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AJA HELO H.264 Streamer & Recorder

SKU: HELO
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$2,449.00
(Inc. GST)
$2,129.57
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At a glance:

The HELO H.264 Streamer & Recorder from AJA is a stand-alone appliance which brings both SDI and HDMI input/output into a single appliance with the ability to simultaneously stream out to your Content Delivery Network (CDN) as well as encode and record H.264 files to SD cards, USB storage, or network-based storage simultaneously. With a small and robust form factor, HELO Recorder can be used in live events, webcasts, production and locationsDesigned for continuous use to deliver with full connectivityOffers both HD-SDI and HDMI source inputs in a single device with the ability to encode up to 1080p 60 in H.264Streams out to your Content Delivery Network (CDN) and records to SD card, USB storage, or network-based storage simultaneously.

Encodes to H.264/MPEG-4 ensuring bandwidth efficiencies with widely compatible files from tablets to smartphones, desktops to smart TVs2-channel stereo audio can be encoded at up to 24-bit 48 kHz at data rates ranging from 32 KB/s to 256 KB/s in MPEG-4-LC, allowing you to make an appropriate choice for your project's needs. USB connection and robust web-browser based UI allows you to setup and configure your CDN connectionThe stream button delivers your project across the recorder's Ethernet connection, which allows support for RTP/RTSP, RTMP as well as Unicast. Offers a dedicated record button right on the front of the recorder's small and mobile interface for immediate recordingYou can simply plug in your NTFS 3.1 or FAT 32 formatted USB drive, SD card, or connected network storage and start recording immediately.

AJA HELO H.264 Streamer & Recorder

The HELO H.264 Streamer & Recorder from AJA is a stand-alone appliance which brings both SDI and HDMI input/output into a single appliance with the ability to simultaneously stream out to your Content Delivery Network (CDN) as well as encode and record H.264 files to SD cards, USB storage, or network-based storage simultaneously.

Portable and Ready-to-Use

  • With a small and robust form factor, HELO Recorder can be used in live events, webcasts, production and locations
  • Designed for continuous use to deliver with full connectivity
  • Offers both HD-SDI and HDMI source inputs in a single device with the ability to encode up to 1080p 60 in H.264
  • Streams out to your Content Delivery Network (CDN) and records to SD card, USB storage, or network-based storage simultaneously

Encode

  • Encodes to H.264/MPEG-4 ensuring bandwidth efficiencies with widely compatible files from tablets to smartphones, desktops to smart TVs
  • 2-channel stereo audio can be encoded at up to 24-bit 48 kHz at data rates ranging from 32 KB/s to 256 KB/s in MPEG-4-LC, allowing you to make an appropriate choice for your project's needs

Stream

  • USB connection and robust web-browser based UI allows you to setup and configure your CDN connection
  • The stream button delivers your project across the recorder’s Ethernet connection, which allows support for RTP/RTSP, RTMP as well as Unicast

Record

  • Offers a dedicated record button right on the front of the recorder’s small and mobile interface for immediate recording
  • You can simply plug in your NTFS 3.1 or FAT 32 formatted USB drive, SD card, or connected network storage and start recording immediately

Mass Media

  • H.264-based encoding not only ensures efficiently sized files, it also means you have multiple recording medium options
  • Utilizes USB thumb sticks, drives and RAIDs, common SD or SDHC media or network sharing across a switch

Built-In Webserver

  • AJA eMini-Setup and recorder’s easy-to-use web-browser interface make it simple to setup, configure, and update firmware
  • You can connect to the recorder either via its direct USB port to set static/dynamic IP addresses through AJA eMini-Setup software or over the network using the web server generated UI

Multiple Choices

  • For Ki Pro or CION Users, the HELO Recorder expands your HD pipeline with up to 1080p60 support
  • You can connect via 3G-SDI or HDMI and record H.264 proxy files for fast onsite portable editing on a laptop and stream your live capture or playback as needed
Video Formats2K: 2048 x 1080p 23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30, 50, 59.94, 60
HD: 1080p 23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30, 50, 59.94, 60
HD: 1080i 25, 29.97, 30 HD: 720p 50, 59.94, 60
SD: 525i, 625i
(2K inputs are center cut to 1080p and are only supported on SDI input)
Video Codec SupportH.264/MPEG-4 Encoder
Video Parameters100 KB/s to 20 MB/s (TBD) streamed output
100 KB/s to 20 MB/s (TBD) recorded output
Up to 1080p60
Supports Baseline, Main and High
2.0, 3.0, 3.1, 4.0 and 4.1 level support
Video Input Digital1 x 3G-SDI, SMPTE-259/292/296/424, 10-bit
Single Link 4:2:2, 4:4:4 (1 x BNC)
1 x HDMI Standard Type A connector
HDMI v1.4a, RGB or YCbCr
Video Output Digital1 x 3G-SDI, SMPTE-292/296/424, 10-bit
Single Link 4:2:2 or 4:4:4 (1 x BNC)
1 x HDMI Standard Type A connector
HDMI v1.4a, RGB or YCbCr
Audio Encoding32 KB/s to 256 KB/s
32, 44.1 and 48 kHz 2-channel stereo
MPEG-4 AAC-LC
Audio Input Digital2-channel, 24-bit SDI embedded audio, 48 kHz sample rate, synchronous
2-channel, 24-bit HDMI embedded audio, 48 kHz sample rate, synchronous
Audio Input Analog2-channel, Analog (Line Level, Unbalanced stereo 1 x 3.5 mm TRS connector)
Audio Output Digital2-channel, 24-bit SDI embedded audio, 48 kHz sample rate, synchronous
2-channel, 24-bit HDMI embedded audio, 48 kHz sample rate, synchronous
Audio Output Analog2-channel, Analog (Line Level, Unbalanced stereo 1 x 3.5 mm TRS connector)
ProtocolsRTMP, RTSP/RTP, Unicast and Multi Unicast (3 to 10 Clients)
Storage1 x USB 2.0 slot, (Can be NTFS 3.1 or FAT32)
1 x SD Card slot, SD and SDHC cards (NTFS 3.1)
Mounted Network Share
User InterfaceStream Button
Record Button
Web UI
Simple Web Configuration via AJA eMini-Setup (OS X and PC)
Power100 to 240 V, 50/60 Hz Universal Input, +5-20 VDC 13 W Maximum
EnvironmentOperating Temperature: 32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
Operating Relative Humidity: 10 to 90% non-condensing
Operating Altitude: <10,000' (3,000 m)
Safe Storage Temperature (Power OFF): -40 to 140°F (-40 to 60°C)
Dimensions (W x D x H)7.0 x 4.7 x 1.0" (18 x 14 x 26 cm)
Weight0.8 lb (0.4 kg)
Packaging Info
Package Weight2.16 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)10.3 x 6.55 x 5.15"

In The Box

  • 1 x AJA HELO H.264 Streamer & Recorder
  • 1 x Limited 5-Year Warranty
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