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Broadcast Pix Flint

Integrated Production Switchers


Easily Create Compelling Live Video on the most integrated Switchers

Broadcast Pix Flint™ integrated production switchers are powerful and affordable. They feature SDI and IP inputs, output in SDI, IP and streaming, with built-in recording and audio mixing.

Flint’s multi-format switcher supports HD and SD cameras simultaneously, plus computer files and cloud-based content using integrated BPNet. Flint also features three overlay (key) layers, two clip channels with built-in storage for up to 60 hours of content, and six graphics channels supporting the internal CG.  Experience an easier way to create dynamic live video with Broadcast Pix Flint.  

THE NEW FLINT SERIES

  • Includes up to 6 multi-def. SDI, HDMI inputs + up to 4 network inputs for IP (NDI™, RTSP)  + 8 channels of clips and graphics, and 7 simultaneous outputs (SDI, IP, analog, and HDMI) 
  • Internal HD streaming, recording , audio mixing  and a CG graphics system 
  • 3 keyers each with DVEs and Virtual Studios with ClearKey™ chromakeyer  
  • BPNet™ cloud inputs, outputs, sharing and management  
  • BPView™ customizable multi-view monitoring
  • Commander Interface option enables easy control by non-technical operators 
  • Control from a choice of panels, or from an intuitive touch-screen, tablet or smartphone
             Flint with BPNet

New BPNet

BPNet extends Flint’s integration beyond the switcher, enabling cloud based inputs and outputs, and the ultimate in sharing and management. Learn more

Flint Features

Ingest with ease

Multiple Cameras
  Computer Files
  Studio Files
  Cloud Content
  Optional Social Media, Data   
Multiple CamerasMix 4 or 6 SDI or HDMI and analog cameras, as well as up to 4 IP inputs (RTSP or NDI™). Can also mix 1080i, 720p and SD formats.   Features Ingest Computer FilesInput clips an graphics into the built-in clip, title and still stores.   Watch-FoldersWatch-folders can accept clips, and graphics from Final Cut and more, even during a show. And BPNet auto-converts formats.   Broadcast Pix BPNetAdd content from anywhere with BPNet, the cloud service built for video.   Ingest DataRapid CG flows Twitter and RSS feeds directly to air or first pre-screen. Graphics can be automatically updated from Daktronics and OES scoreboards.

Use world-class production tools built for today's users

Panels with PixButtons™   Multi-Format Switcher
  BPView™ Multi-View   Device Controls
Broadcast Pix PixButtonsChoose from 3 control panels, most of which feature patented PixButtons, which can even display file names. Or use touch-screen control.   Broadcast Pix Flint IO Includes 4 or 6 SDI or HDMI inputs, as well as up to 4 IP inputs and 8 channels of built-in clips and graphics. Mix 1080i, 720p and SD video sources. 3 key layers each with a customizable DVE for Picture and Picture and flying keys. View close-up of back panels here   BPView MultiViewSee all your I/O in high resolution, plus each key layer, file libraries, clocks, counters, safe areas, incoming files through watch-folders and more. Completely customizable as every window is resizable, movable and can eb replicated to create your optimum look.   Device ControlsEvery control surface has a device control bank that enables control of any internal or external device. Select the device and then use the 12 button PixPad to select any file, macro, robotic camera preset, etc. Device controls also include joystick, knobs and display. Enables fast action control of all content.
             
BPNet Management   Dual-Channel Clip Server   CG Graphics
  Macros
Broadcast Pix BPNetBPNet extends Flint’s integration beyond the switcher, enabling cloud based inputs and outputs, and the ultimate in sharing and management.    
 
  Dual-Channel ClipsPlayout up to 60 hours of clips and animations, with audio. Clips can be individually set to auto-start when taken to air, auto-transition, rewind, loop, etc.
  CG GraphicsIncludes 8 channels of graphics and a built-in broadcast quality CG (Character generator). Unlike some other integrated systems, the CG can keep running during the show.      
  Fluent MacrosUnique to Broadcast Pix, Macros easily executes any combination of video, files, and device moves for complex effects with the push of a button. Save up to 1000 macros. Great for double boxes, triple boxes and intros, and any complex shot.
             
ClearKey™ and Virtual Studios   Optional External Device Control   Optional Commander
  Add Operators
Virtual StudiosSuperb 
chromakeyer features one touch control. Shoot talent in front of a green or blue screen and then place in any location with virtual sets. Use the included sets, or easily create your own out of any picture with the included virtual set editor. Combine with Macros for PiP or slow zooms.
  Control External DevicesIntimately 
control robotic cameras from Lumens, Panasonic, Sony, Hitachi or Telemetrics. Control video recorders from AJA, BlackMagic and others. Control streamers, routers and mixers. Enjoy slow motion with PixPlay.
  Broadcast Pix CommanderNew 
Commander is a breakthrough in ease of use enables EVERYONE to create great live video for any meeting. Intuitive touch-screen controls robotic cameras, titles, topics and more.
  Add OperatorsThis integrated system can easily be controlled by one operator or shared for more complex productions. Add a graphics operator on the keyboard, or add an operator using a virtual panel, iPad or smartphone.

Deliver exciting live video

Video Outputs   
Stream   
Record
  
Stream & Record
Video OutputsOutput up to 7 video formats: HD SDI, SD SDI, HDMI, IP (NDI™), analog component, Y/C and component simultaneously. Audio output embedded in SDI/HDMI, plus 4 channels balanced analog and 2 channels AES/EBU.  
Stream.FLV with Adobe Media Live Encoder at up to 720p resolution or .WMV with Windows Expression Encoder at SD resolution. Maintain lip-sync no matter how hard you push Flint, thanks to our patented process. Direct integration to Ustream, Livestream, Facebook Live and more.  
RecordRecord your program output as the show is being created with internal program output recording, 1920x1080i Motion JPEG .AVI file with audio.  
Stream and RecordFull 1920 x 1080 HD 4:2:2 recording in a choice of formats and the ability to record directly to your internal clipstore for instant playback. Drag your finished file directly to your favorite non linear editor with no transcoding.
             
Great Support          
   
Great SupportWith Broadcast Pix you enjoy knowledgeable, helpful technical support. These experts can even log into your system remotely to diagnose any issue and help you create with confidence.
 

 

       

Flint is a member of the Broadcast Pix family of integrated production systems.

For larger systems with more I/O, more key layers and media capacity check out 
Mica and Granite.

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sas_logo.jpgIt’s a good product, it fits our needs extremely well. And the support from Broadcast Pix has been terrific.”

- Woody Weaver
SAS senior manager of engineering and operations for New Media and Video Communications (NMVC)
Cary, N.C.