LU800 – Remote Video Production field unit by LiveU

LU800 Field Production Unit
Remote Production Unit LU800 SINFON

The First Production-Level Field Unit (remote production unit)

for live news and sports coverage

Enrich your productions and cover more events at a fraction of the cost of traditional transmission methods. The LU800 is the first all-in-one production-level field unit, designed for live news and dynamic sports coverage.

The LU800 combines multi-camera and superior video/audio capabilities with mission-critical transmission in a native 5G unit. Designed from the ground up to unlock 5G potential, the unit offers unparalleled quality of service and resiliency.

The LU800 enables complex remote productions (REMI), supporting up to four fully frame-synced feeds in high resolution from a single unit. Delivering the highest-quality video performance, the LU800 offers up to 4Kp60 10-bit HDR transmission for optimal color depth and richness.

The LU800 product series accommodates any customer need or production scenario with multi- and single-camera variants.

KEY FEATURES

  • Up to 8 x 5G modems with high- efficiency internal antennas
  • Up to 4Kp60 10-bit HDR transmission for optimal color depth & richness
  • Multi-camera with up to 4 fully synced feeds & flexible unit/station switching
  • Rich remote production tools:
    Video Return, Tally Light, Audio Connect
  • Super-fast file transfer for sending edited footage from the fieldUp to 16 audio channels for richer audio production
  • 7” ultra-sensitive capacitive touch- screen for easy unit control
  • Optional external antenna connections for harsh RF conditions
  • Dual power input (standard power supply & external battery input)
  • 2 Ethernet & 2 WiFi interfaces for more connection options
Field Production level unit
LU800 LiveU Field unit for remote production

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION

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PORTABILITYProfessional-grade backpack with wired remote control; car cradle
SIMULTANEOUS BONDINGUp to 14 network links: 8 x internal 5G/4G/3G dual-SIM modems + 2 external 5G/4G/3G modems + 2 internal WiFi and 2 Ethernet ports
ANTENNA ARRAYSBenefits in video quality, resiliency, coverage, operation in areas of poor coverage, on-the-move, and even in crowded areas; enhanced support for all common wireless frequencies including sub 6GHz 5G & LTE
MODESLive & Store, Store & Forward (three quality levels), File Transfer, DataBridge with access point
SUPPORTED TECHNOLOGIES5G/4G /3G and internal WiFi 2.4/5GHz, 802.11ac/b/g/n support, IP Satellite (KA/BGAN)
MULTI-CAMERAAvailable for LU800-PRO with PRO2/PRO4 license
VIDEO RETURNSub-second video return on the LU800 screen or over an external display via HDMI port
MULTI-TARGET DECODER OUTPUTDiverse A/V output through SDI/SMPTE-2110/NDI and H.264 RTMP/MPEG-TS streams including integrated connectivity to social media & CDNs
LOCAL CONTROLFull monitoring and control using 7” sensitive capacitive touch-screen and smooth user interface
REMOTE CONTROLFull web-based remote control using LiveU Central management system or LiveU Control mobile app
RESILIENCY AND QUALITYIncludes LiveU Reliable Transport (LRTTM), featuring proprietary algorithms such as automatic Adaptive Bit Rate (ABR), automatic Forward Error Correction (FEC) and other lost packet recovery algorithms
INTERFACESFull size SD Card Slot, HDMI out, USB 2.0, USB 3.0, USB-C, 2 Ethernet ports, audio jack (in + out), 16 SIM interfaces (dual SIM), Quick-Connect option for external cellular antennas & GPS
WIRELESS INTERFACESUp to 8 x 5G/4G/3G internal modems with high-efficiency antennas for worldwide support (modem count may vary by territory); 2 x WiFi (2.4/5GHz, 802.11ac/b/g/n) with internal MIMO antennas
POWER4 hours internal battery
Power input: 19V (external AC/DC adaptor 110V to 240V)  Dedicated external battery input: 12-17V
DIMENSIONS175mm x 280mm x 65mm / 6.9” x 11” x 2.5” (W x H x D) – with 4hr battery
WEIGHT1.74kg (61oz) without battery, 2.1kg (76oz) with battery
TEMPERATUREOperating: -5C to +45C (23F to 113F)
Technical Specification