TriCaster Mini Go

TriCaster® 2 Elite

The most complete video production platform available today, and sets a new platinum standard for how much you can achieve with a single system.
Product Highlights
  • Entry-level TriCaster and great first step on TriCaster journey.
  • Perfect for podcasters, influencers, or streamers.
  • Offers USB or NDI® Connectivity.
  • Compatible with all major streaming platforms.
  • Advanced graphics capabilities using Live Link.
  • Support for great quality 1080/60p video
  • Offers 4 inputs, 2 MEs, 2 Layers and 2 Keyers
  • Real time social media publishing

  • Overview
  • Tech Specs

The go-to for anyone with a story to tell.

There has never been an easier way to start your journey with a TriCaster. TriCaster Mini Go offers creators anywhere the simplest set-up yet with a wealth of professional level video production features that grow with you as you continue along your TriCaster live production journey.

Built with NDI at its core, the Mini Go is an easy to use, yet scalable solution that can be simplified or expanded, as necessary; from using USB devices to simple converters. Once part of the Vizrt ecosystem of products, users can take advantage of the many ways to scale-up their productions to suit any need.

Small But Perfectly Formed
TriCaster Mini Go doesn’t pull any creative punches, despite its size…it comes with the powerful Live Link feature as standard. Live Link allows users to render web pages directly into TriCaster and pull any web page elements into a production without the need for a 3rd party application. From graphics or images on a web page to videos from your organization’s internal training platforms – Live Link offers the ultimate in production agility and freedom.

All The Connectivity You Need
The TriCaster Mini Go offers all the connectivity you need in one desktop box including 4 external sources with 2 x 2.5 Ghz network connections and 11 USB connections with a mix of USB 3.2, 2.0, and type C supporting resolutions up to 1080p/60.

Powerful Switching & Compositing - Live Link for TriCaster®
Live Link allows users to render web pages directly into the TriCaster and pull any web page elements into a production without the need for a 3rd party application. From graphics or images on a web page to videos from your organization’s internal training platforms – Live Link offers the ultimate in production agility and freedom. Available now on all current TriCasters – ensure you have the very latest update to take advantage of this exciting feature.

Simplified IP Connectivity with NDI®
Say goodbye to the tangled mess of bulky video cables and take advantage of the plug and play simplicity of NDI® IP video protocol. Connect to a wide variety of NDI®-enabled products, along with the world’s largest ecosystem of third-party IP video products using a single network cable for video, audio, key, control, tally, and in some cases power over Ethernet.

Social Media Publication
Share real-time updates and on-demand content across your social media accounts, uploading images and video directly to Facebook, Imgur, LinkedIn, Twitter, Vimeo, YouTube and more—complete with comments and hashtags.

Multichannel Audio Mixing
Set the tone for your production with comprehensive audio integration, including a software-based audio mixer, support for digital, analog, and USB audio devices, audio over IP networking with NDI®, Dante™, and AES67, professional DSPs, fader control, VU metering, Talk Back communication, and 2 x 2 x 2 stereo audio with two audio mixes.*

*Dante™ and AES67 require compatible virtual sound card licenses (sold separately)

Real-Time Monitoring and Multiviewers
See everything happening during your production with fully adjustable single-screen or multi-screen monitoring. With three customizable multiviewers, configurable windows and workspace layouts, operator confidence monitors, visual indicators, scopes, and more, you can easily personalize the environment to your preference.

Built-in Video Players
Add your files to the built-in video players for on-demand and automated playback, including auto-advancing playlists, live-edited highlight reels, and much more. With responsive player controls, presets, real-time editing tools, selectable transitions, and playlist effects, you have everything needed to make magic from your stored media.

