LiveU LU40

LiveU LU40 is discontinued (EOL) and superseded by the LU400

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The LiveU LU40 backpack is a compact and light-weight device for prime quality live video transmission over multiple cellular networks. It offers a ground-breaking high-quality video solution for live news gathering and online coverage of events. The LU40 comes in a considerably smaller form and has been specially designed to fulfil the needs of broadcasters and on-line media professionals on the move.

With these latest product features, this LiveU backpack brings live video capabilities to a wider audience, ranging from online journalists covering political campaign trails to photographers capturing local events.

LiveU LU-40-S for Broadcasters

The LIVEU LU40-S backpack incorporates Live U’s proprietary internal antenna for added resiliency in areas of poor cellular coverage. The device includes new features and capabilities for live news gathering. These features include low latency for interview mode; local storage store and forward; file transfer (FTP); video and audio indicators; below one minute boot-up time and the flexibility to manage the unit from its touch screen or any internet enabled device. The antenna and modems support a lot of cellular and Wi-Fi frequencies, ensuring signal performance with long-range reception.

LiveU LU40 with hand

LiveU LU40i for Online Media

LiveU unveiled its ground-breaking LU40i hand-held live HD video solution for the online media market during IBC 2011. Since then, the LiveU LU40i has transmitted live video for several well-known sports/music events such as Super Bowl XLVI Media Day, NBA AllStar Weekend, 54th GRAMMY Awards, 2012 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), among others.

Weighing less than 700g, the LiveU LU40 is a compact media streaming device that can seamlessly connect to most commercially available cameras (SDI, HDMI and Analog). The built-in touchscreen provides an easy to use and flexible interface for local or remote controls. The LiveU LU40 offers up to 6 network connections, including 4G LTE/3G, WiMAX, WI-Fi and local area network video transmission.

This LiveU backpack has superior resiliency and sustained video transmission, even when the crew is on the go. The device also has versatile encoding capabilities, analyzing data conditions within the field to identify the most suitable video settings for sending high-quality HD/SD video.

Media Architects is the official distributor for LiveU in Singapore. We are also distributors for other broadcasting equipment in Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, India & the rest of Southeast Asia. To find out how we can help you in your production needs, contact us via the enquiry form below or give us a call

View product brochure here: LiveU LU40 Brochure

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