Epiphan Pearl Nexus & Pearl Mini Which Pearl is Right for You?

On Today's Videoguys Live, James is comparing the Epiphan Pearl Mini to the brand new Pearl Nexus. He discusses each products feature set and giving you the information you need to decide which system is right for your use case. Tune in to learn more and check out the Epiphan Pearl Nexus. Available at Videoguys.com and In stock Now!!!!





Encoded Channels

3 × Full HD

3 × Full HD

Video Inputs

2 × HDMI | 1 × 3G SDI | 2 × USB

2 × HDMI | 1 × 3G SDI | 2 × USB

Audio Inputs

1 × 3.5mm
1 × RCA (stereo pair)

1 × 3.5mm
1 × RCA (stereo pair)

Network Inputs



Video Output

1 × HDMI

1 × HDMI


Up to 1080p (Full HD)

Up to 1080p (Full HD)


SD card (user supplied)
SATA M.2 SSD (user supplied)


Form Factor

Portable desktop model with 7″ touchscreen

1RU with detachable mounts


3.8lbs  10.25” × 6.75” × 2.37”

5.3lbs  19” × 7.5” × 1.75”

Epiphan Pearl Nexus

Designed with flexibility in mind, Nexus fits at the center of video workflows, seamlessly integrated with all the hardware and software used in professional AV environments.​ Nexus brings Pearl's feature set to those who design and integrate solutions for classrooms, courtrooms, presentation spaces etc. and require a 1 RU form factor.

  • 3-Input Video Recorder/Streamer/Switcher
  • SDI, HDMI, USB & NDI|HX Inputs
  • HDMI & RJ45 Outputs
  • 1 TB SSD Internal Storage
  • Combo XLR-1/4"/RCA/3.5mm Audio Inputs
  • HDMI Confidence Monitor Output
  • Stream Live over Ethernet
  • Detachable Rackmount Brackets

Epiphan Pearl Mini

Record, stream, and switch up to three full HD video inputs from HDMI, SDI, and USB sources with Pearl Mini™ – or take advantage of NDI|HX support.​ Use the giant touch screen or web-based interface, or access and operate the system from anywhere in the world with Epiphan Edge.​ Same Tech + 7 Inch Touch Screen!

  • 3-Input Video Production System
  • SDI and HDMI Inputs
  • Combo XLR-1/4" Inputs for Mic/Line Audio
  • Built-In 7-inch Touchscreen Monitor
  • HDMI Confidence Monitor/Multiview Output
  • Stream Live over Ethernet
  • 2-Channel Picture-in-Picture
  • Built-In Hardware-Accelerated Encoding
  • Record Video to SD Cards

Case Study​ - How MTSU unifies the learning experience with Pearl Mini

  • The MTSU AV team had a short time span for installing Pearl Mini, cameras, and mics. Working with Epiphan, they were able to make 428 rooms fully functional in just three months.
  • Pearl Mini makes recording and accessing lecture content a no-brainer for faculty and students. The one-touch system is intuitive and requires little training, allowing even the most inexperienced users to control the system with confidence.

Videoguys is Your Source for All Epiphan Pearl Systems
Call Us at 800-323-2325 or Visit Videoguys.com for More Info

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