LS-400 Media Station

Product Highlights

  • Up to 4 Full HD Video Sources Capturing, Mixing, Switching, Recording and Live Streaming
  • HDMI, VGA, RJ-45 and Streaming Inputs
  • Touch-Friendly On-Screen Graphical User Interface
  • AREC Online Director: Easily Add Background Images, Overlays and Change Video Layouts in Video Making
  • Broadcast Your Mixed Video to up to 2 Platforms Simultaneously
  • Up to 4-inputs Sources Capturing and 5 Recording Video Outputs
  • Available APIs for Software Server Integration


Capture Up to 4 Video Sources at the Same Time

LS-400 supports capturing up to 4 video sources through HDMI / VGA/ RJ45 interfaces* at the same time, it is compatible with network cameras, laptops, PCs, digital microscopes, wireless microphones etc. With audio support, LS-400 can mix audio via HDMI, 3.5mm stereo and AREC wireless microphone.

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Intuitive and Versatile Control Options

AREC Online Director supports a wide range of control options, including Web Browser (IE, Firefox), Software Application (Windows, Mac OS), Touch-Friendly Graphical User Interface*, and Mini Controller from Mobile Device. Mini Controller and GUI design bring easier and faster control than ever. Control buttons on the front of LS-400 are also provided.

*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.

Flexible 4-Channel-In and 5 Recording Video Files Design

AREC LS-400 supports up to 4-input sources capturing and up to 5 recording video outputs. Users can choose mixed recording mode or mixed plus original sources mode respectively. The mixed plus original sources recording mode provides 1 mixed video and 4 individual synchronized source videos for flexible use.

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Built-in Hard Drive Storage & Backup

LS-400 allows saving recording videos on the internal 1TB hard drive. To increase security, LS-300 can automatically backup/upload recordings to AREC MediaCenter, FTP, SFTP, Opencast, Panopto, and Kaltura.

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.

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Model Name AREC LS-400
Max. Video-In channels 4
Video Input Interface HDMI*2 / VGA*2 / RJ-45*4
Audio Input Interface 3.5mm Stereo Mic in: 1 channel;
3.5mm Stereo Line in: 1 channel;
HDMI: 2 channels
Balanced audio-in with a 6-pin Phoenic connector
Video Encoding Resolution Max. 1080p (640x360 ~ 1920x1080). A variety of resolution can be selected
Video Outputs for Local Display HDMI*1 / VGA*1
Audio Outputs 3.5mm Stereo line out: 1 channel;
HDMI: 1 channel
Local Storage 1TB 2.5” SATA ⅢHard Drive
Locally Stored File Format MP4
Recording Modes 1 mixed + 4 individual original
Backup and Integration FTP/ SFTP/ Opencast/ Panopto/ Kaltura/ AREC MediaCenter
Live Streaming (RTMP) 2
Video Switcher Yes, through AREC Online Director (web-based and desktop applications)
USB Interface Control Yes, on-screen GUI supports USB interface control
Video Manager Yes, through web-based AREC Video Manager platform
RS-232 Control and HTTP Network API Yes