Stream Dudes carries a variety of switchers and encoders to suit nearly every production need. Click here to review a select few dynamite, “Dude Approved” switchers and encoders.
2U Brandt Dude Rack Production Switcher
At your service. Brandt 2U production switcher. Basic productions need a simple, but dedicated solution. The Brandt isn't flashy but gets the job done...a reliable vMix box <$5000.
2U Duderino Dude Rack by Stream Dudes
The Duderino 2U video switcher is a reliable staple of the Dude Rack lineup, with plenty of chill and perfect the balance of performance and affordability.
3U Walter Dude Rack by Stream Dudes
Looking for a video production solution that can be as flexible as your needs? The intense and powerful Walter 3U Dude Rack is your go-to. This Big Dude is the perfect solution for virtual conferences and events.
4U The Bigski Dude Rack by Stream Dudes
Built with modularity and expansion in mind, The Bigski 4U Dude Rack professional switcher has the resources needed for the veteran broadcaster who wants a solution that is always prepared.
4U Nagelbett Dude Rack Production Switcher
When physical inputs matter, the Nagelbett can take it in better than the rest. With up to 20 12G SDI inputs (all bi-directional for flexibility), the Nagelbett doesn’t fake it.
4U Nagelbett: Autobahn Dude Rack Production Switcher
Stream to the information highway on the Nagelbett Autobahn, designed with IP (NDI, SRT, MPEG-TS) workflows in mind, the Autobahn prioritizes speed and processing power over physical inputs.
BirdDog 4K Quad
Four channels of 4K video for under $2k. It has never been easier to upgrade your studio to 4K over NDI. One device does it all and for much less than you would expect. Encode, decode and cross convert--all within a compact box.
BirdDog Mini NDI Encoder/Decoder
Everything you loved about the Studio NDI, but in a compact, more affordable package. The BirdDog Mini is tabbed the "ultimate entry point into the world of NDI encoding and decoding." You can: send or receive full-quality NDI video; add affordable coms into your production; or tuck it behind a monitor for a cost-effective NDI video receiver for digital signage.
BirdDog Play HD & 4K NDI® Player
Meet PLAY, the latest innovation from BirdDog. PLAY is the newest and smallest HD & 4K NDI® Player with full support for NDI® 5. Now connections are a breeze, simply connect PLAY to your NDI® network, plug it into your TV via HDMI, and use your own remote to browse sources and instantly connect.
Custom Dude PC by Stream Dudes
With our newly redesigned chassis, the popular and trusted Dude PC is available for further customization in our Custom Shop so you can build precisely the solution you desire. Select your streaming platform; upgrade GPU; POE...and more.
JVC ProHD Studio 4000
A better broadcast is a touch away. Designed for ease of use, the JVC ProHD Studio 4000 brings big features to a simple interface that anybody can operate. Live switching, streaming, and JVC camera control are easily accessed via a touchscreen interface. The ProHD Studio 4000 makes live video production easy and affordable.
JVC ProHD Studio 4000S
Slow motion, instant replay has never been easier. Based around a simple touchscreen interface, the JVC ProHD Studio 4000S is a real game changer. More than just instant replay, the ProHD Studio 4000S is a complete video production solution with NDI. Add it to your existing workflow or use it as its own all-in-one solution, the ProHD Studio 4000S is all you need for professional sports streaming.
Kiloview KV-E2 HDMI Encoder
The Kiloview E2 is a flexible, affordable, and straightforward solution for streaming live video. With a small footprint, a sub $400 price, and the ability to stream to the website, social media platform, or video hosting platform of your choice.
Panasonic AV-HLC100 All-In-One Production Center
Panasonic cameras deserves a video switcher designed to show off their quality. More than just a video switcher, the AV-HLC100 not only switches video sources, but It also offers camera control, RTMP streaming, and audio mixer all within a single unit. With support for HD-SDI, HDMP, IP and NDI, the AV-HLC100 provides unmatched flexibility within a hardware switcher, that easily can be controlled by a single operator.
Panasonic AV-UHS500 4K Professional Video Switcher
Be in total control of your 4K production with the AV-UHS500. Feature-rich and multi-format, this compact switcher can handle up to 16 inputs and 15 outputs (with optional boards). The built-in up/down converter and scaler make the AV-UHS500 an easy way to upgrade your workflow over time. Which is perfect for when it comes time to add Panasonic PTZ cameras, as the AV-UHS500 can control those as well.
