Each NewTek TriCaster® and 3Play® system supports a companion control surface that is purpose-designed for maximum live production functionality and recommended for the optimal user experience. Most control surfaces are compatible with other models for convenience, but you may encounter workflow limitations.


TriCaster 8000 Control Surface

Total control for sophisticated, high-performance live productions.

With a user-focused, industrial design and modern take on familiar production controls, the TriCaster 8000 CS provides a seamless, physical connection to TriCaster 8000, with a whole new dimension of speed and control.

Surface ~ 34.1 x 1.0 x 13.8 in (86.6 x 2.6 x 35.1 cm) Base ~ 34.1 x 2.2 x 12.8 in (86.6 x 5.6 x 32.5 cm)

Features

  • Intuitive layout mapped to TriCaster 8000 user interface for maximum interaction
  • Practical lighting and backlighting for heightened visibility of control surface activity
  • Dynamically variable T-Bar lighting for visual feedback of effect status and progress
  • Direct access to TriCaster automation system with full support for user-defined macro triggers
  • Synchronized control of multiple production elements with versatile, multi-select delegate controls
  • Sleek, cockpit styling and state-of-the-art design that appeals to operators and executives

TriCaster 860 Control Surface

Full-featured control for large-scale live shows or mid-sized advanced productions.

Offering responsive, high-capacity hardware control, the TriCaster 860 CS shines as a function-for-function companion to TriCaster 860 and pairs perfectly with TriCaster 400 series and Mini systems running TriCaster Advanced Edition software.

Surface ~ 28.5 x 0.5 x 11.6 in (72.4 x 1.3 x 29.5 cm) Base ~ 27.5 x 2.0 x 10.8 in (69.9 x 5.1 x 27.4 cm)

Features

  • Intuitive layout mapped to TriCaster 860 user interface for maximum interaction
  • Illuminated buttons for heightened visibility of control surface activity
  • Accommodates the enhanced switching capabilities of TriCaster 460, TriCaster 410 and TriCaster Mini systems with TriCaster Advanced Edition software
  • Synchronized control of multiple production elements with versatile, multi-select delegate controls
  • Premium T-Bar and three-axis joystick for precision control of effects
  • Durable, ergonomic design for confident, comfortable performance

TriCaster 860 CS is also backwards compatible with TriCaster 855, 850 EXTREME and 850 models.

TriCaster 460 Control Surface

Complete control for mid-sized and small-scale productions on site and on location.

The perfect fit for mobile productions or tight spaces, the TriCaster 460 CS allows you to maintain a small production footprint without sacrificing manual control—whether you work with TriCaster 460, TriCaster 410 or TriCaster Mini.

Surface ~ 23.5 x 0.5 x 11.6 in (59.7 x 1.3 x 29.5 cm) Base ~ 22.5 x 2.0 x 10.8 in (57.2 x 5.1 x 27.4 cm)

Features

  • Compact frame and intuitive layout ideal for use with TriCaster 460, TriCaster 410 and TriCaster Mini
  • Illuminated buttons for heightened visibility of control surface activity
  • Premium T-Bar and three-axis joystick for precision control of effects
  • Synchronized control of multiple production elements with versatile, multi-select delegate controls
  • Durable, ergonomic design for confident, comfortable performance

TriCaster 460 CS is also backwards compatible with TriCaster 455, 450 EXTREME and 450 models.

TriCaster Mini Control Surface

Portable, professional control for live productions of any size.

The ideal traveling partner for TriCaster Mini, the TriCaster Mini CS provides studio-style control and a small footprint to deliver professional results…from the office, an event, or anywhere.

~ 16.5625 x 2.25 x 8 in (42.0624 x 20.32 x 5.715 cm)

Features

  • Intuitive layout mapped to the TriCaster Mini live desktop
  • Large, backlit buttons and premium T-Bar for confident, comfortable performance
  • Faster, more accurate interaction than point and click
  • Attractive, compact design and simple, plug-and-play setup

TriCaster Mini CS is also compatible with TriCaster 8000, TriCaster 860, TriCaster 460 and TriCaster 410.

TriCaster 40 Control Surface

Hands-on, hardware control for desktop or portable use.

Exclusively for TriCaster 40, the TriCaster 40 CS offers professional-quality, manual control and a small footprint for fixed or on-the-fly production workflows.

~ 16.5625 x 2.25 x 8 in (42.0624 x 20.32 x 5.715 cm)

Features

  • Intuitive layout mapped to the TriCaster 40 live desktop
  • Large, backlit buttons and premium T-Bar for confident, comfortable performance
  • Faster, more accurate interaction than point and click
  • Attractive, compact design and simple, plug-and-play setup

TriCaster 850 TW Control Surface

Dedicated hardware control of media playback or single-channel replay.

TriCaster 850 TW is a valuable addition to any TriCaster live production workflow, allowing a second operator to independently manage playback of stored media and slow-motion instant replay.

Surface ~ 10.0 x 0.5 x 11.6 in (25.4 x 1.3 x 29.5 cm) Base ~ 9.0 x 2.0 x 10.8 in (22.9 x 5.1 x 27.4 cm)

Features

  • Intuitive layout and transport controls mapped to TriCaster media players
  • Single-channel instant replay with variable speed playback control
  • Premium T-Bar and jog wheel for precision control
  • Large, backlit buttons for heightened visibility of control surface activity
  • Durable, ergonomic design for confident, comfortable performance

TriCaster 850 TW is compatible with TriCaster 8000, TriCaster 860, TriCaster 460, TriCaster 410, TriCaster Mini and TriCaster 40, along with most legacy XD models.

3Play 4800 Control Surface

Comprehensive control of live sports production, instant replay and official review.

Providing hardware control for 3Play 4800, 3Play 440 and 3Play Mini, the 3Play 4800 CS is ready for action with innovative, user-focused control of recording, replay, live video switching, highlights publishing and asset management.

Surface ~ 12.7 x 1.0 x 11.64 in (32.3 x 2.6 x 29.6 cm) Base ~ 12.7 x 2.0 x 10.64 in (32.3 x 5.1 x 27.0 cm)

Features

  • Intuitive layout and transport controls mapped to 3Play 4800, 3Play 440 and 3Play Mini user interface
  • Practical lighting and backlighting for heightened visibility of control surface activity
  • Numeric keypad mapped to 3Play TAGS system for metadata entry
  • Sleek, cockpit styling and state-of-the-art design that appeals to operators and executives
  • Dynamically variable T-Bar lighting for visual feedback of playback speed and control mode
  • Premium T-Bar, speed presets and jog wheel for precision control

3Play 425 Control Surface

Dedicated hardware control for entry-level instant replay.

Exclusively for 3Play 425, the 3Play 425 CS provides simple, straightforward control of capture, clip management and playback functions for fast, professional operation.

Surface ~ 10.0 x 0.5 x 11.6 in (25.4 x 1.3 x 29.5 cm) Base ~ 9.0 x 2.0 x 10.8 in (22.9 x 5.1 x 27.4 cm)

Features

  • Manual control of multi-channel instant replay and slow-motion playback
  • Premium T-Bar, speed presets and jog wheel for precision control
  • Large, backlit buttons for heightened visibility of control surface activity
  • Intuitive layout and transport controls mapped to 3Play 425 live desktop and dashboard
  • Durable, ergonomic design for confident, comfortable performance

3Play 425 CS is also backwards compatible with 3Play 820.

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