Magewell Director Mini Overview
Broadcast from anywhere from a variety of sources with the Director Mini Compact Live Streaming Encoder, Switcher, Monitor & Recorder from Magewell. This compact device features a bright 5.44″ AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display that provides switching, monitoring, encoding, recording, and streaming directly to the internet. Add up to two HDMI, two USB-A, two NDI|HX2 or HX3, three SRT/RTMP, smartphone, or media file source inputs, and simultaneously output via Wi-Fi or Ethernet to up to two destinations such as YouTube, Twitch, or Facebook Live using SRT, RTMP, or NDI|HX3. The Director Mini is also configurable in portrait or landscape mode for compatibility with social media sites such as TikTok or Instagram.
Compact and Versatile
Combining multi-input switching, graphics, streaming, recording, and monitoring in one compact device, Director Mini enables a single operator to easily create visually compelling productions for live event coverage, remote production feeds, and more.
Flexible Layouts and Powerful Production Tools
Director Mini’s intuitive user interface is accessed through its integrated AMOLED touchscreen. Users can define multiple scenes that combine live video and audio inputs with network streams, media sources, and graphics, then switch or transition between these scenes on the fly. Production tools, including chroma keying, graphics, and telestration further enhance your content.
High-Quality Streaming and Recording
Director Mini can encode video up to 1080p60 and bitrates up to 30 Mb/s. Productions can be streamed via RTMP to popular platforms such as YouTube Live, Facebook Live, or custom destinations. SRT output supports high-quality remote production workflows, while NDI|HX3 output is ideal for local IP-based production. Content can also be recorded to an SD card, USB flash drive, or the device’s internal 64GB storage.
- Optional L-series batteries for DC power
- Intuitive user interface and companion app for scene editing and creating shows
- Rich output possibilities, including RTMP and SRT streams, NDI|HX3, and local displays
- Display multiple graphics, including titles, lower thirds, a scoreboard, timer, stopwatch and more
- Ethernet and Wi-Fi streaming, Bluetooth for audio monitoring
- Control with Director Utility App for Android and iOS