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Choosing the right TriCaster to fit your production needs is important. Download our guide to help you determine which TriCaster is right for you.

Feature
TriCaster 8000
TriCaster 860
TriCaster 460
TriCaster 410
TriCaster Mini
TriCaster 40
Video Format
HD/SD
HD/SD
HD/SD
HD/SD
HD/SD
HD/SD
Digital I/O (SDI)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
-
-
Digital I/O (HDMI)
-
-
-
-
Yes
-
Analog I/O (Component,
Composite, Y/C)
Yes
Yes
Yes
-
-
Yes
Pan-Tilt-Zoom (PTZ) Camera Support
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
-
External Video Router Support
Yes
-
-
-
-
-
Switcher Channels
24
24
16
16
16
14
External Switcher Video Sources
10
10
6
6
6
6
Internal Switcher Video Sources
5 + Black
5 + Black
5 + Black
5 + Black
5 + Black
3 + Black
Re-Entrant M/E Buses
8
-
-
-
-
-
Standard M/E Buses
-
8
4
4
4
-
M/E-Style Virtual Inputs
-
-
-
-
-
4
Output Connections (max)
14
14
11
7
6
5
Recording Channels (max)*
8
8
4
4
4
1
Animation Buffers
10
5
5
-
-
-
Still & Title Buffers
5
10
10
15
15
-
Live Virtual Sets
30+
30+
30+
30+
30+
24
Media Publishing
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
-
IsoCorder™ Recording Technology*
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
-
TransWarp Effects
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Animation Store Transitions
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Holographic Live Virtual Set Support
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
-
Macros
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
-
Hot Spots
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
-
Real-Time Motion Tracking
Yes
-
-
-
-
-
MIDI Support
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
-
Avid® Artist Mix Audio Control Support
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
-
Apple® AirPlay® Device Support
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Multi-View Monitoring
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Individually Configurable Multi-View Monitor Viewports
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
-
Frame Sync Toggle
Yes
-
-
-
-
-
Genlock
Yes
Yes
Yes
-
-
-
Tally
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
-
-

Supplemental HDMI Output

Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
-
-

Supplemental Display Ports

Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
-

Case Display*

-
-
-
-
Yes
-
Removable Storage
Yes
Yes
Yes
-
-
-
Hardware Fail-Safe
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
-
-
Software Fail-Safe
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
System Mirroring
Yes
-
-
-
-
-
Form Factor
4U Rack Mount
4U Rack Mount
2U Rack Mount
2U Rack Mount
Mini
Desktop
Subject to change without notice.
*Recording capabilities vary between TriCaster Mini models. Case display not available on all TriCaster Mini models.