RCA andalso embedded into the HDMI ouput.
A unique loop-back audio capability is included with the USB3.0 port that can bring in audio from a connected PC using a conferencingsoftware, such as Skype, and return audio to the PC without any howling or echothanks to the included Echo Cancelation feature. This makes the VR-4HD an idealweb conferencing tool that allows for multiple video and audio sources to beused with free online webconference softwares.
The included Auto-Mixing function makes mixing multiplespeakers at conferences and panels simple and easy by automatically managingthe levels of the microphones across the multiple people speaking. and can evengive priority for volume Volume priority can be assigned to an event moderatorwho can always be heard above the other participants.
USB 3.0 FOR RECORDING AND STREAMING
Recording or webcasting from the VR-4HD is easily achievedby connecting to a PC or Mac using the built-in USB 3.0 connection. Up to Full1080p uncompressed resolution can be output from the VR-4HD. The VR-4HD embedsthe audio mix with the video program and delivers at the selected resolution.
The free VR Video Capture application for Mac and PCprovides an easy and effective way to capture uncompressed video with highresolution audio. The VR Video Capture application can also capture compressedvideo for easy and immediate delivery of content to online video sites orinternal corporate servers.
The VR-4HD RCS software is designed to control the VR-4HDusing a computer.
By connecting the VR-4HD to your computer via USB, you will beable to copy settings (backup) or update the system software of the VR-4HD inaddition to remote controlling the unit from your computer.
The VR-4HD can be operated remotely from a computer, touchpanel, or other external control device through RS-232C.
The VR-4HD is equipped with a D-Sub 9-pin TALLY/GPIOconnector. In addition to tally input/output functions, this providesfunctionality for control signal input and output, and you can use it totransmit and receive.