Chroma X Encoder / Decoder

Designed for Production, Contribution, and Collaboration

Chroma X Encoder / Decoder

Designed for Streaming Media in Production and Contribution

Streambox Chroma X is an encoder or decoder packaged as a small form factor device made available as a Hardware as a Service (HaaS) or Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) offering. Chroma X devices provide simplified workflows with real-time transport and creation of HD content even with HDR for post-production professionals, broadcasters, and enterprise organizations with high quality and minimal latency characteristics to offer reliable media streaming over different types of IP networks.


NEW Buy + Rent Program

 Purchase the hardware at a substantial discount and then ‘rent’ the software month-by-month. Pause or reinstate the monthly software subscription at any time


Ease of Use

Web Interface for 30 Minute Networking Setup and Use for Playout Management

Elimination of CapEX Costs

Rental of hardware only or hardware with Cloud infrastructure

Lower OpEX Networking Costs

Use Reliable Low Cost Public Internet and/or Fiber Networking for Remote Sessions

Key Features

ACT-L3/L5 Optimized Codec

Produce Highest Quality, Low Bandwidth, Minimal Latency Video

Low Delay Multi-Path

LDMP Networking Provides Reliable Video Transport Over Public Internet Networks and Over MPLS/Fiber Networks with Sub-Second Latency

Streambox Media Player

Software Media Player License Offers Flexible Playout of Live Streams

Cloud-Based Support

Encrypted Collaboration via Private Network or Streambox Cloud Services


Feature for reviewers to highlight areas of interest while describing the desired changes


Feature for project-based, remote, direct, real-time collaboration of content across multiple locations without reviewers needing a Cloud account

Secure End-to-End Encryption

In-Stream 128-bit Video Encryption to Protect Video Content from Unauthorized Viewer

One-to-One or One-to-Many

Software Media Player or Hardware Decoder Video Playout Options as a Point to Point or Use Cloud for Multi-Point Playout

Low Latency

500ms – 1 Second End-to-End Latency Over Fiber and Public Internet Networks

2K Use

Down-convert 2K DCI format

Robust Device

Robust compact implementation based on an Intel NUC computer with an i5 processor using the same Linux software as Chroma rackmount systems

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