Looking for a Windows-based alternative to Playback Pro?
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Professional video playback has never been easier or more reliable: PLAYDECK lets you broadcast video clips, graphics, audio, animated lower thirds, Youtube videos and even live inputs at the touch of a button.

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Playdeck Professional Video Playback - Laptop
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Extremely reliable and packed with useful features

  • Playback of videos, graphics or audio in all popular codecs in resolutions up to UHD / 4K
  • GPU-powered video engine for high-performance video processing (needs Nvidia GPU)
  • Two separate output channels, unlimited number of playlists, simply use Drag & Drop
  • Several output options: External playout cards (e.g. from Blackmagicdesign), via NDI® or via the extended desktop
  • Particularly comfortable remote start of playback by connecting to your ATEM video switcher, to your vMix system or simply by using NDI Tally Flags
  • Controllable via TCP/IP commands, e.g. with Bitfocus Companion or Universe Show Control


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