Updated YoloBox  & YoloBox Pro and the Updated Top 10 Reasons Why We Love Them

The YoloLiv YoloBox and YoloBox Pro are great all in one production switchers, monitors and encoders.  These devices are some of the most exciting available in their niche right now, and are incredibly powerful while still at an affordable price point.  

On todays Videoguys Live Webinar we're breaking down the top ten reasons we love the YoloLiv YoloBox and YoloBox Pro.

Check out the webinar, below.

 

YoloLiv YoloBox

YoloBox V3.6.0

Latest Update Includes:

  • Three Bitrate Modes, and Bitrate Control
  • Updated Customization for Overlays & Scoreboards
  • Network test and speed delay
  • ​$899

We've done multiple webinars covering the YoloLiv YoloBox, and the power it can bring to your production with it's numerous features. 

Check out this previous webinar discussing the YoloLiv YoloBox:

YoloLiv YoloBox Pro

YoloBox Pro v1.0.8

Latest Update Includes:

  • Chroma Key
  • Monitor Mode
  • Comment Overlays
  • Updated Customization for Overlays 
    & Scoreboards
  • Birate Modes & Birate Control
  • Network Test & Speed Display 
  • $1,299

Check out our product spotlight for the YoloBox Pro 

This video gives a great overview of some of the features of YoloBox Pro which make it perfect for your advanced live production. 

We've also created a terrific unboxing to further aid in your YoloBox Pro live production, that runs down everything that is included in the box with this system. 

Comparing YoloBox Systems:

The YoloLiv YoloBox and YoloBox Pro both fit into very specific productions.  One system might be better than the other for certain productions.  

Check out this chart of some of the key differences between the units:

Check out our video detailing some of the main differences between these devices:

YoloBox is Great For:

  • Youth & High School Sports
  • Weddings, Funerals & Events
  • Social media- YouTube, Facebook
  • Education – teachers, plays, graduations
  • House of Worship – in the church or on the go
  • Corporate video – marketing, product sales, branding
  • YouTubers, Influencers and bloggers

Updated Ten Reasons we love the YoloBox and YoloBox Pro:

10. All-In-One Encoder, Switcher, Recorder, & Monitor:

Both the YoloBox and YoloBox Pro are versatile, portable solutions.  They function as on screen monitors, switchers for multiple cameras, and multi-destination encoders, all packed into a small tablet formfactor.  

9. Audio Inputs:

The YoloLiv YoloBox features a 3.5mm Line in, embedded audio via HDMI, and an onboard audio mixer.  The YoloBox Pro features an advanced audio mixer with even more control, as well as a 3.5mm mic in for additional flexibility. 

Check out this diagram of the audio inputs of both YoloBoxs. 

8. HDMI Pass Through:

Use your HDMI out port as a Monitor Out or Program Out!  YoloBox Pro users should also note that the Pro will also be getting a USB webcam program output as well which will be perfect for Zoom, Teams, or the Video Conferencing App of your choice. 

7. Stream to Multiple CDNs:

The YoloBox and YoloBox Pro can stream up to three destinations simultaneously.  This is a highly sought after feature, that many other encoders list as a premium feature.  These destinations include YouTube, Facebook, Twitch and a custom RTMP of your choice. 

6. On board graphics:

  • NEW! Custom Lower Thirds- Customize colors and captions
  • NEW! Scoreboard with Advanced Settings- Customize colors, team names, and add team logo
  • Game Clock Timer
  • Channel Bug- Customizable transparency and placement
  • YoloBox Pro also features PDF Display Capability via SD Card.

5. Chroma Key Capability​:

YoloBox Pro now allows for a professional chroma keying allowing green and blue screen productions to be carried out.  It features a great keying engine as well to fine tune your key. 

4. Easy Touch Screen Operation:

One of the best, most convenient feature of the YoloBox and YoloBox Pro is the touch screen.  Since this system is in a tablet form factor, with a touch screen similar to an iPad or tablet, anybody who has used a modern smart device can use YoloBox.  

In addition, there's a ton of screen real estate to get the job done.  YoloBox has a 7 inch touch screen, while YoloBox Pro has an 8 inch screen.  For outdoor use, YoloBox's brightness comes in at 350 nits, while the YoloBox Pro has a 400 nit brightness, which ensures even on the sunniest day sports and outdoor broadcasters will be able to see and control the screen.  

Lastly, speed is unparalleled when it comes to touch screen operation.  YoloBox features a Qualcomm 625 processor, and the YoloBox Pro features a 660 processor. 

3. Portable Solution:

For those using YoloBox on the go for your live productions, there is a 3 hour battery life!  Users should know that a USB camera device that pulls power from the source will drain some of this power, and they should plan accordingly.  It does help to use a USB camera with a power chord.  However, this is still a tremendously long power life, and the devices charge quickly!

2. Stream from anywhere with 4G LTE Sim Card, WiFi or Wired Internet:

  • Stream with cellular data with a sim card with a  predetermined service plan.  
  • Leverage Bonding with multiple signals by Installing Speedify on your YoloBox Pro

Check out this video from Aaron Parecki on how to install Speedify on your YoloBox Pro:

1. Android Devices with Constant updates from YoloLiv

Increase reliability​ and features for both YoloBox ​and YoloBox Pro, with constant updates from YoloLiv.  These updates are easy to run on your device, and pop up automatically upon powerup as they would on a standard Android device.

YoloBox Recent Software Updates:
YoloBox V3.6.0

Three Bitrate Modes & Bitrate Control

  • Includes Constant Quality, Variable Bitrate and Constant Bitrate
  • Set the bitrate from 2,000Kbps to 8,000Kbps

Updated Customization for Overlays & Scoreboards

  • Customize graphic overlays, edit fonts, size, and text/background colors to create a more professional on brand image

Network Test & Speed Display

  • Network speed indicator right on the box
  • Realtime network speed test

TECH NOTE: Updates will be available automatically upon powerup 
as they are released

YoloBox Pro Recent Software Updates:
YoloBox Pro v1.0.8

Chroma Key Now Available

  • The ability to superimpose one image over another or a video stream

Monitor Mode

  • YoloBox Pro now allows you to monitor, switch and record without streaming. You can also now reopen these projects after you close them

Comment Overlay

  • Users can now not only monitor comments, but also bring comments up live as lower thirds directly from your streams chat.  This is great for Q&A and live discussions
  • Customize template, transparency, font, size and color

Updated Customization for Overlays & Scoreboards

Birate Modes & Birate Control

Network Test & Speed Display 

  • Upcoming Features Include: Multiple Videos from SD Cards, USB Output
  • TECH NOTE: Updates will be available automatically upon powerup 
    as they are released

Use YoloBox With:

Users can use other devices to make their YoloBox or YoloBox Pro workflows even better. For example, users who wish to add more HDMI inputs can add the RGBlink mini or mini+.

Users can also take advantage of the USB or SD card storage option with storage solutions from Angelbird, ProGrade, LaCie and SanDisk Professional.

Check out the Webinar on YouTube HERE.

Learn more about YoloLIv HERE

 

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