Production Bot Switch 4
Production Bot is a true workhorse, created by and for video production experts. Each ProBot is ready to report for duty. Although vMix 4K software comes standard on the Switch 4, the open platform allows you to use it whichever way you desire.
Production Bot Switch 8
Production Bot is a true workhorse, created by and for video production experts. Each ProBot is ready to report for duty. Although vMix Pro software comes standard on the Switch 8, the open platform allows you to use it whichever way you desire.
Quicklink Enterprise and Enterprise Quad 2 Playout Servers
Back in the studio, Quicklink has your content handled with the Enterprise and Enterprise Quad 2 playout servers. Designed to effortlessly receive, decode, manage and play out live (or recorded) video, these servers simply your workflow.
QuickLink Midi Backpack 4.0
For those times when the entire show needs to be “live on location,” Quicklink has the encoding tools you need. Making remote broadcasting easier, the Midi Backpack sends low latency video over a bonded cellular (and/or WiFi network) connection back to the studio.
The Ringer Portable Production Switcher
Hit the road with The Ringer, Stream Dudes' powerful new eight-input portable production box. You’ll find that The Ringer is an easy-to-use interface packaged entirely within a single box.
The Ringer: Heavyweight Portable Production Switcher
Bring More. Do More. The Ringer Heavyweight wields more power, more inputs, and more capability to bring your entire production studio with you wherever you may go.
Flexible and versatile, the Roland V-1SDI makes switching 3G SDI and HDMI cameras and sources easy and affordable. Compact and portable, the V-1SDI comes complete with a T-Fader, backlit buttons, and delivers professional switching results. With support for 3G-SDI, the V-1SDI can operate at full 1080p resolution and can take advantage of the longer cable distance runs associated with SDI.
Roland continues to impress with their no frills, reliable switchers. While these aren’t all-in-one systems, they are great at what they do and are matched perfectly with complementary components to create simple and reliable workflows. Roland brings smart switching and a feature-rich experience to its users.
The VR-4HD was designed for single-person operation, and enables easy switching and mixing of sound and video. Digital Signal Processing (DSP) along with hardware faders, buttons and touch screen interface, make it an easy A/V solution for anyone to learn and use. Integrating a digital audio mixer, video switcher, multi-viewer touch screen and USB video/audio streaming interface, The VR-4HD is ideal for schools, churches, council meetings, corporate events, training sessions, or any other live event.
Standard Dude PC by Stream Dudes
Wrapped into a slim chassis with improved airflow and improved portability, our Standard Dude PC has all the power you need to improve your productions. Designed for a multicamera workflow.
Teradek Prism Mobile
Stream on-the-go with the lowest-SWaP, LTE-enabled, camera-back video encoder in its class. Teradek's Prism Mobile allows you to reliably stream 4K HDR video from the most challenging locations for live coverage on the go.
Teradek Prism Flex
The Teradek Prism Flex offers secure, reliable, and the best value in 4K HDR streaming over IP. The Prism Flex is the perfect, compact multi-tool for any video workflow.
Teradek Prism Rack
Scalable and reliable, Prism RU gives you up to 4K 10-bit HDR video transmission with high-density encoding and decoding for live broadcasts from your server room, production truck, or mobile fly-pack.
Teradek Ranger: Next-Level Wireless Performance
Teradek's Ranger is the world’s first zero-delay (< 1 ms) wireless video system to transmit uncompressed 4K HDR video up to 5,000 ft. line of sight. Ranger offers live productions the combination of incredible video quality AND wireless integrity.
Videon EdgeCaster Ultra Low Latency 4K Video Encoder
Designed with Amazon Web Services (AWS) in mind, the EdgeCaster brings ultra-low latency streaming to professional, broadcast applications. With a choice of SRT, HLS, DASH or CMAF, the EdgeCaster lets video providers create a targeted workflow that meets their end-to-end latency.
Videon VersaStreamer Series of Encoders
Available in HDMI, SDI, and 4K models, you can stream up to 1080p H.264 video to three (3) destinations: The Videon VersaStreamer can simultaneously stream directly to three (3) web destinations like Amazon Web Services (AWS), YouTube, and Facebook.