Video Input Up to 4 utilizing IP connections via SRT, NDI, RTMP, RTSP, WebRTC and Microsoft DirectShow compliant devices via USB
Audio Input
  • Embedded audio supported for IP protocols
  • Supplemental support for Dante™ networking protocol from Audinate® 3
  • Requires Dante Virtual Soundcard license from Audinate (sold separately)
  • Support for professional USB audio devices via compatible WDM audio drivers
USB Connectivity
  • 2 x USB 3.2 Type-C ports
  • 6 x USB 3.2 Type-A ports
  • 3 x USB 2.0 ports
Network Video Output IP video output via NDI
  • 2 x independent video mix outputs
Stream Output 2 x streaming video output, independently configurable, with simultaneous stream archive
Monitor Outputs
  • 2 x mini display port with output adapters
  • Max monitor resolution 1080p/60
Max Session Output Resolution 1080p/60
Mix/Effect Buses (M/E)
  • 2 x M/E buses
    2 x Keyers per bus
    2 x Layers
DSK Channels 2 x DSK channels
  • 5 x Media Players (2 x DDR, 2 x GFX, 1 x Sound)
  • 15 x Media Buffers (10 x Live Link or Animation Buffers, 5 x Graphics Buffers)
Keyers Integrated LiveMatte™ chroma and luma keying technology on all source channels and M/E buses
  • 8 x input keyers
  • 2 x media player keyers
  • 2 x M/E keyers
  • 15 x buffer keyers
Audio Mixing Integrated multi-channel audio mixer with support for stereo audio, and DSP’s
Virtual Sets Integrated LiveSet™ technology with 30+ live virtual sets and box effects included
DataLink Integrated DataLink™ technology enabling real-time, automated data input from internal and external sources, including webpages, spreadsheets, scoreboards, databases, RSS feeds, watch files, XML, CSV, ASCII and more
Macros Pre-defined system Macros
  • Attach to control panel buttons, keyboard shortcuts, hotspots, MIDI and X-keys® buttons or GPI triggers
  • Attach to internal events and state changes, including audio, media playback, tally and specific switcher actions
  • Supports control via web-based interface
Recording 2 x recording channels from either NDI® inputs or Mix outputs
  • Records and retains alpha channel data
  • Capacity varies by format, resolution and file specification
  • Supports recording to external storage via USB 3.0
  • Support for Network Attached Storage(NAS)
Grab Grab full-resolution, deinterlaced still images from external video sources and outputs
Export Export video and image files to social media, FTP, local or external volumes, and network servers, with optional transcoding
PTZ Support for up to 4 simultaneous Pan-Tilt-Zoom (PTZ) robotic cameras via serial and network protocols, including RS232*, RS422*, and IP, with integrated controls and preset system

*Requires USB to serial adapter – sold separately
Processing Video: YCbCr + Alpha color space, using 4:2:2:4 Audio: 96 kHz
  • 16 channels of audio passthrough
  • Integrated multi-channel audio mixer with support for 8-channel audio, DSPs and
  • 4x8x8 audio input routing
Supported Media File Formats Import, store, and play back multimedia files, with optional transcoding, including:
  • Video: AVI, DV, DVCPro, DVCProHD, FLV, F4V, H.263, H.264, MOV, MKV, MJPEG, MPEG, MP4, WMV, WebM, and more
  • Image: PSD, PNG, TGA, BMP, JPEG, JPEG-XR, JPEG2000, EXR, RAW, TIF, WebP, and more
  • Audio: AIFF, MP3, WAV, and more
Processing Floating Point YCbCr +A 4:4:4:4 Audio: Floating Point, 96 kHz
Latency Processing Latency: ~1.0-1.5 frames
Tally Support for network tally via NDI®
MIDI Support for standard MIDI protocol enabling third-party device control
NIC 2 x 2.5 Gigabit NIC

System Physical
TriCaster Mini Go system chassis, including adjustable handle and cable retention bracket
  • 4.23 x 9.08 x 7.89 in (10.74 x 23.1 x 20.1 cm)
  • 8.4 lbs (3.8 kg)