Feature - Input, Output & Capture

  • All audio and video, monitoring and network connectors are easily accessible from the rear for convenient installation in industry standard 19” rack-mount configurations. (Note, some 3Play Mini connections are front mounted).
  • Most audio and video connectors are industry standard (XLR or BNC as appropriate), ensuring broad compatibility and secure, locked connections. (Mini connectors vary).
  • Supply external audio via analog, AES/EBU (AES3) or SDI Embedded audio (Mini audio options are HDMI and analog ¼” jacks).
  • Balanced XLR audio connectors where supplied.
  • Multiple simultaneous SDI and analog output connections (except Mini).

3Play 440:

  • record up to four live video sources to internal, removable or external media.

3Play 4800

  • Record from four video sources to removable redundant media, freely choosing
  • between SDI and analog HD (or SD) cameras.
  • Or record up to eight sources without redundant recording.


  • Capture and play back 16:9 and 4:3 formats in both HD and SD sessions.
  • Output HD sessions as SD (4:3 or 16:9) and HD simultaneously from HD sessions.
  • Play list module supports inserting pre-recorded video, sound and imagery into your live productions.
  • Send both primary outputs (A and B) from 3Play to a NewTek TriCaster across your network, leaving the video outputs free for other purposes.
  • Use one output for program output, the other as preview, and switch sources with colorful Animation Store transitions.
  • Display highlight reels with colorful transitions, bumpers and audio bed using either output channel.
  • Supplemental Aux (Auxiliary) Video output to a projection system or secondary monitor at session resolutions up to 1920x1080.


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