AWS Elemental Link UHD offers a configuration-free, cost-efficient way to securely and reliably transfer video to MediaLive for delivery to viewers. To use the device, you simply connect it to power, Ethernet, and a video source. Then you can control and monitor your AWS Elemental Link UHD device from anywhere you have access to the AWS Management Console. AWS Elemental Link improves the quality and reliability of your live video streams while reducing the cost and complexity of equipment that you need to operate on-premises.
Fast and easy setup
AWS Elemental Link UHD is shipped fully configured for your AWS Account. Simply connect the device to power, an IP network, and a video source (12G-SDI or HDMI 2.0). Once connected, Link automatically starts sending thumbnail images and is available as a source for MediaLive in the AWS Management Console, ready for live
Small and portable
Link UHD is a small, portable device with minimal power and cooling requirements. Weighing less than 2 lb (735 g), Link can travel wherever you need to connect live video to the cloud. Link is silent, and fanless operation and minimal heat generation make the device practical to use in low-noise environments like studios
Manage and monitor devices remotely
With AWS Elemental Link UHD, you control the entire live event workflow using the AWS Management Console. Because you can manage and monitor multiple devices anywhere in the world from a central point of control, you don’t need to send technical operators to event sites in order to set up and configure your live streams.
High video quality
Link UHD is designed to maximize the quality of video sent to the cloud and account for the unpredictable nature of network conditions. The device uses an
advanced video compression system that continuously adjusts to available bandwidth in order to deliver the best possible video under all network conditions
Delight viewers with HDR video
Delight your audience with brilliant picture quality using Link UHD, which supports up to 10 bit color depth for your video. Using Link UHD you can create high dynamic range (HDR) channels in MediaLive with HDR 10 and HLG video output