LS-2 Media Station

Product Highlights

  • 2 HD Video Sources Capturing, Mixing, Switching, Recording and Live Streaming
  • Standalone Design, Reliable and Easy-to-Use
  • HDMI, VGA, RJ-45 and Streaming Inputs
  • Makes Broadcasting Live Video with 2 Video Sources Easier Than Ever
  • Up to 2-inputs Sources Capturing and 3-channel Recording Video Files
  • Built-In Video Manager: Remote Management
  • Available APIs for Software Server Integration


Simultaneous Live Streaming and Recording

AREC LS-2, a lightweight and all-in-one Media Station, enables live video streaming while simultaneously recording. With 2-channel mixed feature, users can broadcast an on-going and vivid lecture/ event to a designated streaming server or live streaming website, such as Facebook, YouTube or Twitch.

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Capture Up to 2 Video Sources at the Same Time

Via HDMI, VGA, RJ-45 interfaces or streaming inputs, AREC LS-2 supports up to 2 Full HD 1080p video inputs. Users can choose 1 mixed video plus 2 individual videos recording for flexible use. LS-2 can mix audio via HDMI and a 3.5mm stereo audio jack.

Adding Titles & Graphics to Your Video

With LS-2, before recording or streaming live video, users can choose a fixed layout, a pre-made background and an overlay graphic (title) to provide complete information on the video.

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Easy-to-Use Control Options

Built-in AREC Online Director, LS-2 supports versatile control options, including Software Application (Windows, Mac OS), Graphical User Interface*, and Mini Controller from Mobile Device.

*To achieve touch control, please use with a self-prepared touch display together. The on-screen GUI also supports mouse device control through USB connection.

Recording and Backup

LS-2 can record and save video on the external USB storage through back port. It also supports automatic FTP and SFTP backup to keep the recording safe, after recording is done.

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Remote Management. Simple to Integrate

With the built-in Video Manager, videos stored in the AREC Media Station can be managed remotely. Designed to work in network environment, AREC Media Station has an HTTP API that provides access to many functions in Media Station. All of the video content, metadata, and thumbnail can be delivered seamlessly for the server software integration.


Spec/ Model AREC LS-2
Max. Video-In channels 2
Video Input Interface HDMI*2 / VGA*2 / RJ-45*2
Audio Input Interface 3.5mm Stereo: 1 channel;
HDMI: 2 channels
Video Encoding Resolution Max. 1080p (640x360 ~ 1920x1080). A variety of resolution can be selected
Video Outputs for Local Display HDMI*1 / VGA*1
Note: on-screen GUI is selectable between HDMI and VGA display port
Audio Outputs 3.5mm Stereo line out: 1 channel;
HDMI: 1 channel
External Storage Supports USB drive recording through the back port
USB Drive Backup Supports USB drive backup through the front port after recording is done
Locally Stored File Format MP4
Recording Modes 1 mixed + 2 individual original
FTP Backup Automatic backup to an FTP or SFTP server after recording is done
Live Streaming (RTMP) Stream 1 platform
Video Switcher Yes, through AREC Online Director (SW-based application only)
USB Interface Control Yes, on-screen GUI supports USB interface control
Video Manager Yes, through web-based AREC Video Manager platform
RS-232 Control Yes