Livestream Producer Supported Capture Devices

The following is a list of devices tested and approved to be fully compatible with Livestream Producer.


Recommended USB 2.0 Laptop Capture Devices:

- Blackmagic H.264 Pro Recorder (SDI, Component, S-video, Composite, HDMI)

 - Blackmagic Web Presenter

Note: This device works with Livestream Producer; it does not work with Livestream Studio.


Recommended Desktop Capture Cards (PCIe):

- Blackmagic DeckLink SDI**

- Blackmagic DeckLink SDI 4K

- Blackmagic DeckLink Duo**

- Blackmagic DeckLink Duo 2

- Blackmagic DeckLink Quad**

- Blackmagic DeckLink Quad 2

- Blackmagic DeckLink Optical Fiber**

- Blackmagic DeckLink Studio**

- Blackmagic DeckLink Studio 4K

- Blackmagic DeckLink HD Extreme 3D**

- Blackmagic DeckLink 4K Extreme

- Blackmagic DeckLink 4K Extreme 12G - Quad SDI

- Blackmagic DeckLink 4K Pro

- Blackmagic DeckLink Mini-Recorder (capture only)

- Blackmagic DeckLink Mini-Monitor (playback only)

- Blackmagic Intensity Pro 4K


Recommended Thunderbolt Capture Devices (MAC Only):

- Blackmagic UltraStudio Mini Recorder (capture only)

- Blackmagic UltraStudio Mini Monitor (playback only)

- Blackmagic UltraStudio 3D**

- Blackmagic UltraStudio 4K

- Blackmagic UltraStudio Express

- Blackmagic Intensity Shuttle for Thunderbolt

- Blackmagic Intensity Extreme**


Recommended USB 3.0 Devices (PC Only, read the description first):

Blackmagic USB 3.0 encoding devices are not supported on all machines. Please see Blackmagic Design's notes about USB 3.0 system requirements.

- Blackmagic UltraStudio Pro

- Blackmagic UltraStudio SDI

- Blackmagic Intensity Shuttle for USB 3.0


Compatible Switchers

- Blackmagic ATEM Television Studio

- Blackmagic ATEM 1 M/E Production Switcher**

- Blackmagic ATEM 2 M/E Production Switcher**


Note: Customers with the Blackmagic ATEM 1 M/E 4K and ATEM 2 M/E 4K models can use these switchers only along with one of the capture devices listed above. These newer switchers do not include a direct computer connection.


Other Certified Capture Devices:

 Important: These devices are not supported on Windows 8.1 or higher and Mac 10.9 (Mavericks) or higher. 

- Canopus ADVC110 (Video Input : Composite, S-Video. Audio Input : Analog RCA)

- Canopus ADVC1000 (Video Input : SDI. Audio Input : Embedded SDI Only)

- Osprey 500 series (SDI, Component, S-video)

- Matrox MX02 Line (PC Driver version, MAC Driver version (SDI, HD-SDI,Component, Composite, S-video, HDMI)


**This product is no longer available. However, it is still compatible with our software if you already own it.

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