PIXELHUE X400 - Brand‐new professional media server engineered by PIXELHUE
Updated: Jul 24, 2022
PIXELHUE is a company born of the desire to innovate, creating new technology and video processing solutions for the Pro AV industry, while never sacrificing the stability and ease of use. In PIXELHUE, the rental solution world now has a new major player. Our mission begins with the user experience and has the ultimate goal of providing users with the astoundingly real visual experience. PIXELHUE was born in 2017, mainly for the mid‐to‐high‐end rental market, focusing on the field of video processing. The brand and products have grown from nothing and have gradually become well known to the market and customers.
In 2019, we launched the first‐ generation F‐series video switchers and U3 console which were applied in hundreds of large‐scale projects and events in mainland China, such as CCTV Spring Festival Gala and Mid‐Autumn Festival Gala, as well as new product launches for well‐known companies.
We are committed to continuously polishing and optimizing products, collecting positive feedback and valuable suggestions from the market and clients, and achieving continuous improvement and qualitative leaps in product performance and stability.
Now we are very proud to release our very first media server – X400!
The X400 is a brand‐new professional media server engineered by PIXELHUE. Equipped with Intel’s latest‐generation processor, high‐performance server class motherboard and graphics card, multiple input and output cards, the X400 can drive up to 6x 4K or 24x 2K mosaic outputs from a single server unit, thus delivering unprecedented high performance to your various large‐scale events today. Built on the advanced graphics card to oﬀer remarkable hardware ‐decoding and rendering capabilities, the X400 easily realizes the hardware‐
decoding of 8K@60fps UHD videos and simultaneous smooth playback of multiple 4K@60fps videos. With the support for abundant video decoding formats, the X400 media server becomes the unparalleled video playback and processing solution for stage performances, large‐scale conferences, immersive exhibitions and more creative display applications.
The X400 is designed with 2 input card slots and 6 output card slots and can support up to 2x 4K input cards and 4x 4K output cards simultaneously, allowing you to easily select the desired I/O modules with various input and output connectors to satisfy your visual system requirements. The modular and plug‐in design also facilitates easy deployment and upgrade in the field, bringing more convenience and ease to your site applications.
Employing dual high‐speed SSD with dual OS, dual authorization mechanism and modular design, the X400 is undoubtedly the most robust and heavy‐duty solution for mission‐critical applications. Moreover, onsite playback and control are always stable thanks to dual redundant configuration and seamless switching guaranteed by the frame sync technology. Extra alarm and diagnostics functionalities further help to safeguard your live events.
The X400 media server has a built‐in multimedia playback software Pilot MS3, which is ideal for you to achieve your abundant creative ideas. Innovative irregular‐shaped slices, ultra‐ wide videos and flawless pixel‐to‐pixel display make a variety of dazzling visual eﬀects possible during spectacles or live events and let you fully unleash your wonderful ideas. Unlimited layers and programs, program jump and media collection playback, customized cross program playback, image quality adjustment, crossfade eﬀect and more powerful features help you easily and flexibly manage and control your event display.
Magnificent visualized design makes your operations convenient and the GUI can be customized by your preference. The media, inputs, layers, slices, real‐ time output preview and playback progress are all intuitive. You can see what the output will look like while the program is being edited. All our design considerations focus on shortening your learning curve and bringing you the maximum ease of use.